Great Alexander Hostel

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Overview of Great Alexander Hostel

Great Alexander Hostel

1.0 star property
Within easy reach of Egyptian Museum

10.0/10 Exceptional

6 verified guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Free breakfast
  • Free WiFi
  • Airport transfer
  • Non-smoking
  • Air conditioning
  • Shared kitchen
165 Mohammed Farid, Cairo, Cairo Governorate
Main amenities
  • 15 smoke-free guestrooms
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Room service
  • Airport pick-up service
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Air conditioning
  • Front desk safe
  • Laundry service
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance
For families
  • Children stay free
  • Stovetop
  • Private bathroom
  • Television
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service

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About this area

What's nearby

  • In Downtown Cairo
  • Egyptian Museum - 18 min walk
  • Tahrir Square - 19 min walk
  • Cairo Opera House - 32 min walk
  • Cairo Tower - 37 min walk
  • Al-Azhar University - 3 min drive
  • American University of Cairo - 11 min drive
  • Muhammad Ali Mosque - 4 min drive
  • Khan el-Khalili - 19 min drive
  • Orman Botanical Gardens - 17 min drive
  • Giza Zoo - 18 min drive

Getting around

  • Cairo Intl. Airport (CAI) - 41 min drive
  • Giza (SPX-Sphinx Intl.) - 55 min drive
  • Cairo Rames Station - 18 min walk
  • Airport pick-up service

About this property

Great Alexander Hostel

Putting you within a 10-minute drive of Egyptian Museum and Tahrir Square, Great Alexander Hostel offers an airport pick-up service (available 24 hours) for EGP 300 per vehicle. Free perks include WiFi and continental breakfast daily between 8:00 AM and 11:00 AM. Rooms feature bonuses like refrigerators and microwaves. Fellow travelers say good things about the breakfast.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 15 rooms


  • Check-in time ends - anytime
  • Minimum check-in age - 18
  • Check-out time is noon

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact 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
  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • One child stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding


  • Pets not allowed


  • Internet
  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms


  • Parking
  • No onsite parking

Other information

  • Other information
  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Free continental breakfast each morning 8:00 AM–11:00 AM
  • Room service (limited hours)

Taking the kids

  • Children stay free


  • 24-hour front desk
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Luggage storage


  • Safe-deposit box at front desk

Languages spoken

  • Arabic
  • English

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • Television
  • Satellite TV channels

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning
  • Electric kettle

Sleep well

  • Bed sheets provided

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Free WiFi

Food and drink

  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Shared kitchen access
  • Stovetop


  • Daily housekeeping

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of EGP 300 per vehicle

Children & extra beds

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out:
  • Airport shuttle service for children between the ages of 6 and 12 costs EGP 300

Also known as

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Overall score and ratings






Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

10/10 Exceptional

Good hostel with basic breakfast , the free wifi was good too . it is located in a live area , enjoyed here .
1-night trip
Verified Travelocity guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Acceptable room in a very good location for a fair rate it was clean and breakfast was ok .
Migul, 1-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

T, 1-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

I liked my short stay here and recommend it to budget traveler like central located hostel clean and good value .
MA, 1-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

recomended hostel .
acceptable home well located at the center of the city .
1-night trip with friends
Verified guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Nice Budget stay
Nice hostel at good location for a good price
1-night trip
Verified guest review