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Alter Wall 40, Hamburg City Center (Old Town), 20457 Hamburg, Germany – Show map
Excellent location – rated 9.5/10! (score from 1361 reviews)
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Terrace, Sun Deck
Sauna, Fitness Center, Spa, Massage, Turkish/Steam Bath, Indoor Pool (all year), Library
Food & Drink
Restaurant, Bar, Breakfast in the Room, Restaurant with Dining Menu, Special Diet Meals (upon request)
Wireless Internet Hotspot is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed) and costs EUR 26 per day.
Room Service, Packed Lunches, Shuttle Service (surcharge), 24-Hour Front Desk, Currency Exchange, Tour Desk, Ticket Service, Baggage Storage, Concierge Service, Babysitting/Child Services, Laundry, Dry Cleaning, Ironing Service, Shoeshine, Meeting/Banquet Facilities, Business Center, Fax/Photocopying, VIP Room Facilities, Honeymoon Suite
Newspapers, Safe, Non-smoking Rooms, Facilities for Disabled Guests, Family Rooms, Elevator, Soundproof Rooms, Heating, Hypoallergenic room available, All Spaces Non-Smoking (public and private)
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Children and Extra Beds
All children are welcome.
One child under 12 years stays free of charge in an extra bed.
One child under 6 years stays free of charge in a crib.
The maximum number of extra beds/cribs in a room is 1.
Any type of extra bed or crib is upon request and needs to be confirmed by management.
Pets are allowed. Charges may apply.
When booking more than 7 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.
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Based on 1361 reviews
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This designer hotel features spacious accommodations, a spa with pool, and a rooftop terrace overlooking Hamburg. It is just 2 subway stops from Hamburg Central Station and includes free Wi-Fi.
Score from 1376 reviews Very good
Overlooking the Außenalster Lake, this classic 5-star hotel features free Wi-Fi, an elegant spa with indoor pool, a private cinema, and a gourmet restaurant.
Score from 1171 reviews Wonderful
Featuring a modern interior, this 4-star-Superior hotel in central Hamburg features an elegant restaurant, a lobby bar and excellent spa and fitness facilities.
Score from 1955 reviews Excellent
This elegant hotel is in the center of Hamburg, a 5-minute walk from the Alster Lake and Hamburg Town Hall. It has a historic façade, large rooms, and regional cuisine.
Score from 1050 reviews Very good
The comfort of the Hotel and, location and service
That my stay wasn't longer
Good location in the downtown,
very poor bed, so soft that you feel like sleeping on the big pillow
very good service and the hotel locates in the very good place, many shop nearby.
the breakfast place, a little bit crowded
I wouldn't stay anywhere else in Hamburg...
Right behind the Rathaus and surrounded by Hamburg's best Christmas markets. Stone's throw from glitzy shops on Neuer Wall as well as U and S Bahn stations. Oh and the room was fab!
You could clearly hear the trains pass by from the rooms on the street side. Not too loud but fairly obvious.
Location Wonderfully comfy beds
Service Very long Check in/check out
The location of the hotel couldn't be better, with an easy 5 minutes walk to the city centre and the Christmas market. Modern and clean with very helpful staff
The beds are too soft, but that's a personal preference. The buffet breakfast was excellent but expensive and disappointed not to have coffee/tea making facilities in the room.
location is ideal for walking through the city. And service in hotel is good.
Bed is really too soft as the others commented.
The rooms were of a very impressive standard, not unlike a high design apartment. Reception is forgettable, but the bar is quite charming and the head barman is incredibly friendly and serves a fine gin & tonic with care.
Restaurant was closed quite early when we arrived - and was forced to eat at the horrible tourist steakhouse down the road as it seems midweek and "late nights" in Hamburg don't do together.
Close to city centre. Large bathroom offering walk in shower and bath. Comfortable soft bed. High quality finish throughout the hotel.
For a five star hotel I felt it missed that special touch I often feel in other five stars. The room was great, on the small side but it worked. Non of the TV channels matched the channel you selected which was odd. The facilities are great if you like coffee but some tea bags would have been nice, and if a bottle of mineral water was replenished every day. Staying in the basic room gets you on the front of the hotel which is next to the S-bahn, not great when trying to sleep!
Excellent location Modern Free wifi in the rooms
The bathroom has a complete see-through window into the room which makes it a little weird if you're sharing a room.
Nice room and facilities. Very nice bathroom. Good location. Very good bar. Expensive but very nice breakfast.
Central location, enjoyable pool
I stayed in this hotel not 1st time. Everything is o'k, especially staff and concierge - good service always.
For me bed is too soft.
Great location for walking around, and very close to the train stations. Travelling by train is very cheap. You can travel to the hotel from the airport in 30 minutes direct and it only cost you 3 euros each way. Then you have a 2-3 minute walk. Taxi cost 25 euro.
Breakfast cost 29 euros per person. The spa has a beautiful pool but small and changing facilities very small. To use the steam bath and sauna the hotel request that you go naked.
A fantastic service ; Irene at the reception desk managed to sort my problem out so swiftly and professionaly... shall rest at the Sofitel Hamburg for my next stay, no doubt.
location, big and comfortable troom,, helpful staff
breakfast too expensive
The smoking cafe was appreciated.
I made reservation through booking.com and I mentioned that I have 5 years old son. I don't know why but some how that information didn't send to the hotel and they just changed my room from double to single room which was too small for the extra bed without any pre notice. (They just told me the room has been changed when we arrived the hotel) We asked for alternative options but that night every room was full so we spent about an hour outside to find a solution. At last we decided to have baby bed for infant instead the extra bed and it was very unpleasant experience. Changing the room without pre notice to the customer especially when it is downgrading is obviously the mistake from the hotel.
Located in the heart of hamburg with many shopping areas are just a 10 minute walk
You would expect that such a hotel in Germany has proper internet but it was hopeless
Location , new building, stuff,
Classic rooms very small, any other rooms are ok , breakfast boor for such 5 stars hotel, TV is very slow response
The location is great
Poor breakfast for what is claimed to be a 5 star hotel; very small rooms with outdated furniture/appliances; bed is too soft and so are the pillows. All in all, the hotel was definitely a very nice place to stay at about 10 years ago. It's not dirty or anything, but just very outdated.
Near old industrial area
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