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Arabesque Hotel

11 Ramsis, Cairo, Egypt
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Ranked #31 of 125 Specialty lodging in Cairo
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2012
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  • Location
    4.5 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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Calgary, Canada
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4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2012

For the price we paid, you'd think the walls wouldn't have unidentifyable crap smudged on the walls, or really dirty bathrooms, but yup! They did. We ended up moving Hotels a few times before realizing downtown Cairo - a mere few blocks away- offered cheaper, cleaner, better locations. Skip the hassle of this area by going to a more bustling... More

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2012

The hotel picked us from the airport even though our flight was delayed for over an hour, they were still waiting for us when we finally arrived. The facility itself is big, comfortable, and clean. They provided free wireless for us as well. Overall, it was a good place to stay after a busy time exploring Cairo...and Cairo is SAFE!

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Poland
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2012

I drived for a bussiness trip to Cairo, I stayed to that awsome hostel. Services, rooms everything is excellent. It's really worth money spend on to stay there. The food is outstanding, I was never hungry at mornings or any other meal time because there was so many food. Beds are cleaned everyday comming service and changing the sheets.

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Moscow, Russia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2011

The hotel would have been alright had it not been for the strong desire of the staff to make a few extra bucks by lying at every possible situation. In our case, we were scammed when buying bus tickets Cairo-Dahab and a tour to Gyza. We arrived with our two children late in the evening and decided to make a... More

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Newcastle, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2011 via mobile

Excellent location in downtown Cairo, super friendly staff who gave us their number if we needed anything. Good breakfast, great food (and cheap) did I mention great location. Definitely the best value for money hostel I have ever stayed in. Even if it is slightly expensive for egypt. No hesitation in recommending arabesque to anyone visiting Cairo.

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Amman, Jordan
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2011

This is right next to a motorway so it was very noisy however, I think that just might be Cairo reality. The beds had piping on the mattress cover and the small pillows were lumpy so it wasn't a very good nights sleep. The room was a bit dated but had all the basics you need. The location is the... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2011

After reading reviews for this hotel, I booked 2 rooms, one for me & my wife and our 4 years old son, and one for my three daughters ages 22,21 & 16. Was shocked to see it. My wife and kids refused to stay there. Went to other much better(and expensive) hotel. It might be good for back packers, but... More

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Cairo, Egypt
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2011

This is the best hotel you can find in Cairo. Clean, extremely cozy.They did not only provide clean rooms and free breakfast in the morning, also the internet free 24 and the view from the hotel is amazing, you can see 5 star hotel and Kornaish (Nile). They made a party for the guests with local music. People are great... More

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Kiev
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2011

Great place, nice location, good stuff (especially Mohamed Magdy ;) ). Hope to return here ASAP :)

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Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2011

My sister and I stayed here and we loved the central location and the friendly staff. Our room was right above the busiest road, but we got used to the noise. Great value for money, but can't say enough good things about the girls at the front desk - lovely lovely lovely, helpful amazing girls - you absolutely made our... More

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Address: 11 Ramsis, Cairo, Egypt
Location: Egypt > Cairo Governorate > Cairo
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Ranked #31 of 125 Specialty lodging in Cairo
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Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Arabesque Hotel provide excellent big airy sunny rooms with bathroom inside TV / AC. The hotel itself located in the most magical spot of Cairo Egypt meters away from the museum, River and the main bus Station... Arabesque Hotel pride itself for cleanness, value, safety and staff eager to happily help our guest see you soon in Arabesque Hotel Cairo. ... more   less 
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