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Free WiFi, bed sheets
Free WiFi, bed sheets
Fridge, microwave, hob, electric kettle
Free WiFi, bed sheets

Great Alexander Hostel

1 out of 5

5.0/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 5.0/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Air conditioning
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry
  • Room service

Explore the area

    Popular LocationTahrir Square17 min walk
    Popular LocationAmerican University of Cairo18 min walk
    Popular LocationEgyptian Museum18 min walk
    AirportCairo (CAI-Cairo Intl.)34 min drive

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About this area

Cairo

Great Alexander Hostel is located in Cairo. Egyptian Presidential Palace is a notable landmark, and travellers looking to shop may want to visit Khan el-Khalili and City Stars. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at Cairo International Stadium or Petro Sport Stadium.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Abdin Palace - 13 min walk
  • Tahrir Square - 17 min walk
  • American University of Cairo - 18 min walk
  • Egyptian Museum - 18 min walk
  • League of Arab States - 19 min walk

Getting around

  • Cairo Rames Station - 18 min walk
  • Cairo (CAI-Cairo Intl.) - 34 min drive

Restaurants

  • Peking - 5 min walk
  • El Abd - 7 min walk
  • Koshary Abou Tarek - 10 min walk
  • Groppi's - 10 min walk
  • Kazaz - 10 min walk

About this property

Great Alexander Hostel

Cairo hostel in Downtown Cairo, near Egyptian Museum
This smoke-free hostel features dry cleaning, a 24-hour front desk and tour/ticket assistance. Free continental breakfast and free WiFi in public areas are also provided. Other amenities include a front desk safe. All 15 rooms provide conveniences such as fridges and microwaves, plus in-room free WiFi and TVs with satellite channels. Other amenities available to guests include hobs, room service and electric kettles.
Great Alexander Hostel offers 15 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with shared/communal kitchens. Guests can make use of the in-room fridges and microwaves. Bathrooms include a shower.

This Cairo hostel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Satellite televisions are provided. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • No on-site parking available
  • 24-hour pick-up airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Airport shuttle on request

Food and drink

  • Free continental breakfast available daily 8:00 AM–11:00 AM
  • Room service available

Family friendly

  • Microwave
  • Fridge

Conveniences

  • Front-desk safe

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • Arabic
  • English

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets

Bathroom

  • Shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • Satellite channels
  • TV

Food and drink

  • Electric kettle
  • Microwave
  • Fridge
  • Shared kitchen access
  • Hob

Policies

Check-in

Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! One child stays free when using existing bedding

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: EGP 300 per vehicle
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: EGP 300 (from 6 to 12 years old)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
No on-site parking is available

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation

Property is also known as

Great Alexander Hostel Cairo Governorate
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5.0
Exceptional
Rating 5 - Excellent. 6 out of 6 reviews
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Rating 4 - Good. 0 out of 6 reviews
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Rating 3 - Okay. 0 out of 6 reviews
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5.0/5

Cleanliness

5.0/5

Staff & service

4.8/5

Amenities

4.5/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Good hostel with basic breakfast , the free wifi was good too . it is located in a live area , enjoyed here .
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2019

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Acceptable room in a very good location for a fair rate it was clean and breakfast was ok .
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2019

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2019

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
I liked my short stay here and recommend it to budget traveler like central located hostel clean and good value .
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2019

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
recomended hostel .
acceptable home well located at the center of the city .
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2019