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Balance Hotel Leipzig-Alte Messe
4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Breslauer Strasse 33, 04299 Leipzig, Saxony, Germany   |  
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Ranked #31 of 103 Hotels in Leipzig
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37 reviews
36 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
“Well....”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014 via mobile

This hotel is ok. It is in like the middle of an area that requires either a car or public transportation to the CITY. The rooms are clean, the beds are small. I would say if you can't get a REALLY good deal on this hotel, I would find somewhere in the middle of the city or near the city. But it's not a super bad hotel, it just sucks on location!

  • Stayed December 2013
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 2 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

The food in the restaurant was extraordinarilly good and the hollandaise sauce with the asperagus was the best ever.The service was very friendly and competent.We had a most enjoyable evening with very good food and wine and the room is very good and comfortable.We'll be back.

Stayed May 2014, traveled as a couple
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Wiesbaden, Germany
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6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

This hotel is 15 minute tram-ride away from the Leipzig Hauptbahnhof, from which is a short walk to the centre of town. When you book into the hotel, they provide you with a public transport voucher for your stay, which is very useful for travelling to and from the centre.

The hotel included wireless internet and had a flatscreen TV with lots of channels and mini-bar. The room I stayed in (315) was surprisingly spacious. It was clean, comfortable and quiet on a Friday night.

Breakfast is 14€, which I thought was a little bit pricey for my overnight stay, so I didn't try it.

All in all, a very pleasant and relaxing stay. I would come back if I ever return to Leipzig on business.

  • Stayed November 2013, traveled on business
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 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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Felixstowe, United Kingdom
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47 reviews
34 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2013

We stayed for two nights as a couple in a very spacious room, a bit dated, but clean.
Free Internet, parking €9 per night.
Friendly staff, breakfast was overpriced. We had dinner one evening which was very nice, not cheap at €80 for two.
The hotel give you a free bus / tram pass, so there was no need to take the car into the centre, the tram station is just around the corner from the hotel, it takes ca 10 minutes into the city centre.

  • Stayed May 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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New Jersey
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13 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2013

It has been a nice hotel, 1 1/2 years ago, now it is full of buses with old ladies, unfriendly stuff, noisy at night, the breakfast is overpriced, fitness room open 8am-8pm, Pillow of poor quality or have been treated, so my skin was itching and red

  • Stayed June 2013, traveled on business
    • 2 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 1 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 3 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 2 of 5 stars Service
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München, Duitsland
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38 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2012

Nice hotel not too far from the city centre in a quiet area. Tram and S-Bahn are near. The sauna is good for 4 people. The chef really knows what he is doing - great food! The staff was friendly enough to give us one of the conference rooms for playing games when the weather was bad and we didn't feel like going out. Nice!

  • Stayed April 2012, traveled with friends
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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65 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2011

This hotel falls in the average category for me. it was a large room which was nice, but it felt dated and well worn. i did enjoy the bathtub and the fact that the windows open. There is no hotel bar per se, but 3 stools at a counter. it is quite far from downtown though a short walk from the tram. there appear to be plenty of hotels in downtown Leipzig and i wish we had been booked at one more centrally located as to experience more of the great little town. Staff was not so friendly and seemed to hide when you went to the front desk.

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  • Stayed September 2011, traveled on business
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 2 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 3 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
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Address: Breslauer Strasse 33, 04299 Leipzig, Saxony, Germany
Location: Germany > Saxony > Leipzig
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access 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 #31 of 103 Hotels in Leipzig
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Balance Hotel Leipzig-Alte Messe 4*
Number of rooms: 126
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