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Ibis Leiden Centre
3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Stationsplein 240-242, Leiden 2312 AR, The Netherlands   |  
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Ranked #3 of 12 hotels in Leiden
kishanganj
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“great location and thats all”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2013

stayed in a group.they did not ask for our ID. Great.the rooms were very small and they had a baby cot when we checked in .we informed the reception but after waiting for some time we decided to keep it out ourselves.so much for room service. our rooms were booked with the condition that tea makers will be provided but there were no tea makers in the room.its only after a discussion we did get one.they provided tea bags only one the first day only.breakfast menu was at best mediocre and they had same menu on all five days.would prefer another hotel

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  • Stayed September 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 2 of 5 stars Service
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
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  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2013

Great location next to Leiden Centraal station - Schiphol Airport 20mins. - Amsterdam Centraal 35mins - den Haag Centraal 13mins - Rotterdam 33 mins see www.ns.nl
Rooms were very clean, comfortable and well thought out.
Reception staff were very pleasant and helpful. Breakfast was charged at an exorbitant 15 Euros !

  • Stayed September 2013, traveled on business
    • 3 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
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

Since the first to the last day all was just excellent services, great rooms and very good safety. The room was very confortable with all the services you can expect to have, the people at the frontdesk were very helpfull for all our needs.

  • Stayed October 2012, traveled with family
    • 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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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

Terrific location. So convenient for trains and buses. Staff are so polite and helpful. It is probably the cleanest hotel that I have ever stayed in ! The four-day stay we had was very pleasant.
Leiden is a very pretty and bustling student city with plenty of bars and restaurants.
I will visit again.

  • Stayed August 2013, traveled with family
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2013

I stayed here for 3 nights whilst visiting family in a nearby town. The location is perfect, next to the bus and train stations and close to the city centre too. This was my first stay at an Ibis and was expecting pretty average quality but I was surprised at how comfortable the bed was and how modern the fittings were. It is quite basic but I still had a flat-screen TV, built-in desk with kettle and tea/coffee. The air-con worked brilliantly. The lobby is nice enough with a bar, seating are and two computers. The wifi works throughout the hotel and is fast and a strong connection everywhere. The only downsides were that breakfast was pretty limited and the main hot dish of scrambled eggs was only refilled when asked requested by customers and then there was a 15 minute wait - not a huge problem but i've had better in hotels charging €15 for breakfast. The staff however were friendly and professional so overall i have to say this hotel changed my perception of Ibis hotels for the better.

Room Tip: My 6th floor bedroom at the back of the hotel had a view over central Leiden
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  • Stayed August 2013, traveled solo
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2013

We stayed here for three nights whilst our son started at University. It was ideally located between the centre of town and the northern university campus and some of the halls of residence at Schmaaraglaan). The bed was really comfy even though the room was pretty basic, but it is well priced and only a minute from the train station, making it a great base to explore all of Leiden from. The staff are very friendly and incredibly helpful. We did not eat there, but would definitely use it again when we next visit and it is good value for money compared with the more boutique and central hotels, especially if you intend to hire a car for a day or two, as there is a car park right behind the hotel.

Room Tip: Higher rooms at the rear get a city view
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  • Stayed August 2013, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2013

Brilliantly located next to train station.10m from centre. Nice and new,rooms basic,but clean a d comfortable and very cheap. Trains to schipol frequent,cheap and fast. Nice bar area with two computers and a TV area. Free WiFi. The area offers supermarkets and not too awful kiosks for food in station itself.Leiden lovely.

Pleasant staff. A really good base.I didn't have the breakfast.

  • Stayed August 2013, traveled solo
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Additional Information about Ibis Leiden Centre

Address: Stationsplein 240-242, Leiden 2312 AR, The Netherlands
Location: The Netherlands > South Holland Province > Leiden
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #3 of 12 hotels in Leiden
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Ibis Leiden Centre 3*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Ibis Leiden lies right next to the Central Station and just minutes’ walking from the historical Leiden centre city. It offers modern, compact accommodation with flat-screen cable TV and free Wi-Fi.The contemporary designed rooms have comfortable box-spring beds and a private bathroom with free toiletries. Other amenities include pay TV channels and a work desk.Bar Rendez-Vous offers an extensive breakfast every morning. During the day guests of Ibis Leiden Centre can enjoy a coffee, a drink or a snack here. Leiden’s city centre offers a wide range of restaurants and bars.Schiphol Airport is just 20 minutes away by train from Ibis Leiden Centre. ... more   less 
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