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Altstadthotel Zum Hechten

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1001 Possibilities for you! Unique as the town Fussen is also our well-established hotel. Find individual, comfortable rooms and familiar charme. Enjoy traditional specialties of the Alps region in our recommended restaurant. Experience the beauty of the area in the middle of the Neuschwanstein countryside during your holiday. We look forward to your stay and to welcoming you here!
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Property amenities
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Breakfast Available
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Public Wifi
Non-Smoking Hotel
Sauna
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Historic Hotel
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Full view
100Great for walkers
Grade: 100 out of 100
88Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
21Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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Pros: This hotel is very well located at the edge of the old town, so its easy to get in and out by car and easy to walk nearly everywhere in town, including the train station. Breakfast is excellent, with lots of high quality choices. Coffee is very good, as are the breads & pas
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Response from Hotel_Zum_Hechten, Geschäftsführer at Altstadthotel Zum Hechten
Responded 25 Oct 2018
Dear, Thank you for your review. We always try to use hints and advices to better our quality. Unfortunately we did not get a feedback on site or with our feedback paper. Comfort and design is a very personal things sometimes, your writing left us speechless for a while though. We will accept your opinion but we also want to explain some things to the readers. We are situated right within the old center to be exactly, just below the castle. So sometimes in can be a bit tricky coming by car, but we send information and have a route map so works well. It is good to know you found the way easily. Thank you also for mentioning our breakfast which you seemed to like. Regarding the cons: Your room (you also posted 2 pictures here) is shown on our website, on booking.com, on tripadvisor, everywhere. So we do not understand why this should look "nothing like the online photos". Of course, there are different types of rooms, especially as they are mostly different shaped and from different times. But we like the individuality. And as mentioned, we show this room everywhere on the pictures? Of course, with bad angles from the middle of the room and poor lightning, one can make every room look different, but the room is popular, spacious and we receive good feedback. Taste is individual, but honestly, we finid this is a nice room. The carpet, with is also on the online pictures by the way, is a high quality carpet that is definitely no outdoor carpet. When prefering non-carpet floor, just let us know when booking. The we can provide a room according. But again, we do not only show pictures with non-carpet floor rooms, so we do not understand why this is expected or taken as a negative thing? There are shutters on the windows and door that allows a complete darkening of the room. The bed is a box spring bed (double spring loaded). Mattrasses are middle hardness by standard. When preferring a harder one, please let us know, in best case in avance so that our maids can prepare according. The sheets are no knit material (does that exist? never heard of that), but 100% cotton and rather soft hotel quality. Maybe you prefer jersey or seersucker style? We regret to learn you did not like, though we never had that complain before. Regarding later check-out, this is possible in some case. When having a whole change of the rooms that needs to be done until 14:00 and with some guests arriving earlier even, this can be impossible sometimes, though I hardly can imagin (sorry) that half an hour has been denied. Of course, you always have the possibility of storing your luggage here while discovering the town and area or using our restaurant. So all in all, we find it tough getting some ideas out of your review. Although really trying to understand and trying to feel your needs, this mostly is so against our other experiences and feedbacks that we stumble.
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Füssen is a tourist town but this hotel has high standards of service and high quality rooms. It is very central but quiet. The breakfast is excellent. If you are driving make sure to reserve a parking place otherwise you could be in for a long search to find one elsewhere in the
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The hotel is in an old building in the center of this old city, but the rooms are thoroughly modern. Ours was very spacious, with large bed and plenty of seating area and closet space.
Great breakfast included. Restaurant is also nice for dinner.
Very reasonable price.
