THE GRAND RESORT **** – Hurgada
Date: 17.06.2021 – 24.06.2021
Duration: 7 days
Flight: flight from Ljubljana
Service: all inclusive
Price: from 440 € per person
LOCATION: The 828-room hotel is built in the Moorish style. It is separated from its sister hotel THE GRAND HOTEL by a road and GRAND MALL, which complements the hotel’s offer with various restaurants, cafes, bars, shops and entertainment options. The beach, which is also used by guests of THE GRAND HOTEL, is about 250 meters away. The center of Hurghada is about 10 km away and a free shuttle bus (with reservation) is organized daily. Transfer time from the airport about 20 minutes.
EQUIPMENT: The tastefully furnished reception area has a reception, a guest information point and a bar open 24 hours a day (fees apply). The facility has two main restaurants, three a la carte restaurants, five additional restaurants in the center of the Grand Mall and various bars. The hotel has a well-equipped conference room. The inviting pool area includes three freshwater pools and two children’s pools, of which one large and one children’s pool are heated in winter. Next to the pool complex there are sun terraces, two snack bars, a restaurant and a Pergola bar. Club Orange serves tea and coffee. Free parasols, sun loungers and mats by the pool and on the beach at THE GRAND HOTEL. Bath towels are provided in the room in a handy beach bag. In the adjacent passage of GRAND MALL, in addition to restaurants, there is also an internet café, billiards and a mini market (all at an additional cost).
ROOMS: All rooms are comfortably equipped with shower, toilet, hairdryer, mini fridge, satellite TV, telephone, safe, air conditioning (seasonal) and have a balcony or terrace. The standard room (DSB) faces the interior (hotel back), overlooking the road. The Deluxe Room (DZX) is the same as the standard room and offers views of the pool or garden. The Junior Suite (DZJ / EZJ) is larger and offers views of the pool or garden. The Grand Suite (DSD) has a living area and a bedroom separated by a door or optically separate. The family room (FZ3 / FZ4 / FZ5) offers, in addition to the standard equipment, an additional bedroom separated by a connecting door. When booking standard rooms, deluxe rooms, junior and grand suites (2 adults and up to 2 children or 3 adults): double bed and extra beds.
SPORTS AND ENTERTAINMENT: International animation, pool games, table tennis and evening shows throughout the day. In the Grand Mall against payment of massage and billiards. At THE GRAND HOTEL for a fee: sauna, jacuzzi, fitness center, tennis courts with hard surface and lighting, diving school Euro Divers.
ALL INCLUSIVE: The hotel offers an all-inclusive service with buffet breakfast, lunch and dinner, a variety of snacks and local soft and alcoholic drinks between 10 am and midnight (served in glasses).
FOOD AND DRINK: Breakfast selection: A rich breakfast buffet at Marrakesh and Mahara Restaurants. Marrakesh Restaurant also offers a brunch. Lunch offer: buffet with a variety of dishes in the Mahara restaurant. The Nigma Restaurant serves pasta and pizza. Dinner: International buffet dinner at Mahara and Marrakesh restaurants. Oriental dishes served at Nigma Restaurant (by reservation).
Additional a la carte restaurants in the GRAND MALL passage:
• AVANTI – pizzeria
• MOUNT – Lebanese restaurant
• MUMBAI – Indian restaurant
• RADICCHIO – Italian restaurant
• FISH – offer of fish dishes
• XXL STEAK HOUSE – steak offer
Opening hours between 6pm and 9pm. Reservation required at the hotel reception between 10 am and 8 pm. In the restaurants in the Grand Mall all drinks and some dishes are at an additional cost. Free drinks and food for a fee at the Blue Horizon Bar on the beach.
IN RESTAURANTS, SUITABLE WARDROBE IS DESIRABLE.
IT IS MANDATORY TO WEAR AN ALL INCLUSIVE BRACELET.
DETAILED INFORMATION ABOUT THE ALL INCLUSIVE PROGRAM, BAR AND RESTAURANT HOURS AND SERVICES AVAILABLE AGAINST PAYMENT (e.g. FRESH PRESSED FRUIT JUICE, COFFEE SPECIALTIES, MINI BARMETERA). CERTAIN SPECIAL DISHES AND DRINKS IN A LA CARTE RESTAURANTS WITH ADDITIONAL PAYMENT. ALL A LA CARTE RESTAURANTS WITH PRIOR RESERVATION.
THE HOTEL HOTEL RESERVES THE RIGHT TO CHANGE.
To enter Egypt, a negative PCR test in English and a passport valid for 6 months from the date of entry into Egypt is required.
CURRENTLY APPLICABLE CONDITIONS OF ENTRY INTO EGYPT
From 1 September 2020, all passengers arriving in Egypt must present a negative certificate of the result of the PCR test for COVID-19, performed in the country of origin, not older than 72 hours.
The test for the presence of SARS-CoV-2 virus must be performed by PCR at an appropriate and credible organization, the result must be in English.
Children up to the age of 5.99 do not need the test.
Only passengers arriving at Sharm El-Sheikh, Tabo, Hurghada and Marsa Alam airports can take the PCR test on arrival at one of the mentioned airports (the test is performed by a representative of the Egyptian Ministry of Health, price 30 USD).
Passengers can leave the airport immediately after the PCR test and head to the booked hotel. The hotels will be quarantined in separate rooms for guests who are positive for COVID-19 and cover all costs of accommodation, food and soft drinks until their departure.
CURRENTLY APPLICABLE CONDITIONS OF RETURN TO SLOVENIA
Upon return to Slovenia, the person will be sent to quarantine. Quarantine can be terminated on the fifth day after referral with a negative rapid antigen test.
If a person submits any of the following certificates, he is not quarantined:
– negative PCR test not older than 48 hours after swab collection. The test can be performed at The Central Laboratory in Hurghada Altaelim Street, an organization recognized by the Institute of Microbiology and Immunology and the NLZOH as appropriate. Price $ 30.00.
– positive PCR test aged between 21 days and 6 months
– a doctor’s certificate that the person has had COVID-19 and no more than 6 months have passed since the onset of symptoms
– proof of vaccination against COVID-19
– Biontech / Pfizer has received at least 7 days since receiving the second dose of the vaccine
– the manufacturer Moderna has received at least 14 days since receiving the second dose of the vaccine
– AstraZenec has received at least 21 days since receiving the first dose of the vaccine
– a negative result of a rapid SARSCoV-2 virus antigen test, not older than 24 hours after swab collection, performed in a Member State of the European Union. The test can be performed at the airport in Ljubljana before the passport control. Price 30.00 EUR.