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Hotel Gurko

Gurko Str. 33, Veliko Tarnovo 5000 , Bulgaria
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
Adrian H Chippenham, United Kingdom
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Chippenham, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
7 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We cannot praise Hoel Gurko enough. We spent four nights with them in an absolutely excellent room and then three more because we changed our polans about where we were moving next. The second room was not quite so good but we coild not complain because most rooms were already booked and we were lucky to get one. Both rooms... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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31 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here in June 2014, en route from Varna to Montenegro. Our room (#19) was huge, with a great bathroom, but it didn't have the sort of view that the front rooms get (maybe it was cheaper? We didn't ask, so don't know, as it was one of their last rooms). It is close to the main streets of... More

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67 reviews 67 reviews
27 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fabulous location in Veliko's Old Town on a narrow street with a sharp drop down to the river below and great views. Our room was spacious and had a balcony which was lovely. Breakfast was basic but good. Staff were smiling and helpful but had limited English language. Would stay there again both for location and wonderful traditional Bulgarian atmosphere.... More

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Bucharest, Romania
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21 reviews 21 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

Everything was perfect with them. The value for the money is huge. Clean rooms, impressive "old" furniture, got a room with a super nice view too. Everything worked and the lady from the reception was very helpful and kind. You can park your car in the garage too which was great. Best hotel in Veliko Tanovo by far.

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Somerset, UK
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200 hotel reviews
417 helpful votes 417 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

We chose this hotel because of its good reviews on Tripadvisor and I guess we were pretty satisfied. It's a charming little place with fantastic views. Our room on the top floor was clean enough but the furnishings were starting to look a touch tatty and the bed was really uncomfortable. Nice views from our balcony though. We ate dinner... More

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Bucharest, Romania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

Travelled to Veliko Tarnovo in May 2014 with 4 lady friends. The service was very good, from the very proactive attitude of the hosts that parked our car in the garage to the luggage help we got and the spacious rooms with nice view. The street is rather narrow but you can still find parking places. The way to the... More

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Sofia, Bulgaria
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

I have stayed there several times. The roomes are big, the location ist great in an old quarter with a great view and the prices are reasonable. Also go to the restaurant, they offer great "vkusno" Bulgarian dishes (try the "tschuke burek"). Several Bulgarians told me, that this is typical Bulgarian cuisine.

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Bucharest
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83 reviews 83 reviews
24 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

Just got back from a weekend at the Gurko in Bulgaria. This little hotel is loaded with character! The dining room has a huge fireplace and plenty of Bulgarian flavour. We loved it here! We sat outside each morning in the sun and drank out coffee before tucking into the delicious breakfast (included) and the hospitality was very welcoming. Rooms... More

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Swakopmund, Namibia
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

We had a very nice stay for two nights at Gurko Hotel in February 2014. We were accommodated with a studio room which was a nice fit for my wife and I and 4 small children. It was quiet, and central,with a nice view of the river. On the first day we could smell cigarette smoke on our floor, but... More

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Sofia
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29 reviews 29 reviews
19 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

The hotel has a perfect location – right in the heart of the very picturesque old town with easy access to downtown and the historic hill Tsarevets. Most rooms have superb view to the meander of river Yantra just opposite to the Assenides monument. Rooms are very clean and spacious with stylish wooden furniture. The hotel is family-run and the... More

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Address: Gurko Str. 33, Veliko Tarnovo 5000 , Bulgaria
Location: Bulgaria > Veliko Tarnovo Province > Veliko Tarnovo
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Gurko Hotel Veliko Turnovo

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