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Groningen hotels and places to stay

Bud Gett Hostels
2 out of 5
Rademarkt 3-3A, Groningen
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £74 per night
0.25 mi from city centre
4.1/5Very Good! (52 reviews)

"Good price, good location, floor of the room could have been cleaner, bathroom in the dorm was ridiculously small (it looked like it was taken from a small motor-home)"…"

Reviewed on 12 Oct 2019

Bud Gett Hostels
Lutje Studio
3.5 out of 5
Kerklaan 13a, Groningen
The price is £72 per night
0.7 mi from city centre
5/5Exceptional! (9 reviews)
Super

"Nice people nice place and perfect breakfast"…"

Reviewed on 4 Sep 2019

Lutje Studio
Apollo Hotel Groningen
4 out of 5
Laan Van De Vrijheid 91, Groningen
The price is £67 per night
1.39 mi from city centre
4.1/5Very Good! (381 reviews)

"We stayed in the suite over the weekend. We already stayed in the Apollo twice before of which one in the suite... We enjoyed it so much that we wanted to stay in the same room. Good choice. Staff is great, Hotel is hip, clean and well kept and modern."…"

Reviewed on 25 Nov 2019

Apollo Hotel Groningen
Best Western Plus Hotel Groningen Plaza
3 out of 5
Laan Corpus den Hoorn 300, Groningen
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £79 per night
2.16 mi from city centre
4/5Very Good! (343 reviews)

"Second visit after a number of years even better! The terrace looked new and fresh! Lovely to have a drink and enjoy the view over the lake. It was not too busy either. Our room was convenient and the aircon was welcomed!,"…"

Reviewed on 25 Jul 2020

Best Western Plus Hotel Groningen Plaza
Best Western Hotel Groningen Centre
3 out of 5
Radesingel 50, Groningen
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £83 per night
0.38 mi from city centre
4.1/5Very Good! (409 reviews)
t hotel on top of a horrible car park.

"A great place to stay, great location, bright, clean. The underground car park is a nightmare, I had great trouble not scratching the car against pillars. This is unacceptable. Otherwise fine."…"

Reviewed on 19 Oct 2019

Best Western Hotel Groningen Centre
Hotel Miss Blanche
3.5 out of 5
Hoge Der A4, Groningen
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £114 per night
0.36 mi from city centre
4.6/5Wonderful! (130 reviews)
Great location and options

"Right in the center of Groningen and best location if any hotel. Service was great and modern and clean apartments. I lived here as a student for a year and this is by far best location"…"

Reviewed on 27 Apr 2020

Hotel Miss Blanche
Hotel Schimmelpenninck Huys
3 out of 5
Oosterstraat 53, Groningen
The price is £69 per night
0.17 mi from city centre
3.7/5Good! (315 reviews)

"Cosy and nice old furniture downstairs and in the bedroom old glory copper."…"

Reviewed on 29 Jan 2020

Hotel Schimmelpenninck Huys
Hotel Prinsenhof
4 out of 5
Martinikerkhof 23, Groningen
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £136 per night
0.15 mi from city centre
4.8/5Exceptional! (146 reviews)

"Location, park, the sofa and bathroom were excellent"…"

Reviewed on 16 Feb 2020

Hotel Prinsenhof
Van der Valk Hotel Groningen-Hoogkerk
4 out of 5
Borchsingel 53, Eelderwolde, Groningen
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £96 per night
2.6 mi from city centre
4.6/5Wonderful! (139 reviews)

"Beautiful hotel,we only strayed one night wish we would of done two nights excellent"…"

Reviewed on 27 Feb 2020

Van der Valk Hotel Groningen-Hoogkerk
City Hotel Groningen
3 out of 5
Gedempte Kattendiep 25, Groningen
The price is £84 per night
0.23 mi from city centre
4.1/5Very Good! (659 reviews)

"I’ve stayed at the city hotel in Groningen several times. I’ve always had a good experience. The rooms are very comfortable the shower is clean and very modern. Rooms have hairdryers and safes to store valuables. I’ve never had breakfast as it is on the pricey side. There are so many places to eat ..."…"

Reviewed on 7 Aug 2020

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Visiting Groningen

Visitors to Groningen are sure to enjoy the gardens. Tourists can also enjoy the city's museums, theatres and entertainment choices. Top sights in the city include Grote Markt and Groninger Museum.

  • There are 39 hotels and other accommodation options in Groningen
  • The closest major airport is in Groningen (GRQ-Eelde), 6.2 mi (10 km) from the city centre

Sightseeing and Staying in Groningen

Cultural venues in the city include Groninger Museum, Visual Arts Centre and De Oosterpoort. The city is notable for its historic sites and landmarks like Grote Markt, Vismarkt, and Martinikerk. The city's natural setting is picturesque, including the gardens and Prinsenhof Gardens.

