Top 15 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Egypt - Updated 2023

Sharon A.
Sharon A.  
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Egypt has more than 7,000 years of history and civilization. It is the home to one of the eight wonders of the world, and the fact that it is considered the origin of civilization makes it fascinating enough to warrant a visit by millions from all over the world. In addition to the breathtaking beauty of its deserts, pyramids, and historical places, it is a top destination for culture and tradition vultures who troop in every year to see and experience what the land of the Pharaohs has to offer. If Egypt is up on your list of travel destinations, check out the most unique experiences in the country and read below to learn about some of the best Airbnbs in Egypt to help you take care of accommodation.

1. Waterfront designer apartment (from USD 118)

For a group or family of six, this stylish two-bedroom apartment hosted by Xuru Stays in Cairo is a great place to stay. Located just five minutes by car from Cairo International Airport, this luxurious home features an open-concept and contemporary kitchen, as well as a cozy living area with a 48-inch television. Free Wi-Fi is provided at the property as well. Guests have access to the swimming pool, too. While the home can accommodate groups, it is popular among business travelers due to its proximity to the airport.

Cairo, EG, Egypt
98 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 3 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the pool is beautiful
very clean modern spacious unit
apartment clean and as advertised pictures are accurate
the home is absolutely gorgeous neat clean and spacious with great decor
the location is good very close to the mall and to the airport
very safe and great location next to plenty of stores
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2. Rooftop apartment overlooking the River Nile (from USD 65)

This is a magnificent rooftop apartment overlooking River Nile, and which also boasts stunning city skylines. This Egypt accommodation is fully equipped, with all the amenities and appliances you may need for a decent stay. From its location, there are lots of attractions within walking distances, with the major once being Egyptian Museum, Tahrir Square, and Zamalek neighborhood. There are lots of shops, restaurants, and malls around where you can always find dining, entertaining and shopping options.

Al Agouzah, Giza Governorate, Egypt
149 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
wifi runs perfectly and it's perfect for a couple
beautiful lounge room looking onto a very spacious outdoor area with an amazing view
we had a very pleasant stay in khaled´s apartment
i felt (email hidden by airbnb) fortable bed a great shower and the air conditioning was a life saver
beautiful view of the nile and cairo from the spacious rooftop great kitchen bathroom bedroom and lounge area
place is clean and comfortable
everything is clean
the apartament was very clean and cute
nice and clean apartment more than enough towels and soap
very clean upon arrival and great fast communication with hosts
khaled was a super host
khaled was a great host
lovely place and lovely host
friendly host who responds quickly to messages
very welcoming home and khaled was a great host
great location with easy access to both sides of the nile
fantastic roof-top place conveniently located in the heart of cairo
amazing location spacious rooftop apartment looking onto the nile
easy access to transport food and places of interest
spacious apartment very well furnished excellent location
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3. Villa with a garden near the airport (from USD 35)

The three-bedroom villa boasts a beautiful garden and great proximity to the airport. One of the bedrooms is en-suite with a walk-in closet and bath, while the remaining two have separate bathrooms. The villa is fully furnished and fully equipped with all the amenities you may need for a comfortable stay. The property is in a private compound with a pool and a garden, with it being just a 15 minutes’ drive from Borg El Arab Airport.

Iking Maryut, Alexandria Governorate, Egypt
71 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 4 Beds 5 Guests 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
a lovely terrace with pool view superb garden
we had all the necessary in the kitchen and we’ll recommend it definitely :)
+ very clean +quiet area
very clean and very tidy
such a lovely clean home
the pool is clean and well maintained
totaly clean and fully equipped in everything
tarek is a great host
thank you for everything my amazing host
tarek was an amazing host
the host and his family are so helpful and kind and made sure we had good time
tarek is the more considerate host i had
we’ll definitely going to choose this place on our next trip to alexandria
it's a place i totally recommend for a break away from the city
i recommend to all travellers to pass visiting this little corner of paradise
in a quiet and safe compound and a few shops near by
tarek's place is a real oasis of peace and quiet relatively near alexandria
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4. Barefoot by Barefoot in Tunis (from USD 119)

One of the most unique lodging experiences you’ll have in Egypt is right in this tiny house located in Tunis Village in Faiyum. Considered a hidden gem by past guests, this beautiful rental can accommodate up to three people and is within easy reach from numerous tourist attractions. It may be snug, but all the essentials to make your stay comfortable are provided. The home has one full bedroom and a loft bed tucked above the kitchen. There is a nice, cozy garden, as well as a heated pool for guests to enjoy.

