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Gasthaus Hotel Backmulde

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Schiffgasse 11, 69117 Heidelberg, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
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Ranked #4 of 79 hotels in Heidelberg
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Munich, Germany
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146 reviews 146 reviews
42 hotel reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is an excellent choice if you want to stay right in downtown Heidelberg. This means that driving there is a bit tricky--the hotel does give proper instructions, though--and the early bird (meaning guest arriving around noon) may catch one of the few parking spaces right next to the recessed hotel entrance. The rooms are fine, large, and breakfast is... More

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Dallas, Texas
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90 reviews 90 reviews
20 hotel reviews
97 helpful votes 97 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Small hotel on a quiet side street, the place was perfect for me. The room was very large, and the bathroom was a good size. The air conditioner worker very well!! Breakfast was meats, cheeses, breads, cereals, and fruit. I arrived later than I had planned on, so I checked in at the restaurant attached. It worked just fine for... More

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DeLand, Florida
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49 reviews 49 reviews
12 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Gasthaus Hotel Backmulde stands out as one of our two favorite hotels during our fourteen day stay in Germany. From the moment we were warmly greeted at the front desk to the delicious fresh breakfast each morning, everything about this hotel is a standout. We had a large room on the third floor (there are a LOT of stairs)... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was invited to give a talk at Heidelberg University. The Uni put me up at this hotel, so I had no expectations. The hotel is lovely. It is simple and clean! The breakfasts were very good and not to be missed. They have wonderful breads and soft poached eggs. If you are looking for something basic, simple, clean, and... More

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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

An excellent stay overall. The staff are very helpful and nothing is to much trouble - they even spent some time moving large plant pots around so we could park our motorcycles safely. Room was very clean and tidy and the breakfast excellent quality and almost unbelievable value for money at 5 Euros. One point to mention is that the... More

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46 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

We could not have picked a better location, within the old town and steps from the main pedestrian shopping strasse, the castle and the bridge. Location alone made me swoon, but the hotel itself was lovely, clean and cozy and the staff, particularly Christina (spelling?) at the front desk, warm and helpful. Our room overlooked a courtyard and was a... More

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Paris, France
5 reviews 5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

We stayed there 3 nights. We had the room 34 which is on the last floor, with great volume and great size (3 windows!), about 30 square meters! The breakfast was rather good (not so big but reasonable choice of fresh food) and the staff very friendly. I could park my car in the hotel parking lot for 10 box... More

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San Francisco CA
14 reviews 14 reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

Stayed one night here while visiting Heidelburg. The room was clean and cozy, the bed comfortable, and the staff pleasant. The morning breakfast, which was included for us, was a nice variety, hitting the spot.

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The Hague
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24 reviews 24 reviews
20 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014

Our drive from the Netherlands to Trentino-Alto Adige, Italy was an occasion to stop in Heidelberg and visit this old city and the Christmas markets. The hotel was very central, 1 minute walk from Hauptstrasse, but enough away to be quiet for sleeping. The suite was very large with a separate room for our son. Beds were very comfortable. Breakfast... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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315 reviews 315 reviews
49 hotel reviews
139 helpful votes 139 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2013 via mobile

We thought this place was one of our best hotel stays in Europe. The hotel is quiet but in a great location just off Hauptstraße in the old town, and really nicely appointed with good beds and bathroom. All feels fresh, very clean and well maintained. The breakfast was marvellous, staff friendly and efficient, and the price we paid for... More

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Address: Schiffgasse 11, 69117 Heidelberg, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
Location: Germany > Baden-Wurttemberg > Heidelberg
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Gasthaus Hotel Backmulde 3*
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