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    Bitter en Zoet Veenhuizen

    Hospitaallaan 16, 9341 AH Veenhuizen, The Netherlands
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    05/11/2017 06/11/2017
    Traveller (55)
    Room & Suite (5)
    Dining (1)
    • Excellent59%
    • Very good31%
    • Average8%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible0%
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    “next year” (2 reviews)
    “prison” (5 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Family Rooms
    Pets Allowed
    Wheelchair Access
    3.5 Star Hotel
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    5 Nov6 Nov
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    1 - 5 of 15 reviews

    Reviewed 6 August 2017

    As organizer for summer schools for American universities, I am always looking for the best places to stay, to have the travelling students and faculty experience a wonderful time in the Netherlands. This year I stayed over with Penn State University at Hotel Bitter en...More

    Thank Ruben B
    Reviewed 23 October 2016

    Veenhuizen is a lovely town, with a very interesting history. In the early 19th century, a reform housing colony for the poor and homeless was established here. In the late 19th century, the complex was turned into a penal colony. In the middle of this...More

    Thank dutchfarmeress
    Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

    What a fantastic experience and delightful surroundings. A small hotel close to the Assen Cathedral TT with an interesting history, set in a post prison village King size bed, large bathroom with double bath and shower. Then the main event - dinner. Food outstanding and...More

    Thank m g
    Reviewed 18 April 2016

    I was recovering from an operation during my stay at the hotel. The staff were outstanding, going above and beyond expectations to ensure I was as comfortable as possible. From the kitchen staff, to reception, housekeeping and bar staff, everyone was amazing, personable, friendly as...More

    2  Thank tucker2k9
    Reviewed 3 January 2016 via mobile

    And now for something completely different! The old prison village now is a place to relax! Great hotel, great food, the lobby lacks a bit in atmosphere bit the restaurant is fine. Great to walk around and stay a night. Dinner was fine as was...More

    Thank EppoSt
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    • Free Parking
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Price range
    • US$86 - US$191 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 15
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    • The Netherlands >
    • Drenthe Province >
    • Veenhuizen
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    Traveller (55)
    Room & Suite (5)
    Dining (1)
    Hotel & Grounds (46)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (2)
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    5.03 km away
    Nearby Restaurants
    Restaurant Bitter & Zoet
    65 reviews
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    Nearby Attractions
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