City View Hotel - Cairo

1 El Bostan Street, Al-Tahrir Sq, Downtown, Cairo., Cairo, Egypt, 11513  show map
 3 stars
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City View Hotel - Cairo

Wi-Fi
Parking

Paid parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

A la carte restaurant

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Coffee shop

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Laundry

Self-service laundry

TV

Flat-screen TV

Overview

The 3-star City View Hotel offers a tranquil accommodation in 20 rooms. An example of Egyptian architecture, this hotel was opened in 1980 and was fully restored in 2007.

The center of Cairo can be reached in 30 minutes' walk from the hotel. Such tourist places as a mosque, a tower and a museum are fairly close by.

City View Hotel offers a wonderful view to its guests.

City View Hotel enjoys a great location within a 25-minute drive to Cairo International airport.

Rooms

The hotel's modern rooms are appointed with a mini bar, a laptop-size safe, multi-channel television, a balcony and a trouser press. Some rooms overlook the park. They also include bathrooms with a bathtub, a shower and a hairdryer.

Eat & Drink

Guests can dine at KFC and Sbarro 5 minutes walking distance from the hotel.

Services

A business centre, computer rental and a copier along with a baggage storage, a safe deposit box and an elevator are available for guests.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Paid Public parking is possible at a location nearby.

Year renovated:   2007.  Number of rooms:   20.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • VIP check-in/ -out
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • Pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • 24-hour security
  • Luggage storage
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Coffee shop
  • Multilingual staff

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • 24-hour room service
  • Car rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Limousine service
  • Grocery shopping service
  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • In-room breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Computer rental
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Children's menu

Leisure facilities

  • Entertainment
  • Television in lobby

Room facilities

  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • In-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Separate living room
  • Separate dining area
  • Separate bedroom
  • Separate sitting area
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Separate tub and shower
  • Hair dryer

Self-catering

  • Kitchen

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Free local telephone calls
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 3 pm FREE
Check-out until 12 pm FREE

Children and extra beds

All children
0 - 6 years
Existing bedding FREE
There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

1 El Bostan Street, Al-Tahrir Sq, Downtown, Cairo., Cairo, Egypt, 11513

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City Center
  • Cairo
    1.6 mi
Airports
Underground stations
  • Sadat
    700 ft
  • Naguib
    3000 ft
Restaurants
  • Aabesque (cuisine: Egyptian)
    600 ft
  • The Tahrir Table (cuisine: Swedish)
    600 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2007
  • Number of rooms:
    20

Hotel Awards

EgyptianHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedCairoCity View Hotel

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best 3 Star Hotels in Egypt

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Rooms and availability

City View Hotel photos Room
Spacious Single Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 1 Double bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Bathtub
    • Balcony
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Slippers
  • Ironing facilities
  • Carpeted floor
  • Fax machine
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Guest toilet
  • Bedding:Extra long beds
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

Featuring a balcony, this spacious, air-conditioned room includes a private bathroom.

City View Hotel photos Exterior Hotel information
Spacious Triple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Bathtub
    • Balcony
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Slippers
  • Ironing facilities
  • Fax machine
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Guest toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

Featuring a balcony, this spacious, air-conditioned room includes a private bathroom.

City View Hotel photos Room
Spacious Quadruple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Bathtub
    • Balcony
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Slippers
  • Ironing facilities
  • Carpeted floor
  • Fax machine
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Guest toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

Featuring a balcony, this spacious, air-conditioned room includes a private bathroom.

City View Hotel Location

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What's nearby

Places of interest

  • Ministry of Foreign Affairs400 ft
  • Arab League HQ700 ft
  • House of Representatives, Cairo2000 ft
  • Muhammad Ali Moschee (Alabastermoschee)4300 ft
  • Citadelle de Salahdin4600 ft

Convention centers

  • Centre Français de Culture et de Coopération (CFCC) - Mounira4300 ft

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Tahrir Square400 ft
  • Qasr el-Nil Bridge2000 ft
  • Cairo Tower3300 ft

Stadiums

  • Al-Ahly Sports Club4000 ft

Museums

  • Ägyptisches Museum700 ft
  • The Egyptian Museum1000 ft
  • Museum of Egyptian Modern Arts4000 ft

Parks

  • The Andalus Park2300 ft

Theaters

  • Opera house Cairo3300 ft

Underground stations

  • Sadat400 ft
  • Nasser2700 ft
  • Naguib2700 ft
  • Gezira(Opera)3300 ft
  • Saad Zaghloul3700 ft
  • Orabi4300 ft

Public parking

  • AUC Tahrir Square1700 ft

Local attractions

  • Gabalaya Park and Aquarium1.1 mi
    Between Om Kalthoum Street and Hassan Sabri Street Zamalek
  • Islamic Cairo1.4 mi
    Midan Silah ad-Din
  • Gayer-Anderson Museum (Bayt al-Kiritliya)1.5 mi
    4 Maydan Ibn Tulun Old Cairo
  • Manial Palace Museum1.2 mi
    1 Saray Street Manyal
  • Mosque of Ibn Tulun1.5 mi
    Al-Basatin, off Al-Saliba Street

Near the hotel

  • Egyptian Antiquities Museum700 ft
    Midan El Tahrir Geographical Society Building
  • The Grand Egyptian Museum700 ft
    El Remayah Sq, Cairo-Alex. Road Pyramids
  • Zamalek (Gezira Island)2600 ft
  • Cairo Opera House4400 ft
    Gezira Island, Cairo
  • Liberation Square (Midan El-Tahreer)500 ft
    In Front of the Egyptian Museum
  • Museum of Islamic Arts700 ft
    Shar'a Bur Bab El Khalk Square
  • Cairo Tower3500 ft
    El-Gezira

Restaurants nearby

  • Aabesque600 ft

    Address: 6, Kasr el Nil Street
    Phone: 02 25747898

    75% likes this, based on 28 reviews
    Cuisine: Egyptian

  • Sbarro600 ft

    Address: 34 Tahrir Square
    Phone: 0222871973

    70% likes this, based on 24 reviews
    Price Range: USD 7 - USD 12

  • Estoril1400 ft

    Address: 12 Talaat Harb Street
    Phone: +20 2 574 3102

    60% likes this, based on 62 reviews
    Cuisine: Egyptian

  • The Tahrir Table600 ft

    Address: 11 Tahrir square

    90% likes this, based on 11 reviews
    Cuisine: Swedish

  • KFC600 ft

    Address: 9 El Tahrir Sq. Beside Wadi El Meligy Cafe

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2007
  • Number of rooms:
    20

Hotel Awards

EgyptianHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedCairoCity View Hotel

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best 3 Star Hotels in Egypt

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City View Hotel Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at City View Hotel

Average guest rating

8.0out of 10
Fabulous
Based on 90 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Group of friends
    8.2

    The location cannot be beat, right there in downtown Cairo, nice view of the museum from your room.

    I just think they need to mop the rooms better, there is alot of dust blowing in from the city. The floors get dirty and a nice mopping may do the trick. Also, we had to constantly ask for bathroom toilet paper and soap. Even after the maid had cleaned the room, we still needed to ask the front desk for these items. The front desk were very helpful and courteous. Very nice people.

  • Family with children
    9.6

    The staff are extremely friendly and go out of their way to make your stay a good one. We enjoyed our stay and would return again.

  • Family with children
    7.4

    City View is located right at Tahrir (Revolution) Square, and there were demonstrations going on while we were there with our teenage children. Although it was a little unnerving not knowing how far the protests would go, the staff at the hotel did everything they could to make us feel safe and at home. The only real complaint we had was that, due to the protests, the noise (honking, chanting, shouting, honking!!) kept us up for much of the 2 nights we stayed here. On the other hand, our boys got to experience some history and met some great people at the hotel who shared their stories of the revolution with us. Unforgettable.

    Just the noise that was resultant from the protests.

  • Group of friends
    8.8

    This hotel is located close to Midan Tahrir, the national museum and the metro. It's easy to access the different part of the city from this location, also by foot. The staff is very friendly and helpful and breakfast was good. It also feels very safe, since the access is by elevator that the staff manages 24/7. Note, however, that the main road is just outside the window, so it's not a quiet stay. With earplugs at night for easy sleepers it would be no problem. I will definitely recommend City View, it's a good value for the price.

