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Aalen, Germany
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9 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good place for a business or for a short stay for friends. Nice rooms, quiet, free parking. Breakfast was good and the staff friendly. Sunday morning was a bit understaffed, the same lady was managing the breakfast room and the reception.

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New York
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45 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 April 2016

Service was unbelievably rude .If you don't enjoy your dinner ,they send 3 management team members to come into your room and dissect your reasons and meal .Beyond anything I've ever experienced before and I've travelled the world .The views are non existent ,lest I forget the demolished ,empty building the hotel faces .I suggest you'd try another hotel ,granted... More 

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Katowice, Poland
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18 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2015

Good place to stay when you are on business trip to Aarau or surroundings as there is very good train connection to Aarau or Olten. Hotel itself is quite comfortable with nice restaurant. Breakfasts are modest and sufficient but uncompetitive vs other hotels in this area. The coffee is great, thought. Staff is friendly and helpful. One this is worth... More 

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anonymus589, Leiter Front Office at Hotel Storchen, responded to this review
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Lieber Gast Herzlichen Dank für die positive Rückmeldung zu Ihrem Aufenthalt in unserem Haus. Es freut uns sehr, dass es... More 

Guiseley, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 19 October 2015

Stayed at the hotel a number of times so far this year. The staff are excellent, very helpful . Especially the two young ladies who do the breakfast each day, I do not speak Swiss or German. Their English was excellent, they made me feel very welcome. Could not fault the hotel or the staff. Top Marks.

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Madison, Wisconsin
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39 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 November 2014

I've stayed in a number of hotels in the Aarau area over the years, but Storchen is definitely the best, particularly for customer service. Everybody there is friendly and helpful. It is a mid-sized family run hotel where the rooms are modern, clean and comfortable; the restaurant has a good selection of local cuisine and wine; the breakfast has everything... More 

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Vienna, Austria
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15 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 April 2014

A well cared for hotel in a strategic location between Zurich, Basel and Biel. The rooms are clean and modern, the bathroom door did have a glas insert, but since I was alone I didn't really care. Free WIFI is working well and there are enough free parking spaces provided by the hotel. Only thing I would recommend working on... More 

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Bowie, Maryland
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25 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 September 2013

This was a lovely hotel. The staff were very welcoming and friendly. They found indoor spots for our bicycles. Rooms were well cared for, the restaurant was good. Two oddities - the bathroom had a large window to the bedroom. (?!?!?) Glass. Anyone in the bedroom could see exactly what you were doing in the bathroom. So we pasted some... More 

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64 reviews
25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 October 2012 via mobile

Im staying here one to two weeks a year for Business. Room are clean and ok, but noisy near the lift and stairs. Street Side is noisy too. Hotel not cheap but ok, with a Fitness Room and Hammam. Both Restaurant expensive.. Staff very helpfull . In three years i never tried anothet Hotel nearby. No free internet access.

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Αθήνα
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109 reviews
27 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 June 2012

This hotel is absolutely tragic. We wanted a hotel between Basel and Zurich, so we choose this hotel as it was a Best Western chain hotel. The room was very noisy. We could hear the train that was passing by every hour. We could hear the bell of the church every morning at 6 oclock. The claening lady was coming... More 

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San Francisco, California
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89 reviews
35 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 June 2012

While visiting friends nearby, we wanted to try a different hotel from the Aarau hotel we normally stay at in this area. Well, we were disappointed in the Hotel Storchen. We called in advance as we were 3 adults so we wanted to know if they had a large enough room for us. They had what they called a Suite... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Hotel Storchen

Address: Oltnerstrasse 16, Schoenenwerd 5012, Switzerland (Formerly BEST WESTERN PLUS Hotel Storchen)
Region: Switzerland > Canton of Solothurn > Schoenenwerd
Price Range: $172 - $273 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Storchen 4*
Number of rooms: 40
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