Featuring its own private beach and a huge list of facilities, the Reef Oasis Beach Resort attracts many all-inclusive holidaymakers.  Amongst its attractions are its ten swimming pools, three buffet restaurants and 24 hour snack bar.  Unfortunately, poor food hygiene standards at the resort have been reported.

Sickholiday.com have dealt with 56 cases of reported food poisoning at the Reef Oasis Beach Resort.

The most common illness experienced at the Reef Oasis Beach Resort by all-inclusive holidaymakers is E.Coli, symptoms of which can be vomiting, stomach cramps and fever. These symptoms can not only spoil your holiday but can also be expensive if medication is required.  E. Coli can be caused by coming into contact with infected food and water.  Poor hygiene across the buffet restaurants coupled with the many pool areas can cause infections to quickly spread.

Whilst staying in the Reef Oasis Beach Resort it is important to follow these guidelines to reduce the risk of your all-inclusive holiday to Egypt being ruined:

  • 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 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.

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