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Naples, Italy
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The Circus Hotel is situated right next to a U-Bahn stop which made getting around the city and to and from the airport very easy. Having said that we walked a lot because all of the places we visited were a 20-30 minute walk (Alexanderplatz, Berlin wall museum etc) There are many lovely shops and restaurants close by and the...

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Had a great 3-night stay on a solo trip to Berlin. I could easily walk to all the major sites of East Berlin, while being in a transit hub helped me navigate to farther locales. The rooms were quite comfortable, though do note other reviewers' advice to request non-street side for a quieter night. The front desk was lovely -...

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Grants Pass, Oregon
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was fortunate enough to stay here for 3 nights in October and wow was I surprised. The hotel is fantastic with funky chic decor and the location in Rosenthaler Platz is ideal. You have the Rosenthaler Platz U-Bahn stop right outside the front door as well as access to the tram line which makes it SO easy to get...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel had the friendliest staff of any we found. They couldn't do enough for us, the room was great and the breakfast was amazing. The best in Germany! We even bought some marmalade to bring home. Exceptional effort by the Chef and we loved their commitment to the environment.

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Winchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Having read the reviews of this hotel my husband and I chose to stay here for two nights. We were not disappointed, it was very good indeed. It is situated in a very convenient area of Berlin with good access to public transport if required although we mainly walked everywhere. Our room was spotless, the bed extremely comfortable, the staff...

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Coventry, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here for three nights and throughly enjoyed it. The hotel is in a very good laocation for the underground and near by bars/restaurants. All the staff were very helpful and the place was spotless throughout. We really enjoyed the breakfast which was continental buffet of a very high standard.........really nice!! The decor is attractive and modern and the hotel...

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New Zealand
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a warm welcome on arrival. The room itself was great with any information required on a tablet that was in the room. We had breakfast at the hotel which was delicious and great value for money. We also had cocktails one evening and they were very good. The hotel was a short taxi ride from the main train...

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Sapa, Vietnam
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Only a couple of stops by tram from the main station the hotel is perfectly placed for all the main sights. It's clean, trendy, modern, central, with an excellent restaurant. Our room was clean and spacious with a lovely bathroom. I particularly liked the ethics of the hotel - raising money for good causes and promoting healthy eating. All the...

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Thank Jill C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My friend and I stayed at the Circus Hotel last month for a short 3 day trip. I was impressed by how close to proximity the hotel was to the U-Bahn which is an easy and quick way to travel in Berlin. The hotel is surrounded by eclectic mix of cafes, bars, eateries and corner shops. The appearance of the...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited the hostel last time, this time went to the hotel- was lovely! Great staff, sweet room and a beautiful breakfast ☺️ Hated to leave but there's something to look forward to next time in Berlin..

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TheCircusHotel, Manager at The Circus Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Shir H, thank you for your nice review and feedback. I'm sure you know the saying "all good things come by threes"? So with this in mind: See you soon in Berlin and the Circus! :) Kind regards Jan Assistant Hotel Manager

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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 way to an international crowd pursuing fashionable designer clothes, the newest food trends and frequenting the many craft shops. Graphic designers have taken up residence in what used to be backyard barns and stables. There are still vestiges of the old days, however. The occasional housing complex is a reminder of the neighbourhood’s past. And if you look carefully, an old 1920s ball house nestled amongst the art galleries and exhibitions of Auguststrasse can still teach you how to dance the old fashioned way.
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Dear Circus Guest, We are looking forward to welcome you to the Circus Hotel, bringing to you 60 single and double rooms, junior suites and apartments with all facilities. Opened October 30th, 2008, the Circus Hotel continues our tradition of a friendly welcome to Berlin, and has been designed to reflect our commitments to hospitality, individuality and sustainability. At the Circus Hotel you will not only find comfortable accommodation, but also a range of services to make your stay truly special, including a tablet in each room with lots of recommendations for your stay as well as bike rental, and a garden courtyard that provides the perfect place to relax, unwind, and reflect on your Berlin experiences. Of course we provide free Wi-Fi throughout the building. Added to this, at our restaurant Fabisch you can discover a modern and healthy approach to German cooking, sip cocktails in the manner of Sally Bowles, and enjoy a range of artistic and cultural events that reflect the nature of our city. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Circus Hotel

Address: Rosenthaler Strasse 1, 10119 Berlin, Germany
Region: Germany > Berlin > Mitte
Price Range: €84 - €142 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Circus Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 65
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Also Known As:
Circus Hotel Berlin
Hotel Style:
#6 Romantic Hotel in Berlin
#9 Family Hotel in Berlin
#50 Business Hotel in Berlin
#56 Best Value Hotel in Berlin
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“Trams run all night so request a room away from the street”
 of 5 bubbles DubSat, 6 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Rooms facing the inner courtyard can be a bit noisy until the restaurant closes.”
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 of 5 bubbles shellfish21981, 2 Dec 2016 | Read review
“We had a room at the front and loved the view, but there were some emergency vehicles during the night that woke us.”
 of 5 bubbles 963robyng, 29 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Take to DIY Walk Tour of the Neighborhood”
 of 5 bubbles djhere59, 6 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Don't take one with a window opening anywhere near the courtyard”
 of 5 bubbles decolombelle, 3 Nov 2016 | Read review
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