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Den Gamle Arrest

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Den Gamle Arrest is an excellent choice for travellers visiting Ribe, offering many helpful amenities designed to enhance your stay. If you are driving, there is free public parking available nearby, and while at Den Gamle Arrest, guests can go online with free wifi. Ribe has plenty of steakhouses. So when you’re here, be sure to check out popular spots like Jacob a and Mama mia pizza- og steakhouse, which are serving up some great dishes. During your visit, be sure to check out popular attractions like Ribe Vikinge Center (1.9 km), Ribe Domkirke (0.1 km), and Museet Ribes Vikinger (0.4 km), which are all within walking distance of the hotel. Enjoy your stay in Ribe!
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Mid-range
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Full view
91Great for walkers
Grade: 91 out of 100
30Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
22Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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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

Date of stay: September 2017
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

Date of stay: August 2017
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

Date of stay: September 2016
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

Date of stay: July 2016
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

Date of stay: October 2015
Thank Shinteetah
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PRICE RANGE
USD 118 - USD 120 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
den gamle arrest ribe
LOCATION
DenmarkJutlandSouth JutlandEsbjergRibe
NUMBER OF ROOMS
11
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