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ELMI Hotel

3.5 of 5 42-44 Panglima Sudirman, Surabaya, Indonesia
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

The hotel and the rooms itself are (significantly) dated, but clean and ok. The staff is very friendly and well trained. However, the pool is really disgusting, very dirty with hair and other stuff floating at the surface. After our arrival we pointed the reception to this and asked if the pool could be cleaned, but nothing ever happened during... More 

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33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

We only stayed here overnight but found it very well appointed. The restaurant is 24 hours so ideal for travellers and the food was good. Breakfast gave a wide selection. The only thing we could see lacking was a personal safety deposit box in the rooms - but safe deposit spots were offered at the front desk. Plenty of places... More 

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28 reviews 28 reviews
22 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

For the value, this hotel is fine. Although the property can use some renovations, things mostly worked ok. The bed quality is good, although the noise level outside can be a nuance if you are looking for a good night of sleep. Location-wise, it's about 20 to 30 minute cab ride to anywhere, which is actually good for Surabaya and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Only goes to elmi for meeting room. The hotel is old, but once you eat you will not stop. The food is great!!!! Never been dissapointing, polite and helpfull hotel crew. Perfect location but bad parking lot. It so limited.

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20 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

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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16 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 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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18 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 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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55 reviews 55 reviews
21 hotel reviews
56 helpful votes 56 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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25 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 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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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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Address: 42-44 Panglima Sudirman, Surabaya, Indonesia
Location: Indonesia > Java > East Java > Surabaya
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — ELMI Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 140
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Also Known As:
ELMI Hotel Surabaya, Java
Hotel Style:
#20 Spa Hotel in Surabaya

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