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Gloria Palace Hotel

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is a 3 stars hotel. To take there a shower is not the best you can wish to yourself, but this is the only "bad" thing we can say about that hotel. The breakfast is OK plus, the service is good, it is a clean place and, if you like, has a night club in its basement (you...

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Kingsbury, Warwickshire
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The location was excellent for seeing the centre of the city. I arrived at just after 1-00 a.m. and was not overwhelmed by the reception I received. In the morning I paid my bill and the receptionist asked me to wait whilst they checked my room. I was quite offended and in years of travelling no one has ever made...

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Windsor, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Ideally situated for city centre and metro, clean hotel and very helpful staff. A short walk from all the main sites of Sofia and plenty of choice of restaurants and bars nearby. When here, you must spend some time visiting the ruins which are vast.

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Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

After reading some of the reviews on here I was pleasantly surprised although we arrived Sunday & left Wednesday so had no noise from the nightclub or erotic bar mentions in previous reviews unfortunately because or the 2 licences premisses mentions above there is no bar available in the hotel for guests this was inconvenient for me as I was...

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Wigan, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 November 2016

ok but only one key per room and nights staff don't have a sper key to let you in your room if you want to come bak later then the person your in the room with. that could be a big problem if there was a fire!

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Castellon de la Plana, Spain
Reviewed 7 October 2016

The hotel is situated within walking distance from the city centre, in fact we rarely took taxis to visit all the sights in Sofia. It's not exactly a four star hotel and has seen better days, it's a little roccoco but it's clean, the buffet breakfast is decent and the staff very friendly. We didn't notice the nightclub nearby and...

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Falkirk, Scotland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Spent a long night here as there was a very noisy nightclub attached to the Hotel and the boo boom music if you could call it that went on until after 5am. Room was clean but bed not comfortable. Breakfast was okay.

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Reviewed 29 August 2016

It was a good stop on our way to vacation. Even located very close to city center, is a quiet hotel (during the weekdays - in we might be noisy because of a club at the ground floor of the hotel), more like a boutique hotel. Kind of old stylish, but clean with comfortable and large enough apartments (I'm not...

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Thank Ismail E
Athens, Greece
Reviewed 8 August 2016

Went there for a couple nights on business. What four stars? The hotel reminds you of the communist era. There is no restaurant or room service just a very basic breakfast. The room was strange, small with a huge bathroom probably converted from something else and it had one of those night stand stereos you see in Fallout4. It's like...

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Reviewed 24 July 2016

Stayed here in 2014 for a stag weekend. Very basic. Only problem is that there is a strip club in the basement which doubles up as a brothel as the strippers take paying punters back to their rooms for other services. Mainly for locals only as the bulgarians are not to keen on the English.

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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Multilingual Staff
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  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Surrounded by history and culture, this center city hotel exceeds the expectations of both business and leisure travelers. Located in the heart of downtown Sofia, Gloria Palace Hotel is connected to the vibrant shopping, sports and attractions of the Bulgarian capital. The hotel is only steps away from the main administrative, financial and commercial sites of the capital. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Gloria Palace Hotel

Address: bul.Knyaginya Maria Luiza 20, Sofia 1000, Bulgaria
Region: Bulgaria > Sofia Region > Sofia
Price Range: RM158 - RM606 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Gloria Palace Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 30
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#31 Luxury Hotel in Sofia
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“Choose a high floor on the front away from the nightclub noise.”
Carrie145, 12 Sep 2016 | Read review
“In week-end there is a club at the ground floor so it may be a little noisy.”
696ismaile, 29 Aug 2016 | Read review
“wifi is best on lower floors”
SM3110, 17 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Some rooms has yard view, prefer street one”
Mikeloangel, 2 Sep 2015 | Read review
“could be better”
662andreask, 27 May 2015 | Read review
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