Lake Qarun, Faiyum Governorate, Egypt
94 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Tiny home 2 Beds 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we loved the heated pool
wonderful eco friendly home with a beautiful garden patio and pool
very clean and calm
a great place very clean warm and cozy
it's super clean well equipped and well designed
it was also perfectly clean and everything needed was provided
absolutely amazing clean quiet beautiful and the new pool is perfect
our host was very quick in responding and super helpful
sahra is a great host
sahra is such a great host very helpful with quick responses
sahra was a very good host
she was extremly helpful friendly open and available for all questions
her place is a very beautiful place walking distance to everything in tunis village
the place is super cute comfy and relaxing
amazing place amazing location and amassing host
this is a wonderful place for a stay in fayyoum/tunis village
barefoot is such a special and homey place to relax and unwind
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5. Seaview flat in the heart of Hurghada (from USD 63)

If a nice view of the ocean is what you’re after, that’s exactly what you’ll get when you stay in this four-person apartment hosted by Cello in the Red Sea. The home comes with two bedrooms and has a spectacular view of the sea from all points inside. Couples particularly like this place for its bathroom with a tub surrounded by tall windows, overlooking the scenic surroundings. There might not be a better moment in the world than soaking in the tub with your loved one, sipping on good wine, and watching the night go by together.

Hurghada, Red Sea Governorate, Egypt
174 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 4 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the apartment has a great view stylish furniture and an amazing host
i still can't get over that view oh and the bathroom has a really cool lighting option
beautiful and very clean flat
very comfy place clean warm
the place was very clean and modern it had a comfortable vibe
the flat is very nice and clean
the appartment is clean and very good located
cello was very responsive and a great host
cello is a very good host
best host in hurghada and best host you have ever seen
cello is a perfect host caring and always fast in answering
cello was an awesome host very helpful and always available
great location near shops and restaurants
this apartment is in a great location with an amazing view
the location is excellent within reach of everything you will need restaurants pubs cafes and markets
cello place is amazing location and view are outstanding
the best view in hurghada centrally located elegant place quiet and amazing flat
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6. Beautiful Bohemian-style seafront house (from USD 60)

Make your vacation in Egypt more special by choosing this rental. The one-bed one-bath Bohemian-style house is located on the first line of the beach. It is fully equipped, featuring a comfortable living room, a full kitchen, a private bathroom, and an elegant outside garden with a spacious and shady seating area. From the location of the house, the Red Sea is just a few steps away, meaning that you are just a few steps away from lots of fun in the sun, sand, and sea.

Dahab, South Sinai Governorate, Egypt
86 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
air conditioning in the main bedroom cable tv with a excellent movie channel
very cozy place with good vibes and nicely decorated
a charming property full of character; clean well-presented and comfortable where one can feel totally relaxed and at ease
:) the house is super clean with all the basic stuff that i needed
ramy is a great host
ramy was a great host
ramy is a great host and is always ready to help with any requests
rant is a great host
rami is a fantastic host very flexible and fast response
the location is superb
great location away from the busy areas of dahab
location is great since it is right on the beach in a quiet area near assalah square
amazing location for those that want to get away from crowds
it’s about a 15-20 min walk to the center of the main walkway but it’s worth the serenity
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7. Luxurious apartment in the heart of Cairo (from USD 88)

It is an elegant three-bedroom apartment that boasts space and eloquent furnishing to grant you the most comfortable stay. It is spacious, fully furnished, with a warm and inviting décor that will immediately make you feel at home. The spacious gourmet kitchen has all you need to prepare a decent meal, while the free Wi-Fi, and the 50” LED flat-screen TV will ensure you have all the entertainment you need. With its location right at the heart of Cairo, this Egypt apartment for rent offers incredible proximity to attractions as well as dining, entertainment and shopping options.

New Cairo, Cairo Governorate, Egypt
58 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 4 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the apartment is extremely spacious great balcony and amazing amenities
the set up of the apartment was perfect
toilets were clean and sufficient and there was plenty of clean linen and towels to go around
wonderful space quiet clean area
it was very clean and so great place
the place is extremely clean and very spacious
the place is sparkling clean and perfect
mohsen is a great host
mohsen is a superb host with timely responses
local doorman very helpful
mohsen was such a great host
mohsen's a great host and very responsive
has a perfect location close to shopping malls and restaurants
easy access to all areas of cairo from this location through the major ring road
it was the best stay ever and will definitely book the place in future vacations
mohsen’s place was more than amazing
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8. Comfy two-bedroom accommodation in a convenient location (from USD 9)

This comfy two-bedroom apartment comes fully furnished with all the essentials you may need for a decent stay. Its most outstanding attribute, however, is its proximity, given that it is located between Heliopolis and El Koppa Palace. As such, the airport is only 10 km (6.2 mi) away, while amenities such as supermarkets, restaurants, and entertainment joints are within walking distance. It is highly recommended for solo travelers, couples and business travelers.

