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Hotel Safir

Jagodica br.3 | Bascarsija, Sarajevo 71000, Bosnia and Herzegovina
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  • Location
    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
    5 of 5 stars
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Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
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193 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place could have been so much better and we were really quite disappointed. The location is really near the old town, but down a small alleyway off of a really cluttered side road. We chose to stay here because it was close to town and they say they have on site parking for 5 Euros a day, which we... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

My stay in the hotel lasted for just over a week. During the week I enjoyed the place, though the view from the window could be better and the bedsheets could've been changed at least once. Also I had to ask for toilet paper each and every time and my mascara and pants seemed as if they had been tried... More 

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New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

loved loved it in my opinion the location steps from salbil the old town square was perfect the staff was superb excellent service and manner so pleasant helpful catering cheerful clean clean clean cheerful rooms i was suppose to sate 3 days i did extend it to 7 days highly recommended to enjoy your stay in sarajevo

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Glastonbury, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Great location - five minutes from the Bascarcija bazaar and old town, nice rooms and good (free) breakfast. Staff were nice, funny and helpful. It might take a taxi driver a while to find it the first time, but then you get them to drop you off near Bascarcija and it's a very short walk. The location is really good,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

I believe this was my third stay in this small hotel. This time, I was given a card key which I could use to open the door, and I realized I did not see anybody at the reception often. My room which I stayed before has not changed much. Twin beds, bathroom, kitchen, a big closet, TV, etc. Wifi works... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

At first sight, it seems a small hotel. But, the rooms are comfortable (I had the n°4), the people there are nice, allways having a smile for you, readyt to help you... I had the feeling to be in a family. And of course, it really near the heart of the old town

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

We were pleasantly surprised by the bright and modern decor we found at Hotel Safir. In a small amount of square footage they managed a small kitchenette as well as a two beds, a desk, and a cute little bath. There were also some skylights that were strategically placed to let in some additional light during the shorter fall days.... More 

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Washington, DC
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2013

I spent very little time here, but this is a great spot for a base if you are in Sarajevo. Conveniently located, with friendly and helpful staff and rooms which are very nice and clean, just a bit spare. My only complaint is that the shower was missing part of its door and was quite small, but other than that... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2013

Perfect location. One min away from pigeon square yet very quiet at night. Some say it's difficult to find, can't agree: Sarajevo is easily navigable on foot, I never needed a map since the second day I was there. Just remember to turn right into the small alley when you see the big supermarket on your left across the street... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2013

The hotel is a little 'tucked away' but we located it quite readily being less than 2 minutes by foot from the Bascarsija tram stop. The location and external appearance of the hotel are initially a little daunting but inside everything is clean, modern and comfortable. The bedroom and ensuite were spacious with ample storage space and in good repair... More 

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