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Review of Marrol's Boutique Hotel Bratislava

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Marrol's Boutique Hotel Bratislava
Ranked #1 of 93 Hotels in Bratislava
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Horsham, United Kingdom
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61 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
“The staff smile because they know they have a great Hotel.”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 8, 2013

First the basics: The location is good, being close to the centre of the old city but in a quiet side street. We stayed 3 nights and it cost 340 euros which is excellent value for such a good Hotel.

These days you expect five star hotels to consist of comfortable rooms with the offer of a quality breakfast. You also expect a business centre for the use of guests and a reliable WiFi to be available. You expect a boutique five star hotel to offer a touch of style and elegance to the above, dressing gowns/slippers etc... So what makes this hotel special?

They offer all of the above and free of charge, they also add to this a free mini bar which is a nice touch. They have exceptionally conscientious staff from the chambermaid, who was extremely helpful when we first arrived, to the front of house staff. They have Bar and Restaurant staff who seem to find time for everyone. It is a consistent attitude throughout the Hotel, which just makes you feel very comfortable, and able to ask for anything and know that you will get a friendly response.

I would also like to add a little bit about the Spa:

We arrived very early in the morning and so I was sure that our room would not be ready and I thought it might be a nice idea to use the Spa as a way of relaxing prior to our rooms being ready. I had read the web site prior to travelling and knew that the Spa consisted of a Jacuzzi, a Sauna and a Sun Bed. The description implied that the Spa was quite small as it was limited to six people and you had to book it as an individual group in two hour slots. The booking is 70 euro before 2pm and 100 euros after that. When you book it you get exclusive use of the Spa. It is not that small, there is plenty of room for 6 and there is also a sun terrace. This is a touch of luxury and elegance that I have not seen in any other hotel, and I would suggest that you should find the time to indulge if you can. The web-site does not do it justice, I should mention the huge plate of fruit and the mini bar as well. They also throw in an exercise machine for good measure but make no mistake this is about relaxing.

They even managed to have our room ready as we checked in a.

  • Stayed May 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Service
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2 Thank Gerard K
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Norfolk, Virginia
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56 reviews
34 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 7, 2013

From our arrival to our departure we were treated with utmost reserved respect. Staff was very professional and helpful. Quaint, not luxurious, room was well appointed and very omfortable.
We "dined" in the hotel dining room. Service was excellent and the food was beautifully prepared.

Room Tip: Small elevator, but if you travel light you will be fine.
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  • Stayed September 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Thank BAHG
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Lucerne, Switzerland
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41 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 7, 2013

We wanted a good, elderly hotel with character, and in a central location, and this is exactly what we received.
The staff were exceptionally helpful and friendly. The room was well-equipped but not large, and the air-conditioning seemed to have a mind of its own.

  • Stayed April 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Service
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Thank trekdog
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87 reviews
30 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 7, 2013

Just spent the last three nights here and I cannot find a single fault. The location is just 5-10 minutes from the centre but has a real neighbourhood feel to it. Our room was a standard and not too huge but tastefully furnished with quality and style. The mini-bar is free and is re-stocked every day with wine/beer/water/soda/nuts - really nice touch. You also get a drink on arrival. The breakfasts are really lovely, served in the restaurant. The staff are very attentive and also friendly. They go out of their way to make this a perfect experience. Sleep quality was excellent too. Would definately both recommend and go back.

  • Stayed May 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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1 Thank vince092
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Perth, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 1, 2013

We stayed for 3 nights in an April heatwave. The hotel was fantastic from the start - they had arranged a driver to pick us up at the airport at less than usual taxi rates. Thge hotel was in a quiet location but only a 2 minute walk to the attractions of the old town. Reception was great, all spoke really good English and couldn't do enough to help. The room was a little smaller than expected but more than adequate and although we looked out over the sun terrace we didn't have any problems with noise. Every facility you might expect was there - including the possibility of borrowing a laptop if required. The free minibar was a bonus! Breakfast was very good with a huge range of foods from the usual continental cooked to a wide range of fruit, breads, yogurts and cold platters. It's a hotel I would recommend to friends and family in an instant - and if I return to Slovakia, I'll be booking again. A nicely appointed hotel made special by very friendly and capable staff.

