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BEST WESTERN Hotel Goldenes Rad

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Karlstrasse 43, 88045 Friedrichshafen, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2013
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Bay City, Michigan
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2013

Best Western at Friedrichshafen. There are so many negatives to this hotel it would be too time consuming to list them all, however lack of a working internet on a business trip is most frustrating. 3 attempts to remedy this by the staff resulted in no change and NO INTERNET. Although the staff was pleasant, their failure to grasp the... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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39 reviews 39 reviews
13 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2013

The best part of this hotel is the staff. Very efficient and helpful. The hotel is typical of the older european model. No AC (or fan so no airflow ever), room coffee, iron boards, hand towels and no WiFi or internet access at all. The bed was OK and the shower was nice but there were no soap holders or... More

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Berlin, Germany
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2013

I don't know, where dit this hotel get 4 stars, as it was worse than any cheapest motel. The rooms were filthy and full of dead (and alive) bugs. Shampoos etc. were half-used and air-conditioning didn't work. Beds and doors were broken and surfaces and sheets was stained and dirty. At the parking lot there were dead rats. Rooms were... More

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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37 reviews 37 reviews
26 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2013

We stayed in the annex of this hotel which is situated behind the main hotel .The rooms were clean and comfortable particularly our friends room, which turned out to be a suite on the third floor! The hotel is ideally situated for ferries to Austria and Switzerland and also very close to the excellent Zeppelin museum. We ate one night... More

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Worcester, UK
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9 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2013 via mobile

Don't book a lakeside room, they are located away from the hotel, the view isn't great and the aircon isn't good at all. If using sat nav to locate the hotel, trust it when it takes you to the bus station, drive to the bottom and take the pedestrian walkway. Parking is a good two hundred yards away.

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3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2013

Our room was located in a separate building in the street directly behind the hotel. After check-in, we passed through a small courtyard and moments later we were opening the front door of that building (a separate electronic key is provided). Once inside, there is a hallway and a door to the left of the elevator, which leads to the... More

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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8 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2013

The hotel is very conveniently situated, quite close if arriving by ferry or Friedrichshafen-Hafen branch line station. Our room, across the street from reception appeared to be very newly renovated, spacious with a modern design- we especially liked the reading lights about the bed-the flexible arm ones that you can position to your choice. Staff were pleasant especially the breakfast... More

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Valencia, Spain
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25 reviews 25 reviews
10 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2013

Our trip to Friedrichshafen was for business purposes. We had a trade show to attend at Messe at the airport and we needed to stay somewhere in city center. They say it's 4*, but in reality it's just a 3+. They phone wasn't working in the room so we had to go downstairs every time we needed something from reception.... More

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Atlanta, Georgia
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34 reviews 34 reviews
18 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2012

I spent a week at this hotel while doing research at the Zeppelin Archive and it was a wonderful base of operations. The staff were friendly and helpful. Just one example: I had to check out at 4:30 AM for an early flight, and because I was going to miss breakfast they left a care package for me at the... More

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Bangkok, Thailand
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30 reviews 30 reviews
18 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2012

My husband and I booked this hotel although we have read some negative reviews of the hotel because other hotel are fully booked. So we went to the hotel without much of expectation. The hotel's rooms are in 2 separate buildings. Our room is in the one behind the main building. Size of the room is ok not too small.... More

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Also Known As:
Best Western Goldenes Rad
Best Western Friedrichshafen
Friedrichshafen Best Western
Address: Karlstrasse 43, 88045 Friedrichshafen, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
Location: Germany > Baden-Wurttemberg > Friedrichshafen
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service
Hotel Style:
Ranked #16 of 29 hotels in Friedrichshafe...
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — BEST WESTERN Hotel Goldenes Rad 4*
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