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Cairo Marriott Hotel & Omar Khayyam Casino
5 out of 5
16 Saray El Gezira, Zamalek, Downtown, Cairo
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $93 per night from Oct 27 to Oct 28
4.2/5Very Good! (871 reviews)

"As usual great stay, wonderful helpful staff, start from Osama in reception then housekeeping Waleed, then if course the health club manager Hossam , they all very nice and helpful people, Thank you all that made my trip to Egypt such beautiful stay."…"

Reviewed on Oct. 8, 2020

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Frequently asked questions

What can a history buff expect from a stay in Zamalek?
People visiting Zamalek may want to seek out one of the historical tours to learn more. While you’re here, check out the museums and cafés.
What's the best place to stay in Zamalek that's close to historical sites?
Based on our travel expertise, Cairo Marriott Hotel & Omar Khayyam Casino is a top 5-star historic hotel bookable on Expedia and it offers a full-service spa. Saladin Citadel is a short distance away.
How many historically relevant hotels are located in Zamalek?
In Zamalek, you’ll find 18 hotels and other accommodations bookable on Expedia though you won’t find many designated historic hotels.
What are the must-see historical places and other sights in Zamalek?
A couple of favorite places to visit are Aquarium Grotto Garden and Sports Center Gezirah Sporting Club. Additionally, in the area you’ll find Egyptian Museum and Great Sphinx of Giza.
What is a historic hotel like in Zamalek?
Historic hotels give guests the chance to stay in a building recognized with an official historic designation. Historic hotels throughout the world can be castles, palaces or even pubs or old police stations — any place of special interest. These types of hotels in Zamalek usually retain original qualities such as period features or traditional architecture in their public spaces or guestrooms.
What is the difference between a historic hotel and a heritage hotel?
They are quite similar. “Historic hotel” is a term often used in the U.S., whereas “heritage hotel” is common in Asia and Europe. Historic hotels tend to put more importance on the architecture and building. Heritage hotels draw their meaning mainly from the cultural value and how it influenced the community.
Do historic hotels in Zamalek have modern facilities?
Yes, efforts are made to preserve historic facades and treasured traditions, but interiors include modern conveniences and safety features. Tourists who book a stay can expect the usual amenities you’d find in a hotel such as WiFi, heating and air conditioning, and updated bathroom facilities. Booking a historic hotel in Zamalek doesn’t mean you’re picking a place that’s uncomfortable for guests or rundown.

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