  • Stayed April 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Location
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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2 Thank Balnamoan
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Brussels, Belgium
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66 reviews
36 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 30, 2013

Right in the center, in a small hidden street, a great little hotel that makes you feel you entered in a Bratislava a century ago. Rooms are decorated to make you feel like home, breakfast was fine. The only negative was a relatively small size (single room), but it was compensated by free minibar choice, so rare nowdays. Also, wellness was unfortunately not included in a room price.

  • Stayed February 2013, traveled on business
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Location
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Service
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Thank Miriam073
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Znojmo, Czech Republic
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127 reviews
37 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 29, 2013

We choosed this hotel because it is one of the Small luxury hotels group so we expected it will be really very good one, but it was not so amazing what we thought. The rooms are quiete small and if you would go to SPA you have to make reservation one day before (not so good if you stay only one night). The personal was not extra helpful or nice and the hotels restaurant was average. On the other side- the brakfeast was tasty and the private SPA was really nice.
In generally it was not bad, but I am definitely not intersted to come back again.

  • Stayed November 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Location
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Service
Helpful?
1 Thank Ewangelle
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MonicaBratislava, Front Office Manager at Marrol's Boutique Hotel Bratislava, responded to this review, May 1, 2013
Dear Guest,

Thank you for the time you took to share your review of your stay at Marrol's Boutique Hotel Bratislava on Tripadvisor.

It is true that the private spa booking need to be made in advance in order to deliver the fresh set-up and ensure ideal temperature in the sauna, we aim to be flexible in the bookings whenever the availability permits so that the guest can enjoy the spa facilities as soon as possible after their request.

Unfortunately from your comments about the our staff I am unable to identify a particular issue, as according your information you have been a guest with us in November last year, and would therefore greatly appreciate if you could contact me directly for more details should you wish to travel to Bratislava in the near future.

Kind regards,

Monika Slobodova
FOM
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Additional Information about Marrol's Boutique Hotel Bratislava

Property: Marrol's Boutique Hotel Bratislava
Address: Tobrucka 4, Bratislava 811 02, Slovakia
Location: Slovakia > Bratislava Region > Bratislava > Staré Mesto
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Spa Suites
Hotel Style:
#1 Romantic Hotel in Bratislava
#1 Spa Hotel in Bratislava
#1 Luxury Hotel in Bratislava
#1 Family Hotel in Bratislava
#3 Business Hotel in Bratislava
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:5 star — Marrol's Boutique Hotel Bratislava 5*
Number of rooms: 54
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Marrol's Boutique Hotel is 5-star hotel located in Bratislava city centre, within a walking distance to the historical Old Town. Parking is available in the underground garage with monitored camera system, WiFi is free of charge throughout the hotel. All 54 air-conditioned rooms in Marrol's Boutique Hotel have been designed and equipped to offer the maximum comfort and create a perfect experience whether you are travelling for a business or leisure. Free of charge facilities include a coffee and a tea, a daily refilled minibar, a SMART TV with free international TV channels and a laptop size safety deposit box. The hotel restaurant HOUDINI offers rich buffet breakfast, lunch menu and a la carte menu. The lobby with a fireplace is an inviting place to relax in winter, whereas in summer you can unwind on the terrace. On arrival you will be welcomed with a free drink. Marrol's Hotel is within a 5-minute walk from the Old Town Hall, St. Martin's Cathedral and the Danube Quay. The Bratislava Castle is reachable within 1.5 km, the Michael's Tower is 900 m away and the St. Martins Cathedral is situated within 1 km. The Danube River bank is set 200 m away. The Presidential Palace is only 1.8 km away. ... more   less 
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