The Australian Hostel

Cairo, Egypt
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242 reviews
jue. 30.11
lun. 04.12

About The Australian Hostel

  • Hostel Room
    An affordable stay with shared facilities
  • Clean and Tidy
    This stay has listed several different cleanliness practices.
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi for free
Located in the heart of downtown Cairo, The Australian Hostel is a 10-minute walk from the Egyptian Museum and 15 minutes' walk from the bus station. It has a 24-hour front desk, communal rooms and free Wi-Fi. Rooms at The Australian Hostel have air conditioning, a tea/coffee maker and a private or shared bathroom. Some rooms have a balcony. Guests can enjoy an Egyptian or continental breakfast in the mornings. The Australian’s communal kitchen allows guests to cook their own meals. The oriental-style communal room equipped with comfortable couches and a coffee table is a nice place to meet other travelers or read a book. The Australian Hostel's staff can help arrange tours of Cairo city centre, local museums and the Pyramids. They also provide maps and sightseeing brochures. The Australian is a 15-minute walk from the Railway Station.

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jue. 30.11
lun. 04.12
Classic room
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Double room
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*Total includes estimated local taxes & fees payable on check out.

Prices are based on the total costs of the stay, including taxes and fees.

Amenities at The Australian Hostel

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Free toiletries
  • Internet
  • Laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Hairdryer
  • Express check-out

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • First-aid kit
  • Property is cleaned by professional cleaning companies
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • 24-hour security
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Safe
  • Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Shampoo
  • Adapter
  • Body soap
  • Air-conditioned
  • Trash cans
  • Conditioner

Services and conveniences

  • ATM on-site
  • Ticket service
  • Car rental
  • Wake-up service
  • Entertainment staff
  • Currency exchange on-site
  • Tour desk
  • Key access
  • Express check-out
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • 24hr front desk


  • Shared bathroom
  • Shared toilet
  • Shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Private bathroom


  • Electric kettle
  • Minibar
  • Shared kitchen
  • Breakfast included
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation


  • Quiet street view
  • Family rooms
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Lockers
  • City view
  • Privacy curtain
  • Storage available

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Library
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • TV

Accessibility and suitability

  • Non-smoking rooms available
  • Elevator
  • Multi-lingual staff
  • Designated smoking area


  • Laundry facilities
  • Ironing service
  • Laundry service
  • Tumble dryer


  • Reading light
  • Socket near the bed
  • Alarm clock
  • Clothes rack

Parking and transportation

  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)


  • Balcony


  • Fax/photocopying

Things to do

  • Board games/puzzles

Reviews of The Australian Hostel

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23 Abd El Khaleq Sarwat Downtown Cairo, Cairo 111

What's nearby

  • Egyptian Museum0.8 km
  • Tahrir Square0.9 km
  • Cairo Tower1.7 km
  • Cairo Opera House1.9 km
  • Khan el-Khalili2 km
  • Al-Rifa'i Mosque2.5 km
  • Mosque-Madrassa of Sultan Hassan2.5 km
  • Al-Azhar Park2.5 km
  • Mosque of Ibn Tulun2.5 km
  • Saladin Citadel of Cairo2.9 km
  • Monastery and Church of St. George5 km
  • Coptic Museum5.1 km



Check in anytime after 13:00, check out anytime before 11:00


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FAQs when booking at The Australian Hostel

  • Where is The Australian Hostel located?

    The Australian Hostel is located at 23 Abd El Khaleq Sarwat Downtown Cairo in Abdeen, 0.6 km from the center of Cairo. Egyptian Museum is the closest landmark to The Australian Hostel.

  • When is check-in time and check-out time at The Australian Hostel?

    Check-in time is 13:00 and check-out time is 11:00 at The Australian Hostel.

  • Does The Australian Hostel offer free Wi-Fi?

    Yes, The Australian Hostel offers free Wi-Fi.

  • How far is The Australian Hostel from the airport?

    The Australian Hostel is 18.5 km from Cairo. The Australian Hostel is 33.4 km from Giza Sphinx Intl.

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Distance to city center

0.6 km

Nearest Airport


Distance to airport

18.0 km