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Hotel Arka

5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Bitpazarska 90 / 2, Skopje 1000, Republic of Macedonia
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Ranked #18 of 56 hotels in Skopje
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014
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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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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Channel Islands
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46 reviews 46 reviews
12 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

Stayed for a week at 88 euros per night. It's an OK hotel, very quiet, saw no more than 6 other guests in a week. Located just off the bazaar, 10 minutes walk from the Stone Bridge. Some interesting sights very close by, two hamams, 2 caravanserai, the green market. The approach to the hotel is untidy, unprepossessing and dirty.... More

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Horsham Uk
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46 reviews 46 reviews
26 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

Not as good as other hotels for the same price. I previously stayed at the hotel Duvet, they are both the same price at about 80 to 90 euros a night and this hotel is not as nice as the Duvet. The hotel is in a central location walking distance of the city centre and the hotel has a nice... More

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Rome, Italy
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147 reviews 147 reviews
44 hotel reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

I have been there for 3 nights for business. Good location, near the old city and the new one. Big and clean room, nice the breakfast room at the last floor around a little swimming pool. For italian style isn't a real 5 star hotel, but, howevere, the people is very kind and professional. WiFi doesn't work well in the... More

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6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2013

I spent two nights at this hotel. Overall my experience was positive, and I shall return when the occasion arises again. The hotel benefits from a great location at the old bazaar district. Staff were exceptionally courteous, helpful and polite. The room (mine was on the fifth floor) was very spacious, clean and comfortable. Other services which were included were... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2013 via mobile

The pool is in the middle if the restaurant on the 7th floor with a beautiful view of Skopje. Lovely area above the restaurant with bar and very attentive staff. We booked a suite which was nice. Big bathroom but water went everywhere when having a shower. Good location easy walk into the middle of Skopje and what a sight.... More

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New York City, New York
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129 reviews 129 reviews
16 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2013

The rooms are beautiful and the staff accommodating but it is difficult to get into the main entrance and the pool was closed. That was a bit disappointing. Each room is different and creatively done. Most views are over the city.

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Espoo, Finland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2013

I spent four nights in this hotel during a business trip. I have no prior experience of hotels in Macedonia. The plusses are a great location at the old bazaar district, helpful and polite personnel, and ok facilities for my needs inluding free internet access which is slow but usable. A small minus was the Imam, who woke me up... More

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Antalya, Turkey
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35 reviews 35 reviews
5 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2013

We are very satisfied with this hotel. It is located at the very central section of the city. The staff is very kind and helpful..The rooms are specious the bathroom has got both a shower and a tub..The thing liked most is the study table in the room.

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Vilnius, Lithuania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

I had a pleasure to stay in one of the 6 floor suites with the view towards the old town, bath in a open space and really nice huge space for work, sleeping. Because of its location in the old town, many sites were at short distance from the hotel. The building itself is built during soviet times, not the... More

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2013

The hotel was located right in the old tourist part of Skopje. There is a lot to see in the area and the main square is only couple of minutes away by foot. I really liked the view from my room, and you can see the whole city from the rooftop bar. The price was very reasonable and staff was... More

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Address: Bitpazarska 90 / 2, Skopje 1000, Republic of Macedonia
Location: Republic of Macedonia > Skopje Region > Skopje
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:5 star — Hotel Arka 5*
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