Grand Hotel Karel V

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Indoor pool
Terrace/patio
Minibar, in-room safe, desk, free WiFi
Minibar, in-room safe, desk, free WiFi

Overview of Grand Hotel Karel V

Grand Hotel Karel V

5.0 star property

4.6/5 Wonderful

Guests rated this property 4.6/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Pet-friendly
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa
  • Restaurant

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Social distancing
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Geertebolwerk 1, Utrecht, 3511 XA

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationTivoliVredenburg10 min walk
  • Popular LocationNeude10 min walk
  • Popular LocationJaarbeurs15 min walk
  • AirportAmsterdam (AMS-Schiphol)41 min drive

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About this area

Utrecht

Grand Hotel Karel V is located in Utrecht City Center, a neighbourhood in Utrecht, and is near a train station. St. Catherine's Convent Museum and University Museum are cultural highlights, while Dom Church is a notable landmark. Consider Tivoli for a night out, and don't miss Utrecht Botanical Gardens if you're travelling with kids. Take the opportunity to explore the area for outdoor excitement like hiking/biking trails.

What's nearby

  • Tivoli - 4 min walk
  • Park Nieuweroord - 8 min walk
  • TivoliVredenburg - 10 min walk
  • Neude - 10 min walk
  • Jaarbeurs - 15 min walk

Getting around

  • Utrecht Central Station - 12 min walk
  • Schiphol Airport (AMS) - 41 min drive

Restaurants

  • Blauw - 3 min walk
  • Café Derat - 3 min walk
  • Restaurant Karel 5 - 4 min walk
  • Bagels & Beans - 4 min walk
  • Florent - 5 min walk

About this property

Grand Hotel Karel V

Family-friendly Utrecht hotel in Utrecht City Center, near Tivoli
Pamper yourself with a visit to the spa, which offers massages, body treatments, and facials. If you're looking for recreational opportunities, you'll find an indoor pool, a sauna, and a fitness center. This hotel also features complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and babysitting/childcare (surcharge).. Hotelstars Union assigns an official star rating for properties in Netherlands. This property is rated 5 stars.. Featured amenities include a business center, express check-in, and express check-out. Self parking (subject to charges) is available onsite..#The following facilities or services will be unavailable from July 1 2021 to January 1 2022 (dates subject to change): Dining venue(s) Fitness facilities. Mandatory fees: You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property: A 5.5055 percent city/local tax will be charged We have included all charges provided to us by the property. . Optional fees: The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out. Fee for continental breakfast: EUR 22.50 for adults and EUR 12.50 for children (approximately) Self parking fee: EUR 15 per night Valet parking fee: EUR 51 per night Nearby parking fee: EUR 36 per day Pet fee: EUR 20 per pet, per night Service animals are exempt from fees Rollaway bed fee: EUR 40 per day The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change. . Policies: Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property. Social distancing measures are in place; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitizer. Contactless check-out is available. Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings. . Instructions: Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed Special cancellation policies or charges may apply for group reservations (more than 8 rooms for the same property / stay dates) This property accepts major credit cards, debit cards, and cash Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property . Special instructions: Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.. Check in from: 3:00 PM. Check in to: 5:30 AM. . Check out: 12:00 PM. House Rule: Children welcome. House Rule: Pets welcome. House Rule: No smoking.
Grand Hotel Karel V offers 121 accommodations with minibars and laptop-compatible safes. LED televisions come with digital channels and pay-per-view films.

Bathrooms include a separate bath and shower, bathrobes, slippers and complimentary toiletries. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and a hairdryer. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered on a daily basis.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an indoor pool, a sauna and a fitness centre.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Guests can indulge in a pampering treatment at the hotel's full-service spa. Services include facials, body treatments and manicures and pedicures. The spa is equipped with a sauna, a spa tub and a steam room.

