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Dina's Hostel

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Reviewed 28 May 2014 via mobile

Dina's hostel is clean, efficiently run hostel in Downtown that is staffed by a great team and has a very friendly vibe. The staff work tirelessly to ensure that your stay is pleasant and that they can help in your travels. The laundry service was great. It costs only E£3 per item and was ready for me by the end...

Thank Simon B
Dhaka City, Bangladesh
Reviewed 24 May 2014

Situated in a nice location downtown. Rates are ok. The owner, Dina, is a friendly lady. She even provides the space for artists. A nice place for artists of different genre & countries to hook up. A small kitchen that the boarders can use for cooking small items , such as noodles etc and drinks as well. But remember the...

Thank Quamrul A
Paris, France
Reviewed 14 May 2014

Dina's hostel is good value for money if you are travelling in Cairo. It is located in a busy downtown street, in a neighborhood that is filled with clothing stores and cafés where a lot of locals shop and hang out. The hostel is quite rudimentary, but also quite cheap. Breakfast is simple (a bit of cucumber, a boiled egg...

1Thank Cosmopolis44
Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 3 May 2014

We stayed at Dina's for two night in late March. Everything you could hope for from an inner city Cairo hostel. The staff were really friendly and helpful, quick to sort the bathroom when we accidentally flooded it (take the plug out the floor drain before showering) and calling our airline to double check a flight that wasn't showing on...

Thank Russell K
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 13 April 2014

Well located, right in the heart of downtown Cairo. Only a 15 minute walk to the Egyptian Museum and 10 minutes to the Metro. Also lots of shops and restaurant located close by. Friendly helpful, knowledgeable staff who are always willing to help. Excellent tours to the Pyramids, Bahariya Oasis & White Desert. Good clean rooms and bathrooms, comfortable common...

1Thank TimPickering
Reviewed 9 April 2014

Very very clean. Huge high ceilings, french doors allow light and cool air at night, lovely wooden floors. Helpful staff, Dina is very knowledgable. Soap n towels provided. Entrance lift is broken so be sure to ask how to use other 2 lifts cause its on the 5th floor. I am a solo female backpacker. I stayed here on arrival...

1Thank nothingbychance
Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 3 April 2014

I have just spent a few weeks in Cairo and was lodged at the hostel for most of the trip. As a whole, I was more than appreciative of my stay there! As this was my first trip in Cairo, I was of course a little new to the workings of the city and its denizens. The staff at the...

3Thank Alexis D
Reviewed 1 April 2014 via mobile

First time I came to the hostel I loved the common area it was really cozy n simple even my friends who stayed in the hostel love it bcuz the staff r friendly n helpful plus in Dina's hostel anyone can feel like they're in their home Mosquitos not problem of the place n they're very clean staff n place...

2Thank Yasmine E
Usedom Island, Germany
Reviewed 20 March 2014

I like to say some positive things before I go into the negative.. All the staff are really friendly,not very pushy and a really friendly guide, giving us lots of advice about how to spend our time in Cairo. The beds feel like stone and are incredibly uncomfortable. The shower was shared with the toilet floor space so water ran...

7Thank Chris L
London, England
Reviewed 11 March 2014

We had our own room with ensuite toilet & shower which was great. The staff were very helpful and extremely nice, we organised various taxis and a day driver to giza through them. Our room seemed to consistently have mosquitoes in it, even after I had killed a few of them. They had mosquito repellent plug-ins on request and gave...

7Thank Hakf

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Kitchenette
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about Dina's Hostel

Address: 42 Abd El Khalek Sarwat | 5th Floor, Cairo 11511, Egypt
Region: Egypt > Cairo Governorate > Cairo
Number of rooms: 18
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“Bring bugspray! And get a room with ac!”
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 of 5 bubbles lullabystar, 24 Sep 2014 | Read review
“Wifi is good on common room”
 of 5 bubbles 723alaaa, 14 Sep 2014 | Read review
“Ensuite rooms have A/C.”
 of 5 bubbles sixsevenA, 28 May 2014 | Read review
“Rooms on the left wing have a better view but are louder as they are facing the street. Those in the right wing tend to be a little quieter. Both wings offer different types of rooms (with or without private bathrooms).”
 of 5 bubbles alexisd470, 2 Apr 2014 | Read review
“Great place to stay ... very safe. I believe they have recently open-up another section which is away from the traffic a little ... try to get one of these rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles BonnieF402, 5 Mar 2014 | Read review
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