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The Oberoi Philae, Nile Cruises, Egypt

The Oberoi Philae

  • River Boat

Explore what's below deck

Luxury Suites with Terrace (2)

Your own private space on the River Nile. Uninterrupted River Nile views can be enjoyed from your king-size bedroom, from a sun lounger on your private terrace or from your private heated outdoor whirlpool. The stunning interiors are decorated in a relaxing natural palette, with touches of Egyptian modern art. They also include a living room, a bathroom with a freestanding bathtub, a shower and a private changing room.

Luxury Suites (2)

The Oberoi Philae, Suite Bathroom, Nile Cruises, Egypt

Designed with your utmost comfort in mind. These suites have been carefully designed for your cruising pleasure, with floor to ceiling windows that open onto River Nile views. The spacious interiors include a king size bedroom, a living room, a bathroom with a standalone bathtub, a shower and a private changing room. Egyptian modern artworks provide the finishing touch.

Luxury Cabins (18)

The perfect place to relax and unwind. For never-ending River Nile views, you can simply open your window. Take in the sights from your comfortable armchair or from the comfort of your bed. Decorated in a natural palette, with clean lines and natural fabrics, these spacious cabins also include a living space and a bathroom with a shower.

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Very satisfied with all aspects of our trip. Steppes kept us fully informed of the progress of the arrangements and gave us various choices of hotels.

Nick

Why Choose Steppes?

Our knowledge and expertise sets us apart. So too our curiosity. A curiosity of the world and of you, and your passions. It is this that drives us to create a journey that is really bespoke to you.

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Why Steppes

Vessel Ice Rating Comparison Chart.

We use the Llyod Register scale to signify the ice rating of our vessels but you can see how that scale aligns with other scales in the chart below.

Mame / Country of Register

Ice thickness (cm)

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Ice thickness (cm)

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Finland / Sweden
Category II
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Finland / Sweden
Category II
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Finland / Sweden
Category II
IC
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IA Super
Finland / Sweden
Category II
IC
IB
IA
IA Super
Finland / Sweden
Category II
IC
IB
IA
IA Super
Finland / Sweden
Category II
IC
IB
IA
IA Super
Finland / Sweden
Category II
IC
IB
IA
IA Super