Discover a selection of 1,000 vacation rentals in Egypt that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including swimming pools and kitchens. Prices start at $86 per night, and villas and condos are popular options for a stay in Egypt. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Walk like an Egyptian—and commune with Tutankhamun

Pyramids, pharaohs, hidden tombs, the mighty Nile River—all those and more await you here. A visit to Egypt is like cracking open that old book of myths and legends to revisit your childhood fantasies, except all those iconic sights are set against the backdrop of modern times. There are chaotic, traffic-clogged cities offering lively culture, food, and shopping, while the Red Sea's clear waters are bursting with corals and marine life. Then there are the peaceful farms and villages, where life goes on in many ways as it has done so for centuries.

Things to do

Get involved in a different kind of pyramid scheme

When it comes to crowd-pleasers, Egypt is in the big leagues. The country's most iconic monuments are the Pyramids of Giza and the Sphinx, and the fact that they sit on the outskirts of Cairo (and not alone in the desert as some pictures might suggest) doesn't take away from their air of mystery. Then there's Luxor and the nearby Valley of the Kings, a treasure trove of ancient tombs, relics, and palaces. Abu Simbel, meanwhile, is a proud display of 2 massive rock temples near the border with Sudan. In short, Egypt vacation rentals provide plenty of ancient relics for company.

Activities

You'll be seeing red—the Red Sea, that is

Let's face it, a visit to Egypt is all about getting to grips with the ancient world, and Egypt vacation rentals will offer you a ton of ways to do so. As well as touring millennia-old sights, you can take a trip down the Nile on a traditional sailing ship called a felucca, make like a Bedouin and cross the desert on a camel, hike across craggy mountains and canyons, or make time for underwater action in the Red Sea Riviera, where the corals and the marine life are plenty to write home about.

Weather

Your energy might fizzle under the sizzling Egyptian sun

Weather-wise, the best time to stay in Egypt vacation rentals is from October to April, when temperatures are at their coolest. The only downside is the December and January peak vacation season, when the famous sights swarm with crowds and rates are at their highest. Accommodation and tours are cheaper during the shoulder months of June and September, though the temperatures are higher. July and August are baking hot so unless you like sightseeing in an oven, it can make getting about difficult, though there will be some refreshing breezes in the country's coastal resorts.

Natural features

Sun, sea, and sand in a dry and dusty land

Egypt is perched on Africa's northeast corner on the Mediterranean Sea. It's bordered to the northeast by Palestine and Israel, to the east by the Red Sea, by Sudan to the south, and by Libya to the west. The landscape in southern Egypt features low mountains and desert, while northern Egypt is home to wide valleys near the Nile and desert to the east and west. North of Cairo is the sprawling, triangular Nile River Delta, where most of the population lives as it's the only region with fertile land.

How many vacation rentals are available around Egypt?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 833 vacation rentals around Egypt. From 80 villa rentals to 469 condo and apartment rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Egypt?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Egypt. From Vrbo travelers, the top most popular destinations to visit are:

  • El Gouna: 101 vacation rentals
  • Hurghada: 358 vacation rentals
  • Cairo: 300 vacation rentals
  • Sharm El-Sheikh: 125 vacation rentals
  • Alexandria: 47 vacation rentals

And Vrbo offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Egypt! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Egypt?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Egypt:

  • Hurghada: 358 rentals
  • Cairo: 300 rentals
  • Sharm El-Sheikh: 125 rentals
  • Alexandria: 47 rentals
  • Luxor: 42 rentals

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Can I find easy-access vacation rentals when traveling by plane to Egypt?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of vacation rentals near airports. The airports with a large selection of vacation rentals in Egypt are:

  • Hurghada International Airport (HRG): 358 vacation rentals
  • Cairo International Airport (CAI): 290 vacation rentals
  • Sharm El Sheikh International Airport (SSH): 125 vacation rentals

For other airports, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Egypt?

Vrbo offers a large selection of rentals near lovely places in Egypt. From Vrbo travelers, the top most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Sharm El-Sheikh: 125 rentals
  • El Gouna Beach: 328 rentals
  • Nabq Protected Area: 125 rentals
  • Bibliotheca Alexandrina: 47 rentals
  • Dahab Beach: 31 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Egypt listed on Vrbo where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.

Explore destinations around Egypt

Hurghada
358 vacation rentals
Cairo
300 vacation rentals
Sharm El-Sheikh
125 vacation rentals
Alexandria
47 vacation rentals
Luxor
42 vacation rentals
Giza
197 vacation rentals
New Cairo
207 vacation rentals
Dahab
31 vacation rentals
6th of October City
103 vacation rentals
Ataqah
20 vacation rentals
Safaga
37 vacation rentals
Madinaty
78 vacation rentals
Saint Catherine
31 vacation rentals
Sheikh Zayed City
79 vacation rentals
Shubra Al Khaymah
125 vacation rentals
Soma Bay
16 vacation rentals
Makadi Bay
30 vacation rentals
Helwan
114 vacation rentals
El-Hawamdeyya
139 vacation rentals
El Shorouk City
145 vacation rentals