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De Doelen

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  • Average19%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
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“no lift”(7 reviews)
“old building”(6 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Non-Smoking Hotel
3 Star Hotel
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All reviewslots of characterno liftold buildinglarge roomcheese and hamtrain stationfirst flooryogurtparking meterstypically dutchstreet noiseboiled eggscanal sidequiet at nightstaff was very friendly and helpfulround the cornerquiet canal
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Reviewed 20 March 2016

Quirky hotel with lots of character. Very friendly staff/owners, there is a great sense of history in the hotel and it is in a perfect location for sightseeing in the city. Only slight downside for me was that the mattress was not supportive enough

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Reviewed 31 January 2016

I stayed at De Doelen for 2 nights while working at the University of Leiden. It is extremely conveniently located just a couple of blocks away from some of the main academic buildings on the Rapenburg. Shops and restaurants are just around the corner. It...More

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Reviewed 17 October 2015

We are in leiden for just two nights and staying at the De Deolen. Its a charming hotel right on the Rapenburg canal. There are a ton of resturants within walking distance, and the staff is very friendly, knowledgeable and helpful. No elevator, so they'll...More

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Reviewed 16 September 2015

Stayed on a one night business trip when my usual hotel was fully booked. Centrally located in a nice part of town. If you are not Dutch you will be transfixed by the canals, near by windmills and everyone whizzing by on their bikes. If...More

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Reviewed 5 September 2015

I actually stayed here already several times for business purposes. The service is very nice and helpful, while the rooms on the ground and first floor are really cute, with much light and renovated - with modern bathrooms and furniture, you can quickly feel at...More

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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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US$110 - US$194 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$110 - US$194 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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10 March 2017|
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"Canal side rooms have lovely view but can be a bit noisy . Other rooms are quiet. Upper floors require..."
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"The one on two levels at the front"
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"Room 14 is huge but has a small bathroom. Room 13 is smaller with a huge bathroom."
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"We loved the big ground floor front room. Grand, and no street noise."
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