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Reviewed 2 May 2011

Top place in Egypt, definitely the best hostel to stay at in Cairo. The staff are what makes Museum view hotel , they were so welcoming and fun. every one was awesome , Rami , Amir , Ahmed and Mahmoud . I booked all my tours through the hostel and they were fantastic, i felt so safe and well looked...

2Thank modymartin
Jinan, China
Reviewed 30 April 2011

my story starts when i went to egyptian museum. i was looking for a furnished apartment when i met a man and asked him whether he knows any furnished apartment nearby . He asked if i would like to live in a hotel. I agreed so he instructed me to goto museum view hotel. I was really surprised that the...

2Thank molidaifu
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 31 March 2011

Hi All, My story begins before the uprising of 25th of January when I was staying at the museum view hotel. Ramy, hotel owner predicted that the uprising is on the way however he had no idea that it will be in just a couple of days and it will last for over two weeks!!! It was an amazing experience...

3Thank SamObrien2011
Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
Reviewed 26 February 2011

The best kind of non expencive travel to the historical place,was nice surprized about kidness from stuff and would like to travel here again

1Thank jadox
Buffalo, New York
Reviewed 21 December 2010

Excellent location combined with great service and friendly workers. Very happy to have found the Museum View Hotel!!

2Thank ArkhitektonIV
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 12 November 2010

We are infinitely glad that we found this place. After a day and a half of searching through seedy and completely dilapidated hotels, we were about to give up when we stumbled upon this fantastic little gem. The staff were so laid back and accommodating ("Everything is easy"), the moment we set foot inside the hotel we felt like we...

2Thank dane_stammers
Reviewed 5 July 2010

As a single female traveller I felt totally at home here. The owner is really friendly and speaks perfect English. All the staff went out of their way to look after me and make sure that I was ok and didn't get any hassle. I would totally recommend this place for everyone - especially single travellers. If you don't know...

1Thank taniia
Jerusalem, Israel
Reviewed 14 April 2010

Lets talk about the good things first! People in the hotel are friendly and helpful in general! The price for a room may be cheaper than other hotels nearby. The location is good, as it is just opposite to the Egyptian Museum and near the Metro station. The internet is cheap! The room was a bit gloomy! After I had...

1Thank 400wolves
Reviewed 13 April 2010

nice,clean&secure hostel with satisfactory breakfast.u cannot find it easily cause the sign in the entrance is quite small and more over is located in the 3rd floor of the building.excellent location, near the metro but very noisy from 7.30 am till late at night. the entrance of the building was locked a couple of times so i had to knock...

1Thank soukaraAthens
Reviewed 23 March 2010

I have been to many hostels is Cairo and Museum View Hotel is by far the best budget option in Cairo. I would go back there any time! Its felt very safe there during my stay and the location is the best out there. And what really makes the aura of the place is the staff - the owners- friendly...

1Thank kaidiudris

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are located just opposite to the Egyptian Museum, just 2 minutes from Sadat metro station and in the main square Tahrir square. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Museum View Hotel

Address: 2, Shampion Street, Cairo 1145, Egypt
Region: Egypt > Cairo Governorate > Cairo
Price Range: $21 - $42 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
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“Avoid the room that has a window broken, it's even more noisy!”
Bastilla89, 30 May 2013 | Read review
“Don't take photos of the museum from your room it's a security matter.”
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kraor, 31 Jul 2012 | Read review
“In thr summer ask for the AC!”
kaidiudris, 23 Jun 2012 | Read review
“Rooms with balconies are great !”
Santos1409, 27 Jan 2012 | Read review
“We stayed in the room with a view of the museum...highly recommend it!”
KerenM_12, 20 Jan 2012 | Read review
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