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Cairo, Egypt
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Star Plaza Hotel
Star Plaza Hotel
8,8 Excellent
22 Michel Bakhoum Street, From Mosadak Street, Dokki, Cairo, Egypt
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3,1 km from city centre, Cairo, Egypt 
ExcellentBased on 1 review
8,8

Situated less than a 10-minute stroll from Dokki Metro Station, Star Plaza Guesthouse and Apartments provides guests with a convenient base while in Cairo. Guests can also enjoy free internet throughout the property.

Dahab Hostel
Dahab Hostel
8,5 Excellent
26 Mahmoud Bassiouny, Cairo, Egypt
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0,2 km from city centre, Cairo, Egypt 
ExcellentBased on 11 reviews
8,5

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.

Hostel Luna
Hostel Luna
27 Talat Harb Street, Cairo, Egypt
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0,5 km from city centre, Cairo, Egypt 

Situated in the heart of the city, Hostel Luna offers easy access to Cairo's main retail and sightseeing areas. Those staying at the property can also make use of complimentary wireless internet.

Midtown Hostel
Midtown Hostel
8,4 Excellent
8Gawad Housny st, Abdeen, Cairo, Egypt, Cairo, Egypt
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0,6 km from city centre, Cairo, Egypt 
ExcellentBased on 477 reviews
8,4

This Cairo hostel is located within a 10-minute walk of Ataba Metro Station. It is conveniently situated in the city centre.

Isis Hostel 2
Isis Hostel 2
8,4 Excellent
10 Mohamed Helmy Ibrahim St., Cairo, Egypt
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0,3 km from city centre, Cairo, Egypt 
ExcellentBased on 30 reviews
8,4

Located in Cairo's city centre, this hostel provides comfortable rooms with free Wi-Fi. It is situated a brief stroll from the Egyptian Museum, Tahrir Square and Islamic Cairo.

My Hotel Hostel
My Hotel Hostel
7,9 Good
13 Merit Basha St,4th Floor, Cairo, Egypt
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0,3 km from city centre, Cairo, Egypt 
GoodBased on 134 reviews
7,9

My Hotel Hostel is situated in the heart of Cairo, a brief walk from Sadat Metro Station. It offers complimentary Wi-Fi, a 24-hour reception and luggage storage.

Cairo International Hostel
Cairo International Hostel
34 Talaat Harb Street, Cairo, Egypt
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0,6 km from city centre, Cairo, Egypt 

Cairo International Hostel is situated in Cairo and features free Wi-Fi. This hostel is set in the heart of the city.

Meramees Hostel
Meramees Hostel
8,5 Excellent
32 Sabri Abou Alam, Talaat Harb Square, Cairo, Egypt
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0,4 km from city centre, Cairo, Egypt 
ExcellentBased on 264 reviews
8,5

Centrally located, Meramees Hostel offers easy access to Cairo's main shopping and sightseeing areas. It provides 5-star accommodation with air-conditioned rooms.

Museum House Hostel
Museum House Hostel
9,0 Excellent
2 Champollion Road, Cairo, Egypt
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0,2 km from city centre, Cairo, Egypt 
ExcellentBased on 167 reviews
9,0

Museum House Hostel is located amongst Cairo's popular restaurants and eateries, just a brief stroll from Sadat Metro Station. It is conveniently situated in the city centre.

Cairo Moon Hotel - Hostel
Cairo Moon Hotel - Hostel
7,2 Good
28 Adly Street, Cairo, Egypt
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0,7 km from city centre, Cairo, Egypt 
GoodBased on 50 reviews
7,2

Situated in the heart of the city, Cairo Moon Hostel provides easy access to Cairo's main sightseeing and retail areas. Those staying at the property can also enjoy complimentary wireless internet.

Tips for booking a hostel in Cairo

Cheapest month:March
Most expensive month:April
Average price in Cairo:R332/night
Absolute cheapest price found:R48/night
Cheapest day:Sunday
Most expensive day:Saturday
R235 - R498
Average price per night. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.
R196 - R486
Average price per night. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.

Top rated Cairo hostels

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Star Plaza Hotel
Star Plaza Hotel
8,8 Excellent
22 Michel Bakhoum Street, From Mosadak Street, Dokki, Cairo, Egypt
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3,1 km from city centre, Cairo, Egypt 

Situated less than a 10-minute stroll from Dokki Metro Station, Star Plaza Guesthouse and Apartments provides guests with a convenient base while in Cairo. Guests can also enjoy free internet throughout the property.

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Wake Up Cairo Hostel
Wake Up Cairo Hostel
8,9 Excellent
33 A,Ramsis St. Marouf Tower.Downtown, Cairo, Egypt
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0,4 km from city centre, Cairo, Egypt 

Conveniently located in the heart of the city, this 4-star hostel makes for an ideal base in Cairo. It also offers an express check-in and check-out feature, free Wi-Fi and a swimming pool.

