Mercure Hotel & Residenz Berlin Checkpoint Charlie

Schuetzenstrasse 11, Berlin, Germany, 10117  show map
 4 stars
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Mercure Hotel & Residenz Berlin Checkpoint Charlie

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

EUR 18 per day

Luggage storage

Luggage storage

Locker room

24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant buffet

Welcome drink

Snack bar

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Spa and relaxation

Reflex massage

Solarium

Spa center

Laundry

Self-service laundry

Verified Reviews:

  • Only 20minutes walk to the battenburg gate - Great lobby and free internet - Breakfast is expensive
  • Service was of high standard - Sauna is available 24hours - Room was large and very clean
  • Room was very big - Staff were friendly and helpful - Free internet in the lobby was handy
  • Staff were very helpful - Rooms are very large - Very close to check point charlie
  • Staff helpful and friendly - Room spacious and spotless - 5 minute walk to many attractions

Overview

Mercure Hotel & Residenz Berlin Checkpoint Charlie is placed in a central area of Berlin in the vicinity of Television Tower, reichstag dom and Memorial to the SInti and Roma Murdered under the National Socialist Regime. The property opened in 2001 and features contemporary architecture.

The good location makes an opera, monuments and a cathedral easily reachable. The city center is 3 km away from the hotel.

The property is in a 10-minute walking distance from Potsdamer Platz subway station. Mercure Hotel & Residenz Berlin Checkpoint Charlie is easily accessible from Berlin-Tegel / Otto Lilienthal airport lying within 10 minutes' drive.

Rooms

There are 135 guestrooms featuring privilege double room, superior apartment and family two-bedroom suite equipped with cable TV with on-demand movies, a dressing room, a laptop-size safe, a minibar and individual climate control. Some rooms at Mercure Hotel & Residenz Berlin Checkpoint Charlie have a view over the courtyard. They have an Italian interior.

Eat & Drink

The hotel serves a buffet breakfast from 06:00 till 10:30. The on-site gastronomic restaurant tempts guests with German dishes. Guests can try beers and cocktails served in the snack bar. Offering various dining options, Appetito Italiano and Maultaschle are about 5-minute walk away.

The hotel offers a buffet breakfast at the price of EUR 18 per person per night. 

Services

The hotel also offers bicycles and cars for rent.

Relax

Guests with children can use babysitting and cots available on the premises. Mercure Hotel & Residenz Berlin Checkpoint Charlie provides a gym and a fitness room to help guests keep fit.

Internet

High-speed internet access is available in the business center for free.

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

public parking is possible on site at EUR 18 per day.

Number of floors:   7.  Number of rooms:   135.

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Facilities

General

  • No smoking on site
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Pets allowed for a fee
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Children are welcome
  • Luggage storage
  • Locker room
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Barber shop
  • Beauty salon
  • Multilingual staff

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

  • 24-hour room service
  • Bicycle rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Doctor on call
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Shoe shine service
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Welcome drink

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Snack bar
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Babysitting/Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Sun terrace
  • Television in lobby
  • Spa center
  • Solarium
  • Sauna
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • Courtyard view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Connecting rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Mirror
  • Dining table
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/ Shower
  • Hair dryer

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of EUR 24 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • One child under the age of 12 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Schuetzenstrasse 11, Berlin, Germany, 10117

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City Center
  • Berlin
    1.3 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • Martin-Gropius-Bau
    3000 ft
  • Berlin Central Station
    1.7 mi
Underground stations
  • Kochstraße underground station
    1400 ft
  • Französische Straße underground station
    2700 ft
Restaurants
  • Entrecote (cuisine: French)
    500 ft
  • Appetito Italiano (cuisine: Italian)
    300 ft
Parks
  • Topography of Terror
    2200 ft
Beaches
  • Strandbar Mitte
    5100 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of floors:
    7
  • Number of rooms:
    135

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Rooms and availability

Mercure Hotel & Residenz Berlin Checkpoint Charlie photos Room Standard Room
Standard Room
Bed type: Double bed
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  • Air conditioning
  • Private bathroom
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The Standard Room is ideally suited to your needs. It is equipped with a high-quality sleeping zone, comfortable seating, a functional desk space with WI-FI access, as well as a mini-bar, safe, air conditioning and bathroom.

Room facilities
    Mercure Hotel & Residenz Berlin Checkpoint Charlie photos Room Superior Room
    Superior Room
    Bed type: Double bed
    Size: 410 sq. feet
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    • Air conditioning
    • Private bathroom
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    More room to relax! Enjoy the extra space on offer in the Superior Room. It is equipped with a high-quality sleeping zone, comfortable seating and a functional desk space with WI-FI access, as well as air conditioning and a shower. Most rooms come with a balcony.

