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Get an overview of this hotelFamily-friendly hotel with 2 restaurants and full-service spa


This family-friendly Utrecht hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Park Nieuweroord and Dom Church. Beatrix Theater and Utrecht Botanical Gardens are also within 3 mi (5 km).

Hotel Features

This smoke-free hotel features 2 restaurants, a full-service spa, and an indoor pool. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, a fitness center, a bar/lounge, and a sauna are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 121 rooms feature thoughtful touches like bathrobes and slippers, plus free WiFi and LED TVs with digital channels. Other amenities available to guests include 24-hour room service, minibars, and separate bathtubs and showers.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to a full-service spa, Grand Hotel Karel V features an indoor pool and a sauna. Dining is available at one of the hotel's 2 restaurants. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary.

Business-related amenities at this 5-star property consist of a business center and meeting rooms. 13 meeting rooms are available. This luxury hotel also offers a fitness center, spa services, and a terrace. Onsite parking is available (surcharge).

Grand Hotel Karel V is a smoke-free property.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Total number of rooms - 121 
  • Number of floors - 4 
  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Business center 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Concierge services 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-in 
  • Express check-out 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Computer station 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Meeting rooms 15 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Garden 
  • Terrace 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Number of restaurants - 2 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 13 
  • Sauna 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 2 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Steam room 
  • Indoor pool 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Indoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Self parking (surcharge), Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Pay movies 
  • Air conditioning 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Minibar 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Turndown service 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Slippers 
  • Separate bathtub and shower 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Desk 
  • Digital TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • LED TV 

Where to Eat

Continental breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning.

Grand Restaurant Karel V - This restaurant serves dinner only. Open select days.

Brasserie Goeie Louisa - This brasserie serves lunch and dinner.

Caves Caroli - This bar serves light fare only. Open select days.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an indoor pool, a sauna, and a fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Bicycle rentals on site 

Spa Services

Guests can indulge in a pampering treatment at the hotel's full-service spa. Services include massages, facials, body treatments, and manicures and pedicures. The spa is equipped with a sauna, a spa tub, and a steam room.

  • Steam room in spa 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Sauna in spa 
  • Spa tub in spa 
  • Massages 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 


To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Check-in time ends at 5:30 AM


Check-out time is noon

Payment types


  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of EUR 15 per pet, per night
  • Dogs only

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Special cancellation policies or charges may apply for group reservations (more than 8 rooms for the same property / stay dates).


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • A 5 percent city/local tax will be charged
The charges below are included in your overall room price:
  • Resort fee
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for continental breakfast: EUR 22.50 for adults and EUR 12.50 for children (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: EUR 15 per night
  • Valet parking fee: EUR 51 per night
  • Pet fee: EUR 15 per pet, per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: EUR 40 per day
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Grand Hotel Karel
  • Grand Hotel Karel V
  • Grand Hotel Karel V Utrecht
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  • Grand Karel V
  • Grand Karel V Utrecht
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  • Karel Hotel
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We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. A resort fee is included in the total price displayed. One child 4 years old or younger stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Green Key (nogle), a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

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