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Clarion Collection Hotel Cardinal

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Backgatan 10, Vaxjo 35230, Sweden
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
Andreas T Linköping, Sverige
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Linköping, Sverige
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel has a good location in the city center of Växjö, friendly staff, parking garage available. And with dinner buffé included (and free afternoon coffee or tea) makes this hotel really attractive.

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Karlsbad, Germany
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

We didn't enjoy our stay at Clarion Collection Hotel Cardinal, because our attic room was tiny, shabbily furnished and hot like hell. There was no air conditioning, and the room didn't cool down at night.

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Kragero, Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

We spent 2 nights at the excellent hotel. Very good service from the staff, we liked the room and the room was clean. The hotel location is very good, + hotel car parking in the garage. The breakfast and the buffet was extensive with most food available. Highly recommended.

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

The location is central & convenient. My superior room was spacious, warm & very comfortable. The staff were welcoming & friendly. Especially impressed by little, thoughful extras; tea & coffee, biscuits and snacks available in the afternoon. Highly recommended

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Brussels, Belgium
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

They have multiple buildings so you might not be in the same building as the reception. The overall stay was alright, but they could have parking options and more ironing boards to use for guests. Good staff.

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Hi nosaj969! We are happy that you chose us when you visited Växjö and hope that you will choose us again if you come to Växjö one more time. We take all your opinions for consideration. Thank you that you toke your time to write an review about us here one TripAdvisor. Greatings, Simon Johansson More

Nuneaton, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
9 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2014

We spent 2 nights at the hotel, very good service from the staff, upgraded to a suite which was very comfortable and oddly located across the street from the main hotel. Plenty of room with excellent facilities, As we were visiting friends in the area we did not use the evening buffet or coffee and cakes during the afternoon. As... More

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Riverside
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29 reviews 29 reviews
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2013

Other than the sidewalk work in front of the building at the moment- it was great. Front desk young ladies could not have been nicer and we asked alot of questions. The "lite" dinner was really a full dinner we are happy we had not eaten before our arrival. Since we arrived after 6pm we were able to park on... More

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Malmo, Sweden
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205 reviews 205 reviews
55 hotel reviews
263 helpful votes 263 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013

The central location, perfect for an evening stroll to the cathedral, smooth efficient service, pleasant rooms, and not the least Clarion Collection's policy of a tasty evening buffet included in the room rate make this hotel an easy winner in the tiny town of Växsjö.

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Sweden
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30 reviews 30 reviews
11 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2013

It felt like a good hotel when booking it, and the hotel itself was not that bad, it was rather the service. More than 1 hour to check-in due to new or temporary staff that didn't know what to do. Even if we had some special needs, it was just a matter of chaning rooom and it should not take... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2013

Location on pedestrian street .shops and train walking distance .we have car which Of course you have to pay for parking in hotel garage . If you have a car in Sweden count on adding a parking fee in to you budget. The good news must hotel web site till you if a charges The front desk was very very... More

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Address: Backgatan 10, Vaxjo 35230, Sweden
Location: Sweden > Smaland and Blekinge > Smaland > Kronoberg County > Vaxjo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Clarion Collection Hotel Cardinal 3.5*
Number of rooms: 111
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