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Lodging & Arrivals - Cairo, Egypt  


 

Lodging

Student Residence

The Residence has 9 bedrooms (7 single rooms & 2 double room/ studio). Each room is equipped with bed, wardrobe, desk & chair, armchair & side tables. The studio has a mini-fridge, more space & an extra storage room. A minimum stay of 4 weeks is required. For extras like electricity, water, etc. students will be charged 15 U$ Dollars per week. A minimum stay of 4 weeks is required.

Rooms are cleaned twice weekly. Bed sheets will be changed once a week. Two to three bedrooms share one bathroom. Bath & hand towels will be provided.

Residents can meet & relax in two comfortable sitting areas, equipped with sofa sets, side tables, cabinets, TV with Satellite connection & telephone (local connection).

The separate dining room provides the students with a round dining table & chairs, cabinet & sideboard. A WC is available in the entrance of the Residence. The kitchen is equipped with fridge, stove, microwave, grill, washing machine, pots/ pans & dishes as well as kitchen towels. Washed items can be hanged outside, also iron board & iron are available. Kitchen, bathrooms & living area will be cleaned three times a week.

Smoking is not allowed in these places in respect to non-smoking residents; instead students can use the balcony.

Our residence is located on the fourth floor of the premises.



Shared Flats

We advise our students to let us book them in a hotel for the first couple of nights. This allows you to meet other students to share the flat with, and a chance to view the flat.

Upon selecting a flat you will sign a contract with the landlord directly. Usually such contracts include a deposit payment of one month's rent that the owner of the apartment will keep in case of any damage until the last day of your stay.

The flats are fully furnished, including TV, telephone, fridge, stove, washing machine and air condition. A telephone line can normally be used to connect computers or lab tops.

When checking on flats, we focus especially on functionality, safety and hygiene and get the best & most reasonably priced accommodation. These apartments fulfill local quality standards.

Some flats are in walking distance, others in about 5 to 10 minutes drive. The most common way to reach from your apartment to the school is by taxi as they are available everywhere and the fares are very low.

Shared Apartment
There is a search & agency charge of 55 U$ is to be paid to the administration at the school:

A. share of a room is $ 330 - 420 per month
B. 2 bedroom flat is $ 688 920 per month.
C. 3 bedroom flat is $ 790 995 per month

In the high season of June, July and August the rents are usually higher than during the year. You have to be prepared to add another $100 to $150 USD.

Hotels

The hotels in Mohandseen are the nearest to our institute. The Dokki area is the closest to down town, but also in reasonable distance to the institute. Zamalek is the most famous area, located on an island in the Nile, also in easy reach.

All hotel rooms do have private bathroom, TV and air condition.

Hotels:
There is few option for 3 or 4 start hotel.

3 stars hotels are between $28 to $ 47 per day
4 stars hotel are between $ 58 to $68 per day.
Plus 10% of local taxes.


 

Arrival Information

Arrival transfer from the local international airport is available at additional cost.

Lodging information is sent 7 - 14 days prior to departure. Information of where to go and how to get there will be sent to students prior to departure.

 
 

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