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Hotel Octagon

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Akifa Seremeta 48, Sarajevo 71000, Bosnia and Herzegovina
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Ranked #7 of 53 Hotels in Sarajevo
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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North Easton, Massachusetts
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45 reviews 45 reviews
21 hotel reviews
181 helpful votes 181 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at the Hotel Octagon for two nights, on either end of a trip to Medjugorje. It is very conveniently located to Sarajevo Airport, a walk of a quarter mile or so through a safe enough residential quarter. We were greeted warmly on our first arrival, even though it was quite late, and were helped bringing our (heavy) suitcases... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

This is a very clean, comfortable and friendly family hotel. They have great beds, spacious rooms and great TV/internet setup. It is very nearby the airport (easy to reach by foot), but there is no noise. Although it is located outside the city centre, Sarajevo taxi service is very cheap and easy to reach so it is no problem to... More

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Monterey, California
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52 reviews 52 reviews
39 hotel reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Really, other reviewers? Huh. This is one of those "I'm not sure about trusting TA" experiences. Pros: It is, indeed, very close to the airport. Just walk two blocks to the main road, cross it (there's no crosswalk or light --not sure I'd recommend this with kids), and walk to/past the gate. There were airport employees doing the same thing.... More

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Thirsk England
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

I was to stay at Pansion Harmony; it was all confirmed by Hostelworld. Then TravelMed (Who? Why?) took part in the action and queried my debit card. It had just worked and continued to work thereafter. TravelMed wanted my card details by FAX or e-mail, both insecure methods! No way! Harmony then curtly tells me: "You have no booking. There... More

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Frankfurt, Germany
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

The hotel is clean and nice, the personnel very friendly and helpful. Fast WLAN connection for no charge. Very close (5 minutes walk) from the airport. By taxi it takes about ten minutes to the city center or to the train/bus main station. The rooms are very quiet. Overall I can only heartily recommend this hotel.

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Penang Island, Malaysia
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2014

Very near airport, 5 minutes walking, friendly and helpful staff. Anything you need just ask. No problem if you arrive late or have flight very early morning, Will definitely stay there again on my next exit from B&H.

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Vienna, Austria
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72 reviews 72 reviews
47 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2013

I had a short notice visit to Sarajevo and hotel was reccomended by the customer. I must say I was pleasantly surprised. + Hotel is 5 min walk form the Airport which was very useful for me. + Rooms are spacious and really well furnished. + It is clean everywhere and it is quite. + Staff is really friendly and... More

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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24 reviews 24 reviews
21 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2013

It really is just a five minute walk from the airport. The service was very friendly and helpful. It is basically an "inn" style hotel, like you see across the Balkans, so expect a little rough charm in the lobby and rooms. But it was clean and fit the bill for the price. I arrived very late but the woman... More

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Australia
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131 reviews 131 reviews
53 hotel reviews
206 helpful votes 206 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013

I stayed here 5 nights on a tourism trip. The hotel location is only a 5 minute walk from the airport. Although it is not near Sarajevo’s historic centre the location was practical for my itinerary and for the early flight I had to catch on the day I checked out. There is a trolley-bus stop a couple of minutes... More

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The Hague, The Netherlands
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82 reviews 82 reviews
37 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2013

This hotel is ideal place to stay for all those having early morning flights from Sarajevo International Airport at Butmir, Bosnia and Herzegovina. Located at a walking distance from the entrance to the Airport, it is easily accessible by foot. Rooms are nicely furnished, with TV and Internet access, and the entire atmosphere combines something of a domestic guesthouse with... More

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Address: Akifa Seremeta 48, Sarajevo 71000, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Location: Bosnia and Herzegovina > Sarajevo Canton > Sarajevo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Octagon 3*
Number of rooms: 15
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