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Grand Hotel Karel V Utrecht

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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Breakfast Buffet
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5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 4 days ago

It was an absolute pleasure to stay here and a lot of that was down to the people working at the Karel V. The reception staff in particular were so welcoming and helpful, speaking, of course, in impeccable English. We were fortunate enough to be...More

Thank PamelaWales
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed here for two nights and although our stay was comfortable, there were minor issues that we found disappointing. When we first arrived in the room around 2pm there was a fridge but it was empty. We presumed that it was meant for us...More

Thank Ronnie02
Response from Wendy v, Front Office Manager at Grand Hotel Karel V UtrechtResponded 1 week ago

Dear Ronnie02, Thank you very much for writing this review about your stay. We are always striving to create a 5 star experience at our hotel. We are sad that we have not achieved this for you during your stay. Your feedback is greatly appreciated...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a lovely find while walking the little alley ways out of Utrecht's centre through large walls to find a garden setting. We enjoyed the friendliness of the waiter who was encouraging my friend to practice her Dutch. The meal was fabulous which included :...More

Thank Karen R
Response from Wendy v, Front Office Manager at Grand Hotel Karel V UtrechtResponded 1 week ago

Dear Karen, Thank you very much for this review. I shared this review with our collegues from the bistro. On delightful summer days, the outdoor terraces of the bistro and the restaurant are the perfect spot for a drink, a bite or a culinary adventure....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband & I stayed Empire Suite for 3 nights. This hotel became one of our most favorite hotels. This is the hotel with elegance and decency with high level of staff members who were kind and considerate. Besides, the location is very good. The...More

Thank teatimeinthegarden
Response from Wendy v, Front Office Manager at Grand Hotel Karel V UtrechtResponded 1 week ago

Dear teatimeinthegarden, Thank you for this wonderful review. Thank you for the compliments regarding our team members. They always go above and beyond to make our guests feel happy and satisfied. Lastly, it is a delight to read that you enjoyed the benefits of our...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I really could not fault this hotel. It is in a league of its own. Having visited two other modern, overpriced and soulless hotels in Holland on our stay this was a wonderful experience. Lovely room and a great building set in superb grounds. All...More

Thank brazier123
Response from Wendy v, Front Office Manager at Grand Hotel Karel V UtrechtResponded 1 week ago

Dear brazier123, Thank you for your lovely review! I am proud that you desribed our hotel as one of the best hotels you ever stayed. Your comments will be shared with the entire staff. Your lovely words are the reason why we enjoy our work...More

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About
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Pool
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Wheelchair Access
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Restaurant
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Indoor pool
Details
Price range
US$ 148 - US$ 246 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#6 Centrally Located Hotel in Utrecht
#1 Historic Hotel Hotel in Utrecht
#1 Classic Hotel in Utrecht
#3 Quiet Hotel in Utrecht
#4 Business Hotel in Utrecht
#3 Charming Hotel in Utrecht
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 148 - US$ 246 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#6 Centrally Located Hotel in Utrecht
#1 Historic Hotel Hotel in Utrecht
#1 Classic Hotel in Utrecht
#3 Quiet Hotel in Utrecht
#4 Business Hotel in Utrecht
#3 Charming Hotel in Utrecht
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Room & Suite (206)
Dining (80)
Pool & Beach (4)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (17)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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20 December 2015|
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Response from Leonieke M | Property representative |
The Miffy suite was made especially for Nijntjes birthday. We extended the Miffy package (suite) until end of this year, as most activities such as Art Parade (statues around in Utrecht including hotel garden) are finished... More
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Donna R
16 May 2015|
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Response from Fasted09 | Reviewed this property |
Approx €230 a night excluding breakfast.
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flyingdutchmannj
6 May 2015|
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Response from Roger L | Reviewed this property |
I stayed in this hotel last November, and I stayed in one of the suites. There is enough room for a family of four. This hotel is the best in Utrecht.
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Room Tips
"Perfect venue for Wedding, Romantic Dinner, Special Occasions and the hotel is gorgeous."
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"Ask for the suites in the Napoleon wing overlooking the garden and the fountain. Quiet and a nice view."
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"some of the 4th floor rooms have a nice view"
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"Rooms in the Roman wing are quieter and more up to date than in the original building."
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