Hurghada is located on the Red Sea`s West Coast, stretching for about 40 km along the seashore, with the dramatic rocky mountain ranges of the Arabian desert as its backdrop. The Steigenberger Al Dau Beach Hotel is situated at the southern end of Hurghada, directly on its own, private beach. Hurghada International Airport is six kilometers away, the distance to Hurghada city center is five kilometers. Several charter flights daily connect Hurghada with Europe, at an approximate flight time of 4.5 hours. From Cairo, there are domestic flights, as well as daily and overnight coaches reaching Hurghada in about 6 hours. Getting around there is a choice of taxi, mini bus or regular buses. The hotel also operates a free shuttle service to the city center several times daily.