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BEST WESTERN Hotel Geheimer Rat

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Goethestrasse 38, 39108 Magdeburg, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany
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Ranked #7 of 26 hotels in Magdeburg
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Helsinki, Finland
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18 reviews 18 reviews
9 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

If you have a satellite navigator, trust it! Otherwise you will not find this hotel. A "healthy" walk from the city centre. A typical BW hotel with its own charm.Old building but modern inside. Spacy and comfortable rooms. Excellent breakfast included. Parking place either in yard or garage.

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Thank your for your stay and your positive evaluation. Best regards Ingo Rektorik (owner) More

Espoo, Finland
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2013

I chose this hotel basically only because I was arriving late to Magdeburg. Cheaper and/or more central hotels did not have 24 hour reception like Geheimer Rat. It was still only 15 minute walk from the train station to the hotel. Its true that this hotel is a little bit distant from the city center but then again Magdeburg is... More

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Thank you for completing the survey regarding your recent stay at our property. Your business is very important to us and we value your feedback. By telling us what you liked about your stay and how we can improve, you are helping us deliver a superior experience for you and other guests in the future. We hope you will come... More

Hameln, Germany
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2013

The hotel was very cold and unappealing with a lot of wasted space. And a very inconsiderate member of staff with a porche, reved its engine alot.breakfast wasn't bad but only basic , we where not given an option with the water in our room ,and charged for 2more.

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Wir würden uns freuen, wenn Sie uns Ihre Kritikpunkte detaillierter übermitteln. Nur so können wir Schwachpunkte abstellen. Ihren Hinweis, unser... More

London, United Kingdom
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42 reviews 42 reviews
21 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2013

If you don't have sat nav I suspect you will never find this hotel. Its tucked away in the middle of a complicated one way system. There a car park and plenty of public parking nearby. The hotel is located in the middle of a largely residential area. The street its on has wide strip of grass and a stream... More

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Thank you for your incitations. Maybe we will see us in our hotel again. Best regards Ingo Rektorik (ownwer) More

Ennis, Republic of Ireland
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34 reviews 34 reviews
18 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2013

Tired of chain hotels? You could be anywhere in certain well known chains...not the case with Hotel Geheimer Rat. Yes...a rather unfortunate combination of a not very well-regarded chain and a not very well appreciated rodent. Well, that was my thought as I entered to stay in the very German hotel. However, German food, German hospitality and German efficiency- so... More

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geheimerrat, Inhaber at BEST WESTERN Hotel Geheimer Rat, responded to this review

Thank you for completing the survey regarding your recent stay at our property. Your business is very important to us and we value your feedback. By telling us what you liked about your stay and how we can improve, you are helping us deliver a superior experience for you and other guests in the future. We hope you will come... More

Bridgend, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2013

Atrocious service in every respect!!! Following a disasterous booking experience with the agents - booking.com, we set off on our Christmas trip to Germany hoping all would be well. Upon check in, we were greeted by a less than warm welcome and were afforded VERY basic service and communication. Our first impression of our room was one of 'OK' but... More

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geheimerrat, Inhaber at BEST WESTERN Hotel Geheimer Rat, responded to this review

Thank you for completing the survey regarding your recent stay at our property. On behalf of our entire team, I would like to apologize for not exceeding your expectations. Your satisfaction is important to us and we will be using the feedback you gave us to implement improvements to ensure we offer a better experience for guests in the future.... More

Munster, Germany
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26 reviews 26 reviews
17 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2012

We stayed at this hotel for 1 evening before travelling back home. -the first impression of the hotel isn't too positive as the entrance is somewhat small and the entrance area generally looked a bit tired. The hotel shouldn't be judged on first impressions however as the rooms were actually clean, tidy and spacious. The staff were particularly friendly and... More

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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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208 reviews 208 reviews
125 hotel reviews
137 helpful votes 137 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2011

This hotel is a pleasant surprise in Magdeburg. The centre of town is rather boring being totally rebuilt after WW2 but the hotel is in an old quarter that was spared. I got a warm welcome from the staff and the room was very nice with a writing desk, comfortable bed and nice bathroom. All neat and clean. Free Wifi... More

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Cambridge
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62 reviews 62 reviews
27 hotel reviews
89 helpful votes 89 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2011

The hotel is set in a quiet, tree-lined avenue in Magdeburg about a 15-20 min walk from the railway station. I stayed in a single-bed room (number 55) which was immaculately clean and faced the rear of the hotel. There was no bath in the bathroom, only a shower but this had lots of hot water. The bed was comfortable... More

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Chiclana
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2011

Good hotel located in a quiet area of the city. The city centre can be reached in a 20 min. walk. Breakfast is great, with good quality food. On the other hand, the staff' can speak very poor English, which can be a problem if you have any question to ask or need any information. Three weeks before I arrived... More

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Also Known As:
Best Western Magdeburg
Magdeburg Best Western
Address: Goethestrasse 38, 39108 Magdeburg, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany
Location: Germany > Saxony-Anhalt > Magdeburg
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites
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Ranked #7 of 26 hotels in Magdeburg
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Hotel Class:4 star — BEST WESTERN Hotel Geheimer Rat 4*
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