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Popular amenities for Cairo vacation rentals

Stay near Cairo's top sights

Khan Al-Khalili95 locals recommend
The Egyptian Museum130 locals recommend
Giza Zoo18 locals recommend
Cairo Marriott Hotel & Omar Khayyam Casino6 locals recommend
Al-Azhar Park85 locals recommend
Genena Mall6 locals recommend

Quick stats about vacation rentals in Cairo

  • Total rentals

    2.3K properties

  • Total number of reviews

    30K reviews

  • Family-friendly rentals

    810 properties are a good fit for families

  • Pet-friendly rentals

    560 properties allow pets

  • Rentals with a pool

    100 properties have a pool

  • Rentals with dedicated workspaces

    1.1K properties have a dedicated workspace

Frequently Asked Questions

  • How is the weather in Cairo?

    Cairo has a desert climate with hot summers from May to October, reaching up to 95°F (35°C), and mild winters from November to April, with temperatures ranging from 55°F to 70°F (13°C to 21°C). Rainfall is minimal throughout the year.

  • What are some of the best things to do in Cairo?

    Visiting historical sites like the Coptic Cairo, Islamic Cairo, and the Citadel of Saladin is often suggested. You could also take a felucca ride on the Nile, explore the bustling Khan el-Khalili bazaar, or sample traditional Egyptian cuisine at local restaurants.

  • What is the best time of year to visit Cairo?

    Between October and April, Cairo has pleasant weather, making it a preferred time for tourists. In terms of events, the Cairo International Film Festival in November, the Cairo Jazz Festival in March, and the city's vibrant Ramadan celebrations are often recommended.

  • What are the best places to stay in Cairo?

    Zamalek, an island on the Nile, has a number of hotels with river views. Downtown Cairo is a bustling area with historical charm, while Maadi promises a more suburban feel. Giza, known for its proximity to the iconic pyramids, is another popular choice.

  • What are the best places to visit in Cairo?

    The Pyramids of Giza, the Sphinx, and the Egyptian Museum are frequently suggested. Additionally, exploring the Khan El Khalili Bazaar, the Coptic and Islamic Cairo neighborhoods, and the beautiful Nile Corniche is often recommended.

  • What are some hiking trails in Cairo?

    While Cairo itself doesn't have traditional hiking trails, the nearby Mokattam Mountain offers various paths for hiking and rock climbing. The Wadi Degla Protectorate, about 12 miles (20 km) from Cairo, features trails through its stunning desert landscape.

  • What are some family activities to do in Cairo?

    Families can explore history at the Egyptian Museum and the Giza Plateau. Children usually enjoy a traditional felucca boat ride on the Nile River. The Pharaonic Village, a living history museum, and the Giza Zoo are also popular among families.

  • What are some of the best day trip ideas in Cairo?

    Consider exploring the Giza pyramids, Sphinx, and the Solar Boat Museum. For a unique experience, take a day trip to Fayoum, an oasis town rich in historical and natural wonders, about 90 miles (145 km) from Cairo. Alternatively, explore Saqqara, home to the Step Pyramid, approximately 19 miles (31 km) away.

  • Are there vacation rentals with a dedicated workspace in Cairo?

    Yes! Work meets play with ease at over 1,140 vacation rentals in Cairo featuring dedicated workspaces. Stay connected and productive in your home away from home.

  • Are there pet-friendly vacation rentals in Cairo?

    Four-legged friends are welcome in Cairo. Choose from more than 560 vacation rentals for guests traveling with pets.

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