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Huys van Leyden

Oude Singel 212, 2312 RJ Leiden, The Netherlands
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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King`s Lynn
17 reviews 17 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Unfortunately this was only a one night stay. Gaston and his staff were very friendly and helpful, the room was superb and the breakfast excellent. This is a beautiful old city and well worth a visit.

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Melbourne, Australia
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35 reviews 35 reviews
14 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We found this little boutique hotel via the internet, hidden away from mainstream searches? It is very small, our building I think only housed 4 rooms, there is another building, plus an apartment. It is in quite an historic building and therefore very quaint! We had the ground floor room at the back ( 3 )! It is a two... More

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105 reviews 105 reviews
28 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

This boutique hotel offers beautiful rooms in a quiet area of the city. You can easily walk to the town shopping and tourist areas. The breakfast was excellent with a cook at your disposal to prepare your meal as you wish. The only concern was that our room was situated on the ground floor with a window facing the inner... More

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Reading, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

This is a very nice hotel with beautiful rooms. It is situated in an 16th century, characterful building, and the room we stayed in had nice wooden baulks along the ceiling and a view over the lovely roof terrace. The staff were extremely helpful and friendly. The room was clean, and the shower was excellent. We choose to have our... More

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Afula, Israel
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45 reviews 45 reviews
9 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

This is a great hotel with a very good location for avoiding excessive noise and traffic. It is off the (Singel) canal within fairly easy walking for certain sites, e.g. Lakenhal, Rijksmuseum for Folkart. For getting to the university the walk is longer, or take the bus on the street parallel to the hotel to the Witte Singel. For walking... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

We just spent over a week at the Huys van Leyden. Our first 8 nights were spent in the studio, which is just around the corner from the hotel The room was very clean and well appointed, if you were wanting to make a meal at all. The bed was very comfortable and with lovely linens. Only wished there had... More

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Surfers Paradise, Australia
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106 reviews 106 reviews
46 hotel reviews
98 helpful votes 98 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Excellent location, clean and comfortable room. Warm welcome. Beautiful decor and delicious breakfast. Steep stairs to breakfast room and in our particular room. Lovely roof top balcony to enjoy pre dinner drink

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Boxford, Suffolk
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

We stayed for two nights in the loft apartment and were delighted with the facilities and space in the spotlessly clean and well-appointed accommodation. Gaston was very welcoming and gave us some good recommendations for lunch. The stairs to the loft, like most canal-side houses in the Netherlands, are a bit treacherous and you wouldn't want to have heavy bags... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
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130 reviews 130 reviews
25 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

We stayed at their apartment which is around the corner from the hotel. For the most part it was a positive stay. This was a last minute reservation so if we could have stayed at the hotel that would have been our preference. Having said that the breakfast was very nice and worth spending the extra $$. We took the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014 via mobile

I stayed here on my birthday and had the canal facing room. It was an absolutely lovely, beamed room. The staff were friendly. The location was great and Leiden has a lovely atmosphere. Breakfast was plentiful. I would recommend this hotel to anyone wishing to stay in Leiden.

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Address: Oude Singel 212, 2312 RJ Leiden, The Netherlands
Location: The Netherlands > South Holland Province > Leiden
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 5
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