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InterContinental Cairo Semiramis

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Beirut, Lebanon
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

The hotel is very well situated in the downtown not far from Tahrir square; it is renovated and very well furnished and equipped, the rooms are spacy and clean the breakfast is excellent and very rich, the restaurants are all good, sabaya an excellent lebanese restaurant, pan y vino a good italian restaurant with a terrasse for shisha and bear... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

Lovely view of the Nile. Always friendly encounters with staff throughout the hotel. Felt very secure here. Was within walking distance to many great restaurants and attractions. Looking forward to staying again soon.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014 via mobile

The hotel has improved drastically since my last visit and last review. Reception, welcoming and checkin process was extremely smooth. I was upgraded to a junior suit which was really good. The bellman escorting me to my room was extremely polite and well informed about the hotel and it's facilities. The room was clean, bathroom was clean. Only the shower... More 

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Windham, New Hampshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

The Intercontinental Semiramis offers an excellent downtown location with a fantastic Nile view. Service is flawless and the room is spacious and comfortable. Limo service is plentiful and fairly affordable. The restaurants available offer a wide variety of cuisines and the attached shopping center is varied and interesting. Flat-screen TV offers a wide variety of services from CNN to the... More 

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

On my few days in Cairo the one thing I didn't want to leave behind was The Hotel suite.The lebanese restaurant is really good and the service is appreciated .Wish I could go back again but war and political problems are holding me back.....

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Utrecht, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

Many times I visited this Hotel, and I really love it... It's on tharir Square, and you can have fantastic walks around the place.... The swimmingpool is nice.. It is a large hotel, but everything goes fluently. A fantastic place to stay in Cairo

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

Despite all Egypt's problem this hotel retains it's reputation for impeccable service. There are now many new hotels in Cairo, but this one is my favourite. The Lebanese restaurant is really good and authentic, and prices right now, with the low Egyptian pound are really affordable.

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Cairo, Egypt
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

Food Place and View are AWESOME The pool is not that big but clean Many restraunts Very clean rooms and big beautiful rooms And big balconies for the view of the nile too (It is beside Tahrir square, egyptian museum, Castel of the Nile bridge that has 2 big lions and the Cairo tower too)

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Cairo, Egypt
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

955 and 954 The attendant to clean the rooms 955 and 954 Ibrahim Abdel Hamid was very helpful in every aspect and done a good job in cleaning the rooms. He went through the cleaning in details and always was available if we needed any special needs.

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ICSemiramisStaff, Manager at InterContinental Cairo Semiramis, responded to this review

Dear trips692014, On behalf of Ibrahim, Room Attendant and Hotel Management, I would like to thank you (Shokran Gazeelen) for your review and kind comment. I will sure pass your comment to Ibrahim and head of department. Looking forward for the pleasure of welcoming you and your family back to the hotel where no effort will be spared to make... More 

Alexandria, Egypt
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

I only stayed for one night but I left with a good impression Check in and check out were fast and smooth, the reception guy was very polite and cheerful, his name was Karim The room had a lovely view overlooking the Nile, the balcony was spacious and allows you to enjoy the view comfortably The street can be a... More 

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ICSemiramisStaff, Manager at InterContinental Cairo Semiramis, responded to this review

Dear ACube , Thank you for your review of April-stay and for your feedback on place and service. Looking forward for the pleasure of welcoming you back to the hotel in the near future. I do remain, Sherif Abourida Operations Manager sherif.abourida@ihg.com More 

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Spa
  • Casino and Gambling
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Minibar
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  • Room Service
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Airport Transportation
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  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
HISTORIC LEGENDS ON THE BANKS OF THE NILE Standing on the site of the historic Semiramis Hotel, the Semiramis InterContinental is situated in the heart of Cairo, a few minutes' walk from the city's commercial centre, the Egyptian Museum of Antiquities and the Cairo Opera House. The Citadel and Old Cairo are nearby. The pleasures on Zamalek Island are in full view across the Nile. The Giza Pyramids and Cairo International Airport are only 25 km (16 miles) away. Free WIFI and 12 dining options, 11 meeting and conference rooms make the hotel a favourite culinary and event destination. ... more   less 

Additional Information about InterContinental Cairo Semiramis

Address: Corniche El Nil | PO Box 60, Cairo 11511, Egypt
Location: Egypt > Cairo Governorate > Cairo
Price Range: $147 - $222 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — InterContinental Cairo Semiramis 5*
Number of rooms: 726
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Also Known As:
Intercontinental Cairo Semiramis Hotel Cairo
Semiramis Hotel Cairo
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#4 Family Hotel in Cairo
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#13 Business Hotel in Cairo
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