Standing on the site of the historic Semiramis Hotel, Semiramis InterContinental Cairo is a symbol of modern style. Located in the heart of the city centre, facing the River Nile, the hotel is close to the Egyptian Museum, the Cairo Opera House and the Cairo Tower. The Citadel, Old Cairo, downtown shops and commercial centre are nearby. Semiramis is Cairo's premier hotel situated on the Nile. The Semiramis is in walking distance from the major shopping, commercial and business centers, the Egyptian Museum and the Cairo Opera House.