Cecilia - Hostel - Cairo

47 El Falaky Street, Cairo, Egypt, 11511  show map
 2 stars
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  • Rooms & Availability
  • Location
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Cecilia - Hostel - Cairo

Wi-Fi
Parking

No parking

Kitchen facilities

Microwave

Refrigerator

Cooking hob

Electric kettle

Cookware/ Kitchen utensils

Shared kitchen

Air conditioning

In-room air conditioning

Laundry

Self-service laundry

Food/ Drinks

Outdoor dining area

Coffee shop

TV

Flat-screen TV

Elevator

Overview

Cecilia - is a 2-star hostel offering a sundeck and barbeque grills to its guests. The hostel serves as an example of Egyptian architecture in Cairo.

A 10-minute ride from Pyramids of Giza and Cairo University. The property stands close to a bus stop and just about 450 meters from The Tahrir Table, which offers different dishes.

20 km to Cairo International airport.

Rooms

Aside from satellite TV, a writing table, high-speed internet, a private kitchen and a laptop safe, rooms have beds with foam pillows, down pillows and linens. The non-smoking rooms come with hardwood furniture. Rooms are fitted with queen size beds and single beds.

Eat & Drink

Guests can use a communal kitchen appointed with an electric kettle, a dishwasher and a washing machine.

A continental breakfast is served at the price of USD 1 per person per night. 

Services

Cecilia - Hostel boasts a luggage storage, a safety deposit box, a designated smoking place, a barber shop and a tour desk for guests' needs providing 24-hour front desk, laundry and room service.

Relax

A rooftop terrace, currency exchange and a beauty salon will make a stay in Cairo a very pleasant one.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hostel for free.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Number of rooms:   18.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Wi-Fi
  • No parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • No pets allowed
  • Luggage storage
  • Locker room
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Barber shop
  • Coffee shop
  • Multilingual staff

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • Room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Grocery shopping service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Shoe shine service

Dining facilities

  • In-room breakfast
  • Outdoor dining area

Meeting facilities

  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Babysitting/Child services
  • Board games
  • DVDs/ Videos for children

Leisure facilities

  • Entertainment
  • Sun terrace
  • BBQ facilities
  • Leisure/ TV room
  • Library

Room facilities

  • In-room air conditioning
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Washing machine
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Shared kitchen
  • Refrigerator
  • Electric kettle
  • Microwave
  • Cooking hob
  • Cookware/ Kitchen utensils

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 3 pm FREE
Check-out until 12 pm FREE

Children and extra beds

All children
0 - 16 years
Extra bed USD 7
Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 
Maximum capacity of cribs and extra beds depends on the room you book. Please check room details before you make a reservation.

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hostel

hostel Cecilia - Hostel - Cairo Cairo location
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Hostel Address:

47 El Falaky Street, Cairo, Egypt, 11511

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City Center
  • Cairo
    1.7 mi
Airports
Underground stations
  • Sadat
    1400 ft
  • Naguib
    2000 ft
Restaurants
  • Felfela (cuisine: Egyptian)
    1200 ft
  • The Tahrir Table (cuisine: Swedish)
    1400 ft
Hostel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    18

Rooms and availability

Cecilia - Hostel photos Room
Shared Bathroom Single Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 1 Bed in shared room, 2 Single beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Private bathroom
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Fan
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Parquet floor
  • Trash cans
  • Bathroom:Shared bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Shared toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Kitchenette
  • Media:Wake up service
Room Description:

Shared Facility|Room with shared bathroom

Cecilia - Hostel photos Room
Standard Single Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 2 Single beds or 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Balcony
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Fan
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Parquet floor
  • Mosquito net
  • Telephone
  • Trash cans
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Kitchenette
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

Standard|Room

Dormitory Room
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 Bed in shared room

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Cecilia - Hostel Location

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What's nearby

Places of interest

  • House of Representatives, Cairo1000 ft
  • Ministry of Foreign Affairs1700 ft
  • Arab League HQ2000 ft
  • Muhammad Ali Moschee (Alabastermoschee)4000 ft
  • Central Bank of Egypt4600 ft

Convention centers

  • Centre Français de Culture et de Coopération (CFCC) - Mounira3300 ft

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Tahrir Square1400 ft
  • Qasr el-Nil Bridge3000 ft
  • Cairo Tower4600 ft

Museums

  • Ägyptisches Museum2000 ft
  • The Egyptian Museum2300 ft
  • Islamic Art Museum4000 ft
  • Museum of Egyptian Modern Arts5000 ft

Parks

  • The Andalus Park3700 ft

Theaters

  • Opera house Cairo4300 ft

Underground stations

  • Sadat1000 ft
  • Naguib1700 ft
  • Saad Zaghloul2700 ft
  • Nasser3700 ft
  • Gezira(Opera)4300 ft
  • Orabi5000 ft
  • Sayyeda Zeinab5000 ft

