Carlton Hotel Tunis

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Average rate: $35 - Hotel class: 3 stars
Avenue habib bourguiba 31 -carthage coast, Tunis, Tunisia

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Carlton Hotel Dec 26, 2009
Carlton Hotel is a nice old hotel with a central location right in the centre of Tunis. It is right on Avenida Habib Bourguiba which is the main street in the new colonial part of the city leading down to the old medina at one end and the local train station in the other end.

The hotel is fairly quite even though it is on the main street of the city and all with a bath room and TV. There are wifi available in the rooms if you got your own computer. But some of the rooms seem is in need of an upgrade which has only been completed in some parts of the hotel.

The front desk seems to be a bit unaware of the kind of rooms they got in the hotel. When I came to the hotel very late at night I was told to go to a room and guided up there by a porter. But when I got to the room there were three beds and the man looked a bit puzzled by the three beds. He phoned down to the reception speaking in Arabic which meant I had no clue what he was talking about - and then he asked me to talk to the receptionist. He told me he was surprised to hear there were three beds instead of just one and they needed this room for somebody else the next day. This was sort of a first for me hearing a hotel did not know how many beds they got in the different rooms. Then I was taken to another room which was exactly the same as the other room except for the number of beds. Now there were only one bed which they had placed exactly in the middle of the room which had the unfortunate side effect it was virtually impossible to reach the light switch.

You can book rooms online which will give you a discount of about 10-20 percent of the standard rate. The room rate includes a big breakfast which is a mixture of a French and a Tunisian breakfast. You can also have your dinner in the restaurant but you are better off going to one of the nearby restaurants.
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Posted on: Feb 23, 2010
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Carlton Hotel Tunis Overview

The Carlton Hotel Tunis is a city hotel in the heart of Tunis city center, which makes it an ideal hotel for business or pleasure trips. Perfectly located on the main street of Tunis city center, Avenue Habib Bourguiba, the Carlton Hotel offers its guests a totally renovated setting close to all destinations. On foot, by car or in public transportation, the majority of business or leisure destinations are just 5 to 20 minutes away from the Carlton including The Tunis-Carthage International Airport and the Harbor of Tunis-La Goulette.

Endowed with a unique style (listed 1926 vintage art deco fa├žade,) the Carlton Hotel was entirely renovated in 1994 while respecting the original architecture. A 3-star hotel, the Carlton offers 80 rooms with a wide variety of services for your business or pleasure trips.

Hotel Carlton offers a complimentary Buffet breakfast. Other amenities include complimentary wireless Internet access, multilingual staff, and dry cleaning/laundry services.

The rooms at the Carlton Hotel are equipped with commodities that are appreciated by the travel professionals as well as by our guests. City view. Wireless high-speed Internet access . Private bathroom. Hair dryer (on request). Air conditioning. Flat-panel televisions come with satellite channels. Guestrooms also feature complimentary wireless Internet access, air conditioning, and direct-dial phones.

Carlton Hotel Amenities

  • Room Service
  • High-speed Internet
  • Fitness Room/Gym
  • Parking
  • Airport shuttle
  • Concierge
  • Elevator / Lift
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Air Conditioned
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Conference Room(s)
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Mini Bar
  • Cable / Satellite TV
  • Wake-up Service
  • Hair Dryer
  • TV
  • Laundry service
  • Direct dial phone
  • Fitness Facilities
  • Internet Connection (wireless)
  • Shower
  • Luggage Storage

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