Awful--never again A review of Botel Albatros
This lodging is an absolute dump. Granted, it is relatively cheap accomodation, but it is dirty, smells bad, is cramped, and the service is horrific. The bathroom is so tiny with a stand up shower that you literally have to climb over the toilet to get out of the shower.The biggest issue was upon our arrival, we had clearly booked the room ahead of time through hotels and had a receipt showing a zero balance (hotels won't book unless paid in full) The receptionist claimed that they had been using hotels for over a year and it was never paid in full and she didn't believe our receipt and that we had to pay for the room and sort it out ourselves with hotels. At this point I knew we were being scammed b/c after enough arguing, she gave us the room key and said she had to call her manager and would "get back to us." Well, two days later into our stay...no one had kicked us out, and we hadn't heard anything. I then approached her at the desk and asked if she got herself sorted out. She was clearly embarassed, and very well should have been for the way she treated us. It was quite obvious that they try and do this to guests in hopes that they will pay twice.I would never stay there again.