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Van der Valk Hotel Rotterdam-Blijdorp

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Energieweg 2, 3041 JC Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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Geelong Bellarine, Australia
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9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

An excellent hotel with great facilities, Modern facilities, excellent layout including top restaurant with professional staff. A 30 minute walk to the centre is probably the only drawback but with public transport nearby the quality of the hotel makes it worth the money. Highly recommended.

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Petham, United Kingdom
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64 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice, clean, average standard rooms with a decent bathroom. My room overlooked the internal courtyard and I missed having an external view, but it was certainly fine for a one night trip. I arrived too late for the restaurant but they do offer hot snacks from the bar, but the choice is very limited and all a bit deep fried.... More 

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Denny
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26 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

While on holiday in my home country we booked one night in this hotel, to visit family in the area. The hotel has got the VanderValk chique style: luxurious, but not over the top, a spacious room, great comfy bed and a very good shower room. Loved the room, apart from the fact it looked out on the Atrium of... More 

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Thank Riemert
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice hotel a liitle bit far away from the center but only 200m from the ZOO 😉 Uber to the center costs around 7€, by walk it is around 25minutes. Hotel restaurant is a bit expensive, but room was clean every day after we came back to the hotel. For me 4* not more.

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Dated facilities, room furniture and bathroom. Not good sound proofing. Both telephones in the room are filthy and dusty. Bathroom rails and roll holder were dusty, toilet stained. Left an empty plastic bottle of Pepsi next to the bin in the room (didn't fit in) - the bin was emptied, but the bottle left... Surely not thought we would need... More 

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed here for office meeting. The room was ok, cleanliness ok, only the service of the restaurant is a little bit slow, sometime we have to wait an hour for 1 food order. If you plan to visit the blijdorp zoo, its a great place to stay, but if you like to discover the rotterdam, i will not recommend... More 

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Gela, Italy
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9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Misunderstanding from booking. Apparently we were not in the system as we request. We asked for later check out as wasnt not our falt, we supposed to leave tge day after. The receptionist answered really unpolite, and if we didnt left the room beforeb12:00, they push our bags and us out the room. Restaurant is really nice, and waitress is... More 

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VdVBlijdorp, Front Office Manager at Van der Valk Hotel Rotterdam-Blijdorp, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Giovanni R, Thanks a lot for sharing your comments with us. Unfortunately when we have a full hotel, it is not possible for our guest to have a late check out. On the other side we always offer a late check out to your company when possible. Sure we will discuss with our receptioniste about her attitude but... More 

Leuven, Belgium
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139 reviews
46 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First of all, I've been several times to Van der Valk Rotterdam-Blijdorp and I am generally a quite regular guest at the Van der Valk chain. My visits to Blijdorp are usually for a night or two and I have always been happy with the fact that the hotel is a bit off the track and yet close to the... More 

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VdVBlijdorp, Front Office Manager at Van der Valk Hotel Rotterdam-Blijdorp, responded to this review

Dear Maksim, Thanks a lot for sharing your feedback with us. This will help us to stay alert and always try to improve our service. We are doing our best to exceed our guests expectations in regard to our rooms and facilities. We are currently working to do some restyling in our rooms. Concerning April happening, I am sorry to... More 

Kerkrade, The Netherlands
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16 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had to stay in this hotel since all other hotels in town were full. When I arrived I parked my car at the hotel private parking. During check in the receptionist asked me where I parked, I told him on the private parking of the hotel. Instead of informing me on the rules for parking, he actually didn't respond. The... More 

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Thank Norbert P
VdVBlijdorp, Front Office Manager at Van der Valk Hotel Rotterdam-Blijdorp, responded to this review

Hello Norbert, Thanks a lot for sharing your feedback with us. This will help us to stay alert and always try to improve our service. Your comments were immediately shared with the concerned department and action was taken with the receptionist. Informing our guests about the parking is standard procedure at check-in We are sharing our parking with the Rotterdam... More 

Cape Town Central, South Africa
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24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

Slightly off the beaten track, but found it very comfortable. Room very comfortable. Staff very efficient and friendly. Buffet breakfast had a reasonable selection. If you want a comfortable stay without too many frills, then this hotel is right

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Conference Facilities
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Van der Valk Hotel Rotterdam-Blijdorp

Address: Energieweg 2, 3041 JC Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Location: The Netherlands > South Holland Province > Rotterdam
Price Range: $78 - $128 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Van der Valk Hotel Rotterdam-Blijdorp 4*
Number of rooms: 189
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#16 Luxury Hotel in Rotterdam
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