The Australian Hostel

Self Rated: 2.0 out of 5
23 Abd El khaleq Sarwat Downtown Cairo, Cairo, Egypt
4.0 out of 5 rating 111 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.0

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Property Details

Property Location

Located in Cairo (Downtown Cairo), The Australian Hostel is within a 15-minute walk of Egyptian Museum and Tahrir Square. This hostel is 2.6 mi (4.2 km) from Cairo Tower and 8.7 mi (13.9 km) from City Stars.

Rooms

Make yourself at home in one of the 15 air-conditioned guestrooms. Prepare your meals in the shared/communal kitchen. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected.

Amenities

Make use of convenient amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access, tour/ticket assistance, and a reception hall. Getting to nearby attractions is a breeze with the area shuttle (surcharge).

Dining

A complimentary continental breakfast is served daily from 8 AM to 11 AM.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include express check-in, express check-out, and a 24-hour front desk. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available on request).

Attractions

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Qasr an-Nil - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Tahrir Square - 1.2 km / 0.7 mi
Egyptian Museum - 1.2 km / 0.7 mi
Abdin Palace - 1.2 km / 0.8 mi
American University of Cairo - 1.2 km / 0.8 mi
League of Arab States - 1.4 km / 0.9 mi
Museum of Islamic Art - 1.6 km / 1 mi
Qasr El Nil Bridge - 1.8 km / 1.1 mi
Coptic Museum - 1.8 km / 1.1 mi
Al-Azhar University - 2.2 km / 1.3 mi
Cairo Tower - 2.3 km / 1.4 mi
Cairo Opera House - 2.3 km / 1.4 mi
Khan el-Khalili - 2.4 km / 1.5 mi
Midan Hussein Mosque - 2.5 km / 1.5 mi
El Rifai Mosque - 3.1 km / 1.9 mi

The nearest airports are:
Cairo (CAI-Cairo Intl.) - 18.4 km / 11.4 mi
Giza (SPX-Sphinx Intl.) - 47.7 km / 29.6 mi

The preferred airport for The Australian Hostel is Cairo (CAI-Cairo Intl.).

Check-in time starts at 2pm. Check-out time is 11am.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.


  • No onsite parking is available.
  • This property only accepts cash for all bookings.

Airport shuttle service is available on request. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.


  • This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • A resort fee is included in the total price displayed.

The charges below are included in your overall room price:

  • Resort fee

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.


The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 11 per vehicle (one way)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Features
  • -In-room accessibility
  • -Free WiFi
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Elevator/lift
  • -Free breakfast
  • -Coffee/tea in common areas
  • -Multilingual staff
  • -Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • -Designated smoking areas
  • -Library
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Area shuttle (surcharge)
  • -Reception hall
  • -Total number of rooms - 15
  • -Express check-in
  • -Express check-out
  • -Luggage storage