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Response from Hotel_Zum_Hechten, Geschäftsführer at Altstadthotel Zum Hechten
Responded 3 Oct 2018
Thank you, we are happy to hear that you liked our mixture of historical walls and modern perks. Good food, for both breakfast and lunch/dinner, we think is an important thing for a pleasant stay. We hope you travelled on well and send warm regards from now a bit colder Füssen, Your team "Hechten"
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We spent altogether three nights in this hotel on a cycling holiday in Bavaria. The hotel staff were very welcoming and the hotel is very professionally run. Good sized rooms with well appointed showers. Breakfasts were excellent with a good range of cheeses, cold meats, eggs
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Response from Hotel_Zum_Hechten, Geschäftsführer at Altstadthotel Zum Hechten
Responded 30 Sep 2018
Thank you very much for your feedback. This is good to hear. We hope to welcome you back another time, soon. With kind regards from Füssen, Your team "Hechten"
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If you read Rick Steves Germany book you most likely have seen his recommendation for this hotel. During my stay the other Americans were there because of his recommendation! There was even one of his tour groups there during my stay. I stayed here August 31 - September 3rd.
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Response from Hotel_Zum_Hechten, Geschäftsführer at Altstadthotel Zum Hechten
Responded 21 Sep 2018
Dear Tomas, Thank you so much for your review and the warm words. We are glad that you were well guided by Rick Steves and that you enjoyed the mixture of our original historic house with modern perks - and our kitchen, of course. All the best regards!
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Hi, what time is the breakfast served at? Thank you.
Good morning and thank you for contacting us. Breakfast is from 07.30am to 10am, in the season however, we already start 07am. In case of further question, please feel free to contact us again. With kind regards, Your team "Hechten"
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Hi, is there any air conditioning in the room. I will be staying in July. Would it be very hot inside the room during the month of July?
Air conditioning is not usual in Germany and also not available here. Temperatures use to be not too high, but maybe 2-3 weeks in summer. Some fans are available at the reception in case
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Hi all, does the hotel offer sauna, steam or spa facilities? thanks.
There is a small sauna area on underground level of the second building. Usuage is possible from 12-20 hours, costs are € 5,00 per person. Steam or spa facilities are not available. Kind regards
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does this hotel have an elevator and are there in room safes?
No elevator yet, in the traditional hotel, just stairways. A central safe is available, just ask at the reception if you like to deposit anything.
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Wir haben gebucht da wir den Lechweg wandern,können wir das Auto für diese Woche beim Hotel stehen lassen?
Aufgrund der Altstadtlage bestehen PKW-Parkmöglichkeiten nur in beschränkter Anzahl. Diese werden dringend für anwesende Hotelgäste benötigt (Reservierung unbedingt empfohlen und erbeten). Es gibt folgende gute Möglichkeiten (Quelle: Lechweg PUNKT com): "Parken entlang des Lechwegs Lech am Arlberg: Anger Tiefgarage: Nutzungsgebühr von 1 EUR für die gesamte Parkdauer (Öffnungszeiten 24 Stunden). Sie befindet sich im Zentrum und damit unmittelbar in der Nähe vom Lechweg und von den Bushaltestellen. Füssen: P5 - Parkgarage City/Sparkassenhaus, 7 Tage für 40 EUR, Verlängerungstag 3 EUR/Tag Tickets gibt es am Schalter Mo-Fr 7-19 Uhr, Sa 9-16 Uhr oder im Internet unter Apcoa (Tel. +49 (0) 8362 37219); das Wochenticket bitte sofort nach der Einfahrt am Schalter kaufen und das alte Ticket wegwerfen P2 - Eissportzentrum - BLZ Arena (kostenlos). P5 befindet sich im Zentrum, P2 außerhalb. Von dort fährt die Buslinie 71 zum Zentrum bzw. Bus-Bahnhof Füssen. " Quelle = lechweg PUNKT com
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"not all rooms are as nice as the photos."
"Room with balcony"
"There is no lift, but they gave me a ground floor room--very rare!"
"Ask for a room with a view of the castle."
"We stayed in room three, having looked in others on the floor this was by far the largest but had no balcony or pleasant views."
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PRICE RANGE
US$108 - US$186 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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LOCATION
GermanyBavariaSwabiaFussen
NUMBER OF ROOMS
35
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