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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed August 18, 2016

Hotel Univers dates from 1896 and is located in the centre of Bastia, just 100 metres from Saint Nicolas Square and one block away from the Porte de Bastia and Tourism de bastia Office.It offers free Wi-Fi access, a 24-hour reception and bicycle storage facilities.But No Lifts.Staff doesnt speak English.They dont accept US Dollars.The entire Corsica Island does not accept... More 

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11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed July 9, 2016

Pros: quick check-in and not too much of a hassle. OK accommodations and cleanliness. Balcony and quiet room. Night guard who went up to wake us up early in the morning (2 flights of steep stairs). Cons: Staff is a bit abrupt and does not like French people (at least the one I talked to - seemed to be the... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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95 reviews
35 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed October 9, 2014

This hotel is really handy both for the port and town. It is also near where most of the bus journeys to other parts of the island depart from. The staff were very helpful in recommending local restaurants and made our stay very pleasant.

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Washington, DC
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432 reviews
68 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 164 helpful votes
Reviewed August 24, 2014

I settled on this hotel because my other choices were full. Granted, this was the height of the tourist season, but I was visiting friends and needed a place to sleep. That is about all I can say for this hotel. It is a place to sleep. There are no pictures on the walls. I didn't even get shampoo until... More 

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78 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 194 helpful votes
Reviewed July 17, 2014

Stayed here for one night, booked a twin room through booking.com for €60. Pros: location is close to port and main tourist sights; beds and pillows are comfortable; free wifi with good reception; air conditioning. Cons: the man at reception is a bit gruff but there is also a woman who works there and she speaks english and is very... More 

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israel
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7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed June 27, 2014 via mobile

We didn't even manage to get a room. After the guy at the reception, who don't know a word in english, gave us a key took our passport, we asked for the passport back. In return he got upset and told us to leave. Disgraceful...

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Berlin, Germany
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4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed August 1, 2013

Nobody speaks English, they roll their eyes at you with anything you say, and then when I paid over 60 euros for just a few hours sleep, the man then miraculously spoke some English. I asked what time breakfast is and was told to be there before 9.30, which I was. But only to be told then that I had... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed July 26, 2013

no one here speaks English!!!!!! Room was appalling. Also difficult to get to. Made booking online and hotel reception could not find the booking!!! Shower was small and inconvenient. Not enough space in room for two people with two bags - had to put one bag in the bathroom for the night!!! Don't stay here, unless you're on your own.... More 

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Geelong, Australia
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59 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed July 24, 2013

Located very close to the port and waterfront. walking distance to the old port and citadel. basic hotel with a small room that was comfortable. hotel reception helpful. call to see if they have rooms and don't rely on website listings for availability.

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Athens, Greece
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21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed April 2, 2012 via mobile

50 euros per night, on the 3rd floor with no elevator. Smells funny. Looks cheap. The only thing that saves the day is the free Wifi. Ask the reception for the user name and password. Location is convininet for those to be near the port. Breakfast costs 6 euros but I have no idea where they serve it as it... More 

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Additional Information about Hotel Univers

Address: 3 avenue Marechal Sebastiani, 20200 Bastia, Corsica, France
Location: France > Corsica > Haute-Corse > Bastia
Price Range: $58 - $103 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel Univers 2*
Number of rooms: 66
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“No Lifts in the Hotel so it is helpful for backpackers only !!!”
 of 5 bubbles G_K_Desai, Aug 18, 2016 | Read review
“Get the wifi pass code for all your devices (one per device). If you want a fridge, they do not have any.”
 of 5 bubbles 531jeanlucm, Jul 9, 2016 | Read review
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