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Hotel Hortus

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Krakow, Poland
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8 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel is not a hotel it is something like a hostel. The room was as in a prison cell without windows 2 m2. I never sleep in place like this. It was a nightmare. The room was at 3 third floor with very steep stairs.

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Winchester, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2016

Generally a good stay for four nights. On arrival was greeted by manager who explained everything well, overall all staff members were helpful, especially the woman who was on duty in the evenings. The single room was small but adequate, tap in sink was a bit broken. First night was very noisy and the doors bang a lot. Following nights... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016 via mobile

Visited hortus with my girlfriend, 22-25th may, great location to have a hotel, hotel very basic, get what you pay for basically, American lady who worked there was very nice, rest of the staff were very miserable, it didn't have a good vibe! Wifi was down while I was there, very annoying! No safe in the room when we got... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for one night only. On arrival we were greeted by a very friendly staff member. We arrived before check in times so the staff nicely let us leave our luggage. We were given our own key to come in and out of the hotel which was nice and a lot easier especially if you're coming in abit... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016 via mobile

When we arrived we were greeted by a friendly staff member who told us all we needed. Room was clean but had to share shower and toilet with a lot of people. First night was extremely noisy, could hear absolutely everything going on. Second and third nights things quietened down quite a lot. All other staff we met during our... More 

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Budapest, Hungary
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

Very basic but very clean. Breakfast is plenty. Coffee and tea avilable all day for free. The bed was too soft for us. Sink inside the room, shared toilet and shower but always clean and never occupied when needed. Wi-Fi can't connect in our room only in the lounge. Open smoking terrace was right under our window so couldn't open... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2016

Just had 1 night away in this hotel. The hotel is in a nice location, right across the road form the Botanical Gardens. It was about a 20 min walk from the center of Amsterdam, and about a 10 minute walk from Rembrant Square. There was a tram stop close by too. The room itself was clean and tidy. We... More 

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Orlando, Florida
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2016

I enjoyed my stay at hotel hortus. We rented a private room. It was very compact but suited our needs. There was a TV that had many (probably mostly) english speaking channels to keep us occupied while we rested. There was a sink in the room and the bathroom was right down the hall. The only complaints I have are... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2016

My boyfriend and I arrived earlier than check in time but the kind american lady at the front desk let us check in and our room was ready early which was grand. The room was very basic but the bed was comfy and it did the job. The hotel is in an excellent location just a short walk from a... More 

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bodmin moor, cornwall
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2016 via mobile

We are not the type to need fancy hotels. We want clean and comfortable beds, a working shower, a toilet that is safe to sit on and a room that is the right temperature. We got all that at a very reasonable price for a city centre. It was my travel partner's first visit to the Dam and I wanted... More 

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Staying in Plantage & the East

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Plantage & the East
The eastern edge of central Amsterdam provides visitors with the chance to imagine the city that Rembrandt called home (and to tour his historic house) while shopping like the thriftiest of locals at Waterlooplein’s massive flea market, or even enjoying a craft beer beside the tallest wooden windmill in The Netherlands. This verdant, serene, and stately part of town is home to Artis Royal Zoo, one of Europe’s oldest (and still best kept) zoos, and Hortus Botanicus, one of the oldest botanical gardens in the world. It's also an ideal setting for the Dutch outpost of St Petersburg’s Hermitage.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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Additional Information about Hotel Hortus

Address: Plantage Parkln. 8, 1018 SR Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Location: The Netherlands > North Holland Province > Amsterdam > Plantage & the East , Binnenstad
Price Range: $58 - $190 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1 star — Hotel Hortus 1*
Number of rooms: 33
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