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Talisman Hotel de Charme

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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good43%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Reviewed 23 July 2012 via mobile

I booked my two night's stay at The Talisman through I-escape and everything I read on beforehand turned out to be true; an unwelcoming facade and entrance area, an elevator fitting perfectly into a Agatha Christie novel before entering and old fashionable fifth floor where...More

7  Thank AuroraPolaris
Reviewed 15 December 2011

When I go to Cairo I usually stay in one of the five star chain hotels in zamalek. I grew tired of some of their overpriced bad service and wanted to try something original. I was always afraid of trying small hotels in Cairo but...More

4  Thank MazenKh
Reviewed 3 December 2011

If you’ve read my reviews, you’ll know that I choose lodging based on the kind of experience I hope to have. The Talisman was my 4th and final stop on a solo, 2-week tour of Egypt. Located in the heart of Cairo, the location couldn’t...More

3  Thank QuinnTripper
Reviewed 19 November 2011

This hotel really does need to pay attention to the dirt and filth around them. Itself is a lovely place and very like a Marrakesh riad but getting to it might put you off. If the elevator isn't working, or held, this could be a...More

4  Thank paddy221666
Reviewed 23 October 2011

My room was nice, clean, and as a matter of fact, the one pictured above (blue rimmed headboard, sienna walls). It's clean, quiet, conveniently located and all that. The building the hotel is in (it occupies the entire 5th floor) is a dump. Don't let...More

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USD 84 - USD 127 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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"Ask for room not fronting on street."
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"Make sure you get a room with hot water and a AC that works! No normal rooms with a view, except honeymoon..."
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"In the winter the rooms get very cold as the building is very old and the ceilings are very high."
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"Our room overlooked a side alley rather than the main street and was very quiet. All rooms are on one floor."
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