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Josef-Wulff-Straße 75, 45657 Recklinghausen, Germany
Based on 464 hotel reviews8.5
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Reviewed: 4 June 2018
눉Pillows. Too small and not plentiful enough.
눇Large comfortable rooms. Plentiful, tasty breakfast - served until 11:00h!!! Very civilised. Spa superb and wellness treatments extremely good value.
Stayed in June 2018
Reviewed: 27 March 2018
눉Staff was nice, but a bit confused about check out time, and adding the cost of breakfast. Curtains in room were more for decoration. To reduce the light and for privacy the metal shutters needed to be lowered. Room was not very cozy. Shower had no basin so water went all over the bathroom.
눇Large room, staff friendly and easy to find. For me an excellent location.
Stayed in March 2018
Reviewed: 30 January 2018
눉Internet ist not the best, even if I was told it is a new provider, so should be great. Breakfast is good, but lacking variety of fresh vegetables. For the price of 13 EUR is ok.
눇Quiet area. Good maintenance of the general area around of hotel. Enough parking spots. Personnel was always very helpful and friendly, apart from one misunderstanding (they forgot to carry two cartons of samples I received up to the room, so I needed to carry those myself late in the evening and then return the carry wagon back down. My room was not the nearest to the reception, so it was quite a journey I would have saved myself). Rooms are very large and spacious. The whole hotel is disabled-friendly and there also many seniors, who live there. Two restaurants - for long-term renter and hotel guests. The food is very good and properly priced. Wellness and spa areas were clean and well arranged. The equipment was good maintained.
Stayed in January 2018
Reviewed: 16 January 2018
눉More heating - was cold.
눇Large apartment - could have done with an extra bed as family of 5, but was all good size and clean. Was expecting one room so the sitting room, kitchen and extra bedroom were a real bonus. Food in the restaurant was great, enormous portions. Didn't stay for breakfast but there is a shop with bakery etc just outside.
Stayed in December 2017
Reviewed: 23 September 2017
눉Liked everything apart that I can't speak German and staff in restaurant didn't understand how I like my steak ;)
눇Love German sausages for breakfast and the idea of cooked breakfast not just cold continental
Stayed in August 2017
Reviewed: 26 July 2017
눉The free wife worked for 1st day, then was lost. The power points in the rather expensive suite were lacking in number,and very badly located.
눇The staff, (when around) were very friendly
Stayed in July 2017
Reviewed: 16 July 2017
눉The beds are horrible. I weigh approximately 78 kg and the Mattress was too soft for me. Gave me lower back pains near the end of my long stay. Shorter stays probably won't have same effect ones lower back. Also, the headboard is covered in a carpet type cloth material which captures and holds dust. My girlfriend noticed it immediately when she stayed with me a few nights. Her allergies kicked in hard by the second day and she seems to think it was the headboard. The rooms have small kitchens with stove and refrigerator. However, they provide no pots, pans, or cooking utensils. They do provide a couple of forks and spoons. If you want to prepare your own meals you need to purchase everything you need to do this, but given the few options available in the area for hotels with kitchens, it's not such a bad deal for long term occupants. Lastly, the restaurant food was over priced and underwhelming with not a lot to choose from. I usually ate elsewheres.
눇Located in a very quiet area near a large park and small zoo. Dog friendly hotel.
Stayed in June 2017
Reviewed: 10 July 2017
눉The hotel is great, we were a group with 13 children, which with the best will in the world you cannot keep silent. At this hotel due to the large number of elderly guests and residents, they expect children to be seen and not heard. For this reason I would not say it is suitable for children. I would not take even one or two, as even when I was only in the company of 1 or 2 children, other guests frowned and made them feel very unwelcome.
눇The rooms were spacious, well appointed. Beds very comfortable and the hotel was immaculate. Benedict Pihnouf working on reception was absolutely lovely and could not have tried harder or been more accomodating of our group. Perfect gentleman and star member of staff. Benedict was a great help and really looked after us.
Stayed in July 2017
Reviewed: 23 June 2017
눉it is also a residence for the elderly and I found the atmosphere a little strange.
눇We had lots of space in the room. Suits families and a nice breakfast.
Stayed in May 2017
Reviewed: 2 May 2017
눉The suite was laid out in such a manner you had to walk from bedroom to lobby just to dress! Very strange. As you walked in there was a lobby with a bathroom (good size) to the left. There was a full length mirror, wardrobe and space for clothing in the lobby! Go through another door to into the living room (again a good size) with a kitchenette off to the right. Go through the living room and get to a bedroom - good size but no mirror, drawers or space to change so each time you wanted to get ready to go out (went to Germany for a wedding), you would need to walk through living room to bathroom to lobby?!?!? Got there on Friday and put valuables in safe, Saturday when I went to get money from the safe it wouldn't work. All reception would say was that the engineer / handyman didn't work weekends and I would have to wait until Tuesday (by which time I would have left). I had to get very cross and demand for a manager come open the safe. She said I was to just leave it open and don't close it again! A manager followed us along the corridor asking if we wanted something. It wasn't until someone told her that we were guests that she left us!?!?!? The 24 hr bar closed at 10pm At breakfast we were told to sit anywhere and when we did we were asked to move?!?! The wifi was bad. Think the main reason for the hotel was because it was an old people's home, loads of pensioners in wheelchairs. Very strange entry system to room. Had trouble each and every time and no one explained it was not the same as most rooms or gave any instructions The staff are not prepared for international guests at all!
