We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

ARCOTEL Velvet

768 reviews
#175 of 634 Hotels in Berlin
Save
Traveller (254)
Room & Suite (417)
Dining (22)
Overview
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good44%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Non-Smoking Hotel
Suites
Bar/Lounge
Multilingual Staff
Pets Allowed
4.0 Star Hotel
All hotel details
Rooms
4 Feb5 Feb
|
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
Standard Room
Getting you more information on this room More
Free Cancellation
Book now, pay at stay!
Select
Show Available Rooms
Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 6 partner sites to see rooms from US$79.
We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Berlin hotels with availability
{"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","VISA_SPONSORSHIP_WEB","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","META_AIR","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "739e9ed8633d424db685583772041581", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":282590,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[32431589],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":4,"month":2,"year":2018},"checkout":{"day":5,"month":2,"year":2018},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":85,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"739e9ed8633d424db685583772041581","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":87,"lowestMetaPrice":79,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":87,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":87,"lowestMetaPrice":79,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":87,"hotelName":"ARCOTEL Velvet","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":true,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjczOWU5ZWQ4NjMzZDQyNGRiNjg1NTgzNzcyMDQxNTgxIiwiQUlLIjoiZTBlODE5MDIzNjNmNDQ3ZTkyOTViYjQ2OGVlM2U4ODkifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": 1, "checkIn": "04/02/2018", "checkOut": "05/02/2018", "lowestPrice": "US$79", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {"32431589":"BookingCom"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_resp_hr_room_grid", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__widget","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_responsive","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__sub_header"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__widget","moduleList":[],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__amenities","occupancy":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__occupancy","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__reservation_col"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
Reviews (768)Write a Review
There are newer reviews for ARCOTEL Velvet
See the most recent reviews
Filter reviews
450 results
Traveller rating
209
176
42
17
6
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
209
176
42
17
6
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsoranienburger strassefloor to ceiling windowsdada falafelgreat locationblackout blindsaround the cornertram stopwithin walking distancejunior suitepublic transportbars and restaurantsmini barwet roomminute walkmitte areaeast berlinmuseum island
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
21 - 25 of 450 reviews
Reviewed 24 June 2017

The room was very pleasant, clean and appointed. two complaints of the room: carpet looks like it needs to be changed. i think every hotel should have coffee and tea maker. and many people complain about the open style bathroom sink and shower (they could...More

Thank jalo111
Response from VelvetBerlin, Front Office Manager at ARCOTEL VelvetResponded 26 June 2017

Dear Guest, thank you very much for your honest feedback. We’re happy that you were comfortable with your room and also that you have liked the location of our hotel. You are right, our room design, with the open bath room is a little bit...More

Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Modern feel hotel, reasonable location in quiet area. Good transport connections in to city centre (U6) and museum island (M5) plus flat walk to most key locations including city centre. Reception sells day tickets for transport. Good range of restaurants and utility shops in immediate...More

Thank David M
Response from VelvetBerlin, Front Office Manager at ARCOTEL VelvetResponded 20 June 2017

Dear David, thank you very much for your detailed feedback. It was a pleasure for us, that you stayed at our hotel. We are delighted that you were satisfied with the design of the hotel, also with it's location and our friendly staff. However we...More

Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

This is a very well placed hotel if you are interested in the history of Berlin. All the main history attractions are a walk away. There is also a tram line and bus stops around the area. The hotel itself is cool. Just a little...More

Thank Christopher B
Response from VelvetBerlin, Front Office Manager at ARCOTEL VelvetResponded 13 June 2017

Dear Guest, thank you very much for your reservation at ARCOTEL Velvet Berlin. It was a pleasure to receive you as our guest. We are happy that you have enjoyed your stay in our small, cosy hotel and its location, however we are sorry that...More

Reviewed 17 May 2017

Arcotel have a policy of double booking their rooms and then bumping customers out to their sister hotels further away from the centre. This has happened to me. Further more they refuse to engage in any form of complaints procedure and will not offer any...More

2  Thank nkosi3113
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Location of the hotel is very good. Tram station, underground metro station is next to hotel only. From central station it is 7 to 10 min by taxi. Many restaurants are next to hotel so one get all type of food choice in walking distance....More

Thank Manish214
View more reviews
PreviousNext
13456790
About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Meeting Rooms
Things to do
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$79 - US$192 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#82 Romantic Hotel in Berlin
#119 Luxury Hotel in Berlin
#161 Business Hotel in Berlin
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$79 - US$192 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#82 Romantic Hotel in Berlin
#119 Luxury Hotel in Berlin
#161 Business Hotel in Berlin
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Add Photo Photos
Traveller (254)
Room & Suite (417)
Dining (22)
Pool & Beach (1)
Hotel & Grounds (195)
Bathroom (22)
Nearby
Mitte
The centre of Berlin, Mitte is most famous for sights
like the Brandenburg Gate, Alexanderplatz, and Museum
Island. The central location makes this one of the
city's most expensive places to live. It is here the
oldest traces of the city can be found, and evidence
of some significant transformations, as well. The
gangsters that once ruled the impoverished streets
between Alexanderplatz and Hackescher Markt have given
...More
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
jwsmith6
4 February 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Stephen F | Reviewed this property |
We did not include breakfast since there are a number of restaurants nearby, but I think they had a continental breakfast that we could have stopped in for, and possibly a full breakfast available.
0
Votes
jwsmith6
4 February 2017|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from Dylan T | Reviewed this property |
Not included with mine options, but also avaiable if you want!
0
Votes
Google Translation
Room Tips
"Rooms on the street side have better view, but are not as quiet."
Read review
"Ask for a room in the top floors with view to the street."
Read review
"Many rooms face the street and there is a tram stop right across the street. There is some noise. I was on..."
Read review
"Quiet rooms are at the back of the hotel."
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing
Map
Satellite