The Hotel Longchamps is a boutique Hotel, where every room has been designed with pride and skill by Hebba Barki, the hotel owner. The hotel has been upgraded to modern standards with direct dial phones, flat screen TVs, many European fixtures and much more. You will be surprised by the serenity, an oasis in the middle of busy Cairo. This is a place to relax and meet people. Here you will meet archeologists, journalists, diplomats and artists, many of whom are returning guests. All connoisseurs of Egypt have come to appreciate this hidden setting.
Hebba Bakri owns and operates the Hotel Longchamps, and her experience in the hospitality industry is unprecedented. As the daughter of one of the founders of modern Egyptian Tourism, Hebba is fluent in multiple languages and was raised in the tourism business. She began her career working her way up in various well known Egyptian hotels such as the the Mena House, before taking a position as the head of Middle Eastern public relations for the German Airline, Lufthansa.
The Hotel Longchamps is located on Gizera Island in an upscale district known as Zamalek. Zamalek is a garden district with fine residences, many embassies, and a wide variety of shopping and restaurant choices. Here, one will find great jewelry, home accessories, antiques, craft and many other shopping opportunities. And take your choice between high end Egyptian, Italian, Chinese, American and other cuisines, or visit one of the many burger, pizza and chicken fast food establishment.