Egypt – Set Against the Historic Backdrop of the Mighty Pyramids of Giza, Marriott Hotels Makes a Landmark Debut

Marriott Hotels, part of Marriott International, makes a landmark debut steps away from the Great Pyramids of Giza, one of the Seven Wonders of the World. The company announced the rebranding of the legendary Mena House, a historic palace which has played host to Kings and Emperors. Heads of State and celebrities for over 130 years, further enhancing Marriott International’s formidable presence in Egypt.

“This is a significant moment and a milestone in our journey, a milestone that I am personally very excited about,” said Alex Kyriakidis, President and Managing Director, Middle East and Africa, Marriott International. “With our long history in the country, a strong footprint and a robust pipeline, Egypt continues to be a strategic growth market and key to our success in the region. Marriott Hotels has consistently pushed the boundaries to create experiences that inspire our guests. We are excited to welcome Mena House into our portfolio and offer guests a unique brand experience in this iconic location.”

Set amidst 40 acres of verdant gardens, this stunning hotel offers 331 plush rooms and suites offering spectacular views of the mighty Giza Pyramids and the surrounding lush greenery. Guests can savor refreshing al fresco dining at 139 Pavilion, the hotel’s all day dining venue while soaking in breathtaking views of the Pyramids, indulge in an authentic Italian lunch at Alfredo or relax with freshly brewed coffee or herbal infusions at the Sultan Lounge. Either way, the dining experience at Marriott Mena House, Cairo is bound to be truly memorable.

Leisure facilities include an outdoor heated pool, a Health Club and a Spa. The hotel also offers over 1400 square meters of elegantly appointed indoor meeting spaces and over 8700 square meters of sprawling outdoor venues, ideal for gala receptions, elaborate weddings as well as intimate gatherings.

Boldly transforming itself for mobile and global travelers who blend work and play, Marriott Hotels inspires brilliance leading the industry with innovations. At Marriott Mena House, Cairo, guests can now experience the ease of mobile check in and enjoy an elevated guest experience through Mobile Guest Services, seamlessly delivered with the warm and professional Marriott Hotels service and standards, for which the brand has come to be globally renowned.

With its mesmerizing location, signature services and bespoke experiences, a stay at the hotel promises to be a journey that will inspire new insights and make travel more enriching.

What is more, guests of the hotel can now enroll in Marriott International’s award-winning loyalty program, Marriott Rewards® which allows them to link their account with Starwood Preferred Guest® and enjoy more value, more choice and more access across the portfolio. Existing members can enjoy their member benefits at this exciting new location. For more details or to enroll please log on to

Marriott International currently operates 19 hotels with over 7000 rooms in Egypt across 7 brands including JW Marriott, The Ritz-Carlton, Le Meridien, Marriott Hotels, Renaissance Hotels, Sheraton, and Westin. The company continues to see a robust pipeline of over 1600 rooms under development over the next 3-5 years.

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