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Opal Hotel

Mainzer Strasse 34, 55743 Idar-Oberstein, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
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Ranked #5 of 8 Hotels in Idar-Oberstein
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

....and they at least try to make it good! But this hotel is not only horrible, small tired looking rooms, a bathroom that won't pass any inspection, a "very continental" breakfast (and I leave it to you to imagine this), but the service is very poor with rude incompetent staff with little language skills and they charge as well!!! so... More 

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Odessa, Ukraine
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed in this hotel during a group bus tour with 50 other people. Our group stayed in 24 rooms, 10 of which were charged with theft 5 DAYS LATER after we had checked out! The hotel itself was good, the breakfast was good, the view from our room was amazing, but... the memories of this hotel are absolutely disgusting.... More 

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Des Moines, Iowa
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

This is a 20 story building with the hotel reception on the first floor and the rooms start on maybe the 12th. I had a room on the 15 with a very nice view. Check in was speedy and the staff was gracious and happy to help including making dinner reservations. I would be willing to stay again. Pros -... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

The hotel is the most high building in the city. There is no safe in the room and there is no option to make a tee/coffee. Very soft mattresses The price is fair. The breakfast is basic continental breakfast. The view from my window in the morning is beautiful. I believe it's better to find small family hotel in this... More 

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asheville, nc
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65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2013

Large room, low cost, beautiful view of the whole town and valley, totally satisfying breakfast. Clean and comfortable. Wonderful large bathtub with plenty of HOT water. The desk clerk explained how to use the room key as if I had never been in a hotel before. He was kind to our friend who lived in town and let her park... More 

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Reading, Berkshire
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2013

Stay - April 2013 Visited for 1 night on business - The chap who booked us in was very helpful in guiding us to a place to eat, rooms were clean and bed were comfy. The overall hotel could do with modernising, but it is all clean and airy. The breakfast was easily adequate, and all for 49 euros.

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2013

stayed here for one night on a tour of the rhine/moselle. Room was a good size, clean and tidy and had a great view. There was a strange whistling/beeping sound that came and go during the night that woke us up so we would think twice about staying here again as reception hadn't been aware of it, but were apologetic... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2012

Had a grand time in this hotel. to begin with the front desk staff, very friendly, competent and knows Idar Oberstein inside and out so gave very good advice from where to eat to changing money. Very good room rate. Recently refurbished, it was clean and comfortable. New lifts and modern room features, with a wonderful view of the city... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2010

Simple hotel, good location and friendly staff. Well priced, and clean and big rooms.

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