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Hotel Alster-Hof

#62 of 316 Hotels in Hamburg
Certificate of Excellence
Esplanade 12, 20354 Hamburg, Germany
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  • Location
    4.5 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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sutton
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32 reviews 32 reviews
18 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My wife and I recently stayed at the Alster-Hof for five nights, celebrating my birthday and having a city break at the same time.Having spent quite a while selecting this hotel, taking into account location, price and nearby U bahn stations we made a very good choice. The hotel itself is ideally situated within a few minutes walk of the... More 

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Hotel Alster Hof is in a great location, 100 meters from the Innenalster and 30 meters from the Subway entrance. I had a 1 person, recently renovated room, which had all what I needed. The breakfast, which was included in the price, is absolutely stunning. Last, but not least, the hotel is clean and the service very friendly.

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Maastricht, The Netherlands
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104 reviews 104 reviews
29 hotel reviews
123 helpful votes 123 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

We stay at this hotel during the Aviation show in April every year and we have again booked it for next year. The location is perfect and the hotel itself is also good the rooms are clean and they have very nice bathrooms, breakfast is super and the staff are really friendly. My favorite is the bar Man, I do... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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139 reviews 139 reviews
16 hotel reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

I was in Hamburg for a three day city break, and picked the Hotel Alster Hof on price and location. It was perfect from start to finish, I had a great stay and would recommend it very highly. Location was close to the lake. Barely one minute walk from Stephansplatz station and Colonnaden shopping and restaurants and a short walk... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
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112 reviews 112 reviews
52 hotel reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

This hotel has small rooms but with everything you need except free WIFI for the entire stay. There is 1 hour of WIFI for free which you activate vis an SMS code. Otherwise €5 for 24 hours. WIFI should be like the water... free. But not here.

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8 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

Location was the main reason I chose this hotel for an overnight stay but then wished I could stay longer! Barely one minute walk from Stephansplatz station and Colonnaden shopping and restaurants. Staff was efficient and pleasant. The single room and bathroom were compact (as expected) but quite comfortable and clean with modern furnishings and fixtures. Complimentary water in room.... More 

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22 reviews 22 reviews
13 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

Prefect for our 2 night break to see the Christmas markets. Lovely hotel, great breakfast and easy walking distance to all the markets and trains etc. Very reasonable price, friendly and helpful staff.

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Top Contributor
112 reviews 112 reviews
25 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

We stayed here for 3 days and went to Berlin for a couple days. We returned to Alster-Hof Hotel again because of the friendly, cosy and top location. The room was spacious and breakfast was relaxing and delicious. The staff in this hotel are friendly and helpful.

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Alster_Hof_Hotel, Verkaufsleiter at Hotel Alster-Hof, responded to this review

Dear guest, thank you so much for your kind review. We are glad that you enjoyed your saty in our hotel and acknowledge the friendlyness of our staff. We look forward to your next visit. Kind regards, Hotel Alster-Hof More 

Kent
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69 reviews 69 reviews
54 hotel reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Good hotel. Easy to reach from airport. Metro station (Steffansplatz) just 100m. Only 5 mins walk from Congress Centre (CCH), and rates very reasonable. Comfortable room, good bathroom, and quiet. Breakfast very good. Lack of quality, free wifi disappointing.

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Congleton, UK
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5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

Easy to reach from the airport via a good rail link. Convenient for the shops the lake and the botanic gardens. Good quality hotel at a reasonable price. Rooms are well appointed, clean, comfortable and spacious. Excellent breakfast. Helpful staff. Free wifi would have been appreciated. This hotel met my expectations very well.

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