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First Hotel Ja

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Borgmastaregatan 13, Karlskrona 37135, Sweden
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Ranked #3 of 8 hotels in Karlskrona
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This hotel offers nothing out of the ordinary but had friendly staff, clean facilities and ok breakfast, all at a fair price. The location is excellent, very close to the center square. If you are looking for a place to just rest comfortably for the night at an afforable price, this is recommended.

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5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Central situated hotel with entrance from a shopping galleria and from the shopping street only for pedestrians. A bit complcated solution. Parking on the street outside shopping galleria best solution(read cheapest) but parking house in galleria maybe more smooth. Reception and breakfast room not the best solution in my opinion. Ok breakfast, but a bit crowded as kitchen entrance near... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great frontdesk service, nice and trend rooms, lovley beds! Great location, quiet and small hotel witch I like. Excillent breakfeast! I little bit small room, we had superior room. I recommend this nice and value hotel.

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26 reviews 26 reviews
15 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

I stayed 2 days at First Hotel Ja. The Hotel is placed central in Karlskrona and within walking distance to all the sights and restaurants in the town. It wasn't possible for me to short-time park my car in front of the hotel, but had to find a public parkering and then walk back to hotel for check-in. The staff... More

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Newbury, United Kingdom
5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014 via mobile

Rooms aren't the largest but it makes up for this with great comfy beds, clean rooms and really friendly staff. Breakfast buffet is great. Free WiFi is OK. There is afternoon coffee and cakes for free and free membership of a local gym with decent facilities.

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45 reviews 45 reviews
13 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2013

This hotel is right in the center of Karlskrona, at no distance from shops and bars, 100m from the main square. If it fits your budget, this is the place to stay. In spite of being in the center of a Swedish city, the rooms seem to be spacious (I had 404, almost perfect) and the hotel has personality and... More

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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

great hotel in a street filled with shops and restaurants. Close to the harbour, where you can take a nice walk. The rooms are fine. The only thing I didnt like was that there was a backdoor in de breakfastroom to the garage so a lot of people will walk with there suitcases thru the breakfastroom.

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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23 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2013

This was my first visit to sweden and obviously first time stay at this place. Unlike the usual overload of people in the hotels in my part of the world., first hotel ja came as a pleasant surprise, with very scarce (Nil) manpower. The hotel is (Wo)manned by some of the most efficient, ever smiling and active personnel. The hotel... More

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Gloucester, United Kingdom
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158 reviews 158 reviews
43 hotel reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2013

Much of this new review is as before. Nice friendly staff, comfortable beds and a nice breakfast choice. Small hot and cold gratis buffet in the evening if you buy a drink. Nice new touch is the free wi-fi but on the negative side what ever happened to the towels? They're now the size of dish cloths!

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Malmo, Sweden
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22 reviews 22 reviews
14 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2013

Nice comfy beds, nice rich breakfast, friendly staf. Nothing wrong with the place. But it is worn and way overpriced. Location is good in the middle of town, but I found no way of getting the car close. So be prepered to carry your luggage.

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Address: Borgmastaregatan 13, Karlskrona 37135, Sweden
Location: Sweden > Smaland and Blekinge > Blekinge County > Karlskrona
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — First Hotel Ja 4*
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