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Hotel & Restaurant Schanzenhaus
Ranked #7 of 34 Hotels in Wernigerode
Certificate of Excellence
Copenhagen, Denmark
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10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 31 July 2012

The hotel is in many ways OK, but it is located a bit far from downtown Wernigerode (about 15 minutes walk). The rooms are very basic and the soap in the shower smells like something that was produced in the GDR. The mattresses are pretty hard. No free coffee in the room, only herbal tea. Dinner in the restaurant is definetely not worth the money - this place desperately needs a visit from Gordon Ramsey :-) Until then, go to downtown Wernigerode for dinner. Breakfast is very good, though. Free wifi, friendly staff and a really nice view.

  • Stayed July 2012, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 1 May 2012

While browsing for a reasonable rate hotel in an interesting historic town in the Harz region of Germany on booking.com (a Priceline-owned service) for the next night this hotel's special rate stood out. A double room with free buffet breakfast, free parking, free Internet in one of Germany's prettiest towns - Wernigerode - for a total cost of what we sometimes paid just for breakfast alone. My guess, this hotel adjusts rates on booking.com to fill rooms that may otherwise stay empty. After checking in and satisfied with the room and view of the Schloss (castle) and the town we quickly booked 3 more nights and later added a fifth night (at a slightly higher weekend rate). While rooms are fairly small as in most German hotels the friendly service and good restaurant made up for it. Internet worked well, Sauna is free but this hotel offers many spa services, such as massages, facials at extra charges. Room had a refrigerator with free soft drinks and coffee maker.
Despite having a Navigator the hotel can be difficult to find due to the maze of many narrow one-way streets in this very old town. Try to study a map or ask for directions in advance.

Room Tip: We asked for a quiet room with a view of the castle. Some rooms with balconies may be at higher rate...
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  • Stayed April 2012, travelled as a couple
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Nykobing Mors, Denmark
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Reviewed 2 April 2012

Beautiful wellness hotel, wonderful suite overlooking the castle. Large living room and bedroom, nice bathroom and kitchenette. Minibar with complimentary beverages.
Daily cleaning, even dishwashing was done. A fantastic stay, love to visit this place again.

  • Stayed March 2012, travelled as a couple
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Property: Hotel & Restaurant Schanzenhaus
Address: Zwoelfmorgental 30, 38855 Wernigerode, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany
Region: Germany > Saxony-Anhalt > Wernigerode
Amenities:
Business Centre with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Ski-In / Ski-Out Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #7 of 34 Hotels in Wernigerode
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel & Restaurant Schanzenhaus 3.5*
Number of rooms: 45
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
This hotel in Wernigerode provides great views of Wernigerode Castle. Guests benefit from free use of the sauna, complimentary hot drinks in the room and free WiFi access throughout the property. All bright rooms and apartments at the Hotel and Restaurant Schanzenhaus were rennovated in 2016 feature a flat-screen TV and a modern bathroom with a hairdryer. Some also include a balcony. Guests can also enjoy free use of the sauna and spa treatments and complimentary hot drinks in the rooms. The Schanzenhaus' restaurant serves traditional dishes from the Harz region. There is also a summer terrace. Guests can keep fit and explore the hiking, cycling and ski routes in the Wernigerode area. The hotel offers guests e-bikes upon request. Free parking is available at Hotel und Restaurant Schanzenhaus. This is our guests' favourite part of Wernigerode, according to independent reviews. This property is also rated for the best value in Wernigerode! Guests are getting more for their money when compared to other properties in this city. ... more   less 
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