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bracknell
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I stayed in room 508 for a week. It had a private shower room, tv, safe, minibar/fridge and a balcony with chair and table. It was on the Square right opposite the Egyptian Museum. There is a metro station, bank and pharmacy within a couple minutes walk. The hotel offers free internet for guests, adequate speed for most uses. My...

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Saudi Arabia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Located in city center, (Al-Tahrir square) 3 minutes walk to the famous Egyptian museum (the reception & the hotel at 5th floor) have two elevators, staff are nice and helpful, I stayed three nights in room #518, it is quite (only source of noise is housekeeping when they start their duties early morning. The room is small, clean with comfortable...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed for 4 days and loved it. People at the reception very friendly and helpfull. Clean rooms, good breakfast and very friendly staff. We will surely go back when we visit Cairo. The view we had from our balcony is beautiful. ofcoursr as you are in this area, during the night it is noisy because of the traffic.

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I'll start by saying Thank you to everyone at the hotel, especially Marco at reception, Hisham and our driver Ahmed. You guys were amazing, can't say thank you enough. Cons : there are none, you get what you pay for and a lot more. Pros: When you first enter the building you might be disappointed by the cheap-looking entrance. but...

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1Thank Ali R
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Actually we dont stay at hotel so long couse our tour. we arrived like 09.00 am and gave our stuffs and start out cairo tour but the room is enough. Its clean and the guys are very helpfull even we leave hotel earlly at the other they and they prepare breakfast box for us. Thnx.

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Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

The location of this hotel is great.... close to restaurants, Egyptian museum, shopping center city. The staff were very nice and friendly. Very clean The only issue we faced that the Wifi was weak in our room, but you can easily get a chip for internet only for about $15 that you can take wherever you go.

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1Thank Alkhateeb77
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 23 January 2017

The hotel is within a walk distance to Egypt Museum and close to the river Nile. Staff are friendly and helpful. Restaurant staff are working hard and get breakfast ready for guests who will leave early morning. Breakfast is good. Bedding is comfortable. The tour desk needs to be improved: standard tour packages and market pricelist should be available for...

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1Thank Lucy W
Ocean City, Maryland
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at City View. You can't ask for a better view, beds were super comfy, bathroom was spotless with nice hot showers. Breakfast was simple and sweet, the staff were both pleasant and helpful. We thank you for your hospitality and we will definitely be booking again in the near future.

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 9 January 2017

Staff was super helpful. Setup a great tour (driver & guide) for pyramids at Giza, Saqqara, & Dahshur. Offered very useful suggestions on sites to see and what to avoid. Location across the street from museum and a block away from Metro stop.

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New York, NY, USA
Reviewed 2 January 2017

Great location overlooking Tahir Square and Egyptian museum. Unique Egyptian decor in old hotel. Staff very helpful, computers with wifi available which was very helpful. Restaurant open 24-7 with good, inexpensive food and drinks as well as beer. We had and loved Kofta sandwiches for lunch and dinner every lunch and dinner as well as for late-night snacks. I would...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
City View Hotel is located in the heart of the City within walking distance to the marvelous Egyptian Museum and the hotel offers its hospitality to both business and vacation ravelers for our facilities and services have been designed to meet the expectations of our discerning guest. City View Hotel is located in Tahrir Square (Revolution Square) exactly in the shadow of the magnificent Egyptian Museum and it offers you a complete range of services that will help make your stay a pleasant and memorable one. The unique location of City View Hotel is helping you to find easily a variety of restaurants, banks, embassies and metro are all within walking distance. ... more   less 

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Address: 1 El Bostan St. Downtown, Cairo 11511, Egypt
Region: Egypt > Cairo Governorate > Cairo
Price Range: $51 - $91 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — City View Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 20
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“some of the rooms are not facing the square, although the view is not so good I expect these do not get so much noise from the traffic.”
 of 5 bubbles lulukyriacou, 26 Mar 2017 | Read review
“chose a room not facing the road”
 of 5 bubbles jammar269, 1 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Rooms with a view has a slight street noise at night (I'm a heavy sleeper so I didn't mind).”
  • Night view from room.
  • Day view of Al Tahrir, showing the Egyptian museum, Ritz Carlton, and the Nile.
 of 5 bubbles E2138TNalir, 20 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Request a room as far away from exterior/street as possible. Cairo traffic is super noisy.”
  • Nile river from balcony
  • Museum across the street
 of 5 bubbles JKMister, 8 Jan 2017 | Read review
“rooms at the back get less traffic noise. people are quite in the hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles Sub102, 17 Dec 2016 | Read review
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