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Den Gamle Arrest

Torvet 11, Ribe 6760, Denmark
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Ranked #4 of 6 hotels in Ribe
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Marlboro, NJ
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31 reviews 31 reviews
17 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2009

The owner greeted us with a lecture about the town. She would not accept our quetions until she finished. She would not recommend a restaurant, just walk around and see what you like. She also got a little huffy when I asked for extra towels. The hair blower had to be attached to two extension cords so it could be... More

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Halifax, England
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42 reviews 42 reviews
28 hotel reviews
156 helpful votes 156 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2008

I have mixed feelings about this hotel, which is situated in the old town jail, where the owner also runs a boutique. We arrived without a booking and I asked if we could see the rooms before deciding whether to stay. There were basically two different types; old cells on the first (second if you're American) floor which had been... More

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London, United Kingdom
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33 reviews 33 reviews
9 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2007

We stayed at the Arrest for just one night because it sounded like a really interesting idea. I was hoping for a number of interesting little things that could have been done to the place, but was disappointed. The owner/proprietor was not really interested in our custom and there was no brochure or explanation of the place - just a... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2006

The hotel is a converted old prison, which we thought was quite interesting. The rooms were a bit small though and split into two mini floors, the top 'deck' having a small table and 2 chairs. the room had a sink but you had to go to the end of the corridor for the showers and didn't have any hot... More

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Also Known As:
Den Gamle Arrest Ribe
Address: Torvet 11, Ribe 6760, Denmark
Location: Denmark > Jutland > South Jutland > Esbjerg Municipality > Ribe
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Ranked #4 of 6 hotels in Ribe
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