Throughout the ages, Egypt has been known for its breathtaking scenes of ingenious architectural masterpieces. Like their predecessors, the present generations of Egyptian architects are striving to propagate the tradition of awe-inspiring edifices and spectacular architecture.

The real estate industry of Egypt is enjoying flourishing times that’s opening up more opportunities than ever for Egyptian architects to showcase their craftsmanship. Today, there are wads of spectacular real estate developments scattered across the country designed and built by Egyptian architects. The following is a list of the top 15 architecture studios in Egypt currently bearing the torch of architectural distinction passed down through uncounted generations in Egypt:

 

Ldp + Partners

Cairo office |  Tower A , Entrance B2, Rayhanah Residence, Zahraa Maadi, Cairo
Tel. | +202 25162645  Cellular | +20101200561

 

Ldp+Partners is an Architectural, Engineering, Interior Design and Site Supervision consultancy firm with branches in Cairo-Egypt, Jeddah-Saudi Arabia, Istanbul-Turkey and presentation branch in Kuwait, a member at USGBC (United States Green Building Council), with an expert team that deals with almost all kinds of Urban and Architectural projects and with a big awareness of the GULF and MENA regulations in Architecture and Engineering, also ISO 9001:2015 certificated in recognition of our Quality Management System in Architectural, Engineering and Project Management.

LDP is an abbreviation for (Liberta’ Di Pensiero), This could be translated in English to (Liberty of thinking), in Arabic to (حرية الفكر), in Turkish to (Düşünce özgürlüğü) and in French to (Libertee’ De Pensee’).

Some of its most iconic projects include:

  1.  Jizan Icon Tower  Jizan- KSA
  2. AL-Rasheed Tower Kuwait
  3. Al-Riyadh Hospital  KSA
  4. Al-Rawda Towers  Al-Madinah- KSA
  5. The Crystal Tower  New Capital-  Egypt

 

Arkan  consultants

Cairo office | 2 Ibrahim Nawar st., 6 th District, Nasr City, Cairo
Tel. | +202 2352 0219  Cellular | +201021827277

ARKAN Consultants is considered as one of the largest leadins firms in architectural design and engineering consultancy in Egypt. Our services cover architectural and interior design and animation; in addition to landscape design, electromechanical,structure design, consultancy, feasibility and business modeling, sustainable and environmental design, refurbishment and retrofit for existing buildings, site supervision. Arkan operates locally and internationally since 2004. We have many residential and work-space evelopments in Egypt, Kenya and the Gulf Area.

Arkan was awarded ISO 9001:2008 certificated in recognition of our Quality Management System in Architectural Engineering and ISO 9001:2014 certified in recognition of our Customer’s satisfaction management system
Arkan  means “pillars” in English, in Arabic means (اركان), in Turkish to (köşe) and in French) coin(

Some of its most iconic projects include:

              1.-SERRANO, New Capital- Egypt
              2.-ELEVEN, New Capital- Egypt
              3.-ATIKA, New Capital- Egypt
              4.-WEST LAND, Kenya
              5.-JAMIA MALL, Kenya
              6.-CAIRO CAPITAL CENTER, New Cairo- Egypt
              7.-ELEGANTRY, New Cairo- Egypt
              8.-OZONE, New Cairo- Egypt

 

Yasser Al-Beltagy

Cairo office | 5 Mostafa Refaat, Sheraton, Cairo, Egypt

Tel. | +2022662260  Fax | +2022662267

   Yasser Al Beltagy Architects (YBA) was established in the year 1995, in Cairo, Egypt. Led by founder, principal and chief designer Yasser AL-Beltagy. YBA is a full service architecture, urban, landscape and interior design firm. Over the years, Yasser Al Beltagy Architects has worked on more than 1200 worldwide projects that ranges from residential, public, corporates & offices, educational & cultural, hotels & resorts, recreational, industrial, religious to commercial projects. Moreover, YBA participated in 33 worldwide competitions, wining, 10 first place prizes, 4 second place prizes, 3 third place prizes, 2 honorable mentions and 3 architecture awards.

