City Hotel Nieuw Minerva - Leiden

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Boommarkt 23, Leiden, Netherlands, 2311 EA  show map
 3 stars
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City Hotel Nieuw Minerva - Leiden

Wi-Fi
Parking

EUR 12.80 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

A la carte restaurant

Cafe

Dining room

Shuttle

Free shuttle service

TV

Leisure/ TV room

Meeting facilities

Catering service

Overview

A 5-minute walk from Rijksmuseum van Oudheden, City Hotel Nieuw Minerva is a 3-star excellent property offering a beautiful accommodation. City Hotel Nieuw Minerva has welcomed guests in Leiden since 1600.

Leiden center can be reached within 10 minutes' walk. There are restaurants and bars in the area.

Rotterdam Zestienhoven airport can be reached by car within 30 minutes.

Rooms

City Hotel Nieuw Minerva features rooms with a classic interior that come with a heating system, a safe, a personal computer, a wardrobe and a work desk for a pleasant stay in Leiden. Guests can make use of a bathtub, a shower and a hairdryer.

Eat & Drink

Located 50 meters away from the hotel Victor Russo's Osteria and Tacos Don Pancho serve a great selection of Italian and Mexican food.

Services

There are a storage room, a safe deposit box and a news stand provided on-site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Public parking is possible at a location nearby at EUR 12.80 per day.

Year renovated:   2011.  Number of rooms:   34.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • VIP check-in/ -out
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • Pets allowed
  • 24-hour security
  • Luggage storage
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Bicycle storage
  • Multilingual staff

Sports & Fitness

  • Cycling

Services

  • Free shuttle service
  • Bicycle rental
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wake up service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Shoe shine service
  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Cafe
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Catering service

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Secretarial service
  • Computer rental
  • Fax/Photocopying

Leisure facilities

  • Leisure/ TV room

Room facilities

  • Heating
  • Connecting rooms
  • Dining room
  • Dressing area
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Bathroom
  • Shower
  • Hair dryer

Media

  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 1 pm FREE
Check-out until 11 am FREE

Children and extra beds

All children
0 - 1 year
Existing bedding FREE
There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Boommarkt 23, Leiden, Netherlands, 2311 EA

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City Center
  • Leiden
    1400 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • Station Leiden Centraal
    2700 ft
  • Station Leiden Lammenschans
    5000 ft
Underground stations
  • Voorburg T Loo
    7.5 mi
  • Laan van Noi
    8.3 mi
  • Bus stop
    1000 ft
Restaurants
  • Tacos Don Pancho (cuisine: Mexican)
    100 ft
  • Victor Russo's Osteria (cuisine: Italian)
    100 ft
Parks
  • Rijn (Rhine)
    600 ft
  • Botanical Gardens (Hortus Botanicus)
    1500 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  1 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2011
  • Number of rooms:
    34

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Rooms and availability

City Hotel Nieuw Minerva photos Room
Double Room
  • Room size:

    185 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Non-smoking
    • Heating
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  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Walk-in closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

Room Facilities:Heating, Wardrobe, Shower, Toilet, Bathroom, Bath or Shower, TV, Telephone, Radio, Wake Up Service/Alarm Clock, View, Wifi

City Hotel Nieuw Minerva photos Room
Luxury Double Room
  • Room size:

    220 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds or 1 Double bed

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  • General:Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Toilet
  • Media:TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

Rooms are 20 square metres.

City Hotel Nieuw Minerva Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Stadt400 ft

Popular areas

  • City Center1000 ft

Places of interest

  • International Institute for Asian Studies1000 ft
  • Leiden University1400 ft
  • Leiden Centraal Station2300 ft
  • Naturalis3700 ft
  • Leiden Lammenschans Station4600 ft
  • Leiden De Vink Station1.6 mi

Train stations

  • Station Leiden Centraal2300 ft
  • Station Leiden Lammenschans4600 ft
  • Station Leiden De Vink1.6 mi

Historical sites

  • Pieterskerk700 ft

Museums

  • Naturalis Museum400 ft
  • Rijksmuseum van Oudheden1000 ft
  • Rijksmuseum voor Volkenkunde1400 ft
  • National Naturehistorical Museum3700 ft

Local attractions

  • CORPUS \'journey through the human body\'1.7 mi
    Willem Einthovenstraat 1
  • Duinrell Amusement Park4.7 mi
    Duinrell 1
  • Tikibad4.6 mi
    Duinrell 1
  • Kasteel Duivenvoorde4.5 mi
    Laan van Duivenvoorde 4
  • Regional Museum Veldzicht 4.6 mi
    Herenweg 114

Near the hotel

  • Museum Boerhaave500 ft
    Lange St. Agnietenstraat 10
  • National Museum of Antiquities (Rijksmuseum van Oudheden)900 ft
    Rapenburg 28
  • Pieterskerk1100 ft
    Pieterskerkhof 1a Kloksteeg 16
  • Museum De Lakenhal 1100 ft
    Oude Singel 28-32
  • Rijn (Rhine)600 ft
    LeidenThe Netherlands
  • Sieboldhuis 1000 ft
    Rapenburg 19
  • De Burcht1100 ft
    Burgsteeg 14

Restaurants nearby

  • Tacos Don Pancho100 ft

    Address: Aalmarkt 1-2
    Phone: +31 71 785 2358

    62% likes this, based on 12 reviews
    Cuisine: Mexican

  • Olo Roso300 ft

    Address: Breestraat 49

    Cuisine: Spanish

  • Olive Garden500 ft

    Address: Vrouwenkerkhof 1

    62% likes this, based on 25 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian

  • Victor Russo's Osteria100 ft

    Address: Vrowensteeg

    71% likes this, based on 22 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian

  • India Way Tandoori Restaurant400 ft

    Address: Vrouwenkerk- koorstraat 7
    Phone: 071-5149017

    83% likes this, based on 52 reviews

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  1 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2011
  • Number of rooms:
    34

Hotel Awards

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  • Voorschoten hotels - 6 km
  • Wassenaar hotels - 8 km
  • Noordwijk hotels - 11 km
  • Oegstgeest hotels - 3 km
  • Kaag hotels - 8 km
  • Sassenheim hotels - 7 km

City Hotel Nieuw Minerva Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at City Hotel Nieuw Minerva

Average guest rating

7.2out of 10
Very good
Based on 236 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Single
    9.6

    It was clean and basic but good value for money. The staff were very friendly and helpful.

