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African House Hostel

15 emad eldeen street, downtown, Cairo 11281, Egypt
+20 225 917 220

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6.8

Good
based on 334 reviews
African House Hostel - Cairo, Egypt
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+20 225 917 220

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Distance to city centre 1.3 km
Location rating 9.1
Nearest airport Cairo
Distance to airport 17.5 km

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bad internet connection in 14 reviews
bad odor in 5 reviews
big room in 49 reviews
breakfast is not good in 16 reviews
cup of tea in 11 reviews
good value for money in 9 reviews
great location in 27 reviews
high ceilings in 6 reviews
hostel itself located in 22 reviews
location friendly staff in 32 reviews
location near train in 21 reviews
luggage up one stair in 6 reviews
place to stay in 23 reviews
sell us any tours in 3 reviews
small bathroom in 15 reviews
staff was amazing in 71 reviews
train station in 30 reviews
willing to help in 12 reviews
worth the money in 12 reviews
  • Excellent
    Oct 2019
    10.0

    Very nice hostel with exelent location, you verry feel like home and the owners will do everything for you to enjoy always there to give you some tips and advise I recommend this place 100%.

  • Excellent
    Aug 2019
    8.8

    The staff there are talkative and nice. They are proficient in international news.

  • Good
    Jun 2019
    7.9

    Great location Quit environment

    Old building Bad elevator Beds are good but need to be fixed and modified

  • Good
    Jun 2019
    6.3

    - Staff - Location - Breakfast

    - No AC - Room size - No Towels - Room facilities - Electricity cut many times

  • Mediocre
    Jun 2019
    3.8

    i LIKE ONLY THE PRICE

    I dislike most of it, smell, space, air , no AC.

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About

Overview

African House Hostel offers budget accommodation and a friendly atmosphere in the heart of downtown Cairo, 3 minutes’ walk from Ramses Train Station and 12 minutes from the Egyptian Museum. Occupying a 19th-century building with high ceilings and original wooden floors, African House Hostel has plenty of period character. At the African House Hostel you can choose from its 16 spacious, private double and triple rooms – some with en suite and some with shared bathroom facilities. Breakfast is included in the room rate and free Wi-Fi is available in public areas. The 24-hour reception allows you to come and go as you please. Cairo’s fascinating markets, famous historical sites and vibrant nightlife are there for you to explore.

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Features

Free parking
Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet friendly
Spa

6.8 Good

based on 334 reviews

9.1

Location

9.0

Value

4.5

Room

3.7

Cleanliness

Things to know

  • Close to public transport

Check in

12:00

Check out

11:30

Cancellation/pre-payment

Policies vary by room type and provider.

AMENITIES

Car hire
Internet
Currency exchange on-site
Room service
Express check out
24-hour front desk
Safe
Airport Shuttle (Surcharge)
Free parking
Storage available
Free Wi-Fi
Lift
Library
Bar/Lounge
Coffee shop

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Location

Most popular landmarks

  • Egyptian Museum 1.4 km
  • Tahrir Square 1.5 km
  • Khan el-Khalili 1.9 km
  • Cairo Tower 2.2 km
  • Cairo Opera House 2.5 km
  • Al-Azhar Park 2.6 km

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