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Safaga Red Sea - Safaga, Red Sea & Middle East

from 599pp ALL INCLUSIVE!

LAST MINUTE Red Sea Scuba Diving holiday offer SAVE £100 
1 Week ALL INCLUSIVE including flights with dive centre onsite!

 

Shams Safaga Resort

3 stars

Safaga - Egypt, Red Sea

Hotel Shams

The Hotel Shams is one of our best value 3* All Inclusive hotels in the Red Sea. Just 40 minutes from the airport and located directly on Safaga beach with the windsurf and kitesurf centres on your doorstep. Pool, interconnecting, family and garden rooms.  

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  7 nights ALL INCLUSIVE from £599pp 
  INCLUDING return flights & transfers 
  
  Departs Selected dates February to April 2018

Price includes 7 nights standard room on all inclusive, including return flights and transfers. Subject to availability. Excluding February Half Term, Easter or Peak dates.  

 

Imperial Hotel

4 stars

Safaga - Egypt, Red Sea

Imperial Hotel

Local 4* hotel set on the beach with 322 rooms, 3 restaurants, 2 swimming pools, beach bar, spa & fitness room. Set in between the windsurf and kitesurf centre with swimming zone located in between. View Now >


7 nights ALL INCLUSIVE from £699pp
INCLUDING return flights & transfers 

 Departs Selected dates February to April 2018

Price includes 7 nights standard room on all inclusive, including return flights and transfers. Subject to availability. Excluding February Half Term, Easter or Peak dates. 

 

Prestige Hotel

5 stars

Safaga - Egypt, Red Sea

Prestige Hotel

A luxury local Safaga 5* all inclusive hotel located directly on the wide sandy beach. This hotel is minutes from the kitesurfing centre and 7 minutes from the spacious and well equipped windsurfingl centre with all the latest Mistral, Fanatic and North equipment. Newly opened, this offers an excellent standard of comfort, service and first class location for windsurfing and kitesurfing in Safaga. 

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7 nights ALL INCLUSIVE from £799pp
INCLUDING return flights & transfers 

Departs Selected dates February to April 2018

Price includes 7 nights standard room on all inclusive, including return flights and transfers. Subject to availability. Excluding February Half Term, Easter or Peak date

 

Safaga Dive Centre

Safaga Dive Centre

Based right on the beach at the Hotel Shams, the diving centre has a reception, dryroom, two fresh water pools, classroom, equipment room, workshop and compressor and a tanks room.

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  Safaga Dive Sites

Safaga Dive Sites

Outstanding boat dive sites within 15 to 90 minutes from Safaga. Mix of sheltered coral gardens, stunning walls, overhands, grottos and some thrilling drifts. Egyptian passenger ferry Salem Express wreck which sank in 1991.

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More information about Hotel Shams Safaga in Safaga, Red Sea & Middle East

Hotel Shams is one of Sportif’s best value Red Sea hotels with regularly returning guests for dive holidays to Safaga. Located directly on the beach, the dive centre is located on site.

Location
Hotel Shams is situated on a long sandy beach, approximately a 45 minute drive from Hurghada airport and 7km north of Safaga. The dive centre is located at the hotel.

Accommodation
The hotel has 346 comfortably furnished rooms and bungalows which are equipped with air-conditioning, a satellite TV, international telephone, mini fridge and an ensuite bathroom. The main building has 210 rooms, some with a balcony or terrace with either sea, mountain or garden views. The 136 Garden Bungalows are set in the garden area away from the main building, restaurant and pool, they are close to the beach with their own small garden and terrace. 2 family and interconnecting rooms are available, please request at time of booking to ensure availability. Some rooms are wheelchair accessible.

Facilities
The hotel offers a Garden Restaurant, a coffee shop, oriental cafe, pool bar, hotel bar and Palm Beach Snack bar (reservations required). All inclusive, breakfast, lunch and dinner are offered as an open buffet. Soft drinks, tea and alcoholic drinks are available all day and coffee and snacks are available in the afternoon. A number of sports facilities and leisure activities are offered to everyone. There is a main swimming pool, a fitness room, sauna, on site scuba diving centre, volleyball, table tennis, mini golf and a computer games corner. For children there is a swimming pool, playroom (without supervision), as well as a playground at the hotel and diving centre. Bathing towels, sun beds and parasols are available on the beach and around the pool.

The Shams Spa Centre is independently managed and located at sister hotel, the Sham Imperial which is next door. They offer an Aquatronic indoor pool, whirlpool, sauna, steam bath, Egyptian Hammam, sauna, jacuzzi beauty salon or a specialist massage treatment such as a Chocolate Oil, Oasis Stone, Pharaoh Massage or full body Sea Weed scrub. All services are payable locally for an additional charge. In peak holiday seasons there is a disco and live entertainment in the evening. There is an internet computer available and WiFi is available with an extra charge. Reception offers a complimentary safe deposit facility.

