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Schloss Hotel Dresden-Pillnitz

#36 of 123 Hotels in Dresden
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August-Bockstiegel-Strasse 10, 01326 Dresden, Saxony, Germany
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Bamberg
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

We spent one night there, enroute. The location next to Schloss Pillnitz is excellent. At night, very quiet. Plenty of on-site parking. A good restaurant for dinner and breakfast. The service was efficient and friendly. We can recommend it.

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Melbourne
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2015

We arrived by car and it was easy to park and at no cost, right outside the hotel. The front desk was staffed by a young woman who was very helpful and had reasonable English, a big help for a couple of aussies with no German skills! Our room was average size with old fashioned fittings but very clean and... More 

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Haifa, Israel
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015 via mobile

The hotel is next to one of the many impressive castles in Germany but isn't in the castle grounds so I would say many of the photos on the booking.com website are misleading. The front desk was staffed by a rather clueless trainee and the manager was not helpful when we said we wanted to cancel. Our room was pleasant... More 

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ballack11, Geschäftsführer at Schloss Hotel Dresden-Pillnitz, responded to this review

Dear Sirs Thank you for your visit in our Family Schloss Hotel Dresden-Pillnitz. It´s pity you don´t like it. We helped you to cancel one of two nights free of charge. The satisfied of our guests is very important for our staffs. Best regards Family Zepp & Team More 

Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015 via mobile

We arrived by boat from Dresden which cost 20 Euro return. The boat trip was a great journey travelling along the Elbe River, seeing the small villages and people going along with their daily life. Every so often a small castle would appear or another lovely old boat. Our paddle steamer was from the 1890's and beautifully restored. You can... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015 via mobile

Wonderful place near the river Elbe. Big gardens and a castle bring to the surface the atmosphere of the middle age, when the King of Saxony used to spend his vacations here with his lover... The rooms are perfect and there is a conference room with everything you need for a successful workshop. The service is friendly and the food... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

Lovely welcome from receptionist and all public areas and restaurant looked like they've been decorated very recently. 2 interesting water marks highlighted as part of the decor on a column inside the building showing the water level in the building during the bad flooding of 2013 and 2002 - incredible to realise just how bad it must have been for... More 

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Wicklow, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

Quiet location, and beautiful rooms. No tea/coffee making facilities in the room, which I understand is normal in Germany - but we'd had these at another, less expensive hotel on our trip. Picturesque surroundings - and the best thing about this place is that it's convenient for Dresden - and what a wonderful city that turned out to be! Just... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

Enjoyed our stay at Pillnitz. Easy access from Dresden by and friendly staff. Wifi worked well in the room which had a view of the castle gardens. Breakfast was good and service was pleasant. Nice walks along the river and through the castle gardens. Wish we had stayed longer to be able to do the ferry cruise.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015 via mobile

Living right next to the castle was very nice. The river flows right behind the hotel with the castle ground a stone throw away. Makes it the place for a perfect romantic getaway. The staff were very helpful and courteous. Restaurant food was also good but the spread was a bit limited, especially if u plan to eat there more... More 

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Middleton
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

My hubby and I and our German friends recently spent Christmas at Schloss Hotel. Arrived 23 after a long drive from Hamburg. All our tiredness was quickly gone with the friendly service. Next day booked on 'bus tour' to nearby mountains for sled ride in snow. Was very dubious about this, but it turned out to be a fantastic day.... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Hotel, privately owned and run by the Zepp family, is located in the castle grounds of Pillnitz Castle, the picturesque former residence of the Kings of Saxony in Saxony's capital, Dresden. Enjoy the peaceful quiet and artistic ambiance of this beautiful royal summer residence on the Elb river, and discover Dresden and its delightful surroundings from Pillnitz. Two romantic suites with a water bed, one Elb suite and forty-two double bedrooms in four-star quality await you for your stay. Our castle hotel offers the ideal room for the most breathtaking moments in life – in a truly spectacular and indeed very romantic scenario. You can choose among several attractive options, such as the Elbe suite (Elbsuite), the romantic suite (Romantiksuite) with waterbed, or even the comfort- and superior suite (Komfortzimmer- and Superiorzimmer) with sight of the castle or of the wine fields. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Schloss Hotel Dresden-Pillnitz

Address: August-Bockstiegel-Strasse 10, 01326 Dresden, Saxony, Germany
Location: Germany > Saxony > Dresden
Price Range: $127 - $177 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Schloss Hotel Dresden-Pillnitz 4*
Number of rooms: 45
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Schloss Hotel Dresden Pillnitz
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#24 Romantic Hotel in Dresden
#25 Luxury Hotel in Dresden
#31 Business Hotel in Dresden
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