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Reviewed 9 April 2015

It's clean and the staff are politely helpful. The bed in my single room was one weak point - narrow and soft. As other reviewers say, it's no frills, but I found the breakfast good, and the location is brilliant. My room was quite spatious and light, at the back (much quieter). Another weaker point is the shower/bathroom, which was...

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Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 28 March 2015

This property is a simple, very clean and well maintained small hotel in a great location near the university campus. The room I had was not very large and I felt like I was dodging the doors most of the time while in the room as there are two back to back near the bathroom entrance. Very tiny bathroom with...

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Thank NanHB
Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 27 March 2015

This hotel is run by the university and provides a very friendly and welcoming home. It is next to the cathedral and very close to the Gustavianum and the university library. Downtown is just a quick stroll away. The rooms are functional, quiet and WLAN is free in the whole building. Coffee, tea, cookies and fruits are offered at all...

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Canterbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 March 2015

As other reviewers have noted, this is a no frills hotel but I would recommend it for anybody looking for a friendly, clean, functional hotel in a good location. I stayed there for a conference and found the multi-lingual staff very friendly and helpful, the room spacious (single bed but room also had a desk and a sofa), the bathroom...

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Uppsala
Reviewed 6 February 2015

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europe
Reviewed 10 January 2015

Just for staying there and sleeping. Parking was not free, but possible. easy not thrills hotel for budget price. Hotel is in walking distance to downtown area, so easy for get a meal and drink and walk back. We just used this place, because we where biking around :)

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Thank justamandirect
ARLINGTON
Reviewed 6 December 2014

The Akademihotellet is well situated in Uppsala. The room was basic, but that was all I wanted for this trip. Staff were all very friendly and helpful. Wifi was very good (and free). Highlight of the stay was the breakfast which was the best I had in Sweden.

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Thank MARTINKalfatovic
Linkoping, Sweden
Reviewed 20 November 2014

I would call it more a dormitory than a hotel. The price rather very high for the standard. My room was very cold, with a tiny bed. The stuff very polite, location very good. Breakfast was good. One has access to coffee and tea all the time, which is very nice. Great view (very close to the cathedral). Has eduroam...

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Thank Joanna K
berkshire, england
Reviewed 27 October 2014

Perfectly ok, warm and comfortable but I was at the front of the building and lots of traffic noise throughout the night and early morning. Lots of academic types obviously visiting the University and breakfast was again reminiscent of a catered hall of residence as opposed to a normal hotel. Slef service buffet, shared tables and clear away the crockery.

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Reviewed 10 August 2014 via mobile

We had the privilege of staying at this wonderful location for a period of just under four weeks in May/June 2014. We thoroughly enjoyed our accommodation, which was a small apartment perfectly suited for a couple travelling. The bedroom to the left of the entrance contained a sofa bed and desk, a duchess for clothing, as well as a Scandinavian...

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Jessica L, Chef at Akademihotellet, responded to this review

Thank you Mr Whitcombe for kind words. We appreciate your eloquent and detailed review. We hope to see you again soon! Best regards Jessica Lind Hotel Manager

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Multilingual Staff
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
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Centrally located hotel between castle and cathedral. Parks and historical buildings in the surroundings. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Akademihotellet

Address: 5 Oevre Slottsgatan, Uppsala 753 10, Sweden
Region: Sweden > Uppsala County > Uppsala
Price Range: €69 - €136 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Akademihotellet 2.5*
Number of rooms: 39
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“Rooms on the cathedral side will be quieter if you have to leave the windows open.”
 of 5 bubbles OperaBeginner, 13 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a 'domkyrka' oriented room”
 of 5 bubbles spirko, 5 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Choose a room facing the cathedral.”
 of 5 bubbles Hermes_Mumbai, 6 Jun 2016 | Read review
“View facing the church and yard”
 of 5 bubbles vagabond01, 17 Aug 2015 | Read review
“The rooms higher up are quiter. My room was up in the top floor. with a wonderful bed .”
 of 5 bubbles RuthF2012, 30 Jun 2015 | Read review
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