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Den Gamle Arrest

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  • Excellent11%
  • Very good35%
  • Average14%
  • Poor26%
  • Terrible14%
26 Oct 2017
“Ideal Location Exorbitantly Priced”
10 Sep 2017
“Great location and interesting (in a good way)”
Free Wifi
Non-Smoking Rooms
2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 27 October 2017

It was a jail converted and so we were excited about staying there. Owners call it a boutique hotel but don't know why! It doesn't have facilities for the high price they charge. The rooms 6 and 7 only have attached bath rooms, while others...More

Thank njan45
Reviewed 10 September 2017

This place is just neat. It used to be a jail so the rooms are small but full of history. The way the owner designed the rooms is cool with pull out beds and unique seating. The bathrooms are shared which I didn't mind but...More

Thank IvyLeichtman
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

I was very excited to be staying in a converted jail and hence was extremely disappointed by my experience. Firstly, I wasn't staying in an actual converted cell. This may also be my fault for not checking properly, I had a single room with a...More

Thank Cindy H
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Although a good walk from the station it is ideally situated for sight-seeing. It was formerly a prison and the cells are small but quite interesting . Only 8 cells I think but it was full. Breakfast is served in two sittings but that was...More

Thank bennynobrain
Reviewed 30 October 2015

This is a centuries-old converted building; if you want a modern five-star place rather than a typical older European hotel, look elsewhere. If you want something a little different, consider this. Anita accommodated our late arrival with a smile. Though we were the only guests...More

Thank Shinteetah
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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USD 122 - USD 252 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Denmark > Jutland > South Jutland > Esbjerg > Ribe
Also Known As
Den Gamle Arrest Ribe
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