Van Der Valk Rotterdam Blijdorp  4 stars

Energieweg 2, Rotterdam, 3041 Jc, Rotterdam, Netherlands, 3041 JC  show mapSave
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Overview

Centrally located, the four-star Domina Hotel And Conference is just a short stroll away from the Blijdorp Zoo, Sparta Stadium and the Maritiem Museum.

Built in 2008 the residence boasts its traditional Italian decor, luxurious furniture and high-tech equipment.

All 189 rooms feature plasma televisions, mini-bars, signature bathrooms and private terraces with panoramic city views.

The hotel has a restaurant and a terrace bar on site.

The business center offers conference rooms with sitting capacity from two up to 300 persons, a technology helpdesk and wireless internet access at the rate of EUR12.50 per day.

The health club comes with an indoor swimming pool, a sauna, a steam bath and massage treatments rooms.

Number of rooms   189.

City Center Rotterdam - 1.7 mi
Airports Rotterdam Zestienhoven (RTM) - 2.1 mi, Amsterdam-Schiphol (AMS) - 29.8 mi
Train Stations Station Rotterdam Centraal - 1.1 mi, Station Schiedam Rotterdam West - 1.3 mi
Underground stations Marconiplein - 1.1 mi, Delfshaven - 1.2 mi
Bus stop - 700 ft

Rooms

The hotel offers non-smoking guestrooms and rooms with facilities for disabled people.

Classic rooms come with LCD TVs, office desks, large bathrooms and telephones.

Superior rooms are equipped with safety deposit boxes, desks and separate seating areas.

Executive rooms feature large writing desks, LCD TVs, mini-bars and wake-up service.

Junior suites located on the top floor are provided with extra living and sleeping areas.

Suites have designer bathrooms and private entrances with stunning views over the skyline of Rotterdam.

Baby cots are available on request and all children under the age of 12 stay for free when using existing beddings.

Dining options

Buffet breakfast at the price of EUR16.50 per person per night is served at the Girasoli restaurant Monday through Friday from 6am till 10.30am and at weekend from 7am till 11am.

The Girasoli restaurant offers superb Italian cuisine daily from 6am till 10pm.

The American bar welcomes the guests for a wide range of cocktails and light snacks Monday through Sunday from early morning till 1am.

You can start your day with a buffet breakfast, which costs EUR 17.50 per person per night. 

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Facilities

General
  • Free parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • Car rental
  • Currency exchange
  • Pets allowed
  • Elevator
  • Bus parking
  • Storage space
  • 24-Hour Front Desk
  • Front desk
  • Newspapers/magazines
  • Tour desk
Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas and is free of charge.

Guest Parking

Free Public hotel parking is possible on site.

Activities
  • Spa & wellness center
Services
  • Bell staff/porter
  • Maid Service
  • Medical Facilities Service
  • Laundry
  • Shuttle service
  • Dry cleaning
Dining facilities
  • Breakfast buffet
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Cocktail lounge
  • In-room breakfast
Business facilities
  • Wi-Fi Internet
  • Business center
  • Internet corner
  • Fax/photocopying
Meeting facilities
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
  • Meeting room
  • Conference facilities
Children's facilities
  • Child care
Facilities for people with disabilities
  • Rooms/facilities for people with disabilities
  • Wheel chair access
Leisure and relaxation facilities
  • Sauna
  • Fitness center
  • Exercise gym
  • Bicycle rentals
Room facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Room service
  • Heating
  • Tea and Coffee Facilities
  • Ironing facilities
  • Work desk
  • Cribs available
  • Mini bar
  • Connecting rooms
  • Terrace
  • Dressing area
Living Area
  • Sitting area
Bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower
  • Toilet
  • Slippers
Kitchen facilities
  • Refrigerator
Media
  • Cable TV
  • Satellite TV
  • LCD TV
  • Analog data port
  • Free movies/video
  • Pay TV
  • In-room computer
  • AM/FM alarm clock
  • Telephone
  • Radio
  • Internet access
  • DVD player
  • Hi-Fi
Room decor
  • Soundproofed windows

Policies

Check-In

from  2 pm

Check-Out

until  12 pm

Children and extra beds
  • All children under the age of 3 may stay for free in an extra bed. 
  • All children under the age of 12 may stay at the price of EUR 15 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of EUR 30 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 2. 
Pets

Pets are allowed on request.

