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Van der Valk Hotel Rotterdam-Blijdorp

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Energieweg 2, 3041 JC Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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Ranked #26 of 53 Hotels in Rotterdam
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Stayed two nights in a double room (actually two super single mattresses placed together). Room has ample sockets, and mine has an unblocked view of a huge surface car park. Apparently the property is next to a sports facility, which explains the parking capacity. Breakfast is relatively good on variety and quality compared to other European hotels. Bathroom is pre-fab... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Hotel is very clean and staff was very friendly. The breakfast was average. Room was spacious but, strangely enough, it seems that there are no rooms facing the adjacent lake: half of it face onto the parking lot and the other half onto hotel lobby. Quite difficult to reach with public transport. No bars and/or restaurants around.

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Eindhoven, Noord-brabant, Netherlands
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67 reviews 67 reviews
24 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

We stayed in this hotel because we visited The North Sea Jazz Festival in Rotterdam. We had a spacious junior suite, which was good. The staff was very friendly and helpful. After arrival we had lunch on the nice terrace, the quality of the food was good. The breakfast next day was sufficient and average. This hotel can be recommended... More

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Kiev, Ukraine
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

The hotel by itself is quite good. Modern architecture, everything is convenient. The furniture is need to be changed slightly. The breakfast was too expensive for my opinion - 17,5 euro for sausages, omelets, some ham and cheese? Too less i think. And the most important - about location. It's situated close to rhe zoo. So, you could easily spend... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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21 reviews 21 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

The Van de Valk Hotel Rotterdam-Blijdorp is conveniently located to access the airport and central station by public transport. It's also right next door to the Zoo. The hotel is clean, neat and the king size bed is huge. It's a little isolated, no cafes, etc for a mile or more, so it's eating in the restaurant, or catch the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

We stayed for 9 nights on a hockey tour and the hotel staff did everything they could to help us. They provided early breakfasts, additional towels and were the friendliest staff we have ever come across in a hotel of that size. Raymondo, in particular, helped us with directions to local places and kept smiling throughout! Rooms were very well... More

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Zurich, Switzerland
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48 reviews 48 reviews
37 hotel reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

I was hesitant when I booked this hotel, given the average score from Trip advisor's reviews. In the end I was happy we stayed there. Positives: price (very good for Rotterdam), proximity to city centre, free parking, free drinks at our arrival (we had an excellent wine from the bar), late breakfast (till 11am), large size of the room, excellent... More

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Harwich, United Kingdom
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44 reviews 44 reviews
7 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

Pleasant hotel not too far from the center with ample,free, parking - an important consideration where city center parking has become frightfully expensive. If you're only in town for a short time 24-48 hours an OV card is not necessarily a viable option because of the initial fixed cost. Our room was spacious and comfortable and more than acceptable, although... More

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Netherlands
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97 reviews 97 reviews
69 hotel reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

Bit dated, but still clean enough. Some stains on carpet, but spotless bathroom. Room didn't cool below 23 degrees, while outside it was much cooler. Dinner not very good. Breakfast is nice. Especially the fresh rolls, which were extraordinary. Stayed in spacious suite, with seperate living room, toilet, bathroom and bedroom. View on the Blijdorp zoo. Free parking.

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Address: Energieweg 2, 3041 JC Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Location: The Netherlands > South Holland Province > Rotterdam
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Van der Valk Hotel Rotterdam-Blijdorp 4*
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