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Pension Alpha

2.0 of 5 Guest house   |   Karlsruher Str 7, 60329 Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany (Innenstadt)
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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San Francisco, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

(1) The person at the front desk in the afternoon is very rude, not listening to your request. (2) The new backside building is very hot (no air conditioner) and I cannot bear it. (3) Please avoid the booking at backside building cause no lift and very hot, I almost decided to change to other hotel.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

The hotel was ok for the price we paid. It is a 2min walk to the main train station and a 10min walk to the river. The room was tidy and clean, and the bathroom was actually really nice. We are very grateful that the hotel management let us store our bags in their luggage room while we went on... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2014

Worst place we ever stay at! This place should be closed forever. Pictures on the Booking.com do not show the real state of this whole. Staff is rude and unhelpful. Owners scream at guests, when they complain about the state of this pension. In our room bed was broken, linen was filthy, wardrobe didn’t have doors on it and it... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2014

The rooms of the hotel were spacious and clean clean.The bathroom was a bit small but was clean.It had an excellent location.Just a five minute to the Hauptbanhof.There were many restaurants nearby with reasonable prices.The breakfast at the hotel meets expectations.Enjoyed our stay at Pension Alpha.Would definitely like to visit that hotel again.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2014

Stayed here for one night before leaving for a long distance flight from Frankfurt airport. Alpha is located only a few steps from Frankfurt main station, where I arrived. Area is slightly dodgy, but that applies to all hotels in that area. Alpha resides in a 70s concrete building and consists of the front building and a back building with... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2013

I was looking for a place to spend some nights while in Frankfurt but not very expensive so I chose Pension Alpha. It was a great surprise considering the price. The rooms wore very clean, and they tide up our room and made our beds every morning. The receptions staff was very nice and helpful. The breakfast buffet was one... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2013

I wanted a place to stay that was central and good value. This place ticked the boxes. As others have said - the staff are curt and not too helpful. Decor could do with updating. Breakfast ample but basic. Would stay again if I wanted an inexpensive place to stay

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Stockholm, Sweden
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013

I traveled to Frankfurt in June and stayed at Pension Alpha for 2 nights. The location is great since it is located near the main train/subway station. You can take the train from the International airport and get there in less than 30 minutes. In addition to that there are some coaches near the main train station you could take... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2013

Stayed July 2012. The room was clean, beds were comfortable and bathroom facilities quite good. Staff were either rude or uncaring. Breakfast was included, and though very basic, was reasonable. We had a lot of street noise - too much to open a window at night and no air-conditioning or fans - and noisy people in the next room -... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2013

The service at the hotel was okay. When we first checked in the man at the desk was less than friendly, however later in the day we were greeted by someone much more personable. The price was great, and included with that was free internet (that actually worked well), and a free buffet which we missed cause we slept in.... More

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Address: Karlsruher Str 7, 60329 Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany
Location: Germany > Hesse > Frankfurt > Innenstadt
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Pension Alpha 2*
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