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Find the perfect holiday rental for your Cairo getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Cairo with a stay in a holiday home rental. This city has something for everyone. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in Cairo

Are you hoping to find attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Cairo a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Thunderhart Golf Course (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Bailiwick Ranch and Discovery Zoo (6.4 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Rainbow Golf Club (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Zoom Flume (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
  • Kaaterskill Falls (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • Windham Country Club (10.7 mi / 17.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Cairo

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Cairo is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mountain Top Arboretum (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
  • Dutchman's Landing (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
  • George J. Terpening Sr. Memorial Park (15.4 mi / 24.7 km)
  • Seamon Park (16.3 mi / 26.2 km)
  • Saugerties Village Beach (16.9 mi / 27.3 km)
  • Esopus Bend Nature Preserve (17.2 mi / 27.7 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Cairo

The nearest airport is in Hudson, NY (HCC-Columbia County), located 15.9 mi (25.6 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Albany, NY (ALB-Albany Intl.), which is 32 mi (51.4 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Cairo?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 923 holiday lettings around Cairo. From 532 houses to 132 flats & apartments, 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? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Cairo. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Bailiwick Ranch and Discovery Zoo: 978 holiday lettings
  • James Cox Gallery: 1,041 holiday lettings
  • Bard College: 779 holiday lettings
  • Kinderhook Cemetery: 324 holiday lettings
  • Hudson Opera House: 533 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Cairo listed on 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 Houses in Cairo?

Yes, of course. offers 532 Houses in Cairo. Our other popular types of Cairo holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 132 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 90 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 90 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Cairo?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 184 holiday homes with pool available in Cairo. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.