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Pooler, Georgia
Reviewed 13 September 2016

To clarify the no air condition, not many places in Germany have air conditioning, however, the room was very comfortable. Large windows to open (very common in Germany) with nice breeze. Beds were comfortable, room was very clean, bathroom was very clean also. Hotel has a restuarant that serves a great breakfast, with traditional German sevings as well as typical...

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Reviewed 31 July 2016

In both ways it was a warm experience: professional and kind receptionists and staff, clean rooms and good breakfast. But the rooms were not air conditioned, only some ventilation present. Although it was just a bit over 20 C outside, the rooms were too warm. The only cool place was the pool, that was nice and big enough.

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Freising, Germany
Reviewed 4 January 2016

This hotel offers enough to make it a really good hotel. We always forget to make use of all facilities and thus felt like a good normal business hotel. However, the place has a pretty ok pool with sauna, as well as a very fashionable pub-style bar and a good breakfast area. If you stay a week in Detmold, it...

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brunswick, United States
Reviewed 20 September 2015

We were delighted to find our room was spacious and included a balcony with a view of the Allstadt. The beds were comfortable and the room was quiet. After a long drive to get there we were happy to enjoy some refreshments (thanks to a 2 for 1 deal at the bar) on our balcony, despite the less than perfect...

Thank Randall A
Reviewed 29 April 2015 via mobile

Think last review was on wrong hotel as Waiters were women. Lovely hotel nice food good bar and swimming pool too. Always a plus Plenty of shopping to be done and a great night out bowling its just next door. Nothing too much trouble at hotel fab room with large balcony.

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Darlington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 April 2015

This place was a dive. The waiters were perverts and were checking out my 13 year old niece. There was nothing to do and the drinks were watered down. DO NOT GO HERE!!!! Also the plates in the bar were disgusting

Thank JackTheTraveler89
Kaunas, Lithuania
Reviewed 4 March 2015 via mobile

Good location, clean rooms and careful staff. The hotel has a swimming pool and a sauna. It would b nice to find a mini bar in a four-star hotel. Also it is very inconvenient to have one internet access in a double room.

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Helvoirt, The Netherlands
Reviewed 22 February 2015

We booked the Residenz Hotel since our favorite hotels in Detmold and surrounding were fully booked. It was a mistake. We booked a first class room, since it was advertised as the best and largest rooms they have. Well just the balcony was large, the room was very small and the bathroom was so small that it was impossible to...

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Alicia G, Owner at BEST WESTERN Residenz Hotel, responded to this review

Dear guest, I am truely sorry, that we didn't meet your expactations. We tried to figure out, when you have been our guest, so that I could talk to my team, who was in serivce during your stay, about your complaint. Unfortunately we couldn't find your booking and even our room divisions manager didn't find a matching occupancy during the...

Reviewed 2 January 2015

We stayed here two nights and were thrilled by the cleanliness, convenient location, and friendly staff. Check-in was efficient and friendly. The lady kindly directed us to a shopping/dining area just a short walk behind the hotel and to sightseeing attractions within walking distance. The room was spotless and well-appointed, and the beds were comfortable. Although our room faced the...

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St Albans, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 June 2014

Stayed one night last week, very nice clean room and friendly staff. Payed extra for breakfast and was okay. The hot stuff had been hanging around for awhile they did make fresh eggs but the bacon and sausage had been there too long and was cold. Not everyone is on business and has an early start. Had a lovely swim...

1Thank Gina S

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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
  • Spa
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  • Accessible rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Room Service
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The stylish Residenz Hotel Detmold is located in the middle of the historic Old Town, with its traditional half-timbered houses and the royal palace. Sights to see in the area include the Externsteine, strange sandstone formations whose past is wreathed in myths, at the heart of the Lippe region. The Hermann Monument high on the Grotenbrug in Hiddessen, the Westphalian Open-Air Museum and the Teutoburg Forest are all quite near. After a busy day, relax in the spacious pool and set the mood for the evening with an excellent cocktail from the hotel’s Hero’s Bar. ... more   less 

Additional Information about BEST WESTERN Residenz Hotel

Address: Paulinenstrasse 19, 32756 Detmold, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany (Formerly BEST WESTERN Residenz Hotel)
Region: Germany > North Rhine-Westphalia > Detmold
Price Range: $120 - $191 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — BEST WESTERN Residenz Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 78
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“Any room other than one here”
JackTheTraveler89, 24 Apr 2015 | Read review
“higher floors to the back of the hotel (even rooms numbers) are quieter”
465kerstinm, 23 Apr 2013 | Read review
“Remember smoking or non smoking”
613DeborahT, 27 Nov 2012 | Read review
“If you like to sleep with the window open, ask for a room facing the back of the hotel because the street is quite busy. With windows closed you don't hear it.”
StayWithFriends, 21 Jul 2012 | Read review
“Try to book a room towards the inside of the building as this is away from the main street (more quite)”
Hutzewutze, 9 Jul 2012 | Read review
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