In June 2003, YBA and Dar Almimar joined alliances until February 2011. This joint resulted in creating a diversified practice of successful broad range projects using the CEO’s extensive experiences.

YBA’s philosophy is largely based on following the highest standards of ethics and business conduct. In addition, providing them with the best services while considering our client’s privacy.                                                                                                                              

 

Some of its most iconic projects include:

  • Residential Towers Al Alamein Development – North Coast, Egypt
  • First mall – New Cairo, Egypt
  • Schneider Headquarters – Egypt
  • Al Ahly for Real Estate Development, 6 projects – Egypt
  • AZHA – Egypt, 2016
  • Mountain View (compounds/resorts) Egypt)
  • Science city – Egypt
  • Qatar embassy -Somalia
  • PAN African Parliament -South Africa
  • Ministry of Foreign Affairs – Yemen
  • Supreme Court of Justice-United Arab Emirates
  • Fahed Althani Office Building – Qatar
  • OUD compound – Egypt
  • Eden Residential Compound – Zambia
  • Pearl New Cairo – Egypt
  • Science City – Egypt
  • El Rawda Medical Center- Ministry of Health-Kuwait
  • Ministry of Foreign Affairs – Yemen
  • Ministry of Health – United Arab Emirates

 

Mona Hussein Design House – MHDH –

West Cairo office | The Polygon Business Park, Sodic West, Building 3, 4th floor, Sheikh Zayed City, Giza Egypt.

Tel. | +2 0127498221| +2 01060687877 | +202 38653245

East Cairo office | The Waterway Compound, W Mall, Building B, 1st floor, Al Mostathmereen Al Shamaleya, New Cairo, Egypt.

Tel. | +202 225390097 | +20102858 8004

 

Mona Hussein Design House – MHDH – is a multi-disciplinary and leading Cairo-based Design Firm founded by Mona Hussein in 1993. Our Design House offers integrated design services.

MHDH Interior design is a medium-size Design Firm and was regionally recognized for its comprehensive and individualistic design solutions for Residence, Offices, Commercial Spaces, Hospitality, Medical, Sales Centers, Retail Spaces, Exhibition Booths, Mockups and Yachts that are channeled through an equilibrium between the cultural environment and contemporary design.

With the growth of Urban and Real Estate Development in Egypt, MHDH has developed its services to encompass Landscape, Architecture, Consultancy, FF&E and Branding. Alongside with Design and Build services by collaborating with selective companies inside and outside Egypt to offer Turnkey projects.

MHDH was awarded The Gold Award of the ICSC (International Council of Shopping Centers) for the Designopolis landscape project. A’Design Award 2019 Bronze Award for the Na3na3 Restaurant (Interior Space and Exhibition Design Category).

MHDH won the Wadi Food ECO-friendly store and restaurant project on Cairo Alex Desert Road.

MHDH was part of the Fouka Bay team awarded Top Mediterranean Resort Development for 2018.

  Some of its most iconic projects include:

          

  1. Interior residential types, Fouka Bay with Tatweer Misr, Egypt.
  2. Hyde Park clubhouse, Egypt.
  3. Azad landscape with Tameer, Egypt.
  4. Na3Na3 Restaurant, Egypt.

 

Criteria Design Group

Villa 8 -289 St New Maadi, Cairo, Egypt

This is a multidisciplinary architecture studio that delivers top-notch services in urban planning, architecture design, construction management, and interior design. Founded in 2007 as International Consultancy Engineering (ICE), the company experienced a new lease of life when it was relaunched and rebranded as Criteria Design Group in 2013.

The company is currently run by seasoned hands who have over 15 years of experience working on projects of various shapes and sizes.

Practicing architecture with a multidisciplinary approach, the company strives to demonstrate that architecture goes beyond an art form.

