Despite pledges, hotel prices could keep fans away

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March 23, 2012, 12:14 a.m. | Ukraine — by Olga Rudenko

Dutch supporters in fancy dress await kick-off in the international friendly football match between England and the Netherlands at Wembley Stadium in London on Feb. 29. Even the most enthusiastic of fans could be put off from attending Euro 2012 in Ukraine and Poland this June by the high accommodation prices.

Olga Rudenko

Staying in one modest three-star hotel in central Donetsk in April will set you back around 40 euros per night for a twin room.
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