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Arbat House Hotel

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Veliko Turnovo, Bulgaria
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were there at the end of July. I must admit I didn't expect it to be so good. The location is great - on a quiet street but close to the Old Arbat (less than 10 minutes' walk), Red Square (about 25 minutes), the underground station was also close. From the hotel we also walked along the Tverskoy boulevard... More 

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Olympia, Washington
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 155 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Overall the location of this hotel is very good. To walk to Red Square is less than 30-35 minutes, 10-15 minutes to the Metro, and 10-15 minutes to Arbat street with plenty of restaurants and a lively atmosphere. The hotel is in a quiet neighborhood with several embassies in the area. For the price (under $100.00USD) ii is a very... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016 via mobile

Nice hotel. Half of all rooms are renovated, half not. My parents stayed in superior room on 7th floor, and it was super. Amazing view on the capital, huge window, nice, clean, white room. Only one thing, elevator was broken. My room was on fourth floor, it was rather Sovietic one :) but still cute and clean. Beds are great.... More 

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Bangkok, Thailand
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016 via mobile

This has been a lovely place to stay, albeit briefly whilst here in Moscow. Wonderful deco, very helpful front desk staff with a good level of English to help you with trip plans and taxis etc. THe breakfast was plentiful and buffet was replenished regularly. I also ate in the evening there, and again a good standard and not too... More 

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Madrid, Spain
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016

The location is absolutely great, you can go walking to a lot of well-known places such as the Red Square and Old Arbat without using any public transport, I think it took me about 15 minutes to go to the Red Square by walk. Although I don't speak too much Russian yet, we didn't have any problem, the staff speaks... More 

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Eberswalde, Germany
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016

top location, near the city, 500m from Metro. Service was good. The rooms are quiet. The breakfast was ok, it could be more varied. We have had rooms at the 7. floor. The elevator only works to the 5. floor (for the hole 10 days, one morning was no elevator working), what is very bad if you have a hip... More 

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Tehran, Iran
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016

We stayed in superior rooms of this property from 8th to 11th of July. Everything was great! Really clean rooms. Great breakfast in BB Cafe, helpful staff. Close to the old Arbat street and night life (13 min by walk). Really close to the Red SQ (only 25 min by walk). Good value for money. The only problem was that... More 

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Kuwait City, Kuwait
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016 via mobile

Hotel is close to metros or within 30-40 minutes you can walk to major sites. It's clean, good AC (though friends stayed at the same time and had horrible AC experiences), good wifi. Laundry service was very quick. Nice restaurant next door. Overall a good experience.

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Maidenhead, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2016

A fair size hotel (129 rooms) with just a small reception area. The young lady checking us in was very pleasant and quickly completed the passport procedures but I noticed other staff not looking so happy and one almost having-a-go at a customer for querying the details of her taxi booking. I cannot speak for other rooms but ours (220)... More 

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bangalore, glasgow
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2016

Walking distance from the Arbatskaya metro station and the Old ARbat street. 1.5-2km walk to the city centre, around 20min. Old school hotel. Nothing great but serves a purpose of a clean well serviced hotel walking distance to nearly everything. 100's of places to eat once you enter Old Arbat area. Excellent location hidden between residences.

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Staying in Arbat

Neighborhood Profile
Arbat
Crowds of tourists, both local and international take in Old Arbat and its modern and gigantic peer – New Arbat. One reason visitors keep coming is no doubt Konstantin Melnikov’s famous private house, now open to the public and worthy of a visit. After exploring one of the oldest parts of Moscow, avoid the crowds and turn to the side streets and boulevards where calmness and affordable food is plentiful.
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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
  • Banquet Room
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities

Additional Information about Arbat House Hotel

Address: Skatertny Lane, 13, Moscow 121069, Russia (Formerly Melody Hotel)
Location: Russia > Central Russia > Moscow > Arbat
Price Range: $59 - $130 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Arbat House Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 75
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Also Known As:
Melody Hotel Moscow
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#33 Family Hotel in Moscow
#72 Business Hotel in Moscow
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