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Sorell Hotel Aarauerhof

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Bahnhofplatz 2, Aarau CH-5001, Switzerland (Formerly Konferenz- & Seminarhotel Aarauerhof)
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Ranked #2 of 6 Hotels in Aarau
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Ruda Slaska, Poland
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Despite the fact the were some issues with the room reservation hotel staff was able to manage the situation immediately. Quality of hotel service is high and personel is customer-focused. The rooms are modest and clean. The localization is the strongest point, near to main railway station and very close to old town and shopping spots.

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Rijswijk, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

the hotel is ideally located right next to the railway station and just a minute's walk form the Old City - which in itself is very nice: Aarau should attract more tourist then it does now. Just look at the overhanging roofs, the painted gables etc. The hotel restaurant has been getting better over the years and we recently enjoyed... More

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Arbroath, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
6 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Stayed at this hotel in July. Lovely central clean hotel, 2 mis from railway station. Staff very helpful and friendly. Food also very good. Only criticism is price of underground hotel car park. 25Sf per day. The hotel advise they have no control over this as it is part of municipal car park and they already have a reduced rate... More

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Antibes
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

This is a nice hotel with comfortable and recently refurbished rooms. Breakfast included is an adequate buffet with trimmings. Only issue is if it's very warm, which it was on our visit , there is no AC and if your window is open you are subject to the sounds of the nearby train station. It is very conveniently located with... More

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14 reviews 14 reviews
12 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014 via mobile

Rooms are basic small and noisey. Staff are nice and wellness area is lovely. Location is ok but locating the parking is a bit of a challenge. The cost is high for what you get even though it is Switzerland.

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Neuchatel, Switzerland
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36 reviews 36 reviews
17 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

I had to stay in Aarau for business purpose. The choice of the Arauerhof was obvious, a few steps away from the main station and therefore only 50 min of comfortable ride to Zurich airport. I got a nice room at the first look. Pretty big according to Swiss standards. After a look on the fire evacuation plan, it seems... More

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puttalam
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

I stayed about 12 days due to some business reasons and they can do better that what they do. Service quality is not good. Rooms are old and not well maintained. Small rooms but manageable. Housekeeping is not good. Food is terrible. No value for money

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Bradford England
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014

This hotel is very clean, the spa is great, especially when on business it gives you something to do in the evening. The breakfast was great only continental but not problems. Only thing is there is no coffee and tea making facilities. Overall I would recommend staying in this hotel I am due back there tomorrow again on business, so... More

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2014

I would have wanted a room facing the bus/metro station, however I was granted a room with a view facing the street nd opposite an office bld. hotel was very good in all. experience was very good. keep on good work.

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Melanie H, Manager at Sorell Hotel Aarauerhof, responded to this review

Dear Mr Varant, many thanks for taking the time to give us some feedback. We are very happy that you had an enjoyable stay in Aarau. We hope that you will continue to recommend us, and we thank you kindly. It would be a pleasure to welcome you soon in one of our Sorell Hotels. Kind regards, Melanie Holdener General... More

Geneva, Switzerland
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18 reviews 18 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

Very good hotel at bus and train station. We had a room just above bus station and I was awoken few times by church bells. I did not hear buses. It has a free wi-fi, HD television and room is clean very comfortable, with a bath tub. Breakfast was average and staff was polite.

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Melanie H, Manager at Sorell Hotel Aarauerhof, responded to this review

Dear Mr Stravagante1981, many thanks for your feedback regarding your stay in Sorell Hotel Aarauerhof. We are glad to hear that you were satisfied with our service. We look forward to welcoming you again as our guest soon. Kind regards Melanie Holdener General Manager More

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Address: Bahnhofplatz 2, Aarau CH-5001, Switzerland (Formerly Konferenz- & Seminarhotel Aarauerhof)
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Location: Switzerland > Canton of Aargau > Aarau
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Sorell Hotel Aarauerhof 3*
Number of rooms: 81
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Also Known As:
Best Western Aarau
Aarau Best Western

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