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“A Grand Time Was Had By All” 4 of 5 stars
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Hotel Palanka
3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Walramplein 9, 6301 DC Valkenburg, The Netherlands   |  
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Ranked #11 of 53 Hotels in Valkenburg
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1 review
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“A Grand Time Was Had By All”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2012

This review is a little delayed so my apologies. The Hotel Palanka initially impresses exactly what one might expect from a three star hotel in Valkenburg. It is clean, comfortable and convenient. However, it didnt take long for my expectations to be exceeded. The owner of this establishment, Peter, apparently finds it impossible to do enough for his guests. So much so that he made everyone in our large group feel like family. From cooking meals to hand packed lunches to arranging no cost auto transportation and local excursions, to a cup of coffee or a drink at the bar, Peter was extraordinarily accommodating and an absolute pleasure to be around. I look forward to another drink and the Palanka and another conversation with Peter when I return to the Netherlands. Thank you Hotel Palanka!

  • Stayed November 2012, traveled with friends
    • 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
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
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English first
Leeds, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

I have just arrived back in the UK after a fantastic week in Valkenburg. The hotel Palanka was top notch in every way:
- The room was comfortable and very spacious
- The staff were extremely friendly
- The swimming pool/sauna - a nice touch and very clean
- A free of charge car park - very handy with lots of spaces
- The buffet was delicious

This is a family run hotel and everyone involved went out of their way to make my stay a memeroble experience. I will be returning for sure!

  • Stayed November 2012, traveled with family
    • 5 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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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

Stayed at the Palanka for 4 nights in November. Lovely and clean, rooms a little basic but adequate. Pete and Gana were amazing nothing was to much trouble and their local knowledge invaluable. The hotel is located close to restaurants, and attractions eveything was within walking distance. Would definatley consider going again.

  • Stayed November 2012, traveled with family
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Grand Junction, Colorado, United States
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4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2011

We stayed 9 days in this hotel, and Pete and Gana were great outstanding host and hostess. Our room was clean and comfortable. The bed was only a few months old and no problems with sleeping. The breakfast was also very nice and filling.
What ever you need to make your stay the best, all you have to do is ask pete or Gana and they will make it happen for you.

  • Stayed November 2011, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Galway
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21 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2011

This old hotel is typical of a friendly family run business.The hotel bedrooms are a little old fashioned but are clean and comfortable and we enjoyed the pool and sauna.The breakfast for European was quite good with fried eggs and European bacon.Nothing to
rave about but comfortable.

  • Stayed August 2011, traveled with friends
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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norfolk
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2010

Welcoming atmosphere. Good Food. Great Location. Will definately return to the Palanka.

  • Stayed April 2010
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 3 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
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cancon
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2010

Very good helpful staff , Nice swimming Pool , Great Breakfast , 3 stars Family Hotel , good price , on Site Parking

  • Stayed March 2010, traveled solo
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Address: Walramplein 9, 6301 DC Valkenburg, The Netherlands
Location: The Netherlands > Limburg Province > Valkenburg
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Ranked #11 of 53 Hotels in Valkenburg
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Palanka 3*
Number of rooms: 32
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