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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 20 December 2006

For a budget stay in downtown Cairo I cannot think of a better place to stay. Staff were VERY friendly and accomodating and it was central to many attractions (minutes walk to the Egyptian Museum). All that and the price can't be beat. Definitely not the Ramses Hilton but clean and friendly.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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"The Canadian Hostel is the Best Hostel in Cairo, Egypt, and perhaps the best in Africa!" We are located right in the centre of downtown Cairo, across the street from the subway and with a 5 minute walk to the Egyptian Museum it makes us hard to beat as the best place to stay.Please enjoy our friendly atmosphere, great service and hospitality. Breakfast is included (Egyptian & Continental) and our staff will exert each and every effort to make your stay a comfortable one.Almost all our rooms have air conditioning, including our dorm room. ... more   less 

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Address: 5 Talaat Harb Street 1st florr | Tahrir Squire- Down Town - Cairo, Cairo 11511, Egypt
Region: Egypt > Cairo Governorate > Cairo
Number of rooms: 17
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“Rooms on the other half of the hostel (the one which is opposite to the reception desk) has a better bathroom :)”
 of 5 bubbles Angad_Solo_Traveler, 24 Apr 2013 | Read review
“The rooms are so cheap as it is, choose one with air conditioning. My friend and I paid a little more and got our own room with 2 beds. We kept all our belongings there so we didn't have to cart around our stuff or worrying about other people in the same room. We would just lock the door whenever leaving.”
 of 5 bubbles cavanau3, 2 Mar 2013 | Read review
“Avoid this place and go somewhere else! I chose a private room for myself, meaning no-sharing. Disappointing.”
 of 5 bubbles Sydney-girl-holidays, 25 May 2012 | Read review
“Try to get one away from the elevator so you dont have to listen to it open and close.”
 of 5 bubbles flowerchick40, 22 Mar 2012 | Read review
“All rooms are Great”
 of 5 bubbles HeyY_12, 18 Mar 2012 | Read review
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