Best Western Hotel Cristal - Munich

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Schwanthalerstrasse 36, Munich, Germany, 80336  show map
 4 stars
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Best Western Hotel Cristal - Munich

Paid Wi-Fi

Parking

EUR 14 per day

Luggage storage
Late check-in/ -out
Food/ Drinks

A la carte restaurant

Welcome drink

Snack bar

Coffee shop

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Spa and relaxation

Sauna

Laundry

Self-service laundry

Verified Reviews:

  • Room was well decorated - Wonderful breakfast - City centre hotel
  • Reception area is fine - Friendly staff - Rooms are functional
  • Good enough bar - Bathroom was clean - Lifts aren't the best
  • Beds were fine - Staff at the desk were polite - Delicious breakfast
  • Rooms very nice - Lot of street noise - Close to rail station

Overview

Best Western Hotel Cristal is a 5-story hotel in a central area of Munich at a close proximity to GOP Variete, Museum Brandhorst and Deutsches Museum offering modern rooms along with a casino and a cocktail lounge. The hotel was opened in 1991 and remains an example of Mediterranean architecture in Munich ever since.

The city center is about 10 minutes on foot. An underground station as well as Hauptbahnhof subway station are not far from the hotel.

The hotel is situated near a museum and a church.

There is Central Munich train station nearby. Best Western Hotel Cristal is located within 30 km from Franz Josef Strauss airport.

Rooms

This stylish hotel comprises of rooms like comfort double room, executive double room and standard triple room with tasteful decor and such comforts as TV, a laptop-size safe, heating, Wi-Fi and a living area. The rooms have a beautiful view of the street. They provide bathrooms with a hairdryer, a bathtub and a shower.

Eat & Drink

Offering a rich buffet breakfast, the hotel welcomes guests from 06:00 to 11:00 to the bar. Guests can enjoy fresh flavors of international meals at the full service restaurant. There is an onsite Bistro bar to relax in. 1912 Restaurant & Bar and Ristorante CA'D'ORO offer an assortment of dishes within 50 meters of the property.

The hotel offers a buffet breakfast at the price of EUR 16.50 per person per night. 

Services

Business guests will appreciate a meeting room, an exhibition space and a banquet hall available on site.

Relax

The hotel provides cots and a play area for families with children.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for additional charge.

High-speed internet access is available in the hotel rooms at EUR 3.90 per day.

Guest Parking

public parking is possible on site at EUR 14 per day.

Number of floors:   5.  Number of rooms:   100.

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Facilities

General

  • Paid Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Handicap parking
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Adults only
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe deposit box
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Coffee shop
  • Currency exchange
  • Beauty salon
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Wheelchair access

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • Room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Wedding services
  • Welcome drink
  • Bank service
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Shoe shine service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Continental breakfast
  • Carryout breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Fine dining
  • Snack bar
  • Coffee/ Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Exhibition space
  • Meeting room
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Children's play area
  • DVDs/ Videos for children

Leisure facilities

  • Casino
  • Sauna
  • Television in lobby

Room view

  • Courtyard view
  • Street view

Room facilities

  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Mirror

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor
  • Blackout curtains

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • All children under the age of 12 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Schwanthalerstrasse 36, Munich, Germany, 80336

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City Center
  • Munich
    2000 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • Central Station Munich
    1000 ft
Underground stations
  • Hauptbahnhof 1 underground station
    1000 ft
  • Hauptbahnhof underground station
    1000 ft
Restaurants
  • 1912 Restaurant & Bar (cuisine: Mediterranean)
    100 ft
  • Oleo Pazzo (cuisine: Mediterranean)
    100 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of floors:
    5
  • Number of rooms:
    100

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Rooms and availability

Best Western Hotel Cristal photos Room Twin Room City View
Standard Room
Bed type: Double bed or Twin beds or Bed assigned on arrival
Size: 270 sq. feet
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  • Air conditioning
  • Private bathroom
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This cozy room with pleasant design features comfortable furnishings and offers a street view. It boasts a high-quality sleeping zone, functional desk space and private bathroom with all modern facilities.

Room facilities
    Best Western Hotel Cristal photos Room Double Room Courtyard View
    Comfort Room
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    Large, comfortable room is quiet located and offers a courtyard view. It features a cozy sleeping zone, workplace and a cozy seating area. A private bathroom has all modern facilities.

    Best Western Hotel Cristal photos Room Double Room City View
    Junior Suite
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    Beautiful, spacious junior suite is quiet located and offers a courtyard view. It features separate sleeping and living area as well as a large bathroom with all modern facilities.

