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Toronto
Reviewed 3 April 2009

Stayed here for 2 nights as part of a tour group. The first night, I got a crappy older room. It was dark and furniture was old. The bed was clean and there was warm water in the shower - which is all I really need for 1 night anyways. No cockroaches or any other bugs, thank God. The 2nd...

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3Thank canadiankiwi2
Australia
Reviewed 30 November 2008

My family and I stayed at this hotel with our tour group. Upon arrival we were suppose to have 2 rooms, but for some reason they had 'no idea' of this. So we got one room for the 3 of us, which im glad we did. this didn't bother us. we were then taken to our room by 2 employee's....

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22Thank JayneAustralia
BC
Reviewed 27 November 2008

We were booked into the Santana by Imaginative. We didn't expect 5 stars, but we certainly weren't ready for the dirty, poorly maintained room that we were given. We were too tired the first night to complain, but complain the next day we did. We were then given a much better room. Still not 5, or 4 star, but what...

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19Thank BroadmeadTraveller
Beresfield, NSW,
Reviewed 8 November 2008

The Santana Cairo. The Santana is located in what would have been a nice and peaceful street had there been no building construction across the road. The construction wouldn’t have mattered if it was done during the day, but at times they were still doing it when we went to bed at 9 o’clock sometimes even later. Upon arriving at...

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21Thank tennysonbero
Las Vegas
Reviewed 22 October 2008

The Santana hotel is located in the Doqqi area of Cairo. It is on a quiet street away from traffic, but close enough to walk to downtown (20 min). The lobby and restaurant area is clean and nice. The hotel has remodeled the rooms on the fourth and fifth floors, these rooms were clean and modern with flat screen TV,...

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1Thank GDL77
British Columbia
Reviewed 1 October 2008

My girlfriend and I stayed here for the first 2 days of our tour with Imaginative Traveller (Egypt and Jordan). Upon arriving at the Santana, my first impression was that the hotel looked a little run down. The employees barely spoke any English. On our first night we were escorted to our first room on the third floor by a...

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20Thank HonestFeedbackGiven
Edmonton, Canada
Reviewed 14 April 2008

Our family was booked at this hotel through our tour group. Most visitors to Cairo, ourselves included, receive a huge culture shock when they first enter Cairo. If you’re reading these reviews you’ll be far more prepared for it. Accommodation standards in Egypt are far different than other parts of the world. That being said, the Santana Hotel is pretty...

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4Thank Darren M
Kuwait
Reviewed 8 April 2008

We stayed in Santana hotel in their 5-star rated room. The room was clean, the beds were nice and comfortable. Breakfast was ok. Price was 100 US dollars per night.

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2Thank AppleKuwait
Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 11 February 2008

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20Thank Carrie_in_Seattle
vancouver bc
Reviewed 8 February 2008

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Additional Information about Santana Hotel

Address: 7 Ahmed El Melhy St. Dokki, Cairo, Egypt
Region: Egypt > Cairo Governorate > Cairo
Price Range: €28 - €50 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Santana Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 80
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“Request a remodeled room. Apparently there are older rooms that haven't been remodeled.”
okiesooner09, 23 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Stay above the 3rd floor - ask for a renovated room - do not pay more!”
ssashimii, 27 Apr 2015 | Read review
“Take it on the higher floors for a good night sleep. Do ask for extra towels.”
DivyaNawale, 25 Oct 2014 | Read review
“All the rooms seem good, but the top floors are always the best.”
raspberryd, 11 Oct 2012 | Read review
“Check the hot water.”
MarioC313, 7 Jan 2012 | Read review
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