For a getaway without our children we booked a large (royal) suite. The room is large, has a private sauna and jacuzzi, large rainshower and a huge bed. The interior is "Kitschy" gold coloured fake leather pillows on the bed etcetera. The smell inside the room was not to pleasant on arrival. Probably this is related to the jacuzzi plumbing. Although the room was not dirty it wasn't certainly spic and span. Cleanliness could certainly be significantly better.
The swimmingpool is large. On both occasions that we visted the pool it was also in use by schoolclasses that had swimming lessons. No real problem but not very quiet at these moments.
Staff is friendly but do not expect super service.
Regarding the amount of excellent restaurants at a short drive of the hotel I would advise not to dine in the hotel.
Breakfast is good, with a reasonable choice of ingredients.
There is ample parking place, the location in relation to cities like Alkmaar, Haarlem, Amsterdam and Schiphol airport is good.
Price quality ratio is reasonably good.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Being located centrally in the province of north - Holland, Hotel Akersloot has got something to offer for everyone ! You won't find as much diversity as in dutch nature with its forests, heaths, dunes, beaches, grasslands and polders. Metropolis, authentic cities, beautiful villages, folklore and high - minded culture. This area provides a varied surrounding if you want to take a walk, go by bike or even canoe. Due to its excellent location, cities like Alkmaar, Haarlem and Amsterdam are easy to reach, as well as the popular beaches in Bergen, Egmond and Castricum. Hotel Akersloot offers you the possibility to do so by bike or scooter! You can also take the boat and make some wonderful tours or visit the island of "De Woude". ... more less
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