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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 October 2016

This hotel in the Cathedral /market square , first impression bit scruffy externally woodwork internally in need of a lick of paint, but we had a warm welcome. No lift , room was 1960s style not impressed until I put on the rooms lamps and thought, this reminds me of hotels in the past how quaint. Wifi would not work... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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74 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 September 2016

I booked this hotel for myself and friends. It is situated in the centre of the pedestrian area of Lindau. The visit was only for one night thankfully or else I would have been looking for another hotel. Initial booking in was pleasant enough and smooth. Can I say here that the young members of the staff were very good... More 

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Thank Monkeynuts65
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21 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

I realise this is a very old hotel I believe 600 years, but I was at the point of looking for another hotel . There is a church next to the hotel and the bells chime every 15 minutes from 6 am until mid night. I think I got the Harry Potter room or broom cupboard . It was clean... More 

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Reviewed 14 June 2016

Small cozy room with good service and a good breakfast selection. It is right smack in the middle of a plaza and in proximity to an absolutely stunningly beautiful Catholic Church (Munster Unserer Lieben Frau); Baroque Architecture. Less than a 5 minute walk to the harbor/lighthouse area.

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Thank Kenneth S
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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29 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 October 2015

We have booked the hotel for 3 nights. On arrival date we reached the hotel by 11:00PM and we faced a close reception. Only when looking again at the booking confirmation we noticed the check-in will close by 10:30PM. There was a signage to approach the bar for the check-in but everywhere it seemed closed. So we had to look... More 

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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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25 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 3 October 2015 via mobile

No parking at hotel, closest parking is a lot off the island. 5 euro breakfast was fresh and a typical German style. Rooms are still decorated in 1951 decor as the building is very historic to the island. Friendly service, but would not fill out a VAT form. Located right next to the churches. Dog friendly.

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Guildford, United Kingdom
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186 reviews
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Reviewed 19 August 2015

We didn't stay here but ate in the restaurant twice. The waiting staff spoke good English and the food was very tasty. They produced English menus for us and were happy to explain the food to us. I had some lovely Lake Constance fish and the boys had superb Weiner Schnitzel. Highly recommend.

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Miami FL
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164 reviews
49 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 July 2015

A nice, small. clean hotel right in Lindau. Parking about 100 yards away in a public lot. A/C and WiFi. Short walk to most of the town. They also have a very fine restaurant. One of the best meals we had on our trip on over 30 days. Excellent mushroom soup and jager schnitzel. Their strudel was also A1.

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Geneva, Switzerland
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32 reviews
18 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 13 June 2015 via mobile

1 night only because my previous hotel Victoria Garni didn't have availabilities. If I compare with Victoria Garni which was quite basic but more cosy, family style hotel, Gasthof Stift is just bad. Room is smaller, ceiling in the single room is 15 cm above my head (I am 173cm, no heels ), one tiny window, even more tiny bathroom... More 

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Hyderabad, India
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 November 2014

I stayed there as part of Lindau Meeting Delegation in August 2014.The best part about this hotel is that it is right in the city centre, from where every part of Lindau is accessible. It is situated next to Stadt Museum and market square. The building is little old and rooms are small and have minimal furniture, but comfortable. Breakfast... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hospitality is our specialtyThis hotel has its own personality and sets high standards for itself. It is protected as a historical monument, and at the same time equipped to modern standards so that it corresponds perfectly to the demands of new guests and regular visitors.We reached this balance between modernism and an important history with pleasure and a light heart.The hotel’s situation in the center of the island is ideal and an easy starting point for a boat or bicycle trip, or even a romantic shopping trip in the old town center ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Gasthof Stift

Address: Stiftsplatz 1, 88131, Lindau, Bavaria, Germany
Region: Germany > Bavaria > Swabia > Lindau
Price Range: ₹ 7,125 - ₹ 10,106 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Gasthof Stift 3*
Number of rooms: 35
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“We had top floor overlooking the square.”
 of 5 bubbles 468yvonnes, 13 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Go elsewhere.”
 of 5 bubbles Monkeynuts65, 27 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Corner room facing towards the market”
 of 5 bubbles WorldTraveller1520, 9 Oct 2015 | Read review
“The church bells ring loud in the east side rooms adjacent to the church.”
 of 5 bubbles bob_sullivan, 9 Aug 2014 | Read review
“We had a corner room upstairs overlooking the square on two sides which was great.”
 of 5 bubbles MORREY, 5 Aug 2014 | Read review
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