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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.
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  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
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Heinrich-Heine-Allee, 40213 Dusseldorf, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Nice place due to the Christmas market and the Amazing food stalls. One can try local delicacies and do some souvenir shopping .

Thank saikatBangalore
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Well if you haven’t seen it you haven’t seen Düsseldorf. The heart of the capital of Rhineland, next to the impressive river. Full of small restaurants and breweries, very vibrant, home of the iconic cartwheeler and many brands for shopping. The home of many Xmas...More

Thank gourmetathens
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Went for the Xmas Market. The place was brilliant. Markets were good and very varied. There were lots of traditional bars and resteraunts and the atmosphere was fantastic

Thank Leon S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We decided to take a stroll through Old Town and found a lot of stuff to keep us busy. Lots of Christmas markets going on as well as little festivities. Lots of little areas to grab something to eat around, specifically coffee and bread. This...More

Thank Nathan U
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great area to just wander through though we booked a small hotel St Georg to stay in so all the area was in easy reach. There are many shops, bars and restaurants to visit along side the cultural sites. Well worth a visit of to...More

Thank Meeanee
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This really is the heart of Düsseldorf and has a unique feel to it. A real must location for tourists to visit. A blend of shops, bars and places to eat in the old part of the city. Good smells Good atmosphere Good range of...More

Thank northants90
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I love the Altstadt and have been returning here for nearly 30 years. The Christmas markets make it extra special at this time of year. It is very busy though and finding a place to eat in a Friday or Saturday evening can be a...More

Thank Stevenjulia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Arrived on the first day of the Christmas Markets opening, there are a number of smaller markets with the city, so spent a great deal of walking across the city to experience a much of the city as possible. Be wise and check the prices...More

Thank Sc00byD0
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Spent quite a few hours, walking around the area and just enjoying the views and all the different buildings. It's even better with all the lights on in the evening.

Thank mals2008
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Spent a bit of time in the old town. Fantastic if you want to have a bar crawl in beautiful surroundings. Everyone very friendly

Thank norm63win
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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
22 November 2016|
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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
24 October 2016|
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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