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Louis Hotel
4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Rindermarkt 2 | Viktualienmarkt 6, 80331 Munich, Bavaria, Germany   |  
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Ranked #12 of 378 Hotels in Munich
Gothenburg, Sweden
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“Very satisfied”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2012

I had a good experience at Louis Hotel.
The hotel is in a great location, close to all the most popular destinations for tourists.
The hotel has a very elegant decor. My room was elegant and clean, but small. The bathroom was clean and elegant.
I've been for a week with my wife and we are very satisfied.

  • Stayed March 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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46 reviews 46 reviews
30 hotel reviews
Reviews in 38 cities Reviews in 38 cities
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2012

Very conveniently and centrally located, just around the corner from Marienplatz station, but not immediately obvious from pavement level. Friendly welcome and a quiet, stylish and comfortable room at the rear of the hotel, quiet that is when the church bells stopped! Actually, the sound of many different church bells nearby made for a very atmospheric few days. Breakfast was an out-of-the-box experience: an exquisite mix of western and oriental delights, attractively presented and an adventure for the taste buds. During the evening, the restaurant serves Japanese food - not to be missed. More traditional Bavarian fare is plentiful at the Viktualienmarkt opposite the hotel, a lovely spot to wander in the sunshine. The hotel is surrounded by many different and enticing stores so no problem finding gifts and it would take a long time to explore all the cultural attractions within a short U-Bahn ride. Would not hesitate to return if the exchange rate continues in the UK's favour.

  • Stayed June 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Limassol, Cyprus
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5 hotel reviews
Reviews in 6 cities Reviews in 6 cities
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2012

we stayed at Louis last week for 3 nights. Combined business and pleasure trip. The hotel is new with very warm and nice decor. The service was excellent! Spotlessly clean! The deluxe room was very big and great for a very comfortable stay. We had a great sleep and we found the bed very comfortable. We were there early and early check in at 9 was arranged. Great lobby area with fire place and bar. The location was excellent and very convenient to explore Munich. The metro at the corner and across the street taxi spot. I would definitely recommend Louis and we would stay again. The breakfast was expensive so we decided to eat there the first morning and see if its worthy. Great quality cheeses, bread and croissant, however I did not see any hot eggs etc and although I love Japanese food, I did not like at all the Japanese part of the breakfast. I would say that it was poor in taste. The rest of the days we had breakfast out at places near the hotel. Anyway Louis hotel is a great hotel, with very polite staff ready to help with anything you need. My husband will be traveling for business there 2-3 times a year and we are planning to stay there again.

Room Tip: The courtyard deluxe was perfect for a family of 3. Desk is convenient when you travel for business.
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  • Stayed October 2012, traveled on business
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2012

Ideal location - right in the center of Munich, close to Viktualienmarkt and Marienplatz. Quiet and comfortable rooms are well designed and well kitted out.The breakfast could seems a little bit expensive for those who didn't try it )) It's a great mix of Asian and European cuisine and healthy food.
Japanese restaurant is one of the best in Munich. Lobby bar is cosy and relaxing.
So - I'm regular guest from the very opening.

  • Stayed October 2012, traveled on business
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Spring
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53 reviews 53 reviews
37 hotel reviews
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33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2012

We booked based on TripAdvisor reviews and were not disappointed. One entrance is just across the street from the market, the other entrance is within 1 block of Marienplatz which makes the hotel ideal for accessing public transportation.

The staff at the hotel was consistently friendly and helpful. We only ate one continental breakfast because buffet was too pricey and there were many options within steps of the hotel.

The room is quite large with an unusual arrangement. The room for the toilet is separate and right at the front door. The open window from the tub/shower was not an issue because of the shutter. The tub is quite deep which would make it difficult to use for someone with any mobility issues. Although the hotel is in a very busy area, there was no noise to disrupt sleeping. The windows opened so that we could enjoy the pleasant weather.

The only real negative for us was the very firm mattress and flat pillows. The linens were quite nice, but we had difficulty getting comfortable in the bed. I guess we are too accustomed to pillow-top mattresses in most US hotels.

  • Stayed September 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Winter Park, Florida
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107 reviews 107 reviews
31 hotel reviews
Reviews in 42 cities Reviews in 42 cities
92 helpful votes 92 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2012

Meticulously clean, efficient, friendly. This hotel was pretty costly as we happened to book during Oktoberfest, a coincidence. Grood would be great except that the mattress and pillows were hard and my wife had difficulty staying asleep.

  • Stayed September 2012, traveled on business
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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17 reviews 17 reviews
5 hotel reviews
Reviews in 9 cities Reviews in 9 cities
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2012

We just stayed for the weekend here because we wanted something nice to spoil us after an organised running event in the area. We stayed in one of their "Superior" rooms which are pretty expensive and we chose something which is effectively at the bottom of the scale, and I have to say I was seriously disappointed that there was no bath to soak tired after-run legs in, in fact the whole bathroom felt more like an after-thought. The shower was separated from the rest of the rather small bathroom by a curtain and flooded the floor each time we took a shower. The bed was fine but the room on the whole appeared a little tired, the rugs on the floor were worn out and felt grubby and the wardrobe, TV cupboard and mini bar were behind padded door coverings which kind of made the room feel un-fresh. This hotel is supposed to be one of the leading designer hotels of the world, but I don't see anything that could really be considered "design" features in the rooms at all. The bed was fine and the windows could be opened to let in some fresh air, but also lets in the sounds of noisy beer-filled people walking around late at night.

Breakfast is really expensive but the location is right in town so there are many cafes and restaurants offering good breakfasts for a fraction of the price. The bar was limiting in choices of wine (3 red wines, all Austrian), but from what we could see this is probably a very good japanese restaurant, but we didn't try it.

The people are friendly enough from the little interaction we had with them, but since you can take a lift from your floor directly to the street we hardly saw any of the staff during our stay.

Room Tip: The Deluxe rooms do have a full bath but are pricier. The market is huge and very busy, plus people...
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  • Stayed August 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 2 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 2 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
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Address: Rindermarkt 2 | Viktualienmarkt 6, 80331 Munich, Bavaria, Germany
Location: Germany > Bavaria > Upper Bavaria > Munich
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #12 of 378 Hotels in Munich
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4 star — Louis Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 72
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Many great ideas arise from the heart. This is alsotrue for the LOUIS Hotel, located in the heart ofMunich, right on the Viktualienmarkt. The elegantKull & Weinzierl boutique hotel opened its doors inSeptember 2009 – panoramic view included.With one of the most prominent Munich sights right onits doorstep and the others in walking distance, theLOUIS Hotel is the perfect starting point to discover Munich’s opera, theatres, the Maximilianstraße, the Fünf Höfe shopping arcades and the many restaurants. In 72 rooms globetrotters feel at home. Carefully selected details and high quality materials create the perfect place to relax. The handcrafted interior is best described as elegant, high class, modern and relaxed – with great attention to detail. Handmade furnishings from nut and oak wood, natural stone and elegant tiling, that are reminiscent of the Parisian Metro, make your stay an unforgettable experience. There are two additional quite and bright meeting rooms with daylight and a japanese restaurant & bar EMIKO. ... more   less 
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