Shenzar II Resort

Guesthouse in Mesr & Farahzad

The largest of the mud-brick houses in Mesr, this well-run establishment offers traditional rooms around a courtyard (sleeping on the roof is permitted in summer) and has a cosy indoor communal dining area. It also runs a range of desert activities, including a four-hour visit to the nearby villages of Aroosan and Korgaz (US$88).