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Hamburg, Germany
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3 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 7, 2016 via mobile

What a mistake we made to stay here. Firstly they had not received our booking via Booking.com and were not very friendly in trying to find us a solution - we had to accept the rooms offered. On check in they wanted to hold our passports as security which I refused to accept - they eventually relented and gave our... More 

Thank Marksvdm
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 12, 2016 via mobile

Please dont be so stupid like us and stay here , outside it may looks like a decent hotel but inside ... not worth 3* imo its only worth 1* . Worst 3*ever in my whole life . The people who stays here are super loud and they gave us very bad feeling. Have to survive this horrible hotel for... More 

Thank Tomas N

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London, United Kingdom
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20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 27, 2016 via mobile

First impressions all was good, then a Chinese family come to our floor and start shouting and waking us up at 6.30am!!!! After the price we paid 600000 vnd for one night as we hadn't slept properly I was fuming!!!

Thank Kelly S
2 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 9, 2016 via mobile

Stayed for 2 nights during holidays but it was ashamed hotel. Very old and shabby.. AC was noisy and seem not work when arrived. Asked for room change but they denied and try to fix the AC. This hotel need to be renovated otherwise we will not stay here if come back

Thank Vinh L
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 9, 2015 via mobile

Staying here was an uninformed decision, and I advise against it. It's seedy and poorly equipped. They hustled us from the harbour when we were jetlagged and disoriented. We were too bagged to keep looking. It's grungy, unfriendly, unhelpful, and not cheap enough to be those things. Harrumph.

Thank Cleo N
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 3, 2015 via mobile

We stayed here for 2 nights having struggled to find anywhere that 'jumped out' at us on Cat Ba island..In our opinion it is worst 'value for money' hotel we have ever stayed in. The bed was rock solid and the air con temperamental so we barely slept. The bathroom was rusty and also had black mould on around the... More 

Thank Kathryn S
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 20, 2015

We stayed here for 1 night as part of the Halong Bay Imperial Cruise 2 night tour. After reading some of the previous reviews its fair to say we were a little apprehensive. However we were pleasantly surprised. The hotel was in a good location, the rooms were huge, clean and pleasant. I have stayed in a lot worse that's... More 

Thank Andy982
Coventry, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 19, 2015

Stayed here for 2 nights and it was awful- not catered for Westerners in the slightest. Food was terrible, restaurant staff were rude and had to be asked to refill cutlery/plates/water etc... Hotel manager was extremely rude, a rip off merchant and did nothing to ensure we had an enjoyable stay. The lifts stopped at every floor, whether someone was... More 

Thank browniemcg
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 7, 2015

The trip began with being advised that we were on a 9th Floor Room, not a problem for me, however, the duration in the Lift to the 9th floor took about 10 minutes to reach said floor - the only way it could have felt slower is if it was rammed full of people and it was extremely hot in... More 

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Newark-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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33 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 26, 2015 via mobile

Other guests shout at each other in the corridors & canteen (it cannot claim to be a restaurant); smoke in the corridors and put the butts in the plant pots; despite no smoking sign in reception, people smoke and the staff ignore it; the smell of smoke seeps into your room.

Thank SuzieWong_T
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Additional Information about Holiday View Hotel

Address: Road 1/4, Cat Ba, Vietnam
Location: Vietnam > Cat Ba
Price Range: $36 - $70 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Holiday View Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 120
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