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

Free Wi-Fi
Parking

EUR 12.80 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour reception

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

A la carte restaurant

Cafe

Dining room

Shuttle

Free shuttle service

TV

Television in lobby

Meeting facilities

Catering service

Overview

The 3-star City Hotel Nieuw Minerva is set just 2.7 km from Drievliet, Heimatmuseum Veldzicht and Corpus. This Dutch building was refurbished in 2011.

This property is positioned in the heart of Leiden. The venue is set just 10 minutes' walk from Leiden center.

The hotel boasts close proximity to restaurants and bars.

City Hotel Nieuw Minerva is within a 25-minute drive to Rotterdam Zestienhoven airport.

Rooms

City Hotel Nieuw Minerva has beautiful rooms fitted with central heating, a personal computer, a work desk, a safe and high-speed internet. They provide bathrooms with a bathtub, a hairdryer and a shower.

Eat & Drink

A historic area features Victor Russo's Osteria and Tacos Don Pancho within 50 meters of the venue.

Services

The on-site conveniences include a storage room, a news stand and a car park.

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
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • VIP 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
  • Computer rental
  • Fax/Photocopying

Leisure facilities

  • Television in lobby

Room facilities

  • Heating
  • Dining room
  • Dressing area
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer

Media

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

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  1 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 1 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

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
  • Botanical Gardens
    900 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
Bed type: Double bed
Size: 185 sq. feet
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  • Private bathroom
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Room Facilities:Heating, Wardrobe, Shower, Toilet, Bathroom, Bath or Shower, TV, Telephone, Radio, Wake Up Service/Alarm Clock, View, Wifi

Room facilities
    City Hotel Nieuw Minerva photos Room
    Luxury Double Room
    Bed type: Double bed
    Size: 220 sq. feet
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      How to reach hotel

      hotel City Hotel Nieuw Minerva - Leiden Leiden location
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      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
      • Botanical Gardens
        900 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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      City Hotel Nieuw Minerva Location

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      What's nearby

      Tourist attractions

      • Stadt - 400 ft

      Popular areas

      • City Center - 1000 ft

      Places of interest

      • International Institute for Asian Studies - 1000 ft
      • Leiden University - 1400 ft
      • Leiden Centraal Station - 2300 ft
      • Naturalis - 3700 ft
      • Leiden Lammenschans Station - 4600 ft
      • Leiden De Vink Station - 1.6 mi

      Train stations

      • Station Leiden Centraal - 2300 ft
      • Station Leiden Lammenschans - 4600 ft
      • Station Leiden De Vink - 1.6 mi

      Historical sites

      • Pieterskerk - 700 ft

      Museums

      • Naturalis Museum - 400 ft
      • Rijksmuseum van Oudheden - 1000 ft
      • Rijksmuseum voor Volkenkunde - 1400 ft
      • National Naturehistorical Museum - 3700 ft

      Local attractions

      • Corpus - 1.7 mi
        Willem Einthovenstraat 1, Oegstgeest
      • Duinrell Amusement Park - 4.4 mi
        Duinrell 1, Wassenaar
      • Heimatmuseum Veldzicht - 4.6 mi
        Herenweg 114, Noordwijk
      • Rijn - 1.9 mi
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      • Tikibad - 4.4 mi
        Duinrell 1, Wassenaar

      Near the hotel

      • Museum Boerhaave - 500 ft
        Lange St. Agnietenstraat 10, Leiden
      • Pieterskerk - 900 ft
        LeidenThe Netherlands
      • Municipal Museum of Leiden - 1100 ft
        Oude Singel 28-32, Leiden
      • National Museum of Ethnology - 1600 ft
        Steenstraat 1, Leiden
      • Botanical Gardens - 900 ft
        Rapenburg 73, Leiden
      • National Museum of Antiquities - 1000 ft
        Rapenburg 28, Leiden
      • Leiden American Pilgrim Museum - 1500 ft
        Beschuitsteeg 9, Leiden

      Restaurants nearby

      • Tacos Don Pancho - 100 ft

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

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

      • Olo Roso - 200 ft

        Address: Breestraat 49

        Cuisine: Spanish

      • Olive Garden - 500 ft

        Address: Vrouwenkerkhof 1

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

      • Victor Russo's Osteria - 100 ft

        Address: Vrowensteeg

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

      • India Way Tandoori Restaurant - 400 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

      DutchHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedLeidenCity Hotel Nieuw Minerva

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

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      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
      • Botanical Gardens
        900 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

      Use Badge