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Beirut, Lebanon
Reviewed 13 February 2017

My stay at the Australian Hostel was very pleasant. The staff took care of us and treated us like family and this is our home !! They helped us and arranged tours for us with really good prices ! The room was spacious and contained everything we needed, and it was clean. The breakfast was basic but delicious! The location...

1Thank Fady D
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Happy to recommend the team at the Australian in downtown Cairo. Such a friendly and cheerful place, where nothing is too much trouble. The rooms are pleasant and clean and the location is excellent. I enjoyed the conversations in the central area and my thanks for a good stay.

Thank Greg L
Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

We stayed here two nights in a double bed room. Staff was helpful, the hostel is perfect located and the Hostel is great to meet other travelers. The hostel is in a residential building and the whole hostel are former appartments in one floor.

Thank inalubaJ
Reviewed 1 December 2016

We stayed in this hostel for 2 days in a double room with attached bathroom. pros The staff speak English The location is great as its located in the centre They exchanged currency at competitive rates The room in itself is quite big They offered us free ride back to the airport. There are a lot restaurants nearby. Cons Ocassional...

Thank jenth0mas
Tunis, Tunisia
Reviewed 23 November 2016

i have stayed at the Australian hostel for more than one week and i really love it , the rooms are so clean and the beds are comfortable . the staff are so helpful and the location is great it's in the heart of the city and so close from everything you need to go.Get the best information from them...

Thank jomaamarwaz
Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

Visited Cairo with two of my buddies and weren't sure what to expect. Best guys ever working at the hostel! Made our trip so easy. Helped us do everything we wanted to do. Highly recommend anyone who wants a great experience to stay here! Excellent location. Can't thank you guys enough. You rock! -your Alaska buds

Thank Max P
Reviewed 5 November 2016

The star and the manager of this hostel makes the difference by the friendly and helpful atmosphere that makes you feel safe everytime. The hostel has big common area where you can meet travelers all over the world. Rooms are simple and clean. The location is inside the most vivid area in Cairo which is called the city that never...

Thank deepa d
Porto, Portugal
Reviewed 4 November 2016

Very good hostel with great staff and great hospitality. Their are very helpful. The rooms have a lot of space and are very clean. Good bathrooms too. If you want they do help you with your trips and tours around Cairo. It was an amazing experience. I hope one day comeback on Cairo and stay in this same hostel. Thank...

Thank Danilo M
Reviewed 11 September 2016

First and foremost, since I spent one month here I would like to say that most of people like the hostel itself within staff and neighbours. Everything is adjustable starting from A to Z. Facilities are really awesome such as shower, Wi-fi, kitchen, and air conditioning systems. Additionally, what I like most is the vivide service like taking care of...

Thank Mustapha B
Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

The staff is great. They book tours and know Cairo well. In a city that can be overwhelming and a bit confusing for visitors it's nice to find an affordable place to stay with a staff that is so friendly and helpful. Recommended.

Thank Holley V

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  • Breakfast included
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Breakfast included
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in the heart of Cairo city centre, this budget hostel is a 10-minute walk from the Egyptian Museum. It has a 24-hour front desk, communal room and free Wi-Fi. Rooms at The Australian Hostel have air conditioning, a tea/coffee maker and a private or shared bathroom. Some rooms have a balcony. Guests can enjoy an Egyptian or continental breakfast in the mornings. The Australian's communal kitchen allows guests to cook their own meals. The oriental-style communal room equipped with comfortable couches and a coffee table is a nice place to meet other travelers. The Australian Hostel's staff can help arrange tours of Cairo city centre, local museums and the Pyramids. They also provide maps and sightseeing brochures. The Australian is a 15-minute walk from the Railway Station. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Australian Hostel

Address: 23 Abd El Khalek Tharwat St, Cairo 11511, Egypt
Region: Egypt > Cairo Governorate > Cairo
Price Range: $15 - $31 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — The Australian Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 10
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“Rooms are very clean and quiet. You can easily feel the moments.”
  • The most beautiful space indeed .
 of 5 bubbles mustaphab303, 11 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Rooms without balconies are quieter at night.”
 of 5 bubbles tss42572, 24 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Southern half of hotel much better, WiFi in room, quieter street noise.”
 of 5 bubbles 445patrickh, 25 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Rooms are quite and no noise during the day nor during the night.”
 of 5 bubbles 325sahera, 25 Nov 2014 | Read review
“the room where located on the main street, so nice”
 of 5 bubbles AHFLAG, 23 Jul 2014 | Read review
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