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Ramses II Hostel

37 Talat Harb | Downtown Cairo, Cairo 11123, Egypt
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015 via mobile

I already feel like to stay in five-star hotel because the rooms and the cleanliness of the place and the treatment of employees who work in it who can help you as much as possible as the location of the hotel, which Eugdbalqrb of all places and can reach anywhere and easily accessible

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Cairo, Egypt
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

Me and my friend stayed at ramses hostel and it was nice and in a very good location , I can advice my friends to use it because of its good value and its central location . we also liked the staff they were helpful people . Thanks Abdou !

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London
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Post revolution, I don't think this hostel has much going for it. Our experience was so bad we chose to leave and find another place to stay. Having informed them of our early arrival, they left us waiting in the reception for two hours and then eventually took is to our room. This was a triple single room despite booking... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2012

This hotel is worth the money, clean and big balcony with beautiful views! Safe hotel, but the owner of the hotel is not very nice. He's very demanding about his money. Its not what he says, its how he says it. Its very close to stores and transportation. I recommend this hotel for budget traveller, but the hotel does not... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2010

We originally booked with the King Tuts hostel downstairs but we were moved here for some reason. Basic rooms. We got one with a balcony on the 1th floor. Coool view. Breakfast is just 2 rolls and a couple of cheese triangles. Wifi worked. Had TV with BBC news. Lift often didnt work. Bed bugs in the bed though. Friendly... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2010

This hotel is good value for money. Clean room and big balcony is with great views. Im female and i was travelling alone. I felt safe in this hotel. Staff is very nice and friendly. Amr is the best! :) I recommend this hotel for all budget travellers wanting good value for money ! :)

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Poughkeepsie, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2010

I stayed here for 6 months. Abdou the owner, and all the staff, treated me with great care and respect. They are extremely friendly, helpful, and supportive people. The Hotel is situated right in the center of downtown and it was very easy to walk or catch a taxi to anywhere. Many nights we shared dinner take in from the... More 

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Thank lubneh
Kharkov, Ukraine
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2009

Stayed in Ramses II for 3 nights. Well, before getting in here, I've checked about 4 others hostels in the same street. The funny thing that all of them had the same price per double (about 120 EGP). But were completely different. The main thing for me is a private bathroom a bit better than a hole in the floor.... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2009

I read some good reviews before booking but was very disappointed. I had to change the room 3 times. I had to ask for a towel and a glass to drink from,the hot water took a long time to come and was lukewarm .Mr scrooge 's breakfast consisted of a small bread roll cut in half ,a square of jam,butter... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2009

I stayed 5 night on my first trip and had a room with no window but I paid a fairly cheap price, 85EGP per night for a single room, with double bed, AC, TV; the bathroom was relatively clean, the bed was clean; the second time, I asked to have a room with a balcony which was great because the... More 

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