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Located in Zamalek within a short walk of Coptic Museum, Cairo Marriott Hotel & Omar Khayyam Casino is within a mile (2 km) of other popular sights such as Cairo Tower. This 111-room, 5-star hotel has 14 restaurants, a casino, and free in-room WiFi. It's in central Cairo and also close to Egyptian Museum and Museum of Islamic Art.


Relish the international cuisine at Omar's Cafe , one of 14 onsite restaurants. Savor a meal from the comfort of your room with 24-hour room service, grab a bite to eat at the onsite restaurant or 3 coffee shops/cafés, and mingle with other guests at the free manager's reception. Buffet breakfast is offered for a fee each morning from 6 AM to 11:30 AM.


The 111 rooms are air-conditioned and have an array of amenities, including balconies, minibars, and coffee makers. Guests can expect free WiFi and 42-inch LED TVs with satellite channels. Bathrooms offer deep soaking tubs, hair dryers, and free toiletries. Free newspapers, free bottled water, and laptop-compatible safes are also available.

Property features

Guests of Cairo Marriott Hotel & Omar Khayyam Casino enjoy features like a casino, free WiFi in public areas, and 14 meeting rooms. If you drive, self parking is USD 15 per day, and there's also limo/town car service. The front desk is staffed 24/7 to help with dry cleaning/laundry, tours or tickets, and luggage storage. Other amenities at this luxury hotel include a conference center, a business center, and coffee/tea in a common area.


  • Walking distance to Coptic Museum
  • Free WiFi in rooms and public areas
  • Onsite dining
  • Casino

Cairo Marriott Hotel & Omar Khayyam Casino

16 Saray El Gezira Zamalek, Downtown Cairo 11211

Renovations & Closures

The following facilities will be closed from 10 October 2016 to 30 June 2017 (dates subject to change):
  • Fitness facilities
  • Swimming pool
  • Dining venue
  • One of the dining venues

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The Cairo Marriott Hotel & Omar Khayyam Casino occupies a central location in the heart of Cairo, amid a lush, tropical island setting in the Nile. Conveniently within reach of Giza's pyramids and all Cairo's attractions, the hotel is housed in a 20-story former palace dating from 1869.

The hotel houses a world-class casino, nightclub, bookshop, and florist. With 14 restaurants on site, the hotel offers something to please every taste.

Those on business or organizing an event will benefit from the hotel's conference center, where amenities include 35,000 square feet (3,252 square meters) of meeting space, secretarial services, audio-visual equipment, event catering, and wedding services.

Further practical amenities at this smoke-free hotel include 24-hour room service, concierge services, on-site medical assistance, luggage storage, and laundry facilities. Guests arriving by car will find pay parking available on site.

  • Number of buildings/towers - 3 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Conference center 
  • Year Built 1981 
  • Number of restaurants - 14 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 35000 
  • Number of bars/lounges - 5 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Wedding services 
  • Business center 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Garden 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Total number of rooms - 111 
  • Number of floors - 20 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Restaurant 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Casino 
  • Number of coffee shops/cafes - 3 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Express check-in 
  • Express check-out 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Meeting rooms 14 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 3252 
  • Free reception 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Rollaway/extra beds available  
  • Laundry facilities  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Self parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

Cairo Marriott Hotel & Omar Khayyam Casino offers 111 air-conditioned accommodations with minibars and laptop-compatible safes. Rooms open to balconies. 42-inch LED televisions come with satellite channels. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations with deep soaking bathtubs, bidets, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless high-speed Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary newspapers, and phones. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottled water and coffee/tea makers. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily.

  • Balcony 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Phone 
  • Minibar 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Turndown service 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Bidet 
  • Deep soaking bathtub 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Desk 
  • Rollaway/extra beds available 
  • Cribs/infant beds available 
  • Free WiFi 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • LED TV 

Where to Eat

Breakfast is served from 6 AM to 11:30 AM daily. Room service is available 24 hours a day. The property's restaurants include:

Egyptian Nights - This restaurant offers traditional Middle Eastern cooking in a traditional Egyptian setting with outdoor terrace.

JW's Steakhouse - This steakhouse serves a range of American dishes including imported steaks in a traditional wood-panelled setting.

Roy's Country Kitchen - Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner, this restaurant offers American style buffets in a relaxed, rustic setting.

Saraya Cafe - Serving pastas, pizzas and salads in a dramatic setting, this restaurant has an ornate ceiling and richly patterned drapes and is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Torii - This Japanese restaurant serves noodles, sashimi and sushi; it is open for lunch and dinner with take away option.

Tuscany - This restaurant offers a range of traditional Tuscan dishes in an elegant Italian setting.

Harry's Pub - This authentic English pub serves snacks, drinks and light refreshments.

The Bakery - Offering a selection of sandwiches, croissants, and pastries, it is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Garden Promenade Café - This garden terrace café serves snacks, drinks, and barbecue.

Omar's Café - This café offers Middle Eastern and Oriental food from an a la carte menu and themed buffet in a traditional setting.

Empress Show Lounge - a casual venue serving dinner Wednesday through Friday, it has live entertainment including a band and belly dancer.

Nearby Things to Do

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.


To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies


Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time ends at 6 PM

Check-in time starts at 3 PM


Check-out time is noon

Payment types


  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

Only service animals are allowed


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for buffet breakfast: USD 28 for adults and USD 14 for children (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: USD 15 per day
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

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We should mention

Up to 2 children 12 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Awards & Affiliations

  • The property is a member of Historic Hotels of the World.

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