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Albatros Citadel Sahl Hasheesh (ex Citadel Azur)

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The Albatros Citadel is located on a lengthy stretch of golden sands, not too far from the centre of Hurghada. Boasting an impressive range of on-site facilities, a selection of excellent restaurants and fun-filled entertainment for the whole family. It’s the perfect pick for those seeking an exciting beachfront break.

How far is the nearest beach?

This hotel is located on a private beachfront.

Distance from Airport

The hotel is located 20km from Hurghada airport.


The hotel offers Standard, Deluxe and Family Room options. Each luxurious room comes well equipped with a telephone, satellite TV, air conditioning, minibar, kettle, safety deposit box, hairdryer, bathroom with shower and a private balcony.

Food & Drink

The hotel offers a wide selection of restaurants including a buffet restaurant, international buffet restaurant, Asian buffet restaurant, Oriental a la carte restaurant and the Buddha Buddha restaurant and club (extra charge). Guests can enjoy snacks from the food court and ice cream and pastries from the Marina café. The Columbus Bar is currently closed for renovation resulting in restrictions to the lobby area and the Italian restaurant during breakfast.

There are a selection of bars across the resort from the relaxing beach and pool bars to late night drinks at the shisha bar.

## Smart casual clothing is required for lunch and dinner sittings ##

Sports & Entertainment

There are three outdoor pools, one children’s pool and six open-air whirlpools at the hotel, providing the perfect spot for relaxing in the sun. The outdoor area offers a unique coral reef with two manmade sea lagoons and a sandy entrance to the sea. Sun loungers, parasols and beach towels are also provided. Activities on offer include water polo, aqua gym, beach volleyball, tennis, billiards, a fitness centre and watersports at the beach (extra charge). For the little ones, there’s a kids club (ages 4-12) and two playgrounds to explore. The hotel also offers a spa with a sauna, steam bath, beauty salon and a range of massage treatments. The animation team offer entertainment throughout the day and into the night for the whole family to enjoy.

For entrance to the Jungle Aqua Park, guests will be charged a supplement per person per stay. This is valid for unlimited visits during the stay, and children ages 4-11 years will be charged 50%. The cost includes entrance to the park, the All Inclusive concept and transfers.


  • 24 Hour Reception
  • A la Carte Restaurant
  • Aerobics
  • Air Conditioning
  • Air Conditioning in public areas
  • ATM
  • Babysitting
  • Bar
  • Beach Bar
  • Beach Volleyball
  • Beauty Salon
  • Buffet Restaurant
  • By the Beach
  • Cafe/ Snack Bar
  • Cots (On Request)
  • Currency Exchange
  • Doctors / Medical Centre
  • Entertainment
  • Family Hotel
  • Hairdresser
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Kids Club
  • Kids Playground
  • Kids Pool
  • Laundry Service
  • Minibar
  • Pool Bar
  • Pool/Billiard Table
  • Private Beach
  • Room Service
  • Safety Deposit Box
  • Satellite TV
  • Sauna
  • Shuttle Bus
  • Spa
  • Sports Facilities
  • Steam Bath
  • Sunbathing Terrace
  • Sunbeds
  • Swimming Pool
  • Table Football
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Telephone
  • Tennis Court(s)
  • Terrace
  • Turkish Bath