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City Lab Hotel

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Design Double or Twin Room, 1 Bedroom | Living area
Design Double or Twin Room, 1 Bedroom | Living area
Living area
Design Double or Twin Room, 1 Bedroom | Living area
Design Double or Twin Room, 1 Bedroom | Premium bedding, free minibar, individually furnished, laptop workspace

Overview of City Lab Hotel

City Lab Hotel

3.0 star property
Beachfront Groningen hotel with 1 beach bars, connected to a shopping centre

8.2/10 Very good

21 verified guest reviews

Popular amenities

  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchen
  • Non-smoking
  • Lounge area
  • Refrigerator
Suikerlaan 25, Groningen, GR, 9743DA

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About this area

What's nearby

  • On the beach

Getting around

  • Groningen (GRQ-Eelde) - 20 min drive
  • Groningen Noord Station - 13 min drive
  • Zuidhorn Station - 14 min drive
  • Groningen Station - 28 min walk


  • McDonald's Groningen West - 7 min walk
  • Cafe de Koffer - 19 min walk
  • Eetcafé 't Koetshuys - 20 min walk
  • Pernikkel - 4 min drive
  • Spices - 4 min drive

About this property

City Lab Hotel

Located near a train station, City Lab Hotel is a great choice for a stay in Groningen. You can unwind with a drink at the beach bar, and local cuisine breakfast is available daily. Other highlights include a terrace and a garden. Fellow travellers like the comfortable beds and WiFi.


Dutch, English, German

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 18 rooms


  • Check-in time from 3:00 PM until 8:00 PM
  • Late check-in subject to availability
  • Minimum check-in age – 15
  • Check-out time is 10:30 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • There is no front desk at this property
  • Guests must contact the property for check-in information
  • To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
  • If you are planning to arrive after 8:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
  • For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 15


  • No cots (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms


  • Free on-site self-parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site
  • Free off-site parking nearby

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Local cuisine breakfast (surcharge) each morning 8:00 AM–10:00 AM
  • Beach bar

What to do

  • On the beach

Working away

  • 4 meeting rooms
  • Conference space


  • Laundry facilities
  • Bike hire


  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace


  • Wheelchair-accessible parking


  • Dutch
  • English
  • German

Room amenities

Home comfort

  • Heating
  • Portable fan
  • Free stocked minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle

Sleep well

  • Pillow menu
  • Blackout curtains
  • Premium bedding

What to enjoy

  • Individually furnished
  • Separate dining area
  • Separate sitting area

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Free WiFi

Food and drink

  • Full-sized fridge/freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Cookware, dishes and utensils


  • Weekly housekeeping
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Cleaning supplies

Fees & policies

Mandatory fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at check-in or check-out:
  • A tax is imposed by the city and collected at the property. Exemptions or reductions might apply. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 4.00 per person, per night. This tax does not apply to children under 5 years of age.

Optional extras

  • Local cuisine breakfast is offered for an extra charge of approximately EUR 13.50 per person

Children & extra beds

  • Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cots/infant beds


<p>The property has connecting/adjoining rooms. These are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.</p><p>This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash.</p>

Also known as

City Lab Hotel Hotel
City Lab Hotel Groningen
City Lab Hotel Hotel Groningen

Frequently asked questions

Does City Lab Hotel offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, City Lab Hotel does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in, depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure that you check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
Are pets allowed at City Lab Hotel?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
Is parking offered on site at City Lab Hotel?
Yes, there's free self parking.
What are the check-in and check-out times at City Lab Hotel?
You can check in from 3:00 PM - 8:00 PM. Check-out time is 10:30 AM.
What is there to do at City Lab Hotel and nearby?
City Lab Hotel has a picnic area and a garden.
Are there restaurants at or near City Lab Hotel?
Yes. Nearby restaurants include McDonald's Groningen West (7-min walk), Watami (2 mi) and Camping Stadspark (2.2 mi).
Does City Lab Hotel have self-catered rooms fitted with kitchens or kitchenettes?
Yes, a kitchen is available in every room, and also includes a coffee maker, cookware and a fridge.
What's the area around City Lab Hotel like?
City Lab Hotel is located on the waterfront. Popular attractions include Martiniplaza, which is 3 minutes away by car.



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Property conditions & facilities


10/10 Exceptional

IURI, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

2-night trip
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8/10 Very good

Alles super schoon! Door de indeling stond het bed pal voor de verwarming. Geen tv.
1-night family trip
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6/10 Good

Es war kein mensch da beim check in.. Aber die zimmer sin voll cool
1-night trip with friends
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8/10 Very good

Precies zoals op de foto’s. Had iets schoner gemogen. Communicatie met het personeel verliep niet heel soepel maar is uiteindelijk weer goed gekomen.
1-night romance trip
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8/10 Very good

Lekker ruime kamer op een locatie iets buiten het centrum. Schoon, rustig, modern.
1-night romance trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Es war alles bestens. Freundliches Personal und gepflegte Räume. Das Zentrum ist schnell zu Fuß zu erreichen.
Dennis, 1-night romance trip
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6/10 Good

Leuke kamers, omgeving is minder. Donker en erg ongezellig op een industrieterrein bij de voormalige suikerfabrikant
3-night business trip
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6/10 Good

Rimeligt, men koldt ophold.
Billigt hotel, hvis man tænker økonomisk. Man bor i containere, som er blevet lavet om til små boliger. De er ikke isoleret, hvilket gør vægge og gulve ufatteligt kolde. Derfor skulle man tro, at dem som driver hotellet, havde tændt op for varmen inden ankomst, men det havde de ikke. I den tid vi var der, blev der ikke varmet nok op så man kunne gå rundt uden sko på. Især toilettet var isnende koldt. Kunne forestille mig at det er koldt om vinteren og varmt om sommeren. Beliggenheden var et tomt øde sted, som minder om Christiania i Danmark. “Enter at own risk” stod der på et stort skilt. Lugtede lidt sært på værelset. Gode hovedpuder og dyner. Fint indrettet. Dejligt med et lille tekøkken, hvis man skal have ting opbevaret i køleskab. Fint ophold til prisen. Meget gør-det-selv med ind og udtjekning. Så intet personale på noget tidspunkt.
Christina, 2-night family trip
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8/10 Very good

1-night trip
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