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Arbat House Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Skatertny Lane, 13, Moscow 121069, Russia (Formerly Melody Hotel)
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Ranked #107 of 247 Hotels in Moscow
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

warm, clean and friendly hotel in Moscow, walking distance from Arbat on a quiet street. i stayed here several times. breakfast is OK, friendly staff. rooms are clean. in some places it could do with updated decoration but the room i stayed in was thoroughly modern with smart tv and a beautiful balcony

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Stayed here for 2 nights in September. Good location in a nice area. It is one of those hotels which has a nice lobby but then when you get 'behind' the scenes it is a little shabby and could definitely do with a makeover. Having said that, it was clean and comfortable enough so if you are just looking for... More

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34 reviews 34 reviews
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

Not sure if you find this or not, but nothing's perfect. That might seem like stating the obvious, but sometimes I think I've almost found the perfect hotel room and then there's something niggly that goes and ruins it. In the case of the Arbat House Hotel in Moscow – conveniently located very close to Red Square and, of course,... More

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35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014 via mobile

The location of this hotel is ideal for both the 'Old' and 'New' Arbat Street's, and the Arbatskaya Metro Station. It is also about a 15 minute walk to the Kremlin. We checked in on 04/09 and were allocated a nice quiet room on the ground floor at the back of the hotel. We found that the staff seemed to... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014 via mobile

The rooms are comfortable, wifi, dinner and breakfast good and the staff are helpful. Both the metro and the red bus were 5 minutes walk away and you could walk to the Kremlin and Red Square in 15-20 minutes.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

It is really good hotel with very nice restaurant and food. Breakfast was excellent, traditional Russian food with good service. Location is just a few minutes far from Arbat street and 15 minutes walk from Kremlin. Excellent. Enjoy in your holiday.

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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

The location is perfect, although the street is not very quite, but it not very annoying with closed windows. The room was spacey enough. The air-conditioning works properly. The breakfast is basic, but generally ok (and is included in the room price). The bed was really bad: old, uncomfortable, squeaking, some supporting parts were broken. The WiFi signal wasn't very... More

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Avon, Colorado
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

The location and ease of this hotel made my first trip to Russia one to remember! Breakfast and transfer service a plus! We were able to walk to the Kremlin, Red Square, Arbat Mall with ease. The subway was also near by which helped!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

This is one of those hotels that you forget you have ever stayed in once you leave. The only bright side of this hotel was a very cute cafe where you have breakfast and that's really all. Rooms are too tight and quite modest, almost old. WiFi worked so bad.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014 via mobile

The hotel is wonderful and in a great location, sadly the front desk staff are rude, disinterested and unhelpful. I had booked a transfer to the airport, when I check out I told reception that I was waiting for a transfer to the airport. Despite being the only person in reception with two large bags, when the driver asked for... More

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Address: Skatertny Lane, 13, Moscow 121069, Russia (Formerly Melody Hotel)
Location: Russia > Central Russia > Moscow
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Arbat House Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 75
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