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Hostgram Hostel

Central guesthouse connected to the airport, within easy reach of Egyptian Museum

  • Free WiFi
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S$36

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2 Marouf, Cairo, 11552, Egypt
8.6.Fabulous.
  • The staffs there are very nice and helpful. The location is also center of the city,…

    Jan 10, 2019

  • Great location, walking distance to lots of great spots. What makes this hotel great is…

    Sep 2, 2020

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Official standards

This property advises that it adheres to SGS (3rd party expert - Global) cleaning and disinfection practices.

Enhanced health and safety measures

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wears personal protective equipment
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • 24 hours Gap period enforced between guest stays -
  • Contactless check-in is available
  • Protective clothing is available to guests
  • Masks are available to guests
  • Gloves are available to guests
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking available
  • Airport transfer
  • Non-smoking
  • Air Conditioning

Property highlights

Main amenities

  • 8 smoke-free guestrooms
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Breakfast available
  • Self parking
  • Airport shuttle
  • Terrace

Feel at home

  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
  • Private bathroom
  • Separate dining area
  • Separate sitting area
  • Television
  • Terrace

What’s around

  • In Downtown Cairo
  • Egyptian Museum - 11 min walk
  • Tahrir Square - 11 min walk
  • American University of Cairo - 12 min walk
  • Cairo Tower - 24 min walk
  • Khan el-Khalili - 33 min walk

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Enter dates for 2 guests

Guests
  • Deluxe Twin Room, Balcony
  • Deluxe Double Room
  • Deluxe Triple Room, Balcony
  • Deluxe Quadruple Room, Balcony
  • Deluxe Single Room
  • Family Room, Balcony

Location

2 Marouf, Cairo, 11552, Egypt
  • In Downtown Cairo
  • Egyptian Museum - 11 min walk
  • Tahrir Square - 11 min walk

What’s around

Landmarks

  • In Downtown Cairo
  • Egyptian Museum - 11 min walk
  • Tahrir Square - 11 min walk
  • American University of Cairo - 12 min walk
  • Cairo Tower - 24 min walk
  • Khan el-Khalili - 33 min walk
  • Abdin Palace - 14 min walk
  • Qasr El Nil Bridge - 18 min walk
  • Museum of Islamic Art - 21 min walk
  • Cairo Opera House - 24 min walk
  • Sports Center Gezirah Sporting Club - 28 min walk

Getting around

  • Cairo Intl. Airport (CAI) - 33 min drive
  • Giza (SPX-Sphinx Intl.) - 53 min drive
  • Cairo Rames Station - 24 min walk
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

At a glance

Size

  • 8 rooms

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time 10:30 AM-noon
  • Check-out time is noon

Restrictions related to your trip

  • COVID-19 alert: Travel requirements are changing rapidly, including need for pre-travel COVID-19 testing and quarantine on arrival.

Special check-in instructions

If you are planning to arrive after midnight please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

Children

  • No cribs (infant beds)

Pets

  • No pets or service animals allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Transfers

  • Airport shuttle (available 24 hours)*

Parking

  • Onsite self parking (EGP 10 per day)

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
*See small print for additional details or extra charges

At the property

Food and drink

  • Full breakfast daily (surcharge)

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage

Facilities

  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Hand-held showerhead
  • Closed captioned TV
  • Raised toilet seat
  • Height-adjustable showerhead
  • Grab bar - near toilet
  • Grab bar - in shower

Languages Spoken

  • Arabic
  • English

In the room

Home comforts

  • Air conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Washer/dryer

Sleep well

  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Pillow menu
  • Down comforter
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Premium bedding
  • Memory foam mattress

Things to enjoy

  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
  • Separate dining area
  • Separate sitting area
  • Balcony

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Hair dryer (on request)

Be entertained

  • 32-inch LCD TV

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi

More

  • Daily housekeeping

Small print

Also known as

  • Hostgram Hostel Cairo
  • Hostgram Hostel Guesthouse Cairo
  • Hostgram Cairo
  • Hostgram
  • Hostgram Hostel Cairo
  • Hostgram Hostel Guesthouse

Optional extras

Self parking costs EGP 10 per day

Rollaway beds are available for EGP 5 per night

Full breakfast is offered for an extra charge of EGP 30 for adults and EGP 20 for children (approximately)

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of EGP 3 per vehicle (one-way, Maximum occupancy 3)

Airport shuttle service for children costs EGP 1 (roundtrip)

Policies

This property does not have elevators.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit, and window guards on site.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F; guestroom doors are sealed after cleaning.

Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; contactless room service is available; guests can access their rooms with a mobile device; masks are required in public areas; reservations are required for some onsite facilities.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

Enhanced food service safety measures are in place.

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.

This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of SGS (3rd party expert - Global).

For transfers, guests must contact the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash.

