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Hotel Grand Matej

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Kammerhofska 5, Banska Stiavnica 96901, Slovakia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2013
betulinda Prague, Czech Republic
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Prague, Czech Republic
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23 reviews 23 reviews
5 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2013

We stayed in Grand Matej for three nights, it was okay but nothing special. We had one of their bigger rooms in 4th floor, it was oriented to the backyard where a church is; someone can feel disturbed by its bells, however, I found it quite nice (when we woke up on Sunday, there was a service on the church,... More

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Prague, Czech Republic
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2013

Staying at this property one night I have to say that 4* hotel should looks differenly. Our room was on second floor furnished in very obsolete style. Hotel restaurant is nothing to write home about. Hotel staff tried their best but apparently they need some hotel/restauant skills training.

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2013

Only stayed 1 night found the room very small, fridge although stocked not switched on, no phone or tea facilities. Our room was on the 5th Floor, lift only goes to the 3rd Floor we then had to carry our bags up the remaining 2 Floors. Asked for wake up call at 7am this did not happen. Breakfast we were... More

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Bratislava, Slovakia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2013

If you expect something Grand behind the name of the hotel, you will be disappointed. Historical building was refurbished in 1990´s rather cheaply. When we arranged the accommodation, we asked for extra bed. Upon our arrival the receptionist informed us, that the room they booked for us has no extra bed. Without word pardon (she said it was mistake of... More

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Brno, Czech Republic
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2013

We chose this hotel in the center of the Old town for 2 nights long stay. Since everything was full, we had to choose a superior room for 60 Euro/night. The room was on the 5 floor (lift only to the 3rd floor) and it was clean and nice, but quite noisy. There is probably no wall insulation and we... More

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11 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2013

We stayed there for a night in two rooms. We chose it as the best in the town. Also the resident people consider it to be the best in the town. For us, it was a little disappointing. The parking at the hotel has only 3-4 places, then there is another parking (30m away) on the main street in a... More

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Crofton, Maryland
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22 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2013

This hotel is located in the center of Banska Stiavnica, but if you have not traveled to this city in the winter the location doesn't offer much. There were very few restaurants/attractions open after 7 p.m.; including the hotel restaurant. I understand this UNESCO protected city is popular in the summertime. Breakfast offers very few selections other than some cold... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2012 via mobile

The hotel si very nice, rooms are clean and comfortable. Staff was nice and helpful. Gastronomy in hotel restaurant in simply awesome. You can also try local wellness with a view of the stars. I can fully recommend this hotel.

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Mukilteo, Washington
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109 reviews 109 reviews
31 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2012

I recently did a cycling trip from Budapest to Prague. We stayed in Banska Stavnica in the middle of the trip. THis hotel is in the old section of town - definitely stay there and not in the new town. A great place to wander with a few nice shops and interesting views. This is an old mining town and... More

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Vienna, Austria
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6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2012

I stayed at Hotel Grand Matej with my husband and 1-year old, and although the room and location were excellent (we took a business room so it was pretty big), I felt that the experience was let down by the detail. Firstly the receptionist when we arrived was fairly stand-offish to us, answering our questions with 1 word and generally... More

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Also Known As:
Hotel Grand Matej Banska Stiavnica, Slovakia
Address: Kammerhofska 5, Banska Stiavnica 96901, Slovakia
Location: Slovakia > Banska Bystrica Region > Banska Stiavnica
Bar / Lounge Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #3 of 3 hotels in Banska Stiavnica
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Grand Matej 3*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Hotel Grand Matej is an elegant hotel with a pleasant ambience in the centre of the mining town of Banska Stiavnica, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.The hotel features a café and a restaurant, both elegantly furnished. The restaurant serves international and traditional Slovak cuisine, as well as high-quality wines. It is the largest restaurant in the town.Hotel Grand Matej offers spacious and comfortably furnished rooms and is close to the bus and train stations. ... more   less 
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