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Hotel Merlin

Gorazdova 331/22 | New Town, Prague 120 00, Czech Republic
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been for 5 nights. The rooms are big and really lovely , the location is great, there is a metro station 1 min walking from the hotel, and 10 minutes walk from city center, but the service was not so good. Little advice from us: DO NOT SMOKE INSIDE THE ROOM, apparently it is not allowed. Have fun... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

Good location, very good in house restaurant with a small summer terrace. Very friendly and helpful staff. Our bedroom was big and we had access to a shared fridge in the corridor. Some minor issues in the first day, like broken lift and WiFi but these where quickly solved. I would say its not fancy but comfortable enough. Good if... More 

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Prague, Czech Republic
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

I have been staying over at Merlin multiple times since year 2006, and I had the worse experience this time when I requested from the receptionist, Anthonin, for late check out (before 16:00 CEST) for which he acknowledged and confirmed, while I was showering @ 14:00, anthonin was knocking on the door, trying to break it down demanding in a... More 

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MerlinPrague, Manager at Hotel Merlin, responded to this review

Dear Mr. P. N. N. L., thank you for your time you took to review our hotel MERLIN. However, please, did you make sure you have left this feedback to the right hotel, when you say you have been staying over at Merlin multiple times?? Do you maybe mean the former hotel Merlin, now called hotel Otakar? (they had to... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

Good location, quite place, but.. we've got a "smoked" room with a strong smell of smoking; twice there was a problem with a hot water; during our 5 days of staying in the hotel, the room was cleaned only one time. There is a room for improvement!

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

Never been to any dirtyer place, crap doors, walls of paper, you can hear next rooms toilet like it is in your bed. Stay away. Over the street is a hotel boat, amazing, and lovely restaurant for breakfast in the sun

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MerlinPrague, MERLIN management at Hotel Merlin, responded to this review

Dear customer, thank you for your time you took to review our hotel MERLIN. However, we are surprised and sorry that you felt you needed to leave for us such a very bad undeserved feedback after you left our hotel without paying your hotel bill balance. You have booked a single room through LateRooms.com for three nights 1.5.-4.5.2015 = the... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

We stayed 3 days and in the evening of the first one, the room had not been made. The reception told us that the maid comes every second day! Apparently this was mentioned on the reservation paperwork...not on ours...So your chances to sleep in someone else's bed linen the day you arrive are very high! You will then also have... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

When we come back again in Praga, we'll absolutely come back to this hotel: very tipycal building with so nice rooms. Our room was very nice and simple. They clean the room every two days, but if you are clean person it's enough! The position it's perfect to get the center in 10 minuts by foot or less by bus... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

If you are traveling with low budget this is your place. Located near Dancing Building, near metro station Karlovo náměstí. This hotel is located in New Town but is just a 10-15 minute walk from Old Town - where most the tourist attractions are. Few local cheap restaurants nearby. So we didn`t try Breakfast inside Guest House that cost 4.5... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

This place is anything but good! You can never find this place from the first time! We had to go back and forth in the same street to find this place! There are no sighs or building number..! The walls are thin as paper, you can hear everything from the rooms next to you (it is not that nice when... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

If you are traveling with low budget this is your place. Is a HOTEL, no hostel, which is the best. Me and my friends stayed here, the room had 2 single beds and one BIG bed, total 4 people but more people would fit there without a problem. The staff at the night was son kind and so comprehensible. They... More 

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Nove Mesto (New Town)
Nearly 700 hundred meters long, Wenceslas Square represents the most frequent and buzzing crossroads of the city. The National Museum in the upper part of the square watches over your spending spree in countless shops and retail stores lining the entire square, which ends at Na Příkopě, the most famous shopping street. When tired or broke, you can explore the city's underpasses, which can take you to the Old Town or to the courtyards of art nouveau houses with secret gems of greenery, white benches and rose bushes that provide unexpected peace in the midst of the city. Be sure to pay a visit to the traditional cafés, classic Czech pubs, cinemas and theaters. National Theater near the river has a lot to offer to foreigners. Go to the river bank and enjoy live music and drinks while watching a sunset behind Prague Castle.
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