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Hotel Banana City

Schaffhauserstrasse 8, Winterthur CH-8400, Switzerland
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Hotel staff were very welcoming, service was very good. Prices a bit on the expensive side due to being in Switzerland. Local Irish pub 'Paddy O' Donnellys' in walking distance, very welcoming but again on the expensive side.

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Derbyshire, England
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is perfectly acceptable for the business traveller. I stayed here for 3 nights. It is close to train station and town centre. Hotel has a good breakfasts, good bar and the food in the restaurant looked good too. All the staff were very polite and friendly and spoke good English too. Wifi is included and reliable. I didn't... More 

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kirkcaldy
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42 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

I stayed here for one night for a business trip in the local area. The hotel was a quick five minute walk from the nearby train station and easy to get to. I checked in late in the evening and was greeted very warmly by the young guy behind the desk. He told me everything I needed about the location... More 

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Auerbach, Germany
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18 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015 via mobile

The hotel is located about 5 mins walk from the train station and very close to the downtown. The food in the restuarant was very nicely presented. We discovered several very nice restuarants near the hotel and our main destination (Stadthall) was only about 15 min walk. I thought that the extra cost for a city side room was a... More 

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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

My wife and I found the hotel quite good for short stay, within easy walking distance of the city centre. We found it cheaper to walk to and from the city centre. Breakfast was good and customer service was excellent. However we did not find the room we were booked not suitable for long stay.

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Trollhattan, Sweden
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014 via mobile

Spacious rooms with descent standard. Make sure you get a room that is not facing the railroad. As the hotel does not have air conditioning you will need to have the window open warm nights. With trains passing by only feets away avoid this side of the hotel. Descent bar with a good wine selection, the restaurant has a very... More 

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Spokane Valley, Washington
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

The rooms looked good - clean and professional. Staff was friendly and spoke English well. They were Breakfast was the best we have during our two week travel around Switzerland and included a hot meal of eggs, sausage, tomato, and bacon. NOTE: The rooms do not have ventilation (in Summer?) aside from opening the windows. However, because the hotel borders... More 

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The Hague, The Netherlands
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Stayed here during a business trip, location is good with plenty of parking. Rooms are good and have everything that you need. Dinner wasn't special but okay, the service on the other hand was great. Breakfast was nice but I expected better.

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

I stayed at Banana City for one night when I was passing through Winterthur on Business. The location is excellent, only a few minutes walk from the train station. When I arrived the hotel looked very nice and modern on quite a large complex. Upon arrival the staff were helpful and polite. However I was disappointed with my room considering... More 

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Bedale, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

This is the third time I have been booked into this hotel. This time it was for a conference. The check in staff on reception were as accommodating and friendly as ever. The refurbishment had moved on well since my last visit with all the corridors looking totally refreshed. The room was a good size with a very clean and... More 

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