Destination guide

Relaxing Sharm el Sheikh will entice you

Enjoy the entertainment and other features of Sharm el Sheikh. Well known for its diving, snorkelling and cafes, this relaxing city won't disappoint. Naama Bay Beach and Jackson Reef are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in Sharm el Sheikh

Are you looking for things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Sharm el Sheikh a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • SOHO Square (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Sharm El Sheikh Golf Resort (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Hollywood Sharm El Sheikh (3 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Aqua Blue Water Park (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Sharm el Sheikh

Travellers speak highly of Sharm el Sheikh for its diving. If warm-weather activities are high on your list, August, July, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 34°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Sharm el Sheikh

Travellers love Sharm el Sheikh for its desert landscape and beautiful ocean views. Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Sharm el Sheikh. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Naama Bay Beach (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Jackson Reef (5.2 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Ras Mohammed National Park (17.6 mi / 28.4 km)
  • Shark's Bay (0.8 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Shark's Bay Beach (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Montazah Beach (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Sharm el Sheikh

The nearest airport is in Sharm El Sheikh (SSH-Sharm El-Sheikh Intl.), located 1.7 mi (2.8 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay around Sharm El-Sheikh?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 52 holiday lettings near Sharm El-Sheikh. From 29 Flats to 12 Villas, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Sharm El-Sheikh is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Sharm El-Sheikh?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Sharm El-Sheikh. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Ras Mohammed National Park: 47 holiday lettings
  • Naama Bay Beach: 54 holiday lettings
  • Shark's Bay Beach: 54 holiday lettings
  • Sharm Old Town: 54 holiday lettings
  • Sharm El Sheikh Golf Resort: 59 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Sharm El-Sheikh listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Flats in Sharm El-Sheikh?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 29 Flats in Sharm El-Sheikh. Our other popular types of Sharm El-Sheikh holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 12 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Resorts: 4 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Chalets and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Sharm El-Sheikh?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 39 holiday homes with pool available in Sharm El-Sheikh. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.