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Europa Hotel

310 Columbus Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94133
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Europa Hotel
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    1.5 of 5 stars
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Baltimore, Maryland
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36 reviews 36 reviews
28 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I really don't want to write this negative review but for the benefit of others I am compelled to write it. I was there for 2 nights in a Queen room and this is the worst hotel I have ever stayed. 1. The room was very small without bathroom. 2. The bathrooms and toilets were at the end of the... More 

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Fresno, California
5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

I read awful reviews about this place, so I had really low expectations. I actually tried cancelling after reading about bugs and rodents, but I would have had to pay for this place plus another. We booked this place because of its budget-friendly rate ($50 online) and because of it being only a 10 minute walk to the embarcadero. I... More 

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Moscow, Russia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

The place is full of flying and crawling insects everywhere: in the bathroom, in the corridor, in our room, on the walls, and (!) ticks in bed. And yes, they bite and suck our blood. Terrible place. Not worth it at all

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27 reviews 27 reviews
25 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

We stayed here for 1 night, and only for sleeping. It has a good location and rooms are fine. It is also clean. Internet runs well, and the staff is also nice and helpful. It was cheap so was totally worth it.

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Varpalota, Hungary
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21 reviews 21 reviews
7 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

... but maybe in the whole world. If I had the chance to go somewhere else during these 3 nights, I would have been grateful to leave. Not only the badbugs, the extremely loud music over 4 different striptease bars in its corner, but the terrible condition of room interior. After first night we asked to change room - was... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

If I couldn't give it no star I would. This place cost us $90 for the night but I've stayed in a $49 hotel and had a better experience than this. Firstly we arrived at the hotel and to the left was a brothel and to the right was an adults shop followed by a massive flight of stairs with... More 

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Sofia, Bulgaria
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

the room is pretty shabby, no wind at all, summer time can't stay there. public bathroom is ok clean.no free bags storage!!!!! the location is convenience. oh, no escalator. NOT WORTH THE COST. pillow cases weren't changed.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

Homeless person passed out on front stoop, small dirty room with no ventilation directly over the front door of the Condor Club, noisy crowds, street cars, ambulances, fire trucks, then the garbage trucks (with smell) till 3:00 AM. No working remote for the TV, bathroom filthy, sheets ripped (glad I had my sleeping bag), Internet connection kept resetting (had to... More 

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Prague, Hlavni Mesto Praha, Czech Republic
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

We wanted something cheap and near harbour in SF but this place was just horrible. All people there are junkies or really weird, we didnt feel safe, our room was dirty and with bedbugs. Shared bathrooms at the hallway are one big disaster. Dont you ever stay there

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

You would definately expect more for that price. Little bit smelly. The receptionists are not very serviceminded. There was no air conditioning in the room. The shared restrooms are ok, expected worde. It's would be an ok budget stay if the price was lower.

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