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Hostels in Cairo, Egypt

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Popular hostels in Cairo

Discover well-known properties in Cairo that are favoured by visitors more than others. There are 4,312 hotels in Cairo and price data was last updated on 29 May 2024. The average price for a hotel in Cairo is $18/night.
These hostels are among the most popular places to stay for users visiting Cairo. If you're not finding the hostel you're looking for and have flexibility with dates, try adjusting the search form at the top of the page for more options.
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2 Al Qadi Al Fadel, Cairo, Egypt
Conveniently located, Holy sheet Hostel Cairo allows for easy access to Cairo's best sightseeing areas. It also offers free Wi-Fi, a concierge and a 24-hour reception.
Free Wi-Fi
8.8
Excellent
1442 reviews
Location
0.3 km from city centre
Cairo, Egypt
Spacious Room in Fifth Settlement is situated in Cairo and provides guests with free Wi-Fi. It also provides a designated smoking area, a laundry service and laundry facilities.
Air conditioning
9.3
Excellent
105 reviews
Location
22.8 km from city centre
3 Ibrahim El-Qabbani St. Talaat Harb Sq., Cairo, Egypt
Situated in the heart of the city, Kings Palace Hotel Cairo provides easy access to Cairo's main shopping and sightseeing areas. It also offers complimentary wireless internet.
Free Wi-Fi
Airport shuttle
Air conditioning
4.8
Okay
1 reviews
Location
0.3 km from city centre
26 Mahmoud Bassiouny, Cairo, Egypt
Dahab Hostel is set centrally in Cairo and is within a 10-minute stroll of Sadat Metro Station, Tahrir Square and the Egyptian Museum. Those staying at the property can also take advantage of complimentary wireless internet during their stay.
Free Wi-Fi
8.7
Excellent
92 reviews
Location
0.2 km from city centre
21 Gamal Abd El Nasir Street From Abou Al Hool Al Seiahi Street, Giza, Cairo, Egypt
Horus Guest House Pyramids View is located in Cairo and is close to the area's popular attractions. Popular features at this 2-star property include a rooftop terrace and complimentary wireless internet.
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
8.1
Excellent
1649 reviews
Location
12.2 km from city centre
34 Talaat Harb, Cairo, Egypt
Cheers Hostel Cairo provides a comfortable base while in Cairo and is close to everything the area has to offer. This hostel is set in the heart of the city.
Free Wi-Fi
8.5
Excellent
385 reviews
Location
0.6 km from city centre
13 Meret Basha, Cairo, Egypt
Heritage Cairo is a comfortable base when in Cairo and is close to everything the area has to offer. It is conveniently situated in the city centre.
Free Wi-Fi
8.9
Excellent
1093 reviews
Location
0.2 km from city centre
32 Sabri Abou Alam, Talaat Harb Square, Cairo, Egypt
Centrally located, Meramees Hostel offers easy access to Cairo's main shopping and sightseeing areas. Guests can also make the most of free internet access throughout the property.
Free Wi-Fi
7.7
Good
63 reviews
Location
0.4 km from city centre
34 Abdel Khalik Sarwat St, Downtown, Cairo, Egypt
Conveniently situated, Jamaica Hostel allows for easy access to Cairo's popular sightseeing areas. It provides complimentary Wi-Fi, a 24-hour reception and meeting rooms.
Free Wi-Fi
7.2
Good
22 reviews
Location
0.7 km from city centre
6 Bank Misr Street,Off Sherif St.Front of the Central Bank of Egypt., Cairo, Egypt
Situated in the heart of the city, Freedom Hostel provides easy access to Cairo's main shopping and sightseeing areas. It also offers complimentary wireless internet.
Free Wi-Fi
8.9
Excellent
670 reviews
Location
0.6 km from city centre

Tips for booking hostels in Cairo

Gain useful insights and advice for booking the perfect stay in Cairo. Price data is based on averages over the past 12 months and was last updated on 29 May 2024.
Cheapest month:March
Most expensive month:October
Average price in Cairo:$18/night
Cheapest price found:$3/night
Cheapest day:Wednesday
Most expensive day:Thursday
$3 - $45
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.
$3 - $55
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.

