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2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Piata Rosetti 5, Bucharest, Romania
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Ranked #74 of 162 Hotels in Bucharest
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014
David T County Tyrone, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Iasi, Romania
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very good location, old hotle, bad smell, needs several renovation.I was afraid to use elevator. At the same time, very good price for city center, right next to Piata Universitatii. I recommend only if u have no other solution for acomodation.

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County Tyrone, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

If you want a cheap, clean, inexpensive base from which to explore the Old Town of Bucharest,then look no further. The Old Town is quickly accessible on foot, and many of the other sights are in the immediate vicinity.The 24 hour Hotel Bar,is a useful addition to the "party traveller", if you fancy a pint and a pizza at 5-00... More 

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Bexhill on Sea, UK
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19 reviews 19 reviews
18 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

This is an inexpensive old fashioned hotel in the centre of the city. The Old Town which has vibrant nightlife is less than 10 minutes walk away, and most other sights are within 15 minutes walk. Rooms are clean and warm. Not suitable for elderly people or those with mobility problems. There is a small lift but to access this... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

The building is old and it has character. If you want to stay in the lap of luxury, this is not the place for you. It is perfectly good, but not swanky. However, if you'd like to stay somewhere really central, affordable, and pleasant, this is it. Our room was very cheap, and when we got there we were surprised... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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30 reviews 30 reviews
24 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

This hotel is SO easy to locate from drop off 783 airport bus.. a mere 2 mins walk from/to Piata Universitatii metro/square. All staff really helpful and friendly. My room was basic but clean .. and at £24 a night for an en suite with balcony over life in Piata Rosetti, this was a fanastic deal. Bucharest was wonderful and... More 

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New York City, New York
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31 reviews 31 reviews
26 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

this is not a review of the hotel but a review of the restaurant and bar downstairs! the banat is in the old part of Bucharest and the great thing about it as opposed to lipscani is that it's not gentrified yet. it's a little funky in parts but during the day I felt safe! as for the banat bar... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
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23 reviews 23 reviews
10 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

The spatious 3-room apartment was very old, but because of that rather charming, it was clean and everything worked including the air conditioning. We just wished the menu card for breakfast was translated, but we ordered the omelette which was quite ok., although the toast bread could have been toasted and instead of fanta, an orange juice would have been... More 

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Athens, Greece
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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

Very central location,there is a metro station near the hotel,very big rooms with a rather big bathroom,clean.Our room floor was squeaking but it was not a big problem for us.The building is a historical building and i point it out because it has a need for a renovation. The breakfast was simple but satisfying.It had drinks,some fruits,cereals,jam and butter and... More 

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Athens, Greece
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

We stayed on a triple room on the third floor. The third bed was not a real bed but a couch which was not comfy at all. It is a very old place that needs definitely renovation. The pictures shown in the website do not depict how the rooms really are. Although the cleaning is daily it doesn't seem to... More 

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

If you find the Centru Vechi a bit too busy or touristy then take a walk along Boulevard Carol 1 towards the Armenian Church. The area has some architectural gems and has a real feeling of faded grandeur. The terrasse at the Banat is a great place to people watch and to experience the feel of old unreconstructed Bucharest. Not... More 

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Address: Piata Rosetti 5, Bucharest, Romania
Location: Romania > Bucharest
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Banat 2*
Number of rooms: 19
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Also Known As:
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#10 Best Value Hotel in Bucharest

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