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Greece
Reviewed 15 September 2009

The Windsor is a wonderful hotel. Well located in downtown Cairo on a little street near loads of shopping, it is also close to the metro for further destinations. The rooms are comfortable and beautifully appointed, reflecting the hotel's royal and colonial past. Rates are fair and the staff is doting and kind.

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 14 September 2009

I stayed at the Windsor in July 2009. By prior arrangement I was picked up from the airport and taken to the hotel. The hotel is gorgeous and has all the original decor dating back to the turn of the century. Located in the heard of downtown Cairo, it is in walking distance to the main shopping areas and most...

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London
Reviewed 31 August 2009

I spent three nights there. Room was spacious (20 sqm and 4m high) but a little dark. Part of the room was divided for toilet and shower. It was some kind of booth in a corner. BUT the bathroom was PERFECTLY CLEAN! Hotel stuff is very nice and competent. But the best thing was the hotel bar/restaurant. Surprisingly good cuisine...

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 27 August 2009

We stayed in the Windsor whilst moving from Sharm el Sheikh. As most of the reviews note, the staff at this hotel are fantastic. They are helpful and friendly, and of all the hotels listed as 'pet friendly' in Cairo; this is the only one that actually is. As we were moving house we had numerous bags and also a...

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Atlanta, GA
Reviewed 14 August 2009

I stayed here during my trip to Egypt in January of this year. I selected it based on reviews and pricing and I was not disappointed. I was drawn by its history as well. As a traveler I have stayed at hostels, B&Bs, 5 star hotels and everything in between. If you are looking for something other than the same...

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Madrid
Reviewed 2 August 2009

The hotel is very old but clean and convenient (A/C, hot water, ... work properly). The staff is really nice. and helpful. The food is good. There is wireless in the lounges. Well located. And it is cheap. Very recommendable!!!

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Delhi, Canada
Reviewed 18 July 2009

Walking into the bar/restaurant it feels like you have passed through time. The furniture is stunning and ambience amazing - the food was great as well. Yes the rooms were average and the outside of the hotel is somewhat past its glory days but when we return to Cairo, we will most definitely be staying at the Windsor. From the...

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Bangkok
Reviewed 24 June 2009

I had to visit Cairo on business this past March and looked for a hotel with 'atmosphere' rather than just booking into a sterile, personalityless big chain hotel. Windsor was a real find. The history it represents, the unchanged lounge and reception area dating back to the 20s and the incredible warmth, caring, and genuine friendship of the staff made...

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Alexandria, Egypt
Reviewed 19 June 2009

If you're looking to Experience Egypt as it used to be in it's glory days, this is where to go! The windsor hotel, an old British Officer's club, has all the warmth of home with a friendly staff always greeting you with a smile and the cosy peaceful setting you need after a day in this overcrowded, noisy but absolutely...

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 19 June 2009

Everyone writes how the Windsor hotel is a bit creaky but incredibly charming. I'll agree about the lounge, elevator, and maybe even the furniture. The staff and guards were all very friendly and tried to be as helpful as they could. The lounge is a beautiful spot to hang out and have a drink (not tea, it's ridiculously over-priced) and...

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  • Restaurant
  • Free Internet
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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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: €36 - €54 (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
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#4 Best Value Hotel in Cairo
#15 Romantic Hotel in Cairo
#18 Business Hotel in Cairo
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 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”
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