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Hotel Sparre

Piispankatu 34, Porvoo 06100, Finland
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Ranked #4 of 4 hotels in Porvoo
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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English first
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

Horrible, it was dirty,with bad food,there was no reception, it is expensive for poor quality, it's noisy, the window was broken, very poor breakfast with no service, I would not recommend And I am surprise to read so many recommandations

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The Hague, The Netherlands
19 reviews 19 reviews
6 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

Definitely a bad experience and far much expensive for what it is. the water from the shower took the entire night to drain and in the morning the bathroom was still like a swimming pool. TV remote control was not working, quite bad wifi; staff not very helpful. Breakfast was also not satisfactory. Porvoo is very little so it`s not... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014

The hotel has a central position, 2 minutes walk from the bus station and the old town. The size of the room is correct and there is a courtesy tray. What is surprising for me, because the price is not cheap, is that the room is only cleaned once a week and you have to ask for it. There is... More

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Naantali, Finland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2013

This place is excellent if you don't need any extreme luxury in your stay. Simple, clean, cheap, great location. Parking place downstairs. Absolutely no complaints what so ever but it is not the most romantic place ever. Price and quality are match made in heaven here.

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2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2013

I firstly want to say that I think very carefully before berating or criticising a business.I am not hot headed and consider the implications before I speak.But..... This hotel was nothing short of appalling.I appreciate that the cost of living in Finland is far higher than in the UK Nevertheless this hotel was about £100 a night. It is situated... More

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Terrace Bay, Canada
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2013

We were attending a wedding in Porvoo and required a room. Even though rooms had been set aside for guest, the hotel had no knowledge of the rate and no no knowledge of the reservations. The WiFi did not work at first. Assistance at the desk was poor. Finally able to get the WiFi to work. Parking was another special... More

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Vantaa, Finland
14 reviews 14 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2013

stayed here just before christmas for the night, hotel had a good location though the room was very tired and breakfast was poor so considering the price paid for the room overall a little underwhelming .

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Larsmo, Finland
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

The location is very good - the hotel is in the center of the town and a few minute's walk from the Old Town and the Cathedral of Porvoo. Many shops and restaurants very close. The room was functional, and the bathroom/shower was good. The hotel was apparently slightly understaffed, with only one person handling both the reception and the... More

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Espoo, Finland
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89 reviews 89 reviews
53 hotel reviews
130 helpful votes 130 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2013

The hotel is right next to the bus station, so the location is very convenient. The beautiful old town is a small walk away. There is a restarurant/bar across the street and there are excellent restaurants within walking distance. The room had sticky floors and the bathroom hadn't been cleaned very well. Breakfast is very basic. The hotel's decor is... More

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St. Petersburg
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2012

It was a pleasant weekend stay at a nice small hotel in Porvoo. The room was clean and bright and everything worth every penny. The hotel location is 10 mins of lazy walk to the old town. Staff very friendly and helpful. If to pick at, the room was 'pretty cool' at night - around 22 C, late October, with... More

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Address: Piispankatu 34, Porvoo 06100, Finland
Location: Finland > Southern Finland > Porvoo
Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Suites Wheelchair access
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Ranked #4 of 4 hotels in Porvoo
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Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Cosy , quiet hotel right in the centre of idyllic town of Porvoo. 40 Rooms with bathrooms. Buffet breakfast and free wi-fi included in the rates. ... more   less 
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