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East Side City Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Muhlenstrasse 6, 10243 Berlin, Germany (Friedrichshain)
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Adelaide, Australia
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Location is close to everything. Food. Drink. Culture. Bars. Transport. Its that easy to use this place as a base. Rooms are clean & have the basics. Service & breakfast is top notch. No complaints at all from me!

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Mirleft, Morocco
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24 reviews 24 reviews
20 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

I've recently stayed at that hotel for one night while traveling to the country side of Germany. Before moving to Morocco, I've lived in Berlin for more than 15 years and I did not expect much from a hotel this affordable. I was pleasantly surprised: * 52E for a single room is really good for the location * the location... More

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Berlin, Germany
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

I stayed at East Side hotel for one night, the room was clean and staff were friendly. Though you will feel really confined though, as the space in rooms, and in fact in any place inside the hotel, is really limited. Price was a little bit high, but I was forced to book on the day of arrival from the... More

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Athens, Greece
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333 reviews 333 reviews
156 hotel reviews
317 helpful votes 317 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

Nothing is attractive in this hotel except MAY BE the price.. It in Warshauer srasse metro station,in East Berlin .Small , very small rooms , not totally clean public areas (the rooms were clean though ) and nothing attractive around. With the money you pay for the taxi when you are not in a position to take the metro ,... More

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New York City, New York
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2013

The East City City Hotel is perfectly situated with a view of the East Side Gallery (remnant of the Berlin Wall with amazing artwork). Unfortunately, our view was of the Sanitation Service parking lot on the other side of the hotel. In addition, the room was small, the carpet was stained, bathroom tiles were cracked and there was very little... More

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
15 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2013

This hotel is perfectly located. Just 5 minuts walking from U-Bahn Warschauer Station, S-Bahn or O2 Arena where we saw Beyonce show. Sightseeng double-decker bus stop is just 10 steps away from hotel doorstep. Hotel bar open 24/7. Breakfast was not overhelming but enough. I assume if you want to have hotter breakfast - you probably should presence yourself much... More

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18 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2012

Room was clean and good size. The bed was a little short for me and you can't move the side table out of the way (resulting in me hitting my head in my sleep oops) but otherwise a great room. Directly opposite the East Side Gallery and you can see parts of it if you sit near a window at... More

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54 reviews 54 reviews
26 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2012

I have been returning to this hotel for the last ten years. It's convenient--a moderate walk from the Ostbahnhof and a short hop from U and S stations on nearby Warschauer Strasse. But the East Side is also an independent enterprise and totally unique. It has character. You feel the pulse of Berlin here. The building (as the very gregarious... More

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tulsa, OK
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94 reviews 94 reviews
35 hotel reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2012

Our go-to place in Berlin. Very clean and comfortable (fantastic FIRM beds), relatively inexpensive for a big city, fresh and ample buffet breakfast, good coffee, and an in-hotel bar that stays open really late and is a cozy place to end the day. Mostly youthful or young-at-heart clientele. Just around the corner (really about 90 seconds!) from trains and buses,... More

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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94 reviews 94 reviews
36 hotel reviews
131 helpful votes 131 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2012

We popped in for a drink while we were checking out the East Side gallery and honestly thought the hotel was a sleazy motel due to the soft porn pic's everywhere. Thankfully, it turned out to be a decent place for a beer, non sleazy, nice friendly barman although a little pricey.

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Address: Muhlenstrasse 6, 10243 Berlin, Germany
Location: Germany > Berlin > Friedrichshain
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — East Side City Hotel 3*
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