Diving
PADI Dive Centre located on site. More >


Fact File

Diving Conditions

House Reef Shore Diving Boat Diving Wreck Diving Tech Diving

Suitability:

Beginners 

Intermediates 

Advanced 

Technical 

Best Time: Year round

Average Air temps: 20-33°C

Average Water temps: 21-27°C

Visibility: 5-100m (Jan-June)
Up to 200m (July - December)

Safaga Dive Sites: Panorama - excellent wall dive, Salem Express -  excellent hard & soft corals and same size as Thistlegorm. Abu Qifan - exciting wall dive. Sha'ab Saiman (Mantas - winter), Abu Qifan - hammerheads late spring. More >

Safaga Dive Centre:
Shams Safaga Dive Centre Shore & boat diving & PADI courses. More >

 

Great Reasons to Dive in Safaga

  • Shallow reefs ideal for learn to dive
  • Drop offs, walls & overhangs
  • Large pelagics & Mantas
  • Fast drift dives off shore
  • Wreck diving
  • Liveaboard options
  • Good for families and non-divers
  • Multi sport options - windsurfing & kitesurfing

 

 

El Gouna, Red Sea

El Gouna, Red Sea - El Gouna, Red Sea & Middle East

from 499pp INC FLIGHTS!

RED SEA - EL GOUNA SAVE 100 3* Hotel in central El Gouna
Great value in central location, minutes from the dive boat marina. Dive courses, excellent reef & wreck diving. Ideal for solo divers. Departs April 2018.

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Bali Scuba Dive Offer

Bali Scuba Dive Offer - Bali, Far East & Australia

from 799pp INC FLIGHTS!

BALI - INDONESIA SAVE 100 4* Alam Anda Dive and Spa Resort with a swimming pool, dive centre and spa on site. Boat and shore diving, reefs, Tulamben wreck and world class critter sites.
Depart February to December 2018.

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Oman Diving Holiday Offer

Oman Diving Holiday Offer - Oman, Red Sea & Middle East

from 799pp INC FLIGHTS!

OMAN - MUSCAT SAVE 200 4* Sifawy Boutique Hotel with dive centre on site just outside Muscat. Pristine reefs, beautiful beaches staying in luxury, boutique hotel with dive centre onsite.
Departs February to December 2018

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Philippines Dive Holiday Offer

Philippines Dive Holiday Offer - Philippines, Far East & Australia

from 899pp INC FLIGHTS!

PHILIPPINES - PUERTO GALERA SAVE 150 Divers Resort
7 nights in central Puerto Galera including flights, transfers. Deep and drift dives, remote reefs, numerous islands and WWII wrecks. Departs February to December 2018.

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Tobago Caribbean SAVE 25%

Tobago Caribbean SAVE 25% - Tobago, Caribbean

from 995pp ALL INCLUSIVE!

TOBAGO - CARIBBEAN 25% OFF Hotel Rates 1 week ALL INCLUSIVE from 995pp INCLUDING flights and transfers.
Departs April - June 2018. Limited availability.

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Grenada Dive Holiday Offer

Grenada Dive Holiday Offer - Grenada, Caribbean

from 998pp INC FLIGHTS!

CARIBBEAN - GRENADA 4* Boutique Hotel with onsite PADI 5 Gold Palm Resort, SDI & TDI training facility. 40 dive sites with shallow water, reefs, wrecks and famous underwater sculpture park.
Departs February to November 2018

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4* Bali Scuba Dive Offer

4* Bali Scuba Dive Offer - Bali, Far East & Australia

from 1049pp INC FLIGHTS!

BALI - INDONESIA Luxury 4* Siddartha Dive and Spa Resort with onsite SSI, PADI and CMAS Dive centre, an infinity pool, gym and spa and wellness centre. SOLO DIVING WEEKS!
Departs April to October 2018.

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Mauritius Dive Holiday

Mauritius Dive Holiday - Mauritius, Indian Ocean

from 1195pp inc Flights

MAURITIUS 4* Beach Hotel 15% OFF SUMMER SPECIAL!
7 nights ALL INCLUSIVE including flights & transfers . Stay right on Le Morne lagoon in luxury 4* beach hotel with Kids Club.
Departs February to October 2018.

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Maldives Club Rannalhi

Maldives Club Rannalhi - Maldives, Indian Ocean

from 1299pp ALL INCLUSIVE!

MALDIVES - INDIAN OCEAN SAVE 200 Club Andaaran Rannalhi
All Inclusive island resort scuba diving holiday. A relaxed, traditional island offering day boat, PADI courses andexcellent house reef.
Departs February to October 2018.

