Port Ghalib: The secret Red Sea resort

Port Ghalib is a lavish resort situated along Egypt’s stunning Red Sea and is known for its exotic mood of the past and luxury lifestyle of the present.

Situated just two minutes away from Marsa Alam Airport, Port Ghalib is one of Egypt’s emerging luxury resorts. It is home to four five star hotels run by the Intercontinental chain and the whole resort is framed by striking Arabian gardens.

Port Ghalib has its own International Marina, which is Egypt’s largest private sea port. Tourists will see some of the most extravagant yachts in the fully serviced leisure port, which can accommodate up to 1,000 yachts. The International Marina has its own customs and immigration office, ferry terminal and ship repair yard that welcomes thousands of travellers every year. This well-established infrastructure is maintained and managed by the resorts developers and fits seamlessly into the fabric of this opulent setting.

Travellers can also mix business with pleasure at Port Ghalib as the resort has its own International Convention Centre that can house 1,500 delegates. The centre has 20 meeting rooms that are all sound proofed and equipped with the latest technology.

The Red Sea is known for its calm, warm waters that are perfect conditions for windsurfing or kiteboarding and Port Ghalib attracts thousands of water sports enthusiasts every year. Port Ghalib’s natural beach offers crystal clear waters that are ideal for divers and snorkelers who want to take advantage of the beautiful corals and sea life.

More adventurous tourists can get involved in the wide variety of water sports on offer in Port Ghalib. All levels of experience can take part and is a perfect opportunity for family fun.

After the sun sets, Port Ghalib’s entertainment really sets itself apart from other resorts. The resort has a stretch of over 165 retail outlets including world famous restaurants, cafes and bars.

Music concerts are held in Port Ghalib regularly (Beyonce was there in 2009) that are known to be great fun for families and there are many cultural experiences to enjoy in the resort. Port Ghalib has its own Egyptian Bazaar that offers a wide selection of handicrafts, ceramics, essences, semi-precious gems and other unique souvenirs. Here tourists will experience the true Egyptian atmosphere and will see many locals entertaining the crowd.

Port Ghalib is one of Egypt’s best kept secrets and is known for its luxury way of life. It is not over populated with tourists like you will find in other areas of Egypt such as Sharm el-Sheik. Instead, Port Ghalib has kept its exotic mood of the past and added modern day luxury to a beautiful part of Egypt.

People who visit Port Ghalib will experience lavish surroundings mixed in with the traditional Egyptian way of life and most visitors leave the resort wanting to return. Port Ghalib demonstrates comfort at its best with some of the best surroundings Egypt has to offer.

Rivermead Global will shortly be launching some new and exciting developments within Port Ghalib, these will be new, modern and never seen before in this location.  If you would like to join the jet set crowd before Port Ghalib hits the world stage and prices rocket, please get in touch.   To register your interest in receiving more information once launched please contact us click here or call Neil or Tom 0044 (0) 161 6525563.