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The Metropolitan Express

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   6323 International Drive, Orlando, FL 32819 (Florida Center)
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 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
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

When I read the reviews I was a quite worried. This is NOT a five set hotel but you get what you pay for. Most of the staff are friendly and helpful, I would say there is only one person who isn't. Our room was large and on the whole pretty clean. I did get a bit of cleaner for... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The room was basic, a little run down but not too shabby. The bathroom was the same. However for the type of stay we needed it was a great location on international drive, close to universal studios and shopping outlets, and as all we needed was a place to sleep we didn't have any complaints. The price was fair to... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Despite all the bad reviews I'm seeing about the Metropolitan, I enjoyed my three night stay here. It has a perfect location; it's surrounded by gift shops and restaurants, and it's right across the street from the Wet N' Wild water park. The room rates are also pretty cheap. The rooms are clean, comfortable, and quiet. They also have fridges... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Cheap hotel, location is great, condition is ok but not the best, 2 lamps did not work, toilet had stains... breakfast is very basic. Overall this hotel is not great but very affordable, ok for the price paid.

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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29 reviews 29 reviews
10 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Currently at the Metropolitan express , watching all the painting going on making the hotel look really nice with yellow walls with orange trim , they have made a start on upgrading the 1st floor with new bath tubs and showers new carpets , all looking very nice . Like any remodelling it takes a time as this is a... More

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Sao Paulo, SP
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I saw some bad reviews about this hotel but I can say that for the cost it is an excellent hotel. I stayed at the hotel in January some years ago but I have just booked it again for next December. The hotel does not offer a lot: just breakfast but it was good for a continental breakfast. Muffins, coffee... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

If you take away the shabby condition, the poor breakfast, the customer "service", the smell of humidity in the room, and the less than punctual shuttle, it's actually quite a decent place for sleeping after visiting the amusement parks. Don't expect a place that you will want to spend a significant amount of time in, though. The location is good,... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I when to this hotel 6 years ago and because I was great I'm returning in October, I know people that have stayed at this hotel this year and had no problems, I was a little worried to return after reading the bad reviews but after reading about more hotels on I drive some of them are worse than this... More

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Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

So I had read the reviews and expected old, worn down, loud, maybe smelly. It was cheap so I can put up with a lot. However, I cannot tolerate lack of respect. I arrived a little after 2PM and asked to check in. I was told brusquely that check-in time is 4PM. I've traveled a lot and have never been... More

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Lisbon, Portugal
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25 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I guess the title says everything.... The lobby is the image/reflection of the hotel - Dirty, Old, Obsolete and Damaged. You don't need to look for details to see how bad is it. This hotel is like a ride in a theme parks...as you walk to the room your pulse gets faster and faster, as you see the corridors, stairs... More

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Address: 6323 International Drive, Orlando, FL 32819
Location: United States > Florida > Central Florida > Orlando > Florida Center
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — The Metropolitan Express 2.5*
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Metropolitan Express Hotel Orlando
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