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40 out of 100

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The Square Boutique Hotel

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8.0

Good (193 ratings)

Cairo, Egypt - 

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420 m Egyptian Museum

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490 m Tahrir Square

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490 m American University of Cairo

Hotel Overview

The Square Boutique Hotel in Cairo is a well-regarded accommodation option among travelers, offering a blend of comfort, elegance, and convenience in Egypt's bustling capital. Based on user reviews, here's a concise overview of the hotel's strengths and weaknesses.

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Hotel highlights

  1. Prime Location: Located in the heart of Cairo, offering easy access to prime attractions and shopping areas.
  2. Exceptional Cleanliness: Guests frequently compliment the hotel for its high standard of cleanliness throughout the premises.
  3. Outstanding Staff Service: The hospitality and professionalism of the staff are consistently praised, making visitors feel welcome and well-cared-for.
  4. Comfortable Accommodations: Rooms are described as comfortable and well-equipped, ensuring a restful night's sleep for guests.
  5. Delicious Breakfast: The hotel's breakfast is highlighted for its variety and quality, providing a satisfying start to the day.
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Area for improvement

  1. Noise Levels: Some guests have reported issues with noise, particularly from the streets, which could affect light sleepers.
  2. Room Size: A number of reviews mention that certain rooms feel somewhat cramped, potentially impacting comfort for some guests.
  3. Wifi Connectivity: There have been complaints about inconsistent or weak wifi in parts of the hotel, affecting guests' online activities.
  4. Limited Amenities: Although the hotel offers essential amenities, some visitors have mentioned a desire for a broader selection or more luxurious options.
  5. Occasional Maintenance Issues: Infrequent but noted concerns about maintenance, such as plumbing or electrical issues, impacting the overall experience.

Amenities

Breakfast included

Free WiFi

Air conditioning

Air conditioning

Housekeeping

Room service

Room service

Laundry

Laundry

24/7 front desk

24/7 front desk

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

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RateScore

Total 193 Reviews

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RateScore is average rating from most popular providers

Blended Web Rating

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8.2

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7.8

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booking

85 Reviews

8.2 / 10

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expedia

108 Reviews

7.8 / 10

Hotel Quality

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The quality chart is based on how hotel ratings changed over time.

Oct, 2023Now

General Info

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Total number of rooms 6

WiFi Quality

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Upload, Mbps

Ping, ms

Idle

37

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7

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2

Wifi Speed Is Good For

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web browsing

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HD online movies

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group video calls

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online streaming

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4K online movies

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online gaming

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Location Area Map

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What's nearby

Egyptian Museum

420 m

Tahrir Square

490 m

American University of Cairo

490 m

Cairo Tower

1.5 km

Khan el-Khalili

2 km

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Getting around

Cairo Rames Station

9.5 km

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Airports Nearby

Cairo Intl. Airport (CAI)

17.5 km

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Restaurants

دجاج كنتاكى

280 m

كوستا كوفى

420 m

مطعم كشك عم شوقى

350 m

قهوة بين البنكين

350 m

بوسي

210 m

Street View

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Daytime safety

71 out of 100

Safe

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Nighttime safety

49 out of 100

Risky

Cairo safety index

Safety

Crime

40

Overall Safety Index

Unsafe

An average rating of the six safety categories

40 out of 100

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Women safety

Unsafe

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Likelihood of inappropriate behavior against women.

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30

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Physical safety

Safe

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Likelihood of injury due to harmful intent.

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70

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Property safety

Very Unsafe

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Likelihood of theft.

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19

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Political safety

Very Unsafe

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Potential for infringement of political rights or political unrest.

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9

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LGBTQ safety

Very Unsafe

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Likelihood of harm or discrimination against LGBTQ persons or groups and level of caution required at location.

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14

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Medical safety

Very Safe

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Likelihood of illness or disease, assessment of water and air quality, and access to reliable medical care.

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100

51

Overall Crime index

Moderate

An average rating of the crime categories

51 out of 100

Property crime severity

Moderate

51

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Mugging or robbery  51/100

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Car theft  53/100

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Car break-ins  59/100

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Home break-ins  40/100

Violent crime severity

Moderate

42

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Physical attacks  46/100

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Racism or religion motivated attacks  33/100

Other crime severity

Moderate

51

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Insult or harassment in public  52/100

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Corruption or bribery  80/100

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Drug problem  55/100

Prices Around Property

Average Daily Costs Per Person

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Bottle of water 1.5L

$0.1 - $0.3

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Coffee

$0.9 - $2.7

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Beer 0.5L

$0.9 - $1.7

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Meal, inexpensive restaurant

$3 - $10.4

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Public transport, one-way ticket

$0.2 - $0.4

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Taxi 1km (normal tariff)

$0.1 - $0.6

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Meal for 2 people, mid-range restaurant, three-course

$13.3 - $44.5

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Bottle of mid-range wine

$4.4 - $11.9

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McMeal at McDonalds

$4.4 - $7.1

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Coke/Pepsi 0.33L

$0.3 - $0.6

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Public transport, monthly pass

$8.9 - $17.8

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Gasoline (1 liter)

$0.3 - $0.4

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Mobile phone monthly plan

$3 - $14.8

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Fitness club, monthly fee

$8.9 - $44.5

Weather In Cairo

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Air Quality

Unhealthy

PM2.576

PM10179

84

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Poor air quality affects health. Recommended to limit outdoor activity.

Drinkable Water Quality

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Good

Water quality is satisfactory. Slight deviations may be noticed.

Traffic around property

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Heavy

Potential slowdowns and congestion, expect delays during peak travel times.

House Rules

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Check in after 14:00

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Check out until 11:30

Children welcome

No pets

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