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“Great Value for Money” 4 of 5 stars
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Wittelsbacher Hof
4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Prinzenstrasse 24, 87561 Oberstdorf, Bavaria, Germany   |  
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Ranked #9 of 46 hotels in Oberstdorf
Frankfurt Main
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10 hotel reviews
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“Great Value for Money”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2008

stayed here for one night in a nice room which was a bit outdated but had a very new and great bathroom

friendly staff and the food for dinner and breakfast in the restaurant was great

so while this may not be the most fashionable place to stay, the value for money is really good

  • Liked — friendly staff and good view
  • Disliked — the dated decor
  • Stayed October 2008, traveled on business
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Check in / front desk
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 3 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 3 of 5 stars Business service (e.g., internet access)
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Reykjavík
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21 reviews 21 reviews
17 hotel reviews
Reviews in 17 cities Reviews in 17 cities
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2008

I stayed here for one night in the in-between season, meaning that ski season was over and the summer guests hadn´t really started arriving. This made this lovely town look a bit over sleepy.
It´s not a long walk from the pedestrian streets in the centre of town but a few brisk steps away.
I made use of the spa with my party although we were a bit late and it was about to close. Might be open a bit longer for our taste because we enjoyed the steam bath and warm pool. Where to change clothes was a bit unclear.
We didn´t interact much with the staff except housekeeping which was exceptionally cheerful. An older gentleman in the reception met our youthful spirit with less than enthusiasm.
The rooms were adjacent as we had asked for and we could open a door between them. Both of them were quite spacious and had a fine bathroom. The views from the windows were spectacular.

  • Liked — Spa and sitting room.
  • Disliked — A bit stuffy atmosphere.
  • Stayed June 2007, traveled with friends
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Check in / front desk
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2007

Stellar service. Wonderfully clean, clean, clean. Rich in tradition.
Restaurant is excellent.
As the other reviewer noted, US guests may find this hotel borders more on the "mountain lodge" or B&B-like end of spectrum than what we're accustomed to thinking of as "hotels" -- that's Allgäu for you.

  • Stayed December 2006, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Check in / front desk
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 3 of 5 stars Business service (e.g., internet access)
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2005

I'll be frank, my wife and I prefer top four and five star hotels. But we also demand value and high standards of service and cleanliness. Nowhere, and I am not exaggerating, nowhere have I encountered a more profound sense of service and commitment to one's guests than I did at this hotel. I congratulate and applaud the third generation owner, Maximillian Ortleib and his magnificent staff and their absolute commitment to their guests. This hotel is not elaborate, it is more in the line of a mountain lodge, but it is in the tradition of the very best lodges, ideally located, magnificent scenery from one's room, and my favorite, those freshly pressed cotton comforter covers. Stay here, you will feel like a welcome guest served by peolple who really care.

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Additional Information about Wittelsbacher Hof

Also Known As:
Wittelsbacher Hof Oberstdorf
Address: Prinzenstrasse 24, 87561 Oberstdorf, Bavaria, Germany
Location: Germany > Bavaria > Swabia > Oberstdorf
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Parking Restaurant Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#6 Luxury Hotel in Oberstdorf
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Wittelsbacher Hof 4*
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