n 1984 opened by late Hassan Mohamed Ali, in 1999 renovated and extended by his son Refat. hotel pharahos Clean house with one indoor and one outdoor restaurant (max. 65/100 guests), large garden terrace with a lot of greenery, special lightened reading corners and a billiard table. The sun beds at the spacious roof terrace invite you not only for a sun bath, but also a magnificent view up to the mountains, to the Habu Temple and over the agricultural land to the Colossi of Memnon. During the excavation season in the winter months the hotel frequently is booked by international archaeologists. Therefore it also is called by the ancient name Per Äa (big house) from which the word pharaoh was adapted. 29 rooms (double and triple) with private bathroom and air condition. Additional beds for children available on request. Five rooms have the entrance from the roof terrace. No telephone, television or radio in the rooms. If needed you will find a local telephone in the reception.