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Cecilia Hostel
Cecilia Hostel
8,5 Excellent
47 El-Falaky Street, Cairo, Egypt
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0,4 km from city centre, Cairo, Egypt 

Situated less than a 10-minute stroll from Saad Zaghloul Metro Station, Cecilia Hostel offers guests an ideal base while in Cairo. A short stroll from House of Representatives, it provides comfortable rooms equipped with free wireless internet access.

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Wake Up Cairo Hostel
Wake Up Cairo Hostel
8,9 Excellent
33 A,Ramsis St. Marouf Tower.Downtown, Cairo, Egypt
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0,4 km from city centre, Cairo, Egypt 

Conveniently located in the heart of the city, this 4-star hostel makes for an ideal base in Cairo. It also offers an express check-in and check-out feature, free Wi-Fi and a swimming pool.

R129
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Meramees Hostel
Meramees Hostel
8,5 Excellent
32 Sabri Abou Alam, Talaat Harb Square, Cairo, Egypt
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0,4 km from city centre, Cairo, Egypt 

Centrally located, Meramees Hostel offers easy access to Cairo's main shopping and sightseeing areas. It provides 5-star accommodation with air-conditioned rooms.

R145
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Cecilia Hostel
Cecilia Hostel
8,5 Excellent
47 El-Falaky Street, Cairo, Egypt
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0,4 km from city centre, Cairo, Egypt 

Situated less than a 10-minute stroll from Saad Zaghloul Metro Station, Cecilia Hostel offers guests an ideal base while in Cairo. A short stroll from House of Representatives, it provides comfortable rooms equipped with free wireless internet access.

R145
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My Hotel Hostel
My Hotel Hostel
7,9 Good
13 Merit Basha St,4th Floor, Cairo, Egypt
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0,3 km from city centre, Cairo, Egypt 

My Hotel Hostel is situated in the heart of Cairo, a brief walk from Sadat Metro Station. It offers complimentary Wi-Fi, a 24-hour reception and luggage storage.

R161
Avg. per night
Sun Hostel Cairo
Sun Hostel Cairo
7,6 Good
El Tahrir Square, 2 Talaat Harb St, Downtown, Cairo, Egypt
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0,2 km from city centre, Cairo, Egypt 

Centrally located, Sun Hostel Cairo offers easy access to Cairo's main shopping and sightseeing areas. It is within a two-minute walk from Tahrir Square.

R177
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Dahab Hostel
Dahab Hostel
8,5 Excellent
26 Mahmoud Bassiouny, Cairo, Egypt
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0,2 km from city centre, 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.

R225
Avg. per night
Star Plaza Hotel
Star Plaza Hotel
8,8 Excellent
22 Michel Bakhoum Street, From Mosadak Street, Dokki, Cairo, Egypt
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3,1 km from city centre, Cairo, Egypt 

Situated less than a 10-minute stroll from Dokki Metro Station, Star Plaza Guesthouse and Apartments provides guests with a convenient base while in Cairo. Guests can also enjoy free internet throughout the property.

R241
Avg. per night
Midtown Hostel
Midtown Hostel
8,4 Excellent
8Gawad Housny st, Abdeen, Cairo, Egypt, Cairo, Egypt
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0,6 km from city centre, Cairo, Egypt 

This Cairo hostel is located within a 10-minute walk of Ataba Metro Station. It is conveniently situated in the city centre.

R241
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Cairo hostel FAQs

  • What is the cost of a hostel in Cairo?

    Cairo hostels are R333/night, on average. However, you may find that prices fluctuate depending on the time of year. In August is often the cheapest month to book, and in September is the most expensive month to book a hostel in Cairo. Our users recently found hostels for R57/night - which is currently the lowest price. Keep in mind that we would consider anything in Cairo for R249/night or less a good deal.

  • What’s the best hostel in Cairo?

    Wake Up Cairo Hostel is the best Cairo hostel according to HotelsCombined users. Wake Up Cairo Hostel has a rating of 8,9/10 from 572 reviews.

  • What hostel is closest to Cairo Airport?

    Alexander Hotel is 17,7 km away from Cairo Airport, making it the closest Cairo hostel to the city’s most popular airport.

  • Should I stay in a Cairo hostel?

    Staying in a Cairo hostel has many benefits, including cost savings, proximity to the centre of the city, a social and laid-back atmosphere, and similar amenities to hotels (such as Wi-Fi, continental breakfast, or 24/7 check-in). Hostels in Cairo tend to attract younger, solo travellers, but they can be great for couples and families as well.