Old Cataract Hotel in Aswan

Before boarding our Nile Cruise, we spent a night at the Old Cataract Hotel in Aswan. This is a grand hotel over one hundred years old, and preserves the elegance of the era in which it was built.

View of the garden from our room.

The dining room.

Hallway to the lobby.

The pool and hotel.

View across the river from our room.

View up river from the hotel.

Terrace for afternoon tea and watching sunsets.

Our magnificent room.

Grown up Nancy back at the Old Cataract.

The classy clientele of the Old Cataract.