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Shakespeare Hotel
Ranked #5 of 88 Hotels in Vilnius
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed 11 October 2017

This charming and quirky hotel is in historic old town, about 2 blocks from the center. For some unfathomable (to me) someone decided to name the room after writers, a lot of them writers in English. Thru-out the hotel are quips from those writers. Makes you smile. The restaurant is great; breakfast is amazing. Loved it!

  • Stayed: September 2017, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

First time there and let's admit - perhaps not the last time.
As hotel is very interesting starting to visual look inside (style and paintings), finishing with rooms - not numbered, but named (!).
Very well equipped rooms.
Great bed ensuring strong sleep.
Can recommend for romantic feeling as well.
There's free car parking in the hotel yard. Still it's old city and narrow roads, narrow entrance in the parking, too.
Restaurant on second floor offers food for good quality in the daytime and evening, still I was not happy with breakfast which has been served after request of special menu - it took very long time which was not acceptable during morning hurry. Besides almost no taste of scrambled eggs there. Still good crepes with curd I recommend for everyone.

Stayed: September 2017, travelled on business
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Reviewed 18 September 2017

We stayed at the Shakespeare Hotel for two nights in August. There is much to recommend the hotel, though I think the hotel's TA ratings are a bit inflated.

On the positive side, the hotel is in an excellent location -- near numerous restaurants, the cathedral and other important sites, but far enough away to be quiet. There is parking onsite, which is much appreciated. Breakfasts are tasty, and served in the bright and charming dining room/bar. Food service was friendly and eager to please.

On the negative side, the rooms are small and a bit run down. The carpets were worn and the bed a bit hard. Our room featured a shower only with modest water pressure, as wells as worn-out towels. There is no lobby or public areas to speak of. Service is friendly and accommodating but sporadic -- the hotel seems a bit understaffed.

All in all I would recommend the property, but beware that the TA rating seems a bit high for what you get.

  • Stayed: August 2017, travelled with family
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Reviewed 15 September 2017

a nice location in the historic old town, good for walking to access restaurants, sightseeings and evening life. the rooms are clean an tidy, and have a charming set up. the hotel offers a very nice breakfast a la carte, well focussed personell, friendly and professional. cozy restaurant.

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  • Stayed: September 2017, travelled on business
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Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

We spent a long weekend in the hotel and really enjoyed it. Shakespeare Hotel is charmingly old fashioned and the rooms all different (we stayed in Voltaic and Rousseau ). The very delicious breakfast was chosen from ala carte and there were many excellent alternatives. The hotel is in a very good location in the old town but however the street was quiet. We warmly recommend this hotel.

Stayed: September 2017, travelled with friends
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Reviewed 3 September 2017

We enjoyed this hotel. It was fun and classy! The rooms are comfortable and most of the staff were very helpful. It is located in the old town right next to all the main sights! It has parking which was very convienent.

Room Tip: Ask for a room with the view of the crosses.
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  • Stayed: June 2017, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

We have stayed in Vilnius at this hotel for 1 night for a short break while on a roadtrip from Latvia. The location of the hotel is excellent as it is right in the old town am walking distance to everything. We also needed a parking spot and this is free for guests so that is really useful to have. The staff were attentive. The rooms are ok, we stayed in a classic room and the bed was comfy but only negative was the shower water pressure which was really poor. The breakfast was not in a buffet style but proper a la carte so that was great. Good selection too and service.

Overall great stay and would recommend for a short city break.

Stayed: September 2017, travelled as a couple
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Additional Information about Shakespeare Hotel

Address: Bernardinu g. 8, Vilnius 01124, Lithuania
Region: Lithuania > Vilnius County > Vilnius
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Centre with Internet Access Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service
Hotel Style:
#3 Romantic Hotel in Vilnius
#3 Family Hotel in Vilnius
#4 Business Hotel in Vilnius
#5 Luxury Hotel in Vilnius
Price Range: $134 - $225 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Shakespeare Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 31
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