The Karvin Hotel - Cairo

11 Mohamed Ebeid Street, Heliopolis, Cairo, Egypt  show map
 2 stars
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The Karvin Hotel - Cairo

Paid Wi-Fi

USD 1 per hour

Parking

On-site parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Cafe

Snack bar

Coffee shop

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Swimming pool

Indoor swimming pool

Spa and relaxation

Reflex massage

Overview

The Karvin Hotel is located in a tourist area of Cairo in close proximity to Cairo Intl Conference Centre, El Hussien Mosque and Coptic Museum. The value-for-money hotel in Cairo attracts guests with its Egyptian architecture.

The hotel’s convenient location offers quick access to a mosque, a church and a museum. The city center lies within 9 km from the venue.

There are a bazaar and boutiques located nearby.

Guests can reach The Karvin Hotel by car from Cairo International airport in 10 minutes.

Rooms

The property comprises 60 comfortable rooms equipped with IDD phone, a dressing area, an in-room safe, heating and satellite television. They also feature en suite bathrooms fitted with free toiletries, a hairdryer and a bathtub.

Eat & Drink

At the lounge restaurant guests can enjoy Chinese cuisine. Hot and cold drinks are offered in the snack bar. The property is located near a railway station, just about 350 meters from Studio Masr and Studio Misr serving a wide selection of dishes.

Services

Guests can rent cars at the hotel.

Relax

On-site leisure facilities include a swimming pool and a roof garden.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel at USD 1 per hour.

Guest Parking

Free private parking is possible on site.

Number of rooms:   60.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Paid Wi-Fi
  • On-site parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • 24-hour security
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Coffee shop
  • Multilingual staff

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • 24-hour room service
  • Car rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • In-room breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Cafe
  • Snack bar
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Reflex massage

Room facilities

  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • VIP room facilities
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • Fireplace in room
  • Kettle
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Kitchenette

Media

  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 6 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

11 Mohamed Ebeid Street, Heliopolis, Cairo, Egypt

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City Center
  • Cairo
    5.6 mi
Airports
Underground stations
  • Hadayeq El-Zaitoun
    2.1 mi
  • Saray El-Qobba
    2.2 mi
Restaurants
  • Studio Misr
    1200 ft
  • Studio Masr (cuisine: Eclectic)
    1200 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    60

Rooms and availability

The Karvin Hotel photos Room
Standard Single Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 2 Single beds or 1 Double bed, 2 Single beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Balcony
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Work desk
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Electric kettle
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

Standard|Single Standard Room

Standard Triple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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Room Description:

Standard|Triple Standard Room

Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 1 Single bed

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Room Description:

Suite|Suite

The Karvin Hotel photos Room
One-Bedroom Junior Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 1 Single bed, 1 Super King-size bed, 1 Single bed and 1 Sofa bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Balcony
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Guest toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Electric kettle
  • Kitchenette
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

Junior Suite|Junior Suite 1 Bedroom

The Karvin Hotel Location

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What's nearby

Places of interest

  • Arab Administrative Development Organization1.2 mi
  • World Health Organization1.7 mi
  • Arab Academy for Science, Technology & Maritime Transport2.1 mi
  • Al Azhar Conference Center2.3 mi
  • Al Azhar University2.4 mi

Convention centers

  • Cairo Intl Conference Centre2.3 mi

Shopping areas

  • City Stars1.1 mi
  • Sun City Mall3.0 mi

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Baron's Palace2700 ft

Stadiums

  • Cairo International Stadium2.2 mi

Parks

  • Meriland Park1.2 mi
  • International Park2.7 mi

Underground stations

  • Hadayeq El-Zaitoun2.1 mi
  • Saray El-Qobba2.1 mi
  • Helmiet El-Zaitoun2.2 mi
  • Hammamat El-Qobba2.4 mi
  • Kobri El-Qobba2.6 mi
  • El-Matareyya2.7 mi
  • Manshiet El-Sadr3.0 mi

Local attractions

  • Egyptian Textile Museum2.1 mi
    121 El Muez St., Cairo
  • Sindbad3.1 mi
    Terminal of el-Nozha Metro, Cairo
  • Abdeen Palace Museum3.7 mi
    Moustafa Abdel Raziq Street, Cairo
  • The Zoo2.6 mi
    CairoEgypt
  • Agricultural Museum3.4 mi
    Wezaret El Zeraa St., Cairo

