How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Minbar in room
- Drycleaning onsite
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Tennis Court
- Non-smoking hotel
TripAdvisor Reviews SportSchloss Velen
Travel Blogs from Velen
... excited to meet my little cousin, Theo. Today, we went to Haltern. You may have heard of city because of the exchange students from this town who passed away in the German Wings plane crash earlier this year. We went paddle boating along the stream. It was a relaxing ...
Today was a girls only day, a full day of shopping in Oberhausen Germany, this is a 50 minute drive for us (my family lives 10 minutes from the German border). The Germans are very rude people, not friendly at all. The shopping centre we went to is huge, makes Shellharbour Square look very small, we didn't get the see the whole centre, especially with the way Jennifer, her daughter Merlin and Katie like to shop in every shop. ...
... Kebab's for dinner. Lennox was kind enough to let me have a wee drive on the roads. I must say it was very very different and took a minute of getting used to. I also found myself unable to trust anyone on the roads as you do with New Zealand roads. Nevertheless it was a safe and good experience and I was completely within the law doing so. We then went on an autobahn (Lennox was driving) which was a unique and yet scary experience.
Following this we ...
I was always gonna be late, and whilst camping was getting tempting, I jaust wanted a base to plan my next move. The man at the hotel was very nice, he even called me to tell me how to check in as he was closing at 22.00Sally Sat nav said I should be there by 22.30, no worries he said use ...
... lunch...delicious! Then cruising for the afternoon on the River Rhine. Hot weather reaching 29deg great for beer drinking as we cruised looking at almost vertical vineyards on the hills side hills. Gorgeous villages on both sides of river and castle after castle some huge and impregnable looking others picturesque some converted to hotels but all perched on ...