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Lugano, Switzerland
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338 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 169 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

It feel like taking a leap back 50 or more years, this hotel has a wonderful charme with its all wooden high rooms and creeking floors, even the elevator, though renovated for security standards, reminds of the past, Rooms are very spacious and quiet, clean. Breakfast extensive. Parking nearby. Staff friendly and helpful. Location very central. Great value for money!!!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Staff is very friendly, location is great, but furniture, carpets and beds are very very old, seems as an hotel. Forget about fall asleep right away: very noisy inside due to thin walls and from the outside due some loud music around. There is no parking at all, even outside. We used the municipal parking across the road for... More 

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Port Macquarie, Australia
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63 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 167 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The good things about this hotel are: 500 metres from the train station, just around the corner from the main square and restaurants etc and opposite the river. Be warned, you cannot check in till 3pm, the reception staff are less than helpful, the hotel is grubby, tired and basic. The breakfast is presentable even if the service is non... More 

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Gold Coast, Australia
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63 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 146 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 October 2016

Hotel is easy walking distance from the train station and the main street with lots of restaurants and cafes is just around the corner. Our room was comfortable, we had 2 single beds. Plenty of storage space throughout. Included a small enclosed balcony. We face the main street so there was a little bit of traffic noise and light shining... More 

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Figueira da Foz, Portugal
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Stayed at the Astoria hotel, which has an old world charm with a modern approach, clean room and good Breakfast. Recommended I will certainly be going back. Close to the city centre (very) good views of the Mondego river close to restaurants and bars

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Thank Paul T
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42 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Stayed in Astoria when visiting Coimbra for 2 days. Located at the edge of the Old Town, Main shopping street starts around the corner, restaurants at one / two minute walk. Covered car park is available at 200 meters at €15,- / 24 hrs (Avenida Fernao Magelhaes). Hotel is about 100 years old, partly modernized. Still there are cracking floors,... More 

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Dublin
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

First off let me say that I enjoyed my stay in the Hotel Astoria, the breakfast was good the rooms were spacious and the location was just perfect. Having said that I have to warn you it is like stepping back in time. It's not a quaint hotel made to look old. It actually is a like walking into a... More 

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Isle of Harris
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 October 2016

Spent five nights at this beautiful hotel. I read lots of reviews before staying and would say that if you want clean modern sleek lines in your hotel choice, this is not for you; however if you want beauty, charm and an elegance in your hotel, this is for you. Original furniture, wonderful colours. My room was on the 4th... More 

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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

This was my third time in Coimbra. I was glad that I'd chosen the Astoria to stay. The location of the hotel is central, next to the river and a couple minutes' walk to the train station. But most special is the charm exuded. The outside look is not deceiving, once you step inside you're transformed back in time. The... More 

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Plovdiv, Bulgaria
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Nice hotel with perfect location. Frozen in time, which creates an atmosphere to the traveller, however at the price of little convenience in the rooms. The view (4th floor room overlooking the University hill) is fantastic. Breakfast was good, but no vegetables present. The service is also good and friendly. The best location in the city.

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Traditional Hotel overlooking Mondego River in historic university town. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Astoria

Address: Hotel Astoria Avenida Emidio Navarro 21, Coimbra 3000-150, Portugal
Region: Portugal > Central Portugal > Coimbra District > Coimbra
Price Range: $62 - $94 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Astoria 3*
Number of rooms: 62
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“try and get a room overlooking the river”
 of 5 bubbles paultI573OR, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Rooms at the front have a very nice river view however with traffic noise, rooms at the back are quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles BaerH, 12 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Rooms are in town centre so there will be town noise.”
 of 5 bubbles JaneM244, 5 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Choose rooms in tha back of the hotel if you are disturbed with street noise.”
 of 5 bubbles 270PedroF, 26 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Having a view of the river was fantastic.”
 of 5 bubbles tamilu626, 27 Jun 2016 | Read review
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