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Reviewed 6 October 2012

Hostel staff are very friendly (one even helped me fix my laptop), very good location and comfortable clean rooms. The common room there is also very nice. Tea and coffee available during the day and they offer a reasonable breakfast in the mornings.

2Thank Nicholas S
Reviewed 19 September 2012

Nice location and it is very comfortable to get any place from here. Everywhere inside very clean and good smell. Its very important that so much friendly and smily hotel staff. You will never hear "we have not" or "its not inclusive here". I recommend this hostel to everyone who is going to visit Egypt.

2Thank Renata B
Lima - Peru
Reviewed 14 September 2012

I went with my friends and we spent very good moments there, good hospitality and good location, they give us very good advices for visit amazing places, in every moment the staff was very polite, friendly and nice, Really was a good choice to stay in this hotel

2Thank PatriciaBM
St. Petersburg, Russia
Reviewed 13 September 2012

I stayed at King Tut Hostel in the last year and still remember those days as a nice time and unforgetable travel. The personnel at the hostel is very friendly and helpful, in the morning they offer breakfast, during the day it is possible to ask for tea and coffee or go to the kitchen and make it for yourself.,...

1Thank Elena K
Reviewed 13 September 2012

Location is good. Staff is friendly, and helpful.Clean, safe, comfortable room. With air conditioning. Breakfast every morning. This is good hostel to stay. I am happy to have stayed at King Tut hostel.

2Thank Audrone_12
Reviewed 13 September 2012

I spent my vacations there and no doubt that Was the right selection great service and Room make An unforgetable holiday thanks to all staff ! .The rooms are big enough,clean..Almost all employees can clearly speak English. Very Well ubicated.

1Thank LizzRuizM
Reviewed 13 September 2012

This accomodation I would advise to anybody that would stay over in Cairo .... The staff and the wellcoming of the owner was must warming ... It is well worth the stay and fell at home even though the langue was foreign but the people are Blessed .... Thanks you Lana van der Merwe

1Thank lanafairy
Dublin, Tipperary, Ireland
Reviewed 6 August 2012

I stayed here in February 2010 and was apprehensive visiting Cairo and broke the golden rule (according to Lonely Planet) and made a deal with a guy in Cairo in planning the entire trip (20 days or so in Egypt and cash up front - gulp). About the trip later. I would not be a fussy person and so everything...

2Thank Tommy H
Reviewed 16 May 2012 via mobile

Came in middle of the night Saturday after being turned away and striking out at many other hostels. Staff welcomed us and was eager to show us two private rooms @ 90le/$12 per night. As is customary we were offered tea in the comfortable common area with wall to wall rugs and pillows. Breakfast everyday there also. All staff speak...

2Thank james k
Utrecht, Netherlands
Reviewed 10 January 2012

In this review i am taking into consideration that the price is only EGP 150 a night, so i will not be too critical. One important factor in this hotel is that the rooms are all different, and your experience may vary largely on which one you get. Some of the twin rooms in the back of the hotel are...

Thank Ben2007

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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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