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Van der Valk Hotel Houten-Utrecht

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06/04/2017 06/05/2017
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Utrecht, The Netherlands
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had the pleasure to stay in a suite in this hotel. Well it was awesome. everything in the room was right. Nice tv, good sound installation, perfect bed and bathroom was spotless and it was a pleasure to stay a long time in the bubble bath. I have absolutely no complaint about this hotel whatsoever. Maybe that it's crowded....

Thank m1st3ryGu3st
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When you speak of a luxe room one does expect that the bubble bath is working. Same goes for the water heater, which was also not working at all. This must explain the amount of dust gathered on the plate where it stands on. And an empty minibar, really? Only an ad for a minibar package, where it is not...

Thank Dimitri B
WebcareHouten, Manager at Van der Valk Hotel Houten-Utrecht, responded to this review

Dear mr Dimitri B, After reading you review on Tripadvisor we must say that we regret the fact that we couldn't meet up to your expectations. The opinion of our guests is really important for us since we always strive after improvement within our hotel. Since you experienced some inconveniences we like to get in touch with you. We would...

Zoetermeer, The Netherlands
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Came here with a group of about 100 people for lunch. I was amazed how well they coped with such a large group. I susspect the resturant could be big enough for as may a three hundred people. The meal was really good. The place is modern and well looked after. The staff are helpfull, but still have a lot...

Thank Andy P
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed at the Van der Valk in Houten for 2 nights for a business trip. The room was spacious and had all the amenities one may desire. I was given a room at the 13th floor, the view was nice too. Breakfast was excellent, staff were friendly and helpful and even the restaurant downstairs deserves a special mention for...

Thank ketoprofene17
Athens, Greece
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Almost perfect breakfast with coffee above average. Surrounding area suitable for walk in the country. There are two bus lines straight to Utrecht central station. Good wifi everywhere in the hotel. Spacious room and bathroom.

Thank madakos
Berkshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed April 19, 2017

excellent hotel with large modern rooms. we stayed there and took the P&R into amsterdam which worked out to be very cost efficient. hotel staff is very helpful. all areas are tastefully decorated and restaurants were posh. breakfast was also fab. the room had large windows which took in surrounding views. all in all, one of the best hotels we...

Thank Fahd_Malik
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed April 10, 2017 via mobile

Nice big room and all the standard amenities u expect in the Valk. Breakfast was good particularly as there were gluten free options on offer without needing to ask. Meetings area at the front is brightly lit but tables close together so can be overheard.

Thank Esker H
Basel, Switzerland
Reviewed April 4, 2017

This hotel has all the requirements for a first class hotel. The rooms are large and well appointed; the bathrooms have a separate shower and whirlpool bath. Try and get a room at the front of the hotel the view is much better than the back. The restaurant is really first class, the menu has a very good selection of...

Thank cpj0hns0n1
Marieke v, Manager at Van der Valk Hotel Houten-Utrecht, responded to this review

Dear cpj0hns0n1, Our sincere gratitude for your very positive review! We are happy to read you enjoy our (bath)rooms, restaurant and the services we offer. We do our utmost to make your stay as comfortable as possible and we look forward to welcome you again in the future. With kind regards, Hotel Houten Marieke van Wijk

Newark-on-Trent, United Kingdom
Reviewed April 1, 2017 via mobile

Excellent service. I'm coeliac and the service in the restaurant was absolutely amazing. Nothing at all was too much trouble. The personal service made me feel very special. Marja Maaswinkel is a credit to your company. Thankyou very much. Will visit again.

Thank janicer0se
Marieke v, Manager at Van der Valk Hotel Houten-Utrecht, responded to this review

Dear janicer0se, Thank you very much for your kind review. Allergies and diets have been a focus point for our kitchen and restaurant staff for the last couple of years and we appreciate you taking the time to review this. We will definitely pass on your gratitude to our colleague Marja. We look forward to welcome you in our restaurant...

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed March 16, 2017

This is my fourth time staying at the Van Der Valk and I have to say every time I stay it is a very pleasant experience. The service from the staff at this hotel is truly exceptional, they are always very welcome and helpful to any request or query. On my most recent stay I checked out for two days...

Thank chl0edavies
Marieke v, Manager at Van der Valk Hotel Houten-Utrecht, responded to this review

Dear chl0edavies, Thank you very much for your kind and positive review. We do our utmost to encourage our staff by telling them that it is often the smallest gesture that's makes the difference. Your review indicates this as well and therefore we are most grateful. We are also pleased to read that you enjoyed our rooms, housekeeping services and...

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Food & drink at the hotel
Van der Valk Hotel Houten - Utrecht Restaurant
Van der Valk Hotel Houten - Utrecht Restaurant
Cuisines: Dutch, Seafood, European, International
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about Van der Valk Hotel Houten-Utrecht

Address: Hoofdveste 25, 3992 DH Houten, The Netherlands
Location: The Netherlands > Utrecht Province > Houten
Price Range: $83 - $201 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Van der Valk Hotel Houten-Utrecht 4*
Number of rooms: 13
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“all rooms are perfect! If you have the money....take a suite!”
m1st3ryGu3st, 1 week ago | Read review
“best rooms on the front of the hotel”
cpj0hns0n1, Apr 4, 2017 | Read review
“Corner rooms have a nicer view”
chl0edavies, Mar 16, 2017 | Read review
“any level is good but i prefer ground floor or 2nd floor with balcony”
Dia748, Feb 25, 2017 | Read review
“Rooms on the high floor were very quite - careful some are next to the lift.”
CauponaConsul, Feb 21, 2017 | Read review
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