Awards and affiliations

Green/Sustainable Property
This property participates in Green Key (nogle), a programme that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: The Environment, the community, the cultural heritage and the local economy.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Self parking on site (EUR 15 per night)
  • Valet parking on site (EUR 51 per night)
  • Electric car charging station on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available
  • Off-site parking available (EUR 36 per day)

Food and drink

  • Continental breakfast available for a fee daily: EUR 22.50 for adults and EUR 12.50 for children
  • 2 restaurants
  • 1 bar
  • 24-hour room service

Things to do

  • Bike rentals
  • Fitness centre
  • Full-service spa
  • Indoor pool
  • Sauna
  • Steam room

Family friendly

  • Babysitting (surcharge)
  • Indoor pool
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Laundry facilities

Conveniences

  • Ballroom
  • Lift
  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Front-desk safe

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Turndown service

Languages spoken

  • Dutch
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Spanish

Business services

  • Business centre
  • Computer station
  • Meeting rooms

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Terrace

Spa

  • Body treatments
  • Facials
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Massages
  • Sauna
  • Hot tub
  • Steam room

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Raised toilet seat
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Bed sheets

Bathroom

  • Dressing gowns
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Private bathroom
  • Separate bath and shower

Entertainment

  • Digital channels
  • LED TV
  • Films for purchase

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Minibar

More

  • Desk
  • Laptop-compatible safe
  • Slippers
  • Turndown service

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3:00 PM - 5:30 AM
Late check-in subject to availability
Express check-in

Check-out

Check-out before noon
Express checkout

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Renovations and closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from July 1 2021 to June 1 2022 (dates subject to change):
  • Dining venue(s)
  • Fitness facilities

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets are allowed for an extra charge of EUR 20 per pet, per night
Welcoming dogs only
Food and water bowls are available
Service animals are welcome, and are exempt from fees

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! One child stays free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are available for EUR 40 per day.

Payment types at the property

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • A 5.5055 per cent city/local tax will be charged

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for continental breakfast: EUR 22.50 for adults and EUR 12.50 for children (approximately)
  • Self-parking fee: EUR 15 per night
  • Valet parking fee: EUR 51 per night
  • Nearby parking fee: EUR 36 per day
  • Pet fee: EUR 20 per pet, per night
  • Service animals are exempt from fees
  • Rollaway bed fee: EUR 40 per day

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Special cancellation policies or charges may apply for group reservations (more than 8 rooms for the same property/stay dates)
This property accepts major credit cards, debit cards and cash
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system and a first aid kit
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation

National rating

Hotelstars Union assigns an official star rating for properties in Netherlands. This property is rated 5 stars.

Property is also known as

Grand Hotel Karel
Grand Hotel Karel V
Grand Hotel Karel V Utrecht
Grand Karel
Grand Karel V
Grand Karel V Utrecht
Hotel Karel
Hotel Karel V
Karel Hotel
Karel V Hotel
Grand Hotel Karel V Hotel
Grand Hotel Karel V Utrecht
Grand Hotel Karel V Hotel Utrecht

Overall score and ratings

4.6

Wonderful

Rating 5 - Excellent. 399 out of 581 reviews
5 - Excellent 69%
Rating 4 - Good. 144 out of 581 reviews
4 - Good 25%
Rating 3 - Okay. 26 out of 581 reviews
3 - Okay 4%
Rating 2 - Poor. 7 out of 581 reviews
2 - Poor 1%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 5 out of 581 reviews
1 - Terrible 1%

4.6/5

Cleanliness

4.7/5

Staff & service

4.4/5

Amenities

4.5/5

Property conditions & facilities

4.9/5

Eco-friendliness

5/5 Excellent

Business traveller
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Loved it
Incredibly friendly staff. Felt at home. Beautiful space. Convenient, quiet, and bike rental is a big plus.
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Superb hotel
Excellent hotel, great location. Just a few minutes walk from the canals, restaurants and bars and shops. The room was lovely and the staff were amazing. Nothing was too much trouble. Breakfast was first class and Bistro also. We will definitely return.
Stayed 2 nights in Oct 2021

5/5 Excellent

Business traveller
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Beautiful hotel, excellent service. Breakfast was lovely. Very much enjoyed the wellness centre
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Fantastic 5 star hotel
The staff and Hotel Karel IV are amazing. The were so kind and helpful. The rooms are spacious and well equipped, the pool and sauna are fantastic, the gym is great with water and towels provided, and the breakfast is amazing!!! This truly is the only real 5 star hotel in Holland with 5 star service. The location is very central, easily walk to the shops at the mall, in the city or to the train station. The best place to stay.
Gorgeous courtyard
Beautiful outdoor patio at the bistro
Stayed 6 nights in Aug 2021