Restaurants nearby

  • Studio Misr1200 ft

    Address: 58 El Thawra St. Beside Palestine Hospital

    69% likes this, based on 13 reviews

  • Costa Coffee2000 ft

    Address: 16 El Merghany St. In Front Of Heliopolis Club

    78% likes this, based on 11 reviews

  • Cafe Madrid2200 ft

    Address: 128, Omar Ebn El Khattab St.
    Phone: 0020106332677

    74% likes this, based on 14 reviews

  • Studio Masr1200 ft

    Address: 58 El Thawra Street
    Phone: 02-22300110

    80% likes this, based on 6 reviews
    Cuisine: Eclectic

  • Fish Market2100 ft

    Address: 48 El Thawra St
    Phone: 02 24190612

    75% likes this, based on 5 reviews

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    60
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The Karvin Hotel Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at The Karvin Hotel

Average guest rating

6.0out of 10
Good
Based on 35 reviews

Rating by category:

Value
6.0
Dining
9.0
Rooms
7.5
Service
7.5

Guest reviews

  • Family with children
    10.0

    What impressed us the most was the staff. We absolutely fell in love with all of them. They were so kind to us and so helpful in planning day trips for us. They were there for us in our every need and concern. We also enjoyed the roof garden restaurant and shisha bar very much.

  • Group of friends
    5.4

    Location is very far to dowen towen and city is too trafic

    Old furniture and small bed room & old bath room

  • Single
    7.0

    Quiet and small hotel, 3-star, fairly close to the airport (about 15 mins) which was important to me. Wifi was cheap (20 Egyptian pounds or $3 for a 6-hour connect-time voucher, which lasted my entire stay). Room was only $75.

    The hotel was fine for its 3 star rating. But I found that for only $30 more I could have stayed in a 5 star at the airport. That's what I'm doing on my return trip.

  • Family with children
    6.6

    The hotel is close to the airport, and the staff is very helpful

    The hotel facilities just don't compare to international standards at this price point; although I felt safe and comfortable, it was a very simple hotel that I would expect to charge half as much.

  • Single
    5.0

    Staff were helpful when I had to alter my check-out date, fnice people.Restaurants good, room cleaning good.

    Simple issues with the room includes, some lightbulbs broken, leaking shower unit, water heater sellotaped up, tv not tuned properly..... but this is a hotel in egypt and having lived there this is pretty standard procedure stuff! didn't really bother me but might be a problem for others.

  • Older travelers
    5.0

    being small the reception worked well

    was next to a building site which started at 06.45 with loud machinery. Was expensive for what it was.

  • Single
    9.2

    Great room, Great staff had a pleasant stay.

    Location is not that good I think. Taxi drivers find it hard to find the hotel.

  • Single
    8.2

    Room are clean and internet access too good with logic price level

  • Family with children
    8.8

    The Restaurants & foods great.

    The Internet (Broadband ) was not as assured.

  • Single
    4.2

    Good location for the city.

    Staff at the hotel were very slow. Did not speak English very good. Although breakfast included, it was very little. Altogether, I would not stay at the Karvin hotel again

  • Single
    7.4

    pleasant atmosphere, great Indian food

  • Group of friends
    5.0

    The staff were good and helpful also the garden resturant was very good and the Shisha was also good and clean.

    They told me the booking was not confirmed and waited for the manager to solve the issue due to there was no rooms.

  • Single
    7.0

    The hospitality of the staff,the selections of resturants at such a small hotel, with only 60 plus rooms, last week was the 8th time I have stayed at this hotel since June 2010.

    The fact that as such a small hotel ,the resturants at this hotel are very good. there is an Indian resturant, with true northern Indian food, also a Chinese resturant, with true chinese food, an Arabic resturant on the roof, with shisha smokers, and all the types of Arab foods, and an International resturant, all these resturants are very reasonably priced,$10 for a grilled steak, and the Indian resturant $20 per person,for a good meal, of Samosas, Tandoori Marsala Chicken, mixed rice with vegertables, beer & tea,likewise in the Chinese resturant, all good value for money, lets only hope that prices do not rise too much in the future, over the last 4 months the room rates have risen over 30 %, not fully due to the Dollers decline

  • Single
    5.4

    location

    On the web site it described the Karvin hotel as being a newly refurbished boutique hotel. It had been refurbished 6 years ago. I was offered a driver for the day for 350 Egyptian pounds. II felt this was over priced. I also had to pay for my internet access.

  • Single
    6.2

    Karvin have good choice of breakfast. Main reason to stay there is have Indian Restaurent and breakfast.

    Rooms are not clear as before. Lot of mosquitos in the room.

How to reach hotel

hotel The Karvin Hotel - Cairo Cairo location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

11 Mohamed Ebeid Street, Heliopolis, Cairo, Egypt

Get directions
City Center
  • Cairo
    5.6 mi
Airports
Underground stations
  • Hadayeq El-Zaitoun
    2.1 mi
  • Saray El-Qobba
    2.2 mi
Restaurants
  • Studio Misr
    1200 ft
  • Studio Masr (cuisine: Eclectic)
    1200 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    60