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Windsor Hotel Cairo

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Ratings and reviews
#24 of 142 Hotels in Cairo
Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good36%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Room Service
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Pool
Fitness centre
3 Star Hotel
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Location and contact
19 Alfi Bey Street, Cairo 11511, Egypt
18.1 km to Cairo Intl Airport
27 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
1.3 km from Egyptian Antiquities Museum
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This hotel is a wild one, oozes of atmosphere, a total throw back to 1910-40s Colonial Cairo. Place is a former British officers club and it looks like little has changed for decades. Old books, pictures, gramophones etc, tell tales of Cairo in the first...More

2  Thank Pernille W
Reviewed 1 week ago

First and importantly, this hotel is a time capsule - the oldest elevator in Egypt and essentially a spotless example of a hotel from the 1950's. There are creature comforts that are missing as the other reviews point out; however, the history and the incredible...More

1  Thank Zencapitalist
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Windsor Hotel was the perfect place for us to stay during our visit to Cairo. The "old-world" elegance, history, perfect location and amazing staff all contributed to our terrific experience. At every turn the staff helped us - arranging transportation, finding guides, restaurant suggestions...More

2  Thank Mary J
Response from wafs, Owner at Windsor Hotel CairoResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for staying with us. It was our pleasure to serve you.

Reviewed 31 May 2018

We stayed at the Hotel Windsor for three nights in May 2018. We wished to avoid the hotel chains and put some money back into the local economy and stay at an interesting establishment. After reading all the glowing reviews on the Windsor we picked...More

1  Thank foz405
Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

My Wife and I had an excellent time in Cairo. This was largely due to the Windsor Hotel and it’s staff. We were picked up and dropped off at the airport by Phillip, a courteous and skill full driver. We were greeted warmly at the...More

4  Thank alexanderokenyo
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About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Free Parking
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$34 - US$43 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#8 Best Value Hotel in Cairo
#14 Romantic Hotel in Cairo
#18 Business Hotel in Cairo
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Details
Price range
US$34 - US$43 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#8 Best Value Hotel in Cairo
#14 Romantic Hotel in Cairo
#18 Business Hotel in Cairo
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
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Nicola R
9 February 2018|
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Response from John L | Reviewed this property |
They have a reliable driver. However without confirmation I am uncertain.
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Frank8789
28 October 2017|
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Response from rosemarygosling | Reviewed this property |
The breakfast is fun and there is a great person serving it. It is not cordon blu standard but the coffee is good. This is not a hotel for those looking for five star comfort but it is a wonderful experience
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FGiggity
21 April 2017|
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Response from Ptgdad | Reviewed this property |
Get a balcony room ....what is called a suite as well
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