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Great Pyramid Inn
3 out of 5
14 Abou Al Hool Al Seiahi, Pyramids Plateau, Giza
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The price is £28 per night from 2 Mar to 3 Mar
4.5/5Wonderful! (373 reviews)

"Amazing views, comfortable rooms, good food! I will definitely be back."…"

Reviewed on 14 Jan 2021

Great Pyramid Inn
Four Seasons Hotel Cairo at Nile Plaza
5 out of 5
1089 Corniche El Nile, Cairo
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The price is £204 per night from 1 Mar to 2 Mar
4.4/5Wonderful! (211 reviews)

"Staff attitude and cleanliness of the place - great view"…"

Reviewed on 26 Nov 2020

Four Seasons Hotel Cairo at Nile Plaza
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Four Seasons Hotel Cairo at First Residence
5 out of 5
35 Giza Street, Giza
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £120 per night from 6 Mar to 7 Mar
4.6/5Wonderful! (219 reviews)

"Old-school hotel with views of Nile at the front and King Farouk's zoo at the back. The zoo trees are filled with white eagrets ('the farmer's friend). Staff is also old-school and pretty good. Excellent spa. And then you get your car and drive in Cairo -- with traffic that only Naples, in my experience, ..."…"

Reviewed on 21 Dec 2020

Four Seasons Hotel Cairo at First Residence
Villa Belle Epoque
4.5 out of 5
Road 13, Villa 63, Maadi, Cairo
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The price is £144 per night from 1 Mar to 2 Mar
4.4/5Excellent! (33 reviews)

"Charming and characterful, not too big, personal service"…"

Reviewed on 12 Mar 2020

Villa Belle Epoque
Kempinski Nile Hotel Cairo
5 out of 5
12 Ahmed Ragheb Street, Cornish El-Nile, Garden City, Cairo
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The price is £74 per night from 1 Mar to 2 Mar
4.3/5Excellent! (729 reviews)

"Staff are excellent, ido recommend any one saying in Cairo to saty at this hotel."…"

Reviewed on 28 Jan 2021

Kempinski Nile Hotel Cairo
The Gabriel
5 out of 5
Suncity mail, Autostrad Road, Heliopolis, Cairo
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £58 per night from 1 Mar to 2 Mar
4/5Very Good! (147 reviews)

"Very beautiful hotel, the room was great. The location was great as well."…"

Reviewed on 21 Nov 2020

The Gabriel
Safir Hotel Cairo
5 out of 5
Orman, El Missaha Square, Dokki Giza, Giza
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The price is £31 per night from 31 Mar to 1 Apr
4.3/5Excellent! (918 reviews)

"كل شئ كان جميل ورائع ولا يوجد اى شئ لم يعجبنى بصراحة واشكركل العاملين على حسن تعاونهم ع"…"

Reviewed on 22 Feb 2021

Safir Hotel Cairo
Le Passage Cairo Hotel & Casino
5 out of 5
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The price is £44 per night from 1 Mar to 2 Mar
3.7/5Good! (589 reviews)

"It was a nice and comfortable stay and the people are so nice"…"

Reviewed on 4 Feb 2021

Le Passage Cairo Hotel & Casino
Concorde El Salam Hotel
5 out of 5
65 Abdel Hamid Badawi St, Cairo
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The price is £65 per night from 1 Mar to 2 Mar
4.3/5Excellent! (633 reviews)

"It’s a nice safe place and it’s very nice and the service is good"…"

Reviewed on 22 Feb 2021

Concorde El Salam Hotel
Grand Nile Tower
5 out of 5
Corniche El Nil, Garden City, El Roda Island, P.O. Box 2288, Cairo
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The price is £42 per night from 6 Mar to 7 Mar
3.4/5 (340 reviews)

"it was a very good experience, staff were very helpful and highly responded"…"

Reviewed on 22 Feb 2021

Grand Nile Tower
Steigenberger Pyramids Cairo
4 out of 5
Alexandria Road, Pyramids, Giza
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £72 per night from 1 Mar to 2 Mar
4.1/5Very Good! (40 reviews)
Amazing stay, liked it very much

"The room was clean, view was amazing on pool and pyramids. The staff is very friendly and supportive. Breakfast is great. Highly recommend it."…"

Reviewed on 8 Nov 2020

Steigenberger Pyramids Cairo
Steigenberger Hotel El Tahrir
4 out of 5
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The price is £42 per night from 1 Mar to 2 Mar
4.4/5Excellent! (332 reviews)

"كل شيئ كان جميل واهمها تعامل جميع العاملين بمنتهى الذوق ومتعاونين جدا ومحاولة ارضاء جميع النزلاء"…"

Reviewed on 15 Feb 2021

Steigenberger Hotel El Tahrir
Sheraton Cairo Hotel & Casino
5 out of 5
Galaa Square, Giza
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £59 per night from 4 Mar to 5 Mar
4.2/5Excellent! (160 reviews)

"The staff were so helpful and polite The hotel and rooms were very clean"…"

Reviewed on 7 Aug 2020

Sheraton Cairo Hotel & Casino
The Nile Ritz-Carlton, Cairo
5 out of 5
1113 Corniche El Nil Street, Cairo
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £176 per night from 1 Mar to 2 Mar
4.4/5Wonderful! (266 reviews)

"Very friendly staff excellent customer service and food was great Very clean , great location beautiful view, we'll be back for sure and recommending it to friends and family."…"

