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“Nice hotel in a good location” 4 of 5 stars
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Hotel Avance
4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Medena 9, Bratislava 81102, Slovakia (Staré Mesto)   |  
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Ranked #18 of 91 Hotels in Bratislava
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3 hotel reviews
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“Nice hotel in a good location”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2013

Stayed for 3 nights.
The location is very good, close to the old town and to the Danube. The room was big, no bad odors, clean. The beds could have been cleaner (long strands of hair and some stains on the linen). The bathrooms was big and very clean.
The restaurant had good food and the personnel of the hotel and of the restaurant was very helpful.

  • Stayed August 2013, traveled on business
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Leuven
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
Reviews in 7 cities Reviews in 7 cities
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

With the car safely in the underground (8 car large) parking lot visiting Bratislava is great.
The airco in the room makes coming to your room very relaxing in the hot summer days.

Breakfast
On weekdays we were allowed to squeeze our own oranges and grapes for fresh juice. In the weekend fresh juice wasn't available (sad emoticon).
Breakfast is (to slovak standards) quite complete. Coming from a german hotel we missed the variety in breakfast a little.

Staff
The staff was polite and did was asked without any complaints. I would not call them genuine.
The contacts with cleaning ladies and ladies at the reception was splendid. You could feel the stares of the bartenders and see them start chatting when the elevator doors close.

(bath)Room
The rooms are very modern and the bathroom is excellent .
The bath is big enough for three (happy emoticon)!

Extra's
A Baby bed was provided for our baby, and extra efforts (sterilisation of bottles) are no problem at all.
We will probably be staying there again.

  • Stayed July 2013, traveled with family
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2013

The Hotel Avance is a delightful and fine hotel, perfectly located on a quiet street just outside of the Old Town. The breakfast is a huge array of meats, cheeses, breads and fine pastries balanced with cereal, yogurts and fruit. Meals in the hotel are exquisite! White glove service!
Rooms are quiet and showers hot. But the best of all are the staff. Stefan, Michaela, Sasha,
Jacob, Tomas and others go out of their way to be kind and helpful.
These Canadians will never forget their trip to Bratislava made all the better with our stay at the Avance!
PS. Great Lattes!

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  • Stayed June 2013, traveled on business
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Bratislava, Slovakia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2013

Restaurant is located in Apollo hotel in Bratislava. Menu offers a lot of venison meals, but you can choose also something light, or salad. Staff is very professional, interior is friendy, meal is simply excellent

  • Stayed May 2013, traveled with friends
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Modbury, Devon
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42 hotel reviews
Reviews in 51 cities Reviews in 51 cities
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2013

this is a lovely hotel. Our car was safe in the underground garage which we had booked before coming. It's a simple walk into the historic part of the city. Great breakfast - good staff. Air conditioned rooms and a bathtub. Only extra I would have liked would be tea and coffee in the room, but haven't had that anywhere in Europe yet.

  • Stayed May 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Komen, Slovenia
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33 reviews 33 reviews
20 hotel reviews
Reviews in 25 cities Reviews in 25 cities
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2013

Location of the hotel is it the city center. Near is market and many restaurants. Breakfast was very very good. We parked car in the hotel's garage for which is better that you book before arrival. I really recomend this hotel for relax in peaceful break.

  • Stayed December 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Banská Bystrica, Banska Bystrica, Slovakia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
Reviews in 5 cities Reviews in 5 cities
194 helpful votes 194 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2013

A little hotel just behind the corner of the city center. Very proffesional staff and friendly servis. Perfect breakfast and coffee. Very nice room and with parking option. I would recomend to all who wants to be a friendly hotel close to city center.

  • Stayed December 2012, traveled on business
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Address: Medena 9, Bratislava 81102, Slovakia
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Location: Slovakia > Bratislava Region > Bratislava > Staré Mesto
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Wheelchair access
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Ranked #18 of 91 Hotels in Bratislava
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Avance 4*
Number of rooms: 29
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