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El Hussein Hotel

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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good21%
  • Average36%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible14%
  • Dec. 19, 2015
    “Locatiion is great”
  • Jan. 1, 2015
    “One of the world's great 'dive' hotels!”
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Taha Hussein Khan Al-Khalili, Cairo 11511 Egypt See on map
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Egypt > Cairo Governorate > Cairo
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Reviewed December 19, 2015 via mobile

Location is great the hotel is so olf every thind id old and the staf was good the receptions man was so good the breakfast is soo poor the price is good the shower is not clean the view is great the best thing that...More

Thank anassandlayla
Reviewed January 1, 2015

By any objective analysis, the Hussein is a dive. Dark, somewhat dirty, often low water pressure, lots of street noise. But that's not the point! The point is that the Hussein is brilliantly located in the heart of Islamic Cairo, almost on top of the...More

7  Thank Jackooloosie
Reviewed November 26, 2012

in the middle of islamic cairo close to Khan el Khalil. Really basic a bit dirty, bad service - wouldnt want to stay here for more than just a few days, but a great location with balcony rooms overlooking the square with all kinds of...More

2  Thank Jethro672
Reviewed August 22, 2010

I always stay in this hotel - several times over the last 10 years. True, service can be lazy and surly, the bathroom might not be spotless, but the ceiling fan works! The real gem is the balcony with chairs overlooking the Midan el Hussein,...More

5  Thank LondonBantamBabe
Reviewed December 4, 2008

True, this is not a five star hotel, but what do you expect for under $20.00 a night with breakfast included..which is edible, a hard boiled egg, 3 bread rolls, butter, jam, piece of cheese and a choice of coffee or tea. Just pretend that...More

9  Thank nefertari007
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