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Hotel Classic
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Reviewed August 26, 2013

First of all, Forget the swimming pool : there is no swimming pool even if that's written on Tripadvisor for the hotel's services. So i had choosen the hôtel for it and the girl at the réception just made as if i did not read good...

Also call to know if the breakfast is offered before going there as it is again noticed on tripadvisor hotel's services because they made us pay for it... So we had to pay something about 128€ (104€ +12x2) instead of 104€.

The room was ok so as the hôtel's name, this hôtel is a suburb classic hôtel.
The inside pictures are as you would see it. Large room and bathroom.
The outside pictures do not show the train Line behind the hôtel or the rental car area just in front of it.
The breakfast is ok even if it could be bigger

Room Tip: Not noisy because the double windows make the room safe and calm
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  • Stayed: August 2013, traveled as a couple
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1  Thank Francois F
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Reviewed April 16, 2013

We had a very large room in the annex for our family of 4, and it included a kitchenette. It was bright, quiet, and airy, and a door gave us access to a ground level patio and garden (a great place to enjoy some wine at the end of the day).
Breakfast was delicious, and interesting. As we walked in, we got the idea that breakfast wasn't being served anymore, because almost all the food trays were empty. We were shocked to see a family finishing their breakfast and packing up the food in their bags. The sweet lady working the kitchen / breakfast room motion us to sit down, and immediately started to arrange meats, cheeses, juices, etc, and cooked us soft boiled eggs. Despite the rudeness of those guests, she continued on and took great care of us, it was awesome !
We loved the city and the people of Freiburg! It's true that the hotel is located way from the city center, but don't let that deter you. We drove to town, and it wasn't hard to find parking. The comfort and good service we found at the Classic was way more significant for us.

  • Stayed: April 2013, traveled with family
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Thank lilyblue25
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Reviewed December 29, 2012

Pros:
1. good price
2. a big grocery store across the street

Cons:
1. wifi was too slow to do much on the computer
2. far from the city, not very convenient (free parking though)

For the most part, it was very good value for what we paid. It was clean, but didn't have much amenities. The biggest disappointment was that our 4- person room was converted by laying out a sofa - it was comfortable enough, but I wish I knew this when booking the hotel The comforter was nice and fluffy. The hallway did not smell very pleasant.

  • Stayed: December 2012, traveled with friends
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Thank serpinb9
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Reviewed November 23, 2012

Pros:
1) The hotel's manager, Christina, is very nice. We arrived at the hotel at 9pm and were starving. She called the restaurant nearby and made us reservation. Great food!
2) Rooms are big, clean and quiet. We stayed in a room with 3 beds, big enough for us.
3) Breakfast is very good as well.
4) Free wi-fi.
Cons:
1) Location: the hotel is far away from the city main station. Taxi rom Freiburg's mainstation to the hotel took almost 20 minutes.

  • Stayed: November 2012, traveled with friends
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Thank annaSa0Paul0
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Reviewed July 10, 2012

We were pleasantly surprised with this hotel. You are a little out of the centre but there is easy access by tram. The tram terminal is a short walk from the hotel. Very good breakfast, lovely room, great service.

  • Stayed: June 2012, traveled with friends
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3  Thank Carol P
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Reviewed January 12, 2012

Stayed there for 2 nights (Jan 2012) for a weekend in Freiburg. The hotel was very easy to find (by car) and the staff there were very nice and tried hard with us non-German speakers. The room was perfect - there were 4 of us in one room and there was plenty of room for suitcases etc. Extremely clean and modern with good soundproofing. Beds were excellent with adjustable headrests. Didn't have breakfast so can't comment - we grabbed some bread from the petrol station just in front of the hotel. There is also a large supermarket opposite.To get into the city centre we decided to leave the car at the hotel and to walk 10 minutes to the nearest tram stop (line 2) then a short tram ride into the centre. Nice enough walk along a main road. So it is possible without a car but I suppose if you have a lot of luggage it might be a little far out of town. Only downside might be that the hotel is next to a car dealer and a petrol station so not exactly the most romantic of locations!! Highly recommended.

  • Stayed: January 2012, traveled with friends
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2  Thank emmel221105
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Reviewed October 21, 2010

this is a good value ,clean hotel ,rooms are good size even with 3 adults sharing . 6 euros for a buffet breakfast with plenty of choice .there is a bus stop 100 yards up the road to take you into to town,or you can walk 10 minutes up the hill to get tram no. 5 which takes you right into the city centre, 5 euros day ticket ,so it is not 45 minutes away as a previous post said,i think they must have got lost. There are some great bars in city centre the best for food and drink Martinbrau brewery/beerhall? which is down a side street by the arches where the tram tracks are ,upstairs from this is the market hall which is just full of different types of food stalls chinese,indian,mexican,brazilian,italian,argentinian,german of course.Great city to visit so much so i am taking my wife in december to visit the christmas market

  • Stayed: October 2010, traveled with friends
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1  Thank dava17
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Additional Information about Hotel Classic

Address: Gundelfinger Str. 27b, 79108 Freiburg im Breisgau, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
Location: Germany > Baden-Wurttemberg > Freiburg im Breisgau
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Restaurant Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #30 of 56 Hotels in Freiburg im Breisgau
Price Range: $94 - $161 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Classic 3*
Number of rooms: 20
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