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SINGAPORE
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18 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I m part of a tour group from Singapore and getting a room in the evenings are always a welcome relief for the tired tourists. A great reception from the front desk as they helped my tour leader sort the rooms very quickly so we could all rest well. we had 2 days to stay here and we tried to... More 

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King City, Ontario, Canada
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15 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

This hotel is situated beside the hertz rental office where we dropped off our car. We stayed one night and caught taxi to the airport in the morning. I had read reviews that advised the hotel was older, and it was, so was not too surprised. Bathroom was brightly lit, which I appreciated and the shower had good pressure and... More 

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Settle, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 October 2016

Stayed here to be near family and it served its purpose . Dated hotel that needs modernising however beds were comfortable and lovely cotton sheets . The reception staff were really helpful and friendly . Would stay again if the price was good

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Thank Karen3965
1 review
Reviewed 10 September 2016

This hotel is in a good location (near the Ritz) in Lisbon unless you want to get the airport bus and are dragging suitcases in which case it is a bit of an uphill climb over very uneven Portuguese stone pavements that kill your suitcase wheels. The hotel is within about 10-15 mins walking distance from the old historic centre... More 

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Porto, Portugal
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22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 September 2016

We are very lucky to find a nice place to stay.very helpfull staff.Nice room in the top floor with nice panorama to Lisbon.Breakfast is included and the price very good.Nice place to spend holidays.Near metro and shopping Amoreiras.

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Grantham, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

For what we paid and being able to book at such short notice following an air strike we really couldn't complain. The rooms were massive and had good facilities, however it was rather dated. The bed was really comfortable and allowed me to get a great nights sleep. The staff seemed a little formal, as if to suggest the hotel... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 August 2016

This is a cheap but very well located hotel for a short stay. It is rather tired, but the bathroom was clean and the aircon worked, but the carpets and geenral decor was not great and not 4*. However - it is really convenient for the metro (put it is up hill from Marquês de Pombal) and you can walk... More 

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Bedale
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4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 July 2016

You get what you pay for in life. If you want a 5 star, luxury hotel, don't book here. If you can see past the tiredness of the hotel, book it. The key for me is the location and this hotel is perfect. An easy walk into the city centre and an even easier walk to Baria Alto, about 15... More 

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Thank Harold C
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

A small hotel at the good location in 9 floor Bathroom is very small Staff are kindly and helpfull Hotel is close to pumble marques and sightseeing buses ( hop on hop off ) There is no free safe box in the room Hotel is old but it is clean , breakfeast is chees . Egg , pastry , ham... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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35 reviews
34 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 June 2016

The hotel maybe had 4 stars in the 1970s, but they did not renovate much since. The good thing is the breakfast, they have a self-serving buffet with lots of options. The bad thing was the general aspect (carpets with coffee stains, old furniture, slow and small elevators). Wi-fi was ok. A little bit overpriced for the quality. Location is... More 

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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The VIP Executive Diplomatico Hotel is a four star hotel with a unique design. With 90 rooms all equipped to provide the highest comfort both for leisure and business travellers. After a working day you can have a drink or a cocktail at the Hotel Bar.For events the Hotels offers 4 meeting rooms where you may hold meetings, seminars and conferences.The Hotel VIP Executive Diplomatico is located in the Downtown Lisbon, next to Marques do Pombal square and the Parque Eduardo VII. Its privileged location makes this Hotel the perfect choice for both business and leisure travellers. ... more   less 

Additional Information about VIP Executive Diplomatico Hotel

Address: Rua Castilho 74, Lisbon 1250-071, Portugal
Region: Portugal > Central Portugal > Lisbon District > Lisbon
Price Range: €65 - €65 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — VIP Executive Diplomatico Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 90
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Also Known As:
Vip Diplomatico Lisbon
Hotel Vip Diplomatico
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#121 Luxury Hotel in Lisbon
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“Some rooms face the Marques de Pombal square, so great views, but might be a bit noisier. Depends what you prefer.”
 of 5 bubbles jonathansF9226OV, 10 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Try and get a room at the back with a balcony.”
 of 5 bubbles JoosH, 2 Aug 2016 | Read review
“A room at the rear and on floors 6-9.”
 of 5 bubbles HaroldC864, 23 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Upper floors amazing view from balcony”
 of 5 bubbles odettes675, 29 Jun 2015 | Read review
“6th floor and up, away from the street. It's real quiet and you get balconies with a view all the way to the castle :)”
 of 5 bubbles YourTripIceland, 5 Jun 2015 | Read review
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