눇The spa was brilliant - even though there was no one to get hold of in case you got into any trouble. There was a swimming pool, whirlpool, sauna, wet room solarium and some sort of water massage bed Euro 5 fir 5 mins. Beautiful loungers to relax on but no one around so not really safe for you to go in on your own.
Stayed in May 2017
Reviewed: 24 September 2016
눉The receptionist should inform the client when handicapped room is assigned. I believe that the bill of the room can be paid in the morning at the check out as they have the credit card number for the reservation
Stayed in September 2016
Reviewed: 14 August 2016
눉Internet didn't work in our part of the hotel during three days of our stay. They didn't resolve it, because there was no one who could resolve the problem. I had to made some extra mobile expenses on my own for limit Internet in my room. The rooms have a kitchenette however it is not equiped, only with a watercooker. You have to pay 15 Euros extra for kitchen equipment. This is not mentioned on booking.com, their site or at check in. The rooms are clean but they should look at the dirty stains at the leather chairs and clean the balconys (cigarettes and birth stuff) properly. I was there last year and the dirty balconys and stains on the chairs where also a problem.
Stayed in August 2016
Reviewed: 13 July 2018
눉Hard bed and the pillows to soft other than that everything was good
눇food Was great staff very friendly
Stayed in July 2018
Reviewed: 19 June 2018
눉electronic key of the room is difficult to use
눇nice room, quiet environment, near to the Festspielhaus
Stayed in June 2018
Reviewed: 15 June 2018
눇Clean, quite, very big garden
Stayed in June 2018
Reviewed: 6 May 2018
눇very quiet and beautiful nature
Stayed in May 2018
Reviewed: 17 February 2018
눉The first room we were given had smelly drains but once reported to reception we were given another better room
눇Very friendly and helpful staff
Stayed in February 2018
Reviewed: 2 November 2017
Stayed in November 2017
Reviewed: 25 September 2017
눉Fairly cool reception... no TV in bedroom....
눇Spacious rooms and good breakfast...
Stayed in September 2017
Reviewed: 12 April 2017
눇room ,spa and location
Stayed in April 2017
Reviewed: 5 November 2016
눉Early shut down of the sauna
Stayed in November 2016
Reviewed: 12 April 2016
눉I requested disabled parking when booking. There was only one disabled space, round the corner from the main entrance. There was a side door reasonably close, but this could not be opened from outside. The space was only standard width, so impossible to open door sufficiently wide to get out. Staff okay, but not overly helpful. For example we were told that we could not have coffee in the cafe as they were getting ready for lunch, so we should go to a table by the bar. After 20 minutes they had still not taken our order.
눇The room was spacious, quiet and spotless. Pleasantly furnished and nice to have a balcony. It was really good having a separate bedroom. As the bathroom was off the hall, it was possible to go at night without waking the other person. The evening meal was good, but breakfast only acceptable. However, there was a shop downstairs, so we were able to buy fresh bread rolls and coffee daily.
Reviewed: 15 March 2016
눉It was a bit cold as the heaters are turned off at night.
눇The rooms are spacious and with a kitchenette. All rooms are wheelchair accessible. The Breakfast-Buffet is large and leaves no wishes open, the restaurant has high quality food and great staff!
Reviewed: 12 March 2016
눉It smelled like a nursing home! We had two rooms. My children's room was on the senior citizen home side and my husband and I were in the hotel side. The hotel side was ok but the smell and atmosphere was horrible on the senior side for children. My children were miserable and it was difficult for any of us to walk through the halls without wanting to gag from the smell.
눇Not much. The price and the rooms look exactly as the photos show online. Perfect place to stay if you are visiting your elderly parents who live there or if you want to see how life could be in the future as a senior. They looked happy and comfortable.
Reviewed: 31 January 2016
눉The invoice was confusing and gave the impression that we paid the breakfast twice. The fact that the hotel is also a retirement home was surprising.
눇Easy to access. Clean. Ok for a family with 2 kids. Nice staff. Really good food (dinner and breakfast)
Reviewed: 3 November 2015
눉Glass door between bedrooms and hall needs blinds. Kitchenette had no pans or microwave so apart from kettle...useless.
눇Super clean and spacious. Superb breakfast selection.
Reviewed: 29 October 2015
눉1. No vessels, utensils in kitchen. Very ill equipped kitchen. 2. Swimming pool is available after 7 p.m only most of the time. Swimming pool is very small. 3. Sauna and spa facilities were not available for 2 out of 3 days. 4. Breakfast not included in the room rate is a let off. 5. No play area / facilities for children to play.
눇1. Rooms are big, spacious. 2. Rooms are clean 3. Restaurant is good and reasonably priced.
Reviewed: 31 May 2015
눉I personally don't like shower curtains in any rooms, but especially not in a suite. Breakfast was not very special
눇Immediate update to a suite at check-in. Very comfortable and spacious room. Staff was absolutely friendly
Reviewed: 10 February 2015
눉nothing to criticize!
눇We liked everything but we were especially impressed about the friendliness of staff and the size of the room. The Finnish sauna is also excellent.
Reviewed: 24 May 2016
눇Spacious rooms, beautiful gardens, helpful staff
Reviewed: 24 January 2016
눉Boring environment Wifi did not work
눇Staff Nice rooms Very clean and well taken care off Mainly 65+ and a couple of businessmen
Reviewed: 20 January 2016
눇The staffs are the most Friendly people I have ever met at reception desk...... It is great to talk with Dog.....
Reviewed: 8 September 2015
눉I didn't mind at all but I didn't expect the hotel to be a mix of hotel and retirement home.
눇Had an apartment - huge! Very quiet location.
Reviewed: 24 May 2015
Reviewed: 18 April 2015
눉So bad Wifi
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