Great little bargain. A review of Botel Albatros
My partner, his brother, and I stayed in 2 rooms at the Botel Albatros in Dec 2004. We booked through Codan Agentura and had no problems. The price was 34 euros/nt for the double and 26 euros/nt for the single and included breakfast. Staying on a boat on the Vltava was great. We were a little north from most of the major sights, but the river was beautiful and the walk to/from the sights always provided us with something new and interesting. Having stayed on boats before, I was not surprised at the small but efficient rooms. They were clean and comfortable. Be sure to request a river view room where you'll see the swans in the morning. Hungarian buffet breakfast got a little tedious on the 4th morning, but it was filling, hearty, and included in the price. Meats, cheese, bread, yogurt, coffee (sort of), juice-water, some dried fruits and nuts. Don't get turned off by the small, smoky, and somehwat dingy lobby area or the cheesy blue Pepsi awning. If you're looking for a great value and don't mind being a little further out, this is it. Would definitely go back.