Nestling amongst a mountain back drop, Roots Red Sea offers an idyllic comfortable retreat in the desert making you truly feel at one with nature.
Roots Red Sea is a small friendly resort aimed at scuba divers, snorkellers and those who want a quiet, peaceful, relaxed atmosphere but with the convenience of having the small traditional town of El Quseir on its doorstep. The tag as a camp should not be taken too literally, it relates more to the location than the outstanding accommodations with modern facilities.
Roots Red Sea is situated in Africa on the edge of the Eastern Desert next to the Red Sea, 80 kilometres south of Safaga and 14 kilometres north of El Quseir.
Roots Red Sea is managed by British owned and run Pharaoh Dive Club who have an unsurpassed reputation for friendly helpful staff delivering great personal service. Owners Steve and Clare have vast experience of the Red Sea having been working the area for over 20 years.
Their simple mantra is to deliver the holiday the guest wants and treat everyone the way they would liked to be treated themselves, its is certainly a winning formula. There is a distinct no problem attitude and nothing is too much trouble for the team.
Just a short walk away is the Roots private beach on Abu Sauatir Bay. Here you will find all you need to while away the hours: sun loungers; parasols, toilets, showers and the Beach Bistro where lunch is served each day.
The public area facilities at Roots are charmingly rustic; A traditionally built reception welcomes guests with inspirational architecture. The chill out lounge and bar providing a quiet haven for relaxing and additionally serves refreshments to the fresh water pool just outside.
Across the courtyard lies the main restaurant serving sumptuous meals for the guests. The kitchen team are happy to cater for most dietary needs. Outside the restaurant is ‘The Terrace’ where the evening buffet is served most of the year.
Behind the Terrace is our Sheesa Corner and camp fire [in the winter], the perfect place for spending the evening star gazing and chilling with friends.
Roots offers all the amenities you need to recharge your batteries without any animation to disturb the peaceful ambiance.