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Destination guide

Head to the historical city of Cairo

Enjoy the area's museums, history and entertainment with a rental holiday home in Cairo. Renowned for its cafes, monuments and gardens, this city welcomes all visitors. Egyptian Museum, Coptic Museum and Museum of Islamic Art are a few of the top cultural sights. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Cairo

Do you want to discover top things to see and do while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Cairo a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Sports Center Gezirah Sporting Club (1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Giza Zoo (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Dream Park (11.9 mi / 19.2 km)
  • Dreamland Golf Course (12.6 mi / 20.3 km)
  • Aqua Park (20.2 mi / 32.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Cairo

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Cairo. Here are some of the area’s most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Aquarium Grotto Garden (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Orman Botanical Gardens (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Al-Azhar Park (1.8 mi / 2.8 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Cairo

Fly into Cairo (CAI-Cairo Intl.), the closest airport, located 11.6 mi (18.6 km) from the city centre.

If you'd rather travel by train, the main station is Cairo Rames Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Cairo?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 309 holiday lettings around Cairo. From 191 flats & apartments to 15 villas, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Cairo?

HomeAway.co.uk offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Cairo. From HomeAway.co.uk travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Egyptian Museum: 293 holiday lettings
  • Cairo Opera House: 293 holiday lettings
  • Egyptian Presidential Palace: 286 holiday lettings
  • Cairo International Stadium: 286 holiday lettings
  • Tahrir Square: 293 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Cairo listed on HomeAway.co.uk where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Flats in Cairo?

Yes, of course. HomeAway.co.uk offers 191 Flats in Cairo. Our other popular types of Cairo holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 15 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 36 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 215 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Hotels and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Cairo?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 26 holiday homes with pool available in Cairo. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.