Resort Spotlight: El Gouna, Egypt 🌴
Golf News Editor Nick Bayly, alongside his family, recently had the pleasure of a week-long stay at the Steigenberger Golf & Hotel Resort in El Gouna. This purpose-built holiday destination is situated on the sandy shores of Egypt’s Red Sea. The location boasts cloudless skies and a gentle breeze, creating an idyllic backdrop for pristine and uncrowded fairways.
El Gouna, a modern resort town, offers more than just beautiful beaches and crystal-clear waters. It’s a paradise for golfers and kite surfers alike, with its well-maintained golf courses and perfect wind conditions for kite surfing.
Upon arrival at the Steigenberger Golf & Hotel Resort, guests are immediately greeted by the sight of lush green fairways contrasted against the desert landscape and the azure Red Sea. The resort is a haven for those seeking relaxation and adventure in equal measure.
The golf course is a key highlight of the resort. With its uncrowded fairways, golfers can enjoy a leisurely game under the cloudless Egyptian sky. The gentle breeze from the Red Sea adds an extra challenge to each swing, making the game exciting for both beginners and seasoned players.
But the fun does not stop at golf. The resort is also a hotspot for kite surfers. The consistent wind conditions and vast open sea make it an ideal location for this thrilling water sport. It’s a common sight to see the sky dotted with colorful kites as surfers glide and flip over the waves.
In addition to these outdoor activities, the Steigenberger offers luxurious accommodations and top-notch facilities. Guests can unwind in spacious rooms with stunning views of the golf course or the sea. The resort also boasts several dining options, serving a variety of cuisines to suit every palate.
Despite being a purpose-built holiday destination, El Gouna has a charm that feels authentic and unforced. The resort town is beautifully designed, with its lagoons and architecture that blends seamlessly with the natural surroundings.
El Gouna also takes pride in its commitment to sustainability. The town uses clean energy sources and implements waste management systems to minimize its environmental impact. This dedication to preserving its natural beauty makes a vacation in El Gouna not just enjoyable, but also responsible.
In conclusion, the Steigenberger Golf & Hotel Resort in El Gouna offers a unique blend of relaxation, adventure, luxury, and sustainability. Whether you are a golf enthusiast, a kite surfer, or simply someone seeking a tranquil getaway, El Gouna promises an unforgettable holiday experience. It truly is a gem on the sandy shores of Egypt’s Red Sea.