Destination guide

Tranquil Sharm el Sheikh will entice you

Enjoy the entertainment and other features of Sharm el Sheikh. Well known for its diving, snorkeling and cafés, this relaxing city won't disappoint. Naama Bay Beach and Jackson Reef are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. With a vacation 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 cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Sharm el Sheikh a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • 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

Travelers 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 93°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Sharm el Sheikh

Travelers 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 vacation 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 center:

  • 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

Traveling 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 center.

Where to stay around Sharm El-Sheikh?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 52 vacation rentals near Sharm El-Sheikh. From 29 Condos/Apartments to 12 Villas, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Sharm El-Sheikh for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Sharm El-Sheikh?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Sharm El-Sheikh. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Nabq Protected Area: 51 vacation rentals
  • Naama Bay Beach: 54 vacation rentals
  • Sharm El Sheikh Golf Resort: 54 vacation rentals
  • Shark's Bay Beach: 52 vacation rentals
  • Sharm Old Town: 54 vacation rentals

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 vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Condos/Apartments in Sharm El-Sheikh?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 29 Condos/Apartments in Sharm El-Sheikh. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Sharm El-Sheikh include:

  • Villas: 12 rentals available
  • Houses: 2 rentals available
  • Resorts: 4 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Sharm El-Sheikh?

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