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Kloster Dornach

Amthausstrasse 7, Dornach 4143, Switzerland
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Ranked #2 of 5 Dornach B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Zurich, Switzerland
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105 reviews 105 reviews
49 hotel reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

This former Capucin monestary - as stones throw from the train station - has been remodelled into a simple and inexpensive hotel with lots of charm. The rooms have not numbers but names like, "Vertrauen" (Confidence), "Liebe" (Love) etc. The WiFi works fine. The only down side is the bathrooms and showers outside the room but on the same floor.... More 

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Cuenca, Ecuador
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16 hotel reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2014

Being a former convent, it was rather spartan. Being a hostel, we had to use bathrooms across the hall. The rooms were clean and the bathrooms big and modern. The included breakfast was meager, but they did have freshly baked croissants each morning! We only received one thin bath towel each - no hand towel or washcloth. It was the... More 

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Paris
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2013 via mobile

We stayed there after a party, so I asked a late checkout with no extra charge, when we checked out 11h30(half an our later than normal) the lady at the reception asked me CHF 40.- more!!! I told her it was arranged with no extra cost until 1 pm with the manager, on that she replied it was not true... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2013

This place was "ok". It used to be a nuns home. Staff is friendly, bed and bathroom is clean. Bathrooms are separate in the hallway.Not inside the room! Beds are single beds. So we had two separate beds. However, everything was clean. Breakfast is included. The Dornach station for tram and train is just in front of the hotel Kloster... More 

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Nebraska
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2013

Kloster Dornach is beautiful in its simplicity. Good food, pleasant grounds to walk and reflect, a good place to get away from the noise and rush of life. The beds were comfortable, the shared bathrooms were modern and clean. It is a perfect place if you are looking for quiet charm. Our family stayed here during a reunion.

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Sweden
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83 reviews 83 reviews
40 hotel reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2013

The Kloster is spacious and quiet and very well located in the centre of Dornach very near the railway and tram stations. Basel centre is only a short trip away. Our room was very spacious and the (shared) bathroom (showers) new and clean. Breafast had ample choice of youghurt, tea, coffee, bread, cheese, jam etc. The restaurant is excellent. The... More 

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Vermont
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2012

Peaceful, simple yet elegant. The breakfast is lovely, the hotel spotless and an atmosphere of quiet with no tvs, no telephones, no internet. A wonderful place to escape and think and write.

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