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Popular hostels in Cairo

Discover well-known properties in Cairo that are favored by visitors more than others. There are 4,261 hotels in Cairo and price data was last updated on April 11, 2024. The average price for a hotel in Cairo is $22/night.
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47 El-Falaky Street, Cairo, Egypt
Cecilia Hostel provides a comfortable setting while in Cairo. A short stroll from House of Representatives, it offers comfortable rooms equipped with free wireless internet access.
Free Wi-Fi
8.3
Excellent
1034 reviews
Location
0.3 mi from city centre
26 Mahmoud Bassiouny, Cairo, Egypt
Dahab Hostel is set centrally in Cairo and is within a 10-minute stroll of Sadat Metro Station, Tahrir Square and the Egyptian Museum. Those staying at the property can also take advantage of complimentary wireless internet during their stay.
Free Wi-Fi
8.9
Excellent
79 reviews
Location
0.1 mi from city centre
32 Sabri Abou Alam, Talaat Harb Square, Cairo, Egypt
Centrally located, Meramees Hostel offers easy access to Cairo's main shopping and sightseeing areas. Guests can also make the most of free internet access throughout the property.
Free Wi-Fi
Airport shuttle
7.8
Good
55 reviews
Location
0.3 mi from city centre
6 Bank Misr Street,Off Sherif St.Front of the Central Bank of Egypt., Cairo, Egypt
Situated in the heart of the city, Freedom Hostel provides easy access to Cairo's main shopping and sightseeing areas. It also offers complimentary wireless internet.
Free Wi-Fi
8.9
Excellent
657 reviews
Location
0.4 mi from city centre
21 Gamal Abd El Nasir Street From Abou Al Hool Al Seiahi Street, Giza, Cairo, Egypt
Horus Guest House Pyramids View is located in Cairo and is close to the area's popular attractions. Popular features at this 2-star property include a rooftop terrace and complimentary wireless internet.
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
8.6
Excellent
2284 reviews
Location
7.6 mi from city centre
11, Ramsis Str, - Abdel Monem Riyad Sqr., Cairo, Egypt
Situated in the centre of Cairo, Arabesque Hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Tahrir Square, the Egyptian Museum and the 6th October Bridge. Guests can also make the most of free internet in all areas.
Free Wi-Fi
6.0
Good
105 reviews
Location
0.2 mi from city centre
34 Abdel Khalik Sarwat St, Downtown, Cairo, Egypt
Conveniently situated, Jamaica Hostel allows for easy access to Cairo's popular sightseeing areas. It provides complimentary Wi-Fi, a 24-hour reception and meeting rooms.
Free Wi-Fi
7.2
Good
22 reviews
Location
0.4 mi from city centre
2 Mina Street, Cairo, Egypt
Providing a shuttle to Cairo International Airport, plus free Wi-Fi, H10 Pyramids View is a comfortable base in Cairo. It is ideally positioned for guests wishing to visit local attractions.
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
8.5
Excellent
107 reviews
Location
7.4 mi from city centre
33 Ramsis Street, Cairo, Egypt
Located a short walk from Ataba Metro Station, Cairo Castle Hotel offers guests an ideal base when in Cairo. It also provides free Wi-Fi, a concierge and an express check-in and check-out feature.
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
7.8
Good
711 reviews
Location
0.3 mi from city centre

Tips for booking hostels in Cairo

Gain useful insights and advice for booking the perfect stay in Cairo. Price data is based on averages over the past 12 months and was last updated on April 11, 2024.
Cheapest month:January
Most expensive month:July
Average price in Cairo:$22/night
Cheapest price found:$3/night
Cheapest day:Friday
Most expensive day:Tuesday
$6 - $49
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$3 - $26
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Cheapest hostels in Cairo, Egypt

Discover affordable stays in Cairo that provide a quality experience without breaking the bank. Hotels in Cairo can be found for as low as $13 per night. There is currently one property in Cairo that can be booked for this price. The Australian Hostel is one of the hotels that can be booked for the lowest price in Cairo. Price data was last updated on April 11, 2024
For those on a budget, these are the cheapest hostels available in Cairo for the selected dates. If you have flexibility with arrival and departure, use the search form to compare prices for other dates.
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23 Abd El Khaleq Sarwat Downtown Cairo, Cairo, Egypt
0.4 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
$13
Avg. per night
13 Meret Basha, Cairo, Egypt
0.1 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
$14
Avg. per night
8 Ali Al Kasar Street, Cairo, Egypt
0.8 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
$14
Avg. per night
34 Talaat Harb, Cairo, Egypt
0.4 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
$16
Avg. per night
10 Mohamed Helmy Ibrahim St., Cairo, Egypt
0.2 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
$17
Avg. per night

Other accommodations in Cairo

Find the perfect theme hotel, hostel or vacation rental for your stay in Cairo. There are 4,261 properties in Cairo and price data was last updated on April 11, 2024. The average price for a hotel in Cairo is $22/night.
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Omar Ibn El Khattab Street, Nasr City, Cairo, Egypt
6.9 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
$91
Avg. per night
10 Saif Al Din Mahrani, Cairo, Egypt
1.3 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
$20
Avg. per night
60 Giza St., Dokki, Cairo, Egypt
1.2 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Airport shuttle
$81
Avg. per night

Where to stay in Cairo

Explore different neighborhoods and areas within Cairo to find the perfect location for your stay. Map data was last updated on April 11, 2024.
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Facts about staying in Cairo

Find useful tips and insights about staying in Cairo to help you make the most of your experience. FAQs were last updated on April 11, 2024.
  • What is the cost of a hostel in Cairo?

    On average, it’s $22/night for a hostel in Cairo, though $20/night or less would be considered a good deal. The least expensive hostel our users have found recently was for $4/night in Cairo. Try to avoid booking your hostel in October (the most expensive month). Booking in March (the cheapest month) could save you money.

  • What’s the best hostel in Cairo?

    Based on our data, Dahab Hostel is the best Cairo hostel, with a rating of 8.9/10 from 79 reviews.

  • What hostel is closest to Cairo Airport?

    If you’re looking for hostels in Cairo that aren’t far from Cairo Airport, then the closest one is Venus Hostel, which is 10.7 mi away.

  • What area of Cairo is most popular to stay in?

    While there are other neighborhoods throughout Cairo, 0% of HotelsCombined users searched for hostels in Nasr City in the past 12 months, making it a popular choice. Purple Hotel is our most popular hostel in this area.

  • What is the most popular hostel in Cairo closest to Egyptian Museum?

    If you’re looking for a hostel near Egyptian Museum while in Cairo, then opt for the popular Egyptian Night Hostel with a 6.7/10 review score from 927 users. The distance from Egyptian Museum to Egyptian Night Hostel is 0.1 mi.

  • Should I stay in a Cairo hostel?

    Staying at a hostel in Cairo is a great way to save money, as hostels are often less expensive than hotels and vacation rentals. Hostels are ideal for solo travelers due to their dorm-style sleeping arrangements (though some hostels do offer private rooms).

  • Does Cairo have hostels with “Air-conditioned” listed as an amenity?

    Yes, Cairo has 19 hostels with “Air-conditioned” as a featured amenity. Based on our data, Guardian Guest House is the most popular Cairo hostel with this amenity.

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