On first appearances this hotel might disappoint as it is right next to a tram stop on a busy junction and the pavement is being repaired outside. However, the quality of the hotel far exceeds this first impression. The interior is not lavish but it is very clean and comfortable. The staff are incredibly helpful and welcoming.
We booked a superior room as we were travelling with a baby and were surprised and delighted to see the cot in the room with cute duvet and complementary baby toiletries. We also had complimentary drinks in the mini bar (mostly soft drinks) free WiFi and complementary breakfast buffet which was fantastic quality.
The car parking is right beneath the hotel with an elevator so access is easy.
All in all a very good value for money hotel, very central, no noise, comfortable, warm, clean, excellent staff. I could not find any faults even if I wanted to!
We choose this hotel due its previous reviews, and its proximity to the Christmas markets, and it did not disappoint. The welcome we received at the check in desk was excellent, and provided all the information we needed. The room was spacious and very comfortable, and the choice at breakfast was very good. The leisure facilities at the hotel were also excellent, and we made use of the Sauna and steam room.
Steve from Swansea
This modern five-storey hotel is located in the centre of Karlsruhe, one kilometre from the Botanical Gardens and three …More
Great location. All the city center restaurants and pubs are right in this area. The rooms are larger than normal for German hotels. But the restaurants and pubs make for very noisy nights. Even with windows closed it keeps you up. Good thing is that every room had a small stand up fan. Put it right by your headboard and you can drown out the noise.
Alfa Hotel is a charming, three-star hotel located on a city corner in the equally charming town of Karlsruhe, Germany …More
This is a very nice hotel with extremely good rates for the the quality of the hotel. the location is very good, but there's construction occurring on hear by streets.
Overall it will be one of better hotel experiences and I travel a lot (over 10 European and Asia countries in the past three years and this hotel ranks in the top three hotels I've stayed in over that time.
A difficult place to find as they go by a different name and the hotel is only in the 4th floor of a building.
The reception desk is located in a very "smoky" bar at the street level.
The room had a dirty carpet, not lights in the bathroom and no telephone to contact the reception desk.
I can say that this is a strange setting hotel..
Nevertheless, the breakfast buffet was excellent!
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