hotelboat & cruise

The Dahabeyah “Giraffa”

The Giraffa mentioned in Edwads Novel “A thousand miles up to the Nile”, was built in 1840.

It is one of the longest authentic Dahabeyahs which is still surviving on the Nile today.

The boat was totally rebuilt and provides a modern comfort including AC in all cabins and the salon.

"Giraffa" is 50 meter long and can accommodate 18 guests. All cabins and the salon are on the first deck the 150 qm sun deck allows you an unforgettable view over the ancient monuments of Luxor.

Our Nile-hotel is situated on the west bank opposite Luxor Temple.

It has 8 double rooms with private Bathroom and one Suite “Captain’s Cabin”.

We offer a 24 h service based on B&B.

Double Cabin with private Bathroom and Breakfast               50 €

Captain’s Cabin with private Bathroom and Breakfast            70 €