Benoy is charged with designing Downtown Azha, Ain Sokhnas largest mixed-use commercial district

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Friday, 27 November 2020
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Bedour Ibrahim

Azaha _ Ain Sokhna also announced the launch of its hospitality pillar

Azha – Ain Sokhna announces a new partnership with Benoy International


Benoy International, a leading UK based architects’ firm, is charged with designing  Downtown Azha, Ain Sokhna’s largest mixed-use commercial district. 

Azha Ain Sokhna to launch the hospitality part of its Azha Ain Sokhna project, "Tanoak" Hotel.

Gasser Bahgat: Our investments in Azha Ain Sokna project will reach EGP 15 Billion

Madar Development, the leading real estate firm and the developer of the "Azha Ain Sokhna” project, held a press conference today to announce the signing of a partnership with  global design specialists, Benoy, an  international firm of architects, to design Downtown Azha Ain Sokhna

Azaha _ Ain Sokhna also announced the launch of its hospitality pillar in the project, the luxury "Tanoak" Hotel for Azha’s owners and guests.

Azha Ain Sokhna is a high-end waterfront resort designed to be a luxury destination with international standards, bringing together an active casual lifestyle, with 5 Stars comforts. 

Sublimely located on the west side of Ain Sokhna, Azha is the resort community for those who prefer a distinctively refined yet casual lifestyle.




The development is strategically spread on an estimated area of 1.6 million square meters with a waterfront, stretched over an estimated 700 meters on the clear waters of the Suez Gulf branching from the Red Sea, making Azha, al Sokhna’s last sandy beach of this breathtaking coastline.

Azha - Ain Sokhna amenities includes Swimmable Crystal Lagoons, Hotels, Clubhouse, Retail area, Community centers, Services apartments And Sports facilities parks.

“I am delighted to express my excitement with project achievements rates, according to the scheduled time frame. That being said, the company still has a lot to achieve during the coming period. 

Azha Ain Sokhna's total investments will exceed the EGP 15 Billion mark, and our partnership with one of the most strategical international consultancy offices” Benoy “is a real addition to the project. 

Currently, we are projecting an investment of EGP 2 billion in this partnership. Downtown Azha is considered a realization of years of planning and team effort that will satisfy every need of our owners and visitors seeking luxury, leisure, and excellent levels of service.”

 Madar Development CEO, MR Gasser Bahgat, announced, on the side line of signing event.

From his part Eng. Ahmed Ehab –Chief project officer, said that “The design of Downtown Azha Ain Sokhna will be luxurious, exciting, complementing the general features of the project. 

We are working to provide a unique destination that will enrich people's lives, enhance the environment, and provide sustainable economic value. 

Downton Azha will feature hospitality destinations, green areas, with over one hundred outlets with a balanced mixed of F&B and entertainment spots. 

Today’s press conference also marked the launch of Azha’s hospitality pillar with the opening of the project's first hotels – Tanok Hotel.

Habiba Al-Shaer,  business development and Marketing manager of  "Tanoak "Hotel , expressed her pleasure to Launch the hospitality amenity at Azha – Ain Sokhna,  with the project’s first hotel, Tanoak.

Habiba added: “We are happy to be part of Azha’s success story. We depend on all of our hotels on four main elements: design, places, community, and individuals. We have invested heavily to achieve this. 

We aim to provide all luxury and comfort means, and we will not stop at what we have achieved in Tanoak, but we still have bigger plans that will delight our future clients."

It is worth noting that the partnership contract with UK Benoy has been signed at Benoy Studio in Dubai - one of the company's studios around the world.

Benoy is an international firm of architects, master planners, interior architects and graphic designers working from design studios in the United Kingdom, Abu Dhabi, Singapore, Hong Kong, Shanghai and Beijing. 


Madaar Development is a full-service, privately held commercial and residential real estate investment and development company with a distinguished ability to rapidly move projects from site selection, acquisition, financing, construction, property management and maintenance.

Founded in March 2015 with forward-thinking strategic planning and professional marketing capabilities, Madaar has successfully created a high profile quality of life in Egypt’s real estate industry, becoming one of the leading real estate development companies in Egypt in no time, providing the finest residential and commercial properties.


Benoy is a global family of design specialists committed to delivering world-class solutions for the built environment. Operating out of nine global studios and bringing over ten years of experience in the Middle East, they specialize principally in master planning, architecture and interiors, using ‘creative commerciality’ to solve problems and unlock potential.  Passionate about designing viable solutions that improve day-to-day lives, they assess their work against three key commitments: economic prosperity, social wellbeing and sustainable development.

 Benoy international had designed the iconic projects in UAE:

-Ferrari World Abu Dhabi.

-The Beach Dubai.

-Swash wall Dubai.

- La Mer Dubai.

Tanoak is a human like hotel with a soul and a spirit of Individuality, genuine, authentic and generous where all unexpressed wishes and needs are anticipated.

Over four Elements of Soulfulness:

- Design, a process that compliments and respects natural surroundings and local environments.

- Places, to be identified with the culture of the place and create experiences (Tanoak Culture) of food, music, art, outdoor experience and culture.

- Community, a community woven through the social fabric with curated events of art music, food and content.

- People, Individuals that’s fun, charismatic, genuine and with personality. People that can create stories curate soulfulness and build a community.