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Old City Hotel

Michalska street 2 | 81102, Bratislava 81101, Slovakia
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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41 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This hotel is in such a convenient location right in the historic centre of Bratislava which made seeing all the sights during the day and enjoying the night life really easy. The hotel was quiet despite being on a busy street and the room was very nicely decorated. The staff were very friendly and happy to help, always saying hello... More 

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Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany
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71 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You have to be a young, budget-oriented person to enjoy this place. While it is in the ped zone, which is nice, that means you have to drag your luggage a substancial distance to get to the hotel in the first place, no taxi can drop you off. Then you need to climb numerous stair cases. You also have to... More 

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Berkshire
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47 reviews
34 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The hotel IS very central and convenient for walking around BUT they lied on the description, advertising "free parking". They don't have any parking at all as the hotel is in the centre of a pedestrian area, so you can't even drive to it to drop off bags. On finally getting to the hotel (by coasting through the centre on... More 

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Holmfirth, United Kingdom
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10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

After reading the reviews on here ..I must admit I was apprehensive. First impressions though are perfect location! Right in the heart of the old town. There are around 80 steps to climb up to the reception, (who was very friendly and helpful) but its worth it for the views of the town from our tidy/clean and modern room 8.... More 

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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

Stayed here as a group of 5 people in two separate rooms during European travels in June 2015. The location is really great, probably one of the best. It is right in the heart of the old town in Bratislava. This is if you don't count the massive amount of stairs to actually get up to the reception area, not... More 

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UK
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5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

Do not believe the hotel description. The reception is 82 stairs up from the road. There is no lift. My room was an additional 20 stairs up. For people with luggage to carry, or for people who are not so fit, this is a disaster. And furthermore, the hotel description gave no indication and I feel deceived. The rooms are... More 

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Washington, District of Columbia, District of Columbia, United States
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

This hotel is a hole in the wall, we almost walked past it when headed there from the train station! And there's a hefty number of stairs to climb (three floors, I believe) to get to the reception desk. The place isn't fancy, but it has some eastern european old-world charm to it, I suppose. Our bed was actually two... More 

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Madrid, Spain
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31 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 via mobile

Just in city centre,in the old city.Old hotel renewed. Nice rooms.There is no elevator and there are a lot of stairs.Very kind & helpful staff, the rooms are well decorated & very clean.They do not accept credit cards, weard!! I recommend to stay here.

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Monza, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

Nice big room in the heart of the city center, close to attractions and restaurants and shops. A little bit of noise during night time but in the end it was a very good deal. I would recommend this hotel if you want to have fun in bratislava at a quite low price. P.S.: I appreciated that they charge me... More 

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Trondheim, Norway
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

The old city hotel has a great location in the old city. Pubs and restaurants all over the place. Just a couple of minutes walking to the city centre. No breakfast when we stayed there, but WiFi is there. Staff didn't speak English, but we somehow got by.

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