About this listing
Our house is located in Maadi, a lovely suburb of Cairo. Quiet with lots of trees, the neighborhood is a foreigner-friendly ex-pat area with plenty of small shops and restaurants 10-min walking distance. 10-min walk to the metro which can take you downtown to the Egyptian Museum and Tahrir Square. The pyramids are just a 40-min taxi ride away.
Two bright and spacious bedrooms available, with shared private bathroom between them.
Room #1 has a king-size bed and private balcony; room #2 a queen-size bed and window overlooking garden. Fresh sheets, pillows, and duvet provided.
Each room features: A/C, closet space with hangers, bedside tables. Can supply charger/adapters.
Towels and basic toiletries provided.
We offer breakfast items and other meals upon request; can accommodate most dietary needs.
We live on the 4th floor with elevator access.
You will be able to make use of the fully-equipped kitchen and large reception area. We have games, a ping-pong table, and reading material available.
Washer access; soap/fabric softener provided; lines to hang-dry.
Interaction with guests
You will be sharing our home with us, so we will be around! However, guestroom "wing" allows for plenty of privacy.
Depending on our schedule, we are happy to help arrange travel plans, or show you around/share a meal or a drink.
Other things to note
Depending on our availability, we may be able to offer airport pick-up, or arrange for a reasonable cost. Otherwise taxis are available.
Common courtesy please. We are sharing our home with you, so we expect guests to respect the space.
Please keep your space as neat and clean as possible. Kitchen is at your disposal, but clean all items and space after use; soap/dishwasher available.
No smoking indoors, but you may smoke on the balcony.
We also welcome your traveling animal companions!
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I am Egyptian and my wife, Jackie, is American. We are 41 and 36 years old, respectively. We met through Couchsurfing and have since traveled the world using both CS and Airbnb. We both love traveling and enjoy helping others have a positive and engaging experience in Egypt.