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African House Hotel

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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good26%
  • Average14%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible14%
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Free Wifi
Non-Smoking Rooms
Airport Transportation
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Family Rooms
Laundry Service
2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

The hostel is located at Cairo's downtown a night living place that you can find good places to eat and also good things to buy. It's near the bus and train station so you can walk if you want (10 minutes max), the Egyptian museum...More

1  Thank Marvin F
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Average hostel in an old building, 10 minuts walking from Ramses station and 20 minutes from Tahrir square. The hostel is surrounded by streets that never sleep, full of restaurants and shops The building is old and the elevator looks a bit frightening, but it...More

Thank shadylau
Reviewed 7 May 2017

The Hostel seems nice and cosy, mainly because it is well located. Smokers only. Once you're in bed your body itches everywhere and it isn't only because of the mosquitos; a thing we experienced only at this place. The private bathroom was incredibly small. The...More

1  Thank re-tm_90
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

We booked this hostel before we arrived in Cairo, and we found a relaxed haven with nice rooms and friendly people located in a historical building, which adds to the whole experience of staying at African House. They clean every day and make great coffee....More

Thank Lieselot V
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

The place is well located in the heart of Cairo. It is lead by Ahmed and his colleagues/employees who are all very friendly and helpful. To get there from the airport you better take a taxi (about 120 EGP) or arrange transportation with Ahmed before....More

1  Thank Lena W
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Hotel Amenities
Airport Transportation
Room Service
Laundry Service
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US$ 14 - US$ 17 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Egypt > Cairo Governorate > Cairo
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Room & Suite (2)
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"We were supposed to have the best room.. my body still itches, quite noisy."
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"We stayed on 4th floor and it was lovely!! Very spacious room!!"
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"Best room in 4th floor!"
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"Don't do it"
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