It’s wedding season, and we all know what that means – that it’s also honeymoon season. Egyptians often seek far and distant locations to celebrate their newlywed status, traveling to the beaches of Bali or to the myriad of streets around Italy.
But did you know that Egypt is not only home to gorgeous environments, but also has top quality accommodation in these locations too? There’s more than a handful of these beautiful homes – located by the beach, on the Nile, or surrounded by trees. In these homes, you can fully immerse yourself and your lover in the culture and romance that Egypt has to offer.
Check out these 10 Airbnb homes with all-year-round friendly weather that you can book and stay at for your honeymoon. And don’t forget to act quickly, because these high-demand rentals get booked fast!
This motor yacht is quite a unique way to spend your honeymoon. You and your partner don’t have to go out of your way to try all sorts of outdoors experience – from fishing to snorkeling to daily tours between the Red Sea islands, and more. Your stay will be assisted with two crew members – a boat captain and a cook. They will provide hospitality and top-notch service quality. The cook will prepare your meal with the fish you catch that day. Oh, and there’s Wi-Fi.
Price: $711/night per couple.
Nothing shouts romantic getaway like a secluded bungalow by the sea. This Airbnb rental is a room in a resort, and is situated between the Red Sea with a backyard of green and tropical gardens. The apartment is hosted by Panorama Bungalows Resort, which means that you can get an all-inclusive offer with breakfast, lunch, dinner and drinks for $15 extra a night.
The location is in the heart of El Gouna – being a quick 5-minute walk from El Gouna Downtown with plenty of nightlife and daytime activities to do. There’s also a pool table in the lobby, a swimming pool, beach restaurants with freshly cooked food, bars, and a lot more.
Price: $175 per person per night.
Wake up to a One-of-a-Kind View (Luxor)
Sneak away for a week in this comfortable apartment situated in Ramla Nile Street (West Bank), overlooking the Nile River and the Luxor Temple. This Airbnb apartment is placed directly by the Nile, and is only a walking distance away from plenty of monuments in Luxor. You can cycle to different areas or take a car.
This Airbnb place is special because it comes with housekeeping and a private chef that can cook breakfast, lunch and dinner for you. This host can also help you arrange sightseeing tours in and around Luxor. They have a private car with a driver, as well as an English-speaking Egyptologist guide.
And there’s more! The apartment comes with a garden and a rooftop terrace that has lounge sofas and a large outdoors Kitchen & BBQ area with Luxor fields and mountains behind you. There’s Wi-Fi and a coffee machine too, so you can get the day started right!
Price: $33/night per couple.
There’s living in Cairo, and then there’s living by the pyramids, Cairo. Stay in this cozy little apartment with contemporary meets orient furnishing for a couple of days. You will be completely enamored by the view of the Pyramids, and will feel comfortable cuddling up on the couch as the sun sets from any room.
This place is also special because it contains a sparkling Jacuzzi aka a hot tub that you can relax in after a long day of exploring the city. This Airbnb host also offers a driver (his name is Bob) who is extremely helpful and also acts as a tour guide upon request.
Price: $50/night per couple.
Studio Apartment in Delta Sharm (Sharm El Sheikh)
Travel to this newly renovated studio apartment in Sharm El Sheikh for a couple of days for your honeymoon for a serene experience. This location is situated in the middle of everything – from large swimming pools to nearby supermarkets, restaurants, gym and spa, bars and more.
The studio is flooded with natural sunlight and has a cozy balcony that opens to a tropical garden so that you and your partner can sleep soundlessly. For adventure, there are several diving & snorkeling around the area which you can get to easily.
Price: $27/night per couple.
Stay in this gorgeous penthouse for your honeymoon with your partner for a week to recharge your life. While this Airbnb apartment has 2 bedrooms, we still think it’s quite the choice and worthy of the honeymoon list.
This unique beachfront penthouse is located in the heart of Asalah District of Dahab, only minutes walk away from the touristic walkway that is the Eel Garden, and 5 minutes away from the Al Asalah Supermarket.
This location is great for a great view of the sunrise, relaxing on the hammock on the terrace or lounging on the chaise lounge. The host is great enough to leave snorkels, speakers and a hairdryer so that your stay at the Airbnb is at most comfort. There’s also Netflix so you can chill.
Price $59/night per couple.
You couldn’t imagine waking up to this view, could you? Well, you no longer have to imagine. It’s real, and it’s right in a little town called Dahab in the Sinai Peninsula.
This cozy beachfront apartment has a full view of the Red Sea with a background of the red desert mountains. You and your partner can enjoy the quiet of the Eel Garden and can try diving at one of Sinai’s most treasured diving spots. The apartment is close to Dahab’s streets of local shops, restaurants, coffee shops, and bars. There are also numerous activities to indulge in, such as swimming, surfing, kitesurfing, snorkeling, and diving.
You’d have to figure out a way to feed yourselves, by buying groceries at a nearby supermarket, eating at local restaurants, or buying takeout. The house comes with free Wi-Fi and is in a superb location by being close to Asalah Square, only a 5-minute walk away.
You and your partner will definitely enjoy the space and kick off the start of your marriage with a sunset on the private terrace overlooking the Red Sea. And make use of the BBQ grill in the private terrace while you’re at it!
Price: $79/night per couple.
Indulge in your new marriage with a comfortably lush stay in this spacious Airbnb apartment in El Gouna. Both interior and exterior parts of the apartment are furnished to high standards, with a fully equipped black granite American kitchen bar and a washing machine – and free Wi-Fi.
This elegant apartment has a large air-conditioned bedroom and a balcony with the view of sea-meets-desert. You can treat yourself to the gym, spa, nearby restaurants, and bars, or enjoy a quiet evening in the rooftop relaxation zone of the Airbnb apartment.
The host is nice enough to arrange a pick-up at the Hurghada Airport (which is approx. 23 km away from the location) at an additional fee.
Price: $42/night per couple.
Start your happily ever after at Water Slide (El Gouna)
This gorgeous apartment is located in one of El Gouna’s affluent compounds, Water Side. The apartment comes with a terrace, a bedroom and a living room – all with breathtaking views of the lagoon, and swimming pool. Step outside, and you can dip into the large infinity pool right outside the apartment, or go outside to the terrace with a garden and enjoy the marvelous view of El Gouna.
You and your partner can enjoy the free access that comes with this stay to lagoons and beaches located in Sliders, just a 3-minute walk away from the apartment. The Sliders Cable Park features several water parks and activities as well as a bar, swimming pool, lagoon beach, and more.
Staying here, you’d be close to El Gouna’s Marina and Downtown. Or you can stay in and enjoy the free Wi-Fi.
Price: $70/night per couple.