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    De Doelen

    Rapenburg 2, 2311 EV, Leiden, The Netherlands
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    • Excellent21%
    • Very good52%
    • Average19%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible1%
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    Free Wifi
    Breakfast Buffet
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 20 March 2016

    Quirky hotel with lots of character. Very friendly staff/owners, there is a great sense of history in the hotel and it is in a perfect location for sightseeing in the city. Only slight downside for me was that the mattress was not supportive enough

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    Reviewed 31 January 2016

    I stayed at De Doelen for 2 nights while working at the University of Leiden. It is extremely conveniently located just a couple of blocks away from some of the main academic buildings on the Rapenburg. Shops and restaurants are just around the corner. It...More

    Thank CPtraveller
    Reviewed 17 October 2015

    We are in leiden for just two nights and staying at the De Deolen. Its a charming hotel right on the Rapenburg canal. There are a ton of resturants within walking distance, and the staff is very friendly, knowledgeable and helpful. No elevator, so they'll...More

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    Reviewed 16 September 2015

    Stayed on a one night business trip when my usual hotel was fully booked. Centrally located in a nice part of town. If you are not Dutch you will be transfixed by the canals, near by windmills and everyone whizzing by on their bikes. If...More

    1  Thank simonhutch
    Reviewed 5 September 2015

    I actually stayed here already several times for business purposes. The service is very nice and helpful, while the rooms on the ground and first floor are really cute, with much light and renovated - with modern bathrooms and furniture, you can quickly feel at...More

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Price range
    • US$109 - US$166 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 16
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    • The Netherlands >
    • South Holland Province >
    • Leiden
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    10 March 2017|
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    "Canal side rooms have lovely view but can be a bit noisy . Other rooms are quiet. Upper floors require..."
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    "The one on two levels at the front"
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    "Room 14 is huge but has a small bathroom. Room 13 is smaller with a huge bathroom."
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    "We loved the big ground floor front room. Grand, and no street noise."
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