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Venice Hosokawaya

4 Souk Al Tawfikiya Street | 4th Floor, Cairo 11111, Egypt
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Ranked #26 of 125 Specialty lodging in Cairo
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2009
PostedPeregrinations Connecticut, U.S.A.
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Taipei, Taiwan
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2010

I thought since it's managed by Japanese women, it might no need to be worried. But actually it's my most terrible experience to stay in bgt hotel. The people in this hotel are all friendly , and they won't bother you to convince you to buy their trip. But it's really too dirty!!! I stayed in a double room without... More

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Hosokawaya, Owner at Venice Hosokawaya, responded to this review

This is to address the June 7, 2010 review. Thank you for your recent review of the Venice Hosokawaya Hotel. We're sorry that we couldn't address your issues with our facilities earlier, however we will do so here. 'Condition of the buildings' Any visitor to Cairo will note that the majority of buildings are old and in a state of... More

Connecticut, U.S.A.
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2009

Some travelers might be put off immediately - there are much better accomadations elsewhere in Cairo (and much worse) - but, for the adventurous traveler, I say give it a try. Things that might initially turn you off: The colonial-era building has seen better days, the elevator sits decrepit at the ground floor around the corner from the closet somebody... More

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5 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2009

This is a great hostel.Great staff, especially Soni, the morning manager. We had come in to cairo for 2 days and were heading to luxor and abu simbel for 3 days.We hadnt booked anything and were going with the adage of getting things done when we get there, we had no clue how but figured we would do something! Soni,... More

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Address: 4 Souk Al Tawfikiya Street | 4th Floor, Cairo 11111, Egypt
Location: Egypt > Cairo Governorate > Cairo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
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Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant
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We are the exclusive Japanese Hostel in all of Cairo and Egypt. Our standards of excellence in service and cleanliness are unsurpassed by competitively priced accommodation here in Cairo. We are the only hostel that is run by an independent joint Japanese/Egyptian venture. Our resident managers are all fluent in Japanese, Arabic and English and will be happy to give you any information that you need during and after your stay in Cairo and Egypt. High Speed Wi-Fi internet access is available free of charge. We do free airport pick up or transfer if you stay more than 3 nights with us in single or double room. Along with our excellent staff and services we offer hotel reservation. Domestic & International airfare reservation. 1st class seating train ticket reservation. Sleeper Car train ticket reservation. Tour packages with your choice of 25 different and exciting itineraries. Arrangement for Arabic lessons and classes as individual or in groups. We are only a short fifteen minute's walk from the famous Egyptian museum and Ramses railway station. Get captured by the Venice Hosokawaya hostel ... !!!!!!!!Travelers should note:@ Our hostel doesn't allow non-married males and females to stay together in the same room, however, male and female dorm rooms are available.@ Drinking of alcohol is not permitted anywhere on the hostel premises. ... more   less 
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