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Smart Selection Hotel Istra

Marsala Tita 143, Opatija 51410, Croatia
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Weston super Mare, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We have spent a week in Opatija in this hotel.It was a great vacation. Opatija was beautiful.The hotel itself could use some refurbishing,but the staff here is so brilliant that they easily make up for the slightly noise walls,and the bit older furniture.They looked after us with great care from day one till the finish.They just made our holiday.I can... More 

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Gyor, Hungary
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After looking at all the Hotels for Opatija, Croatia, this hotel had the best price and a indoor outdoor pool. It is a older hotel, so there is some wear and tear, but thats to be expected. Ask for a room on 1st floor, with Sea View. It has very nice balcony. There is no sandy beach at this hotel,... More 

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Bern, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

For the third time we spent a few days in Hotel "Istra" and are quite satisifed with everything. Hotel is clean and well organised, personal is very kind and profesional - on high level. The best is Hotel's position: just right on famous pedestrian path long 15 kilometres, with own beach and wonderful sight over entire Kvarner with islands and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

Hotel is great! We got a small room at the top of the hotel with the view at the sea. Room is small, but very clean. Bathroom is also very clean. Pool had a 36 degrees sea hot water. One bad thing is that was not aircondition in our room.

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Olpe, Germany
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

1) Location: on the path to Lovran, 400m from the beach of Opatija 2) Sea view: to the port side. Nice view. "Zero Ground" with nice balcony. Definitely with sea view. Otherwise you'll get a busy street with high traffic. 3) Restaurant: good. 4) Parking for the cars: very few. All places are used, even out-of season time. No parking... More 

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Zagreb, Croatia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

Here you get value for money. The best you can get for that small amount of Money. The place is family friendly and location is that great that you dont need a car at all. If you want to see the near place of Rijeka town, you can get there by bus for 2 euros. They have pool, beach is... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Both my wife and I had stayed in Rovinj last year and visited Red Island for the day and we decided then to come back this year but to stay at Hotel Istra. It proved to be a very good choice. We were upgraded to a Superior Room on arrival which had a sea view with the mainland. Do not... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

1. No aircondition! 2. The rooms are small and clastrophobic you can't open the suitcase. 3.the hotel is on a noisy street.behined the hotel there is diskotek and we couldn't sleep. 4.the window shutters are broken, the windows are not functioning. 5. The bathroom is so small and no place for nothing! 6.no parking place. 7. The stuf are friendly... More 

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Cork, Ireland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Other people have commented on the value of this hotel, but at €125 in total for one night I cannot agree. The halls and room had new carpet, which is nice, but should it be the same hard wearing carpet in your room? At least that was clean and new. The curtains have been there since the fall of Tito... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

We stayed here as a family for the second time in July this year. We were not disappointed. The hotel is clean and fresh. The location is beautiful, with fabulous sunsets and it adds to the holiday experience being on an island and needing to catch the hotel boat to visit Rovinj and the mainland. During our last stay we... More 

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