Desert Paradise Lodge.....
is the ideal starting point to explore and experience Egypt on your own, away from the crowds and the noise of Luxor. In the
immediate vicinity you will find unspoiled countryside, and experience the local culture.
The Western Desert and the Theban Hills,
which hid the enigmatic ancient treasures of
the valleys of the Kings and Queens and the
tombs of the nobles and dignitaries can almost
The mortuary temples of the great kings and
queens - Rameses II, Hatshepsut, Seti I,
Merenptah and Rameses III are close at hand
as is the restored village of the workers who
built the tombs, with its delightful small temple
devoted to the goddess Hathor.
The newly restored house of Howard Carter,
the discoverer of Tutankhamen's tomb is also
nearby, and will be the focus of a new museum
to be built soon.
The Desert Paradise Lodge is situated in the
village of Gabawi, where you will find local
shops, small restaurants and other facilities.
We are always available to help our guests to
organise personalised tours of the Luxor area,
or Nile cruises