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ELMI Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   42-44 Panglima Sudirman, Surabaya, Indonesia
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Ranked #30 of 74 hotels in Surabaya
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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28 reviews 28 reviews
20 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

iv stayed here a few times this time the room we wanted was gone and they had fixed up some rooms but all was still good as before room very clean big tv clean carpets nice big bed we booked ourselves in for 4nites and my nephew and wife for 2 they was happy in the basic room as its... More

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Bandung, Indonesia
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30 reviews 30 reviews
11 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

I was stayed on this hotel around October 2013, after evacuated patient to Surabaya Hospital. It was a nice hotel, comfortable room, even it is an old hotel. I stayed on 3rd floor, with city view. There is a bathtub on the bathroom, the hot and cold water is well preserved. Soap, towel, lotion, tea, coffee, and hot water are... More

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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59 reviews 59 reviews
16 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2014

This is an old fashioned hotel but they take their maintenance seriously.. even an old telephones is still working.. everything is well maintenanced.. they dont have a lot of options for breakfast but its enough for me to start a new day.. best location.. free shuttle to severals malls around hotel.. nice and fast response staffs.. i like their swimming... More

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48 reviews 48 reviews
19 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2013

The hotel is also located in the city centre which you can navigate easily. The hotel and room design is outdated but the service is quite good. Also, this hotel is a good value and worth a try, but I think the hotel needs to be refreshed.

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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84 reviews 84 reviews
23 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2013

I have been back to have dinner in the Coffee shop of Elmi Hotel since (at least) 23 years ago. I have to say they have not changed the menu and the taste much. The decoration of the restaurant, the menu cards, the music and the musicians, even the taste of the food are still like what would find twenty... More

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17 reviews 17 reviews
6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2013

I have been staying in this hotel for twenty years. i hasn't changed at all and that is a good thing. It is a bit like time travelling into the mid-seventies but that is part of the charm. The hotel is very well managed, scrupulously clean and very comfortable. The Elmi Coffee Shop which opens 24-7 is one of the... More

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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57 reviews 57 reviews
9 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2013

We stayed there for 1 night going home from our Malang trip. Hubby was not really sure in the beginning since it looked old, worried that it would not be clean enough, but we tried it anyway. Turns out the hotel is quite ok and comfortable. Surprisingly the breakfast is good. If we go to Surabaya we will consider to... More

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5 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2013

Since I was new in Surabaya, I never thought that ELMI building is actually ELMI and it is a hotel because there are so many trees without any sign on the name of the hotel that we can see from the street. The exterior and interior of the hotel shows that this hotel was build maybe around 70s or 80s.... More

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4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2013 via mobile

Not recommended. Very old. Pest issues. You can get much better hotels in Surabaya for the same price. The staff is polite n helpful. They have a nice pool. The bar has an happy hour and is cheap. I stayed for two nights and moved to another hotel.

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4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2013

We stayed here more times over the years we visited. Although the hotel is quite old, about 35 years, and the rooms have never been updated, the shower has! Very good shower, the rooms are clean and big enough for 2. The pool is the best feature! Big,big, big!!! The breakfast is meanly asia orientated. Very helpfull at reception and... More

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Address: 42-44 Panglima Sudirman, Surabaya, Indonesia
Location: Indonesia > Java > East Java > Surabaya
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — ELMI Hotel 3*
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