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Hotel Mara

1A Toporasilor St., Sinaia 2180, Romania (Formerly Holiday Inn)
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Ranked #20 of 26 Hotels in Sinaia
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4 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Just perfect hotel to stay for a retreat, good food, pool is great personnel is polite and the surroundings...breath taking! Visit Romania, beautiful country with beautiful people There is a very good hiking oportunity here, not to mention the sky resorts within the area :)

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Chicago, Illinois
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99 helpful votes 99 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sinaia is a beautiful resort town in the Carpathian mountains, a place with breathtaking views and stylish architecture. A residence city for the king of Romania and for the royal family. Here you find one of the most beautiful castles in Europe, the Peles Palace. It is just amazing. This beautiful place does not have a luxury hotel or resort,... More 

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Romania
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50 reviews 50 reviews
34 hotel reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

A hotel that has a good infrastructure , but many years have passed over it . The rooms are spacious but the furniture is very old , carpet is not so clean . The hotel has an air of old hotel , lifeless . Does located quite far from the center of the resort. The only good point is that... More 

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Bucharest, Romania
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

This hotel used to be something, now it is not. Even worse, it is owned by the state, the protocol agency of the government. This means that if you come as regular tourist you will pay more and get less than the state officials. Actually you will pay part of their bill. When it comes to the location, it is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

This is really good hotel if you are staying in Sinaia. Rooms are spacious with big balconies overlooking the mountains. It's really amazing to drink your morning coffee while enjoying the amazing view on the forest that's all around. Breakfast was great. Staff is very kind. I hadn't chance to use the pool area, but my boyfriend said it was... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014

This used to be a 5 star hotel and it shows. Very large rooms, a bit outdated by modern standards. Certainly some improvements are required. Nice comfy beds, except maybe for the pillows. Good food, and even the staff was alright. Great swimming pool but maybe too much chlorine. Great views.

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Bucharest, Romania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014

PLUS: I went at Mara hotel a few days ago and I liked the pool very much. It is an out door & in door pool and they have a jacuzzi pool also. MINUS: The carpet was very old and the bathtub also very old.

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Bucharest, Romania
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38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2012 via mobile

This is an old hotel, but the reception si modern and the rooms are simple but nice and clean with great views from both of the hotel sides. I recomend you the rooms from the upler floors because in the week-ends you might hear noise from the club located at the base of the hotel or from some party that's... More 

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Bucharest, Romania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2012

Large rooms with TV, fridge, air conditioning tube, large balcony and a view of the hotel from enviable. Large bathroom with tub 2 meters, with permanent hot water with hairdryer. Very nice restaurant with very good food and cook more, fresh. large parking without fee, parking. Modern sercivii range: disco, swimming pool, sauna, irish bar, english bar, piano bar. Heated... More 

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Oslo
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42 reviews 42 reviews
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21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2012

I was there with work for a large conference and I had a junior suit, 8th floor. The view was great. The place is outdatet, but it was surely a ok place to be. I found it clean (with few small exceptions), and the service was alright. The staff was very nice. The food is aboundant, with a large choice.... More 

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