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It’s a very well refurbished home, for a family from the earlier last century. Very well kept... read more

Reviewed February 11, 2018
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Nice place

It was my second time in 10 years going there. It is a nice place to stop by and have tea or... read more

Reviewed June 7, 2017
Sa S
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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Haret Al Darb al Asfar, Cairo 11511, Egypt
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Reviewed February 11, 2018 via mobile

It’s a very well refurbished home, for a family from the earlier last century. Very well kept & organized. I was very impressed & happy to visit.

Thank Amr77
Reviewed June 7, 2017 via mobile

It was my second time in 10 years going there. It is a nice place to stop by and have tea or coffee. One thing i didnt like about it, it is overpriced.

Thank Sa S
Reviewed April 29, 2017 via mobile

We went there with our friends, it was amazing atmosphere with Arabian theme. You will have the best shisha and drinks with perfect service. Not advised for kids cause of the smoke and the band is good not perfect.

Thank Eng_mmohsen
Reviewed February 13, 2017

a bit difficult to lacte this place. its only for history / architecture enthusiast. no crowd, we were alone when we visited this place. didn't find its very interesting. Just ok.

Thank bcoziamalive
Reviewed January 18, 2017 via mobile

This house dating back to the Ottoman rule in Egypt was built in the mid seventeenth century and yet so well preserved. Amazing marble floors and unbelievable wood work! The design of the house is so different from houses today, which is because of the...More

Thank Amin A
Reviewed December 18, 2016

Took a friend who was visiting Egypt for the first time and it was my first time too, and we really enjoyed it!! We went there on a Wednesday which is when they have their weekly dervish show with songs and oriental music. it was...More

Thank Floating_Hippos
Reviewed November 14, 2016

I visited Bayt Al-Suhaymi and enjoyed every single minute there. I walked from Khan Al-Khalili all the way to the house and enjoyed the historical area in the middle. We looked at all the rooms, levels but sadly some of the suites were closed for...More

Thank Nahed A
Reviewed August 8, 2016

it was really nice to see how people's homes used to look like in the past and how they used to live , it is wonderful

1  Thank Mira K
Reviewed July 25, 2016

enjoy the old history place in egypt and get in the know , you will feel defferint and exited by visiting historical places .

Thank Heba Z
Reviewed June 15, 2016

The most relaxing spot in the busy streets of old Cairo. Once you get inside you'll forget whatever traffic/people outside of its walls. I love it there!

Thank Habeeba
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Doha C
July 9, 2016|
Response from Habeeba | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I believe it's open all days from 9 AM till 3 PM. Just try to avoid Fridays, if possible, for i'm not 100% sure it's open at the same hours. You pay a ticket of 2-3 pounds for Egyptians.