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Holidays Express

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Gamaat El Dowal El Arabia Street | Mohandessin-Giza 2, Cairo 12411, Egypt
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Ranked #59 of 131 hotels in Cairo
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Eagan, Minnesota
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26 reviews 26 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

We stayed at the Holidays Express when we were in Cairo for about a week. The hotel was always clean and the staff was very nice. The breakfast was extensive. If we were in the area again I would be willing to stay there.

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South Orange, New Jersey
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2013

When we arrived to the Hotel my father was absolutely disgusted. The hotel staff was not particularly friendly, the room was not very clean, and it looked shabby. It was not until we drove around Cairo did we realize that we could have had it much worse. The hotel is in a good location; however, we did not see very... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2010

Hotel is not what it says on the box! Nearly fainted when we arrived outside the hotel. Food and bedrooms poor

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2009

We were really stressed out after reading 100s of negative reviews of hotels in Cairo, including very renowned ones, 5 Star etc. So it was a gamble to go for a hotel with a solitary positive review. Holidays Express was just the kind of place we were looking for. Neat & clean premises with very humble and loving staff. Each... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2009

hotel is easy to find as it is located in one of the main streets in cairo, and opposite Zamalek sports club. that area has well known places like Mc, Costa, Pizza hut, CiB, cash machines, banks, Metro market and many more, also some local coffee shops and restaurants, nice ones. hotel has been recently renovated so that comforted me... More

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Address: Gamaat El Dowal El Arabia Street | Mohandessin-Giza 2, Cairo 12411, Egypt
Location: Egypt > Cairo Governorate > Cairo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Holidays Express 4*
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Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Restaurant Room Service Spa
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Offering comfortable and spacious guest rooms, Holidays Express Hotel is well situated in Cairo’s cosmopolitan district of Mohandessin, within walking distance from excellent restaurants and shops. Choose from a variety of rooms and suites at Holidays Express Hotel to suit your needs. Each one is well-presented and features satellite TV and air conditioning. Enjoy international and Oriental cuisine at Holidays Express Hotel’s restaurant or grab a quick bite to eat at the cosy café. Keep up with your health routine at the well-equipped fitness centre and afterwards, enjoy a sauna and a massage. There are plenty of restaurants and shops nearby and Holidays Express Hotel is well-connected to the rest of Cairo with good public transport links. Holidays Express Hotel in Cairo has 102 rooms. We make for our guest who confirm the reservation FREE Transfer from international Cairo airport 24 hours, upon arrival, unconditional with limit of nights reservation. ... more   less 
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