Although the hotel seems out of place being in a not so clean area of town, don't let that affect your decision. It is very convenient to the train station (and you can walk to Marienplatz from here in about 10 min). It is about 5 min walk from hotel to train, so no need for expensive taxis. Rail system in Munich is superb (always on time, fast, clean, modern, and safe)...
Hotel staff were exemplary in service, smiled, and accommodated all of my needs (and spoke English). I got the cheapest room but it was a bit too small, ok for one, but cramped for two. I'd recommend spending more to get the larger room, especially if you are from the USA like me and are used to larger rooms. A big plus at this hotel was the free breakfast buffet....excellent quality food and friendly and helpful staff. The modern bathrooms were excellent including the shower rain head from the ceiling. It was odd that for all the money spent on the bathroom (nice tile, high end fixtures and faucets, lighting, etc) that they chose to put a fiberglass floor in the shower despite having tiled walls....it was as if they ran over budget and made the cut here. But my only real gripe was the mattress (too firm for my taste) and the pillows ( way way too soft). Even with two under my head, I could never get enough support. Everything else was excellent....good water pressure and lots of fast hot water....bathrooms are well ventilated, and I never heard my neighbors, or outdoor noise (my room faced the courtyard on level 3). The flat screen TV and A/C worked without problem. The WIFI was great all except for 1 morning where for 3 hours it couldn't connect (I use my iPad during travel).
If they change mattress and pillows to better comfort, I'd have given them a 5 rating, but still very good value for $.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Glad to see that you are interested in our boutique design hotel marc munich! After a substantial refurbishment with completion in mid-August 2012, we now offer 80 ultra-modern, superbly equipped double rooms. Discover our emotionally appealing rooms and refresh yourself under our big rain shower. Once you have visited our universally recommended breakfast buffet in our large bright breakfast room, thanks to our central location, you have easy access to all interesting places in and around Munich. Drinks and snacks (pizza , etc.) we offer at our hotel, but for dinner, we are happy to recommend according to the actual weather the most known beer garden in Munich nearby or any other recommendable restaurant around fitting the food direction of your choice. Our breakfast buffet included in the room rate. Arrive either by train (walk about 5 min.), by plane (subway around 45 minutes) or of course by car, which you can park in our small, slightly narrow underground garage for cheap or our courtyard . - ideal location in the very centre of Munich just opposite of the train station - Hotel 100 % fully air-conditioned (window can be opened) - Hotel 100 % Non smoking (no smoking rooms available) - free WLan and Lan connection in the room - the latest smart TV 's with free Sky program (german Cinema HD, Sport HD1 + HD2) - starting deluxe category with coffee/tea bar in the room - extra thick mattress topper and hygiene implications - Business PC to print the boarding pass etc. - a great nice crew and much more - We look forward to meeting you! ... more less
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- Also Known As:
- Mark Hotel Munich