Le Royal Holiday Resort in the Naama Bay area of Sharm El Sheikh is popular among holiday makers looking for a variety of activities due to it on site aqua park.  Many families visit the resort looking for an all inclusive experience that takes advantage of the hotels many pool and restaurants.  Unfortunately many visitors to Le Royal Holiday Resort also discover unacceptable and avoidable holiday illness awaits them.

Symptoms including stomach cramps, diarrhoea and vomiting have been reported by visitors to the resort.  These symptoms are usually caused from food poisoning or coming into contact with unclean water, leading to many all-inclusive holidays being ruined and many holidaymakers left out of pocket. Visitors have reported dirty plates and glasses, with under cooked food being served at the buffets.

Whilst staying in Le Royal Holiday Resort it is important to follow these guidelines to reduce the risk of food poisoning and other holiday illnesses:

  • Avoid foods not cooked thoroughly and/or re-heated incorrectly.
  • Avoid foods not prepared hygienically.
  • Avoid food not stored at the correct temperature.
  • Frequently use an alcohol-based hand gel.
  • Avoid salads and any uncooked fruits and vegetables (these may have been handled unhygienically)
  • Avoid swimming in water or pools that appear dirty and untreated.

In the event that you do get ill Sickholiday advise that you seek medical attention whilst on holiday as this will greatly increase your chances of making an eligible claim upon your return.

It is your tour operators’ responsibility to make sure you are provided with a safe, clean and hygienic hotel.

If you have fallen ill whilst on an all-inclusive holiday at Le Royal Holiday Resort, get in touch with a member of our team.  We have over 10 years industry experience and we will be happy to help you through the process of claiming back the cost of your holiday plus any additional compensation you may be owed.








“Flies were seen landing on the buffet food!”

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Mr F stayed at Le Royal Holiday Resort in March 2014. Mr F and his 3 year old daughter fell ill a few days into the holiday. Mr F suffered with severe diarrhoea and stomach cramps. He had some Imodium from home which he had to take for the remainder of the holiday.

When they returned home, Mr F gave a stool sample to his general practice which tested positive for Shigella. They treated this with antibiotics.

Mr F noted that he saw flies around the pool water which were then landing on the food in the buffet. He also spoke to other guests in the hotel with similar symptoms.







“She spent the majority of the holiday in bed!”


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Miss D stayed at Le Royal Holiday Resort in June 2014. Miss D fell ill whilst she was pregnant 2 days into the holiday with severe gastric symptoms. She spent the majority of her holiday in bed. The symptoms did start to ease off as the holiday went on so she managed to get out to the pool a few times. Her diarrhoea and stomach cramps continued for 10 days. She could not take any medication to help her illness as she was pregnant. Miss D drank a lot of water and ate plain foods to prevent her getting any worse.





“We will not return…so disappointed!”

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“Our room faced a dump site…it was disgusting!”

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“This is no way a 5 star hotel!”

Review of Le Royal Holiday Resort

“Our room was dirty and never cleaned…the food was terrible!”

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