The world's largest travel website, TripAdvisor, has just published their annual Travelers' Choice list of Denmark's 25 best hotels, based on guests' own user reviews. This year the seaside hotel Bandholm Hotel tops the list as Denmark's best hotel.
"We are very honored that our guests have given us such great ratings, and that they want to tell others about their experiences here at Bandholm Hotel," says General Manager Joseph Kristiansen. "Happy guests means everything to us and is crucial in our trade. We work every day on all facets of the operation to give people the best possible stay with us. We can see that this has paid off, and it animates us to continue to constantly improve the experience for our guests," Joseph Kristiansen says.
When the world's highest estimated travel review site TripAdvisor announces Bandholm Hotel as Denmark's best hotel, it is based on a range of parameters such as location, rooms, service, value for money and cleanliness. In all categories Bandholm Hotel is at 4.5 or 5 points out of a possible 5. Out of 429 reviews 74% percent of the visitors deemed their experience "excellent" and 23% rated "very good".
When looking at the users' reviews, it is especially Bandholm Hotel’s location overlooking the sea, the good service and atmosphere of the place, the beautiful and clean rooms, the good food in the restaurant and the quality of the wellness treatments that are highlighted. The hotel is centrally located in a popular tourist area, close to e.g. Knuthenborg Safari Park, and only 20 min. from Rødby-Puttgarden ferries.
In addition to the hotel as a whole, Bandholm Hotel's restaurant is also highly praised on TripAdvisor with 158 reviews and an average rating of 4.5 out of 5. The hotel cooperates with a number of local food producers at international high level, which helps to deliver the fresh and tasty ingredients which the hotel's cuisine is known for.
Facts about Bandholm Hotel
Bandholm Hotel is a classic and grand seaside hotel located in scenic surroundings on the north coast of Lolland, with direct access to the beach in front of the hotel. The seaside hotel has 40 elegant rooms, 7 of which are overlooking the Småland Sea. Bandholm Hotel has rich historical ancestry with royally granted privilege dating back to 1692. The main building was designed by British architects and built by the county of Knuthenborg in 1886. Today, the hotel appears completely and lovingly restored in the original manor style with all modern hotel facilities.
In the summer season, the hotel's guests can enjoy a drink or dine outside on the large sun terrace overlooking the water. Just off the patio the old vintage train stops with its distinctive whistle and cloud of steam and takes passengers on a nostalgic trip through the woods to Maribo.
The hotel is located on the waterfront, inviting visitors to a romantic stroll along the harbor promenade with beautiful views of the still water and the unique Lolland light. Along the promenade there is a marina and a small local ferry which you can take on an excursion to the small islands Askø and Lilleø.
The hotel, the restaurant and the wellness centre are open every day, all year.
Awards and prizes
In 2017, Bandholm Hotels been awarded by TripAdvisor as Denmark's best hotel. Bandholm Hotel has also won TripAdvisor's coveted Travellers' Choice Award in 2015, 2016 and 2017 as well as the Certificate of Excellence in 2014, 2015 and 2016. In addition, the hotel has won the prestigious Luxury Travel Guide's Luxury Sea View Hotel of The Year 2016. In December 2015 Bandholm Hotel's restaurant was nominated the most popular restaurant in the whole of Eastern Denmark by DinnerBooking.com. On the major booking portals Booking.com and Hotels.com Bandholm Hotel is also top of the line with numerous reviews, and ratings of 9.2 out of 10 and 4.6 out of 5 respectively.