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Ramses Hilton – 5* B&B / Half Board

Destination: Cairo, Egypt

Sitting on the bank of the Nile in the bustling heart of downtown Cairo, the Ramses Hilton hotel lets you make the most of your time in Egypt’s capital. Situated just across the street from the world-famous Egyptian Museum, this Cairo hotel offers professional service, comfortable accommodation and excellent amenities.

  • Introduction
  • At A Glance
  • Amenities & Services
  • Hotel Policies
  • Rooms & Suites
  • Dining
  • Things To Do
  • Photo Gallery

Enjoy a convenient location in the heart of downtown Cairo at the Ramses Hilton hotel. This Cairo hotel is on the banks of the River Nile, offering a relaxing retreat in the center of Egypt’s capital. Our hotel opened in 1981 and takes its name from the 19th Dynasty Pharaoh of the New Kingdom, King Ramses II. The main lobby is designed after the Pharaonic Temples, boasting columns of rose granite taken from Aswan in Upper Egypt. A statue of King Ramses II by the main entrance is dramatically lit.

Visit to the business center or use the high-speed internet access to get some work done from your guest room. Contemporary rooms at our Cairo hotel offer a large work desk, an easy chair and views of the city skyline or the Nile. Upgrade to an Executive Room or suite for extra space and access to the Executive Lounge with complimentary breakfast, refreshments and WiFi.

Host a Cairo meeting or event in one of seven flexible function rooms. From small gatherings to celebrations for up to 800 guests, the Ramses Hilton hotel serves as the ideal venue.

Work out in the fitness center or swim in the outdoor pool. Relax with a cocktail while admiring views of the river. Head to the Maharaja Restaurant for traditional Indian cuisine, or enjoy panoramic views from the 36th floor at the Windows on the World restaurant. Have a drink in the English-style Sherlock Holmes Pub or an Egyptian shisha water pipe at the Garden Court Café.

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Our hotel has received the 2012 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence Award. This honor is awarded to establishments that achieve outstanding traveler reviews on TripAdvisor, the world’s largest travel site. Our staff takes great pride in consistently offering an exceptional experience to our guests.

Sitting on the bank of the Nile in the bustling heart of downtown Cairo, the Ramses Hilton hotel lets you make the most of your time in Egypt’s capital. Situated just across the street from the world-famous Egyptian Museum, this Cairo hotel offers professional service, comfortable accommodation and excellent amenities.

Stay connected with high-speed internet access or get some work done in the business center. Enjoy views over the Cairo skyline or across the Nile from a comfortable guest room at the Ramses Hilton hotel. Check-in to an Executive Room or suite and benefit from exclusive access to the Executive Lounge, offering complimentary continental breakfast and refreshments and exclusive complimentary quick access to your mail at the executive floor work station.

Keep active during your stay with a workout in the fully equipped fitness center. Head to the outdoor pool area to swim laps or to simply relax with a refreshing cocktail on the terrace. With seven bars and restaurants, there is something to satisfy all tastes. Sample mouthwatering slow-cooked Indian cuisine at the Maharaja Restaurant or catch up with friends over a beer in the English-style Sherlock Holmes Pub. Indulge in some retail therapy at the connecting shopping galleria. With seven flexible event spaces, ranging from boardrooms to ballrooms, the Ramses Hilton hotel is an ideal venue for Cairo meetings and celebrations.


Landmark downtown Cairo hotel on the banks of the River Nile

High-speed internet access, business center and event facilities, Executive Lounge

Fitness center and outdoor pool with river views

250 outlet shopping galleria, Maharaja Restaurant and Sherlock Holmes Pub

7 flexible event spaces with capacity for over 800 attendees

Whether conducting business, keeping up with a fitness routine or looking to spend quality time with your family, our Hilton hotel is here to make the most of your stay by offering the services you need, the amenities you expect, and the extras you deserve.

    For Your Business Convenience

  • Audio/Visual Equipment Rental
  • Business Center
  • Business Phone Service
  • Express Mail
  • Fax
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Modem
  • Office Rental
  • Photo Copying Service
  • Printer
  • Secretarial Service
  • For Your Family’s Comfort & Convenience

  • Babysitting Service
  • Children’s Menu
  • Cribs
  • Family Package Offered
  • High chairs
  • Playpen
  • Vacation Station
  • For Your Fitness & Recreation Convenience

  • Fitness Room
  • Pool
  • Pool Table
  • Video Arcade

    For Your Comfort & Convenience

  • Airline Desk
  • Automated Teller (ATM)
  • Baggage Storage
  • Bar Area
  • Barber Shop
  • Beauty Salon
  • Car Rental Desk
  • Clothing Store
  • Concierge Desk
  • Elevators
  • Florist
  • Foreign Currency Exchange
  • Gift Shop
  • Laundry/Valet Service
  • Local Area Transportation
  • Lounge
  • Luggage Hold
  • Multi-Lingual Staff
  • News Stand
  • Room Service
  • Safety Deposit Box
  • Shoe Shine Stand
  • Tour Desk

It’s important to us that each Guest is given appropriate information to make their stay as comfortable as possible. Here you can find details of our Ramses Hilton Policies on items such as Check-In/Check-Out times, Cancellations, Payment, and much more. For additional details, please contact the hotel and speak to one of our helpful Team Members.

Check-in / Check-out
Check-In Time 3:00 pm
Minimum Age to Register 18
Check-Out Time 12:00 pm


Hotel Currency US Dollar
Accepted Payment Options

American Express
Diner’s Club
Air Canada EnRoute
MasterCard (Canada)


Service animals allowed Yes
Pets allowed Yes
Deposit $50.00
Maximum Weight 75 lbs
Maximum Size Small

Set in the heart of Cairo, most rooms and suites overlook the magnificient Nile River or the majestic cityscape. Choose Executive Rooms for exclusive access to the stunning Executive Lounge, or upgrade to one of our deluxe or executive suites and enjoy space to entertain and epic views of the Nile.


