The Emerald Hostel

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1 bedroom, in-room safe, free rollaway beds, free WiFi
1 bedroom, in-room safe, free rollaway beds, free WiFi
1 bedroom, in-room safe, free rollaway beds, free WiFi
1 bedroom, in-room safe, free rollaway beds, free WiFi

Overview of The Emerald Hostel

The Emerald Hostel

2.0 star property
Family-friendly Cairo hostel with restaurant, connected to the convention center

6.2/10 Good

16 verified Hotels.com guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Free breakfast
  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Airport transfer
  • Non-smoking
  • Air conditioning
The price is CA $24
Price available on 08/14/2022
Map
34 Abdel Khalik Sarwat St, downtown, Cairo, 22222
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Restaurant
  • 24-hour room service
  • Babysitting
  • Airport shuttle
  • Terrace
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
  • Air conditioning
  • Garden
  • Arcade/game room
  • Library
Feel at home
  • Children stay free
  • Babysitting (surcharge)
  • Rollaway/extra beds available (surcharge)
  • Private bathroom
  • Separate bedroom
  • Premium TV channels
Cleaning & safety
  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Personal protective equipment

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About this area

What's nearby

  • In Downtown Cairo
  • Tahrir Square - 7 min drive
  • Egyptian Museum - 10 min drive
  • City Stars - 28 min drive
  • The Grand Egyptian Museum - 43 min drive
  • Giza Pyramid Complex - 38 min drive
  • Great Sphinx of Giza - 38 min drive

Getting around

  • Cairo Intl. Airport (CAI) - 36 min drive
  • Giza (SPX-Sphinx Intl.) - 55 min drive
  • Cairo Rames Station - 20 min walk
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

About this property

The Emerald Hostel

The Emerald Hostel offers an airport shuttle (available 24 hours) for USD 9 per vehicle one way. Free perks include WiFi, self parking, and cooked-to-order breakfast daily between 7 AM and 10 AM. Other highlights include a terrace and a garden.

Languages

Arabic, English, French, Spanish

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of COVID-19 Guidelines (WHO), SGS (3rd party expert - Global), and Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest accommodations are accessible via mobile device
Social distancing measures in place
Contactless room service is available

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks available
Hand sanitizer provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 10 rooms

Arriving/Leaving

  • Check-in time from 2:00 PM - midnight
  • Check-out time is noon

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

Children

  • Up to 2 children stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding
  • Babysitting*

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Parking

  • Free onsite self parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site

Transfers

  • Airport shuttle on request (available 24 hours)*

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Free cooked-to-order breakfast each morning 7 AM–10 AM
  • Restaurant
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
  • Free daily reception
  • 24-hour room service

Traveling with children

  • Children stay free
  • Babysitting (surcharge)

Working away

  • Meeting room
  • Computer station

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff

Facilities

  • ATM/banking
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Library
  • Adjacent to a golf course
  • Arcade/game room

Accessibility

  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Raised toilet seat
  • Grab bar near toilet

Languages

  • Arabic
  • English
  • French
  • Spanish

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • Premium satellite channels

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning

Sleep well

  • Free rollaway/extra bed

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Hair dryer (on request)

Stay connected

  • Free WiFi
  • Free local calls

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Mobile key entry

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of USD 9 per vehicle (one way)

Children & extra beds

  • Babysitting is available for an extra charge
  • Cribs/infant beds are available for USD 15 per stay

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety 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.

Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; contactless room service is available; guests can access their rooms with a mobile device.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

Enhanced food service safety measures are in place.

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of:

  • COVID-19 Guidelines (WHO)
  • SGS (3rd party expert - Global)
  • Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)
  • Bureau Veritas (3rd party expert - Global)
  • WELL Health-Safety Rating (IWBI)
  • CovidClean (Safehotels - global expert)
  • COVID-19 Guidelines (CDC)

Policies

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit, and window guards on site.

This property accepts credit cards and cash.

Also known as

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

Frequently asked questions

Overall score and ratings

6.2

Good

5.9/10

Cleanliness

6.8/10

Staff & service

6.1/10

Property conditions & facilities

8.0/10

Eco-friendliness

8/10 Very good

Tamer, 1-night trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

8/10 Very good

Jamaica Hotel for you
There was very good reception and the sfaff are helpful to guests. They even accompany you when you need to be helped in that respect.
Ahenkora, 3-night business trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

8/10 Very good

down town Motel
A very quiet clean and comfortable room
Verified Hotels.com guest review

2/10 Poor

A real nightmare
A very bad experience, not recommended.
Verified Expedia guest review

4/10 Fair

not bad
Friendly staff but dirty facility.Poor breakfast. Area is busy and highly polluted
Verified Expedia guest review

4/10 Fair

Verified Hotels.com guest review

2/10 Poor

Nothing
Room was des casting bed was so dirty unhygienic smily doors and walls was dirty no car park no breakfast no rooms serives no working tv every thing was dirty I have taking picture of the room condition if interesting I can provide you with some
Verified Expedia guest review

8/10 Very good

كانت جيدة
Hazem, 2-night trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Good place to stay in the downtown of Cairo!
3-night trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

2/10 Poor

زفت جدا
فندق سئ جدا مبانى و نظافة سيئه و أثاث سئ جدا علاوة علي إضافة سعر أكثر من المتفق عليه
Ashraf, 4-night business trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review