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Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

This is arguably the best located hotel in Sibiu, right in the middle of things. We were there when a musical event was live in the Main Square. Rooms are sound proof enough though admitedly the hotel doesn't face the speakers. The hallway is small, there is no elevator and the rooms have their own personality. You will be staying...

Thank Dreamstimer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The location is the best in town. Rooms are huge and very clean. Breakfast is huge and really good. Everyone are super friendly. The only thing is there is no elevator and when you come with suitecase you have to clime stairs. We recommend!

Thank Elad S
Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 November 2016

Good hotel for overnight stay in town centre. The rooms were old but comfortable and well furnished. The bathroom was large and the bed was comfortable. Excellent choice s for breakfast included in room price.

Thank abbottus
Monrovia, California
Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

The best place to stay in Sibiu. In the heart of the Historic Old Town, close proximity to a lot of historic places and as well to the shopping district. Service was excellent, starting with the two young ladies at the front desk especially Flori who was very accommodating with our requests. The breakfast was over the top, local cuisine...

Thank bugasm101
Odenton, Maryland
Reviewed 7 October 2016

The hotel location is right next to the Council Tower, in the heart of the Old City of Sibiu. You couldn't have a better location for sight seeing. Reception is on the floor above ground level and guest rooms are there also, plus on higher floors (but no elevator). When I made the reservation (direct with the hotel) I asked...

Thank durayb2016
Bucharest, Romania
Reviewed 28 September 2016

I must admit the hotel is right in the heart of the city, no better view possible. The rooms, however, are poor and the bathroom is missing any soap, douche gel anything..for a 4-star hotel. The breakfast is really poor, the don't have even bottled still water! They bring the water in a vase, how do I know that's not...

Thank AmaliaStroescu
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

The hotel is right on the most attractive square in the city where there are a number of restaurants and bars and within a short walk to the main sights. Parking can be a challenge in Sibiu but there are quite a few parking spaces within The square - at 2 lei per hour. The hotel sits right next to...

Thank VamosBoy
Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

It is located right in the square in old town so the location is great with lots of restaurant choices. Unfortunately, this has some drawbacks - relatively expensive parking, can be noisy until midnight. Another issue was the a/c is an in-room unit and quite loud. Before you pay for the parking in the morning, check and see if the...

Thank Max-235
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 3 September 2016

Very centrally located, we had the best room up in the loft area, could have fit 6-8 people in there. Wonderful stay with great service. The only thing was the breakfast was not as big of a spread as elsewhere in Romania.

Thank Vivian Y
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

We went to Sibiu for a long weekend and Stayed at The Council. The location was first class nestled in between the two main squares in the old town and amongst the restaurants. Rooms were tidy, we had two doubles which were separated one in a loft above and the second in the main room which suited our family of...

Thank JKMBTouring

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The Council is a 4 star hotel, beautifully situated in the historical centre of Sibiu, originally built as the first City Council Hall in the 14th century, next to the Council Tower and steps away to Bruckenthal Museum, Small Square, Big Square and Liar Bridge. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Council

Address: Piata Mica 31, Sibiu 550182, Romania
Region: Romania > Transylvania > Central Romania > Sibiu County > Sibiu
Price Range: $72 - $164 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Council 4*
Number of rooms: 14
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“Be prepared to climb the stairs”
 of 5 bubbles abbottus, 2 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ground floor (no, it's a joke).”
 of 5 bubbles FrancisRogerDuck, 28 May 2016 | Read review
“Our room was on the second floor at the back very quiet”
 of 5 bubbles John-Kaye5, 16 Apr 2016 | Read review
“I stayed in room 8 and it was wonderful!”
 of 5 bubbles rogergray1965, 30 Mar 2016 | Read review
“We paid a few pounds more for a 'de luxe' room, which was quite excellent. Didn't see the standard ones”
 of 5 bubbles stuarts_13, 10 Feb 2016 | Read review
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