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The Australian Hostel

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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible6%
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“egyptian museum”(10 reviews)
“book tours”(2 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Airport Transportation
Family Rooms
Multilingual Staff
2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The staff here are the least helpful, most scammy people around. They keep trying to push tours on to you for exorbitant prices. They common area is often occupied by them and their friends and breakfast is always late. Sometimes it felt like they were...More

Thank anuraj
Reviewed 2 April 2018

This was my second time staying at the hostel. The staff was warm and welcoming, the beds are comfortable, and the location is perfect. Lots of restaurants are a short walk from the hostel, so there are plenty of choices. Plus the staff will help...More

Thank dwpe
Reviewed 22 February 2018

Really helpful, welcoming staff. Book tours with them if you can. We went on the pyramids tour with Moo and had an amazing time. Room was basic and clean, if you are expecting 5 stars this isn't the place for you, but its clean and...More

Thank Katharine H
Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

Great great it’s a great place to stay as it’s right in the centre of Cairo with everything just minutes away walk. Nice and clean with very friendly staffs especially shahada who went out of his way to resolve our issues and queries thanks a...More

Thank Shokat O
Reviewed 10 February 2018

The hostel is in the heart of the city; just 10 minutes walking from the Egyptian Museum. Beds are comfortable. Breakfast is fine. The whole place is always neat and clean. The staff is simply amazing; always eager to help passengers and really friendly to...More

Thank Javier A
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Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Details
Price range
US$12 - US$29 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Details
Price range
US$12 - US$29 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
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"Arrange airport pickup/dropoff with the hostel-as Cairo taxi drivers can be shifty"
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"Book a private room if you can, if youre more than two it comes out to the same price."
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"Free wifi, Clean bathrooms"
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"choose the rooms on the front to get a god view from the street"
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