    How to reach hotel

    hotel Best Western Hotel Cristal - Munich Munich location
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    Hotel Address:

    Schwanthalerstrasse 36, Munich, Germany, 80336

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Munich
      2000 ft
    Airports
    Train Stations
    • Central Station Munich
      1000 ft
    Underground stations
    • Hauptbahnhof 1 underground station
      1000 ft
    • Hauptbahnhof underground station
      1000 ft
    Restaurants
    • 1912 Restaurant & Bar (cuisine: Mediterranean)
      100 ft
    • Oleo Pazzo (cuisine: Mediterranean)
      100 ft
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  2 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  11 am
    • Number of floors:
      5
    • Number of rooms:
      100

    Hotel Awards

    GermanHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedMunichBest Western Hotel Cristal

    According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
    Best 4 Star Hotels in Germany

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    Best Western Hotel Cristal Location

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    What's nearby

    Tourist attractions

    • Stadtrundfahrt mit der MünchenTram - 2000 ft
    • Stachus - Altstadt - 2000 ft
    • Hofbräu-Festzelt - 2300 ft
    • Bungalows aus dem Olympischen Dorf auf dem Lenbachplatz - 2300 ft

    Popular areas

    • City Center - 1700 ft

    Places of interest

    • Saint Pauls Kirche - 1700 ft
    • Hexenschaukel - 2300 ft
    • Asamkirche - 2700 ft

    Train stations

    Theaters

    • Volksbühne München e.V. - 400 ft

    Business areas

    • Karlsplatz - 2000 ft

    Underground stations

    • Hauptbahnhof 1 underground station - 700 ft
    • Hauptbahnhof underground station - 700 ft
    • Münchner Hauptbahnhof underground station - 1400 ft
    • Münchner Hauptbahnhof underground station - 1400 ft
    • Theresienwiese underground station - 1700 ft
    • Theresienwiese underground station - 1700 ft
    • Karlsplatz underground station - 2000 ft
    • Karlsplatz underground station - 2000 ft
    • Sendlinger Tor underground station - 2300 ft
    • Sendlinger Tor underground station - 2300 ft
    • Sendlinger Tor underground station - 2300 ft
    • Königspfalz underground station - 2700 ft

    Local attractions

    • Bier- und Oktoberfestmuseum - 5300 ft
      Sterneckerstrasse 2, Munich
    • State Collection of Egyptian Art - 1.0 mi
      Gabelsbergerstr. 35, Munich
    • Museum Brandhorst - 1.0 mi
      Kunstareal, Munich
    • The Pinakothek - 1.0 mi
      Barer Strasse 27, Munich
    • Pinakothek der Moderne - 1.0 mi
      Barer Strasse 40, Munich

    Near the hotel

    • Kindermuseum Muenchen - 1600 ft
      Arnulfstrassen 3, Munich
    • Theresienwiese - 2400 ft
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    • Michaelskirche - 2800 ft
      Neuhauserstrasse 6, Munich
    • St. Michael - 3000 ft
      Maxburgstrasse 1, Munich
    • Justizpalast - 2000 ft
      Elisenstrasse 1a, Munich
    • Asam's Church - 2800 ft
      Sendlinger Strasse 32, Munich
    • Museum of Hunting and Fishing - 3000 ft
      Neuhauser Strasse 2, Munich

    Restaurants nearby

    • 1912 Restaurant & Bar - 100 ft

      Address: Schwanthalerstrasse 36
      Phone: 089 551110

      67% likes this, based on 18 reviews
      Cuisine: Mediterranean

    • Bistro, Hotel Maritim - 400 ft

      Address: Goethestr.7
      Phone: 089 552350

      73% likes this, based on 32 reviews
      Cuisine: Contemporary

    • Cafe Glyptothek - 500 ft

      Address: Koenigsplatz
      Phone: 089-286100

      73% likes this, based on 35 reviews
      Cuisine: European

    • Oleo Pazzo - 100 ft

      Address: Schwanthalerstrasse 37

      65% likes this, based on 25 reviews
      Cuisine: Mediterranean

    • Pipasa - 500 ft

      Address: Schwanthalerstrasse 24
      Phone: +49 (0) 89 / 59 36 15

      73% likes this, based on 60 reviews
      Cuisine: Italian

    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  2 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  11 am
    • Number of floors:
      5
    • Number of rooms:
      100

    Hotel Awards

    GermanHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedMunichBest Western Hotel Cristal

    According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
    Best 4 Star Hotels in Germany

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    Best Western Hotel Cristal Reviews

    Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Best Western Hotel Cristal

    Average guest rating

    7.4out of 10
    Very good
    Based on 552 reviews

    Guest reviews

    • Older travelers
      5.4

      We appreciated the central location of this facility. We also valued the overall cleanliness of the place.

