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Overview of Sun Hostel

Sun Hostel

Central hostel connected to a shopping center, steps from Tahrir Square

8.0/10 Very good

1 verified Hotels.com guest review

Property highlights

  • Free breakfast
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • 24/7 front desk
The price is $39
Price available on 03/06/2022
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2 Talaat Harb, Cairo, Cairo Governorate, 11111
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Laundry service
  • Self-serve laundry
  • Concierge services
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Lockers available
Cleaning & safety
  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Hand sanitiser provided

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About this area

What's nearby

  • In Downtown Cairo
  • Tahrir Square - 3 min walk
  • Egyptian Museum - 7 min walk
  • Cairo Opera House - 16 min walk
  • Cairo Tower - 21 min walk
  • American University of Cairo - 8 min drive
  • Al-Azhar University - 3 min drive
  • Orman Botanical Gardens - 13 min drive
  • Muhammad Ali Mosque - 4 min drive
  • Giza Zoo - 14 min drive
  • Khan el-Khalili - 21 min drive

Getting around

  • Cairo Intl. Airport (CAI) - 43 min drive
  • Giza (SPX-Sphinx Intl.) - 51 min drive
  • Cairo Rames Station - 28 min walk

About this property

Sun Hostel

Sun Hostel offers a great location, putting you within just a 10-minute walk of Tahrir Square and Egyptian Museum. Free perks include WiFi and local cuisine breakfast daily between 8:00 AM and 10:30 AM. Also, this hostel is 0.8 mi (1.3 km) from Cairo Opera House and 1.1 mi (1.8 km) from Cairo Tower.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
Property is disinfected with electrostatic spray
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Guest accommodations are sealed after cleaning
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Ecolab (3rd party expert - Global), SGS (3rd party expert - Global), and GBAC STAR Facility Accreditation (global expert)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Hand sanitizer provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
At check-in, guests must provide either a negative COVID-19 test result or a record of full COVID-19 vaccination
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 16 rooms

Arriving/Leaving

  • Check-in time from 11:00 AM - noon
  • Late check-in subject to availability
  • Minimum check-in age - 18
  • Check-out time is noon

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions
  • At check-in, guests must provide either a negative COVID-19 test result or a record of full COVID-19 vaccination

Special check-in instructions

  • Guests will receive an email 24 hours before arrival with check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 48 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
  • At check-in, guests must provide either a negative COVID-19 test result or a record of full COVID-19 vaccination

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

Children

  • No cribs (infant beds)

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Internet

  • Internet
  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms (speed: 25+ Mbps)

Parking

  • Parking
  • No onsite parking

Other information

  • Other information
  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply)

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Free local cuisine breakfast each morning 8:00 AM–10:30 AM
  • Free daily reception

Services

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

Languages spoken

  • Arabic
  • English

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • 24-inch LED TV
  • Satellite TV channels

Home comfort

  • Fan

Sleep well

  • Bed sheets provided

Freshen up

  • Shared bathroom
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Shower only
  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Free WiFi (speed of 25+ Mbps)

More

  • Daily housekeeping

Fees & policies

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F; guestroom doors are sealed after cleaning; the property is cleaned and disinfected with electrostatic spray.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

Enhanced food service safety measures are in place.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.

At check-in, guests must provide either a negative COVID-19 test result or a record of full COVID-19 vaccination.

This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of:

  • Ecolab (3rd party expert - Global)
  • SGS (3rd party expert - Global)
  • GBAC STAR Facility Accreditation (global expert)
  • Bureau Veritas (3rd party expert - Global)
  • CovidClean (Safehotels - global expert)
  • COVID-19 Guidelines (CDC)
  • WELL Health-Safety Rating (IWBI)

Policies

This property does not have elevators.

This property only accepts cash.

Also known as

Sun Hostel Cairo
Sun Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
Sun Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Cairo

Frequently asked questions

Overall score and ratings

8.0

Very good

10.0/10

Cleanliness

10.0/10

Staff & service

8.0/10

Amenities

8.0/10

Property conditions & facilities

8.0/10

Eco-friendliness

8/10 Very good

Centrally located, friendly staff, small number of rooms so intimate and friendly.
Margaret, 4-night trip
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