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Hotel Lion D'Or

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Reviewed 20 March 2016

The hotel has an amazing location, just outside the train station. It is clean, quiet, good breakfast and with very nice staff. Tea and coffee available in the room and lots of towels that is very appreciated. The only less positive thing is about the bed mattress, it was a bit used and it sank. We asked in reception if...

Thank Carla R
Reviewed 14 February 2016 via mobile

I wanted to stay somewhere outside, but easy to commute to Amsterdam during my four day business trip and chose this hotel based on good reviews. I'm glad I did choose Lion D'Or. Spacious room, fast Internet connection, very good breakfast (compared to Dutch standard) and considerate, helpful staff. Haarlem has a lot of good restaurants and walking distance to...

Thank Atrotter
Reviewed 30 January 2016

We chose this hotel as it is adjacent to the Haarlem train station and thus provides easy access (15 minute train ride) to Amsterdam without the high Amsterdam hotel prices. Also, Haarlem itself is well worth spending some time in and as a smaller walkable city is much more welcoming (to us) than the larger neighbor Amsterdam. The hotel is...

Thank frantica
Houston, Texas
Reviewed 17 January 2016

I stayed here for four nights, Jan 7-11, 2016. The location is awesome, right at the bus station and train station. You are a quick 5-7 minute walk to the center of Haarlem, where there are many places to eat, drink and shop. I had room #2, a suite, and it was fine. Very large, as you would expect for...

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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 December 2015

Stayed here for one night and then left for another night in Gouda and the a further two nights at the Lion D'or. Leaving our main bag between stays was not a problem. All staff were friendly and helpful, rooms were clean and breakfast had a good selection of cold meats, cheese and fruit. I tend to avoid sausages and...

Thank ManchesterTravelman
GTLiondor, Front Office Manager at Hotel Lion D'Or, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your effort to place a review on this site. We are happy to read you enjoyed the service of our staff, the room and the breakfast. We hope we will have the pleasure of welcoming you back on your next trip to Haarlem! Dirk, front office

Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 15 December 2015

We stayed here because of it's proximity to the train station, the room was great and had a bath and a shower which was great to soak after walking. breakfast was really nice, good selection. We were less than a block from the station, but it was very quiet . Walking distance to the restaurant and shopping area of Haarlem....

1Thank kerry b
GTLiondor, Front Office Manager at Hotel Lion D'Or, responded to this review

Dear Guest, thank you for your kind words. It is good to read that you enjoyed the facilities in the bathroom and the selection of breakfast products. Our hotel is centrally located indeed. Some guests choose it because it is 2 minutes from the station and airport shuttle, while other guests like the location because the popular Haarlem shops and...

Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 11 December 2015 via mobile

Stayed here for a short business trip in November. Staff pleasant and friendly. Hotel is small but the rooms are surprisingly big. Everything impeccably clean. Location is ideal. Beside the train station and within 10 mins walk from a great selection of shops and restaurants. Will stay again next time I'm in town.

Thank Rainyface
GTLiondor, Front Office Manager at Hotel Lion D'Or, responded to this review

Hello Rainyface, thank you for your review on this site. Our hotel has 34 rooms and is the oldest in Haarlem. We will pass on your positive comment to our housekeeping staff. It is great to read their hard work is appreciated, after all it is the base of it all. We look forward to welcoming you back in Haarlem...

Kilkenny, Ireland
Reviewed 8 December 2015

This hotel is perfectly located, a stone's throw from the train station and a nice minute into town. It's close to bars, restaurants, coffee shops, windmill and shopping area. We were well greeted by the staff who, at every opportunity, went out of their way to help us with directions, advice and friendly service. The hotel was spotless and well...

Thank Aine M
GTLiondor, Front Office Manager at Hotel Lion D'Or, responded to this review

Dear Aine, thank you for your very kind words, it is great to read that you enjoyed your stay with us and the details of our services. We like to do what we can to help our guests during their stay and make them feel at home in our city. The Jopen beers, one of Hollands most popular export beers,...

yorkshire england
Reviewed 3 November 2015 via mobile

Having stayed in haarlem for many years finding such a gem of a small hotel was a bonus! Location was priority and was the main factor( next to bus and train station) But still a very quiet location Style, cleanliness and modern spacious rooms are to be found here as well as good breakfast and friendly helpfull staff

1Thank keithandmags
GTLiondor, Front Office Manager at Hotel Lion D'Or, responded to this review

Dear Travellers, Thank you for taking the time to write a review about our hotel. It is inspiring to read that you enjoyed the room, service and location of this hotel. As a frequent visitor to Haarlem, we hope to have the pleasure of welcoming you back soon! Dirk, front office manager

Devizes, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 October 2015

We spent 4 nights at the Lion D'Or. Very friendly, welcoming staff. Comfortable clean room. Breakfast was one of the best we came across . Location close to Haarlem train station is ideal for 15 min trip into Amsterdam and even better to return from Amsterdam for a pleasant evening in Haarlem. Lovely town, very clean, great restaurants and pubs...

Thank Sandra N
GTLiondor, Front Office Manager at Hotel Lion D'Or, responded to this review

Dear Sandra, Thank you for your kind review of our hotel and of our city. We hope we will have the pleasure of welcoming you back some other time! The new Haarlem City Marketing campaign has the motto: Breath Haarlem. To promote Haarlem as the little sister of Amsterdam, with a more relaxed attitude and pace of life. And for...

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel Lion d'Or is a classic city hotel, close to the Haarlem railway station and excellent airport connection through the R-Net #300 bus. Since 1839 we try to deliver the best sleeping comfort, keeping up with trends and innovations. Guests enjoy breakfast in our brand new lounge, where we also serve drinks and snacks daily until 1am. Rooms come with double or twin beds, and shower or bath tub. There is superfast Wi-Fi all over the building and Nespresso machines in all rooms. Our multilingual staff is at reception 24/7 to welome and assist at all times. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Lion D'Or

Address: Kruisweg 34-36, 2011 LC Haarlem, The Netherlands
Region: The Netherlands > North Holland Province > Haarlem
Price Range: €112 - €192 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Lion D'Or 3.5*
Number of rooms: 34
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Also Known As:
Golden Tulip Hotel Haarlem
Golden Tulip Haarlem
Haarlem Golden Tulip
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“Rooms 1-5 are off the main lobby in a private area.”
pamelavalkema, 21 May 2017 | Read review
“Ground floor room very comfortable but no view”
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“request a room that does NOT face the bus terminal.”
TimPegJohn, 1 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Rooms very a nice size. Transportation to any place is very convenient.”
jeyap_13, 12 Jan 2017 | Read review
“We requested a room with a view - and got a room on a side street. It was very quiet.”
HelenM123, 3 Jan 2017 | Read review
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