Reviewed by 797 guests
Mooi gelegen hotel in het centrum van d stad
Hotel Schimmelpenninck Huys has a rich history that dates back to the 12th century. The hotel is listed as one of the ten most important historic monuments of the city and owes its name to Rutger Jan Schimmelpenninck, the Grand Pensionary of the Batavian Republic. In the Barokzaal (Baroque Room) the portraits of four politicians, of whom Schimmelpenninck is one, grace the uniquely decorated ceiling. In the hotel lounge you can relax in one of the wonderful armchairs or sofas. This area is gorgeously decorated in _Art Nouveau _style. On nice days you can spend the afternoon or evening in the lovely French courtyard, and on rainy days the sunroom will offer you a beautiful view of the garden.
The 3-star hotel has single and double rooms, as well as 8 romantically decorated executive suites. All rooms are equipped with a bathroom featuring a bath, a shower and a toilet. The rooms are fitted with a television and a telephone and guests can make use of wireless internet in the hotel. In addition, the hotel offers facilities such as a laundry service and room service. You can keep your valuables in a safe. Please note that some rooms are only accessible by stairs.
The Schimmelpenninck Huys offers facilities for meetings, presentations, or training courses. And you can soothe your body and mind with a massage or a facial treatment at the beauty salon.Surroundings
Hotel Schimmelpenninck Huys is located in the heart of Groningen. The city and its surroundings have much to offer. Groningen is a great place for shopping or for going out. You can take a boat trip in the summer through the old canals or enjoy a drink at one of the city's many outdoor cafés. And upon taking a stroll through the city, be sure not to miss the splendid Martinitoren on the city's central market square: the Grote Markt.Food and Drink
In the stylishly renovated hotel you can enjoy drinks, lunch or dinner. On weekdays between 07:00 and 10:00 guests can make use of the hot and cold breakfast buffet with homemade Burgundian bread. At weekends breakfast is served from 08:00 until 11:00. You'll see the baker preparing the bread as you walk through the buffet area. Furthermore, a breakfast chef will gladly fry an egg for you on a nostalgic stove. The hotel's brasserie is open for drinks, lunch and dinner. The hotel is also known for its delicious High Teas. Schimmelpenninck Huys' very own in-house chocolatier will provide you with a delicious bonbon to accompany your cup of tea or coffee. You can also enjoy a nice drink at the hotel bar.
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City centre, walking distance from Central Station