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“Pretty average”
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Florentina Boat
Ranked #248 of 649 Hotels in Prague
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Broadbeach, Australia
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26 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
“Pretty average”
Reviewed December 30, 2012

Reception staff during the day were lovely, night staff were grumpy. No drink facilities after 10 pm at all....no tea/coffee at night. Room was clean but very dated, bed lumpy
No wifi on lower floor, breakfast minimal but great location

  • Stayed December 2012, traveled with family
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wroclaw
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Reviewed December 27, 2012

Perfect, economy place for staying in Prague. But price is not only main value - place is just different from normal hotels - its real ship parked at a Weltava river bank. You are open window in the morning and see passing by ducks and ships. Eating breakfast is really big pleassure.
Rooms are simple, but enough for sleeping and pleasure ;) Rest of the time you should spend in the city

  • Stayed September 2012, traveled as a couple
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed December 23, 2012 via mobile

We have just returned from a weekend on the florentina boat. The staff are so friendly and cannot do enough for you, I requested a room easy to access as pregnant and they got us one ready right by the front which was great. Rooms are basic but you get what you pay for and it was so cheap we didn't expect it to be as clean and cosy as it was so great value for money. Hotel is located on river so views are gorgeous, you wouldn't get that anywhere else in prague and it's 10 mins walk from the square which for us was good as it was just out of the hustle and bustle of the old town. Would definitely recommend to people on a city break and not spending loads of time in the room, was actually quite romantic aswell being on a boat.

Thanks for a lovely stay! :)

  • Stayed December 2012
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Rome, Lazio, Italy
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Reviewed December 23, 2012

I stayed in this fantadtic hotel, the room's view is on the river and the bridges.
U don't need to take any pulic transport, all is near!
The receptionists are helpful and gentle.
The price is cheap and the service is superior.
The radio in the room is pretty and nothing weren't wrong!!
10+

Ps: prague it's a really beautiful city!

  • Stayed December 2012
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Nanaimo, Canada
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Reviewed December 19, 2012

Remember you are on a small riverboat. Rooms are very small with two single beds; however they are reasonably comfortable, clean and the toilet and shower work well. Breakfast was included and plentiful. The dinner meals that you have to purchase were just fine for the price. WiFi is free and we found the staff very friendly and helpful. The real amazing thing is the location. You look out river side and see riverboats, swans, Prague Castle, and a hillside dotted with historic buildings. Most of the attractions and beauty of Prague are within walking distance. We were there for the Christmas Markets and daily Classical concerts....wonderful. Staying in this botel is a wonderful adventure.

Room Tip: Ask for a riverside room. The view will be Prague Castle, river boats, historic buildings out your...
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  • Stayed December 2012, traveled as a couple
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Long Jetty, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed December 10, 2012

First, remember always that you are renting a cabin on a boat and the price is €38/ night including free breakfast and free WiFi..
With that in mind the cabin is tiny, even by Ibis standards. We had to remove a chair from the room so we could put our bags in. Two bunks on each side of the room were quite comfortable and long enough for my 183cm while a double wardrobe supplied more than enough hanging space. Shelves and cabinets above one of the bunks provided more storage. The bathroom was also tiny, but functional.
We enjoyed spectacular views across the river to the beautiful buildings on the other side, even the floodlit palace could be seen shimmering across the water at night. And its quiet – no traffic or river noises invade your sleep. The location of the Florentine is superb. It’s just a 4 minute walk to the old town square, and a further 10 minutes to Wenceslas Square.
Every one of the staff that we dealt with was friendly, helpful and cooperative. The bar manager even made us gluewine– delicious and warming on a freezing nite. We had an early departure and they made us each a breakfast pack. Reception staff were also most obliging.
Breakfast was okay with juice, cereal, meats and cheeses, and a hot serve – scrambled egg and sausages on successive days, and spreads for the varieties of breads.
On the negative, it’s noisy from other guests. A tribe arrived back from a night out at 1140 and made a huge racket talking and laughing until 1205 and all this just down the corridor from reception. Only one power outlet in the room is insufficient for 1 phone, 2 camera batteries, Ipad and netbook. The choice of TV programs is poor with no international channels available that I could find.
Overall though, its certainly worth the price and we would certainly stay here again.

Room Tip: Ask for a room wih river views - its great to look over at night and the day
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  • Stayed December 2012, traveled as a couple
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beverly hills
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 170 helpful votes
Reviewed October 27, 2012

Stayed here one week with my boyfriend and it was the ideal place for us!..Great location ,service and the price amazing! Would stay here again if ever back in Prague! Highly recommend especially because of the friendly and helpful staff!

Room Tip: Try to get river view!
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  • Stayed October 2012, traveled as a couple
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Property: Florentina Boat
Address: Dvorakovo Nabrezi 78/4A, Prague, Czech Republic
Location: Czech Republic > Bohemia > Prague > Praha 1
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant
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Ranked #248 of 649 Hotels in Prague
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Hotel Class:3 star — Florentina Boat 3*
Number of rooms: 54
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