We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Grand Hotel Karel V Utrecht

Save
Traveller (288)
Room & Suite (122)
Dining (57)
Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“main building”(47 reviews)
“empire suite”(7 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
5 Star Hotel
All hotel details
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"]},"scriptFlags":null}
Rooms
29 Apr30 Apr
|
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
Standard Room
Getting you more information on this room More
Free Cancellation
Book now, pay at stay!
Select
Show Available Rooms
Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 2 partner sites to see rooms from US$207.
We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Utrecht hotels with availability
{"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","VISA_SPONSORSHIP_WEB","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","META_AIR","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "681bd47242fa45e0ae86743c8cb79e1b", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":231414,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[53918750],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":29,"month":4,"year":2018},"checkout":{"day":30,"month":4,"year":2018},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":207,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"681bd47242fa45e0ae86743c8cb79e1b","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":0,"lowestMetaPrice":207,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":0,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":-1,"lowestMetaPrice":207,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":-1,"hotelName":"Grand Hotel Karel V Utrecht","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjY4MWJkNDcyNDJmYTQ1ZTBhZTg2NzQzYzhjYjc5ZTFiIiwiQUlLIjoiOGIxZDdlNDc5YmMzNGVjOGJjNDE3MzM5ODU3MGMyMGMifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": 1, "checkIn": "29/04/2018", "checkOut": "30/04/2018", "lowestPrice": "US$207", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {"53918750":"TravelocityEWS"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": false, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_resp_hr_room_grid", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_responsive","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__sub_header"},"moduleList":["handlers","tracking"]},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{},"moduleList":["handler"]},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__amenities","occupancy":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__occupancy","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__reservation_col"},"moduleList":[]},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
Reviews (749)
Filter reviews
462 results
Traveller rating
247
160
42
11
2
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
247
160
42
11
2
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsmain buildingmilitary hospitalempire suitefive star hotelcellar barwellness areasmall poolseparate buildingseparate toiletjunior suitestandard roomold cityhigh ceilingstrain stationthis lovely hotelloved this hotelhotel guests
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 462 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed two days on a business trip. I stayed at rooms ground floor, just heading the parking and the back garden. Very big rooms, very big bathroom and good amenities. The bed very comfortable and good WiFi to work. The rooms are a bit...More

Thank Alex E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A Dutch classic and "must-stay" location for business and leisure travel alike! I have been staying here since 2014 regularly and it gets better all the time, and still the staff remember me! Food preparation and presentation is superb, the staff customer experience is an...More

Thank uobroin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Easily accessible by car and offering private parking outside (but on the premises). Friendly staff. We had a room in the Roman wing, which is adjacent to the main building. Rooms are well isolated and spacious. Very good bedding. Bathroom wasn't to big, but with...More

Thank michel l
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Historic buildings belonging to a chivalry order (which traces its beginnings to the time of the crusades) remade in a great and grand hotel, smack in the middle of town. A lovely experience. The service is, well mannered, pleasant and pro-active.

Thank dlwdlw
Reviewed 23 February 2018

I loved this hotel. It had a certain combo of luxury + asceticism that really appealed. It was authentic, true to itself. I think it used to be a monastery? The rooms were simple - not a lot of furniture, wood floors, but very comfortable...More

Thank exNYfamily
View more reviews
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
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
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$159 - US$301 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Romantic Hotel in Utrecht
#1 Business Hotel in Utrecht
#3 Luxury Hotel in Utrecht
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$159 - US$301 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Romantic Hotel in Utrecht
#1 Business Hotel in Utrecht
#3 Luxury Hotel in Utrecht
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Add Photo Photos
Traveller (288)
Room & Suite (122)
Dining (57)
Pool & Beach (3)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (9)
Family and Play Areas (1)
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
0121322
20 December 2015|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
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
0
Votes
Google Translation
Donna R
16 May 2015|
Answer
Response from Fasted09 | Reviewed this property |
Approx €230 a night excluding breakfast.
1
Vote
flyingdutchmannj
6 May 2015|
Answer
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.
1
Vote
Room Tips
"Stay in the main building if you can and rent a bike!"
Read review
"The rooms on the 4th floor are spacious and quiet"
Read review
"Each room has two twins, if a large bed is needed, the staff push them together and use larger linens"
Read review
"Huge hotel so most rooms have a lovely view"
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing