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Hotel Loewen

Kapplerstrasse 120, 79117 Freiburg im Breisgau, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014
johnclaesgens Port Saint Lucie, Florida
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  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Port Saint Lucie, Florida
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

We extended our visit here to three days because we just loved this hotel. It's location is just minutes from old town Frieburg a great place to visit. It's a great place to base for a trip to the Black Forrest, (Schwartzwald) to check out the cuckoo clocks and have a slice of Black Forrest cake. This hotel offers the... More 

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Murnau, Germany
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66 reviews 66 reviews
15 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

Stumbled on this place last night. €43 or so with breakfast, dinner can be gotten from their kitchen until 2030. Bar open until 12 AM. Decent breakfast. After a long day on the road I only wanted beer, dinner and some kind of music. Last night, they had all 3. I was able to use the garage under the house... More 

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North East, Pennsylvania
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56 reviews 56 reviews
12 hotel reviews
90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

This is one of our Black Forest favorites. The rooms are spotless, and the restaurant is so good. We've been here a few times and when we end up in Freiburg we won't stay anywhere else. The memories when the kids were small always make us smile. The tram is right across the street. And if you're in a hurry... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2014

I stayed at the Schwaers Loewen with a friend over New Year 2013/2014. Two things let this hotel down, and they let it down badly. The first is the approach, the entrance and the common areas. It is not acceptable in a hotel with advertises itself as four star to have shabby tables outside the entrance which itself is old... More 

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Isle of Man, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2013

Spent 2 nights in this hotel as part of a family road trip. We're a well travelled family and have stayed in hotels all over the world. Having stayed in Hotel Loewen, the family has now unanimously voted it the worst hotel of them all. Marketing this hotel as 4 star is frankly misrepresentation, in fact it is really a... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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29 reviews 29 reviews
7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2013

We booked very late and had little choice. The other reviews and rating on tripadvisor worried us. But in all not bad at all. The property is clearly old but the rooms were clean and the staff was helpful. The family room was very good value for money. Only a few minutes away from Freiburg. I would definitely re-rate it... More 

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Kaiserslautern, Germany
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103 reviews 103 reviews
14 hotel reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2012

After staying at the Schwaer's Loewen for the third time in the past 6 months, we feel it really could use an improvement in attitude as well as equipment. The rooms lack a basic refrigerator and are only basic in furniture. There are no mirrors in the room where you can do your hair or put on makeup, only the... More 

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Birmingham, UK
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16 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2010

Disappointing. This was once a nice hotel but clearly has not been looked after in recent years. Garden/plant pots not maintained, dirty windows, ripped and stained carpets, weeds growing on the balcony floor, mouldy areas in the bathroom, the furniture in the restaurant in need of tlc, no coffee/tea facilities etc. We spent a week at this hotel but the... More 

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Annapolis, Maryland
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55 reviews 55 reviews
37 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2008

We stayed at the Lowen in early July. the hotel is rated a 4 star - but it is barely 3 star... the rooms are large- but the amenities are very plain. The room floors were stained, TV small, it is essentially a small town hotel without the charm... And it is far from the center of the city, so... More 

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amsterdam
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2008

Since 2006 this hotel has served as a base for our annual April visit to a fair, that is held in Basel, Switzerland. This family run hotel is very comfortable, though not perfect. The surrounding of the hotel is very nice, since it is located in a small suburb outside the city center of Freiburg. For travellers with a car,... More 

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