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Hotel Description

Family-friendly hostel with free WiFi, connected to a shopping center in Cairo

City center stay

Your stay at this Downtown Cairo hostel places you within 2 miles (3 km) of Egyptian Museum and Tahrir Square. Also, Talaat Harb Street is within half a mile (1 km) and Abdin Palace is within 2 miles (3 km).

Family-friendly fun

This hostel doesn't skimp on freebies - guests receive free cooked-to-order breakfast, free WiFi, and free self parking. Families will appreciate the arcade/game room, onsite laundry facilities, and supervised childcare. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the laundry service and airport shuttle.

Free WiFi, satellite TV

In addition to free WiFi, the 10 guestrooms offer 24-hour room service and satellite TV. Other amenities include free local calls and safes.

Standard Double Room

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 3 Max
$24* Per night/room Nov 29 - Nov 30

Standard Single Room

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

Triple Room

Bed Count 3 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Quadruple Room

Bed Count 4 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 5 Max

Property Features

There's a restaurant on site. Free breakfast is served daily, and guests can also enjoy a free nightly manager's reception. A computer station is on site and WiFi is free in public spaces. An airport shuttle (available 24 hours) is available for a fee. A library, a terrace, and tour/ticket assistance are also featured at the family-friendly The Emerald Hostel. Free self parking is available. This Cairo hostel is smoke free.

  • 10 guestrooms or units
  • Cooked-to-order breakfast (free)
  • Dining venue
  • Manager's reception (free)
  • Childcare (surcharge)
  • 1 conference room
  • Coffee in lobby
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Game room or arcade
  • Library
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Computer for guest use
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • ATM
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Arcade/game room

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Train station: Cairo Rames Station (5.6 km / 3.5 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Airport shuttle
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

The Emerald Hostel offers 10 air-conditioned accommodations with safes. Televisions come with premium satellite channels. Bathrooms include bathtubs or showers. This Cairo hostel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include phones along with free local calls (restrictions may apply). Housekeeping is offered daily and hair dryers can be requested.

  • Separate bedroom
  • In-room dining (24 hours)
  • Satellite channels
  • Premium channels
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Rollaway beds (free)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Local calls (free)
  • Hair dryer available
  • Safe
  • Telephone
  • Air conditioning
  • Ensuite bathroom

Food & Drink

Guests are served free cooked-to-order breakfast daily from 7 AM to 10 AM. The hostel hosts a free manager's reception daily.

The Emerald Hostel has a restaurant on site.

24-hour room service is available.

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM
  • Check-in time ends at midnight

Special check-in instructions:

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 2 children stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Free rollaway/extra beds!
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for USD 15 per stay.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or 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 accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, and cash

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

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, and cash. For guests' safety, the property includes a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit, and window guards in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning 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. Social distancing measures are in place. This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of: COVID-19 Guidelines (CDC); COVID-19 Guidelines (WHO); Ecolab (3rd party expert - Global); GBAC STAR Facility Accreditation (global expert); Intertek Cristal (3rd party expert - Global); CovidClean (Safehotels - global expert); Safe Travels (WTTC - Global).

  • Property follows sanitization practices of COVID-19 Guidelines (CDC)
  • Property follows sanitization practices of GBAC STAR Facility Accreditation (global expert)
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property follows sanitization practices of Bureau Veritas (3rd party expert - Global)
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property follows sanitization practices of Ecolab (3rd party expert - Global)
  • Property follows sanitization practices of SGS (3rd party expert - Global)
  • Security system
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Property follows sanitization practices of Intertek Cristal (3rd party expert - Global)
  • Property follows sanitization practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)
  • Staffed front desk
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Number of children who can stay free - 2

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 9 per vehicle (one way)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: USD 15 per stay

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Jamaica Cairo
  • Jamaica Hostel
  • Jamaica Hostel Cairo
  • Jamaica Hostel
  • The Emerald Hostel Cairo
  • The Emerald Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
  • The Emerald Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Cairo
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Frequently Asked Questions

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.