Located Within The Year-Round Resort Destination Of Soma Bay On Egypt?S Red Sea Riviera, La Residence Des Cascades Has Been Created To Serve The Dedicated Golfer As Well As To Provide Unparalleled Thalasso-Therapy And Wellness Facilities In The Region. Positioned On The Highest Point Of The Soma Bay Peninsula, La Residence Des Cascades Boats Panoramic Sea Views From All Sides. The Resort Sits At The Center Of The Championship Golf Course Called The Cascades Designed By Gary Player. The 18 Hole Course Combines The Best Of Links And Desert Courses. The Hotel Also Houses Les Thermes Marins Des Cascades, One Of The Largest And Best Equipped Thalasso-Therapy Centres In The World. The Excellence And Completeness Of Its Facilities With The Temperance Of Soma Bay's Weather, Make The Resort An Ideal Resort To Revitalize Body And Mind. Additional Information The Cascades Golf: La Residence is located at the center of a dramatic golf course which combines the best of links and desert features. The Cascades Championship Golf Course is designed by Gary Player, one of the Big Three (along with Jack Nicklaus & Arnold Palmer). The 18 hole, par 72 course has lush green fairways that contrast dramatically with the rugged desert and the clear blue waters of the surrounding sea. Adjacent to the course, is a 9 hole, par 3 Golf Academy Course, also designed by Gary Player. It offers both the beginner and the more advanced golfer the opportunity to practice a variety of shots with emphasis on the short game. There are also extensive practice facilities, including a 60 bay driving range, and several putting and pitching practice greens. Individual and group tuition by PGA Golf Professionals is also available.Hairdresser and Spa against charge. The beach is 3 minutes away with a free shuttle bus to the private beach. Directions The hotel is a 45-minute drive from the airport. Bus: Minibuses go to Hurghada: they wait outside the airport and only leave once full (journey time - 45 minutes). Taxi: Regular taxis and tourist taxis (which charge double the fare) also operate from the airport. An airport transfer service can be arranged upon request, subject to charges. Location Information The resort is located within the exclusive holiday destination of Soma Bay, which features some of the most beautiful sandy beaches of the Red Sea, year-round sunshine and is conveniently located just 45 kms from Hurghada International Airport. The resort sits at the center of 18-hole championship Golf course designed by Gary Player. Rooms Information La Residence des Cascades has 211 comfortable and graciously appointed guest rooms plus 39 luxurious suites, all with views of the sea and the Cascades Championship Golf Course. All rooms include a large bathroom with a bathtub and separate shower. Standard amenities include a private balcony, satellite TV, mini-bar, mini-safe, air-conditioning, electronic door locks and easy access to the Internet. A limited number of rooms are equipped for handicap use. La Residence also offers a number of luxurious one and two bedroom suites with spectacular views of the Cascades Golf Course and the sea. Most suites can be combined with a connecting room to form two or theree bedroom apartment complexes.