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Pennsylvania
Reviewed 11 April 2015

This B&B is a suite of light-filled rooms at the top of a house. On one side there is a view of the small street, on the other side you can see the lawn of Leiden’s Beginhof. The rooms have lots of art and books to enjoy. The bed is warm and comfortable, everything is clean and inviting. Our host...

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 11 January 2015

I really couldn't imagine a better bed & breakfast experience! Griet is so welcoming & warm - even our toddler was enamored of her. The bright, comfortable apartment is delightfully furnished with interesting objects & a fabulous collection of books in various languages. Breakfast was delicious, and Griet even had a little treat waiting for our son each morning. The...

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Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 23 June 2014

I stayed at Salomon's Room for three nights while on a vacation throughout Europe. I could not have found a better place to stay! Trying to book a stay here seemed like a no-brainer after reading all of these positive reviews. There's definitely a reason why everyone loves this place. It's in a quiet and relaxing part of Leiden, but...

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Western Australia, Australia
Reviewed 28 April 2014

Just return from the perfect Easter break in beautiful Leiden. Griet (Alma) and Wim are wonderful hosts who treat their guests like family, doing everything possible to make our stay as special as can be. The spotlessly clean apartment is bright and spacious and filled with wonderful books and works of art. Griet's generous breakfasts are delicious and her poffertjes...

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Thessaloniki, Greece
Reviewed 1 April 2014

Situated in a beautiful and central location in Leiden, Solomon's room is the perfect B&B! It's not just a room, but a whole appartment, fully equiped with a beautifully decorated spacious living room and its own bathroom. Apart from the beautiful space, the most important is the B&B's hostess, Alma. Her warm, friendly but also descrete character made us love...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 29 March 2014

My husband and I traveled to Leiden to visit our son who's doing his semester abroad at Leiden University. We were enchanted by this quaint town and had a perfect experience staying at Salomon's Room B&B! Alma, the owner, is the perfect host. She's warm and friendly and we ended up having long conversations at the breakfast table while she...

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DC
Reviewed 20 September 2013

We had a great 2 week stay in Leiden. The hostess of this b&b is warm and engaging. She offers a lovely breakfast at the time of your choosing and you are her only guests so there is no worry of sharing a bathroom or a hallway. Your rooms are actually an apartment with a bedroom and a small rooftop...

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Gothenburg, Sweden
Reviewed 31 August 2013

As other reviews have said, Salomon's Room is the perfect B&B. It is in a perfect location, in the centre of Leiden, yet calm. The rooms are spacious and home-y. What makes me keep going back (and I always stay here when business brings me to Leiden) is the owner. Her warm, lively interest in her guests makes one feel...

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Bethesda
Reviewed 22 July 2013

Staying in a BnB is not just about enjoying a different accommodation from a bland, uniformed, soulless hotel room. It is also about meeting people, in this case Alma and her family. My in-laws struck an intriguing conversation with one of Alma's family members, which continued to a long conversation in the dining table the next evening, which involved everyone...

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Helsinki, Finland
Reviewed 3 May 2013

The apartment was absolutely wonderful. Sadly we didn't have a longer vacation and more time to stay in the rooms. Great breakfast! Poffertjes (small pancakes) were delicious. Leiden is nice, there's much more than visiting Keukenhof.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated in the historic heart of Leiden, Salomon’s Room offers a friendly and warm gateway to the Netherlands and Leiden itself. The accomodation is equipped with a spacious living room, a bathroom and a kitchen with all the basic cooking utensils like a coffee machine and microwave. Wifi is available, but if you rather read a book ; a wide array of them is available. “The building is right in the heart of historic Leiden, making it very easy to explore Leiden's key attractions (Leidse Loper, Hortus Botanicus, Farmer's Market, Rijksmuseum van de Oudheden, Pieterskerk, the Almshouses/Hofjes etc). Finding bites to eat is also very easy, due to the centrality of the location.” Be advised that the minimum staying period is 5 nights. Deviating from this is not possible. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Salomon's Room

Address: Herensteeg 21, 2311 SH, Leiden, The Netherlands
Region: The Netherlands > South Holland Province > Leiden
Number of rooms: 2
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“There is only one room, so you may wish to book as soon as you know your plans.”
 of 5 bubbles emilie708, 10 Jan 2015 | Read review
“It's not just a bedroom it's a whole apartment to yourself!!”
 of 5 bubbles roslu, 29 Mar 2014 | Read review
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