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Leimen, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The whole service of the hotel (rooms, breakfast, staff, location) is above average. Room was clean and spacious, moderate breakfast selection, very friendly staff and great location. There are few parking spaces on a private property in an inner courtyard near Schrottenberggasse street - ask at the desk for details. The only drawback is, paradoxically, the Bamberg Cathedral, or more... More 

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Budapest
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12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2016 via mobile

This hotel has a seventies feel to it, but everything works and staff is friendly. Try to avoid the street side, since the bars in the street can be loud. Breakfast selection is modest, but of very good and fresh quality. No elevator, so be prepared to climb some stairs.

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UK
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015

This hotel us located right in the old town. It is a strange assembly of buildings, rooms and annexes that (I suspect) have been subsumed as the business has grown. I visited with a friend for a beer-sampling weekend and we stayed in the two bedroom apartment. The room was basic but clean with a hotel-style kitchenette. The beds were... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

no hard feelings: this hotel is "what you see is what you get". in the most crowded nightlife area of the town and not well isolated against the noise. rooms are simple, very basic indeed and although they are clean it seems all dirty cause it is so old and run down. breakfast is incl. and not too bad, but... More 

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Duisburg, Germany
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015 via mobile

The hotel is situated on one of the main party streets of Bamberg. Therefore it is perfect of you want to be close to where the action is. And it is reasonably priced, too. Though it does not offer much in the way of amenities, the staff is really friendly and helpful.

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Yorktown, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015 via mobile

Rooms are smaller than American hotels, but still nice and clean. Hotel staff very nice, as well as breakfast. Great view of the cathedral, although I didn't know the bells rang very loud and long in the morning.

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Ramat Hasharon, Israel
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

we came to Bamberg to the annual Beer festival (Sandkerwa). we didn't book in advence so we were pretty lucky to get the last room at this hotel, when almost all hotel in the city were fully booked. it's located on the mane street, which for the festival was perfect - you're coming out from the hotel and you're literally... More 

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Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

We (a couple) needed a room for a few days but they only had apartments for the number of days we needed so we took it. It has a small kitchen w/ stove, refrigerator, sink, & dishes. Too bad we didn't need to use it. The apartment has two bedrooms, 1 toilet, & 1 shower. Breakfast was acceptable. Staff was... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 215 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

The hotel is at least a half-hour hike from the train station, but you don't want to be staying by the train station in the gorgeous town of Bamberg. The hotel is located right next to the cathedral, with a grocery store about 10 minutes or so away. The most beautiful parts of the town are nearby, with bars and... More 

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Kimberley, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2013

The room was really inexpensive and the breakfast buffet was yummy. WIFI worked great on the top floor. People were very helpful. The live entertainment part of town is outside the hotel which makes for a very short walk to the room which is good but it got a little noisy out on the street around 2am when the clubs... More 

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Additional Information about Hotel Sandstern

Address: Obere Sandstr. 11, 96049 Bamberg, Bavaria, Germany
Location: Germany > Bavaria > Franconia > Upper Franconia > Bamberg
Price Range: $62 - $105 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1 star — Hotel Sandstern 1*
Number of rooms: 32
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