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Cataract Layalina Resort

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Cataract Layalina Resort

3 star hotel
Qesm Sharm Ash Sheikh, South Sinai Governorate, Egypt
100 rooms
FREE Internet

Red Sea Diving College

PADI 5 star dive center
Walking distance
Max 8 divers per guide

Package highlights

  • Steps from Naama Bay's beach and house reef
  • Calm, clear and warm waters - great for novice and experienced divers alike
  • Dolphins, barracuda, black and white tip reef sharks, turtles
  • Restaurant, bar and swimming pool
  • Fitness center with jacuzzi and sauna
  • Great choice for divers interested in water sports and nightlife

Enhanced Health Measures

Date of last update:Apr 5, 2023

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Monitoring - Temperature readings are taken on arrival at the hotel, on any subsequent entry to the hotel, and at all restaurants. - Staff temperature readings are taken at least once per day. All readings are taken using contactless infra-red thermometers. - Specialist medical and sanitization teams are on call should anyone be detected with symptoms of COVID-19. - We have detailed procedures in place for isolating or quarantining guests or staff members where a COVID-19 diagnosis is suspected or confirmed. Hygiene - Guest luggage will be sanitized on check-in and check-out from the hotel. - Correctly formulated hand sanitizers are in place in guest rooms, restaurant tables and all public spaces, including entrances, lobbies, corridors, etc. - All touch points in public areas like door handles, counter tops, table tops, railings, etc, are cleaned frequently using a sanitizer/disinfectant. These practices are also in place in guest rooms during housekeeping and turndown service. - Masks and disposable gloves are being worn by all team members at all times and changed frequently. Housekeeping staff use fresh gloves for every room they service. - All guest rooms are limited to a maximum capacity of three adults, or two adults and two child in suitable room types. - Guest rooms will be sanitized after departing guests check out, then remain vacant for a minimum of 24 hours before being reallocated. Restaurants & Bars - Protocols are in place for staff in the kitchens, restaurants, in-room dining and bars to sanitize their hands every time they serve food and drinks or touch food and drink related items. - Restaurants and seating in public areas have been reconfigured to ensure a safe distance of at least 2 meters between dining tables, and 1 meter between guests sharing a table. A maximum of 6 guests from one family can be seated at any table. - All restaurants will operate with buffet service. - Tables and chairs will be cleaned and sanitized between guest seatings. Disposable cutlery will be used where possible. - Shisha pipes will not be available. Leisure & Recreation - Sunbeds in public areas, swimming pools and beaches have been positioned a minimum of 2 meters apart to ensure a safe distance is maintained between guests. - Beach towels will be provided in guest rooms, rather than at shared towel stations, and will be replaced with freshly laundered towels on request. - Sporting and recreational activities will operate a reduced service to ensure that safe distance is maintained between guests, and that all equipment can be sanitized properly between use.
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Booking process


Once we receive your booking, we double check availability with the dive operator and reserve your spot


We usually get back to you within 24 hours to confirm that your booking is final


You then have 48 hours to take care of other travel arrangements. Your credit card will only be charged after that period

Payment & cancellation

Payment terms

  • Now: 0%
  • 48 hours after booking confirmation: 10%
  • 40 days before trip start: 100%

Cancellation fee

Free cancellation for 48h after confirmation

  • 10.0% of the total booking amount will be charged if you cancel more than 14 days prior to arrival
  • 50.0% will be charged if you cancel between 14 and 7 days prior to arrival
  • 100.0% will be charged if you cancel less than 7 days prior to arrival

Explore diving around the Cataract Layalina Resort

Dive Center


  • PADI 5* CDC in Naama Bay, Sharm El Sheikh
  • Daily dive trips to teaming local reefs, Straits of Tiran and Ras Mohamed.
  • Special trips to Dahab, Dunraven and Thistlegorm wrecks,
  • House reef on the footstep of the dive centre
  • Full range of PADI training- pro level, tek and specialties
  • Well-equipped 20m dive boats with dining saloons
  • Eco-minded centre organising regular beach clean-ups


Red Sea Diving College is the original and still the best teaching facility in the Red Sea. Our multinational staff will ensure that you receive the best in diving education leaving every student and guest with happy memories that will last a life time. Located on the shore of sheltered Naama Bay means we can teach every day of the year in the clear, calm waters of the Red Sea from Discover Scuba Diving to instructor level. Not sure which course to take next? Try the new PADI re-breather Open Water and Advanced Open Water courses and get even closer to the fish! For more details contact us at: info@redseacollege.com

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Languages spoken

  • English
  • Dutch
  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Russian
  • Arabic

PADI membership level

  • Padi 5 Star Cdc

Dive Center Facilities

  • Wi-Fi (Free)
  • Waterfront Location
  • House Reef
  • Dive Boat
  • Food & Drinks

Resort Amenities

Good for...

  • Active Holidays

Great for families

  • Board Games


  • Beach Front
  • Restaurant
  • Bar / Lounge
  • Swimming Pool(S)


  • Visa
  • Cash (Usd)
  • Cash (Eur)
  • Cash (Local Currency)


  • Karaoke
  • Nightclub
  • Jet Skiing

Amenities & services

  • Wi-Fi (Free)
  • Air-Conditioning

Food & drink

  • Buffet
  • A La Carte
  • Alcohol
  • Vegetarian Food
  • Halal Food

Wellness & Relaxation

  • Fitness Center/Gym
  • Sauna
  • Hot Tub/Whirlpool/Jacuzzi
  • Massage Services

Sports & Watersports

  • Windsurfing
  • Sailing
  • Beach Volleyball

Resort Description

Cataract Resort Layalina is located in the heart of Naama Bay overlooking the Red Sea. 

Dive into calm, warm and clear Egyptian waters and discover beautiful reefs, huge varieties of corals and wrecks. The nearby Ras Mohamed Marine Park is a great destination for divers of all experience levels with dolphins, turtles, reef fish, moray eels and reef sharks commonly sighted. 

This location offers easy access to Naama Bay's beach, restaurants and nightlife. The resort boasts a restaurant, bar, swimming pool, beach volley ball and fitness center with jacuzzi and sauna. 

There is a selection of water and land activities to enjoy including sailing, windsurfing, water skiing, jet skiing and boat excursions. 

How to get there


  • The best way to arrive is via taxi from the airport (approx 150 L.E.), or private transfer arranged via Red Sea Diving College (extra cost). 
  • If you would like to arrange a private transfer, it's important that you book this in advance and provide us with your flight number following your booking confirmation. 
  • Check in time is 2pm. 


  • You can catch a taxi back to the airport or arrange a private transfer (additional cost). Private transfers require advance booking. 
  • Check out time is 12 noon. 


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