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Hampshire Hotel - Newport Huizen
4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Labradorstroom 75, 1271 DE Huizen, The Netherlands   |  
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Ranked #1 of 2 hotels in Huizen
Antwerp-Belgium
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14 hotel reviews
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23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
“most spacious room in North Netherlands...”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2013

My second stay at this place. I decided to go again for the suites located on the upper floor overlooking the yacht harbour. tremendous spot, great appartment-size rooms with super soft beds flooded with cushions.

If you want to spoil your lover only once a year this is the place to go. In my case I wanted to stay away from the busy lousy masterdam business hotels and reside close to Amsterdam but on the countryside.

Great comfort, big parking, great and quiet spot. Super breakfast. ready to return next year...

Room Tip: Pay a little more for a suite and be spoiled like an Arab sheikh...
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  • Stayed September 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 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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Nicole L, General Manager at Hampshire Hotel - Newport Huizen, responded to this review, October 31, 2013
Dear ON7WP,

Thank you so much for your great review. We hope to see you sooner... In january we will open our new restaurant!

Best regards,
Nicole Lagas
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Brive-la-Gaillarde, France
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28 reviews 28 reviews
10 hotel reviews
Reviews in 14 cities Reviews in 14 cities
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2013

We spent 3 days at the Hampshire in Huizen specifically to visit our family who had recently moved to the area. We just wanted a place to sleep as we didn't expect to spend much time in the hotel. However we loved the place so much we wanted to stay longer! The location was so quiet and totally relaxing our room had a view of the lake, the room itself was spacious and light and airy with a 6ft bed which was very comfortable. We had dinner in the restaurant with all the family, the children were offered colouring books and pencils without having to ask. The food was simple but good just what was needed for a hungry family of young children, served with a smile and in very pleasant surroundings. The Hampshire is definitely value for money, efficient friendly service, we will definitely stay there again on our next visit.

Room Tip: Lake view rooms are very quiet.
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  • Stayed September 2013, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Nicole L, General Manager at Hampshire Hotel - Newport Huizen, responded to this review, September 19, 2013
Dear Annie S,

Thank you so much for your kind review. It was really nice to have you as our quests.Your children where so nice and relaxed. We hope to welcome you soon in our hotel.

Regards with a smile
Nicole Lagas
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Norwich, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
Reviews in 6 cities Reviews in 6 cities
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2013

We spent four nights here over July/August. The hotel is set in very pleasant surroundings. The suite was huge, with fantastic views of the lake, including glorious sunsets on a couple of occasions. The staff were extremely polite and helpful throughout our stay. We did not eat here as we preferred to travel out, but did make use of the relaxing bar area on a couple of occasions. You need your own transport to make the most of this location, but with a bit of planning it is not too difficult to get to the nearest station to catch the train to Amsterdam. In addition Utrecht, Edam, Gouda and Haalem are all within reach and worth visiting by car. Would definitely look to stay here again next time we are in Holland.

  • Stayed July 2013, 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
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Nicole L, General Manager at Hampshire Hotel - Newport Huizen, responded to this review, September 11, 2013
Dear Graham,
Thank you for your nice review with all the complements about our friendly staff and our huge suites.

We are looking forward to your next stay with us in Holland.

Best regards,
Nicole Lagas
General Manager
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Cairo
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21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2013

My family spent three nights here in July 2013 and it was an extremely relaxing stay, the family suite on the 7th floor had a spectacular view of the lake. This is a place to go if you cycle, sail, or like long walks. The hotel is fine, breakfast is great and the place is pleasant, except housekeeping did not vacuum and the carpets needed it.
We did not eat dinner at the hotel but there is a great deck overlooking the marina where steaks can be had. Upon traveler recommendations we ate at Der Haven Van Huizen and the food and service were both excellent, especially if the weather is good and the seating on the deck by the canal is open.
As a family, the hotel has no special arrangements or entertainment for children but do bring a beach chair and beach toys so kids can play on the lake, if not necessarily swim (the water has some blue-green floating algae that may bother some kids).

Room Tip: As for rooms overlooking the lake.
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  • Stayed July 2013, traveled with family
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Nicole L, General Manager at Hampshire Hotel - Newport Huizen, responded to this review, July 19, 2013
Dear Yasmine Motawy,

Thank you for your nice review about the spectacular view of the lake. Hopefully you will have dinner on your next stay we have a new chef and he prepares great dinners serviced on the terras with view on the harber.

Looking forward to see you again!

