The Gardenia Plaza Resort sits surrounded by the ever popular and picturesque Sharm El Shiekh only 2km from Sharks Bay Beach, overlooking the Gulf of Aqaba. Appealing to holidaymakers throughout the year owing to the wonderful climate it enjoys 365 days a year. The bay is home to millions of soft corals owing to the sandy canyon below the rugged shoreline creating many crevices that promote a great environment for the coral. The Gardenia Plaza offers guests a typically warm Egyptian welcome, a wealth of activities and bilingual staff only too happy to make your stay memorable. A new addition to the hotel is the Gardenia's private beach located in Sharm El Maya Bay, close to the old market - great shopping, street cafes, restaurant and bars - guests are easily transported from the hotel using the free shuttle bus service. Local tips: The hotel's Aquapark is well worth a visit, for only a small charge the opportunity for fun in the sun is endless with rides and slides, a lazy river and plenty of opportunity to relax for all the family.