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Shepheard Hotel

Corniche El Nil | Garden City, Cairo 11461, Egypt
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Shepheard Hotel
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Ranked #81 of 133 Hotels in Cairo
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 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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  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Vancouver, Canada
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102 reviews 102 reviews
25 hotel reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

I had come to Cairo for a few days from Dubai with a few girlfriends. We had booked this hotel because it was cheap and in a good location. We did not plan on spending a lot of time in the hotel as we wanted to be out exploring Cairo. It did the job, the rooms were clean, the beds... More 

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Jaipur, Rajasthan, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014 via mobile

Having opted for rear rooms due to budget constraints we were not able to enjoy the view of Nile which is the usp of the hotel .Apart from the view nothing is particularly striking about the property . Rooms are spacious,clean .Food is good and the chef took great efforts to provide us indian cuisine .Located near Tahrir square n... More 

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East London, South Africa
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

I booked this hotel as a surprise for my mother. A hotel from a bygone era.... The foyer is very grand, as are the lifts. In true English style, you are escorted to your rooms by the [ very ageing] bellboy. This should have set the tone for what was to follow. We were given a tour of our rooms.... More 

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Leigh-on Sea, United Kingdom
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45 hotel reviews
161 helpful votes 161 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
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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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74 reviews 74 reviews
33 helpful votes 33 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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52 helpful votes 52 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
32 helpful votes 32 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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