Reviewed on 10 Jan 2021

The Nile Ritz-Carlton, Cairo
Hilton Cairo Heliopolis
5 out of 5
EL-OROUBA, QISM EL-NOZHA, Cairo
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £82 per night from 4 Mar to 5 Mar
4.2/5Very Good! (141 reviews)

"I like the hotel in general particularely the variety of restaurants and the general service and attention. The rooms are basic but maybe a bit small. Al in all I was satisfied with my stay."…"

Reviewed on 5 Feb 2021

Hilton Cairo Heliopolis
Hilton Cairo Zamalek Residences
4 out of 5
21 Mohamed Mazher Street, Cairo
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £41 per night from 1 Mar to 2 Mar
4.1/5Very Good! (254 reviews)

"The scenic views. The views, the staff, the everything was everything. Thank you Hilton"…"

Reviewed on 19 Jan 2021

Hilton Cairo Zamalek Residences
Ramses Hilton
5 out of 5
1115 Corniche El Nile, Cairo
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £42 per night from 1 Mar to 2 Mar
3.6/5Good! (767 reviews)

"The view ofcourse. The room service was very nice lovely stuff and very friendly and great food."…"

Reviewed on 2 Feb 2021

Ramses Hilton
JW Marriott Hotel Cairo
5 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £122 per night from 1 Mar to 2 Mar
4.4/5Wonderful! (279 reviews)

"The hotel is very clean and the rooms are very well taken care of. The staff is very helpful and extremely courteous to your needs. All the common areas were disinfected and cleaned regularly. All the staff were in masks all the time, I did not see anyone from the staff without a mask during my entire ..."…"

Reviewed on 17 Feb 2021

JW Marriott Hotel Cairo
Marriott Mena House Cairo
5 out of 5
6 Pyramids Road, Giza
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £129 per night from 1 Mar to 2 Mar
4.4/5Wonderful! (297 reviews)

"Very nice hotel with great view of Giza pyramids Very clean and comfortable room Friendly staff ( front office employee ( Habiba was very kind and helpful)"…"

Reviewed on 23 Dec 2020

Marriott Mena House Cairo
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Pocket Guide: Cairo Old Cairo Hotels

Old Cairo is a business-friendly neighborhood that's popular for its restaurants, bars, and coffee shops. You can experience some local live music, or enjoy the natural beauty of the riverfront. Book a hotel in Old Cairo and start exploring everything in and around Cairo.

Sightseeing around Old Cairo

The museums and monuments are some of the local highlights. Gayer-Anderson Museum, Egyptian Museum, and Museum of Islamic Art feature captivating exhibits. You can buy tickets to live performances at Cairo Opera House. Mosque of Amr ibn al-As, Monastery and Church of St. George, and Babylon Fortress are monuments worth a look. Some landmarks that can't be missed include Hanging Church, Ibn Tulun Mosque, and Sultan Hussan Mosque. Bring the family to Giza Zoo, Sports Center Gezirah Sporting Club, and Dream Park.

Popular activities in the area include shopping, swimming, and taking a tour. Orman Botanical Gardens, Al-Azhar Park, or Aquarium Grotto Garden are ideal spots to enjoy the outdoors. Plan to do some shopping while in town? Consider First Mall Cairo, Khan el-Khalili, and City Stars. Arab Contracters Stadium, Cairo International Stadium, and Dreamland Golf Course are other spots for some local fun.

Some of the area's most popular sights are Great Sphinx of Giza, Pyramids at Giza, and Saladin Citadel. Cairo University, Citadel, and El Rifai Mosque are also favorite places to visit.

Getting around Old Cairo

Old Cairo is 12.8 miles (20.6 km) from the airport in Cairo (CAI-Cairo Intl.).

Frequently asked questions

What is Old Cairo like?
Old Cairo is a neighbourhood that travellers like for its restaurants. Make sure that you visit Mosque of Amr ibn al-As and Babylon Fortress as part of your Old Cairo travel plans.
What's a favourite place to stay in Old Cairo?
Based on our traveller data, Grand Nile Tower is one of the top choices for your stay in Old Cairo. This 5-star hotel offers 3 restaurants and an outdoor pool. Other good options for your stay in the area include Nile Sky Suites Hotel and Horizon Nile Plaza.
How many hotels can I expect to find in Old Cairo?
Expedia has 6 Old Cairo hotels and other accommodation options, and one might make a good home base for venturing out into the greater Cairo area.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Old Cairo, will I receive a refund?
Yes, the majority of room reservations are fully refundable provided that you cancel prior to the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which often is within 24-48 hours of your scheduled arrival. If you have a reservation that’s non-refundable, it might still be possible to cancel it and be given a refund within 24 hours of booking. Add dates, click “Search”, then use the “free cancellation” filter to get the best deals available in Old Cairo.
What can I see and do in this Cairo neighbourhood?
Mosque of Amr ibn al-As, Babylon Fortress and Coptic Museum are just a few attractions to check out in Old Cairo. As you’re discovering the neighbourhood, The Hanging Church and Monastery and Church of St. George are some other places worth a visit. Favourite places to visit in the surrounding area include Egyptian Museum, Tahrir Square and Cairo Tower. While you’re out sightseeing in Cairo, make sure that you visit other sights such as Khan el-Khalili or First Mall Cairo.

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