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Shepheard Hotel

4.5 of 5 Resort (All-Inclusive)   |   Corniche El Nil | Garden City, Cairo 11461, Egypt
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Ranked #77 of 131 hotels in Cairo
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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22 reviews 22 reviews
8 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

Nice hotel with an amazing nile view. Deicent breakfast buffet. Staff r friendly. Location is the best near the tahrir square, the egyptian musium n talat 7arb street. Rooms r wide n clean. Highly recommanded.

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Leigh-on Sea, United Kingdom
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360 reviews 360 reviews
44 hotel reviews
132 helpful votes 132 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014

This a wonderful hotel in a great location, amazing views of the Nile. Rooms were a good size and very clean. Great value too. Staff at front desk and in the restaurant were extremely helpful. Highly recommended!

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Amman, Jordan
12 reviews 12 reviews
8 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2014

Very good location if you are in Cairo for business. The hotel all around was was clean and comfortable and the breakfast was tasty, diversified for all tastes. Hotel staff & managers were very helping & polite. since it is considered one of the historic buildings in Cairo, it needs to be well taken care of even if this means... More

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Cairo, Egypt
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2014

The location is very good for business,the view on the Nile is amazing , the suite was clean and comfortable and the food is delicious, variable and tasty, the reception and the staff were very cooperative and welcome all the guest at any time with big smile

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Limassol, Cyprus
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73 reviews 73 reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2013

our room had a nice view of the river. The food is nice nothing exciting though-breakfast could use more choices. Cheap prices. The room I stayed it was nice, small but comfortable perfect location.you will enjoy the Nile view. it is an old hotel but they should keep its style.

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Alexandria, Egypt
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47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2013

perfect location.you will enjoy the Nile view. it is an old hotel but they should keep its style.I think it was build more thank 70 years ago nice staff but poor breakfast(very view selection - bad quality)

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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65 reviews 65 reviews
17 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013

This hotel may be tempting as a cheap Nile hotel. I stayed there 2 times and it's ok. On my second stay, I was alone and someone kept disturbing me on the phone. I asked the operator to block all calls, which he did. Also, a friend who came to visit me was stopped by security and informed that visits... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2013

we stayed at Shpheard for 1 night at the duplix suite. It has perfect nile view and the suite was not small and with stairs inside. bathroom was large and tidy. we saw first a very good suite before checkin but on checkin we had unpleasent shock we were offered other with broken curtains and untidy overall suite. logically we... More

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Doha, Qatar
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2013

I spend three nights in this hotel, during which I had very unpleasant experiences. The room was upgraded to nile view instead of a city view for free, so I cannot imagine what the inferior room would look like. The room furniture is in bad shape, all existing drawers did not slide out or in, some were broken, most were... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2013

This is my second stay in this hotel , all i can say that this hotel meet my satisfaction as i was upgraded to suite 3 floor which was a very nice touch from the front desk manager , the room was ok spacious with old furnitures but who care it is very comfortable and bath is huge one and... More

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Address: Corniche El Nil | Garden City, Cairo 11461, Egypt
Location: Egypt > Cairo Governorate > Cairo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Shepheard Hotel 4.5*
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Also Known As:
Shepheard Hotel Cairo
Cairo Hotel Helnan Shepheard

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Shepheard Hotel was founded in 1841 by the British Samuel Shepheard in the Ezbekia area that was once the Headquarters of Napoleon forces during the invasion of Egypt, witnessing major historical events since that time. Now, the Shepheard Hotel is one of Cairo's classical hotels located in the prestigious district Garden City with a breathtaking view of the majestic River Nile, among Cairo's deluxe Hotels and at walking distance from Egyptian Museum, Opera House, business districts and shopping areas. ... more   less 
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