The Rise Of Somabay

The stunning 10 million m2 coastal resort of Somabay is strategically located on a peninsula surrounded on all sides by crystal clear waters with amazing coral reefs. The luxurious resort boasts beautiful weather all year round and offers an amazing array of facilities, making it ideal for all types of vacationers, leisure activities and facilities include spectacular deep sea diving, all types of water sports, like kitesurfing and sailing, an 18 hole golf course designed by Gary Player, as well as one of the largest spas and Thalasso therapy centres in the region.

Vacationers can experience Somabay at one of the resort’s luxury hotels like The Kempinski, Robinson Club, Sheraton, The Breakers Diving and Surfing Lodge, and last but certainly not least, The Cascades Golf Resort, Spa and Thalasso. The Cascades includes a fabulous golf course and is home to a world-class spa with a large Thalasso facility that offers Thalasso-Tonic Sea-Water based therapy, not found anywhere else in the region.

For those wishing to invest in a home by the beach to enjoy the ultimate luxury experience, they will be spoilt for choice among Somabay’s amazing variety of real estate properties, ranging from stunning waterfront apartments to luxurious patio villas. The residential compounds, Arc of Soma, Bay Central, Mesca, Wadi Jebal, Soma Breeze, Blanca, and Bay West are some of the choices available, each boasting unbelievable views and spectacular designs. The Arc of Soma Suites are beautifully nestled along the tip of the peninsula, making for a stupendous location like no other, while their contemporary modular design makes them iconic Somabay landmarks. Aside from the offerings of luxurious suites, apartments and chalets in all the compounds, you can also purchase one of Mesca’s Serviced Cabins by the beach, which are beautifully designed along the water’s edge. Meanwhile, the Wadi Jebal residential project Wadi Jebal Lodge, is notable for its modern glass Patio Villas and its lodges. Wadi Jebal Lodge is set atop the gorgeous cliffs of the Somabay peninsula, making for unmatched views of the coastline and the crystal clear waters of the Red Sea.

As for the activities that vacationers can enjoy, Somabay is home to a number of excellent water sports facilities. With a reputation that extends worldwide, the Orca Diving centre is the go to destination for divers of all levels, from beginner to advanced, wanting to explore the coral reefs and the amazing underwater world. The world renowned centre offers training by international instructors to ensure everyone’s safety and enjoyment. Ranked among the top three kite surfing spots in the world, Somabay boasts year-round flat-water conditions and perfect off-shore and side-shore winds ranging from 4 to 8 Bft. Among the other activities available at Somabay, include golfing at the world class golf course and horseback riding along the beach or the desert.

In the evenings, Somabay is known to have a bustling nightlife, with a number of international concerts taking place each year.