Sofitel Cataract Aswan Hotel’s Renovation

Country :
Client Name :
Egyptian General Company for Tourism and Hotels EGOTH
Type :
Leisure & Hotels
Scope :
Project & Construction Management
Location :
Aswan, Egypt
Completion Date :
Construction Value(US$) :

Cataract Aswan, operated by Accor, is one of the most historically important hotels in Egypt. Opened in 1899 it hosted many celebrities, such as Agatha Christie, Winston Churchill and Lady Diana.

To ensure the highest standards, the hotel underwent the detailed renovation of the main complex and all the annexes.

After reopening, this 19th-century Victorian palace provides even more luxurious surroundings:

  • 138 rooms and suites
  • Three fine dining restaurants
  • Wellbeing and spa center with fitness clubs
  • Conference center with numerous meeting rooms
  • Several outdoor and indoor swimming pools
  • Lush gardens with fountains and pavilions

Projacs provided all project management services including:

  • Managed the project technically and contractually
  • Established and maintained the project handbook, project execution plan
  • Developed the project control system
  • Managed the contractual obligations of the contractors and consultants
  • Document Control
  • Liaised with key stakeholders
  • Led and managed the production of project documentation
  • Prepared reports and recommendations
  • Identified and resolved project issues
  • Ensured the compliance with quality management principles and processes
  • Approved payments of certificates and invoices
  • Updated and authorized any variance order forms