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Boutique Hotel Hippocampus

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Stari Grad 489, Kotor 85330, Montenegro
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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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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The hotel is located in a perfect spot in the old town of Kotor. Kotor is just as pretty and interesting as Dubrovnik, but without the masses of people. This little hotel is tucked right in the old town in a very convenient location. The hotel itself is extremely nice, stylish, and comfy. The staff was so helpful and gave... More 

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Amazing little hotel inside the old town walls. Very friendly and helpful staff, all always happen to answer questions. We booked via a third party site who got the deposit wrong - to make up for this the hotel upgraded our room without any additional charge. Breakfast was lovely, eating on the roof terrace made it even better. We had... More 

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Sydney
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The old town of Kator is much more authentic and low key than Dubrovnik. Before our stay the friendly staff helped plan our travels to and from Croatia and Montenegro. A warm welcome on a arrival paved the way for a great stay. Comfortable contemporary design amongst heritage soul. Decent coffee, good breakfast and overall very good value that exceeded... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

The Boutique Hotel Hippocampus is in an incredibly good position within the old town of Kotor. Delightfully quirky and comfy room. But......our room on the first floor looked directly across the narrow lane to a pub and we couldn't have windows open. The pub was only about 2 metres from our windows. Would hate to be there over a busy... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

A beutifully refurbished boutique hotel in the old city. The shower was to die for and the room was lovely. They also have a rooftop seating area which seems to be a well kept secret but it was lovely to sit out there having a drink, listening to the bells ring and looking out over the rooftops. My best hint... More 

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Advised to stay here by a friend, we found the Hippocampus to be conveniently located in the Old City in Kotor, not far from one of the gates and parking. The hotel has fewer than a dozen rooms, and each are decorated in a new, modern theme. Windows open out onto the charming old town streets below. Rooms offer cable... More 

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Belle Plagne
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

Really charming hotel in the old town. Very comfortable rooms with all amenities, wifi access in the rooms and delicious breakfast with home made jams and local honey. But above all the service was very friendly and professional. Strongly recommend a stay here.

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Ilha do Mel, PR
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

It was our first visit to Montenegro, Kotor is a charming old town...one of the nicest one we ever visited... Hotel is nicely done, wonderful architecture work. Rooms, furniture, china, linens top quality.... Internet was not working during our stay, was back only the last hour.... Breakfast had a good menu choice. Hotel was too pricey.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

Such a well laid out and top of the range boutique hotel, centrally located in the old town The staff were amazing, even got me a birthday cake as they found out it was my 30th while I was staying there But as the other reviews say, room 103 is to be avoided, there is a small bar across the... More 

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Geneva, Switzerland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

This is a stylish hotel with good location in the old town. The service and the breakfast is excellent. However, there are two points to bring out : 1) the toilet in our room is with transparent glass, even within a couple, certain privacy will be good. The crew was kind to offer us another room but it's not as... More 

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