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About Port Ghalib

A World Of Its Own

Port Ghalib is a waterfront premier integrated resort community situated on 18kms of virgin shoreline. Located in the rising city of Marsa Allam, Port Ghalib is a $2 Billion Dollar investment that is set to redefine the Red Sea Riviera.

The dazzling 32 million square meter Masterplan contains a plethora of investment opportunities ranging from luxury beach front villas, elite golf estates, and superior Marina apartments to internationally renowned hospitals, schools, water parks and hotel chains.

With a variety of high-impact and low-impact land, water, and desert activities,
there are always a wide variety of options for things to do.

Opening Date
$ 2B
18 kms
Virgin Shoreline
32 sqm
Dazzling Masterplan
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About Al-Kharafi Group

Al-Kharafi Group A Century of Trust

The Mohammed Abdulmohsin al-Kharafi Group and Sons Company (“MAK Group”) is a private owned international conglomerate with diverse interests and activities worldwide. Established as a trading company more than 100 years ago in Kuwait, it has developed into a large multi-national company. Following on from 1956 and with the advent of the construction boom in the Arabian Gulf, Kharafi Construction Division quickly assumed a dominant role and expanded in response to the demands of a rapidly developing nation.


A World Class Team

Associates & Mater Developers

Success Partners

  • Port Ghalib Partners


    WATG is the world’s leading design consultant for the hospitality, leisure and entertainment industries. Having worked in 160 countries and territories across six continents, WATG has designed more great hotels and resorts than any other firm on the planet such as, Atlantis in the Bahamas and Dubai Palm Island and Palace Tower at Caesar’s Palace in Las Vegas

  • Port Ghalib Partners


    Founded in 1987, the company specializes in conceptual architecture, producing innovative design solutions for leisure developments, hotels and large- scale resorts as well as high and low-rise residential developments.

  • Port Ghalib Partners


    Award-winning Stauch Vorster Architects was established in 1943 and has developed specialized skills and knowledge in the design of building types as well as project management, facilities management and more recently low energy design consulting

  • Port Ghalib Partners


    ENVIRO PRO has been operating in Singapore and the region since 1998, providing personalized and professional services in all aspects of environmental strategy, policy, management, assessment and investigation where environmental management procedures are required to control environmental impacts.

  • Port Ghalib Partners


    EcoConServ is a leading Egyptian environmental consultancy committed to providing performance-based solutions that aim at striking a balance between being environmentally friendly and economically viable. It provides high-quality environmental and development assistance in the fields of: renewable energy, tourism, petroleum, industry, agriculture and water resource sectors.

  • Port Ghalib Partners


    Significant for rediscovering the principles of dense urbanism, French architect, developer and urban planner Spoerry planned and built numerous projects in France including the Tour de l’Europe structure in Mulhouse, as well as Puerto Escondido district in Mexico and Saifi Village in Beirut

  • Port Ghalib Partners


    Rooted in landscape architecture and master planning and architecture, EDAW encompasses design, planning, economic development, social and cultural consultancy and environmental services. EDAW is a leader in providing imaginative and sustainable solutions to enhance quality of life and ensure every project’s long-term success.

  • Port Ghalib Partners


    With almost half a century’s experience of hydraulic development studies, Sogreah has managed the implementation of thousands of projects in over 200 countries, enabling it to emerge as an engineering consultancy in the water, energy, environment, maritime, industry and urban developmentsectors, which remain its key areas of expertise to this day.

  • Port Ghalib Partners


    Establishing all the marketing and feasibility studies of Port Ghalib, KPMG operates as an international network of member firms offering audit, tax and advisory services. Their member firms can be found in over 146 countries and their activities have contributed to the effective functioning of international capital markets in which they operate.

Port Ghalib Awards

Associates & Mater Developers

Best specialized tourist port in Egypt

  • Port Ghalib has been awarded the prize of “Best specialized tourist port in Egypt” Year 2014 And it has gain this award for 8 consecutive years


The 2012 World Travel Awards

The American Society of Land Escape Architects Florida Chapter - 2009 annual design award

Port Ghalib Lagoon


The 2010 World Travel Awards

  • Egypt’s Leading Family Resort Crowne Plaza Sahara Oasis;
  • Egypt’s Leading Honeymoon Resort Crowne Plaza Sahara Sands;
  • Egypt’s Leading Meeting and Conference Hotel InterContinental The Palace Port Ghalib;
  • Egypt’s Leading Spa Resort InterContinental The Palace Port Ghalib;

The American Society of Land Escape Architects Florida Chapter - 2009 annual design award

Port Ghalib Lagoon


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