First Hotel Skt Petri

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Average rate: $105 - Hotel class: 5 stars
Krystalgade 22, Copenhagen, Denmark

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First Hotel Skt Petri Copenhagen Reviews

o_mendfornd o_mendfo…
45 reviews
Jan 21, 2008
I've come to realise since staying at another similarly-priced hotel in Copenhagen (the Radisson Royal) that this review, as originally written, may be a little harsh! I'm gradually learning just how expensive a city Copenhagen can be! This is the original review:

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This is the cheapest hotel in Copenhagen with a five star rating, and you seem to get what you pay for; it's like a nice four star hotel, or an under-equipped five star hotel.

The best thing about the hotel is the fantastic location; just on the edge of the old town, and five minutes' walk from Norreport station, from where there are direct trains to the airport, and other parts of Copenhagen. The train was very useful for me to get to the office; much handier, quicker and cheaper than taxis.

The rooms are smart and clean; mine was a "standard single room", which still had a massive double bed. The room itself was rather small. It had everything you'd want, except a shower curtain: good-sized safe, satellite TV.

Apparently there's a restaurant in the hotel, but I was too inept to find it! I tried the cafe fronting onto the street at which I had a burger and some very greasy chips. The food was much cheaper than anything I got at restaurants in the town: about 150kr for the burger and a beer.

Finally: appologies if I sound a little abrupt. I just typed all of this in once and then lost my Internet connection, so had to do it all again!

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and here are some mitigating comments:

1) The decor in the room was pretty funky. There was a massive wall of colour above the bed. It's a shame I couldn't get far enough away to really appreciate it!

2) The lack of shower curtain may be a Copenhagen tradition - I didn't fare much better in the Radisson Royal on that score.

3) The super-heated room may be another Danish tradition. The Radisson had the advantage that the aircon worked through the night, unlike in the Skt Petri where it seemed to turn off during the small hours. The corridors in the Radisson are like ovens, but then you don't have to spend too long in them.

It's a tough decision to say which hotel I preferred. I think that now I've got used to the decor in the Radisson the hotel is not too bad, but I miss the massive comfy bed at the Skt Petri.
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First Hotel Skt Petri Overview

The First Hotel Skt Petri is located in a popular area of Copenhagen near many of the pedestrianized shopping centers, the Town Hall Square and the Round Tower. Many museums are located in the area as well. There are many restaurants and dining establishments located in the area near the hotel. Guests will also have easy access to a variety of shopping opportunities along with many entertainment choices in the area, including golf. Copenhagen Central Station is located only one kilometer from the First Hotel Skt Petri. The airport is situated within a twenty minute drive. Public transportation options, including water taxis, is available in the city. A parking garage is available at the First Hotel Skt Petri for an additional charge.

There are 268 well equipped guestrooms at the First Hotel Skt Petri. Each of the guestrooms features amenities such as a private bath, air conditioning and parquet flooring. Most rooms at the hotel also have either a terrace or balcony.

Amenities offered at the First Hotel Skt Petri include a bar, restaurant, fitness room and reception area.

First Hotel Skt Petri Amenities

  • Business Center
  • Room Service
  • High-speed Internet
  • Fitness Room/Gym
  • Restaurant
  • Parking
  • Pet Friendly
  • Concierge
  • Valet Parking
  • Tour Desk
  • Elevator / Lift
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Air Conditioned
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Banquet Facilities
  • Conference Room(s)
  • Currency Exchange
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Safe-Deposit Box
  • Mini Bar
  • Cable / Satellite TV
  • In Room Movies
  • Porters
  • Wake-up Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Hair Dryer
  • TV
  • Laundry service
  • Bicycle Rental
  • Excursions
  • Garden
  • Nightclubs
  • Billiards
  • Desk
  • Direct dial phone
  • Ballroom
  • Audio/Visual Equipment
  • Exhibit Space
  • Fitness Facilities
  • Internet Connection (wireless)
  • Bathrobes
  • Shower
  • Coffee Shop/Cafeteria
  • Luggage Storage
  • Shoe Shine
  • Paid Parking

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