I stayed here with a large group of collegues for 4 nights last weekend.
We got a taxi direct from the airport which took around 15 minutes and cost €25-€30. The lady at reception spoke very little English but was as polite and helpful as is possible with the language barrier.
First impression of my room (129 on the forth floor) was good. It was very clean, a decent size and adequately furnished. I would've liked a kettle but it didn't bother me too much. Bathroom was compact but clean and had no problems with things not working.
I was disappointed with the lack of Internet access and soon came to despise the mattresses as they are ridiculously soft... so much so that I contemplated sleeping on the floor!
Breakfast was adequate. Usual continental suspects available (cold meats, cheeses, bread, cereal) and is served 6am-10am daily. There is also a small bar that serves decent beer on tap.
I don't really know whether I'd recommended this place or not. I was attending a conference at Leipzig Zoo so it was convenient for me as it's situated about 1km away on the same street, with the city centre a further 1km down the road. I don't think hotel snobs will enjoy this place though as the service is quite old fashioned.
PROS: Clean, polite staff, decent sized room, decent location
CONS: No internet, terrible mattresses (my opinion), quite noisy at night because of trams/cars, old fashioned services
Tips - Get a taxi direct from airport for 25-30€ or get a train to the central station, followed by the no. 12 tram marked Gohlis Nord. It's about 5 stops and there is a stop directly outside the hotel.
If you plan on staying out past midnight then take your room key with you. Reception closes at midnight (although was actually still open way past that on the weekend) but you will be given an additional key to let yourself in through the back entrance.
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