Until recently, Marsa el-Alam was small, a fishing village located 220 km south of Hurghady. Since when in 2001 an airport was built in it, it started to develop at an extremely fast pace and it is supposed, that it will soon become as famous tourist resort as Sharm el-Sheikh or Hurghada.Marsa el-Alam is situated in an exceptionally beautiful place, near the Tropic of Cancer, where the Arabian Desert meets the Red Sea. Along the coast, over which lies Marsa el-Alam, fabulously colorful coral reefs stretch and the shores are covered with dense mangrove forests, giving this place, together with tropical palm trees, the character of a truly paradise garden.
This town is very popular among divers, who praise themselves extremely interesting, virgin dive sites, inhabited by colorful corals and flocks of dolphins that are easy to meet.
|» Aleksander the Great *****Object in the process of categorization, is waiting for a five-star certificate. The hotel architecturally refers to ancient Nubian buildings. Located on a sandy beach, golden beach 5 km from the airport.|
|» Badawia Resort ****Four-star facility according to local categorization, located right next to the beach approx 19 km from the airport in Marsa Alam. It is a place with a nice and family atmosphere, perfect especially for divers.|
|» Kahramana ****The hotel architecturally refers to the ancient Nubian buildings. It is situated on the beautiful sandy beach of Blondie Beach, remote 40 km from the center of the town of Marsa el-Alam .|
|» Solaya Club ****The hotel is situated on the sandy shore of the Red Sea, 5 km from the airport. It has large sports facilities, including. 2 swimming pools and 2 Tennis courts illuminated in the evening.|
|» Solitaire ***A three-star facility according to local categorization. The hotel is situated in a very quiet place, perfect for fans of deep diving and swimming with ABC equipment.|