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Sophien-Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Sophienstrasse 36, 60487 Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany (Bockenheim)
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Ranked #176 of 263 hotels in Frankfurt
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2013
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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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Minnesota
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2013

This hotel was about average. The little bar is ok and it is close to Leipzigerstasse (sp) which is pretty awesome. The Ubahn is close so easily accessible. Con: Got a smoking room instead of non-smoking complained to the front desk and they offered a room with a detached bathroom or some deodorizing spray. Internet is not free and it... More

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Frankfurt Am Main
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2013

The quality is ok for this price, but the room could be cleaner. The furniture in the room and bathroom is not the newest one, the cabine in the bathroom was broken and too much used. But if you don't pay so mucht attention to these details, it was ok!

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Miami, Florida
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22 reviews 22 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2012

I booked my trip late for one of the largest lighting shows in the world. This small, intimate friendly establishment accommodated this American with ease. Perfect English and offered a ton of eating options. Only a few minutes from the convention center and walking distance from bakeries, deli’s, specialty shops and more. The concierge arranged local transportation quickly and efficiently... More

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2012 via mobile

This hotel was great. My fiance and I were visiting Frankfurt to see my sister who lives in the next road from the hotel so the location was great for us but was also just a 5minute walk from the tube station. The rooms were spotless, cleaned every day and the bag of gummy bears on our first day were... More

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Gloucester, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2012

I stayed at the Sophien in March 2012 and was charged 60 euros including breakfast. The hotel was average if uninspiring and I didn't bother to write a review. When I tried to book again in September I was offered a room at 468 euros! Apparently this was because there was a World Trade Fair and consequently rooms were in... More

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9 hotel reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2012 via mobile

2 nights 670 euro +20 euro for early arrival ! 4 stars hotel rate for 1 star hotel value. Rude management, absolutely to avoid.

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London, United Kingdom
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45 reviews 45 reviews
26 hotel reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2012

Stayed at the hotel for 2 nights on a trip to the Paperworld trade show. It was an average hotel, staff ok if a little abrupt at times, but softened during our stay. Breakfast was adequate. Rooms were clean, if a little cold, as they turn the radiators off when they come in to clean the room. Good walking distance... More

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Hong Kong, China
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59 reviews 59 reviews
16 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2011

Arrived at the hotel early around 11am after my flight, however room not ready and just left my luggage. I could only check in around 11pm same evening .The hotel looks very amatuer, just an adaption of an old house with rooms divided. Was very cold in the room and did not seem clean .I went back to reception and... More

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Moscow, Russia
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2010

All that has been said about this Hotel is right. However it should be noticed that during nights there is roar of couples making love. Many of them reserved rooms only for that purpose. It looks familiar with the brothel

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los angeles
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2009

We stayed at the Sophien back in March of 09 for 3 days and were greeted warmly by Christian at the front desk who took care of all of our needs. The rooms are clean comfortable and quite functional. The rates are very reasonable. The breakfast is excellent and we plan to stay there again on our next visit to... More

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Address: Sophienstrasse 36, 60487 Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany
Location: Germany > Hesse > Frankfurt > Bockenheim , Innenstadt
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Sophien-Hotel 3*
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Sophien Hotel Frankfurt is to be found in Frankfurt-Bockenheim, not far from the famous botanic garden "Palmengarten" , the university of Frankfurt. The consulates and embassies of the France, Turkey, Croatia, Brazil and many other countries are equally not far from our hotel. The Congress Center and the Frankfurt Fair are easily reachable being just 1200 Meters away from us. You'd be there in 15-20 minutes on foot, or in about 2 or 3 minutes by car.Sophien Hotel Frankfurt is now managed by a new staff ever since February 2005.The placement of the hotel is very optimal for tourists as well as for business travelers, because of the many councils and government offices that are equally not far.Almost all means of transportation such as buses, tramways, underground trains and taxis are easily found, all being at most 5 mn away from our hotel.We offer you 36 bright and vast single and double rooms on 6 floors.Begin a fresh new busy day, with a diverse and tasty "Frankfurter" breakfast in our dining room. ... more   less 
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