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Montreal, Canada
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 July 2012

do not ever stay in that hotel, the person who runs that hotel is rude and ignorant the bed have had bed bugs and it was gross dirty a little sink was full of rust the fan wasn't working when we asked for money back the guy wouldn't pay back us the money way of making of people

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3 Thank 155032Montreal
Singapore, Singapore
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 June 2012

I stayed here over the F1 weekend, basically because I couldn't find anywhere else to stay. Before I arrived I was a little worried based on the other reviews here, however it was not as bad as it's been portrayed. If you want somewhere with a bed & a shower for a reasonable price, then go for it. I stayed... More 

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Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2012

Go to Hotel La Residence Voyageur instead - a world of difference for just a few extra dollars per night - amazing service and very clean dwelling. Unsanitary and poor value; Terrible management: I have stayed at Hotel Eureka 3 times in the past because of it's low price, with mixed feelings. But, after my most recent trip to Montreal... More 

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Montreal, Canada
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2012

Absolutely the worst dump I've ever stayed in, and that includes hotels and hostels in dozens of countries on five continents. Even a $2 per night hostel in Malaysia was better. Much better. I paid for a week and left after three days, don't know how I lasted that long. The heater worked the first night (in January) but not... More 

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7 Thank lee g
Morristown, New Jersey
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 January 2012

I booked this "hotel" at the last minute for New Year's weekend. I was aware that it didn't get the best reviews, but I was cautiously optimistic. Anyway, it did meet my expectations. The only positive thing I can say about Hotel Eureka is the location: it is close to the bus stop, to metro stops, Gay Village /St. Catherine... More 

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kenducky
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 November 2011

Do not ever stay here, Pls!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! It is terrible!

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5 Thank LsaKenducky
Helsinki, Finland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 September 2011

Location is great. Parking is possible on the street in front. Small room, no A/C. Service was poor in English.

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1 Thank Lumotin
Ottawa, Canada
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 September 2011

i am writing to let you know that ELEGANT hotel was the worst hotel i have ever seen in my life i don't know where to start from at reception their was to ugly guys waiting for us they look really bad and the rooms was to small,bad looking and smells really bad very very old building and you can't... More 

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3 Thank jihad r
toronto
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7 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 July 2011

This hotel is located a short 5 minute walk from St. Catherine St which is the heart of downtown. Other hotels on the street go from $100-500 a night so this little hotel is a steal for $50 a night. The room is decent as in it's clean and has a big bed, shower, sink, tv and night stand. Your... More 

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Albany, New York
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 July 2011

A few friends and I decided to get away last weekend and headed up to Montreal for a weekend full of drinking and hopefully relaxation. As college students, we aren't too particular about the quality of our hotels, which lead us to a one night stay in this Twenty-First Century tenement. First off, don't let the indication that this hotel... More 

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Staying in The Village (Gay Village)

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The Village (Gay Village)
The rainbow pillars of Beaudry Métro Station shepherd the way into to The Village, one of the largest hubs for gay and lesbian culture in North America. With an open layout and a congenial aura, the refurbished buildings along Rue Sainte-Catherine pay a special homage to menswear and to caffeine, with showrooms and cafes. By morning, the antiquing gems along Amherst Street are packed with collectors. An incredible party spot, The Village comes alive at night, when clubs, bars, and dance halls open their doors and the revelry is high, epitomised by the fanciful trimmings of the apropos Oscar Wilde building. From May to September, the area closes to automotive traffic, allowing restaurant terraces to pour onto the streets, creating a dynamic sense of community. Les Boules Roses, thousands of pink baubles, are hung to welcome in the festivals and celebrations, including Montréal en Arts, Divers-Cité, and the Pride Parade.
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Additional Information about Hotel Arena Palace

Address: 1553 St-Andre, Montreal, Quebec H2L 3T5, Canada (Formerly Hotel Eureka)
Region: Canada > Quebec > Montreal > The Village (Gay Village) , Ville-Marie
Price Range: $39 - $81 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Hotel Arena Palace 1.5*
Number of rooms: 20
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Eureka Hotel Montreal
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