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City View Hotel

#25 of 140 Hotels in Cairo
Certificate of Excellence
1 El Bostan St. Downtown, Cairo, Egypt
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Dahab, Egypt
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

First of all I would like to thank Mr. Ahamed at the reception, he was extremely helpful and I am very glad to know someone like him, also Mr. Rafat at the restaurant many thanks for the nice coffer :-) The room was big, clean and perfect AC & TV . Thank you guys for your great hospitality and I... More 

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Thank wael3
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is my first time to come to Cairo but I spend very nice days because this hotel's officers supported me to fully enjoy Cairo. They told me cairo's history and guide me whole day with cheap price. I will choose this again when I come back to Cairo. Thanks you Carlos , you did guide us a lot of... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is strictly a budget hotel overlooking Tahrir square and walkable distance from Downtown Cairo. Being on the 5th floor of the building and the with the windows bolted and shut permanently, noise is not a problem. Management is helpful and food is okay. Perfect for travellers looking of overnight stay!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The city view hotel has amazing hospitality, and responsive with booking. They picked me up from the airport at 1:30am and drove me safely to the hotel. They will take great care of you during your stay. I did a tour of the Pyramids and was fantastic! It's absolutely safe, centrally located to the subway, museum, and food. The view... More 

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amman, jordan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2016 via mobile

My second stay at this hotel. Basic, bed, hot running water, A/C, satellite TV and WiFi. I stay here because of location--near Tahrir, the Egyptian Museum, Metro, shopping, restaurants. Friendly, very helpful staff. Restaurant on premises, free breakfast. Slightly noisy due to traffic, but if you're out running around all day, you'll fall asleep without noticing. Free transport one way... More 

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2016 via mobile

I just completed a 10 day stay here and wanted to recommend it. In addition to the location next to the museum, the dining room balcony looked out over the Nile and Tahrir Sq. You can walk to shops and I felt always felt safe. The best part was the fellows behind the desk...they arranged my drivers, my tours, packed... More 

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Dhaka, null, Bangladesh
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016 via mobile

it's a 50$ hotel in the downtown Cairo, at Tahrir Square. Excellent serivice. Just avoid the tour operated by some of the hotel men.National Museum & Nile river is adjacent. Transportation,fast food,metro a few meter away

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Stonehouse, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2016

Lovely small hotel. Especially cleanliness & kind, helpful staff. I'll go there again in September, and have recommended the City View hotel to a friend. I love to have a clean room - and it was spotless! There was hot water, and I had a nice shower. Staff were so kind and helpful - provided a driver at reasonable cost,... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2016

The location of this hotel is excellent, just across the Museum and overlooking the famous Tahrir Square in Cairo. The hotel is situated on the 5th Floor of a heritage building. You can enjoy a cup of coffee in the evening sitting at the restaurant facing the majestic Nile River with some cool breeze. There are many restaurants & shops... More 

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Johannesburg
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2016 via mobile

If you want to be close to the museum you can pay $300 at a 5 star hotel or less than a third of that here. Good bed and bathroom and a veranda that looks over Tahir Square and the museum. Great free pick up at the airport. Good restaurant on site, but not all menu items available. Very friendly... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
City View Hotel is located in the heart of the City within walking distance to the marvelous Egyptian Museum and the hotel offers its hospitality to both business and vacation ravelers for our facilities and services have been designed to meet the expectations of our discerning guest. City View Hotel is located in Tahrir Square (Revolution Square) exactly in the shadow of the magnificent Egyptian Museum and it offers you a complete range of services that will help make your stay a pleasant and memorable one. The unique location of City View Hotel is helping you to find easily a variety of restaurants, banks, embassies and metro are all within walking distance. ... more   less 

Additional Information about City View Hotel

Address: 1 El Bostan St. Downtown, Cairo, Egypt
Location: Egypt > Cairo Governorate > Cairo
Price Range: $39 - $59 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — City View Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 20
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