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Casablanca, Morocco
Reviewed 7 May 2016

As a young woman traveling alone throughout Egypt, I had a few concerns before arriving. I decided to stay at Arabesque Hotel, based on the recommendation of a friend. Together with the help of the hotel staff, we were able to plan a pretty amazing trip, that fit my time and budget. From the time I arrived at the airport,...

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New York
Reviewed 8 September 2015

never have i been more convinced that a good and not as good environment can be so easily overlooked as "genuine-human-skill" adds in great ways to the value of any given experience. during my recent visit to cairo, youssef (the hotel's general manager) at the arabesque hotell, took it upon himself to make sure my stay in this well located...

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Peking
Reviewed 17 August 2015

This hotel basically saved my butt in Egypt. I had arrived with very vague plans about seeing pyramids, but I was able to work out a couple of very low affordable and expensive tours throughout the country through these guys. In the end I used them as a homebase, leaving my luggage, computer, and other essentials with them while I...

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
Reviewed 2 July 2014

I was there on May 2014 and I must say it was a very pleasant stay. The rooms are OK but what makes the difference is the nice and hospitable staff that is there for you to help and assist you 24/7. If you look for a place to stay in Cairo, go there. Greetings from Argentina!!!

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3Thank Rafael A
Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 8 November 2012

For the price we paid, you'd think the walls wouldn't have unidentifyable crap smudged on the walls, or really dirty bathrooms, but yup! They did. We ended up moving Hotels a few times before realizing downtown Cairo - a mere few blocks away- offered cheaper, cleaner, better locations. Skip the hassle of this area by going to a more bustling...

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 19 July 2012

The hotel picked us from the airport even though our flight was delayed for over an hour, they were still waiting for us when we finally arrived. The facility itself is big, comfortable, and clean. They provided free wireless for us as well. Overall, it was a good place to stay after a busy time exploring Cairo...and Cairo is SAFE!

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2Thank maria f
Poland
Reviewed 7 March 2012

I drived for a bussiness trip to Cairo, I stayed to that awsome hostel. Services, rooms everything is excellent. It's really worth money spend on to stay there. The food is outstanding, I was never hungry at mornings or any other meal time because there was so many food. Beds are cleaned everyday comming service and changing the sheets.

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5Thank Patryk R
Moscow, Russia
Reviewed 14 December 2011

The hotel would have been alright had it not been for the strong desire of the staff to make a few extra bucks by lying at every possible situation. In our case, we were scammed when buying bus tickets Cairo-Dahab and a tour to Gyza. We arrived with our two children late in the evening and decided to make a...

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2Thank okka_dva
Newcastle, Australia
Reviewed 25 May 2011

Excellent location in downtown Cairo, super friendly staff who gave us their number if we needed anything. Good breakfast, great food (and cheap) did I mention great location. Definitely the best value for money hostel I have ever stayed in. Even if it is slightly expensive for egypt. No hesitation in recommending arabesque to anyone visiting Cairo.

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Thames, New Zealand
Reviewed 4 April 2011

This is right next to a motorway so it was very noisy however, I think that just might be Cairo reality. The beds had piping on the mattress cover and the small pillows were lumpy so it wasn't a very good nights sleep. The room was a bit dated but had all the basics you need. The location is the...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Free Breakfast
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Arabesque Hotel provide excellent big airy sunny rooms with bathroom inside TV / AC. The hotel itself located in the most magical spot of Cairo Egypt meters away from the museum, River and the main bus Station... Arabesque Hotel pride itself for cleanness, value, safety and staff eager to happily help our guest see you soon in Arabesque Hotel Cairo. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Arabesque Hotel

Address: 11 Ramsis | From Abdel Moneam Riyad Sqr, Cairo 11511, Egypt
Region: Egypt > Cairo Governorate > Cairo
Price Range: $13 - $38 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 23
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“expect lots and focus exclusively in what matters.”
 of 5 bubbles 442FernandoG, 7 Sep 2015 | Read review
“All the rooms are great... Perfect view cuz ideal location.”
 of 5 bubbles Lonelylaowai, 16 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Make sure to haggle for the price, as well as get it lower once you've agreed on something less than their initial offer, discluding the breakfast they'll try to get you to agree to include.”
 of 5 bubbles Breeeee, 7 Nov 2012 | Read review
“7-th floor”
 of 5 bubbles okka_dva, 14 Dec 2011 | Read review
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