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Ruths Hotel

4.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Hans Ruths Vej 1, Skagen 9990, Denmark
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Copenhagen, Denmark
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32 reviews 32 reviews
22 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

Cosy hotel in Gl. Skagen. We had a nice bright room with access to a couple of chairs outside and in addition a view across the local cemetary to the beach and sea. The spa is nice, but not up to modern standards. We had a great stay at the hotel, great breakfast and simple food at dinner time in... More

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70 reviews 70 reviews
62 hotel reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2013

The hotel is a complex of several buildings in old Skagen, a small village of mostly weekend houses. We stayed in room 5, a junior suite on the top (second) floor in the building closest to the strand. This is a really pleasant junior suite with two rooms plus good bathroom, attractive, well furnished, plenty of reading lights, comfortable bed... More

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Ruths Gourmet Restaurant is open in September and rest of the year, but outside summerseason only in weekends. We hope you will be back some other time to try our gourmet restaurant. More

Aarhus, Denmark
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36 reviews 36 reviews
9 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2013

Ruths hotel is located in Old Skagen just a few steps from the ocean and in a very scenic area of the Danish West coast. We visited the hotel the first week-end of September and had a very good reception service and a nice clean room in the "Strandhuset" (a bit small though). In the evening we had pre-ordered a... More

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Aarhus, Denmark
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013 via mobile

Great place, the top of Denmark, Best location close to the sea, wellness Spa facilities, Food is excellent, multiple choices, Gourmet Restaurant with the famous Chef Michaud, Great Bistro, and next door an original Spanish Tapas Restaurant, very kind and professional staff, high service level is clearly a high priority, not because they feel obligated, but because they like it... More

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Lake District
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2013

Just back from a Danish holiday in Copenhagen and Skagen. At Ruths we had a high quality stylish suite, in a good location. Skagen is a unique and lovely place. But beware peak holiday season (mid July). The hotel bar and restaurant is too crowded and there is no priority system for hotel guests. Also, as with all things in... More

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Juli måned er den travleste tid på året, og mange gæster kommer netop for at opleve det hyggelige og festlige... More

Oslo, Norway
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50 reviews 50 reviews
23 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

In Old Skagen we have stayed many, many times and love the atmosphere here and it's only a short cardrive to Skagen or you can rent a bicycle. A short walk to the sanddunes and the same to the sea where you can see the sun setting. The hotel is old but they renovated the place not many years ago.... More

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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270 reviews 270 reviews
49 hotel reviews
178 helpful votes 178 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2013

We stayed at the Ruths hotel in Skagen for one night in May. The place was busy, we enjoyed our time so much we wanted to add another night but the rooms were sold out. This place was recommended to us from our danish friends and we thoroughly enjoyed it. There are 2 restaurants to choose from. We originally booked... More

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Genf, Geneve, Switzerland
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2012

We used to come to Ruths hotel every year. This summer we found the quality of service and of the rooms to have detoriated. While we earlier years felt very welcome, we now found that the quality of the rooms, the common areas and the breakfast buffet was reduced. The attention of the reception staff seemed to be directed towards... More

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Aarhus, Denmark
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2012

It is just so relaxing to stay at Ruth’s hotel in Skagen. The service is simply unique and the staff extremely friendly. You will meet a world class receptionist when checking in and be given a tour of the hotel. The breakfast is great. After a fantastic meal in the gourmet restaurant I recommend to relax by the fireplace with... More

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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67 reviews 67 reviews
5 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2012

Hotels in Denmark can be average. Certainly expensive, and often with small rooms and less than friendly service. Ruth's is certainly different. We were only staying one night, so can't comment on the restaurant (apart from Breakfast). The room we had was great. A good size, with a decent bathroom and small balcony. High class AV equipment from B&O made... More

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Address: Hans Ruths Vej 1, Skagen 9990, Denmark
Location: Denmark > Jutland > North Jutland > Frederikshavn Municipality > Skagen
Bar / Lounge Beach Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool
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Ranked #2 of 8 hotels in Skagen
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Ruths Hotel 4.5*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Welcome to Ruths Hotel and Gl. Skagen Taking a break from your busy everyday life and pampering yourself in luxurious surroundings is one wish that Ruths Hotel has been fulfilling for an entire century. We gladly invite you to experience the seaside hotel's historic traditions that today have been enhanced by gourmet gastronomy and exclusive wellness facilities. Here, at our traditional yet modern seaside hotel, one is still to this day more than just a tourist - one is a bather, a summer guest, and a holiday-maker. The hotel's tastefully furnished rooms, suites, and other accommodation, combined with its training facilities, therapeutic pool, steam baths, and much more, make your stay at Ruths Hotel a very special experience. All of this, spiced by the gastronomy of chef Michel Michaud, turns your stay at the hotel into the very definition of the word "pamper". Skagen and our wonderful seaside hotel. If you are considering visiting us for the first time, we hope to be able to welcome you soon. ... more   less 
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