Tivoli Coimbra Hotel
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Minbar in room
- Airport Transportation
- Shuttle bus service
- Reduced mobility rooms
- Multilingual staff
TravelPod Member ReviewsTivoli Coimbra Hotel
Positive : A big room in a proper hotel at a good price.
Ok : Hotel Private parking available, 7,50 euros per night for parking. The staff is serious and tried to be nice.
Negative : a very expensive access to Internet (around 4 euros for a one hour! and 15 euros for a day).
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