Cairo Governorate, Egypt
37 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Private room in rental unit 2 Beds 1 Guest 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 1

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
a/c is new and very good and quite
interior is outstanding a well equipped kitchen
clean room well-equipped flat friendly neighbourhood
it was awesome environment where i found the peace the cleanliness and the friendship
the room w was s simple and super clean and all machines are brand new
the kitchen is equipped with a clean water cycle
a great place clean quite and close to transportation
ahmad was a great host kind and helpful
i enjoyed my stay in ahmed's (website hidden by airbnb) was very helpful and kind
ahmad good nice kind person helpful and caring about his gust
his place is in good location close to grocery store supermarket gym airport etc
loves commitment and calm and here everything is close available and safe
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9. Studio apartment with beautiful marina views (from USD 28)

This is a studio apartment boasting a unique location, given that it is directly in front of the sea, with no close neighbors. It not only comes with exciting opportunities for snorkeling and diving, but is also in proximity to supermarkets, cafés, and restaurants and nightlife. If you want to stay away from crowds, and desire to have comfort, convenience, and privacy, then this will be a highly recommended place for you.

Qesm Safaga, Red Sea Governorate, Egypt
51 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 2 Beds 2 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
free wifiwe spent a beach/pool day at the menaville resort next door for €10/p which was good value
a very peaceful and pleasant retreat with clean spacious rooms
the room was really nice furnished and very clean
super clean and very hospitable mahmoud takes good care of his guests
the cleanliness is impeccable and the layout makes it feel good right away
nice place and mahmoud is a friendly host
mahmoud is perhaps the best host you'll ever meet
mahmoud is defenetely one of the best hosts i've ever met
mahmoud is so helpful with everything he makes an amazing job thank you again for all your help
he is extremely helpful and thoughtful to all your needs
the studio is very clean and the location gives you access to the beautiful red sea
it’s one of the most comfort places you can find
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10. Two-bedroom beachfront penthouse (from USD 85)

This is a magnificently designed two-bedroom beachfront penthouse with a private terrace that features a hammock, sunbeds, and a sitting area. The house is right at the heart of Asala District and this implies incredible proximity to some of the leading tourist attractions in the area, including Asala Market, and Eel Garden. The penthouse is fully equipped with a functional kitchen, though there are lots of eating options around if you would wish to sample Egyptian delicacies.

Dahab, South Sinai Governorate, Egypt
116 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 2 Beds 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the second bedroom only has a fan so it is more suitable for the cooler months
the main bedroom is very comfortable beautifully decorated and cool as it has a brand new air conditioner
mo's apartment is fabulous and matched the gorgeous photos on airbnb
the apartment itself is very clean and functional
the house was clean decorated nicely and had everything you needed to have a good stay
the apartment was very clean & easy to feel you're at home
it is clean is wonderfully located right on the beach
excellent location response and cleanliness really impressed and think seriously to repeat it next year
super host & great place
friendly and very helpful
mo is a nice guy friendly host and is always available for questions or other concerns
the host was very responsive when an issue arose with the water
simply you will find all what you expect from a super host
it's close enough but far enough away to enjoy the peace and quiet
great place great location great host
very close to markets with all the basics quiet neighborhood and great private roof space
mo's place is truly a gem
easy walk on the beach to the tourist part of town
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11. Luxurious and comfortable royal villa (from USD 42)

A nice, affordable place to stay that surely doesn’t compromise in comfort and luxury is this two-bedroom royal villa with a swimming pool in the area of Luxor. Gracefully hosted by Adbol, the home’s decor is Moroccan-inspired and features a spacious terrace, a beautiful garden, and a fully functional kitchen. There is a rooftop deck where guests can gaze at the Nile River. Four guests can be comfortably accommodated in this rental. The Luxor Temple is easily accessible from this property.

Luxor Governorate, Egypt
314 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 3 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
comfortable beds and sofa
beautiful small garden and fantastic pool
the pool was a bonus after a hot day of sightseeing in luxor
the flat is amazingly clean
very clean and a great value
the royal apartments are clean comfortable and safe
the villa:clean modern and stylish
the place was very clean spacious and decorated beautifully
the host is excellent
abdul was a fantastic host
excellent host and quickly responds to your requests
abdol is a wonderful host
abdol is a great host
close to many attractions
great location and superb flat
this is a great place located really close to the nile
location of the villa is perfect close to the nile and in very safe and secure location
there are quite a few good restaurants close by and it is walking distance from the ferry
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12. Bossa Nova (from USD 50)

Mo is the superhost of this fine beachfront apartment in South Sinai. Named Bossa Nova, the one-bedroom rental comfortably sleeps three guests in its modest and eclectically decorated interior. Featured in the home are a nice-size kitchen with basic essentials, a terrace with sun loungers, and free Wi-Fi access. Some of the closest attractions to the property are Asala Market, Eel Garden Dive Spot, and the Lighthouse. Should you wish to explore the waters and go snorkeling, you can use the gear provided on-site.

Dahab, South Sinai Governorate, Egypt
107 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 1 Bed 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
nice beach / sea view from the terrace with deck chairs for enjoying breakfast or a relax afternoon
such beautiful views from the beach side apartment
the amenities within the cozy apartment over passed my expectations and i would highly recommend this place
i felt very comfortable in this beautifully furnished apartment with a wunderfull sea view
he left some breakfast goodies in the refrigerator + coffee and tea -highly appreciated
it was spotlessly clean and everything worked perfectly
the apartment is clean and functional
very clean and tidy and with lovely details
the place is same as the picture and very clean compared to other houses in dahab
the kitchen has everything you need and has been clean like the all place
thank you mo for being the best host ever
mo is the perfect host
mo was a great host and always very helpful
mo is a super host
mo is a fantastic host
truly a strategic location
very relaxed location away from the busy center with many tourists
the location on the beach and near the local town is perfect
the location is awesome if you like peace quiet and seawiews
it is nice and quiet with the lighthouse close by
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13. Bright and brilliant stay offering beautiful city views (from USD 14)

The room is in a three-bedroom apartment. It is huge, spacious, and comes with incredible city views. The room is fitted with one queen bed, a private bath and a private balcony where you can sit and soak in the beautiful city views. The location of the apartment is in proximity to embassies and this means that the place is safe and secure at all times.

Ad Doqi A, Giza Governorate, Egypt
221 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Private room in rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the room i stayed at had the best view overlooking pyramisa hotel and sheraton
the living room is big and also has a great view of the city
about the room it’s a really big one with an amazing view
the cafe she suggested for breakfast had quality food and a beautiful view of the river nile
it was a very nice room with huge window overlooking the city
cleanlinessthe place is kept clean and always stocked with necessary items
it’s well maintained and super clean
the apartment is very clean and has everything you need
the room we took was big and clean which gave us beautiful scene from the window
all was clean and our room was pretty quiet for a central location in cairo
sarah is a super nice host
sarah is one of best host i've ever met
very welcoming and great host
sarah is an amazing host and is always available to help
great place and good host
locationvery safe and secure place
>great value >very close to metro station and centralized location with everythig that you need within walking distance
great location and a spectacular stay
amazing location in middle of almost everything and very affordable price
place was great and pretty cute
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14. Air-conditioned condo in a secure area

The room is in a condo located in a secure and protected area. It is air-conditioned and features a comfortable queen bed, a spacious balcony with floor couches, a big TV with satellite channels, free Wi-Fi, a private bath and a fully equipped kitchen with all you need to prepare a decent meal. There are wonderful sceneries all around, and if you don’t feel like venturing outdoors, you can simply enjoy a stroll along with endless trees and gardens or soak in the city’s views from the balcony while you take in the breeze from the sea.

Al Rehab, Cairo Governorate, Egypt
9 reviews
Private room in condominium 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms

15. Sparkling clean room minutes away from the airport

This is a private room in an apartment located just five minutes from the airport. It is clean, featuring a fully equipped kitchen, a private bathroom with free toiletries, and a washing machine. The living room is shared with the host family, and free breakfast is also shared with the family. From the property’s location, a hypermarket, restaurants, cinemas, and playgrounds are all within walking distances, and you are always free to ask the hosts for advice on the best places worth exploring if you have no idea.

Sheraton Al Matar, Cairo Governorate, Egypt
77 reviews
Private room in apartment 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
wifi is good and good communication with quick replies
the place was very clean and sufficient
the place is very clean and nicely decorated
very nice and exceptionally clean
room still being kept safe clean and confits bel :)
as a picky person the cleanliness of the room is perfectly acceptable
magda is a great host
she is very fast at responding and is extremely helpful with any questions
it was a great host
magda is a very friendly host
she was very understanding and helpful with my questions prior to booking
the close proximity to the airport in a safe area makes it a very attractive location
the location is quite nice near to the main roads in new cairo
the airport really is only 5-10min drive away so this location is super convenient
cute place and only 5mins to airport
highly recommended so close to airport
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Enjoy comfortable accommodation in Egypt

If you don’t get your accommodation right, you may end up ruining your holiday experience in Egypt. Choose any of the top Airbnbs in Egypt to make the most out of your entire trip in the exotic destination.

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