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Bjärred, Skåne County, Sweden
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12 reviews
7 hotel reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wonderful in all aspects. Owner and his wife were lovely and very helpful. Food was delicious, gluten free was no problem at all. Room was spacious, comfortable, and very clean. Can heartily recommend a visit. Just make sure you read their directions if going by car (both on their website, and in the booking confirmation). We didn't, and our satnav... More 

Thank Sarah O
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10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

At the and of The Valley, but whitin walking distance of the Old Town a Nice and warm welcome. Rooms slightly outdated; but that's the whole point! Classic and traditional "Family-hotel". Price-Quality in perfect harmony.

Thank Robert Jan B
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73 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 September 2016

We spent a wonderful evening at Excelsior in Sept 2016. The owners have done a good job in creating a Belle Epoch nostalgic atmosphere, with lots of antiques, and period touches. The breakfast and dinner were both very good both in value and quality. We loved the gentleman who checked us in, as well as the two waiters in the... More 

Thank Randy S
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45 reviews
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Reviewed 11 August 2016

An excellent hotel with very good staff. We were disappointed to find some of the grand hotels in Bad Gastein to be boarded up, but their heyday was probably over a hundred years ago. However in Villa Excelsior you find an old building with traditional high levels of service match with modern facilities

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Conifer, Colorado
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5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 20 July 2016

We stayed here in early June and were blown away by everything-the room, the view, food and hospitality. The beautiful 19th century mansion was filled with antiques and lovingly cared for by our hosts, Christof and Johanna. The food was delicious, the rooms spacious, bed very comfortable. We had a beautiful view from our balcony of the town below, surrounded... More 

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Espoo, Finland
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10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 24 April 2016

We stayed in this charming hotel for Easter with friends for skiing holiday. The interior of the place dates back to the early 1900 when the hotel was established, and one can still feel the spirit of Sigmund Freud and other intellectuals who stayed at this beautifully and elegantly decorated hotel. Our room was spacious for 3 persons with a... More 

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Reviewed 22 March 2016

Spent a week in the middle of march on ski vacation. Nice, cozy and friendly hotel located 10-15 min walk from the center of Bad Gastein. Manager/personnel did their work perfectly. Rooms were cleaned every day. Breakfast similiar each day but qualitative. Dinner/supper met expectations each day, was different and tasty. Hotel has a minibus that shuttle to the stubnerkogel... More 

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Akureyri, Iceland
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4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 24 February 2016

We were to together this time. It is my fourth visit to this lovely place Bad Gastein and still staying at the excellent hotel Villa Excelsior. As always before the owners Christof and Johanna and their personal are the best you can meet in your holiday stay. The food was delicious . Can't say enough good things about this place;... More 

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58 reviews
31 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 28 December 2015

Staying at the Hôtel & Kurhaus Excelsior is to time travel to an epoch with elegance and etiquette, my husband and I loved it. We stayed three nights over Christmas and were impressed by the host, Christof's, dedication to restore the villa to its 19th century glory. Dinner, included in the price of the room, was delicious and the staff... More 

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Timisoara, Romania
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12 reviews
9 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 15 December 2015

Everything was perfect: location, room, the view, the food, the staff, the owners. A very good quality price value. The baths with thermal water end radon were very pleasant, relaxing and useful health. Thank you for this wonderful holiday.

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  • Spa
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Additional Information about Villa Excelsior Hotel & Kurhaus

Address: Reitlstrasse 20, Bad Gastein 5640, Austria
Region: Austria > Austrian Alps > Salzburg Region > Bad Gastein
Price Range: ₹ 6,887 - ₹ 10,773 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Villa Excelsior Hotel & Kurhaus 3*
Number of rooms: 25
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#1 Spa Hotel in Bad Gastein
#2 Best Value Hotel in Bad Gastein
#2 Romantic Hotel in Bad Gastein
#4 Family Hotel in Bad Gastein
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“Top floor rooms have GREAT views of the valley!!”
 of 5 bubbles 804randys, 6 Sep 2016 | Read review
“In 3. floor with mountainview”
 of 5 bubbles oskarlv, 24 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Should the mattress not be suited to you, simply ask Christof for a softer or harder one, like Goldilocks.”
 of 5 bubbles KabulPastryChef, 27 Dec 2015 | Read review
“1st floor rooms are very large and excellent view.”
 of 5 bubbles danci67, 15 Dec 2015 | Read review
“If you like a good long walk and a soak afterwards ask for a room with a bath. Rooms with stunning views are worth the extra.”
 of 5 bubbles alexhP5257NB, 27 Sep 2015 | Read review
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