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stlouis
Reviewed October 18, 2016

I did not stay at the Lotus Hotel, but went to the Pub there nightly. It is a great location, the people are very friendly. Next time I will stay at the Lotus as well, (My room was already booked when I discovered the Lotus) Great Staff, met very interesting people in the Pub there.

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Kitzingen, Germany
Reviewed July 19, 2016

We felt great at Lotus Hotel in Cairo. Of course, my expectations very low, but you can't expect that much for the low price you pay. Our room was simple, spacious, clean and everything worked like it should, also wifi. The staff was very helpful, the location is great in Cairo and it was relatively quiet. When we go again...

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Slovakia
Reviewed May 22, 2016

It was one of my many visiting in Cairo. Lovely city with a lot amazing places. We were seaching for some hotel near to Tahrir and we found it by luck. But i must say it was nice hotel, with nice staff, with history. Hotel is open since 1950 what u can still see, but is amazing, cos u can...

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1Thank maya2132016
Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt
Reviewed April 1, 2016

We have stayed in the hotel 3 nights. Nice hotel and located in the middle of Tahrir square. Staff are very friendly and helpful. Good value for the money for budget travelers if you are not pretending tourist. All facilities a bit old and needs to renew but its ok if you dont mind and just need a place to...

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Odense
Reviewed March 30, 2016

We (2 grown ups and 3 youngsters) had booked a hotel Downtown to be close to the metro, Tahrir Square, and the Egyptian Museum, and the location was perfect. We were bringing extra towels, toilet paper, etc, knowing that this is a basic hotel, and we needed some of the stuff. Also, we were not surprised that the hot water...

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1Thank camelfreak
Reviewed January 30, 2016 via mobile

The cario lotus hotel is located near the heart of Tahir square...just down the street from shopping ..museums...restaurants....and fantastic bakeries. Minutes from everything ...you came to egypt to experience...always a taxi or bus waiting for you.. Quaint...charming...intriguing...clean..personable....food is excellent as is the hotel staff. Always a friendly word and smile. I came as a stranger...leaving as a friend.

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3Thank Glenna M
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed January 9, 2016

Great location, right in the heart of downtown, but the building is very old and very run down. Really only one star standard. The owners are friendly and helpful, but a bit disorganised (think "Fawlty Towers").

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2Thank K5802EYjohnk
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed May 26, 2015

Had such a wonderful time at the Lotus hotel. Emad and the other crew who run the place are absolutely lovely and honest people. As a sole female budget long traveller, this was a great place to stay. It was clean, met all my needs, and I always felt safe and at home here. Also, I loved how the Art...

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1Thank Renee W
UK
Reviewed March 30, 2015

I returned to the Lotus Hotel for a 3-night stay while attending an archaeology conference in Zamalek. The Lotus will never be my first choice of accommodation in Cairo, I think that there are many other places at the same price range offering better accommodation. However what you get in here is a taste from the past and this time...

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Palm Beach, Australia
Reviewed March 3, 2015 via mobile

I don't completely hate this place. There are pluses; it's cheap. It's central. It's near the visa office so if this is something you need to do it's only a 5 min walk. It's clean. Lift does not go to all floors so mobility is a problem. The better rooms are on the floor below reception but no lift access....

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Shuttle Bus Service
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  • Dry Cleaning
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Additional Information about Lotus Hotel

Address: 12, Talat Harb, Cairo, Egypt
Location: Egypt > Cairo Governorate > Cairo
Price Range: $11 - $17 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1 star — Lotus Hotel 1*
Number of rooms: 50
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travelers prefer

“Away from the bar area and fitted with a boiler”
 of 5 bubbles LucyCarvalho, Mar 30, 2015 | Read review
“Room 42 has a good balcony.”
 of 5 bubbles LucyCarvalho, Sep 1, 2014 | Read review
“The price is correct but with hot water.”
 of 5 bubbles CP69005, Apr 19, 2013 | Read review
“The hotel is a long way up so there are no problem with noise. You might want to choose a room with a balcony - of which there are several - looking out over the city rather than the ones that face onto the block next door!”
  • The view from a non-elite balcony...
 of 5 bubbles LSO1973, Apr 2, 2013 | Read review
“the back side rooms”
 of 5 bubbles mageda_13, Mar 16, 2013 | Read review
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