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Hotel Arkada

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Stari Grad, Hvar Island 21460, Croatia
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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bussy st georges
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4 hotel reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We traveled a bit in croatia and came to the conclusion that for this price you won t find better For our european standards this might seem just not tolerable for this price but lake of hotels maintain price high 20 min walk from center or 5 min by taxi boat for 10 kn (every 15 min) Indeed not next... More

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London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This hotel caught my eye on google earth search. Big pool, beach, view so we decided to get away from hostel types and stay.........Mistake ! This is a Eastern European package disaster. The place is run down 70's relic. Rooms are tiny, if you pay more for the view, which is fantastic, your room will be a furnace in the... More

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Birmingham
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014 via mobile

Needs total look at again should pay guests to stay here! Food is horrible, room looks like pre-war. I am shocked by staff.'a English and knowledge of area is truly appalling. Sent me to a beach which was a few stones next to a road.

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Zagreb, Croatia
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29 reviews 29 reviews
3 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Once good hotel now is example of how things should not be run! Food is total disaster! Rooms are small and old furnished! Not to recommend to anyone! Try to find another accommodation because this one can be really party breaker in any way!

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London
1 review
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2013

There was broken glass partition on the balcony, and the electrical sockets were broken. The entire hotel felt run down, not a Hotel for the British to go to. One good note, the staff were very friendly and helpful despite the condition of the place itself. My advice: Stay away.

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Pozarevac, Serbia
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38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2013

I have spent 16 days at this hotel with my family. When you see this hotel for the first time, you have the impression that you are back in the 70's (of 20th century) when the communist regime governed the country (Ex Yugoslavia). The building is so large that it dominates the entrance of the Gulf of Stari Grad, and... More

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Bratislava, Slovakia
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013

hotel is simple, old fashioned, once may become a retro, it is simply furnished, but I totally disagree with all those excited "horrible" and "terrible" reviews. Hotel has a good location directly on the beach, beautiful Stari grad is reachable on foot via pleasant walk on promenade, nice views from the rooms, pool, terraces etc. Prices are very competitive. good... More

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Southampton, England, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2013

This hotel is really really bad. I mean there is nowhere quite so bad to stay on the planet. The rooms are cramped, old fashioned(in a bad way), smelly and dangerously hot. There is no air conditioning anywhere in the hotel. The staff are rude. When we stayed there we had to keep the balcony door open as it was... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2013 via mobile

My girlfriend and I decided to book the hotel Arkada for a week whilst visiting Croatia. This was meant to be our luxury week after travelling around hostels in Bol. This was supposed to be as luxurious as we could afford (being students). However I have never seen anything quite like it. Simply shocking. The hotel itself is a 30... More

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Hadsten, Denmark
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2013

We stayed 3 nights in July 2013 in a room with balcony. The hotel seems to be from a different age. The room had no airconditioning and because the balcony is accessible (not easy in any way, but still) from the other rooms, we had to close the door during the day, leaving an extremely warm room when we got... More

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Address: Stari Grad, Hvar Island 21460, Croatia
Location: Croatia > Dalmatia > Split-Dalmatia County > Hvar Island > Stari Grad
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel Arkada 2*
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Arkada Hotel Stari Grad
Hotel Arkada Hvar Island/Stari Grad

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HOTEL "ARKADA" 268 soba 10 apartmana restaurant, kavana, taverna, aperativ bar, otvoreni bazen s morskom vodom, fitness studio, snack bar, slastičarna, zatvoreni bazen s grijanom morskom vodom, tv-salon, SATV, glazba za ples, plaža do hotela, mogućnost korištenja sportskog centra u blizini ... more   less 
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