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John O'Groats, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I chose this hotel based on location, it's looking out over the railway station and yards. I was delighted to find the staff welcoming ( poor Tommy had to put up with many many questions) and the food excellent (with one exception - avoid the goulash). Loved the beer by train delivery as did the junior visitors. I had two...

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Reviewed January 6, 2017 via mobile

Stayed at Hotel Altora a few days before Christmas. Clean rooms, really professional staff, good breakfast and dinner. Easy walk to train and bus station, and to all the town's sites. Would definitely stay there again if we return.

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Inverness, United Kingdom
Reviewed December 5, 2016 via mobile

I came here not knowing what to expect other than "just another hotel". This is anything but. We had a room overlooking the station where we could watch the steam trains going in and out. The restaurant food is great but have a healthy appetite. All very clean and the staff very friendly and welcoming. I will be back

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed October 26, 2016

We stayed here in Oct 2016 - this would be one of the nicest family run hotels we have stayed at. From the time of our arrival to our departure nothing was a problem - the staff took time to get to know us and chat to us - about our trip in Germany and Australia. We booked a room...

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Oswestry, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 4, 2016

A well appointed hotel with a few added attractions. Certain tables in the dining room are served by the drinks arriving on a model railway reflecting the Harzbahn which operates extensively from the town. This is complemented by another model railwaywhich operates in the ceiling, but neither are obtrusive to the diner. A very varied menu and the staff proved...

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Derby, United Kingdom
Reviewed September 26, 2016

눉 Negative points: The latest you could order a meal for was 8.00 pm The bar closed at 10.pm Morning staff sullen Don't take rolls out of the dining room - they will charge you 6 euros! The old town was deserted in the evenings - I thought that the zombie holocaust had started! 눇 Plus points: Proximity to the...

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Thank bigkris
Bath, United Kingdom
Reviewed September 12, 2016 via mobile

Ideal for the railway enthusiast and a nice comfortable hotel too with large tastefully decorated rooms. The experience of having the beer delivered to the table by train including sound effects was the best bit. The restaurant food was very good and we had no problems getting a table even on a Saturday night. Great breakfast buffet to set us...

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Thank Andrew_Fulluck
Reviewed August 8, 2016

Excellent place for rail fans. Constant activity from our window with trains coming and going all the time. The English speaking staff were very helpful and the breakfasts and evening meals were first class. Parking at the hotel can be tricky at busy times; space is limited. Overall, a very pleasant experience which I may well repeat in the future.

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Wigan, United Kingdom
Reviewed July 17, 2016

We wanted to visit the Harz and Wernigerode seemed an ideal base. This hotel is first class and appears to be run by a railway enthusiast - old railway posters feature large in this hotel . The hotel is clean and well decorated, the staff friendly and helpful, and on checking in we were presented with a book of vouchers...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed July 5, 2016

We only ate at this hotel but were very impressed by being able to sit overlooking the Harz Steam railway and watch the engines being moved about. Having drinks delivered to your table by train set my grandson thinking he could set up something similar at home with his own trains! The food was good and we were sorry we...

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Accessible rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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Additional Information about Hotel Altora

Address: Bahnhofstr. 24 - 26, 38855 Wernigerode, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany
Location: Germany > Saxony-Anhalt > Wernigerode
Price Range: $73 - $159 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Altora 3.5*
Number of rooms: 31
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#4 Romantic Hotel in Wernigerode
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“If you want a railway view, book a "railway room"”
 of 5 bubbles GerryorGeoff, 4 weeks ago | Read review
“It depends on whether you want a railway view room or a room that faces away from the railway at the back of the hotel”
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 of 5 bubbles gbaias, Oct 26, 2016 | Read review
“If you want to watch the trains make sure you book a room at the front of the hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles 82lenm, Aug 8, 2016 | Read review
“For a view of the trains, request a room at the front. If you prefer quiet, a room at the back of the hotel is best.”
 of 5 bubbles KeithParker1949, Jul 17, 2016 | Read review
“All rooms have lift access”
 of 5 bubbles AndiPayne, Apr 28, 2016 | Read review
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