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Four Seasons Hotel Cairo at the First Residence

5.0 of 5 35 Giza Street, Cairo, Giza 12311, Egypt
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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Outstanding hotel all round, but the pool area is definitely the only place to be in the evening. They are other lounges, bars and restaurants, but all of the action and the atmosphere is poolside. Lovely mezze and shisha pipes to try.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I really loved the location very quite and on the nile, few steps away from the Zoo, close to the pyramids and all other attractions in Cairo. The service was amazing the rooms are very nice over looking the Nile and staff are very friendly . Special thanks to Ms.Yassmeen for an excellent Organization for our business function.

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Cairo, Egypt
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17 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

As usual this hotel never fails to amaze me, from staff who know us now because of frequent visits, to food which is always great there. Only one drawback this time, but It was clearly covered and fixed by a phone call from their director of rooms later. I m a regular visitor there.

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New York
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110 reviews 110 reviews
31 hotel reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

a tiny bit below most Four Seasons standards.. ..pillows, duvet...all great.....very noisy even over-looking zoo...light sleepers bring ear plugs.....Cairo drivers NEVER stop honking...they honk at nothing.... The rug had a few stains...but I'm being picky.....could not have been more comfortable...only quibble was with food and service. One night got no turn-down had to call and ask for it.....Did not receive... More

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Los Gatos, California
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88 reviews 88 reviews
24 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

There are some great things about this hotel: the service is as you might expect, outstanding. We had two room; the double was fantastic. A corner room with a view over the zoo on one side and, slightly distantly, the Nile on the other. Sadly, the twin was seriously smoke-infused so was rather less pleasant to be in. The breakfast... More

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San Francisco, California
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41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pros: • Top-notch service by all member of the staff • Very spacious room with comfortable bed • Excellent in-room dining and breakfast • Thorough security measure • Quality guide and driver available for Giza Necropolis tour Cons: • It’s not close to the airport or the Pyramids -- both destinations will take about an hour via taxi/limo

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Cairo, Egypt
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I send the weekend at the four season first residence cairo, it was quite and experience, it was amazing since the minute I entered the hotel, welcoming, easy check in. The room was perfect spacious, same goes with the bathroom. I almost tried every outlet at the hotel starting with La Gourmandise for breakfast and a snack breakfast buffet was... More

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

The breakfast was the most disappointing aspect: The venue was in the adjacent shopping mall which seemed very strange but the biggest gripe was the quality of its food...REALLY disappointing. Hotel service was however, the best I have experienced in Cairo, but the restaurant and bar were virtually empty each time I went in and totally lacked any ambiance. The... More

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MahmoudElKeiy, General Manager at Four Seasons Hotel Cairo at the First Residence, responded to this review

Dear JD1767, Thank you for taking the time to review us. I am pleased to hear that you were satisfied with the service provided; however it is unfortunate that you felt disappointed with the breakfast in terms of food quality and venue as well as the Bar. We are in the process of several enhancements to create a better guest... More

Fareham, United Kingdom
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31 reviews 31 reviews
9 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

Stayed here for one night and it just wasn't enough to fully appreciate this hotel. It's location could not be better with views of the River Nile on East side and Giza Zoological park on the West side. From the moment you arrive you know this hotel is something special. The staff converge on your car or taxi, open the... More

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MahmoudElKeiy, General Manager at Four Seasons Hotel Cairo at the First Residence, responded to this review

Dear Andrew B, Thanks for taking the time to review us. I am extremely delighted by such an extensive review. It is wonderful to hear such positive comments on Four Seasons services, staff and product. We are in the process of correcting the Google maps location and we indeed this has been fixed. Once again thanks for reviewing us. I... More

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

the hotel is very well located in Cairo by the river Nile, lots of green areas around it, the style and decoration bring you back hundreds of years to the royal luxurious palaces in Europe, staff are very friendly and helpful. food was not at the level was expected, and the location of the restaurant which was inside a hall... More

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MahmoudElKeiy, General Manager at Four Seasons Hotel Cairo at the First Residence, responded to this review

Dear 417Ahmed, Thank you for your review on Tripadvisor. I wanted to thank you for your positive comments on the architecture and the great location of the hotel, but sorry to hear that the food and breakfast location was not up to your expectations. We are in the process of enhancing the experience and are working on several upgrades and... More

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Address: 35 Giza Street, Cairo, Giza 12311, Egypt
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Location: Egypt > Giza Governorate > Giza
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:5 star — Four Seasons Hotel Cairo at the First Residence 5*
Number of rooms: 269
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Also Known As:
Four Seasons Hotel Cairo At The 1st Residence
Four Seasons Giza
Giza Four Seasons
Four Seasons Hotel Cairo At The First Residence Egypt/Giza

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