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Grand Hotel Karel V Utrecht

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Geertebolwerk 1, 3511 XA Utrecht, The Netherlands
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Warsaw, Poland
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46 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

good hotel for short stay, very traditional in terms of interior and service, accomodation may vary if you are directed to "modern" wing. location is just great for city exploration. you can also have nice stay on site without moving away. good for both private and business occasions

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Farnham, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I stayed here many times a few years ago. I went back recently and the receptionist remembered me, which was a nice touch. This is a charming hotel. Some of the rooms have antiques and four post beds. This is not a funky modern hotel, but it is very charming. The cellar bar is great and the Gym is small,... More 

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Great Billing, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An absolute gem of a hotel, great choice of rooms and I had a perfect stay. I used this hotel for a 2 week trip and selected one of the newer suite rooms. Very large space with plenty of room to work from. The meeting/office room and lounge were well laid out and were perfect for small meetings. The restaurant... More 

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Arlington, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Mom and I decided to stay in Utecht for a week in December before flying home to DC for the holidays. Normally, I stay in an NH hotel but Mom wanted to spoil herself and we were indeed spoiled! Very nice hotel, nice size room, bathroom (love the towel warmer) and amazing customer service. Would definitely recommend and return.

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Tampa, Florida
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7 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited last winter, this hotel is right in the centre of Utrecht, great staff and facilities, the spa is magnificient, you can access it straight from the lift outside your door. I didn't try any meal so i cannot say, i will definetly go back if in The Netherlands.

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Bath
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at this hotel with some friends for a weekend visit to Utrecht. An extremely pleasant experience with lovely bedrooms, public rooms and grounds. Central location for walking the town. We didn't dine here but the breakfasts were very good.

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Netherlands
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Needed a hotel within walking distance of train at short notice. Found that many hotels required 3+ day stays. Ended up booking at Karel V despite its price! The hotel is first class all the way. Clean, efficient, professional with a touch of old school. If you like the finer things from a hotel and do not mind paying for... More 

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Prague, Czech Republic
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic hotel...perfect for my business trip to Utrecht! Hotel is very luxuriou, rooms are really big and very clean. You get everything you need in your room. Breakfast is excellent and service is perfect! Absolutely recommended!

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

When you first arrive, you'd be forgiven for wondering why you chose this nondescript place to stay but once you check in and start looking around, its history is amazing! The hotel staff from check in to check out, from the excellent restaurant to the cellar bar are fantastically friendly and helpful and very engaging! In the restaurant, we had... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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31 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had a group of us go down to Utrecht for the Vakantiebeurs event. We stayed in the Karel V which was the perfect location for the business we had to attend. The location is beyond perfect. It's super close to the trainstation and Jaarbeurs, and practically IN the centre of Utrecht. You simple walk directly from the hotel's lovely... More 

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