At CDG, architectural design is regarded as an integral part of life that caters to various factors that affect human life, including spirituality, materialism, culture, geography, and social status. The company takes an all-inclusive approach to urban planning, creating plans that border on all human activities. This approach has also been extended to the implementation of various types of projects, from residential to commercial, hospitality, and education.

Some of their most outstanding projects include

    • The Obelisk Park Restaurant
    • Squash complex
    • El yakht Club
    • Windrose Academy
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Advisory consultancy

16B, Bank Misr Towers, Khatem El Morsaleen St., Cairo

Founded as a firm offering consultancy services for engineering designs, architectural designs, and interior designs, Advisory Consultancy became a full-blown designing outfit in 2008. Their scope of services includes architectural design, urban planning, 3D modeling and visualization, landscaping, quantity and coast reports, quality control, among many others. Their approach to the designing process involves the articulation of the project requirements, inspection, and survey of site, creation of site layout, architectural designing, structural designing, interior designing, cost estimation, and lots more.

The company is usually more inclined to regard themselves as partners, rather than service providers, contributing to the development of a client’s business by providing the best visualization services, architecture designing, urban planning, and interior designing services.

Its most iconic developments include

    • The Sphinx residential villas
    • Town house & Twin house in Cairo-Alex Desert Rd
    • Hospital Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
    • Dar Al Maaly Hospital
    • Arabic Village
    • City Center
  • Alameen Commercial Center

Character Design Architects

39 Asmaa Fahmy St., Heliopolis, Cairo

With a proven track record of excellence, Character Design Architect is a powerhouse of architectural and engineering services. The firm encourages clients to take advantage of their intensive consultancy service to gain insights into the various aspect of the project before initiating the project.

The company’s team of experts’ research, brainstorm and analyze the fine details of the project, and then see to the successful implementation of all the various aspects of the development, from site preparation to the creation of the building plan and interior decoration.

Their designs also cater to a wide array of human needs, from health to peace of mind and communal facilities. Each of these needs is addressed with customized design solutions best suited to each client.

Some of its most prominent undertakings include

    • A host of world-class hotels, including the 5-star Manila Shisha hotel
  • A slew of futuristic residential properties across the country.

Raka Design

112 Foda Hassan St. Off Abdel Aziz Fahmy St., Heliopolis, Cairo

Established in 1993, RAKA design is a subsidiary of the Innovators Consulting with a glimmering track record that spans over two decades. Originating from Egypt, the company has managed to gain a firm foothold in the international market, executing various projects across the African continent and the Middle-East. They’ve built a portfolio that features wads of multi-storey developments, hotels, healthcare facilities, educational buildings, and commercial properties.

Among these stocks include

    • The El Nowra’s Towers
    • OSA Sons Tower
    • Dhahran Expo
    • Pyramid Heights Residences
    • Hawafiz real estate development
    • Duplex villas
  • Al-Mawj Clinics

Sun Arc Egypt

37 Mashroa Koleyet El Banat Bldgs, Floor 4 Flat 43, Nasr city, Cairo

This is one of the few indigenous architecture studios in Egypt that deploy state-of-the-art 3D modeling printers and other specialized 3D printers to purvey architectural services to clients.

It also provides laser services. It has experts who undertake laser jobs using high power laser stations. This expert normally serves in two shifts to ensure fast and high quality deliveries.

Some of the firm’s most impressive outings include

    • Panorama Mall, Riyadh
    • Al Khobar Municipalityults
    • Al Khobar
    • Al Subeaei Tower
    • Andex Tower
    • Al-Sweilwm Tower
    • Quba Mosque
    • Al Madinah
    • Al-Monawara
  • KG Tower, Dubai

Taher Design

13 Award Hegazy St, Al-Saraya, Alexandria

This is a premier design house that has rolled out a slew of captivating high-end designs that pander to royalty. The company’s richly stocked portfolio features real estate projects across the country as well as in other parts of the world, including UAE, Qatar, Cyprus, and UAE.

