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African House Hotel

2 star Hotel | 15, Emad El-din street, Downtown, Cairo, Egypt .

80.3% Overall Rating

42 out of 58 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (07/01/2013)

Chen Wang thinks…

"I booked it only because I needed to walk to Turgoman bus station the next early morning. Therefore its location is excellent to me."

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  • Car Parking
  • Self-catering Facilities
  • Currency Exchange
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • 24 hour reception
  • Safety deposit
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Washing machines
  • Fax
  • Photocopying
  • Late check-out
  • Laundry service
  • Wake-up calls
  • ATM / cash machine
  • Elevator / lift(s)
  • Internet access in public areas
  • Television room

Purchasable Extras

  • Airport Pickup USD 15.00

What's Included

  • Luggage Room
  • Breakfast
  • Linen
  • Towel

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 2 days before arrival (local time). Payments made to HostelBookers are non-refundable.

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We are western style hostel, which located in the heart of downtown, in one of the most famous streets in Egypt. Feel like home and smell the spirit of real old Cairo! Listen to the whispers of the history via 140 years old building! Read more

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About African House Hotel

African Hotel welcomes budget travelers situated in the heart of downtown Cairo, a mere 3 minute walk from Ramses train station and 12 minutes from the Egyptian Museum.

Our hostel is housed in a unique, historic 19th-century building with tons of period character. Guests can enjoy huge rooms with high ceilings and original wooden floors, in the combination that best suits your needs (from singles to triples, including a number of super-comfortable king-sized beds).

Breakfast is served in our BADAWI CORNER,where you can enjoy our beduin atmosphere watching satellite TV with more than 200 channels in 5 different langauges.Discover a wonderful relaxed atmosphere where you can meet people from all over the world during breakfast, make new friends, and share a traveller's tale or two.

Stay in one of the oldest and most famous streets in the whole egypt(The main area for nightclubs, theaters,cinemas and coffe shops).Few steps outdoors and find out the real cairo with its people,cars,spots and anything you can imagine!

And after a long day spent discovering the treasures of Cairo, just come relax in our two comfortable lounges sharing other guests new tales or enjoying lestining to original oriental live music in the main lobby.!

Our professional in-house travel agency(egyptfirstchoice.com)can accommodate all your travel needs with domestic and international flights, domestic tours and all reservations (bus, train, taxi, tours, transfers, airport transportation) can be made for your convenience.

We provide pick up service for our guests from cairo international airport to the hostel .Transfers to and from the airport can be arranged on request. Please inform us for your flight details in advance(Book 4 nights or more in a double room ensuite and get free pick up one way one time).

We offer for our guests:

24 hours Internet service
24 hours Multi languages Receptionists.
24 hours chek-in
24 hours room service
Flexible check-out
Bureau de Change
Meeting Facilities
Lift / Elevator
Laundry service
Last minute resevations
Discounts for longstay and groups
Children are welcome(babysitter on request!)
Non smoking rooms
Single&double&triple rooms Ensuite
Several shared bathrooms(24 hours hot water)
Taxes included in price

Please dont forget:

FREE Breakfast
FREE Clean sheets, pillows and blankets
FREE city Map and FREE travel info
FREE local Phone call
FREE Safe Deposit
FREE Backgammon(play vs champion of egypt)
FREE Luggage store(unlimited period)
FREE special egyptianTea and Coffee
FREE kitchen facilities for use

African hostel - 'A hostel whose quality is more like a hotel' are the words continually being repeated by our guests!

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