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“Barely satisfying hotel” 2 of 5 stars
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Hotel Orchidea
3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Via Beaumont 31/c, 10138 Turin, Italy (Cit Turin)   |  
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Ranked #106 of 129 hotels in Turin
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“Barely satisfying hotel”
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2009

I think the hotel is over rated with 3 stars as a 3* hotel would have air conditioning as standard and wifi as standard for free. In the hotel you must pay 5 euros for 12 hours of wifi and another 5 euros for a night of air conditioning. In all 3* hotels this comes as gratis as a standard. The rooms are ok not brilliant. And the ensuite room well there is not much there either as it is very old and somewhat unclean. I think the hotel is only good for one night even then your maybe better off at a bed and breakfast which is cheaper. I would also like to say there is no fridge in the rooms for the boiling summer heat.

  • Stayed August 2009, traveled as a couple
    • 2 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 2 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 2 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 2 of 5 stars Service
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4 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
    3 of 5 stars
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Malahide, Ireland
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43 hotel reviews
Reviews in 39 cities Reviews in 39 cities
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2009

Stayed in this hotel for three nights on a work trip to Turin in the end of February 2009. Got a good deal through Booking.com, double room for single use 45 euros/night.
Room was a large one with a balcony to the street (pleasantly quiet street and area) with a little small bathroom. Hotel staff was very friendly and helpful and the breakfast enough to keep you going for next few hours. Hotel is located is only a short walk from Porta Susa train station where the trams and local buses pass and the buses from Torino airport also come/leave. The quarters near the hotel are middle-class and have many very decently priced restaurants. Good value for those who want to avoid over-priced eating and eat in a more local atmosphere, still only a walk away from the city centre. I would definitely stay in this hotel and area of the city, if I ever went back to Turin.

  • Stayed February 2009, traveled on business
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Briancon, France
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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2009

Unlikely to return, but the hotel was clean, although bedroom and breakfast had alot to be desired!

  • Stayed February 2009, traveled as a couple
    • 2 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 2 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
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Frankfurt, Germany
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21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2007

we booked the hotel via internet.

Location is OK, area is not the best in town, but also not one of the worst. Hotel is nice, but has standard equipment, nothing more. Rooms clean but not especially nice. Breakfast not really to recommand, OK for one time.

But staff friendly and possibility to park the car inside a private parking.

In conclusion, good place to sleep for one night.

  • Liked — the price
  • Stayed May 2007, traveled as a couple
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Check in / front desk
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Also Known As:
Orchidea Hotel Turin
Address: Via Beaumont 31/c, 10138 Turin, Italy
Location: Italy > Piedmont > Province of Turin > Turin > Cit Turin
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Ranked #106 of 129 hotels in Turin
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Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Orchidea 3*
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