Cairo Marriott Hotel

The Cairo Marriott Hotel is a large hotel located in the Zamalek district on Gezira Island, situated on the Nile, and just west ofDowntown CairoEgypt. The central section was once the Gezirah Palace built for the Khedive Isma’il Pasha in 1869. The Palace and site was converted to a hotel by Marriott International into a modern hotel. The Cairo Marriott Hotel is one of thetallest buildings in Cairo.

General information
Status Complete
Type Hotel
Location DubaiUnited Arab Emirates
Coordinates 25.141975°N 55.186147°ECoordinates25.141975°N 55.186147°E
Construction started 1994
Completed 1999
Opening December 1999
Cost USD $ 650 million[1]
Architectural 321.0 m (1,053 ft)[2]
Technical details
Floor count 60[2]
Lifts/elevators 18[2]
Design and construction
Architect Tom Wright of Atkins
Developer Jumeirah
Other information
Number of rooms 202[2]