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El Tonsy Hotel

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Stockholm, Stockholms Län, Sweden
Reviewed 15 July 2012

This is a budget hotel in the doqqi area of Cairo. Two metro stations (or 25min walk) away from the Central Maydan Tahrir area. Rooms contain AC and TV (no english channels however). Bathrooms are big, have hot water but quite weak shower pressure. Unfortunately the room was quite small (myabe i got one of the smaller one as i...

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 16 May 2012

The team was friendly, beds are fresh and clean, towels are clean, bar fridge and TV. Food and drinks are very expensive with 12% service charge and 10% tax charges - you can get cheaper drinks and food close by so it was not a train smash. Overall the hotel was okay, free wifi included

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1Thank estellem1
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 February 2012

My Self and my wife stayed at this hotel for 4 nights during our holiday in Egypt. the hotel is located right in the centre of town and the room they give us is over looking the Nile after they knew that we are in Egypt for our honeymoon, they did not charge us any extra that was very nice...

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2Thank John P
america
Reviewed 9 February 2012

Rooms clean and warm there are fantastic views of the Nile despite the existence of the hotel in the center of the city, but it is calm and very cooperative Staff. Breakfast is weak, but the hotel is close to many restaurants

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3Thank elina a
Caibarien, Cuba
Reviewed 9 February 2012

This hotel has a magnificent view of the Nile as the reception is very useful and helps you in anything would like to do both inside and outside the hotel elevator incredibly fast frightening Rooms clean and comfortable but the air conditioner takes 15 minutes until work the food is not working well enough, but acceptable

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2Thank williams_evans18
london
Reviewed 31 January 2012

worst hotel ive ever stayed in. Place was dirty, smelled like cat urine. Rooms were clod no working air conditioning, hotel had no blankets and took three nights for them to get blankets. We were part of a tour and other people on tour had the same problem. would not stay here ever.

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1Thank john r
southeast
Reviewed 5 January 2012

We stayed at the El Tonsy Hotel in December 2011. The hotel is located near an intersection and bridge that connects to downtown Cairo. The hotel has basic decor and breakfast as well. However, it does have complimentary wireless internet located on the 18th floor (bar/dining area) of the hotel. The room was small and clean. The staff were friendly...

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1Thank frugaldiva
Rome
Reviewed 18 December 2011

Friendly staff, included in the price you'll have also a shuttle from the airport.not very clean..and i booked a double room with one bed but they told me that there were two separate beds when i was already there!!breakfast was very good..pay attention the water is not included but they give you and then you pay E$10.00. fearful lift ahahah!!!...

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1Thank Francis R
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 November 2011

We stayed at this hotel on the first and last day of our tour in Egypt so the room was booked for us by the travel company. When we arrived on the first day the staff were helpful, the room was clean and it was a decent size. The breakfast was quite nice and the view was great from the...

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Norwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 October 2011

We stayed at the El Tonsy Hotel as part of our tour organised by Timeless Egypt Tours. The hotel is centrally located close to the Nile with great views of Cairo and - in the distance from the roof terrace - the Pyramids of Giza. The rooms are spacious with very comfortable beds and efficient air con, fridge and TV,...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Room Service
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
EL Tonsy Hotel is newly renovated. The hotel is located right in the center of Cairo 10 minutes walk to the Egyptian museum, 2 minutes to the River Nile, 15 minutes drive to the Giza Pyramids, 10 minutes drive to Khan El Khalili Market. The hotel has 25 rooms with A/C, Bathroom, Satellite TV, telephone, and some of which overlook the river Nile. Food is freshly prepared by or chefs. Relax in the bar or on the roof terrace with stunning views of the city and the river Nile. Free airport pick up. ... more   less 

Additional Information about El Tonsy Hotel

Address: 143 El Tahrir street, Dokki, Cairo 11511, Egypt
Region: Egypt > Cairo Governorate > Cairo
Price Range: $36 - $80 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — El Tonsy Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 25
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“Great view from the 18th. floor Terrace while dining or having a cup of tea.”
 of 5 bubbles 34lailaa, 11 Jan 2016 | Read review
“the room near the elevator is a nightmare”
 of 5 bubbles PE_Sayed, 28 Aug 2014 | Read review
“I can not even chick terrible service it is worst than that”
 of 5 bubbles 638raniaa, 6 May 2014 | Read review
“Verify that all equipment is in working condition before renting a room”
 of 5 bubbles RuddyL_13, 28 Feb 2013 | Read review
“Ask for a room with a view to the nile (alternatively you'd be facing a blank wall)”
 of 5 bubbles meganm106, 22 Oct 2012 | Read review
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