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Phoenix, Arizona
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99 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 October 2014

This site was a good value for the money. The first time I went, I had a three person room with a bathroom in the room so it was very convenient. The second time, I had a shared room with a bath in the hall. The location was near the Cairo Museum, food venues and great shopping. Mr. Atef and... More 

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Whangarei, New Zealand
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2014

King Tut hostel is a nice place to stay in, as a tourist all what you wish for a place to stay in is there, from hot water in tabs, AC, internet, TV, clean rooms and beds..... well, it shouldn't be rated as just a hostel.... I'm not gonna tell how nice the stuff are there in this place, they... More 

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2 Thank El Kaaper A
Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape, South Africa
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7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 October 2013

KIng Tut Hostel is not a hostel-there are only rooms[some big] and all have bathrooms.As the prices reflect, it's fairly basic- but clean with comfortable beds and bedding and - and there's satellite TV in the rooms. When I was there they went out of their way for me- eg. went down to help me get a taxi which is... More 

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5 Thank LaetitiadeV
Cairo, Al Qahirah, Egypt
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 October 2013

the best location in downtown ,historical street dates back to 18 th century , 15 minutes to islamic and coptic cairo ,10 minutes to the Egyptian museum,rooms are very clean people are so helpful and friendlyyou really feel you are with family ,and the most important thing in my opinion that they are educated so you 'll avoid people who... More 

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3 Thank Walid Z
Caracas, Venezuela
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 October 2013

In Cairo you will not find better shelter, good service, nice facilities, very nice and attentive to your best days you spend there. Addition is located in the center of Cairo, close to many places of interest to tourists. Also organize trips and excursions you want.

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3 Thank Darziguerrero
London, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 October 2013

This is a nice hostel - good location in downtown Cairo, near to lots of shops, busy street cafes, a fruit market and a 10 minute walk from the Egyptian museum. The staff are friendly and helpful, the bedrooms and bathrooms are spacious and clean. You can arrange any trips and tours you want with the hostel staff. There's also... More 

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1 Thank MCOH73
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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52 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 June 2013

its hard to find in Cairo like this hostel , good rates, very friendly staff they can guide you and help you with everything you ask, very clean place, and as a tourist you will find many services around you from late night cafes, banks, all kinds of transportation, they will arrange you any package you want to visit the... More 

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2 Thank Fadia M
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 May 2013

I stayed in King Tut Hostel from 1st of may for four nights .. I really enjoyed my accommodation ..quite place, clean rooms, helpful staff and location is amazing ... the internet access was wounderful and it is free of charge

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4 Thank yasser e
Hurghada, Egypt
1 review
Reviewed 7 May 2013

hostel staff are very friendly and helpful the location is very good rooms are comfortable clean nice smell and large and it`s easy to reach any place cause the hostel is close to everything. even the staff helped me to get me a car and a tour guide for my trip to the pyramids and it was so great so... More 

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Bad Aibling
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 November 2012

We stayed at the King Tut Hostel for two nights in March 2010. We were in Cairo to see the pyramids and the sights, of course ! The room we had was large, comfortable, and well appointed, and the bath was very clean. The staff were not only friendly and courteous, but went out of their way to insure that... More 

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3 Thank Bob E

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
King Tut hostel is a newly built hostel and located in the heart of down town Cairo, a 5 minutes walk to the Cairo museum. It offers you clean, comfortable and safe accommodation, hot water, clean bed linen, air conditioning and towels. Friendly, English speaking staff will help you with all your queries and are experts in providing information to our guests about tourist information plus train/ bus information. ... more   less 

Additional Information about King Tut Hostel

Address: 37 Talat Harb | Down Town Cairo, Cairo 0202, Egypt
Region: Egypt > Cairo Governorate > Cairo
Price Range: €17 - €28 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — King Tut Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 11
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“I stayed in a room just next to the reception”
 of 5 bubbles elkaapera, 15 Mar 2014 | Read review
“If you are alone and they are not full, you can ask for a nice sized room.”
 of 5 bubbles LaetitiadeV, 22 Oct 2013 | Read review
“don't forget to ask the staff for their tour packages”
 of 5 bubbles Ahlain, 21 Jun 2013 | Read review
“Look at all they have available - they are the same price but different in size and comfort level. Do try the beds before settling on a room since those are all different too.”
 of 5 bubbles Ben2007, 10 Jan 2012 | Read review
“Like any Cairo hostel ... check room before agreeing to it!”
 of 5 bubbles Confusedtigger, 11 Nov 2011 | Read review
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