    Room facilities
      Mercure Hotel & Residenz Berlin Checkpoint Charlie photos Room Privilege Room
      Privilege Room
      Bed type: Double bed
      Size: 435 sq. feet
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      • Air conditioning
      • Private bathroom
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      The Privilege Room features all amenities for a comfortable stay. For greater comfort, it offers a VIP bathroom including bathrobes, mineral water, coffee/tea and a free daily newspaper in the room. Also included are WI-FI, late checkout and double AClub points.

      Room facilities
        Mercure Hotel & Residenz Berlin Checkpoint Charlie photos Room Privilege Suite
        Privilege Suite
        Bed type: Double beds or Double bed
        Size: 485 sq. feet
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        • Air conditioning
        • Private bathroom
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        The Privilege Suite with separate living and sleeping areas with sofa and VIP bathroom includes bathrobes. Free mineral water, coffee/tea-making facilities and daily newspaper in the suite, as well as WI-FI, late checkout and double Le Club Accorhotels points.

        Room facilities
          Mercure Hotel & Residenz Berlin Checkpoint Charlie photos Room Standard Apartment
          Standard Apartment
          Bed type: Double bed
          Size: 530 sq. feet
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          • Air conditioning
          • Private bathroom
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          The spacious Standard Apartment offers you maximum comfort! It is equipped with a high-quality sleeping zone, comfortable seating, a functional desk space with WI-FI, as well as a kitchenette and a bathroom with bathtub or shower.

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            How to reach hotel

            hotel Mercure Hotel & Residenz Berlin Checkpoint Charlie Berlin location
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            Hotel Address:

            Schuetzenstrasse 11, Berlin, Germany, 10117

            Get directions
            City Center
            • Berlin
              1.3 mi
            Airports
            Train Stations
            • Martin-Gropius-Bau
              3000 ft
            • Berlin Central Station
              1.7 mi
            Underground stations
            • Kochstraße underground station
              1400 ft
            • Französische Straße underground station
              2700 ft
            Restaurants
            • Entrecote (cuisine: French)
              500 ft
            • Appetito Italiano (cuisine: Italian)
              300 ft
            Parks
            • Topography of Terror
              2200 ft
            Beaches
            • Strandbar Mitte
              5100 ft
            Hotel information
            • Check-in:
              from  3 pm
            • Check-out:
              until  11 am
            • Number of floors:
              7
            • Number of rooms:
              135

            Hotel Awards

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            What's nearby

            Tourist attractions

            • Concert House Berlin - 1400 ft
            • Komische Opera Berlin - 2700 ft
            • Illumination Unter den Linden - 3000 ft
            • Berlin State Opera - 3000 ft

            Places of interest

            • Checkpoint Charlie - 700 ft
            • Checkpoint Charlie - 700 ft
            • Trabi-Safari - 1700 ft
            • Berliner Mauer - 2000 ft
            • Französischer Dom - 2300 ft
            • Bebelplatz - 2700 ft
            • Gedenkstein Otto Suhr und Otto Suhr Siedlung - 2700 ft
            • Jüdisches Museum Berlin - 2700 ft
            • KomischeOperBerlin - 3000 ft
            • Schlossplatz - 3000 ft

            Train stations

            • Martin-Gropius-Bau - 2700 ft

            Convention centers

            • Gendarmenmarkt - 1400 ft

            Shopping areas

            • Berlin Wall Museum Museum Haus am Checkpoint Charlie - 700 ft
            • Berlin Gallery - 2000 ft
            • Jewish Museum Berlin - 2700 ft

            Amusement

            • The Hi-Flyer - 1000 ft

            Monuments and Landmarks

            • Monument for the burning of the books - 2700 ft

            Museums

            • Checkpoint Charlie Museum - 700 ft
            • martin-gropius-bau - 2000 ft
            • Jewish Museum of Berlin - 2700 ft

            Universities, Institutes

            • Humboldt University - 3000 ft

            Theaters

            • Berlin State Opera - 2700 ft

            Galleries

            • Berlin Gallery - 2000 ft

            Underground stations

            • Kochstraße underground station - 1000 ft
            • Französische Straße underground station - 2300 ft

            Local attractions

            • Strandbar Mitte - 5100 ft
              Monbijou Park, Berlin
            • Markisches Museum - 5200 ft
              Am Kallnischen Park 5, Berlin
            • Berlin Philharmonic - 1.1 mi
              Herbert-von-Karajan-Str. 1, Berlin
            • German Museum of Technology Berlin - 5300 ft
              Trebbiner Str. 9, Berlin
            • Transport Museum - 5300 ft
              Trebbinerstrasse 9, Berlin