      We were in room 501. The traffic noise was very loud. Unfortunately, when we closed the window and turned on the 2 fans provided, it was still so stuffy we had to open the windows in order to get some air and endured the traffic noise. We are totally befuddled that this establishment is rated 4 stars. The all purpose soap/shampoo - a liquid goo that didn't do much - should be sufficient to eliminate one star.

    • Group of friends
      6.6

      The room was very clean and the shower was awesome, clean with good pressure and a very nice size. This is a pretty expensive hotel considering, and you are paying for the American name.

      The lone male desk employee did not seem pleased to be hosting 3 young people instead of a business traveler.

    • Single
      4.2

      It was close to the train station

      There are lots of serious problems with the Best Western Cristal and it felt like the owner was trying to squeeze every single penny of profit from it. It was overpriced (severely overpriced). It was understaffed (so that the poor staff were trying to do everything). The rooms were shabby and it felt generally like a no star hotel. The other Best Western just a few streets away is the modern and quality hotel and travellers should not be confuse it with this one.

    • Family with children
      8.2

      A well situated hotel offering good value for money whilst being good quality.

    • Family with children
      9.6

      + location, near markets , very helpfull staf and they tray hard to keep you stay comfort , price.

      - no ac but they privide small fan.

    • Older travelers
      8.8

      The staff were most helpful and the room was incredibly large.

    • Single
      9.6

      As the site had told me, the hotel is located very close to city´s Haupbahnhof and access to tram lines. It is also very close to downtown were you can go shopping by foot. Staff was very nice trying to help us at all means; we watched a soccer game (Brazil) at the reception. They even had a flag to give us. Amazing!

      room could be a little bigger, but nothing that disturbed our stay.

    • Older travelers
      5.4

      Well located for Central Station.

      Air conditioning - noisy if you open the window. Situated on a busy city street. Lacks a decent lounge. ( more of a motel with star status).

    • Older travelers
      10.0

      Friendly & helpful staff in addition to its superb location 5-minute walk to train station & also old city. Just outside the hotel are lovely cafes which open as early as 7AM for breakfast, and also supermarkets as well as good Italian restaurants within 10-minute leisurely walk. Very clean & spacious rooms & bathrooms. A desktop computer beside the lobby for guests to use for free. It is a real 4-star hotel but costing slightly less than 3-star hotel. Great value for money. from a matured couple from Borneo Island

    • Older travelers
      8.8

      There was a problem with the internet connection in my original room, and the staff was very gracious to switch me to another room, even though the hotel was fully booked. I both needed and very much appreciated the good internet access.

      The neighborhood isn't exactly the best, but it is OK.

    • Group of friends
      8.8

      Good clean rooms, all services available.

      Additional charges for internet, parking, breakfast. this all adds up if you travel as a group! Also the hotel lacks a personal touch you will get in a family hotel. Not important to most but service is important to me.

    • Older travelers
      9.2

      Good hotel in central location. Ideal forwalking to city centre and station

    • Group of friends
      8.2

      I'd prefer if a continental breakfast was included in the rate charged. We didn't want a lot to eat in the morning so didn't want to pay €16.50 fr a buffet and only have a croissant and coffee. The room was very hot at night (heat was turned off) but it was too noisy outside to keep the window open. Air conditioning was ineffective. But the location of the hotel was ideal, and room was a good size and spotless.

    • Single
      7.8

      High standard business hotel, location one block from Hauptbahnhof was great though the surrounding environment there is not that beautiful. Large clean room with everything but internet in good condition and functioning well. Breakfast buffet with good selection though rather expensive.

      Promised high speed internet didn't work at all and was not improved despite of several complaints. Apparently, no action was done to even try to improve it. WLAN was too weak and LAN cables were not available though they were mentioned in hotel information booklet in the room. Locker room for temprorary luggage storage was not controlled by any means. Key was just given from reception.

    • Group of friends
      8.8

      This hotel was within walking distance from the train station about 5-8 minutes. Very inviting from the outside. Friendly staff and clean rooms.

    How to reach hotel

    hotel Best Western Hotel Cristal - Munich Munich location
    Show big map »

    Hotel Address:

    Schwanthalerstrasse 36, Munich, Germany, 80336

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Munich
      2000 ft
    Airports
    Train Stations
    • Central Station Munich
      1000 ft
    Underground stations
    • Hauptbahnhof 1 underground station
      1000 ft
    • Hauptbahnhof underground station
      1000 ft
    Restaurants
    • 1912 Restaurant & Bar (cuisine: Mediterranean)
      100 ft
    • Oleo Pazzo (cuisine: Mediterranean)
      100 ft
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  2 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  11 am
    • Number of floors:
      5
    • Number of rooms:
      100

    Hotel Awards

    GermanHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedMunichBest Western Hotel Cristal

    According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
    Best 4 Star Hotels in Germany

    Use Badge