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The hotel offers non-smoking guestrooms and rooms with facilities for disabled people.

Classic rooms come with LCD TVs, office desks, large bathrooms and telephones.

Superior rooms are equipped with safety deposit boxes, desks and separate seating areas.

Executive rooms feature large writing desks, LCD TVs, mini-bars and wake-up service.

Junior suites located on the top floor are provided with extra living and sleeping areas.

Suites have designer bathrooms and private entrances with stunning views over the skyline of Rotterdam.

Baby cots are available on request and all children under the age of 12 stay for free when using existing beddings.

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              Van Der Valk Rotterdam Blijdorp LocationWhat's nearby

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              What's nearby

              Tourist attractions
              • Diergaarde Blijdorp
                2000 ft
              • Rotterdam ByCycle
                1.1 mi
              • Rotterdam - die Stadt
                1.2 mi
              Popular areas
              • City Center
                1.7 mi
              Places of interest
              • Holland Casino Rotterdam
                1.3 mi
              Train stations
              • Station Rotterdam Centraal
                1.1 mi
              • Station Rotterdam Bergweg
                1.2 mi
              • Station Schiedam Rotterdam West
                1.2 mi
              • Station Rotterdam Hofplein
                1.6 mi
              • Station Rotterdam Kleiweg
                1.6 mi
              Stadiums
              • Sparta Stadium
                3300 ft
              Museums
              • Maritiem Museum
                1.2 mi
              • Art Museum Rotterdam
                1.5 mi
              • Institute of Dutch Architecture
                1.5 mi
              • Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen
                1.6 mi
              • Chabot Museum
                1.6 mi
              • Dutch Museum of Photography
                1.6 mi
              Arboretum, Green spaces, Zoos
              • Rotterdam Zoo
                400 ft
              Theaters
              • Pathé Schouwburgplein
                1.4 mi
              • Rotterdamse Schouwburg
                1.4 mi
              • Luxor Theater Rotterdam
                1.5 mi
              Underground stations
              • Marconiplein
                1.0 mi
              • Delfshaven
                1.2 mi
              • Centraal Station
                1.2 mi
              • Schiedam Centrum
                1.4 mi
              • Coolhaven
                1.4 mi
              • Dijkzigt
                1.4 mi
              • Eendrachtsplein
                1.5 mi
              • Hofplein
                1.6 mi
              • Stadhuis
                1.6 mi

              Local Attractions

              • Groothandelsgebouw
                1.2 mi
                RotterdamThe Netherlands
              • Museum De Dubbelde Palmboom
                1.3 mi
                Voorhaven 12, Rotterdam
              • Reeuwijkse Plassen
                1.5 mi
                Overschieseweg 204, Reeuwijk
              • Netherlands Architecture Institute (NAI)
                1.5 mi
                Museum Park 25, Rotterdam
              • Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen
                1.6 mi
                Museum Park 18-20, Rotterdam

              Near the hotel

              • Rotterdam Zoo
                200 ft
                Blijdorplaan 8, Rotterdam
              Getting there.

              Rotterdam Zestienhoven Airport is about 5.6km away from the hotel.

              Taxi rates:EUR10-EUR15

              By car head southwest on Doenkade/N209 toward Schieveensedijk/Vliegveldweg, continue to follow N209 for 2km, turn right onto the A13 ramp to Ring Rotterdam/Rotterdam/Utrecht/Hoek for about 210m and turn sharp right onto A13 for 1.9km, take exit 13-Knooppunt Kleinpolderplein for E25/A20 toward Ring Rotterdam (West)/Centrum/Europoort/Hoek Van Holland/Havens for 230m, later take exit 13-Overschie for 400m, turn slight right toward Abraham van Stolkweg for 400m, then turn right onto Abraham van Stolkweg for 250m, at the roundabout take the 3rd exit onto Blijdorplaan for 170m, turn right onto Energieweg, the hotel will be on the left.

              Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is 57.1km away.

              By car head north on Vertrekpassage for 87m and turn left to stay on Vertrekpassage for about 290m, continue onto Ceintuurbaan Noord for 350m, turn slight right toward Ceintuurbaan Noord for 350m, keep left at the fork, following the signs for A4/Den Haag/Rotterdam and merge onto A4 for 38.9km, take exit Ypenburg to merge onto A13/E19 toward Rijswijk/Delft/Rotterdam for 15.6km, later take exit 13-Knooppunt Kleinpolderplein for E25/A20 toward Ring Rotterdam for 230m, turn right toward Abraham van Stolkweg for 400m, turn right onto Abraham van Stolkweg for 250m, at the roundabout take the 3rd exit onto Blijdorplaan for 170m, turn right onto Energieweg, the hotel will be on the left.

              Van Der Valk Rotterdam Blijdorp Reviews

              Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Van Der Valk Rotterdam Blijdorp

              Average guest rating

              7.4
              out of 10
              Very good
              Based on 144 reviews

              Rating by category:

              Location
              8.3
              Service
              6.6
              Value
              7.3
              Rooms
              8.2
              Dining
              8.1

              Individual guest reviews

              • Couple

                Spacious room, nice staff

                Location is not so good if you don't drive there. Breakfast is expensive.

                • Average rating
                  7.4
              • Couple

                Roomsize, cleanliness, great buffet breakfast

                • Average rating
                  9.2
              • Group of friends

                Its an impeccable 4 star hotel, ultra modern and stylish, I could not believe we were only charged 80 euro per night, very quiet at night. Next to the Blijdorp zoo. Free parking.

                • Average rating
                  10.0
              • Older travelers

                Did not like the recptionist , he was quite arrogant

                • Average rating
                  8.8
              • Single

                all the staff are very good, room is clean.

                location is far from city center. and room space is not good but comfortable.

                • Average rating
                  7.4
              • Older travelers

                the personnel from the restaurant

                the reception desk personnel was bad, booked room was not ready, had to wait 2 hours before we got the key (we entered the hotel at 4 pm) restaurant choise is far less then other hotels, situation is bad because of the traffic for the entrance to Blijdorp Zoo. The pool was in an other location adn had to pay for the entrance. This is not Van Der Valk as we knew from some years ago. No value for money.

                • Average rating
                  3.8
              • Single

                Quiet well insulated rooms.

                Breakfast should be from 0600 during the week for business users as 0630 is too late for many.

                • Average rating
                  7.0
              • Older travelers

                The location was ok.

                By booking the Hotel there was no choice, so you can only ask for a twin room in remarks//wishes, but coming in the Hotel suddenly they see your wish and they cannot help you to fullfill, because the Hotel is booked.So, an anouncement of classic room is not enough to be placed in your booking list. Rooms are very small, but everything is there. There are better V.D. Valk hotels than this one!!

                • Average rating
                  5.0
              • Family with children

                how quite the rooms were. Best I've stayed in.

                The bed was a little low, especialy as I had a room desgined for a wheelchair user.

                • Average rating
                  9.2
              • Couple

                Our sink got blocked, after repairing it we were asked not to use it to avoid any other inconvenience!

                • Average rating
                  8.2
              • Family with children

                The Gym in the neighbourhood was nice (€10).

                Very unkindly and almost no service. The beds had very worn-out mattresses.

                • Average rating
                  4.6
              • Single

                Quite and Clean

                It is more about Booked.net. I expected that the price in Booked.net include everything but they were an unexpected touristic tax to pay and the breakfast was not included in the price.

                • Average rating
                  6.2
              • Single

                Large rooms, quiet location close to city

                minibar not available to use in superior room

                • Average rating
                  7.4
              • Group of friends

                Breakfast

                Unfriendly staff, poor Internet speed

                • Average rating
                  5.4
              • Family with children

                Its very smart building. Clear. I think I recomedet it my friends and family. So interesting restotant.

                • Average rating
                  6.2
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