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Hotel zum Turken

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Berchtesgaden-Obersalzberg, 83471 Berchtesgaden, Bavaria, Germany
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Hotel zum Turken
Ranked #5 of 31 Hotels in Berchtesgaden
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Winchester, Virginia
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31 reviews 31 reviews
9 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

This hotel defies a numerical rating. If what you are looking for is modern amenities, recent plumbing, convenient electric plugs, wifi, TV, or good lighting, stay somewhere newer in the area. As the owner said, "we are 50 years behind the times." However, if you would like a quiet place with beautiful views, an excellent hostess, good breakfast, and easy... More

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Poole UK
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25 reviews 25 reviews
25 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The WW2 tunnels under the hotel are a once in a lifetime experience - super interesting and super creepy. Well worth a visit, but make sure you have plenty of change to pay the entrance fee in the barrier.

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Burlington, Massachusetts
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54 reviews 54 reviews
13 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel has quite a history. On first entering, it's a bit forbidding - very dark and quiet. The owner is helpful. The rooms are not huge and the bathroom experience pretty basic - a washbasin in the room and the toilet and shower behind a curtain. However, the room was clean and comfortable, with great views from the balcony.... More

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New York City, New York
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17 reviews 17 reviews
16 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at Hotel Zum Turken. It was one of the most memorable places I have ever stayed. The room (double with balcony overlooking Berchtesgaden) was meticulously clean and well-arranged (little Ritter chocolates, the hotel’s name embroidered on the blankets), as was the entire hotel. The balcony had a beautiful view but was definitely the most costly... More

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Seoul
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014 via mobile

If you are looking for a posh 5-star hotel, this is not the place. The accommodations are basic - our room had creaky beds and a curtain for a bathroom door. However, the hotel is a wonderful treasure with historic significance in WWII. It is spotlessly clean and has a breathtaking view of the mountains. We enjoyed both the breakfast... More

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Broomfield, Colorado
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

My husband, son and I had the pleasure of staying here last week. The rooms are comfortable, giving you a true European feeling. No Internet, no TV, just a beautiful quiet atmosphere. We had a wonderful balcony overlooking the valley. In the evening after going into town for dinner, we sat in an adorable bar area, full of many amenities... More

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Surfers Paradise, Australia
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65 reviews 65 reviews
22 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

We stayed sometime ago. We hope our review is posted. There is nothing quite like this hotel to stay in given its history. But what makes this place special is its host. Mrs Scharfenberg. Her story as owner and as a host managing the place herself you won't find such an interesting story attached to a hotel anywhere in Germany.... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

My husband and I stayed here in early June . We got the last room luckily. If you are looking for a place without city sounds the aggravation of the internet and tv. This is the place to really get away. We went for the atmosphere and history since we are ww2 history buffs this is the place. We couldn't... More

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Lebanon, Pennsylvania
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

Our trip to Germany was a wonderful experience and one my wife and I will not soon forget. At the top of my list of great places is the town of Berchtesgaden and this is precisely because of the ZUM TURKEN on the Obersalzburg. The hotel has amazing views and tremendous History. Having never stayed in a traditional German Guesthouse,... More

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Regina
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014 via mobile

We spent two nights there in early May. The rooms are large and comfortable and the views are breathtaking. Make sure you have a look at the pictures in the lobby. This hotel has a fascinating history and there is much to see in the area. Take the high road drive.

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Additional Information about Hotel zum Turken

Address: Berchtesgaden-Obersalzberg, 83471 Berchtesgaden, Bavaria, Germany
Location: Germany > Bavaria > Upper Bavaria > Berchtesgaden
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 17
Also Known As:
Zum Turken Hotel
Zum Turken Berchtesgaden

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