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs

  • Yes, Hostgram Hostel does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, social distancing measures are in place, and gives staff personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
  • Yes. Self parking costs EGP 10 per day.
  • Sorry, pets and service animals aren't allowed.
  • You can check in from 10:30 AM - noon. Check-out time is noon. Contactless check-in and check-out are available.
  • Yes. Nearby restaurants include Groppi's (3-min walk), Kazaz (4-min walk), and Café Riche (4-min walk).
  • Yes, an airport shuttle is available. The charge is EGP 3 per vehicle one-way.
8.6.Fabulous.
  • 10.0.Exceptional

    The staff was amazing!! Everybody was so friendly and helpful. The place is very clean, well located and the room are very nice. This place is 10/10, if you visit Cairo, book this Hostel you won't regret it, quality and price unbeatable!

    1 night family trip, Feb 9, 2020

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Spacious room and great location

    Totally recommend. I found the staff r helpful and will answer all the questions u have(thanks Marta for the recommendations) . If I visit Cairo again then definitely gonna stay here again.

    Suli-man, 2 night trip, Sep 21, 2019

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    excellent customer service.

    I have great couple of days in this hostel with my wife we both love everything specially the staff are very helpful and friendly. The have the best customer service in Middle East in my opinion. I definitely will book again to stay in this hotel. Thank you everyone in hostgram without mentioning names.

    Abakar, 2 night trip, Sep 15, 2019

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    An Englishmans dream.

    This hostel (it is basically a hotel) is ideally located just a three minute walk from Tahir Square (Central Cairo). The manager did not try to sell me or my wife a single thing during our entire stay (unusual for Egypt). In fact he just kept offering us free things (food tea etc). I would highly recommend this hostel for anyone from the UK or Europe. I have been to Egypt many times and I must say I never felt so relaxed anywhere here before including 5 star hotels. The rooms are spacious and clean, the showers have nice hot water, the WiFi is easily fast enough to stream a movie on my iPad (again I have not found this to be the case even in five star hotels). The rooms have a fridge and satellite tv (Mainly Arab TV but fine for sports or music). I would reccomend the triple room with balcony view. The price is great and you will have plenty of space plus a seating area. When you first enter the front of the main building you may be unsure as it is not decorated or cleaned to the same standard as the Hostel (which is located on the first floor). However once you enter the hostel you will be treated to shining white marble floors and freshly painted and decorated walls with trendy art ETC. To summarise If you are looking for a safe place to stay, that is clean and has respectful staff this is the place for you. I cannot reccomend it enough. This hostel is family run so all the staff are very decent and you will know where you stand with them. Best regards Robert.

    Robert, 7 night family trip, Mar 19, 2019

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  • 8.0.Very good

    Very nice place, clean and the staff is friendly :)

    4 night trip, Dec 17, 2018

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  • 2.0.Poor

    Scamming their own guests!

    Super dishonest business practice makes this hotel one to avoid. But first, let’s start with the pros: I t’s located close to the museum and downtown, room and bathroom are quite clean, staffs _appears_ friendly. Now for the cons. The shady business practice cheating on guests is not like anything we’ve seen in Egypt. If you’re familiar with the constant hustlers, scammers, and people taking advantage of you in Egypt, this hotel takes it to a whole another level. Hotels are meant to be a place for where we can trust while we explore the city, but Hostagram cheated us on selling us a super expensive tour, only to not have lived up to the expectations. Things promised to us were “extra”, and the transportation was throwing us on the local bus and having to figure out where and how to go to the destination ourselves. We were promised someone would pick us up at the destination but that didn’t happen, and on our way back, the “bus” that was suppose to drive us back never came and we had to find our own way back. The worst part is, when we found out how much Hostgram paid the “tour guide” that provided us the tour, it was less than 1/3rd of what we paid! And all the promised included Itinerary were “extra” defeating the purpose of the whole idea of “tour”. Charging us 3x the price of what was a self directed trip, is unfounded. I would strongly suggest staying at other options because these people are only there to scam you, not to help you. Avoid at all costs!

    1 night trip with friends, Dec 15, 2018

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  • 6.0.Good

    Decent but only if you get a deal when booking

    Pros: Location is great, and hostel is easy to find Rooms are spacious as is bathroom Water is hot and shower pressure is good Included breakfast was nice Cons: It’s a walk up building, which was fine for us, but should be noted for travelers who are unable to go up two flights of stairs to get to the lobby. Cleanliness of the room left something to be desired. Dingy rug, random hairs in the beds, dirty floors... Overall an okay stay, but they should either drop their price point a bit or clean more thoroughly.

    2 night romance trip, Nov 2, 2018

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Staff is soooo helpful. Rooms are close to the road so properly noisy. Location overall is great though.

    Kate, 3 night trip, Oct 20, 2018

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  • 8.0.Very good

    Comfy place with an amazing location

    hajer, 2 night business trip, Sep 18, 2018

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    nice location, big room

    it was very convenient, awesome location with almost everything around and only few meters to the museum. Rooms were really big.

    Ethan, 1 night trip, Sep 17, 2018

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