Public parking

  • AUC Tahrir Square1000 ft

Local attractions

  • Gizeh Plateau1.0 mi
    Al Haram Str., Cairo
  • Al-Azhar Park1.2 mi
    Darassa Hill, Cairo
  • Khan Al-Khalili1.3 mi
    al-Azhar Street, Cairo
  • Cairo Opera House1.0 mi
    Gezira Island, Cairo
  • Gayer-Anderson Museum 1.2 mi
    4 Maydan Ibn Tulun, Cairo

Near the hostel

  • National Geographic Society Museum3200 ft
    Kasr El Aini Street, Cairo
  • Sixth of October Bridge4000 ft
    CairoEgypt
  • October War Panorama4000 ft
    CairoEgypt
  • Heliopolis4100 ft
    CairoEgypt
  • Zamalek 4000 ft
  • University Bridge4000 ft
    CairoEgypt
  • Citadel 4200 ft
    al-Qala'a, Cairo

Restaurants nearby

  • Felfela1200 ft

    Address: 15 Sharia Hoda Shaarawi Street

    64% likes this, based on 161 reviews
    Cuisine: Egyptian

  • Sbarro1400 ft

    Address: 34 Tahrir Square
    Phone: 0222871973

    66% likes this, based on 23 reviews
    Price Range: USD 6 - USD 11

  • Estoril1900 ft

    Address: 12 Talaat Harb Street
    Phone: +20 2 574 3102

    66% likes this, based on 59 reviews
    Cuisine: Egyptian

  • The Tahrir Table1400 ft

    Address: 11 Tahrir square

    80% likes this, based on 31 reviews
    Cuisine: Swedish

  • Aabesque1700 ft

    Address: 6, Kasr el Nil Street
    Phone: 02 25747898

    75% likes this, based on 8 reviews
    Cuisine: Egyptian

Hostel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    18
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Cecilia - Hostel Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Cecilia - Hostel

Average guest rating

7.2out of 10
Very good
Based on 10 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Couple
    9.2

    Cecillia hostel is the simply the best hostel downtown made foe budget travellers. The description and the pictures that you see on the internet is what you will see on your arrival. Honestly it is the cheapest but most honest and fair hostel in my opinion in downtown cairo. It is safe and fun. I personally loved the terace, in the morning during breakfest amd at night the breeze and tv was an amazing experience.

    If there was something outstanding that was negative that happend during my stay i would write it here, but seriously i enjoyed this hostel. I advise it to everyone.

  • Couple
    5.0

    Cleanliness should be better No breakfast given although they stated that it's bed and breakfast hostel.

    Nearby to city centre and it can be excellent if direct attention to cleaning of room specialy from insects like ants

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    Location of the hotel is conveniently in the center of the country, making it safe too and you can also get food from nearby restaurants at any time and close to transportation can be accessed on the subway after two minutes of walking you can also access to the Egyptian Museum in five minutes to walk and be a team work to serve you 24 hours a day and feel ifeel they are my friends and also the rooms are clean and the place well and I'll keep in touch with them all and I would like to book at this hotel again when i go to Egypt again .

  • Single
    10.0

    When I arrive in Cairo, I had hardly any plans about what I would be doing-- I generally make it up as I go along. The staff helped me to organise three day trips to the Pyramids and Saqqara, Alexandria, and around Cairo itself. They employ a quality tour agency and the best drivers/guides for a very reasonable rate. Cecilia staff also payed me every possible courtesy and did their very utmost to ensure my comfort and happiness. I have never had better service at any place of accomodation.

    I honestly can't think of a single thing.

  • Single
    10.0

    The staff were very friendly and provided a great aptmoshpere, the rooms and bathroom were very clean and tidy, breakfast came quickly when requested and the internet worked great. The location was central and excellent for seeing what Cairo has to offer. Ten out of ten! :)

    No problems, everything was perfect.

  • Single
    3.2

    I liked in this hostel only lovely big balcony for having breakfast and rest.

    When i came they did not change bed linen for me after last guest, everywhere i found long black hairs: in shower, in bed. For 5 days i have been in that hostel noone came to change rubbish bin. Girl on reception does not speak english at all and was mean and rude with me. And it was too difficult to close door with key, because catches are so old there. Hostel is located on 6th floor. And when i came man on reception said that lift was not working but they reaiping and it will work in 2 days. But for all 5 days i had to use stairs because all this time they were still repairing it. Every morning i woke up at 8 when they started to serve breakfast, because pipes in my room made so awful sound every time they switched on water in next room to me.

How to reach hostel

hostel Cecilia - Hostel - Cairo Cairo location
Show big map »

Hostel Address:

47 El Falaky Street, Cairo, Egypt, 11511

Get directions
City Center
  • Cairo
    1.7 mi
Airports
Underground stations
  • Sadat
    1400 ft
  • Naguib
    2000 ft
Restaurants
  • Felfela (cuisine: Egyptian)
    1200 ft
  • The Tahrir Table (cuisine: Swedish)
    1400 ft
Hostel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    18