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Arabian Nights

1.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   10 Al Aded St off of Mansouria Street | Darassa, Islamic Cairo, Cairo 1111, Egypt
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Ranked #13 of 46 Cairo B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2013
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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93 reviews 93 reviews
22 hotel reviews
102 helpful votes 102 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2013

The price is suitable for what it offers. The accommodation and breakfast are simple but sufficient. The service always friendly, concerned to serve us well and make us feel at home. You can book many tours directly at the hotel as well as airport transfers. On one day we took the tour to the Pyramids of Giza, Saqqara and Dahshur,... More

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2013

This hotel is family-run and caters mostly to the Egyptian clientele but many tourists find it very convenient to stay here to explore the Islamic part of Cairo. It is in an area of Cairo that many travellers might find negative to their liking. But if you are an intrepid but cultured person, you will find this hotel and its... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2013

I stayed here in July 2013, in a time where there was supposed to be political unrest. On a night where there were 'Fire Wars' happening outside, the manager padlocked the doors. The Government also put the power out one night, and being a westerner, I was a little bit cautious, but they made me feel safe and very welcome.... More

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Amman, Jordan
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2013

I'm an American student and was visiting Egypt in early May with two friends from my language program in Jordan. We booked the Arabian Nights Hotel looking for a decent place to stay on a budget, which is exactly what it is. The management arranged a taxi driver from the airport to the hotel at a reasonable price, and we... More

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Tiers, Italy
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

Cheap and clean hotel in a nice neighborhood. But, beware the tours organized by the hotel are much too expensive. The staff is kind, but that kindness has a purpose! The hotel is situated in the islamic part of Cairo. Very nice to walk through. A taxi to the Tharir square cost about 15 pound(1,80 euro). The famous Khan al... More

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Bergen, Norway
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2013

We wanted to experience the authentic life in Cairo and not stay in a luxurious but main stream hotel. We were not disappointed with choosing Arabian Nights. The hotel is placed in the old Islamic part of Cairo. The neighbourhood is old and shabby, but if you want to experience the authentic life in Cairo, this is a part of... More

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Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2013

Stayed with Arabian Nights Hostel for 3 nights at the end of January 2013. Not only did they surpass our expectations in accommodations, they win the hospitality award in my books. The hostel rooms are clean and well maintained, the shower in our room did require a hose, but other than that the room was great. Enough heat and blankets... More

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Leiden, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2013

Excellent hotel, the location is very convenient for many tourist sights, often more convenient than down town. Excellent breakfast on the roof terrace. Slightly more expensive, but rooms and facilities are better than down town hostels.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2013

I booked with my family back in May 2012. At first it was a shock to see how run down the area is and we thought we were staying in a flea bag motel. Don't judge a book by its cover. As we should have known, being ignorant Americans, Egypt is a very poor country. Much of the country even... More

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2013

We had a wonderful stay at Arabian nights. The hotel is located 10min away walking from Khan el Khalili market, in a very local and lively neighborhood. The staff (Mohammed and Hassan in Reception, and the guy who prepares the breakfast) are really nice, welcoming and helpful. We were pleasantly surprised with the quality and quantity on the breakfast, as... More

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Also Known As:
Arabian Nights Hotel
Arabian Nights Hotel Cairo
Address: 10 Al Aded St off of Mansouria Street | Darassa, Islamic Cairo, Cairo 1111, Egypt
Location: Egypt > Cairo Governorate > Cairo
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Room Service Shuttle Bus service
Hotel Style:
Ranked #13 of 46 B&Bs / Inns in Cairo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:1 star — Arabian Nights 1*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
We are proud to have won the TripAdvisor 2012 Award of Excellence. Come let our friendly, energetic staff help you discover the true charm of Cairo. Enjoy our clean, comfortable rooms, free breakfast, free wifi and complimentary hot drinks anytime on our gorgeous rooftop. We have thirty air-con rooms available with private bath and satellite TV. We also offer shared facilities. Members of our highly trained staff are fluent in both English and French. They are ready to facilitate your every need. ... more   less 
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