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Van der Valk Hotel ARA

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Veerweg 10, 3336 Zwijndrecht, The Netherlands
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  • Sleep Quality
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
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Leeds, UK
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40 reviews 40 reviews
19 hotel reviews
124 helpful votes 124 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I travel with work a lot and stay in a lot of different places, because of this I don't always write reviews. But I felt inclined after reviewing ARA after staying twice. I find ARA to be a particularly good hotel with an excellent restaurant for an evening meal. The rooms are very roomy and comfortable too. Breakfast is well... More

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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel is a bit away from the town, but it has a lovely setting and is within bike distance to the nearby town. I found the value excellent, the rooms were large and very comfortable. The only negative was the breakfast and dinner was a bit overpriced for the quality.

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67 reviews 67 reviews
63 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of the first things you do before booking a hotel is checking its surroundings on google maps or something. Not a good idea if you'd consider this hotel. Highspeed train passing by a couple of 100 meters away; industrial areas located way too close to be comfortable...but then you'd arrive and find an oasis of calm. The only, quite... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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36 reviews 36 reviews
16 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

Fine hotel, excellent location on the oude Maas. The rooms are spacious and clean. Food of the buffet could be better, especially lunch. The staff in the bar is quite bad. Some waiters refused to attend to me and my colleagues during my company event. Had to wait 15 minutes to just order a beer and when talking to the... More

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23 reviews 23 reviews
8 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

The hotel reservations where made buy others for me. The place was described as "in the middle of no where" Got to the room and opened the door and was impressed. Large standard bright room, huge bed, deck, big windows, large bathroom. Made the stay that much better. If possible get a room on the second floor, the view is... More

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89 reviews 89 reviews
21 hotel reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

We stayed at this hotel, taking advantage of a special package including a 4 course diner. We decided to stay 2 nights to discover few cities around (Rotterdam, Delft, and Dordrecht) and to benefit from the Spa available at the hotel. It was one of our best week ends in this area and a very good decision to extend the... More

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West Sussex
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85 reviews 85 reviews
34 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014

This hotel is standard Van der Valk style, efficient, clean and lacking soul. It is a business hotel with various conferences being undertaken daily. Check in was efficient and the rooms are clean and comfortable. The bathroom had two door entry which is quite unique and clever. Entry to each floor is with your swipe card for additional security. There... More

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Rustington, United Kingdom
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38 reviews 38 reviews
22 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

Stayed at the Ara for one night, it is in the middle of nowhere so kind of trapped it you dont drive or have use of a taxi. The room, 223, facing the carpark was clean, bright and modern. Nice large bathroom with the usual amenities and wet room style shower next to the bath (a little odd tbh) and... More

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Saint Nicolas, Belgium
12 reviews 12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2014

The rooms are great, but make sure to have a room with a view on the river, since views on the other side are boring and quite ugly... (parking lot). We were a bit disappointed in the wellness, since we expected more facilities than just a (nice) pool and a small sauna for a hotel that promotes a stay there... More

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Hergenrath, Belgium
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66 reviews 66 reviews
30 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

Booked a special offer DBB. Real value for money. We arrived early around 10:30am and hired bikes in order to cycle to Dordrecht. Our room was not ready as check-in was 14:00. On arriving back at the hotel around 15:15 we were told that our room was still not ready. We eventually got our room at 16:00. This is a... More

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Address: Veerweg 10, 3336 Zwijndrecht, The Netherlands
Location: The Netherlands > South Holland Province > Zwijndrecht
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Van der Valk Hotel ARA 4*
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Van Der Valk Zwijndrecht
Van Der Valk Hotel ARA Zwijndrecht, The Netherlands - South Holland

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