We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
03/12/2017 04/12/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    The Australian Hostel

    23 Abd El Khalek Tharwat St, Cairo 11511, Egypt
    Save
    Lowest prices for your stay
    03/12/2017 04/12/2017
    Are these your travel dates?
    TripAdvisor uses this information to find you the lowest prices for your stay.
    US$9
    US$8
    SAVE US$1
    Traveller (23)
    Room & Suite (17)
    Hotel & Grounds (32)
    Sofitel Cairo El Gezirah
    1,628 reviews
    #3 of 138 hotels in Cairo
    2.1 km
     
    Cairo Marriott Hotel & Omar Khayyam Casino
    2,365 reviews
    #9 of 138 hotels in Cairo
    1.8 km
     
    Ramses Hilton
    2,554 reviews
    #15 of 138 hotels in Cairo
    1.0 km
     
    Kempinski Nile Hotel Cairo
    1,334 reviews
    #6 of 138 hotels in Cairo
    1.7 km
     
    Windsor Hotel Cairo
    598 reviews
    #23 of 138 hotels in Cairo
    0.5 km
     
    Four Seasons Hotel Cairo at Nile Plaza
    1,100 reviews
    #1 of 138 hotels in Cairo
    2.0 km
     
    City View Hotel
    332 reviews
    #25 of 138 hotels in Cairo
    0.8 km
     
    Berlin Hotel
    65 reviews
    #41 of 138 hotels in Cairo
    0.2 km
     
    Overview
    • Excellent55%
    • Very good27%
    • Average9%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible6%
    Travellers talk about
    “free wifi” (7 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
    Suites
    Multilingual Staff
    Dry Cleaning
    Self-Serve Laundry
    2.0 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
    Rooms
    3 Dec4 Dec
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 2 partner sites to see rooms from US$8.
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Cairo hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","VISA_SPONSORSHIP_WEB","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "4344f670df1c4a3e99f8bfb6ebc63af5", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":1065915,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":3,"month":12,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":4,"month":12,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":-1,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"4344f670df1c4a3e99f8bfb6ebc63af5","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":9,"lowestMetaPrice":8,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":9,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":true,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":9,"lowestMetaPrice":8,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":9,"hotelName":"The Australian Hostel","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjQzNDRmNjcwZGYxYzRhM2U5OWY4YmZiNmViYzYzYWY1IiwiQUlLIjoiMWQ0Yzk0ODY0Y2ZmNGVhMjhhZDRmMTEwZmEzZmYxMGIifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": false, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "03/12/2017", "checkOut": "04/12/2017", "lowestPrice": "US$8", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","moduleList":["handler"],"template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","moduleList":[],"template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a Review
    Reviews (99)
    There are newer reviews for The Australian Hostel
    See the most recent reviews
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language
    • More languages

    11 - 15 of 80 reviews

    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...More

    1  Thank 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...More

    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...More

    Thank jenth0mas
    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...More

    Thank jomaamarwaz
    Sofitel Cairo El Gezirah
    1,628 reviews
    #3 of 138 hotels in Cairo
    2.1 km
     
    Cairo Marriott Hotel & Omar Khayyam Casino
    2,365 reviews
    #9 of 138 hotels in Cairo
    1.8 km
     
    Ramses Hilton
    2,554 reviews
    #15 of 138 hotels in Cairo
    1.0 km
     
    Kempinski Nile Hotel Cairo
    1,334 reviews
    #6 of 138 hotels in Cairo
    1.7 km
     
    Windsor Hotel Cairo
    598 reviews
    #23 of 138 hotels in Cairo
    0.5 km
     
    Four Seasons Hotel Cairo at Nile Plaza
    1,100 reviews
    #1 of 138 hotels in Cairo
    2.0 km
     
    City View Hotel
    332 reviews
    #25 of 138 hotels in Cairo
    0.8 km
     
    Berlin Hotel
    65 reviews
    #41 of 138 hotels in Cairo
    0.2 km
     
    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Room Service
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Airport Transportation
    • Laundry Service
    • Room Service
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$10 - US$25 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available
    • Number of rooms
    • 15
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Hotels.com, Travelocity, Booking.com, Cancelon, Hotwire, Orbitz, TripOnline SA and Cheap Tickets so you can book your The Australian Hostel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • Egypt >
    • Cairo Governorate >
    • Cairo
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (23)
    Room & Suite (17)
    Hotel & Grounds (32)
    Bathroom (2)
    Nearby
    Sofitel Cairo El Gezirah
    1,628 reviews
    2.14 km away
     
    Kempinski Nile Hotel Cairo
    1,334 reviews
    1.70 km away
     
    Cairo Marriott Hotel & Omar Khayyam Casino
    2,365 reviews
    1.79 km away
     
    Ramses Hilton
    2,554 reviews
    .95 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    Koshary Abou Tarek
    790 reviews
    .38 km away
    El Abd Pastry
    64 reviews
    .26 km away
    Eish & Malh
    90 reviews
    .19 km away
    El Abd Bakery
    58 reviews
    .23 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Cleopatra Egypt Tours Day Tours
    133 reviews
    .09 km away
    Djed Egypt Travel - Day Tours
    71 reviews
    .46 km away
    Egypt Queen Day Tours
    165 reviews
    .26 km away
    Travel Joy Egypt Tours
    40 reviews
    .20 km away
    Questions & Answers
    Get quick answers from The Australian Hostel staff and past guests.
    Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
    Posting guidelines
    Submit
    Room Tips
    "Free wifi, Clean bathrooms"
    Read review
    "choose the rooms on the front to get a god view from the street"
    Read review
    "Rooms are very clean and quiet. You can easily feel the moments."
    Read review
    "Rooms without balconies are quieter at night."
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing