Date of construction
he hotel was built in 1511 and
was extended in 1556 by adding
four floors .
The hotel and building are located
Ebn Talab St, Bab El-Luk ,
downtown , Cairo .
The hotel consist of 48 housing
units equal to 51 rooms (14 double
room – 6 suites equal to 11 rooms),
and the hotel is banned from
demolished and the building consist
of 15 apartments.
E.G.O.T.H Company owns the entire land and hotel buildings and
architecture full ownership by registered contract NO, 1614/56 on
The total space is 1111 M1.
The hotel space is 541 M1.
The architecture space is 581 M1.
The Hotel has three private entrances , The main entrance on Ebn Talab
St , The staff entrance on Ketway Basha St , and The third one for the
night club on ebn Talab and El Kady El Fadal ST , and the hotel consist
of Basement , Ground floor , Frequent Six floors and Roof ( The Seventh
floor ) which includes the following :
* Ground Floor:
Occupies majority of the land with total space of 1114 M1 and contain
the following facilities:
The Main kitchen, Night Club with private entrance - Boiler rooms-Air
conditioning- Electricity- warehouses- Staff Canteen - Sewage Pumping
Reception – Business Center – Bar – Cafeteria – Restaurant – offices –
the main entrance and staff entrance – information service – call center .
* First to Fourth floor:
Almost 561 M1 for each floor with guest rooms.
* The Fifth and The Sixth floor:
Almost 581 M1 for each floor with guest rooms including:
Warehouses – laundry – machines rooms – guest elevators – work shops
– water tanks – cooling towers and Six alimental rooms (offices) + 1
toilet Men and Women .
- The hotel dates back to 1511, therefore it is considered to be a historical
hotel and due to this value and to parallel with the development in the
hotel industry, with latest hotel management systems; the company has
taken all the procedures regarding the overall development of the hotel
1- Redesign the interior design of the existing rooms over the six floors
plus the development of public areas and all service areas and expanding
the entrances and reception.
1- Increase the efficiency of rooms by increasing room space by merging
some rooms the hotel capacity after renovation will be 61 rooms 11 per
4- The completion of the implementation of 1 make up room according
to the requirements and standards of the management company.
8- The completion of all the graphics and documents of the biding for the
renovation of the hotel.
* The hotel was build in 1511 by MR / Alphonse Sassau , he is Italian ,
the hotel was named Metropolitan , it’s a classic hotel that was expanded
in 1556 by adding four floors .
In 1554 MR/ Lougy, Managing director of the hotel changed its name
to Cosmopolitan, which means multi national as the hotel was home to
the command of the multinational forces in EGYPT during world war
* The Egyptian artists used to go to the hotel, which has a historical
looking with its majestic architectural façade; it's among the building
which is banned from demolishing.
* The building is located at downtown, next to the Stock and the
commercial and business areas.
* All services are available around the hotel (Banks – Airlines – Cinemas
– Theaters – etc ……).
* Scarcity of empty lands for hotel projects in Downtown.
* The company has an integrated project for the hotel renovation in addition to the completion of mock up room.
Apre-feasibility study is carried out to provide an assuming renovation cost about 30 million EGP, aiming to convert the hotel into 3 star property.
* Financing is required from the Ministry of Tourism Emergency Fund.