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Rome, Italy
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2012 via mobile

i spent some days here and book a tour with them. so, rooms are basic, just a bed no wardrobes. ask for air condition rooms. it is very hot cairo. there is wifi and a simple breakfast. managers speak good english. about Tours, i booked a tour by them and in the south in aswan their partners are not very... More 

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2012

I stayed at this location as part of the whole Backpackers package I bought. What a great place - right near the big square, near shopping, public transit, etc. Internet worked really well as did the a/c. Would stay here again, without question. Also, FYI the tour package is one of the best (and best priced) you will find in... More 

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Cairo, Egypt
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2012

it is located in the center of cairo, on the main shopping roads ... a very pleasant hotel with clean and comfortable rooms, very friendly and helpful staff.s... I really enjoyed my stay there.....................................................................!

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2012 via mobile

I stayed at the Canadian hostel for three nights and while it was nothing special, I had no major complaints. It was when I wanted to book a tour of the Giza pyramids and Saqqara that things took a bad turn. Having paid for a driver and tour guide for the trip, we arrived at Giza to be met by... More 

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New Delhi, India
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2012

nothing to say good about this hostel, but please don't go there anyway .. Room - ok but nothing special, toilet & bathroom - no water, seat is broken location - ok staff - no friendly, just wait for you to check out so they can switch off lights & Ac. I paid for a full night and check in... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2012

Stayed here for 2 days in May 2012. Cheap place but dirty, dusty. Nothing Canadian about this place! Sign in 2 bathrooms said toilets are fragile, put soiled toilet papers in the rubbish bin. Then horrors, I saw cleaning lady throw rubbish in this bin outside window near reception! My room's air-cond was not working. When I asked them next... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2012

Place is located near Tahrir Square, downtown is easy to discover from there. Public transportation (metro & bus) is only a few steps from the entrance. The room was good and the facilities were also in a good condition. There were no problem with cleanliness. The street can be a little noisy during night (as for all downtown hotels). The... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2012

Close to Everything hostel is no easy to find in a big city. but CH is perfect and friendly

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2012

This hostel is excellent right in the downtown area, near the historical tahrir square and minutes away from other great historical attractions that Egypt has to offer. The hostel is great, the staff is very knowledgeable and willing to help you arrange tours, flight transfer, and other things that will help you have a great experience in Cairo. I have... More 

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Lethbridge, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2012

I loved staying at this hostel. I stayed there multiple times. The staff was always willing to help me. One night I was supposed to catch a train and was worried about getting on the right one. One of the staff took me to the platform and made sure I was on the right train and in the right seat.... More 

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  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
"The Canadian Hostel is the Best Hostel in Cairo, Egypt, and perhaps the best in Africa!" We are located right in the centre of downtown Cairo, across the street from the subway and with a 5 minute walk to the Egyptian Museum it makes us hard to beat as the best place to stay.Please enjoy our friendly atmosphere, great service and hospitality. Breakfast is included (Egyptian & Continental) and our staff will exert each and every effort to make your stay a comfortable one.Almost all our rooms have air conditioning, including our dorm room. ... more   less 

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Address: 5 Talaat Harb Street 1st florr | Tahrir Squire- Down Town - Cairo, Cairo 11511, Egypt
Location: Egypt > Cairo Governorate > Cairo
Number of rooms: 17
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