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The Charles Hotel

4.0 of 5 Josefska 1 | Praha 1, Mala Strana, Prague 118 00, Czech Republic
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    4 of 5 stars
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  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Macclesfield, Cheshire, Uk
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We chose The Charles Hotel from The Jet2.com web site for our city break. The reception staff were very helpful and welcoming. Our room was large and comfortable with an interesting decorated ceiling and walls, giving it great character. The bed was extremely comfortable and, whilst the building is obviously very old, a super modern bathroom with all amenities.

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Warrington, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great hotel lovely helpfull staff who can't do enough for you.good location in lesser town close to the charles bridge and well priced restaurants Make sure you haven't got a room at the front of the hotel if staying friday and Saturday evening. Very noisy pub next door with taxis beeping there horns untill about 4 in the morning. Also... More 

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Machico, Portugal
3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This Hotel was a very good example of a basic quality. Especially the cleanliness of the rooms and hotel facilities impressed. The location is unbelievable and the view is amazing worth everything. The Staff is very helpful and dedicated. The breakfast could have been a bit better however decent enough. So I strongly recommend this hotel!!! Again bravo and keep... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here for three nights in December. The staff were very friendly and welcoming. The bedroom was large and had a kettle and hairdryer. It was also nice and warm and had a newly refurbished bathroom. Breakfast had a really good selection of food both hot and cold. The hotel was in a great location by the Charles Bridge making... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Was here for 4 nights whilst on a city break in Prague. The hotel was excellent, with very helpful staff, clean rooms & an ideal location. Staff were able to order in food for us whilst coming in late at night, overall extremely happy with the experience.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

My partner and I spent 3 nights at the Charles while on a City break in Prague. We arrived very late on our first night at around 1am (we did call earlier in the day to make them aware we'd be late) but this was no problem! We found the staff to be very helpful and friendly. One lovely lady... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Great Hotel right where you need to be for access to the castle, charles bridge round the corner and near all tourist attractions. The Hotel room was large, with recently refurbished bathrooms that included hairdryer, kettle in the room with tea and coffee. We stayed on the first floor overlooking the main street and we had no problem sleeping. The... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015 via mobile

Very nice hotel and staff. Breakfast has everything you want. Located near the karlsbridge so you can reach everything important by foot. The underground is about 10 minutes away. But everything was ok and they are very helpful if you have any question

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014 via mobile

I stayed here with my husband, teenage son and mother. The rooms are basic but beautifully done. The buffet breakfast is also basic but there is plenty of food and it is very nicely laid out. Everything is spotlessly clean and the decor through the whole hotel is most tasteful. The hotel staff are very helpful indeed and really kind... More 

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Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

located in an historic building, one block from the charles bridge on side street. We had a nice stay here. Samir (manager) was very helpful and welcoming. The rooms were very tall ceiling/beams, cozy. We had a two room corner suite with a great room to relax in and a single bedroom also very nice. Location could not be better... More 

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Address: Josefska 1 | Praha 1, Mala Strana, Prague 118 00, Czech Republic
Location: Czech Republic > Bohemia > Prague > Mala Strana (Little Quarter)
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — The Charles Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 31
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Also Known As:
Charles Hotel Prague
Hotel Style:
#118 Business Hotel in Prague
#169 Luxury Hotel in Prague
#225 Romantic Hotel in Prague

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