For business or pleasure, when in Sharm El Sheikh book your stay at the fabulous Shores Amphoras Hotel. This delightful 4 star resort is in a protected bay on Um El Seid Cliff overlooking the spectacular coral reefs of the Red Sea with beautifully landscaped gardens, and numerous lagoons and water-ways. Just 5 minutes from the old town of Sharm El Sheikh, the areas' diving marina and the chic nightspots of Naama Bay with its varied selection of bars, restaurants, cafes, bazaars and nightclubs, the Shores Amphoras Hotel offers 484 comfortable twin guestrooms and chalet family rooms that exceed all expectations! Sharm El Sheikh International Airport is 18 km from the hotel. Local Tips: The small Tiran Island is a marvellous area for snorkelling. The island itself does not have much more than sand, but the surrounding waters are filled with terrific reef in shallow waters. Please note: Rates and conditions are not valid for Egyptian passport holders. FACILITIES: Food, drink and entertainment: Bed and Breakfast accommodation with an option for All Inclusive. The main restaurant offers an assorted buffet for breakfast, lunch & dinner with different theme nights and delicious Oriental dishes and barbequed items. The Mermaid Seafood Restaurant and Lounge serves a la carte fare on the beach with amazing sunsets and live entertainment, and the Bella Vista Restaurant offers Italian specialties situated next to a romantic waterfall. Bars include the Cabana Bar on the beach for snacks, pastries, and light meals, the Palm and Splash Bars by the pool, a friendly lobby bar for hot and cold beverages, soft drinks, fresh juices, and alcoholic beverages throughout the day. In addition to all this the Coco Loco Disco is a perfect spot for a night-cap to dance the night away, the Panorama Café has superb panoramic view over the entire beachfront area and the majestic sea along with live entertainment and the Layalina Café oozes ethnicity with water pipes and Arabic music. Be sure not to miss the Egyptian folklore shows including Belly dancing. Sports, games and activities: Six swimming pools (including two natural rock-formation pools), Jacuzzi, kid's pool, 200 m private coral beach, beach volleyball, racquet ball, tennis, squash, aqua gym, water polo, Billiard room, table tennis, gym, Zen Zone Spa wellness centre with a range of classic facials, range of massages (Swedish, Thai and Pharaonic), exotic body wraps, and scrubs, indoor Jacuzzi, Sauna, steam room, dedicated children's corner and a mini-entertainment club. The Grand Blue dive centre offers diving courses, trips and snorkelling with special recommendations for the renowned diving site Amphoras. Christmas Eve and New Year's gala meals available at the Shores Aloha with supplement. Please note that the hotel will be covering the European cup matches from 8th June to 01st July 2012 and the Olympics from the 27th July to 12th August 2012. They will have large screen in the Brasserie Bar. Additional: 24-hour reception with 24 hour check-in and check-out, multilingual staff, all rooms air conditioned, currency exchange, guest relations office, laundry service, VIP honeymoon treatment, shopping arcade with ATM, pharmacy, photo shop, souvenir shop, mini market, perfume shop, jewellery shop, hair dresser, diving shop, baby beds and baby chairs, extra beds, beach towels, 24 room service, pets not permitted, complimentary shuttle bus service to Naama Bay is available twice per day(reservation one day in advance) , shuttle but to airport (with charge), limousine service (with charge), car rental, parking for 40 spaces, elegant and spacious conference rooms with audio-visual and business equipment. On entry into Egypt, guests must obtain a visitors visa at the port of entry; the fee is £14 (subject to change).