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Mauritius All Inc Le Morne

Mauritius All Inc Le Morne - Mauritius, Indian Ocean

from 1299pp ALL INCLUSIVE!

MAURITIUS 4* Beach Hotel 15% OFF SUMMER SPECIAL!
Luxury 4* All Inclusive hotel with dine-around restaurants, private pool and bar area for adults only, spa, diving and watersports.
Departs February to October 2018.

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Manado Scuba Diving Holiday

Manado Scuba Diving Holiday - Lembeh (North Sulawesi), Far East & Australia

from 1399pp FB INC FLIGHTS!

INDONESIA - MANADO + LEMBEH TWIN CENTRE SAVE 200
Tasik Ria Manado 7 nights Full Board from 1,399pp INCLUDING flights, transfers and 10 DIVES!
Tasik Ria Manado 5 nights + Hairball Lembeh 5 nights from 1,799pp INCLUDING flights, transfers and 16 DIVES!
Departs February to December 2018.

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5* Deluxe St Regis Resort

5* Deluxe St Regis Resort - Mauritius, Indian Ocean

from 1599pp INC FLIGHTS!

MAURITIUS - LE MORNE 55% OFF 5* The St. Regis Mauritius
Unrivalled luxury, service, a la carte dining, sublime spa.
Departs February - October 2018.

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4* Kuredu Maldives All Inc

4* Kuredu Maldives All Inc - Maldives, Indian Ocean

from 1799pp INC FLIGHTS!

MALDIVES - INDIAN OCEAN 4* Kuredu Island Resort with 2 swimming pools, lots of dining and activity options and 9 room categories. See resort VIDEO. Depart selected dates 2018.

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Maldives Liveaboard Offers

Maldives Liveaboard Offers - Maldives, Indian Ocean

from 1695pp INC FLIGHTS!

MALDIVES LIVEABOARDS 1 week Full Board INCLUDING flights. Choose from Traditional MV Atoll, sleek Voyager or newly refurbished Orion with choice of diving itineraries and land based extensions. Departs February to October 2018.

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Maldives Liveaboard Offer

Maldives Liveaboard Offer - Maldives, Indian Ocean

from 1799pp INC FLIGHTS!

MALDIVES LIVEABOARD SAVE 200 INCLUDING Full Board and Diving. Superb 36m liveaboard for 24 guest in 12 ensuite cabins with spacious deck, jacuzzi and separate diving dhoni.
Departs February to December 2018.

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Maldives Liveaboard Offer

Maldives Liveaboard Offer - Maldives, Indian Ocean

from 2195pp INC FLIGHTS!

LIVEABOARD - MALDIVES Luxury Conte Max Liveboard. Classic wooden interiors, 13 cabins sleeping up to 32 guests and on board Ayurvedic Spa wellness programmes. Departs February to October 2018.

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Dive Holidays Sportif

Sportif Dive is a specialist tour operator offering a wide range of diving holidays all over the world. Our choice of destinations is extensive from established locations in the Red Sea, Maldives, Caribbean and the Far East to the exotic and unusual such as Rodrigues Island in the Indian Ocean, Wakatobi, Truk, Palau, South America & the Pacific. Whether you are looking to for a Learn to Dive course, group expedition or trip of a lifetime we can help. With over 30 years experience and a personal approach, we can advise on the ideal location to suit your needs, at a price to suit your budget.

Our extensive knowledge of the destinations means we can recommend the right location for you. Our diving centres are selected for their excellent standards of service and safety. Whatever your priority, whether starting out or wishing to dive a technically challenging site we can recommend a range of options offering the best diving for when you wish to travel. We can organise all your travel arrangements for you, pre-book equipment and diving packages in advance to maximise your time when you get there.

As an independent tour operator, we select only the hotels, liveaboards and diving centres that offer the best standards and quality of service but at the right price. Without the overheads of a large mass market operator, we can offer the best value diving holidays often with great discounts and special offers.

Our consultants have many years experience in travel and are divers. They are able to closely match your needs and take time to recommend from a carefully selected range of accommodation and diving packages. With first hand knowledge, they are passionate about diving and travel and providing the perfect holiday for you.

Sportif also have a specialist multisport division offering instruction and rental packages for windsurfing, kitesurfing and surfing. Our specialist centres are located in some of our diving resorts, often minutes from the Dive Centre for easy coordination of activities. Packages offered included taster and learn to right through to intensive coaching weeks up to expert level. Children can start from 8 years.

Sportif Dive are an ATOL bonded operator which means that every element of your holiday is secure. With the worry of disruption to your holiday plans from weather disruption or airline failure you can be sure that we will be there to help every step of the way.