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Hotel Altora

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Bahnhofstr 24 - 26, 38855 Wernigerode, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany
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Ranked #12 of 34 hotels in Wernigerode
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Birmingham UK
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138 reviews 138 reviews
82 hotel reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed three nights in a comfort room on a half board basis. The hotel offers good value for money. Our room was large and very clean. The room was also surprisingly quiet as we were at the back of the hotel. Breakfast was varied with something to suit all tastes. Dinner was a three course affair with a choice... More

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Norwich, England, United Kingdom
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36 reviews 36 reviews
12 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2013

We has a front room, because of the railway view, perhaps a little noisy (NOT the trains, but the main road is busy from very early to very late) Room was simple, but comfortable, with a good bathroom, and excellent heating, which we could control to our liking. The dining room is pleasant, my wife did not believe that you... More

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Fleet, United Kingdom
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85 reviews 85 reviews
26 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2013

Have a railway room at the front and watch the engines! You are right there!! You can see them being filled up with coal and water and having the boiler raked out. Maybe some smoke blows in your face or the engines shoot steam in the night - but this is what you should be at the hotel for! There... More

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Trogstad, Norway
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2013

Small hotel were you get what you need. You sleep well. The service is given to you by humans wanting to please you, if you have to ask tvice, do so - they are human beeings, not perfect robots. Food is wery good. Order table at the window early to get one of the tabels where you can get your... More

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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2013

We stayed at the Hotel Altora for 4 nights during April 2013 and found the hotel to be fine. We had one of the Railway Rooms with a view to the steam shunting yard across the road, which is great for railway enthusiasts. The room was good, though lacking in adequate shower gels/shampoos, and breakfast was OK if not exciting.... More

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Chester,England
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7 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2013

Stayed 4 nights to visit the HSB, which is just across the road.Our room #12,was quiet as we requested,warm,comfortable, and spotless.Excellented buffet breakfasts,and we ate in the resturaunt several nights-Beware,even the meals for the smaller appetite are big! Food is prepared when you order and is very tasty. If youcan book a window table,your drinks are delivered by ( model)... More

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Bracknell, United Kingdom
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2013

A friendly small hotel in the lovely town of Wernigerode. Friendly staff and comfortable rooms. Breakfast was reasonable, but make you bring shower gel as only one small sachet was provided daily. I would definitely stay again.

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Crewe, Cheshire
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29 reviews 29 reviews
16 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2013

Not a great start when we arrived to find 1 room rather than the 2 booked 3 months in advance. 2 of our party being referred to another Hotel in Wernigerode with the promise it would all be sorted for the 2nd night. It wasn't, girl on duty knew nothing about the 2nd room, luckily this night they had a... More

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strathclyde
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84 reviews 84 reviews
41 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2012

Recently returned from a holiday which included 5 nights at the Hotel Altora and going by some of the previous comments I wonder if I stayed at the same hotel. We had the Railway Room which was a very spacious room overlooking the locomotive depot where we could watch the engines being coaled and watered. The room itself was well... More

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Paphos, Cyprus
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20 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2012

Booked in for three nights, but had to leave after the first one as we were having difficulty breathing, due to the steam engines giving out steam and dirty smoke. It was exceptionally hot and there was no air conditioning, so we had to open the windows but the air quality that came in from the steam trains was appalling.... More

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Address: Bahnhofstr 24 - 26, 38855 Wernigerode, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany
Location: Germany > Saxony-Anhalt > Wernigerode
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Altora 3.5*
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