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Pension Excellence

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Alser Strasse 21, Vienna 1080, Austria (Alservorstadt)
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014
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  • Location
    3.5 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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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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33 reviews 33 reviews
25 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

I have been to this hotel in two different times. Very centrally located although maybe not be extremely visible at first. Room are nothing special, fairly large and clean. Staff members very friendly and large breakfast served in the morning. Not bad for a short stay!!!

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Devon, UK
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124 reviews 124 reviews
31 hotel reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2013

This hotel is in a good location within walking distance of the centre of Vienna and close to both train and tram stops. The hotel itself is just a floor of a larger building and although there is a sign on the street you can easily miss it so make sure you have good directions. My room was reasonable, the... More

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Pikesville
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

Pension Excellence is a great place for the big group of friends or big family that needs several rooms. Every evening after whole day in the city our company of 12 could have late tea party in the lobby/breakfast area; very friendly staff let us use tea pots, cups, utensils. Breakfast was good, coffee/cappuccino - excellent. Clean rooms. Computers with... More

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22 reviews 22 reviews
7 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2013

Me and a friend stayd 5 night , it's a great location just 5 minutes from the Rathaus , and from burghteater , the stop of tram it's just in front of the door number 43 our 44 . The staff is very helpful the rooms are good but they don't have aircondicon we need to ask for a fun... More

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Calgary, Canada
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82 reviews 82 reviews
29 hotel reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2013

The hardest part was actually locating the Hotel. GPS said it was within 50m but physically hard to find as only a nondescript front door with a relatively small sign above, very hard to see with all the traffic. Having found the front door it was a equally hard to find reception again a small sign pointing up the steps... More

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181 reviews 181 reviews
70 hotel reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2013

A bit outside center you find this Pension at 3'rd floor in a place you would not search for a hotel. Rather simple rooms - bed is OK - pillow not so good. I was there in winter - and no heating problem. But no A/C in the room. The WiFi functions OK in the lobby/breakfast area - but not... More

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Perth, Australia
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61 hotel reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2012

Main problem with this hotel is its location. Away from the town center and next to a main road, which is EXTREMELY noisy. There was no A/C in the room - hotel is advertised as having ''general A/C'' on booking.com, but the only place they had A/C was in the dining room. Our room faced onto the main street and... More

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Leuven, Belgium
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24 reviews 24 reviews
14 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2011

Well, we were staying for 2 days! Room was big! But it was so much minuses ! ((( - there weren't so much water and it was too cold water! - all stuff (bed, bathroom and ext) was really old! - in room was too hot when we arrive - too nosy during night, and doesn't matter is your windows... More

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Varna
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2011

First of all, this is not a separate building-hotel, like you most likely expect. It’s situated on the 2-nd and 3-rd floor of an office-building, so it’s a bit difficult to find it. In fact, there’s no lobby, the reception-desk is on the 3-rd floor. You need instructions to find the garage and a remote control to open it, and... More

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Vienna, Austria
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2011

This hotel looks nothing like you see online. The carpets in the hallways or rooms are incredibly felthy, chairs are torn, and extremely noisy rooms. Wireless internet is not free and I wasn't sure how safe it was. Don't fall in the trap of "affordable", you get what you pay for, or even less in this case. Run

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Address: Alser Strasse 21, Vienna 1080, Austria
Location: Austria > Vienna Region > Vienna > Alservorstadt
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Pension Excellence 4*
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