I was staying with my wife during the GOC event 2013 in August for 2 nights. Specially for this event(others may be too), the Maritim is a strong recommendation as it is next to the Liederhalle, attached to it with an underground passage and part of the event even happens inside the Hotel. We were very pleased with the service and friendliness and despite the massive amount of people during this event, specially also at breakfast, staff was well in control at all times. The rooms are good but could be a bit larger. Charges for WiFI or Internet are common in Germany but nevertheless unacceptable I find since it should be considered part of the service. It was remarkably silent in our room despite the fact that the hotel is in the middle of the city and the event was ongoing. Also, its only steps away from the main pedestrian and shopping strip "Koenigsstrasse" with a lot of food options also.
We did like the bar also as it offers good (thus very pricey) snacks and drinks.
What did not necessarily impact our stay in this case, but should really be done for a hotel of this chain and level: their technology in the room is outdated, a bulky and small screen CRT taking a lot of space on the desk should not be part of the equipment of a hotel that level any more. More Multimedia connections in the room are also often standard and come along with an updated TV. As a reference, I do extended travel around the globe in many different level hotel and I have not seen a CRT in any room any more since a long time.
The hotel is split in two major buildings, to me it seems the second building, connected with an und...
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September 11, 2013
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Thank you very much for your kind post at Tripadvisor. Nice to see that you have enjoyed your stay with us. We have forwarded your compliments already to our staff.
Our headquarter is in negotiations for new TV's at the moment. And as planned the new ones should also have more multimedia connections.
We are looking forward to your next stay with us, at the latest for the next GOC.
Assistant to the General Manager
MARITIM Hotel Stuttgart
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