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Molenstraat 7, 8881 BR West-Terschelling, Terschelling The Netherlands
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#3 of 4 in West-Terschelling
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Het Wellness Caracol is het kleinste wellness-hotel van West-Terschelling. Het ligt op wandelafstand van de haven en het stadscentrum.Dit hotel heeft u 3 kamers te bieden, met diverse wellnessfaciliteiten en bedden van Hästens. De badkamers zijn bijzonder modern. Geniet van een stoomcabine, sauna, 'douchehemel', lichttherapie, massagedouche en bubbelbad.Het hotel biedt tevens een uitstekende keuken, die uitsluitend verse ingrediënten gebruikt.Tegenover de Caracol vindt u de trouwlocatie " het kerkje", een ideale combinatie om aansluitend de champagne te nuttigen.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hot bath
Sauna
Free breakfast
Beach
Bicycle rental
Babysitting
Wifi
Restaurant
Special diet menus
Wine / champagne
Fishing
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Car hire
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Spa
Massage
Salon
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Non-smoking hotel
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Allergy-free room
Soundproof rooms
Air conditioning
Safe
Seating area
Minibar
Extra long beds
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Bathrobes
Wake-up service / alarm clock
Refrigerator
Complimentary toiletries
Hair dryer
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Bridal suite
Non-smoking rooms
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Family rooms
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Languages Spoken
English, Dutch, German
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Ronald P wrote a review Oct 2016
Zoetermeer, The Netherlands133 contributions13 helpful votes
When you book here, remember the hotel has only 3 rooms and you should not expect all elements to be like a "normal" hotel. As far as we are concerned they excelled on every single aspect. The room was large and had many extras compared to any other (4-5 star) hotels. It was the first hotel with a coffee maker with frrsh beans of one of the best brands of coffee machines. The beds are Hastens and besides a very comfortable (rain) shower it also had a whirlpool (with TV present). Very good value for money.
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Date of stay: October 2016Trip type: Travelled
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Mark W wrote a review Jun 2016
Toronto, Canada926 contributions169 helpful votes
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Well equipped comfortable rooms and a fabulous restaurant. Simply a delight to stay here and use it as base to explore the island. Close enough to walk to the ferry but not on the more lively bar strip so quiet. The owner is charming and welcoming. Do ask to visit his kitchen garden and perhaps have lunch there. Do rent an electric bike. They will deliver your luggage and it much eases the journey around the island
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Date of stay: May 2016
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Room Tip: We booked the Bridal suite which as big and very comfortable
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GroteAppel wrote a review Sep 2014
Lausanne, Switzerland335 contributions152 helpful votes
I recently spent a lovely weekend at Hotel Caracol. We stayed in the Lamsoor Suite, which was a beautiful room at the front of the hotel. The room was a nice size - not too spacious but not too cramped either. And it was very bright. The only downside of the room is that due to its location, it can be a bit noisy at night. The owner of the hotel, Werner, was extremely hospitable and made us feel welcomed. He manages the place beautifully, as the staff are also hospitable and well trained. The only improvements that I could suggest about the hotel is that it would have been nice if you could have requested a later breakfast time, as it was difficult to make the 10am cutoff if one slept in. Also, perhaps the option of breakfast in the room would have been nice. Lastly, some stuff in the room seemed a bit gimmicky - for example, the adjustable beds. They were unnecessary and I would have preferred something more useful, like an iPod dock in place of them. But otherwise, the place is delightful and we will DEFINITELY go back.
