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Best Cairo hostels

Most recommended Cairo hostels

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The Australian Hostel - Cairo - Balcony
The Australian Hostel
8.2 Very good
Free Wi-Fi
Emerald Hotel - Cairo - Bedroom
Emerald Hotel
7.4 Good
Free Wi-Fi
Isis Hostel 2
8 Very good
Free Wi-Fi
Museum House Hostel
8.3 Very good
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
Meramees Hostel
7.6 Good
Free Wi-Fi
Venice Hosokawaya
6.4 Okay
Al Azbakeya$15+
Free Wi-Fi
Guardian Guest House
8.7 Very good
Free Wi-Fi
Tahrir Square Hostel
9.1 Wonderful
Free Wi-Fi
City Hotel
6 Okay
Free Wi-Fi
Sun Hostel Cairo
6.7 Okay
Free Wi-Fi
African House Hostel
7.4 Good
Al Azbakeya$36+
Free Wi-Fi
Mandarin Hotel
Garden Siti$88+
Free Wi-Fi
Hostel Vienna
4.7 Mediocre
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
Hola Cairo Hostel
Rod El Farag$118+
Free Wi-Fi

Cairo hostels near the city center

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Cecilia Hostel - Cairo - Bedroom
Cecilia Hostel
8.3 Very good
Madina Hostel - Cairo
Madina Hostel
9.2 Wonderful

How much is a Cairo hostel?

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Cheapest month to stay with an average 84% drop in price.
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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 September 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 Thursday. The most expensive day for hostel bookings is Tuesday.
  • If you want to ensure you grab a bargain, try to book at least 19 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 $2, while the most expensive was $92.
  • Don’t know how much time you need to see all the sights? KAYAK users usually book their hostel in Cairo for 4 days.

FAQs when booking a hostel in Cairo

  • What are the best hostels near Downtown Cairo?

    Downtown Cairo is a popular area in Cairo and there are many hostels closeby. Check out Madina Hostel or Freedom Hostel for hostels recommended by KAYAK that are within walking distance of Downtown Cairo.

  • 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 $38 but KAYAK users have found hostels for as cheap as $6 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 $7 and the lowest priced 4-star hostel was $35. The cheapest hostel found on KAYAK for tonight is $6.

  • 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 $6. Users have also found 3 star hotels from $6 and 4-star plus hotels from $32.

  • 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 $38 compared to $128 for a night in a hotel.

Where to find the best hostels in Cairo?

Our map will help you find the perfect hostel in Cairo by showing you the exact location of each hostel.