Most beautiful neighborhoods of Alexandria

In this article, we will show you the most beautiful and finest neighbourhoods of Alexandria, if your next plan is to buy an apartment in Alexandria.

Each one of us has memories in Alexandria; the smell that gets into your nose at the moment once you are near Alexandria Corniche, Al Mamoura beach, Montaza Palace and Qaitbay Citadel. As for Mahatet El Raml, it was the best place for outgoings.

Not to mention the winter there, no matter how cold it is, we are eager to it every year.

Moreover, if you are not a resident there, then you may think of traveling there every winter to enjoy the sea drops flying over your face.

San Stefano in Alexandria

One of the most famous buildings in Alexandria is the Four Seasons Hotel in San Stefano, which may be one of your first options in looking for a new place of residence in Alexandria.

San Stefano neighbourhood is located within the East District of the city, which is near Glim and Janckles neighbourhoods, as well as Stanley Bridge.

As for San Stefano or Loran neighbourhood, it is ideal for housing as the neighbourhood enjoys a great quietness throughout the year.

These places may become crowded during July and August due to the shopping mall located inside the San Stefano Hotel.

Otherwise, the neighbourhood lies near the beach which is owned by the hotel, so your home will remain having a wonderful view.

There are also a lot of services available in the neighbourhood; including shops, clothes and a cinema located inside the shopping mall in San Stefano.

There are also many hospitals; including Loran Hospital.

You can enjoy a range of cafes overlooking the sea, just a few steps away, which are suitable for family and friends.

The area is also easily accessible through Mahatet El Raml tram or any public means of transportation in the city.


Smouha is one of the the most famous neighbourhoods in Alexandria. It is a quiet place and has a lot of green areas. It is also considered as being relatively far from the sea; thus, you will be safe during the summer crowd.

Smouha is one of the largest neighbourhoods in Alexandria. It includes Smouha Club and a number of the most famous landmarks in Alexandria, such as: Victor Amanoiel Square, Al Ibrahimeyah, Ali bin Abi Talib Square, and Alexandria Security Directorate Building.

Sidi Gaber

After developing Alexandria Corniche, and after having succeeded in attracting many international restaurants and cafes.

A shopping mall will be also opened having most of the famous brands.

Hence, looking for a place to live in Sidi Gaber should be taken into consideration.

Sidi Gaber, one of Alexandria neighbourhoods, is affiliated to the east of the city. It is an excellent place to live in because everything you will need is near to you.

In Sidi Jaber, the famous train station and the Armed Forces Hospital are located.

Alexandria tram runs in the centre of the neighbourhood. It links most of Alexandria’s neighbourhoods.

Sidi Gaber is located next to Alexandria University. There are also many international and language schools, such as Antoniadis School and Sidi Gaber Language School.

Camp Chezar

It is one of the finest neighbourhoods of Alexandria which is affiliated to the central neighbourhood of Alexandria. Camp Chezar is located between Al Ibrahimeyah and Al Shatby. The neighbourhood dates back to 48 BC.

The Roman Commander Julius Caesar set up a camp for his forces in order to settle the conflict between Cleopatra and Ptolemy; then the area was named after Caesar Rome, where Caesar means palace in French.

Some Greek communities remained in the neighbourhood until recently.

What distinguishes Camp Chezar is being distant from the crowded areas of Alexandria during the summer.

It is also near the sea, and then you can have a housing unit in one of Alexandria’s finest neighbourhoods keeping a clear view of the sea.

Kafr Abdo

It is one of the finest and most expensive neighbourhoods in Alexandria, so you can enjoy a high-class place of residence in Kafr Abdou area.

Kafr Abdo is located between Sidi Gaber and Al Dhahirah regions. You will also find in the neighbourhood the finest restaurants and cafes suitable for evenings and family outings, and a number of shops.

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