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Ismailia House Hotel

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#84 of 147 Hotels in Cairo
  • Excellent10%
  • Very good30%
  • Average40%
  • Poor20%
  • Terrible0%
1 Nov 2018
“Nice location”
14 Sep 2018
“Just location ”
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1 El Tahrir Sq. Downtown, Cairo 11511, Egypt
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19.4 km to Cairo Intl Airport
46 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
0.4 km from Egyptian Antiquities Museum
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Reviewed 1 November 2018 via mobile

Me and friends stayed for one night in the hostel ,, the location is very good,its is in the tahrir square in the middle of down town ,, the receptionist is very respectful and helpful ,, the room was clean and quite,, the bed was...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank elshebly
Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

Booked this hotel just because of the location but was totally disappointed after checking in.. The rooms are quite old and needs an overhaul maintenance of floor, walls, washroom, drain. Moreover, the bath tub inside the washroom is more dirty that u can't step in...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank faisalnn
Reviewed 17 April 2018

The room was very dirty and the bathtub was dizgusting to step into, sheets and pillows were dirty and found hair all over. The view from the room is nice looking over Tahrir square. The common area is terrible, garbage bags full of rubbish on...More

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank cedrbal
Reviewed 6 March 2017

I can't say it's nice hotel because the reality was different about the photos , try it once and discover what can you find in ,,, bed sheets dirty , floor distoried , if you stay on chamber overlook the street you will hear a...More

Date of stay: January 2017
2  Thank legalconsellor
Reviewed 19 December 2015

The Ismailia House Hotel is a backpackers' hotel that caters to both tourists and Egyptians. While it has the worst elevator in Egypt, its rooms are spacious and clean and the staff friendly and honest. You will not be hustled or overcharged. Many rooms have...More

Date of stay: December 2015
2  Thank Sam E
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Number of rooms
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US$19 - US$21 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Egypt > Cairo Governorate > Cairo
Number of rooms
Price range
US$19 - US$21 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Egypt > Cairo Governorate > Cairo
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11 August 2018|
Response from Emma_Rashed |
Hi Jeff, I just stayed here this week. If you’re both non Egyptian yes I believe that’s fine but if one of you are Egyptian no. Even my partner (Egyptian) and I came to get married in Cairo, we had to stay in separate rooms
Room Tips
"Over looking Tahrir Square"
17 Apr 2018
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"No in room WiFi but free in lobby.j"
18 Dec 2015
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"Room 801 (triple room) and Room 802 (twin room) are the best during winter season as these rooms are non..."
30 Sep 2015
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