Spartan elegance at this mud-brick eco-lodge. Dine alfresco, by lantern light, on Limoges china. Swim in a spring-fed Roman pool. Here at the Temple of Oracle, Alexander the Great sought counsel from the god Amun before taking over rule of Egypt. Go in winter; summer desert temperatures reach 135 degrees F.
T: +20 02 340 0052. 30 rooms. US$ 400-, incl. meals