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Ruths Hotel

4.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Hans Ruths Vej 1, Skagen 9990, Denmark
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Ranked #2 of 9 Hotels in Skagen
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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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Kathu, Thailand
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50 reviews 50 reviews
14 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had the pleasure of staying at the main building of Ruths hotel. It was truly a nice hotel with very friendly staff. The rooms where nice although a bit small but with very high quality of beddings and interior. The only thing I was missing was a water boiler to brew your own coffee in the room. But again... More

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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34 reviews 34 reviews
19 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

Pretentiousness appears to have spread to the hotel from its ditto pretentious guests. Before the hotel managed to keep a somewhat ironic and healthy distance to the bunch of old men (of which some are actually only in their forties!) with their heads up their own popos, but nowadays the staff are actually making you believe that they are way... More

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Karise, Denmark
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

Outstanding service and atmosphere Futhermore fantastic food Everyone is eager to take good, very good care of you. Ruths Hotel is a pearl in the most Northern town of Denmark For your own sake, don't miss it.

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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37 reviews 37 reviews
26 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

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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California
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70 reviews 70 reviews
62 hotel reviews
66 helpful votes 66 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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Christina T, Manager at Ruths Hotel, responded to this review

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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40 reviews 40 reviews
9 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 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
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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
8 helpful votes 8 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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119 reviews 119 reviews
30 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 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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275 reviews 275 reviews
53 hotel reviews
188 helpful votes 188 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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Address: Hans Ruths Vej 1, Skagen 9990, Denmark
Location: Denmark > Jutland > North Jutland > Skagen
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Ruths Hotel 4.5*
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