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Cairo Marriott

  • 16 Shar'a Saray al-Gezira Map It
  • Zamalek
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  • The gardens of the hotel make a peaceful retreat from the city
  • The restaurant is surprisingly well-priced, with good quality food


  • It's massive, so not for those who want more personal service
  • Wi-Fi can be slow

Published 02/23/2016

Fodor's Review

The centerpiece of this large hotel is a breathtaking palace built by Khedive Isma'il to give French Empress Eugénie a suitable place to stay on her visit for the opening of the Suez Canal in 1869. Unfortunately, you can't stay in the palace itself, because the Marriott's bright but comparatively indistinctive rooms are in two adjoining modern blocks. Rooms are rich but conservative, with dark woods complemented by deep blues and golds, and the same style carries on through the public areas.

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16 Shar'a Saray al-Gezira, Cairo, Cairo, 11211, Egypt

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Hotel Details:

  • Credit cards accepted
  • 976 rooms, 111 suites
  • Rate includes: No meals

Published 02/23/2016

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