Ain Sokhna is the nearest resort town to Cairo: less than an hour’s drive from the capital’s crowded streets and noise will have you at the fascinating and tranquil Red Sea.
Located on KM36 on Suez Road (take a left after Ain Sokhna Gate) and few kilo meters after Stella Di Mare, you will find Jaz Little Venice; one of the best resorts in Sokhna by all means.
Jaz Little Venice is a serene and charming five-star boutique hotel that contains 120 well-furnished rooms, swimming pools, a gym, two bars and a 9-hole golf course.The hotel is as swanky as they come: once you enter the lobby, you will notice the elegant decorations and the cosy, welcoming ambiance.
Prices at Jaz Little Venice are not low but not drastically high either compared to the other hotels in Ain Sokhna (including Mövenpick and Porto Sokhna): half-board accommodation in a double room costs 650 LE while a single room costs 550LE, and a suite costs 1400LE. The hotel is currently offering a special price of 325LE for half-board accommodation, valid until April 20th, 2011.
There are three swimming pools in the centre of the resort, two for adults and one for children. Both pools are heated, which means you can swim even in the cold winter months. The beach at Jaz Little Venice is a little far from the hotel; so they helpfully provides golf carts with drivers to drive you to and from the beach.There is also a bar on the beach if you ever feel thirsty.
The hotel’s rooms are very neat and spacious with an amazing view of the green gardens all over the resort and the swimming pools. Each room has a balcony and is fully equipped with a plasma TV featuring satellite channels, individually controlled air conditioning, a coffee maker and a hair dryer, among others luxuries. Room service is available 24/7, and free Wi-Fi is provided throughout the resort for those who like to stay connected.
The resort has a very elegant café called Terrazina, which opens from 10PM to 1AM and serves hot and cold drinks. If you feel like exercising, the resort also has a small yet well-equipped gym.
Breakfast is served from 7AM to 10:30AM, an open buffet serving some of the usual breakfast dishes such as a cheese platter, yoghurt and eggs, alongside juice and tea. Dinner is served from 6:30PM to 9:30PM, also an open buffet serving rice, macaroni, meat and fried fish, among other dishes, as well as various types of desserts like jelly and om ali. There are also cooking stations, where chefs will make your choice of eggs for breakfast or pasta for dinner with whatever ingredients you would like.
Check-in is at 2PM, but you may be able to check in earlier if it isn’t too crowded. Although check out time is technically noon, you don’t have to leave immediately; instead, you can submit the room keys and spend the rest of the day on the beach.
We also advise you to bring your own beverages with you if you’d like to save money; as a bottle of water or a can of Pepsi will set you back 12LE.To contact Jaz Little Venice for reservation, call 016-6677057 / 011-6110704 / 011-6110705 / 011-6065866 or the hotline 16416 and for queries and reservation you can send e-mails to Rooms Division Manager at firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com . For more information or online booking, check their website http://www.jaz.travel/