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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 September 2013

Small, friendly hotel in the heart of Cairo. Hard to find by taxi driver. Better print out the Arabic address. Small, clean rooms with comfortable beds and good air conditioning. Breakfast freshly cooked for each customer in the morning. Friendly reception happy to assist and give directions. I traveled with my mother and we felt very safe in this hotel.

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3Thank PaulinaG46
Woodstock, Georgia, United States
Reviewed 22 June 2013

Its absolutely a great place to stay while your in downtown Cairo. Its walking distance to several attractions like the Egyptian museum and the river Nile and tons of coffee shops and shops of any kind. This hotel is also mentioned in the Lonely Planet. The staff is also very welcoming and the rooms are very clean and breakfast included....

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4Thank Karina M
Reviewed 9 June 2013 via mobile

I made a reservation here at the last minute (in person) and they were very accommodating. The staff is friendly and non-invasive. I booked their largest room for a reasonable price. The rooms are clean, sheets are clean, and the breakfast isn't bad either. The ensuite room's bathroom is in the corner of the bedroom. This may take some getting...

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4Thank Wgill1
Konya, Turkey
Reviewed 19 May 2013

This hotel is very bad, cleaning is bad, tehere is no towel, I asked 2 times but they did not give, breakfast is also terrible, there is no breakfest restoran, personel says lie, room is very noisy, wc is inside the room, I strongly recommed to avoid fron this hotel

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3Thank Hüsamettin S
Kigali, Rwanda
Reviewed 17 May 2013

I stayed there 2 nights in March 2013.It's a modest place in one of the busiest areas in Cairo center at night. the hotel is in the 2nd floor of an old building. the rooms are good size and clean. I booked 1 night through the internet and paid USD 36 and the next day I paid directly to them...

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2Thank Hisham L
Osaka, Japan
Reviewed 4 March 2013

Really thank you for every one of Royal hotel stafff , it was good experience i ever had in my life Clean, modern and convienient. Also a great price . we staying in Cairo for 3 nights before traveling to Luxor. We were concerned of news reports in the last few weeks of protests, but really Cairo is perfectly safe...

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2Thank akemidico
Japan
Reviewed 22 February 2013

Extraordinary friendly hotel in a very old building 3 minutes Egyptian museum , beautiful room, comfortable bed , very clean , including breakfast and free internet WiFi . staff courteous and friendly all the time . it's also very close to many important places , restaurants , shops, ..... etc . the price i paid was good value . it...

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5Thank JapanDico
Breda, The Netherlands
Reviewed 20 February 2013

We arrived in the early morning and they offered us a room for half of the price. They also offer many tours. The room was a bit cold. There was a leakage in the toilet so the bathroom floor was constantly wet. The glass door of the bath room did not close. Insufficient space on both sides of the bed....

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5Thank Ortwin
Vienna, Austria
Reviewed 1 February 2013

I was rather disappointed by this Hotel. The good thing about it is the location, you have cafes and night life all around and Tahrir square is in 10 minutes walking distance. However, the cafes are directly below the Hotel, with lots of chatter and TV, so either you have a very sound sleep, or you'll need earplugs. Also there...

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8Thank Robert P
Puerto Ayora, Ecuador
Reviewed 11 January 2013

think as usual in most of the hotels in Egypt they are not as you look on the internet. Their facilities are not well take care by the owner. We paid 50 euros per night for a double room. For the same rate in Europe you will get a 5 time better hotel and service. The life standard in Egypt...

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  • Breakfast included
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel Royal offers air-conditioned rooms overlooking exotic palm trees and flowers. The Naguib Metro Station is conveniently located 300 metres away. All of Hotel Royal's rooms are elegantly decorated and are provided with fresh flowers. They have dark wooden floors, a work desk and a private bathroom with a bathtub. Free Wi-Fi is available. Royal's 24-hour reception can provide sightseeing tours and recommend surrounding restaurants. A shuttle service to Cairo International Airport, 18 km away, is also available. Hotel Royal is situated a 5-minute walk from the Egypt Museum and the River Nile. Tahrir Square is 200 metres away ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Royal

Address: 10 Elwy Street | downtown Cairo, Cairo 99999, Egypt
Region: Egypt > Cairo Governorate > Cairo
Price Range: $27 - $39 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hotel Royal 2.5*
Number of rooms: 15
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