ExLibris Boutique Hotel offers accommodations in the historic center of Leiden, in the Pieters district. A variety of museums and city sights can be found at the doorstep. The Pieterskerk is only a 2-muinute walk, as well as the National Museum of Antiquities. The air-conditioned rooms include a seating area and Nespresso machine for your convenience. All units feature views of the garden or city. A flat-screen TV with streaming (like Netflix) is featured. Other facilities include an electric fire place and a wine bar. Each room includes a private bathroom with rain shower and heated floors. Free high-speed WiFi is available throughout the property. Guests can enjoy a restaurant on-site, offering an extensive breakfast - both buffet and à la carte. Leidse Schouwburg is 1969 feet from ExLibris Boutique Hotel, while Naturalis is 0.7 mi away. The Horus Botanicus is 328 feet from the property. The nearest airport is Rotterdam The Hague Airport, 14 mi from ExLibris, while Schiphol Airport is 22 mi away.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.6 for a two-person trip.

ExLibris Boutique Hotel has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Sep 27, 2017

Property Highlights

Located in the best-rated area in Leiden, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.6

Breakfast Info

Continental, Gluten-free


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Room Type
1 queen bed
1 queen bed
1 king bed
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Guest reviews


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  • Parvaneh
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    The location was perfect. The room was much better than advertised, very clean and nicely furnished. It was worth the money definitely. The breakfast was nice. I definitely recommend and will go back if in Leiden again!
  • Elizabeth
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    The room was very lovely and cozy. We stayed in a suite which had a little more room and if you’re a couple, I would recommend it. The bathroom was really nice and efficient and the shower had really good Water pressure.  If you know about Dutch...
  • Joan
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Excellent location for exploring Leiden. Very clean and comfortable room. Appreciated small refrigerator for wines, and coffee-making facilities. The availability of breakfast at the hotel is a "plus", very handy on days with a busy travel agenda.
  • Kari
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    The 20 minute walk from Leiden Central to the hotel is on cobble stone streets that line a canal. People that have large luggage cases might have a hard time navigating here. The hotel is conveniently located next to a popular bar/restaurant, a...
  • Janice
    The room was ideal... comfy seats at the end of the bed for watching tv and the bed was super comfortable!!!
  • Alissa
    The host was amazing and the room was great. Right in the middle of old Leiden, not much traffic and plenty of restaurants close by.
  • Christine
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    The hotel and room were wonderful! Beautiful, comfortable, clean, very welcoming. Delicious breakfast. Great location near a beautiful canal. Note that stairs to upper rooms are very steep. This was not a problem for us, but anyone concerned about...
  • Lauren
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    The rooms were lovely, clean and spacious, and the building was old and beautiful. The location was fantastic - wonderful street, very central and walkable to cafes, restaurants, the university, and Leiden Centraal. I would absolutely stay here...
  • Karen
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Location was the biggest plus for this hotel. Room was comfortable and fairly quiet. Nice view of the rooftops. Comfortable bed and studio lay out. Luggage was carried up 3? flights of stairs in a small staircase.
  • Marvin
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    The room had all modern amenities while maintaining its historical charm.

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Hotel area info *

1 Restaurant On Site

  • Restaurant
    • Cuisine
      Dutch • European
    • Open for
    • Ambience
      Traditional • Romantic
    • Dietary options
      Vegetarian • Gluten-free • Dairy-free

Amenities of ExLibris Boutique Hotel
Great facilities! Review score, 8.6

Most popular amenities
  • Parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Restaurant
  • Tea/Coffee Maker in All Rooms
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Extra long beds (> 6.5 ft)
  • View
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Terrace
  • Coffee machine
  • Cleaning products
  • Electric kettle
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
Living Area
  • Fireplace
  • Sitting area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Streaming service (like Netflix)
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels
  • Satellite channels
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Wine/Champagne
    Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Minibar
  • Tea/Coffee maker
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Public parking is available at a location nearby (reservation is not needed) and costs € 10 per day.
  • Street parking
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Lockers
  • Private check-in/out
  • Baggage storage
  • Wake-up service
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key access
  • Safe
  • Hypoallergenic
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Heating
  • Fan
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Spanish
  • Dutch

House rules

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From 3:00 PM to 9:00 PM


From 7:30 AM to 11:00 AM



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Children & Beds

Child policies

Children over 10 are welcome.

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Crib and extra bed policies

Cribs and extra beds aren't available at this property.

Age restriction

No age restriction for check-in. (Only children 10 and up are allowed)


Pets are not allowed.

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The fine print

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Please inform ExLibris Boutique Hotel of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

FAQs about ExLibris Boutique Hotel

  • ExLibris Boutique Hotel is 1,650 feet from the center of Leiden. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • Check-in at ExLibris Boutique Hotel is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • ExLibris Boutique Hotel offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • ExLibris Boutique Hotel has 1 restaurant:

      • Restaurant

    • Room options at ExLibris Boutique Hotel include:

      • Double
      • Suite

    • Guests staying at ExLibris Boutique Hotel can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 7.8).

      Breakfast option(s) include:

      • Continental
      • Gluten-free

    • The prices at ExLibris Boutique Hotel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.