Cecilia - Hostel

Self Rated: 2.0 out of 5
47 El-Falaky street, Downtown, Cairo, 11331, Egypt
4.0 out of 5 rating 105 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.0
Property Details

Property Location

With a stay at Cecilia - Hostel, you'll be centrally located in Cairo, just a 5-minute walk from American University of Cairo and 11 minutes by foot from Egyptian Museum. This hostel is 0.3 mi (0.5 km) from Tahrir Square and 12.2 mi (19.6 km) from Great Sphinx of Giza.

Rooms

Make yourself at home in one of the 18 individually decorated guestrooms, featuring microwaves and LCD televisions. Rooms have private balconies. Prepare your meals in the shared/communal kitchen. Wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary, while tablet computers and satellite programming provide entertainment. Private bathrooms with showers feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers.

Amenities

Take in the views from a rooftop terrace and make use of amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access and concierge services. Additional amenities at this hostel include a picnic area and barbecue grills.

Dining

Satisfy your appetite at the hostel's coffee shop/café, or stay in and take advantage of the 24-hour room service. A complimentary continental breakfast is served daily from 7 AM to 10 AM.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include complimentary wired Internet access, complimentary newspapers in the lobby, and dry cleaning/laundry services. A roundtrip airport shuttle is complimentary (available 24 hours).

Attractions

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

American University of Cairo - 0.4 km / 0.2 mi
Tahrir Square - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Abdin Palace - 0.9 km / 0.5 mi
Egyptian Museum - 0.9 km / 0.6 mi
Qasr El Nil Bridge - 1.1 km / 0.7 mi
Cairo Opera House - 1.6 km / 1 mi
Museum of Islamic Art - 1.6 km / 1 mi
Cairo Tower - 1.7 km / 1.1 mi
El Rifai Mosque - 2.4 km / 1.5 mi
Sultan Hussan Mosque - 2.5 km / 1.5 mi
Ibn Tulun Mosque - 2.6 km / 1.6 mi
Gayer-Anderson Museum - 2.6 km / 1.6 mi
Sports Center Gezirah Sporting Club - 2.7 km / 1.6 mi
Al-Azhar University - 2.8 km / 1.8 mi
Khan el-Khalili - 3.1 km / 1.9 mi

The nearest airports are:
Cairo Intl. Airport (CAI) - 19.4 km / 12 mi
Giza (SPX-Sphinx Intl.) - 43.2 km / 26.8 mi

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

Check-in time starts at 6am. Check-out time is 5pm.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy Government-issued photo identification and a cash deposit may be 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 This property only accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash for all bookings and onsite payments Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit, and window guards This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast and through room service Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings The property affirms that it adheres to the Intertek Cristal (3rd party expert - Global) sanitization guidelines and the Safe Travels (WTTC - Global) sanitization guidelines
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. 24-hour 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. Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:


  • Airport shuttle transfer per adult: EGP 100 (one-way)

  • Airport shuttle transfer per child: EGP 0 (one-way), (up to 12 years old)
  • Towels/sheets: EGP 0 per person, per stay

  • Service fee: EGP 100 per person, per week

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.

  • In-room microwave fee: EGP 1 per day

  • Television fee: EGP 0 per stay

  • Rollaway bed fee: EGP 5 per night
  • Laundry fee: EGP 5 per day

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

Features
  • -Accessible bathroom
  • -In-room accessibility
  • -Multilingual staff
  • -Designated smoking areas
  • -Library
  • -Free newspapers in lobby
  • -Free wired Internet
  • -Roll-in shower
  • -Free breakfast
  • -Coffee shop or café
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Concierge services
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Free airport transportation
  • -Children's pool
  • -Barbecue grill(s)
  • -Picnic area
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -Free self parking
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Rooftop terrace
  • -Parking (limited spaces)
  • -Free valet parking
  • -Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • -Elevator
  • -Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • -Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • -Wheelchair-accessible fitness center
  • -Wheelchair-accessible meeting spaces/business center
  • -Wheelchair-accessible van parking
  • -Wheelchair-accessible public washroom
  • -Wheelchair-accessible on-site restaurant
  • -Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • -Assistive listening devices in meeting rooms
  • -Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • -Sign language-capable staff
  • -Wheelchairs available on site
  • -Valet for wheelchair-equipped vehicle
  • -Well-lit path to entrance
  • -Uncovered parking
  • -Secured parking
  • -Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • -Wheelchair accessible parking
  • -Assistive listening devices available