  • Couple
    9.2

    Everything was very very nice, the autenthicity of the original vintage dutch furniture of the lobby and breakfast room was even mentioned in the city boat trip!

    no, everything was 100% ok :-)

  • Older travelers
    5.8

    Central location in Leiden and old-fashioned charm

    There were roadworks (canal bank) immediately ouside the hotel and no hotel parking. Public parking was expensive at 12 Euros per day starting at 0900 (before we were ready to leave the hotel).

  • Single
    10.0

    The friendliness of the staff, the cleanliness, and the excellent buffet breakfast. Some of the rooms appear to be themed, and I had a beautiful room that looked like something out of Arabian Nights, with Moroccan lamps, a canopy and shiny cushions.

    If you want to work in your room, the bathroom is the only place that has sufficient lighting. (This is true for most hotels, though.) Since the hotel is excellent otherwise, I would suggest bringing your own reading light.

  • Single
    7.4

    Excellent location, all of central Leiden is within walking distance. Charming interior, my room was comfortable and had a view over the canal.

    There was occasional noise outside in the evening. I was ok with it, but a light sleeper might feel different. Getting the shower to keep an even temperature was a bit of a balancing act.

  • Single
    3.2

    Location was quite central.

    The hotel is probably the worst place I have ever stayed at. Firstly the street outside is littered with garbage. The canal bridge is closed and construction materials are everywhere. As soon as I netered the hotel I couldn't breathe as it is really old.I Was given a room on the third floor. There is no lift and you have to snake through dozens of stairs. Upstairs it is like a disused furniture shop, atmosphere full of a cocktail of dust, mites, smell of rotten wood and condensation. The name Niew meaning new is a bit of joke as everything is ancient here. There was nothing else there except "my room" I had an instant asthma attack. I decided immediately that I couldn't spend a night there. I asked to change the room. The young receptionist was sympathatic but the old one, probaly the land landy acted like mother superior. After a bit of argument I was given another room on second floor. The same state of affair but at least there were other rooms. The breakfast was equally next to nothing at an extra price. Bread, wafer thin cold meats. Eggs were raw and had n time to cook them. Very disappointing and a real rip off. I came for a week but I asked to check out immediately. There was another hard faced oldish woman who argued why I wanted to leave. I think this place should be closed down and whoever decides to give licences to this type of properties and services is out of his mind. My advice rather sleep at the station than staying here. I am amazed who on earth writes good reviews about this so called hotel. People do have their tastes! If your mother-in-law insists coming to Leiden with you then I suggest you put her here.

  • Single
    7.8

    Very clean, albeit aged decor. Lots of bars and restaurants near by.

    No lift, so if you have heavy luggage ask for assistance. Student Union behind hotel, can get noisy at closing time

  • Single
    7.0

    central location in the middle of Leiden, some rooms are really nice

    other rooms are less nice...

  • Family with children
    5.0

    Central location

    Room a bit dingy and hot and no coffee or tea facilities

  • Older travelers
    7.4

    close to local facilities - walking distance of station, shops and local attractions

    very small bedrooms and original room allocated to us was above the side alley and we had a very disturbed night due to night club. Cost was high for the size of room. Air con would be nice...

  • Single
    7.8

    Excellent location, in the very center of Leiden. Good value for money

  • Single
    8.8

    Room was clean. Staff very friendly. The breakfast was good although not included in price.

    Internet is way too expensive (6 euros per hour). On top of that it was not very stable. I got disconnected several times, but I did not miss any time since the clock is running only when you are connected. Good overall speed though.

  • Older travelers
    6.2

    Comfortable mattress and good light over the desk

    Small room, not enough space between wall and bed. No lift. No coffee/tea facilities. Not reachable bed light switches.

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    Very convenient for Leiden itself, and only 500m from the main train station, with, therefore easy access through The Netherlands.

  • Older travelers
    4.6

    Situation of hotel for wandering around leiden is good. Good rail links and bus services to other areas.

    Cleanliness of our room was a problem. Before and during our 4 night stay the bath was not cleaned. The hotel menu was poor. Generally there was a lack of effort in every area.

How to reach hotel

hotel City Hotel Nieuw Minerva - Leiden Leiden location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

Boommarkt 23, Leiden, Netherlands, 2311 EA

Get directions
City Center
  • Leiden
    1400 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • Station Leiden Centraal
    2700 ft
  • Station Leiden Lammenschans
    5000 ft
Underground stations
  • Voorburg T Loo
    7.5 mi
  • Laan van Noi
    8.3 mi
  • Bus stop
    1000 ft
Restaurants
  • Tacos Don Pancho (cuisine: Mexican)
    100 ft
  • Victor Russo's Osteria (cuisine: Italian)
    100 ft
Parks
  • Rijn (Rhine)
    600 ft
  • Botanical Gardens (Hortus Botanicus)
    1500 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  1 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2011
  • Number of rooms:
    34

Hotel Awards

DutchHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedLeidenCity Hotel Nieuw Minerva

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Family Hotels in Netherlands

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