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Hamburg, Germany
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The hotel is centrally located and easy to reach with the metro (Ataba station). It stands out due to its gallant appearance and charming atmosphere. The well known bar on the first floor is a great place to hang out and to get in contact with other guests as well as locals. The staff is extremely helpful. Highly recommended!

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Windsor hotel is an excellent hotel with lots of character and incredibly helpful staff. The location is excellent for travelling around cairo with a metro stop near by. Just a warning if you've never been to Cairo the traffic is incredibly congested so you may want to have ear plugs just in case. The highlight of my trip was...

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San Rafael, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a find! Where else will your room have a telephone from 1920 and the reception have an actual switchboard? Where else will you have an elevator operator? Only here at the Windsor! Built in 1893, this must have been some place back in the day. But although now it's a bit faded and certainly not for everyone, it's a...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Samir Fayek (+21123995147) at the Windsor Hotel was very helpful in organising at very short notice 2 days of organosed travel. Both guide and driver were friendly and were always willing to help me out if needed. Would totally recommend for a day trip out to Giza.

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Marbella, Spain
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Not a 5 star Nile bank hotel...rather a reminder of past empire. We had a suite on an upper level outside which our "room steward" sat and greeted us coming and going. The dining room and bar are reminders of pre 50's Cairo, the staff is wonderful, the bird cage lift an artifact and the neighbourhood is infinitely fascinating. The...

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Los Gatos, California
Reviewed 14 February 2017

My wife and I enjoyed our stay in downtown Cairo at the charming Winsdor Hotel. From the moment we walked in it was like going back in time. Our room was stately with an entry, large bathroom and spacious main room, all with high ceilings. The furniture was antique. The beds were reasonably comfortable and the internet connection was good....

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Honolulu, Hawaii
Reviewed 10 February 2017

I love old-style hotels and this is one of the best! The rooms, elevator, reception area, and restaurant/bar have antiquated charm yet modern amenities. Staff has worked here many years, treat guests like family, and gave excellent sight-seeing advice. There is a Metro stop about two blocks away near a small park. One employee, Mr. Samir Fayek, organizes tours and...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 January 2017

As they say on their website you enter an older world when staying at the Windsor. More an Edwardian gentleman's club, where gentleman's gentlemen in bow ties take your order in the grand but fading dining and sitting room with an air of benign unctuousness. The food is good and there is a bar that draws the young cosmopolitans of...

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Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
Reviewed 10 January 2017

For my family of five, this was actually a delightful five-star visit. However, I would not wish others to think this is a modern, five-star hotel. The antiquated nature of the Windsor, built long ago as a Royal Bath, then used as the British Officers Club, is part of the charm. Whether it was via email before our stay or...

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Luxor, Egypt
Reviewed 6 January 2017

Yet another stay at the good old Windsor hotel in downtown Cairo . It is always so good to be welcomed back and made to feel part of the establishment. Whether you are here to relax, spend time visiting the sites of Cairo or have business or other chores to attend to in Cairo, the staff and owners are there...

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  • Restaurant
  • Free Internet
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
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  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access

Additional Information about Windsor Hotel Cairo

Address: 19 Alfi Bey Street, Cairo 11511, Egypt
Region: Egypt > Cairo Governorate > Cairo
Price Range: €34 - €57 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Windsor Hotel Cairo 3*
Number of rooms: 55
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Also Known As:
Cairo Windsor Hotel
Hotel Style:
#4 Best Value Hotel in Cairo
#14 Romantic Hotel in Cairo
#18 Business Hotel in Cairo
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“higher is quieter”
 of 5 bubbles LB5432, 14 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Cairo is noisy at night ask for a room away from main road or at the top of the building, it helps a little”
 of 5 bubbles ChrisT606, 12 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Every room is different: It may be possible to preview a couple rooms before deciding.”
 of 5 bubbles 300cm, 10 Jan 2017 | Read review
“this hotel should be ur choice if you are interested in the true Egyptian life,not expensive & very near of all what u like to see in Cairo”
 of 5 bubbles khawlahammar, 12 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Ask for room with toilet and shower.. just to be save”
 of 5 bubbles thomasgY6711FR, 8 Dec 2016 | Read review
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