They have an enviable pedigree in areas such as architectural and interior design, landscape design, urban design, project management, and lots more.

It’s most prolific ongoing projects include the Selena Bay Resort, Hurghada, as well as the sunset hotel, Saudi Arabia

Norm Architects

91 Ahmed Shawky St., El Banafseg Bldgs, 5th Settlement, Cairo

This is another multidisciplinary architectural studio with an impressive pedigree in providing services in numerous areas including 3D rendering, architectural design, architectural drawings, floor plans, green building, home extensions, landscaping, site preparation, and a whole lot more.

The company has built a solid reputation for working with the highest standards when it comes to ethics, human capacity development, and technology.

The company boasts of completed projects in Cairo, Jeddah, Riyadh, Abu Dhabi, Doha, UAE, Qatar, Kuwait, and Oman.

NGDS Architects

New Giza Road, off KM 22 Cairo/Alexandria desert road, Giza Governorate

With a strong penchant for incorporating features of the timeless Ancient Egyptian architecture into its modernistic designs, NGDS Architects have managed to carve out a niche for themselves in the industry. Founded by Egyptian Architect Amr Ghaly under the auspices of NEWGIZA, NGDS has established itself as one of the most reputable multidisciplinary architectural design firms in the country.

NGDS is the prime consultant and executioner for NEWGIZA projects, including every NEWGIZA residential developments. They’ve also successfully collaborated with other industry leaders such as Degla CFM, Earth Consultants, Larch, Sites International, and Gensler.

Among its most prominent projects include all NEWGIZA projects, including NEWGIZA University blocks and NEWGUZA residential stocks, El Alson British and American International Schools, and more.

Aboulfadl – Elhadary – Elkholy

21 Amin Fekry St., Floor 4 flat 21, Rami Station, Alexandria

With over six decades of innovative and splendid architectural services, this firm has amassed an enviable portfolio of a rich variety of real estate developments, including educational, health care, residential, industrial, and rural & urban developments.

The firm’s illustrious reputation has been built off the back of very hardworking and dedicated staffers. The team now uses these copious years of experience together with the latest technology to offer services in architecture, structural design, and engineering, as well as a host of other construction specialties.

The multidisciplinary team pulls together experts from various fields to present clients with fully integrated design services.

Some of its most iconic projects include

    • Marsa Matrouh – OM EL Rakhm Resort
    • Faculty of Medicine convention center
    • Gems Academy
  • Borg EL Arab

Cube Consultants

11 Hussein Shafik El Masry, Al-Higaz, Heliopolis, Cairo

Cube is a visionary design studio in that has proved in several projects to be a wellspring of creativity. It took off with a humble beginning. It was founded in 1990 by Prof. Ashraf Abdel Moshen, Professor of Architecture at the Faculty of Engineering, Ain Shams University, Cairo. However, five years passed afterward before the company was officially established in 1995. It caught a major break in 2005 when it was first contracted by the government to provide futuristic architectural solutions. Since then, it’s been well-known as a purveyor of visionary architectural solutions.

Among its key architectural projects include

    • Central Business District, Cairo
    • Mediterranean University
    • National Theater
    • The Green River, Cairo
    • The Oasis, Cairo
    • City of Knowledge, Cairo
    • Spirit Tower
    • The Atrium Foodcourt
    • Contraco Headquarters

Tarek Beshir

Established in 1995, Tarek Beshir has gone on since its early days to build an enviable reputation both within and outside Egyptian territory. It has completed swathes of projects of various shapes and sizes across the country and abroad, including luxury tourism facilities, corporate buildings, retail outlets, residential stocks, etc.

Some of its most lauded projects include

    • Gardenia Park
    • October Hills
    • La Palma
    • Four Season Resort
    • Sharm El Sheikh
  •               Hilton Waterfalls