Best regards,
Nicole Lagas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2013

Hotel with a great view to the bay in very quiet place. We stayed 3 days in here for Keukenhof Tulip festival and 4th time Amsterdam trip. Overall its not bad.
Rooms are unusually big for European hotel. Bathroom has a tob , shower and separate toilet depends on which size of room you book. It was cold when we arrived but after turning on the heater which is under a bedroom windows bathroom floor was warm.
They charge for adaptors so don't forget to bring yours. Also if your device is too strong bathroom won't work so what I did was I plugged in my hair straightener and dryer to the corner in a bedroom next to a big mirror.
Bed is an average not too hard .

I WAS DISSAPOINTED about a smell in the room even carpets looked new and room and the hotel was non smoking. But this smell is constant and its like unwashed armpit or weeds smell. So don't suggest it for people with allergies, my husband suffered a lot especially after a tulipfest.

All soft furniture was very very filthy and dirty full of spots and hair??? Towels were rough and used trillion times like a mop but it doesn't bother me since I carry my own.

Breakfast is overpriced 17.50 for person which explains free parking dilemma. Nothing fancy average breakfast which is 7 or 8 € in Amsterdam.

Staff is helpful and fast.

They have an Indonesian restaurant we didnt eat there.

Do not order Italian dish in hotels restaurant. Salmon was from can and tagliatelle was dry, tasteless.

Nightlife sucked!

We decided to not come back until our retirement because everything was in driving area and pretty far from hotels location.

  • Stayed March 2013
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 2 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
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Ewoud F, General Manager at Hampshire Hotel - Newport Huizen, responded to this review, April 22, 2013
Dear Zhyldyz B,

Thank you for staying in our hotel. It is nice to hear that you liked the room. We are constantly working on improving our hotel. Your comments were that you had to pay to use an adapter but it only was a guarantee and you get it back when the adapter is returned to the reception.

Also very sorry about the scent in the room and we concluded that someone next to your room had been smoking in the room before you got into it. We introduced a new smoking policy and when you ignore it you will be warned and fined, so things like this won't happen anymore.

The towels are will be replaced next week with organic, so you don't need to bring your own next time.

We have discussed the quality of the food and a new menu will be introduced soon. From next week food will be prepared on the barbeque on the terras.

Kind regards
Nicole S. Lagas
General Manager
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
Reviews in 5 cities Reviews in 5 cities
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

stayed here for 3 nights over easter. We had booked a delux room but were upgraded to a suite. It was excellent. Staff were most friendly and helpfull. Breakfast was good with good selection. Can only say if we go back to holland we will stay here.

Room Tip: All rooms seemed excellent
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  • Stayed March 2013, 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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Ewoud F, General Manager at Hampshire Hotel - Newport Huizen, responded to this review, April 10, 2013
Dear Toonarmy13, Thank you for rewarding our hotel as excellent! We are looking forward to welcome you on your netx trip to Holland!
Best regard, Nicole Lagas General Manager
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London, United Kingdom
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54 reviews 54 reviews
13 hotel reviews
Reviews in 21 cities Reviews in 21 cities
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2013

This is a strange place full of contradictions
First oneif these is that it has probably the largest rooms ever: double,bed is nice and it even has a noce kitchenette whic can be handy for tose staying longer. However, the carpet is filthy, bathroom is cold and towels look like they have been in service,for longer than they should have, if ever they were nice and fluffy, that ,ust have been a very long time ago! all idea of comfort the room gives quickly goes away.

The bar area is nice and overlooks the lake but the staff is really not keen and on the nights i have been therre recently they were regulalry stocking the bar rather than serving customers.

Breakfast is ok and with large variety of choice - overpriced, though

There os free parking and nicetoich to,have fragrances to tr while checking in /out.

There used to be a spa in the hotel but not any more

  • Stayed January 2013, traveled on business
    • 2 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 1 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 2 of 5 stars Service
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Nicole L, General Manager at Hampshire Hotel - Newport Huizen, responded to this review, February 18, 2013
Dear ZOR 016, thank you for visiting Hampshire Hotel Newport, you are really traveling a lot! It nice to read that you like the size of our rooms. Thank you for the tip about the towels, we will renew those shortly. Currently serveral plans for renewing the spa are made it will be opening very soon. Meanwhile we have a small fitness in the hotel.
Best regards
Nicole L.
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Additional Information about Hampshire Hotel - Newport Huizen

Address: Labradorstroom 75, 1271 DE Huizen, The Netherlands
Location: The Netherlands > North Holland Province > Huizen
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Wheelchair access
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Ranked #1 of 2 hotels in Huizen
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Hampshire Hotel - Newport Huizen 4*
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