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Boutique Hotel Huys van Leyden

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Oude Singel 212, 2312 RJ, Leiden, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I was sick during my stay. the people are really helpful and friendly to make it as comfortable as possible. I would love to stay there again one day when I am not sick. Every detail is thought about and paid attention to in the hotel. And you can see and feel the love thats in it!

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Trondheim, Norway
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Small and charming boutique hotel, merely five rooms located a few minutes walk from the historical center of Leiden. No reception, individual rooms in an old merchants dwelling. Great breakfast served by a friendly and service-minded cook. A bit like staying in a home in a nice neighborhood. Spacious and calm rooms, modern bath rooms. Parking can be an issue... More 

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ManagementBHL, General Manager at Boutique Hotel Huys van Leyden, responded to this review

Dear Sir, Thank you for your nice review. We are glad to read you have enjoyed your stay in our Boutique Hotel, dating from 1611. Parking is no issue as our hotel has its own garage, so very convenient for our guests. Perhaps you have missed this information? If you gave us a notice, we could have assisted you should... More 

Geneva, Switzerland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I spent two nights in room 4 (the hotel only has four btw) and I enjoyed every second in this amazing XVI century house. Beautifully decorated, very intimate as well, you really feel like one member of the rich family living there and having tea or chocolate in the amazing living room on the first floor. Rich and fine breakfast,... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great place - we were in the Loft for 6 nights. Yes - it has Dutch stairs (typical of that era home)... The hosts were very available and fast to help when needed. Things were clean and we had everything needed for a very nice week in Leiden.

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Thank Jim A
Sydney
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 187 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2016 via mobile

We were so impressed with this small boutique hotel located on a canal in a quite part of the city. Our room No. 1 was on the ground floor adjacent to the lobby which was fantastic considering we had large bags, there is no elevator and the stairs extremely steep. Being greeted by the owner was also very personal and... More 

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Durban, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2016

This was an amazing find...we booked it because of the trip advisor ratings and it was the ideal location to see the Keurkenhof gardens. Th breakfast was fabulous...the rooms were large and spacious, the bedding was of a very high quality and the Wi Fi was free and fast. Our hosts gave us great advice as to where to go... More 

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Wakefield, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2016

We stayed in this hotel in April 2016 as two couples Michael welcomed us and showed us to our two rooms. Our friends room was lovely. Ours also was fine but the room was on 2 levels. On the ground floor there was the bathroom and a lounge. The bed was on the first floor. The only problem was that... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016 via mobile

We stayed here last April and could not wait to return her this April. Amazing place! Staff is friendly and extremely helpful. Food is excellent. Accommodations are clean and comfortable! The location is perfect....right on the canal near to a charming downtown area.

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Thank Dori2071
Bishops Stortford
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2016

The hotel was charming - a mix of grand luxury and modern comforts. Staff were exceptional - they helped organise trips to keukenhof and home visits from a doctor with ease and care. The four course dinner was exceptional. Fabulous location overlooking canals, close to shopping and culture!

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Fairfax, Virginia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2016

Based upon reviews here, we spent our first night in Holland at the fetching Huys van Leyden. A charming locale with an attentive, very accommodating staff. We stayed in the loft which was spacious and comfortable save a very inefficient bathroom..no shelves or place to put anything. The night was comfortable although the very dim lighting provided meant reading in... More 

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ManagementBHL, Eigenaar at Boutique Hotel Huys van Leyden, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for much for your review. We are glad you have enjoyed your stay in our Loft (located 50 meters from the hotel in a 400 year old canal house) ‘Loft’ means top floor. On our website, and on your confirmation it is clearly stated we do not have a lift. And indeed Dutch canal houses have... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Huys van Leyden is an intimate 4-star boutique hotel with a stylish ambience and a focus on personal attention, comfort and relaxation. Whether you're travelling for business or pleasure Huys van Leyden is ideally situated in Leiden. Located on a charming canal you can experience an abundance of different pleasures from fine dining and theatre to a relaxing walk through the historic heart of Leiden. The beautiful national monument built in 1611, which overlooks one of the city's most beautiful canals, as well as the city centre are both within walking distance. The 400-year-old building has five special hotel rooms all with their own unique style. The rooms are located on various floors in the property. Please note! We do not have a lift. Curious? ON THE 1st OF MARCH 2015, OUR SECOND 4 STAR HOTEL: "THE BARONES OF LEYDEN" WILL OPEN HER DOORS. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Boutique Hotel Huys van Leyden

Address: Oude Singel 212, 2312 RJ, Leiden, The Netherlands
Location: The Netherlands > South Holland Province > Leiden
Price Range: $115 - $148 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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