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Windsor Hotel Cairo

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We only stayed two nights as we had a short trip but wished we could have stayed forever! The staff were the friendliest we'd ever encountered, taking every effort to ensure we were comfortable and enjoying ourselves. Clean rooms, excellent A/C, fantastic meals, and an incredible atmosphere in the barrel bar and rooftop garden. The hotel really lent to our...

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wafs, Owner at Windsor Hotel Cairo, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your kind report. It was our pleasure to have you with us and to welcome you at our hotel. We look forward to see you soon again. We hope you have enjoyed the rest of your vacation. Hotel Manager Wafik

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Loving our stay here. Historical hotel with fading royal and colonial times interior. Very decent and trusted stuffs. Great view from the balcony. Anyone likes the vintage essence they ll like it here💙

1Thank Kaenat A
Westport, Connecticut
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent 3 nights and will eagerly return to this classic hotel frozen in time. But be prepared: Time and limited budgets have taken their toll on this classic hotel that would serve as a setting for a black and white Hercule Poirot film. The posters in the halls hark back to glory days long past, before the wooden balconies...

1Thank Landmarkfinder A
Burke, Virginia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Your first impressions of the Windsor may be somewhat off-putting: the manual switchboard, the ancient elevator, etc., but then those things become part of the charm of this gem in the middle of old Cairo. The best thing, however, is the staff. They are all friendly and helpful. Associated with the hotel is one of the best tour operators in...

3Thank James G
Reviewed 19 April 2017

An old-fashioned hotel in the downtown area. The room is spacious, comfortable and clean. The staff are friendly and helpful. It is a wonderful place to stay in downtown except it is a bit noisy especially during early morning. During our stay in the hotel, Samir Fayek provides lots of help with driving us to Giza and Saqqara, giving valuable...

1Thank Yu J
Reviewed 9 April 2017

The Windsor Hotel gets top marks because it's a hidden jem with a great historical past, and super friendly and helpful staff. It is not a 5 star type of hotel and anyone who is looking for a flashy new hotel will be disappointed. But we thought it was great. The Windsor has been around for over 150 years and...

2Thank InkOttawa
Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 27 March 2017

Honest, trustworthy and dependable are the 3 adjectives that come to mind looking back on my tour experience with Samir Fayek. He was not the cheapest tour operator, but I found his prices to be reasonable and a bargain for the services he and his guides provided. I did the usual Nile river cruise like many tourists. His guides arrived...

3Thank bv0gt
Hamburg, Germany
Reviewed 22 March 2017

The hotel is centrally located and easy to reach with the metro (Ataba station). It stands out due to its gallant appearance and charming atmosphere. The well known bar on the first floor is a great place to hang out and to get in contact with other guests as well as locals. The staff is extremely helpful. Highly recommended!

1Thank zsoul
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

The Windsor hotel is an excellent hotel with lots of character and incredibly helpful staff. The location is excellent for travelling around cairo with a metro stop near by. Just a warning if you've never been to Cairo the traffic is incredibly congested so you may want to have ear plugs just in case. The highlight of my trip was...

1Thank Joel D
San Rafael, California
Reviewed 15 March 2017

What a find! Where else will your room have a telephone from 1920 and the reception have an actual switchboard? Where else will you have an elevator operator? Only here at the Windsor! Built in 1893, this must have been some place back in the day. But although now it's a bit faded and certainly not for everyone, it's a...

3Thank Craig T

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  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Windsor Hotel Cairo

Address: 19 Alfi Bey Street, Cairo 11511, Egypt
Region: Egypt > Cairo Governorate > Cairo
Price Range: RM145 - RM214 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Windsor Hotel Cairo 3*
Number of rooms: 55
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Also Known As:
Cairo Windsor Hotel
Hotel Style:
#5 Best Value Hotel in Cairo
#14 Romantic Hotel in Cairo
#18 Business Hotel in Cairo
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“higher is quieter”
LB5432, 14 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Cairo is noisy at night ask for a room away from main road or at the top of the building, it helps a little”
ChrisT606, 12 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Every room is different: It may be possible to preview a couple rooms before deciding.”
300cm, 10 Jan 2017 | Read review
“this hotel should be ur choice if you are interested in the true Egyptian life,not expensive & very near of all what u like to see in Cairo”
khawlahammar, 12 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Ask for room with toilet and shower.. just to be save”
thomasgY6711FR, 8 Dec 2016 | Read review
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