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Hotel Boutique Barbakan

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Kosicka 15, Levoca 05401, Slovakia
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Ranked #4 of 4 hotels in Levoca
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Budapest, Hungary
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66 reviews 66 reviews
36 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The place has excellent location, just a few meters from the main square of the city. The staff is extremely friendly, they were attending to any of our special needs, e.g. providing medical drugs, or fixing electricity issues immediately. The hotel is an old merchant building, it has steep stairs and no elevator - a real challenge to climb up... More

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Boxford, Massachusetts
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107 reviews 107 reviews
29 hotel reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Levocha was all around disappointing, but the cold, rainy weather (45 degrees daytime high in mid June), probably had something to do with it. The hotel needs lots of updating. The room was very large and clean, but furnishings were worn and outdated. Decor ran towards really awful looking huge plastic flower arrangements. There are no elevators and getting our... More

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Winston Salem, North Carolina
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2013

Charming old-world hotel in architecturally beautiful and tidy walled town. Very close to town square, Cathedral of St. James and Master Pavol Museum. Lighted view of Maryanska Shrine visible from our rear bedroom window. Large soaking tub was welcome after a day's hiking at Spis Castle and Spisske Kapitula. There is no elevator, however, and this may be a problem... More

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Brno, Czech Republic
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34 reviews 34 reviews
11 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2013

Staff were very friendly and helpful as we arrived late and the chef kept the kitchen open for us. The hotel decor is dated. Our room had plastic plants and a hand held shower over the bath. There was no lift and we had to go up some quite steep narrow steps. Our room only had skylights so I could... More

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Surrey
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42 reviews 42 reviews
11 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013

This was the best in terms of standard of room of the three places we stayed in during our trip to Slovakia. However it was also the most expensive though still cheap compared to UK prices. There is no doubt that this hotel needs a gentle makeover as it has seen better days but the room was clean and comfortable,... More

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Toronto, Canada
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26 reviews 26 reviews
12 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2013

I was not expecting too much from this hotel so I did not get disappointed. The entire inside of the hotel could use a big face-lift. The room on the 1st floor (no lift) was OK with a hard bed, a very heavy cover and too flat pillow. There was a smell from the bad drainage in the bathroom that... More

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Krakow
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77 reviews 77 reviews
19 hotel reviews
85 helpful votes 85 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2012

More than a dozen years ago I stayed at the Barbakan and not much has changed since...There are other nicer hotels in Levoca but if you are travelling with a dog this will be the place where you will stay... Arriving on a VERY hot day we were given a room on the top floor, reached by a number of... More

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Victoria
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54 reviews 54 reviews
27 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2012

We absolutely loved this one! It has a great location, easy to find, lovely staff, a good breakfast.. All in all it was a great experience. The room we had was lovely and very clean, it even had a big, huge bathtub, which was a nice change from all the tiny shower stalls in Europe. The only complaint we had... More

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Ottawa
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47 reviews 47 reviews
32 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2011

My cousin made all the reservations as he showed us Slovakia. Levoca is a heritage site and also has a church on the hill where Pope John Paul II said a mass for a million people. The hotel was a pleasant surprise. We had parking in the back but there is no elevator. Our room was on the second floor... More

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Ostrava
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69 reviews 69 reviews
52 hotel reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2010

Nice location, friendly staff, cozy and clean rooms

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Address: Kosicka 15, Levoca 05401, Slovakia
Location: Slovakia > Presov Region > Levoca
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Boutique Barbakan 3*
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BARBAKAN Hotel is a small, luxurious 3* hotel with intimate atmosphere, boutique type. Located at the site of the historic center. Hotel offers a wide range of services at acceptable prices in the city. ... more   less 
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