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Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 November 2016

OK the Monty Pyton team and Karl Pilkington stayed here. It's quirky and well worth a visit. The bar can be very smoky but the place is like something from another age. We didn't stay here but went for drinks and to admire the furnishings.

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Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

Mina, Our amazing tour guide recommended me this Hotel to stay at during my stay in Egypt. It is very unique hotel, you fell that you are living in a classic Movie! It has charming bar, the oldest elevator in egypt and even the furniture is very antique. It is located in downtown close to the museum & khan el...

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1Thank Laura A
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

I've wanted to visit Cairo since I was a little boy. When I finally got round to making my dream happen, I spent hours researching for the perfect hotel for the experience. I decided on the Windsor and was not disappointed. I've stayed at a lot of very high end hotels around the world, and one thing that always struck...

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George Town, Grand Cayman
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

The Windsor is a classic old hotel. It was an annex to Shepherd's Hotel where anyone who was anybody stayed. When I visited in 2001 it was like Back to the Future in reverse. It was a time warp. The elevator had a wrought-iron doors and had to be run by an attendant! The bar was reminiscent or an English...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 October 2016

Ideally located, the Windsor is just round the corner from Ataba underground station at the lower end of busy 26th of July Street and also in walking distance to Tahrir Square and the famous Egyptian Museum. The staff and management were absolutely fantastic and made our stay comfortable and enjoyable. We very much appreciated the very personal yet professional touch....

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Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

What a fantastic forgotten gem. Bags of character, really friendly staff, and a wonderful colonial style bar. Samir the fixer, trip arranger, and genial host was great, the trip he sorted for us to Giza and Sakkara was first class, and all for $30!!! The guide he supplied was charming and so knowledgeable. We are coming back.

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Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

This is a good hotel. The managers are very friendly. I loved the Egyptian dishes in the restaurant. Probably there is such history here. A mystery. The bed was ok - room very clean. Nice bathroom. Re location if you turn right and then turn left there are lots of stores, a cafe, avenues for many stores. Egypt is an...

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Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

The Windsor hotel is in a great location in Cairo, friendly staff in a beautiful building. We stayed for a few drinks at the bar would recommend dropping by for a drink and to look at the old interior decor.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

This hotel is really special. Family run and with so much character, it makes for such an interesting and unique place to stay. It also has a great bar to unwind after a day sightseeing. Defintiely recommended

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Reviewed 17 October 2016

Fantastic, historic hotel has the look, feel and staff to rival that of the Grand Budapest Hotel. The extremely friendly and helpful staff have been there forever and have great stories to share of Egypt, Cairo and the hotel. After a day of negotiating Cairo's congestion, mingle with the always interesting crowd at the restaurant/bar - even if you are...

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  • Restaurant
  • Free Internet
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
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  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access

Additional Information about Windsor Hotel Cairo

Address: 19 Alfi Bey Street, Cairo 11511, Egypt
Region: Egypt > Cairo Governorate > Cairo
Price Range: $50 - $74 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Windsor Hotel Cairo 3*
Number of rooms: 55
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Also Known As:
Cairo Windsor Hotel
Hotel Style:
#4 Best Value Hotel in Cairo
#15 Romantic Hotel in Cairo
#18 Business Hotel in Cairo
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“higher is quieter”
 of 5 bubbles LB5432, 14 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Cairo is noisy at night ask for a room away from main road or at the top of the building, it helps a little”
 of 5 bubbles ChrisT606, 12 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Every room is different: It may be possible to preview a couple rooms before deciding.”
 of 5 bubbles 300cm, 10 Jan 2017 | Read review
“this hotel should be ur choice if you are interested in the true Egyptian life,not expensive & very near of all what u like to see in Cairo”
 of 5 bubbles khawlahammar, 12 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Ask for room with toilet and shower.. just to be save”
 of 5 bubbles thomasgY6711FR, 8 Dec 2016 | Read review
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