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BEST WESTERN Bistra & Galina

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8 Asparouh St, Ruse 7000, Bulgaria
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Ranked #4 of 8 Hotels in Ruse
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Burton on Trent
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a total of 11 days at this Hotel and found the rooms very clean,the service was very good food superb,I stayed here due to work not sure the area is a holiday place but locally there are plenty of bars and good restaurants. The area is typical old style Russia so its a bit drab but all food and... More 

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Sofia, Bulgaria
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very nice rooms, clean and artistic. Within a hairdryer, TV, telephone, mini fridge, free WI-FI. The staff is very polite. At the bar you can have a breakfast for an additional fee if you have not paid in advance breakfast. All over in the hotel there are many paintings, it is so art! Also the hotel is situated in the... More 

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Lawton, Oklahoma
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

Great place, we visited in December and was there new years eve. We were the only ones in the hotel but it was great. The breakfast was the only disappointment with very little variety and no choice of juices. However, if you know Ruse it lacks decent lodging and this would be considered on of the best.

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

The service was good. The people were polite and helpful. The room was fine, enough space for a reasonable price. There was space for our car which is good. The pool was big enough but the water was a little bit cold. The fitness department looked ok. The vapourbath was small but efficient. I really enjoyed it. I was especially... More 

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Bucharest, Romania
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19 reviews 19 reviews
14 hotel reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

Ruse is a little provincial Bulgarian town on the Romanian-Bulgarian Danube border, about an hour and a half drive away from Bucharest, capital of Romania. And currently under occupation. Of seagulls. Just 5 minutes’ walk from the Danube embankment, which in itself is a nice walk, there is a nice large park with old trees and benches and fountains and... More 

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Varna, Bulgaria
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44 reviews 44 reviews
27 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

A big disappointment.The hotel is four stars but does not meet more than 3.The price is very high.Very poor breakfast no fruit and vegetables.There is only one type of coffee if you want others must pay.Good location but will not go back more.

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Bucharest, Romania
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26 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2013

I don't come to Rousse often, but everytime I do I look forward to this hotel. I find it cozy and friendly. Top 3 things I like about it: 1. The service: I love that it has room service and that the staff is always very friendly and accomodating. It's like visiting an aunt: I get anything I ask for.... More 

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,Hexham,K
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21 reviews 21 reviews
12 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2012

Good central location but otherwise nothing special but not expensive. Pool a bit small but adequate for serious swimmer.You have to make an appointment to have a steam bath. poor breakfast with ghastly music. However, they turned it down when asked

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Cedaredge
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2012

Following a previous stay I rated this hotel with a "4"...now it struggles to get a "2". Let's start at the beginning. (1) As we struggled with a car load of luggage, the bell man stood around with his hands in his pockets and did not even offer to help us. (2) I had requested a room with two single... More 

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62 reviews 62 reviews
27 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2012

Probably the first private hotel in Ruse, integrated in Best Western intl chain, the hotel is little tired. Clean rooms, nice personnel, but the hotel has nothing attractive. Good location

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