Vacation Rentals in Egypt

Vacation Rentals in Egypt

Vacation rentals in Egypt

Holiday in the land of the pharaohs

Egypt is one of the most popular holiday destinations due to its cultural and scenic diversity. The number of holiday accommodations is correspondingly large. Culture lovers looking for a holiday apartment, an apartment or a vacation rental will find what they are looking for, especially in the large centres of Alexandria, Luxor and the capital Cairo. Beach holidaymakers get their money's worth in a vacation rental in water sports centres such as Sharm el Sheikh, Hurghada, Marsa Alam or Ras Ghareb on the Red Sea. Alternatively, contemplative Mediterranean towns such as El-Hamam and Sidi Abd El-Rahman offer themselves.

Holidays in Egypt

Travelers and Activities

Holidays between culture and beach holidays

In Egypt, both bathing holidaymakers and culture lovers get their money's worth. Set up camp on the Red Sea and take exciting diving trips to the colourful coral world off the coast. It is not for nothing that the region around the Sinai Peninsula is considered one of the most beautiful diving spots in the world. Culture lovers, on the other hand, dive into Egypt's more than 6,000-year history and visit monuments such as the Cheops Pyramid, the Sphinx of Giza and the temples of Karnak, Luxor and Abu Simbel.

Things to know

Best travel time

Thanks to different climatic influences, Egypt is always worth a visit. While the conditions for a beach holiday in the Mediterranean are best between May and September, a diving holiday in the Red Sea is suitable all year round. Those who attach great importance to peace and quiet can book their vacation rental there for the months of March and April. Adventure vacationers planning a round trip or a longer desert tour book their accommodation for the periods between February and April as well as October and November.

The ancient Egyptians slept on solid stone pillows.

Top 3 travel tips

1. Discover the secrets of Egyptian cuisine

In order to enjoy genuine Egyptian cuisine, you should keep your eyes open for a "genuine" Egyptian restaurant away from the tourist hotspots. You should definitely try the grilled meat rolls of mutton (Kufta), the Egyptian lentil soup (Shorbets Ads) and the noodle cake with syrup and nuts (Kunafa).

2. Take a trip to Cairo

Anyone who has even a rudimentary interest in culture cannot avoid a visit to Cairo with all its historical sights and the bazaar. There are also museums worth discovering such as the Egyptian Museum and the Museum of Islamic Art.

3. Discover the beauty of the desert

Do you want to experience a real adventure on your holiday? Then go on a jeep safari in the Sahara, visit a Bedouin village, ride camels and enjoy the sunset with a real Egyptian barbecue.

FAQs: Vacation Rentals in Egypt

On average, how much do vacation rentals in Egypt cost?

We can see from last year that Egypt had an average price of $131 per night, a relatively high one compared to the countries in Africa.

During which months are vacation rentals cheaper in Egypt?

Those who want to save as much as possible travel to Egypt in April, May, or June, which are the months that offer the most discount, with average prices of $111, $121, and $124 per night, respectively, based on the previous year.

When does the price of vacation rentals in Egypt go up the most?

Last year, the month that had the highest annual average in Egypt was July, with an average price of $141 per night. This was followed by August, with an average of $140, and then February, with $140.

Is Egypt a good location for a last-minute getaway?

Considering the data observed last year, it is an excellent country for a vacation at the last minute, since it has an average annual availability of 67%, which is comparatively high.

What are the best months for a spontaneous getaway?

Last year, the months with the largest number of available properties of the year in Egypt were February, March and April, with average availabilities of 74%, 74%, and 72%, respectively.

During which months is it more difficult to find available vacation rentals?

According to data from last year, the months when it is most difficult to find accommodation in Egypt are, in order, December (with 60% of available rentals), January (62%), and November (63%). However, it's not necessary to worry because even during the busiest months the booking availability average is 62%. It will therefore be effortless to find your dream vacation rental no matter the time of year.

Are there many vacation rentals in Egypt?

In Egypt we have a comprehensive catalog of approximately 7,300 properties, with options of all kinds, thanks to our 11 local and international providers.

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