Wake up to this bright and airy 36m²/387sq.ft room, overlooking the magnificent River Nile or the majestic city of Cairo. Surf the web with high-speed internet access or curl up in the easy chair to watch the satellite TV. Upgrade to a Deluxe Room for a seating area with sofa and private balcony.


Spoil yourself in a stylish suite overlooking the River Nile or Cairo city, with a separate seating, working and dining areas and offering high-speed internet access. Some suites have a 2nd bedroom, 2nd bathroom, kitchen and living room. The Executive and Deluxe Suites offer Executive Lounge access with complimentary continental breakfast and refreshments.


Work is easy in this bright and airy 36m²/387sq.ft room offering a River Nile or city view, balcony, working and seating areas and Executive Lounge access with complimentary continental breakfast and refreshments. Catch up on work at the large desk, surf the web with wireless internet or relax on the sofa.

At Hilton, dining options are designed with you in mind. Start the day with a hearty breakfast or nutritious light bite; savor innovative dishes prepared with only the freshest ingredients, or simply relax with a cup of coffee in the hotel lounge. From business brunches to pre-dinner drinks and everything in between, the options at Hilton are catered especially for you.


With its warm décor and comfortable couches, the Citadel Grill restaurant at the Ramses Hilton is renowned for its freshly prepared Mediterranean specialties. Enjoy a romantic candlelit meal, serenaded by live music while watching the chefs prepare paella in the open show-kitchen.

MONDAY 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
TUESDAY 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
WEDNESDAY 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
THURSDAY 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
FRIDAY 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
SATURDAY 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
SUNDAY 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm


Guests flock to the busy sunlit Garden Court Café at the Ramses Hilton hotel. Relax in the comfortable chairs to enjoy Oriental and international light meals. Try a traditional shisha Egyptian water pipe or listen to the live band over a cocktail or specialty coffee.

Garden Court Cafe Menu (PDF)

MONDAY 7:00 am – 1:30 am
TUESDAY 7:00 am – 1:30 am
WEDNESDAY 7:00 am – 1:30 am
THURSDAY 7:00 am – 1:30 am
FRIDAY 7:00 am – 1:30 am
SATURDAY 7:00 am – 1:30 am
SUNDAY 7:00 am – 1:30 am


With Indian artwork, natural wood floors and atmospheric lighting, the Maharaja Restaurant at the Ramses Hilton hotel creates an exotic dining experience. The tandoori show-cooking area serves tempting contemporary Indian cuisine including a wide range of individually prepared dishes. Open daily for lunch (1pm to 4 pm) and dinner (7pm to 12 am).

Maharaja Vegetarian Menu (PDF)

MONDAY 1:00 pm – 12:00 am
TUESDAY 1:00 pm – 12:00 am
WEDNESDAY 1:00 pm – 12:00 am
THURSDAY 1:00 pm – 12:00 am
FRIDAY 1:00 pm – 12:00 am
SATURDAY 1:00 pm – 12:00 am
SUNDAY 1:00 pm – 12:00 am


You could imagine yourself in England rather than Egypt at this authentic pub at the Ramses Hilton hotel. Enjoy English comfort food like bangers and mash or shepherd’s pie while watching sport on the widescreen TV. Relax over a pint and take in the memorabilia at the Sherlock Holmes Restaurant & Pub.

Sherlock Holmes Pub Menu (PDF)

MONDAY 1:00 pm – 1:30 am
TUESDAY 1:00 pm – 1:30 am
WEDNESDAY 1:00 pm – 1:30 am
THURSDAY 1:00 pm – 1:30 am
FRIDAY 1:00 pm – 1:30 am
SATURDAY 1:00 pm – 1:15 am
SUNDAY 1:00 pm – 1:30 am


Start your day with coffee and fresh juices or dine watching the sun set over the Nile at the Terrace Café at the Ramses Hilton hotel. Try the all-day Oriental corner, Egyptian specialties or themed international evening buffets at this light and welcoming Cairo restaurant.

Terrace Cafe Menu (PDF)

MONDAY 12:15 am – 12:15 am
TUESDAY 12:15 am – 12:15 am
WEDNESDAY 12:15 am – 12:15 am
THURSDAY 12:15 am – 12:15 am
FRIDAY 12:15 am – 12:15 am
SATURDAY 12:15 am – 12:15 am
SUNDAY 12:00 am – 12:00 am


Take in stunning panoramic views over the Nile and the Pyramids from this stylish 36th-floor Cairo restaurant. Enjoy the best in international cuisine, cocktails and evening entertainment in the romantic low lighting and contemporary décor of the Ramses Hilton hotel’s showcase bar.

Windows on the World Menu (PDF)

MONDAY 5:00 pm – 2:00 am
TUESDAY 5:00 pm – 2:00 am
WEDNESDAY 5:00 pm – 2:00 am
THURSDAY 5:00 pm – 2:00 am
FRIDAY 5:00 pm – 2:00 am
SATURDAY 5:00 pm – 2:00 am
SUNDAY 5:00 pm – 2:00 am

Our convenient downtown location is just minutes from Cairo’s celebrated museums and attractions. Explore the oldest, and last remaining of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World at the Pyramids of Giza. Take the short stroll from the hotel to the Egyptian Museum, and discover over 120,000 fascinating relics and antiques. Explore Cairo’s bustling Khan El Khalily markets, where traditional spices, perfumes and carpets transport you into another time. At the Ramses Hilton, the best of Cairo awaits you.