Top-rated Cairo hostels

Browse through properties in Cairo that have received the highest ratings from guests. There are currently 4,312 properties in Cairo and data was last updated on 29 May 2024.
These Cairo properties are among the highest rated by our users. Make sure to read hostel descriptions and reviews to find the right property right for you.
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47 El-Falaky Street, Cairo, Egypt
0.4 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
$12
Avg. per night
11, Ramsis Str, - Abdel Monem Riyad Sqr., Cairo, Egypt
0.3 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
$23
Avg. per night
33 Ramsis Street, Cairo, Egypt
0.5 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
$10
Avg. per night

Cheapest hostels in Cairo, Egypt

Discover affordable stays in Cairo that provide a quality experience without breaking the bank. Hotels in Cairo can be found for as low as $10 per night. There is currently one property in Cairo that can be booked for this price. The Australian Hostel is one of the hotels that can be booked for the lowest price in Cairo. Price data was last updated on 29 May 2024
These are the lowest prices we've found on hostels in Cairo at the moment. Consider alternative dates if you're able to compare prices.
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23 Abd El Khaleq Sarwat Downtown Cairo, Cairo, Egypt
0.6 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
$10
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20 Adly Street, Cairo, Egypt
0.8 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
$14
Avg. per night
8 Ali Al Kasar Street, Cairo, Egypt
1.3 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
$15
Avg. per night

Hostel prices in Cairo

Get a sense of the average price and most popular properties to stay in Cairo to help you budget for your trip accordingly. Hotels that are booked the most in each class receive the “Most popular” badge. Hotels with the “Best value” badge are the most popular hotels in Cairo at attractive prices. Price data was last updated on 29 May 2024.
Some of the best options for booking a hostel in Cairo categorized by hostel class. Change the dates at the top of the page to see more options in Cairo.
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2 stars and under
26 Mahmoud Bassiouny, Cairo, Egypt
21 Gamal Abd El Nasir Street From Abou Al Hool Al Seiahi Street, Giza, Cairo, Egypt
47 El-Falaky Street, Cairo, Egypt
3 stars
3 stars
33 Ramsis Street, Cairo, Egypt

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Other accommodations in Cairo

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Omar Ibn El Khattab Street, Nasr City, Cairo, Egypt
11.2 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
$128
Avg. per night
Po Box 138 Orman, El Missaha Square Dokki, Giza Cairo, Egypt, Cairo, Egypt
2.6 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
$101
Avg. per night
Eastern Ring Road, Cairo, Egypt
17.5 km from city centre
Pool
Free Wi-Fi
$199
Avg. per night

Where to stay in Cairo

Explore different neighbourhoods and areas within Cairo to find the perfect location for your stay. Map data was last updated on 29 May 2024.
Utilize the map to find properties close to the Cairo area(s) or attractions you plan on visiting. Users can click on a hostel's name to find more information about it, such as price, reviews, and amenities, and also find different deals for the property.

Facts about staying in Cairo

Find useful tips and insights about staying in Cairo to help you make the most of your experience. FAQs were last updated on 29 May 2024.
  • What is the cost of a hostel in Cairo?

    $18 per night is how much hostels in Cairo cost, on average. $3 per night was the lowest price recently found by HotelsCombined users - but anything for $13 per night or less is a good deal. Cairo hostel prices fluctuate throughout the year, with October being the most expensive month to book, and in March being the cheapest.

  • What’s the best hostel in Cairo?

    Guardian Guest House is the best Cairo hostel according to HotelsCombined users. Guardian Guest House has a rating of 8.8/10 from 985 reviews.

  • What hostel is closest to Cairo Airport?

    The closest Cairo hostel to Cairo Airport is African House Hostel, which is 17.5 km away.

  • What is the most popular hostel in Cairo closest to Cairo Tower?

    Egyptian Night Hostel is the most popular hostel in Cairo that’s close to Cairo Tower (the city’s most popular landmark). There are 1.0 km from Egyptian Night Hostel to Cairo Tower. While there may be other hostels near Cairo Tower, Egyptian Night Hostel is highly rated (6.5/10) by 912 users.

  • Should I stay in a Cairo hostel?

    Staying at a hostel is beneficial if you’re looking to travel to Cairo on a budget. Spending less on accommodations means you can spend more on activities, food, and souvenirs. You may find that some hostels in Cairo offer amenities similar to those that hotels provide, such as continental breakfasts, 24/7 check-in, an on-site bar, and free Wi-Fi - so there’s often no need to forego any travel comforts.

  • Does Cairo have hostels with “Pool” listed as an amenity?

    Yes, there is a hostel in Cairo with “Pool” as a listed amenity. According to our data, 1 hostel have the “Pool” amenity in the Cairo area. Cecilia Hostel is a popular hostel among HotelsCombined users who are looking for this particular feature.

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