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This building is very central and displays some amazing workmanship. An architectural beauty and... read more

Reviewed April 18, 2019
782marilyna
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Kitchener, Canada
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Beautiful, charming, historical building, great location!

We stayed here in July with another couple for 3 nights. We arrived on a Saturday afternoon by car... read more

Reviewed December 1, 2018
AllanKearney
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Mooloolaba, Australia
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Located right in the heart of the Old Town, opposite the Town Hall, the Hotel zum Ritter St. Georg is an integral part of Heidelberg's historic townscape. This magnificent building has attracted millions of visitors since it was built in 1592...more
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Hauptstr. 178, 69117 Heidelberg, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
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Reviewed July 8, 2019

Old world charm by the marketplatz. If you stay there every room is unique. The restaurant has great food, and the view of Heidelberg from the top is spectacular!

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank mrsaintmarteeen
hotelritterstgeorg, Manager at Hotel Zum Ritter, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Guest, thank you very much for this kind words and the compliments. Best regards, Aileen Zarnikau Operations Manager

Reviewed June 24, 2019

Don't let your attention be grabbed by the large Heiliggeist Church on the Marktplatz and the temptation of the shops on Hauptstrasse. Right opposite the entrance to the Heiliggeist Church at Markt and Hauptstrasse look for the redstone Zum Ritter hotel. This is the oldest...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank retireeVancouver
hotelritterstgeorg, Manager at Hotel Zum Ritter, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Guest, thank you very much for this kind review. we are very happy that you like our building and explain the stroy with so many details. Hope to welcome you in our hotel or in our restaurant. Best regards, Aileen Zarnikau

Reviewed April 18, 2019 via mobile

This building is very central and displays some amazing workmanship. An architectural beauty and well cared for edifice.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank 782marilyna
Reviewed December 1, 2018

We stayed here in July with another couple for 3 nights. We arrived on a Saturday afternoon by car, so accessing the hotel was a bit tricky amongst the weekend crowds on the narrow streets. Staff recommended approaching via Haspelgasse, carefully, pausing to unload baggage...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank AllanKearney
Reviewed September 23, 2018

if i understood correctly, it is the oldest building in Heidelberg (1592), and the only building that was not heavily damaged in the fire during the 1688-1697 war

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed August 13, 2018

The hotel was ok - it was a hot summer. The hotel has no air-con, but we were given 2 ventilators for the room - 1 for us and 1 for the kids on the sofa bed. Fanstastic location. They could work on their restaurant...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Familie4fun
Lara B, Team Hotel Zum Ritter St. Georg at Hotel Zum Ritter, responded to this reviewResponded August 21, 2018

Dear guest, thank you for sharing your experience during your stay at the Hotel Zum Ritter St. Georg. We do hope that you had a good time in Heidelberg although that we haven't met all your expectations. We work hard to make our guests happy...More

Reviewed July 30, 2018 via mobile

This is an incredibly beautiful building steeped in history. It was built in 1592 by a wealthy cloth merchant for his wife and is almost entirely of stone. This allowed it to survive fires and the war when many other buildings were destroyed. It is...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Lara B, Team Hotel Zum Ritter St. Georg at Hotel Zum Ritter, responded to this reviewResponded August 13, 2018

Dear guest, thank you for sharing your experience during your visit in Heidelberg at the Hotel Zum Ritter St. Georg. We are happy to read that you have enjoyed your stay. Positive Feedback is always our motivation to satisfy our guest each day. We are...More

Reviewed June 22, 2018

This is an old traditional hotel with a great location with easy walking to most tourist sites. The building facade is very picturesque. Staff was friendly and helpful, nice size rooms with comfortable bed. However, when we were there it was really hot and the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Dale L
Jennifer R, Team Hotel Zum Ritter St. Georg at Hotel Zum Ritter, responded to this reviewResponded July 9, 2018

Dear guest, thank you for sharing your experience during your stay at the Ritter St. Georg. We are happy to read that you have enjoyed your visit in Heidelberg and your stay at our historical hotel. We’re sorry to hear that we couldn't meet all...More

Reviewed April 10, 2018

Cobblestone streets everywhere in the section of the old town that make for very interesting sight-seeing !

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank george k
Jennifer R, Director Of Business Development at Hotel Zum Ritter, responded to this reviewResponded April 17, 2018

Dear guest, thank you very much for your feedback. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay. We would be happy to welcome you back soon. Warm regards. Your team of the Hotel

Reviewed January 6, 2018

Beautiful old hotel (425 years) with large rooms and modern bathrooms. Parking is offsite at a garage, but the property is otherwise ideal.More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Matthias E, Team Hotel Zum Ritter St.Georg at Hotel Zum Ritter, responded to this reviewResponded January 16, 2018

Dear guest, thank you very much for taking the time to rate us and for sharing your experience. Feedback is very important to us and we appreciate every single one. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed staying with us and that you liked...More

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