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Barcelona, Spain
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694 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 176 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 July 2016

Breakfast was very poor. Rooms had no curtains or anything to cover from daylight. Windnows were on the ceiling that was super high so we could not open/close 'em. Besides it was so warm in the room that we had to sleep with the fan on the whole night. Bed was not comfortable either. Internet did not work in the... More 

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Serbia
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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 July 2016

Location is the best. 5 min walk to Red square, close to metro station, restaurants and shopping malls. The reception staff were helpful. The rooms are small and poorly equipped. Breakfast is ok. I would recommend this hotel for it's great location at reasonable price.

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Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

We booked a double room with a window and were given a twin room without a window. This is a budget hotel, so we went expecting much, but this room looked nothing like the photos online and it was very hot and humid with no air con or ventilation. We asked for the room we had ordered but one wasn't... More 

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Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

LOCATION 5/5 The Matreshka hotel is in the heart of Moscow. Location wise it is excellent. About 10 mins walk to the red square and a minute walk from a metro station. There's also plenty of restaurants, cafes, bars and malls around to check out. STAFF 3/5 The staff were semi helpful. They wouldn't go out of their way for... More 

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Cairo Governorate, Egypt
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

Location , Location and Location ... Room was decent , bathroom is too small and sinky .. fast checking .. breakfast is Ok .. but Value for money hotel .. best thing for sure is location , hotel is 5 min walk to red square , 5 min walk to teversakay street where the bars and restaurants .. 2 min... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 June 2016

I cannot fault the location of this hotel, it is within walking distance of many of the central sites and is worth its weight in gold. It also represents good value for money. I spent my time in one of the central inner rooms with no window which do have charms of their own. A little like the old communist... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
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Reviewed 29 May 2016

This hotel gives you an accurate picture of modern Russian life, history and politics. My room, although not being of the cheapest category, had its window in the roof, with no view on the street. (The breakfast room doesn't have windows at all.) Once late at night I was woken up by loud rock music, and again in the early... More 

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Coimbra, Portugal
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33 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 May 2016

First of all im not a very picky person, but this hotel was the worst i ever even dreamed about. There is no windows, its smells bad. The beds are unconfortable, the toilet .. Oh my good... Was so bad that i cant find words for it. so tiny and licking...the breakfast was even worse that all of that. The... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 March 2016

Stayed at Matreshka for a few nights.I must say I kind of knew what I was expecting so I had no disappointments. Firstly, location is a top, top bonus. 2 minutes to Lubyanka's metro, or 5 to Teatralnaya or Kuznetskij Most. Entrance is through a narrow close jammed between two old style Russian buildings. There's a bar, restaurant and a... More 

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Hong Kong, China
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 March 2016

Rooms are dirty, small, poorly equipped and heaters on the wall are not working. Staff are rude and not helpful. Wall is paper thin. Bathroom is small, water leaking, disgusting smell, flush not working. Towels and beds not clean at all. Carpets in the rooms, and corridor are disgustingly dirty. All budget goes to the one and the only one... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Internet
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Breakfast

Additional Information about Matreshka Hotel

Address: Teatralny Dr., 3/4, Moscow 109012, Russia
Region: Russia > Central Russia > Moscow
Price Range: $46 - $81 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Matreshka Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 117
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“Superior Double Room (308)”
 of 5 bubbles Snowflake613, 21 Sep 2016 | Read review
“ask for room in opposite buikding from reception”
 of 5 bubbles 418geertv, 15 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Make sure your room has a window (if you want one!)”
 of 5 bubbles Mack83_13, 29 May 2016 | Read review
“Great location doesn't mean great hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles E2467NJjackiel, 1 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Do not accept a room from the top floor!”
 of 5 bubbles tuomask369, 30 Dec 2015 | Read review
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