  • Older travelers
    8.8

    Hotel staff were very helpful and honest. They went out of their way to help us with our lost luggage and even made a box breakfast for us the morning we left because we were leaving before breakfast started.Location was fantastic, looked out our window directly onto the museum.

  • Couple
    9.6

    Location - right on Tahrir Square. With a great balcony overlooking the Egyptian Museum, but also the Square is even more intesting now given that it was the location of the recent revolution. Value - cheap given the hotel's location.

    The noise. Even with a curfew in place (midnight to 0600) there was little soundproofing against the construction work going on outside. Bring earplugs - but don't let that put you off - it's still a great bargain given the quality of the room and the location.

  • Single
    6.6

    Good hotel for tourism, i.e., a place to sleep in center of town, good breakfast, good internet, excellent location for sight seeing. Traffic noise not more than you would expect from a hotel located right in the middle of city center. Good staff.

  • Group of friends
    9.2

    The staff were very helpful, including giving us a map of the area and the different things to see around Cairo. The hotel was in the middle of Cairo, so everything was within walking distance!

    The hotel was situated in down town Cairo, which was a little scary at night because it was only myself (female) and another girl. However the hotels in Upper Cairo, along the nile were really expensive. The budget prices made it worth it in the end.

  • Couple
    8.2

    Very nice hotel, clean, good location, good security. Reception staff and restaurant staff are very helpful. They provide many kind of sightseeing trip to you. If I go to Cairo one more time, City-View will be my first choice.

    Food of restaurant is not good.

  • Group of friends
    7.0

    The location is great.It near the Egypt museum and Tahrir sq .The staff was very friendly.We booked a two days tour for 120e which is a very good price.If u want to book a tour ask Alfie to be your tour guide.He is a very good guide.

    The breakfast was poor and bad quality.The have to be more carefully about the cleanness of the dishes,glasses,spoons and other staff in the breakfast room.The heat at our room didn;t worked.So we asked for extra blankets.The hotel it s in the 5th floor of a very old and dirty building.

  • Couple
    7.4

    Very friendly, helpful and reliable staff. At Tahrir Square itself and overlooks the museum, thus is in a central location

    Noise from traffic, wjhich can be quite disturbing at night. However, unless it is a 5 star hotel, this would have to be expected from this type of accommodation in Cairo

  • Group of friends
    7.8

    The staff were very helpful and friendly. The hotel was very close to the Egyptian Museum and the River Nile which was useful. It's right in the heart of the city, so you get a real feel for Cairo.

  • Older travelers
    7.8

    The location of the hotel is ideal. The view from the rooms is very entertaining and the centre of Cairo is within easy walking distance.

    The breakfast supplied was very limited, and any food requests not on the standard menu were charged extra. ie: a glass of hot water.

  • Family with children
    7.4

    Excelent location, reception staff was very friendly and helpful.

    The breakfast could be a little better, with more variety of fruits. The bathroom was very small. The room was too noisy.

  • Single
    9.0

    The room was neat, modern, comfortable, safe.

    I came from the us via Tunis, to visit an Egyptian friend in Cairo. At the time of booking the hotel online, I observed no notice of the fact that Egyptian nationals are not allowed in the rooms of foreigners. I found this highly inconvenient and upsetting, and this threw a last minute inconvenience in my trip.

How to reach hotel

hotel City View Hotel - Cairo Cairo location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

1 El Bostan Street, Al-Tahrir Sq, Downtown, Cairo., Cairo, Egypt, 11513

Get directions
City Center
  • Cairo
    1.6 mi
Airports
Underground stations
  • Sadat
    700 ft
  • Naguib
    3000 ft
Restaurants
  • Aabesque (cuisine: Egyptian)
    600 ft
  • The Tahrir Table (cuisine: Swedish)
    600 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2007
  • Number of rooms:
    20

Hotel Awards

EgyptianHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedCairoCity View Hotel

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best 3 Star Hotels in Egypt

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