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Best Cairo hostels

Most recommended Cairo hostels

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The Australian Hostel - Cairo - Balcony
The Australian Hostel
8.1 Very good
AbdeenC$ 50+
C$ 50+
Free Wi-Fi
Emerald Hotel - Cairo - Bedroom
Emerald Hotel
7.2 Good
AbdeenC$ 37+
C$ 37+
Free Wi-Fi
Freedom Hostel
8.9 Very good
AbdeenC$ 29+
C$ 29+
Free Wi-Fi
Isis Hostel 2
DowntownC$ 37+
C$ 37+
Free Wi-Fi
Meramees Hostel
7.8 Good
AbdeenC$ 31+
C$ 31+
Free Wi-Fi
Dahab Hostel
8.9 Very good
DowntownC$ 27+
C$ 27+
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
Venice Hosokawaya
6.1 Okay
Al AzbakeyaC$ 21+
C$ 21+
Free Wi-Fi
Guardian Guest House
8.8 Very good
C$ 82+
C$ 82+
Free Wi-Fi
African House Hostel
7.4 Good
Al AzbakeyaC$ 16+
C$ 16+
Free Wi-Fi
Hostel Vienna
4.7 Mediocre
DowntownC$ 18+
C$ 18+
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
Ramses II Hostel
AbdeenC$ 270+
C$ 270+
Free Wi-Fi
Wake Up! Cairo Hostel
8.5 Very good
DowntownC$ 22+
C$ 22+
Free Wi-Fi

Cairo hostels near the city centre

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Cecilia Hostel - Cairo - Balcony
Cecilia Hostel
8.3 Very good
AbdeenC$ 22+
C$ 22+
Madina Hostel - Cairo
Madina Hostel
9.2 Wonderful
DowntownC$ 88+
C$ 88+
Holy Sheet Hostel
8.8 Very good
AbdeenC$ 62+
C$ 62+

How much is a Cairo hostel?

Here are our most popular & best value hostels

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High season


Average price (weeknight)

C$ 29

Average price (weekend night)

C$ 45
Cheapest month to stay with an average 78% drop in price.
Most expensive month to stay with an average 449% rise in price.
Average Sun. - Thu. price over the last 2 weeks.
Average Fri. & Sat. price over the last 2 weeks.

When to book a hostel in Cairo

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Top tips for finding Cairo hostel deals

  • If you’re looking for a cheap hostel in Cairo, you should consider going during the low season. You’ll generally find lower-priced hostels in Cairo in February and January.
  • Hostel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll likely find the best hostel deals in Cairo if you stay on a Wednesday. The most expensive day for hostel bookings is Tuesday.
  • If you want to ensure you grab a bargain, try to book at least 20 days before your stay to get the best price for a Cairo hostel.
  • The cheapest 3-star hostel in Cairo found on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was C$ 31, while the most expensive was C$ 74.
  • Don’t know how much time you need to see all the sights? KAYAK users usually book their hostel in Cairo for 1 day.

FAQs when booking a hostel in Cairo

  • What are the best hostels near Khan el-Khalili?

    Khan el-Khalili is a popular area in Cairo and there are many hostels closeby. Check out Holy Sheet Hostel or Madina Hostel for hostels recommended by KAYAK that are within walking distance of Khan el-Khalili.

  • How much does a hostel cost in Cairo?

    Hostel prices in Cairo can vary depending on a number of factors. The average price for a hostel in Cairo is C$ 37 but KAYAK users have found hostels for as cheap as C$ 4 in the last 3 days.

  • How much is a hostel in Cairo for tonight?

    The best price a KAYAK user has found for a 3-star hostel in Cairo in the last 3 hours was C$ 4 and the lowest priced 4-star hostel was C$ 32. The cheapest hostel found on KAYAK for tonight is C$ 4.

  • How much is a hostel in Cairo for this weekend?

    In the last 72 hours, KAYAK users have booked Cairo hostel for this weekend for as low as C$ 9. Users have also found 3 star hotels from C$ 9 and 4-star plus hotels from C$ 27.

  • Is it cheaper to stay in a hostel than in a hotel in Cairo?

    The average price for a night in a hostel in Cairo is C$ 37 compared to C$ 143 for a night in a hotel.

Where to find the best hostels in Cairo?

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