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Hotel und Gasthof zur Sonne

3.0 of 5 Hafengasse 11, 91541 Rothenburg, Bavaria, Germany
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Sydney, Australia
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56 reviews 56 reviews
29 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This guesthouse is literally a minute from the main square where the Christkindlemarkt is and is probably central to all you want to see in Rothenburg. The hotel itself is new, clean and inviting and the rooms are just as good. Our room #6 was at the rear and side overlooking the terrace. With opening windows it was nice and... More 

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Benton, Arkansas
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

This was a nice enough hotel and good location, but the room was pretty small. It was adequate, and the service was good, but the WiFi service was so slow that it was no better than having no Internet service.

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gent belgium
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

The Sonne Hotel is located in the middle of the touristic centre. It's next to the grand place and located in a very nice street. The service was really good and helpfull. What I like as well they have their own parking just around the corner. The room was big and all comfort present. Both restaurant and breakfast is good.

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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay in Rothenburg which was enhanced by this hotel's proximity to the town square in this pedestrian town. The breakfast was tasty with many options. As others have said, parking is convenient and secure in a garage up the street. We were especially impressed with the staff who pried the suitcases out of our hands to... More 

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Saskatoon, Canada
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64 reviews 64 reviews
29 hotel reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

I wanted to stay back here since I was there a few years ago and found it really good. I was more impressed this time! First off, the staff were even more friendlier than I remembered!!! The car park was a nice garage just around back, the room was spacious and clean and the bathroom was upgraded nicely and was... More 

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Sussex
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21 reviews 21 reviews
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2014

We really couldn't fault this hotel from the outset - certainly, we were grateful for the weary member of staff who stayed up till 1.40 am to let us in! Parking is handily tucked around the back of the premises. The entrance of the hotel seems somewhat at odds with the period exterior. The high, brightly lit ceiling is dazzling... More 

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Zurich
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164 reviews 164 reviews
129 hotel reviews
99 helpful votes 99 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013

Great location in the heart of the town. Staff were friendly and helpful. Our room was a bit smelly and not sure of the cause. The bed was comfy and the room was spacious. Bathroom shower only and small. Food in restaurant was good. We had a dinner there and breakfast. Rothenburg is a lovely town with a great atmospheric... More 

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paris, france
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5 reviews 5 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2013

This is a fantastic little hotel, right next to the town square. They even had parking, which was our biggest challenge in other, larger cities. The hotel helped direct us to the parking then helped carry the bags to the room. Excellent wifi and good breakfast makes this place a winner!

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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013 via mobile

The location of this hotel is less than 30 meters from the main square of this medieval city. The rooms are clean and comfortable. This hotel serves wonderful Bavarian meals. I've stayed in this hotel many times over the past 20 years and recommend it highly. Like most hotels built during the medieval period, it does not have an elevator... More 

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Horsens, Denmark
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26 reviews 26 reviews
10 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

I arrived by car to Rothenburg, and couldn't believe that I was allowed to drive all the way to the hotel. Parking in the rear of the hotel, I went to the reception, and they offered a parkingspot in a garage 50 meters from the hotel. Luckily, the host showed me the way, so I didn't damage my car in... More 

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Address: Hafengasse 11, 91541 Rothenburg, Bavaria, Germany
Location: Germany > Bavaria > Franconia > Middle Franconia > Rothenburg
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Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel und Gasthof zur Sonne 3*
Number of rooms: 18
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