As you plan your holiday getaway, you'll find 39 hotels and other lodging options to pick from in Groningen. Here are top ones based on Expedia user reviews:

  • Hotel Prinsenhof - Guests who stay at this 4-star hotel in Binnenstad-Noord can enjoy access to 2 restaurants and a bar, along with a free stocked minibar. It's a favourite with Expedia travellers for its breakfast and helpful staff.
  • Van der Valk Hotel Groningen-Hoogkerk - Our customers like the family-friendly amenities and dining options at this hotel. This 4-star hotel features a restaurant, free WiFi and free parking.
  • Hotel Miss Blanche - Guests who stay at this 3.5-star hotel in Binnenstad-Zuid can enjoy access to 2 restaurants and 2 bars, along with free WiFi. Expedia customers like its overall value and helpful staff.

One of the popular sights outside the city is TT Circuit Assen, 17.9 mi/28.7 km from the city centre.

Getting around Groningen

If you want to journey outside the area, ride aboard a train from Groningen Station, Groningen Noord Station or Groningen Europapark Station. Groningen might not have many public transport choices so consider a car rental to maximise your time.

Dressing for Groningen

  • Between January and March, you can expect average temperatures of 10°C during the day and -1°C at night
  • From April to June, the average during the day is 20°C, whilst the average at night is 3°C
  • July to September has daytime averages of 22°C with night-time averages of 8°C
  • Between October and December, you can expect daytime averages of 16°C and night-time averages of 1°C
  • Average annual rainfall for Groningen is 785.80 millimetres
  • Usually August and July are the hottest months with an average of 21°C, whereas February and January are often coldest, averaging 0°C

Frequently asked questions

What's the best place to stay in Groningen?
Hotel Prinsenhof is a favourite property for Expedia customers. This 4-star hotel offers 2 restaurants and free WiFi. It is located a short 6-minute walk from University of Groningen. Reviews from our site also recommend Van der Valk Hotel Groningen-Hoogkerk and Hotel Miss Blanche as top options for your stay.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Groningen, will I receive a refund?
Yes! Most hotel reservations are fully refundable if cancelled before the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which in most cases is within 24 or 48 hours of the scheduled arrival. If you have a reservation that’s non-refundable, you might be able to still cancel and get a refund within 24 hours of booking. Put in your dates and click on “Search”, then you can use the “free cancellation” filter to review the best options available in Groningen.
What's the best place to stay on a budget in Groningen?
Based on reviews, Bastion Hotel Groningen is a popular 3-star hotel for our travellers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and free parking. Other choices to stay on the cheap include Mercure City Groningen Martiniplaza Hotel and Best Western Hotel Groningen Centre.
What's the best place to stay for a family holiday in Groningen?
Best Western Plus Hotel Groningen Plaza is a top 3-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features an indoor pool and a restaurant. Other good choices for your family trip include Bastion Hotel Groningen and The Student Hotel Groningen. Also, children of all ages will enjoy a visit to Noordelijk Scheepvaart Museum.
What's the best place to stay for a romantic holiday in Groningen?
Hotel Schimmelpenninck Huys is a favourite 3-star hotel for couples, and features a restaurant and a bar.
What's the best pet-friendly accommodation option in Groningen?
Hotel Prinsenhof is a top hotel for people travelling with their pets, and offers 2 restaurants and free WiFi for its human guests. Hotel Onder de Linden is another option for a stay with your pet.
What's the best high-end place to stay in Groningen?
Hotel Prinsenhof is a 4-star hotel with 2 restaurants and a bar, and it’s a popular choice for Expedia travellers looking for an elegant place to stay. Another upscale option for your stay is Fletcher Family Hotel Paterswolde.
What's the best boutique-style hotel in Groningen?
Hotel Prinsenhof is a favourite 4-star hotel with Expedia travellers looking for stylish accommodation, and features 2 restaurants and a bar.
Where's the best place to stay in Groningen to be near historical sites?
Based on our travel expertise, Hotel Prinsenhof is a top 4-star hotel for history buffs booking on Expedia, and it features 2 restaurants and free WiFi. A couple of other options to soak up the local history include NH Groningen Hotel de Ville and Hotel Schimmelpenninck Huys.
What are some accommodations with pools in Groningen?
Fletcher Family Hotel Paterswolde is a popular 4-star hotel featuring an indoor pool, a restaurant and free WiFi. A couple of other options that feature an on-site pool include Best Western Plus Hotel Groningen Plaza and Fletcher Hotel-Restaurant De Zeegser Duinen.

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