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Old Town (Altstadt)

Heinrich-Heine-Allee, 40213 Dusseldorf, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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The city's historic section is filled with restaurants and taverns located throughout a series of pedestrian alleyways.
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good35%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“old town” (338 reviews)
“the river” (121 reviews)
“longest bar” (46 reviews)
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Heinrich-Heine-Allee, 40213 Dusseldorf, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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"old town"
in 338 reviews
"the river"
in 121 reviews
"longest bar"
in 46 reviews
"bars and restaurants"
in 66 reviews
"alt beer"
in 42 reviews
"cobblestone streets"
in 14 reviews
"great atmosphere"
in 49 reviews
"christmas market"
in 50 reviews
"pedestrian area"
in 13 reviews
"night life"
in 13 reviews
"walk around"
in 26 reviews
"lots of shops"
in 18 reviews
"people watching"
in 18 reviews
"nice place"
in 23 reviews
"altstadt"
in 270 reviews
"breweries"
in 43 reviews
"uerige"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We “hopped off” the bus tour here to check out the view of the river and visit a restaurant we had heard good things about (Schweine Janes) We saw a wedding party emerging from the museum which was lovely, had a couple of beers by...More

Thank Sareencat64
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I think Dusseldorf is hugely under rated anyway but this is a pleasant place to visit with small museums and excellent cafes (I will publish those separately) if you get decent weather you will find the banks of the Rhine busy with restaurants and the...More

Thank richt24
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Reviewed 1 week ago

lovely smallold town, this were is the heart beat at night!! many places to eat and drink and dance!!!

Thank myania
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Loved the nice views of the old houses and structures, lots of shops and restaurants. Plenty to see and walk and eat.

Thank Will M
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Experiencing a German Biergarten is a must do experience in Düsseldorf. A very social experience unlike USA. It was great to hang out with the locals who were very inviting.

Thank Jeff S
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just spent four days, along with six pals, in Düsseldorf recently and found it to be an excellent place to visit. For those who enjoy their retail, you'll find many designer boutiques alongside the traditional German stores as well as independent coffee shops etc. All...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We went on a walking tour and got some of the history. This gave us a chance to see what places we wanted to go back to. The Old City has so much to see. The guide we had gave us so many interesting facts...More

Thank yellowbirdVermont
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Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Great place for a drink. Plenty going on all day and night. Loads of restaurants and bars and easy to get around.

Thank davereddevil
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Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

Came here with some mates for the footie and we got free train travel from Cologne with our match tickets. Only a few stops on the tube from the main station to the Altstadt where there was a great atmosphere with loads of Fortuna and...More

Thank AndySING73
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Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

Stayed near the Altstadt. It’s a very lively area. Countless pubs and restaurants..it was perfect for our needs as a stag party and only a short walk to the river bars. You will find many German and British groups having fun.. nice atmosphere very friendly....More

Thank Krisdelo
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Response from William B | Reviewed this property |
When you arrive at airport catch a train in to the city. A ''Red Bus'' tour originates opposite the station. If you have luggage there is storage at the station. The tour is the best city tour I have taken in Europe and... More
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Response from whiters_d | Reviewed this property |
Hello Prices for Gluwein vary. They charge a deposit on the glass or mug which you can keep. It depends on the quality of the mug some are attractive but others very touristy. The average 3€ for gluwein plus €5 deposit... More
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Response from Shawn F | Reviewed this property |
We stayed in Hilden, Dusseldorf....took the train out there, like a sub-burb. Stayed at the Amber Hotel. It's a small chain. Very clean & reliable. Restaurant on site. I think it was 3 floors. Not sure about B & B's. Parts... More
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