We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Sphinx Guest House

Save
Share
Traveler (66)
Room & Suite (45)
Dining (4)
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"]},"scriptFlags":null}
Overview
Sphinx Street Abo El Hool Street, Giza 12561 Egypt See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Family Rooms
Dry Cleaning
Rooftop Terrace
Housekeeping
3 Star accommodation
Rooms
Sep 30Oct 1
|
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
Standard Room
Getting you more information on this room More
Free Cancellation
Book now, pay at stay!
Select
Show Available Rooms
Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 7 partner sites to see rooms from $30.
We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Giza hotels with availability
{"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_IRG_RATE_VERIFICATION","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN_US","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","MOB_BOOKING_EMAIL_AGREE_HIDE","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_EXPRESS_BOOK","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","META_AIR","IB_REVIEW_BOOKING_BUTTON","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_KIPLINGER_AWARD","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "f9743124d7934282a4ec6e77556c3147", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":1821542,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[69189420],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":30,"month":9,"year":2018},"checkout":{"day":1,"month":10,"year":2018},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":31,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"f9743124d7934282a4ec6e77556c3147","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":31,"lowestMetaPrice":30,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":31,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":null,"highestMetaPrice":31,"lowestMetaPrice":30,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":31,"hotelName":"Sphinx Guest House","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6ImY5NzQzMTI0ZDc5MzQyODJhNGVjNmU3NzU1NmMzMTQ3IiwiQUlLIjoiNTliNTE0ZTRiYjc1NGIyMGFiZWExOWJhMTUxMDZjYmMifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": 1, "checkIn": "09/30/2018", "checkOut": "10/01/2018", "lowestPrice": "$30", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {"69189420":"TravelocityEWS"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": false, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_resp_hr_room_grid", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_responsive","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__sub_header"},"name":"ibex_room_grid_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__widget","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"]},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{},"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","moduleList":["handler"]},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__amenities","occupancy":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__occupancy","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__reservation_col"},"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__widget","moduleList":[]},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
Reviews (88)
Filter reviews
57 results
Traveler rating
29
12
12
1
3
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
29
12
12
1
3
Show reviews that mention
All reviewspizza hutlight showegyptian poundshis friendsfine hotelperfect viewrooftop terracebreakfast and dinnerpyramids viewgoudaguesthousemrsphinxcamelairporttoursguide
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 57 reviews
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

The place has a really nice view on the Sphinx and the pyramides. The main entrance is about five seconds walk from the main entrance to the pyramids. Breakfast is nice but the room is a bit old. They are renovating the whole place right...More

Thank Анна Р
Reviewed July 7, 2018

Sphinx Guest House has an awesome location, right outside the Pyramid and Sphinx entrance. Just walk across the street and you are already at the ticket booth! There is a buffet breakfast available in the morning; cold cuts, some cheeses, breads, milk, a little fruit...More

1  Thank Richard B
Reviewed July 6, 2018

Our family had a great time at this family owned and operated hotel. The family that runs the place is extremely dedicated to making sure their guests have a great time visiting their city, and staying in their hotel. We felt right at home! The...More

Thank jeanettedosch
Reviewed June 28, 2018 via mobile

Stayed here summer 2018 and everyone at Sphinx was extremely helpful. Family oriented and willing to go the extra mile. Their terrace has one the best views in Giza. You can watch the night light show and have the sickest selfies with the pyramids behind...More

Thank TRVLSM
Reviewed April 26, 2018 via mobile

Not a place for the faint hearted to stay . The rooms where crammed with a great view to the pyramids as a strong point . My friend and I paid 103 dollars for a room with breakfast The rooms were dirty with lack of...More

Thank Legallyenchanting
View more reviews
About
Description
The famous Sphinx Guesthouse of Giza in Egypt, is a well presented family owned hotel situated just one minute from the entrance to the Egyptian Pyramids park of the Giza plateau. We offer competitive rates for ...More part or full board and have a selection of single or double rooms available. Many of our rooms have views over the Sphinx and Pyramids and the roof terrace directly faces the ancient Sphinx monument, a perfect place to sit in the evening to watch the famous Pyramid light show. Due to our unique location with a view offered by no other hotel in Giza we are often home to famous celebrities and writers, you never know who you might meet at our breakfast tables.The Sphinx Guesthouse is also a popular venue for Egyptian tour groups and conferences, please ask about our special negotiated rates for group bookings. There is also a wide selection of Egyptian papyrus souvenirs and traditional aromatherapy oils available in our own shop. We pride ourselves on offering tailored services and can help arrange taxis, special food requests, tour guides and even camels!Being located directly across the street from the Sphinx, we are the closest accommodations available to the Giza Plateau. All rooms equipped with air conditioning and mini fridge. There are several nice restaurants (Kentucky Fried Chicken and small market just across the street), as well as banks, ATMS, currency exchange, and pharmacy within a few minutes’ walk.Come for the Sphinx & Pyramid view, but stay for the family atmosphere. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Minibar
Shuttle Bus Service
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Family Rooms
Number of rooms
13
Price range
$24 - $42 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Sphinx Guest House Egypt/Giza
Location
Egypt > Giza Governorate > Giza
Photos
Traveler (66)
Room & Suite (45)
Dining (4)
Family and Play Areas (12)
Business Center & Event Rooms (6)
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 45 hotels in Giza
Pyramids View Inn
815 reviews
.02 miles away
Marvel Stone Hotel
56 reviews
.03 miles away
Best View Pyramids Hotel
186 reviews
.13 miles away
Sphinx Golden Gate Inn
2 reviews
.19 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 1,798 restaurants in Giza
Restaurant El Dar Darak
228 reviews
.20 miles away
Koshary Hekaya
50 reviews
.10 miles away
Pyramids Restaurant
52 reviews
.10 miles away
Abu Shakra
138 reviews
.02 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 180 attractions in Giza
Great Pyramid of Cheops (Khufu)
1,976 reviews
.48 miles away
Khafre's Pyramid
585 reviews
.62 miles away
Great Sphinx
3,193 reviews
.21 miles away
Pyramids of Giza
6,294 reviews
.48 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Sphinx Guest House staff and past guests.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines
Room Tips
"Get a room on lower floors, its a long climb up the stairs."
Read review
"Ask for a room with a view of the pyramids."
Read review
"good location..that's all!"
Read review
"Definitely pay the little extra asked for a Pyramid view!"
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing