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Rakiura, Stewart Island
Reviewed 14 June 2013

If you are wanting very cheap accommodation and you're prepared to undergo the true backpacker experience, then this place will suit you well. Our room, the beds, the bathroom facility and the breakfast were all simply ok - that is, if you were ok about doing things cheaply. Our bathroom was a bit dusty when we arrived - the windows...

1Thank Bevan M
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Reviewed 25 May 2013

My wife and I arrived at the hotel based on the good reviews. We are budget travellers and we saw this hotel as a great alternative. We arranged for an airport pickup (a must when you arrive to Cairo airport at night) and the driver they sent was waiting for us outside the airport, which was not a good idea...

3Thank MartinDoctorado
Cairo, Egypt
Reviewed 24 May 2013

It is well located and clean one , The staff were very accommodating and very friendly. the room with the A/C and private bathroom was very nice for me and for my friends . overall I highly recommend this hostel for the couple nights any one want to stay in Cairo for the visits !

1Thank Stella152
Reviewed 14 April 2013

I absolutely loved this hostel. The airport pickup was free as a special at the time of purchase and was waiting for me and waited for my friend as well. There were a bunch of tours we could arrange through the hostel, with or without a tour guide (without included a driver) and we booked all our traveling through the...

1Thank Meg B
Lagos, Nigeria
Reviewed 12 April 2013

I had an excellent stay there. The airport pickup person was waiting for me as promised, and I found the location to be good as far as being able to walk to the museum (about 20 minutes). The owner was very helpful in making arrangements for me and was not overbearing in any way as far as trying to sell...

1Thank Dan M
Ghent, Belgium
Reviewed 10 April 2013

I stayed at this hostel for 17 nights and I couldn't be more satisfied. The hostel has everything you need, private bathroom, breakfast included in the price, central location, ... But what makes this hostel really special is the people working there. I felt like home from the moment I arrived, thanks to hostel owner Haitham and his amazing staff....

1Thank Tess_D_2013
Reviewed 1 March 2013

The hostel is situated in the busy downtown area, on 5th Floor in an old building. The elevator is an antique! There are 5 rooms with attached bath. Since the building is old, you can clearly see repair work done to convert it into a budget hostel. The floor is uneven, I almost toppled twice. Room is clean & specious,...

2Thank Arunangshu_Roy
Vilnius, Lithuania
Reviewed 9 February 2013

I had a great time, they do have a driver that will pick you up at the airport, So be sure to book ahead. The Staff orginized my Trip to The Great Pyramids and other sites aswell, The Musium is just a few minutes walk away.everything went great.

1Thank kurt_marten
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 February 2013

I have been staying at this hostel for a couple of nights now and while it's very clean, comfortable, and in a good location, the fact that the staff smokes so much and the disgusting smell comes into the rooms, I would probably not stay here again. The free breakfast consists of bread and cheese/jam, and coffee. The bathroom is...

1Thank melanie1127
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 December 2012

i really recommend this hotel it has nice and polite staff and a friendly atmosphere very clean and tidy with easy access to the nearest town. the rooms are just the right size for the people who stay there it also has very good internet access and the tour guide is very helpful

1Thank dave b

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Tiba Midtown is the result of 5 years experience in establishment of properties in Down Town , so we take care of the main disadvantages from the Gate to the bed so now we can ensure easy arrival to the property as our gate is in a main known Street in Cairo , Huge well decorated Entrance with security and watching Camera for Safety , Automatic system at the property from check in , getting promised services for no extra charges , real welcoming and hospitality during the stay , and smiley people leave good remembrance on check out to come back home any time you come back to Cairo . ... more   less 

Additional Information about Tiba Midtown Hostel

Address: 41 Abd Elkhalek St | Down Town, Cairo 11511, Egypt
Region: Egypt > Cairo Governorate > Cairo
Price Range: $10 - $29 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Tiba Midtown Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 8
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“My room A5 has a nice balcony .”
  • My room there room A5
 of 5 bubbles Stella152, 23 May 2013 | Read review
“Before you check-in, please check the bathroom”
 of 5 bubbles Arunangshu_Roy, 1 Mar 2013 | Read review
“Double rooms are the best”
 of 5 bubbles 126diegop, 10 Nov 2012 | Read review
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