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Grand Hotel Karel V Utrecht

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Geertebolwerk 1, 3511 XA Utrecht The Netherlands See on map
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
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5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Hard to beat for visiting Utrecht city center in a relaxed & comfortable way. Hotel has a top location, has its own parking space and center of Utrecht is within walking distance. Friendly & helpful staff. Hotel hosts top restaurant for lunch or diner and...More

Thank Bruno F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is our fourth visit to this great hotel and as usual everything met our expectations! The history of this building makes it all the more interesting and it’s central location makes it easy to explore the city. This time we upgraded to a deluxe...More

Thank welshgirlNetherlands
Response from Wendy v, Front Office Manager at Grand Hotel Karel V UtrechtResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear welshgirlNetherlands, Thank you very much for sharing your experience as our regular guest. How nice that you received a free upgrade to a Deluxe Room, these rooms are indeed very beautiful. I am delighted to hear your experiences at Grand Hotel Karel V was...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Karel V is a beautiful property which reminds you of many quaint and lovely locations while you experience different parts of the hotel. Great for couples and as a family. The hotel is ideally suited to experience the bustling town by foot. During our ten...More

Thank NitinB48
Response from Wendy v, Front Office Manager at Grand Hotel Karel V UtrechtResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Nitin B, Thank you for the kind words about our hotel. Really nice to hear that you have enjoyed your holiday in Utrecht and the location of the hotel is indeed perfect. The surrounding area of Utrecht is indeed very beautiful, how nice that...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I booked a standard double for one person, room was in the Roman Wing, spacious and well equipped but the bed was certainly not a double. The grounds are amazing and a great location for a walk around the town and canals. Plenty of eating...More

Thank Julie B
Response from Wendy v, Front Office Manager at Grand Hotel Karel V UtrechtResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Julie B, Thank you very much for writing such an excellent review about our hotel. We deeply appreciate your kind words and we share you comments about the food with our collegues. Hopefully you can come back for another visit soon, please feel free...More

Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

What a wonderful surprise to arrive at this very old modified monastery converted to a lovely 5 star hotel. Just to wonder around the beautiful grounds and look at the pieces of the old buildings in their museum was not what you would expect, but...More

Thank Garry B
Response from Wendy v, Front Office Manager at Grand Hotel Karel V UtrechtResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Garry B, Thank you kindly for informing us about your recent stay with us. Your kind words and vote of confidence give us great encouragement and we thank you for reaching out to us and letting us know about your stay at Grand Hotel...More

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Description
Grand Hotel Karel V – Historical Hospitality From former monastery to a military hospital to a 5* hotel that tells its guests the story of the building’s extensive history. The monumental Napoleontic wing and ...More modern Roman wing together boost 121 exclusive rooms and suits and offers modern facilities, such as Nespresso coffee, digital television and wellness facilities. “Taking care of you, inspired by our historical DNA” Karel 5 GASTRO · BISTRO · EVENTS – Culinary experience & Memorable events Restaurant Karel 5 represents ‘Elegant Dining’ is guided by Chef de Cuisine Vito Reekers and Maitre-Sommelier Johan Kragtwijk. Bistro Karel 5 – one of the oldest monastery kitchens in The Netherlands – is defined as ‘Casual Classic’ and offers lunch, diner and bits. The Bar & Lounge, which is a part of Bistro Karel 5, is a hot spot for a one-on-one business meeting, a cup of coffee and drinks with bites. Every day vibrant events take place at Karel 5; from intimate business socials and international congresses to weddings and family dinners. Inspiring solutions for every event at a special historical location. Situated in Utrecht city centre With a view on the Dom tower and the hotel’s 10.000 m2 of city gardens, the hotel is a green oasis in the midst of the roaring city center of Utrecht. Together with ample parking facilities and in just several minutes walking distance from Utrecht Central Station, Grand Hotel Karel V is the perfect venue to explore the city’s museums, shops and canals. The highlights of the city are, amongst others, the Dom tower, DOMunder and the Central Museum. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Pool
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Business
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Romantic
,
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Business
,
Romantic
,
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
121
Price range
US$180 - US$287 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
The Netherlands > Utrecht Province > Utrecht
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Business
,
Romantic
,
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
121
Price range
US$180 - US$287 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
The Netherlands > Utrecht Province > Utrecht
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Pool & Beach (5)
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December 19, 2015|
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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
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Response from Fasted09 | Reviewed this property |
Approx €230 a night excluding breakfast.
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May 5, 2015|
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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.
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Room Tips
"Perfect venue for Wedding, Romantic Dinner, Special Occasions and the hotel is gorgeous."
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"Ask for the suites in the Napoleon wing overlooking the garden and the fountain. Quiet and a nice view."
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"some of the 4th floor rooms have a nice view"
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"Rooms in the Roman wing are quieter and more up to date than in the original building."
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