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Hotel Oostereiland

Krententuin 1, 1621 DG Hoorn, Terschelling, The Netherlands
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24 Oct 2017
“excellent location”
16 Apr 2017
“Just looking”
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Reviewed 24 October 2017

Pre booked the hotel for a couple of days and after a major search of Hoorn we found the hotel. Beautiful location overlooking the Markemeer and close by the historic old town. The room we stayed in was an old prison cell, half the next...More

Thank Paul C
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

We were in Hoorn and stopped by to see the old prison rooms. We did not stay but looked at the rooms. The rooms were former prison rooms, so they are very spartan. It is $80 euro for a single. It looked acceptable. Lots of...More

Thank Pam G
Reviewed 16 September 2016

The Oostereiland used to be a prison before it was converted into a hotel. This makes for a quirky stay, but not a comfortable one. The location of the hotel is stunning overlooking the lake; and Hoorn itself is a beautiful and charming town, full...More

Thank Arriver
Reviewed 25 October 2015 via mobile

Great location, simple and modern interior. Basic but well thought out. Breakfast probably the best I have had in a hotel in a long time - great attention to detail. Magnificent view of sail boats coming by and on a dreary day there's both the...More

Thank Sophie W
Reviewed 25 August 2014

The old converted prison in Hoorn promised a realistic experience...it was rather to realistic. A room with a leaking roof, cheap furniture and carpet and a rather cramped and small room. Got the impression that the cinema and brasserie (which share the foyer) get more...More

Thank Richard M
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US$93 - US$187 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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The Netherlands > Friesland Province > Terschelling > Hoorn
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"I had booked rooms with a view of the lake which were adjoining if possible, but we were given courtyard view..."
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"A nice experience if you travel on your own, but best not be claustrofobic."
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