Reviewed by 9 guests
Pleasant service, very good breakfast, quiet environment, no noise. Comfortable room, comfortable bed. Coffee tea facilities on arrival downstairs. Helpful staff.
The beautifully restored former prison Huis van Bewaring (House of Detention) is situated in the heart of Almelo. It has been successfully transformed from an old prison into a truly splendid hotel. The hotel offers spacious rooms featuring large beds. Warm colours give the rooms a sense of romance. The hotel furthermore has a coffee corner and a pleasant outdoor terrace.
The Huis van Bewaring is situated in the centre of Almelo, near shops, cafés and restaurants, a cinema and the theatre. The hotel is excellent to reach by public transport, both bus and train. The bus stop is just 50 metres from the hotel, and the train station is 300 metres away. The hotel offers a secure bike shed. You can enjoy lovely walks, bike rides or a canoe trip through the landscape of Twente.Surroundings
The surroundings are ideal for walking, cycling and canoeing. Huis van Bewaring is a half-hour drive from Enschede and the German border. Around Almelo are several canals, ideal for boat or canoe trips. From the city centre you can walk or cycle directly into the green countryside of Twente. Almelo boasts many attractions including the city farm Het Wevershuisje, the Bolletje Shop with an authentic coffee shop and the City Museum. You'll also find several galleries in the city centre.Food and Drink
Breakfast is available on weekdays from 07:00, and at weekends from 08:00. Guests can order a packed lunch to take with them. And you can grab a complimentary tea or coffee in the former interrogation room.
9 Reviews89% of guests recommend this hotel
In the centre of Almelo