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Date of stay: September 2014
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AnneBear wrote a review Jul 2014
Vaasa, Finland444 contributions133 helpful votes
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We stayed two nights at Caracol in July. We booked the Kamer Koriander (Bruidsuite) for two nights through their homepage, and afterwards reserved the flight tickets, as well as boat tickets from Harlingen to Terschelling. The following day I sent an email to the hotel, inquiring if they could also make dining reservations for us. They then responded, but informed that there had been a mistake on their homepage and the Bruidsuite was after all not available for two nights, those given dates. As we had already made the payment and booked the other tickets, we therefore had to for the second night move to the Kamer Lamsoor (with sauna). With this experience in mind, I strongly recommend you contact the hotel to secure your booking, although having booked through their homepage, before making other travel bookings. The owners were very accommodating though, and it would have been possible to stay only one night, but we wanted to spend one full day just biking around the island, so we then decided to stay in two different rooms, as also the flights and boat tickets were already paid for. This aside, we had a lovely stay. We still would have preferred staying only in the Bruidsuite, as it was more spacious and more to our liking than the other room(s). Thus I would recommend the Bruidsuite over the others, if you like to have more space for moving around. You can rent bikes at various places on the island, but Caracol recommended Tijs Knop. Two standard 7-gear bikes, for two days, cost 28€. Due to the inconvenience caused with the room hassle, Caracol though agreed to take the costs for the bikes, which showed good customer service from their end. The first evening we ate at De Zee, serving basic food. Cosy atmosphere in a small restaurant, with very attentive personnel. Two drinks as appetizers, two starters and main courses, together with glasses of wine, summed up to 75€. The second evening we ate at Caracol, which was a culinary delight. If eating there only once, I suggest you do it the last evening, “saving the best for last”, as it will probably be difficult to find many better places on the island. We had the tartar and pigeon breast as starters, the sea bass and cannelloni as main courses, and as deserts their chocolate surprise and the cranberry sorbet. This together with appetizers, wine as well as cognac and Baileys as nightcaps, summed up to 165€. Excellent food, beautifully displayed... definitely worth it. The location of the hotel is great, situated on a silent street. Everything functioned properly in the rooms and the Hästens beds were lovely. When going through the reviews of the different hotels on Terschelling, this was really the preferred place for us, based on its style and being newer/renovated. The island has long beaches, good biking routes in the nature (amongst lambs, horses, cows...), there are low and high tides, you may be able to spot sea lions, and the island seems to be rich in cranberries, as this you will be able to find in many of the dishes on the island. PS. If you will leave your car in Harlingen, remember in advance to check out the various parking options. We left ours at the Parkeergarage Veerterminal, which is just a minute's walk from Rederij Doeksen, and thus convenient if you are taking the fast ferry over to Terschelling.
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Date of stay: July 2014
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Room Tip: The room Koriander (Bruidsuite) is the most spacious one.
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DavidinPS wrote a review Jun 2014
Palm Springs, California5 contributions1 helpful vote
Enjoyed our 3-day stay. Only a few blocks from the ferry dock and close to restaurants and shops. The room was small but well-appointed, however very little storage to unpack a bag. More thought could have been invested in designing the steam shower drain, a self-service squeegee on a pole was a surprise! Nice breakfast service downstairs, friendly staff.
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Date of stay: June 2014Trip type: Travelled
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PRICE RANGE
US$245 - US$254 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
The NetherlandsFriesland ProvinceTerschellingWest-Terschelling
NUMBER OF ROOMS
3
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Frequently Asked Questions about Wellness Hotel Caracol
Which popular attractions are close to Wellness Hotel Caracol?
Nearby attractions include Museum 't Behouden Huys (0.3 km), Vuurtoren Brandaris (0.2 km), and Centrum voor Natuur en Landschap (0.1 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Wellness Hotel Caracol?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free breakfast, and an on-site restaurant.
Which room amenities are available at Wellness Hotel Caracol?
Top room amenities include a minibar, air conditioning, and a refrigerator.
What food & drink options are available at Wellness Hotel Caracol?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast and an on-site restaurant during their stay.
Is parking available at Wellness Hotel Caracol?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Wellness Hotel Caracol?
Conveniently located restaurants include De Zee, Storm, and Het Raadhuis Grand Café.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Wellness Hotel Caracol?
Yes, guests have access to a sauna during their stay.
Are pets allowed at Wellness Hotel Caracol?
Yes, pets are typically allowed, but it's always best to call ahead to confirm.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at Wellness Hotel Caracol?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English, German, and Dutch.