            Near the hotel

            • Currywurst Museum - 500 ft
              Schutzenstrasse 70, Berlin
            • Topography of Terror - 2200 ft
              Niederkirchnerstrasse 8, Berlin
            • Bundesministerium der Finanzen Berlin - 2000 ft
              Wilhelmstrasse 97, Berlin
            • Pergamon Museum - 4700 ft
              Museumsinsel, Am Kupfergraben, Berlin
            • Berlin Wall Museum - 1000 ft
              Friedrichstrasse 43-45, Berlin
            • Museum for Communication Berlin - 1500 ft
              Leipziger Strasse 16, Berlin
            • Berlinische Galerie - 2200 ft
              Alte Jakobstrasse 124-128, Berlin

            Restaurants nearby

            • Entrecote - 500 ft

              Address: 5 Schutzenstrasse
              Phone: 030 2016 5496

              78% likes this, based on 282 reviews
              Cuisine: French

            • Maultaschle - 400 ft

              Address: Charlottenstrasse 79

              57% likes this, based on 28 reviews

            • Belegschaft - 600 ft

              Address: Zimmerstrasse 23

              71% likes this, based on 25 reviews
              Cuisine: European

            • Appetito Italiano - 300 ft

              Address: Markgrafenstrasse 58
              Phone: +49 1796793130

              85% likes this, based on 55 reviews
              Cuisine: Italian
              Price Range: USD 14 - USD 41

            • Ristorante Lungomare - 500 ft

              Address: Krausenstr 11
              Phone: 030 22 48 76 16

              68% likes this, based on 84 reviews
              Price Range: USD 11 - USD 33

            Hotel information
            • Check-in:
              from  3 pm
            • Check-out:
              until  11 am
            • Number of floors:
              7
            • Number of rooms:
              135

            Hotel Awards

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            Mercure Hotel & Residenz Berlin Checkpoint Charlie Reviews

            Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Mercure Hotel & Residenz Berlin Checkpoint Charlie

            Average guest rating

            8.8out of 10
            Superb
            Based on 709 reviews

            Rating by category:

            Value
            8.9
            Rooms
            9.6
            Service
            9.3
            Location
            9.5

            Guest reviews

            • Group of friends
              8.8

              its location, cleanliness and accommodations as we paid for a hotel room and received a residence for the same price

              some staff members of reception didn't direct us to proper elevator to our room (there were two elevator locations for two different entrances) and also they didn't know locations of various tourist sites nearby, even to Checkpoint Charlie....

            • Older travelers
              9.2

              Well-located in Berlin Mitte for many major sights, attractions and shopping all within walking distance. Two U-bahn metro stops within a short walk to explore the city further. The hotel was clean, comfortable and well-furnished and the staff were friendly and helpful at all times.

            • Group of friends
              8.8

              Excellent staff. Huge rooms, good isolation. Proximity to the metro and within walking distance to main tourist site.

              WiFi is not free in the rooms! Breakfast - bit expensive, could not judge quality/quantity though. Anyway, it is possible to have decent breakfast in the area for a lot less than 18 euro.

            • Group of friends
              10.0

              Close location to the U Bahn and city sights. Very competant and helpful staff. Large well appointed rooms. Superb breakfast included in the room rate. Excellent bar.

            • Older travelers
              9.2

              Ideal location, easy access to all Berlin's top sites, very friendly and welcoming staff - nothing was too much trouble. Very good room facing onto internal courtyard with a small balcony - very quiet at night, good to have a safe in the room and a small fridge with mini-bar which we didn't touch, Instead go to nearby Kaisers supermarket to stock up e.g. cheap bottles of water and store them in the fridge.All together a very good place to stay and we would thoroughly recommend it!!

              Only drawbacks - few minor niggles...breakfast at 18euros each - looked good but too expensive, Instead go 2-3 mins down the road to the Aroma cafe for a good and much cheaper deal.If you don't want breakfast make sure you tell them on check-in....and the bottles of water in the room are pricey as well (see Kaisers above)...not much in the way of toiletries in the (very good otherwise) separate shower room. Nothing to spoil a very good Easter break.

            • Single
              9.6

              The room is exceptionally large for European hotels. Great value for money. Really feel like a four-star hotel. Helpful and humorous staffs. Would stay there next time in Berlin!

              The breakfast costs 18 EUR, which is a bit too expensive for Berlin. But you can find nice breakfast with reasonable price just around the corner.

            • Single
              8.8

              Location, cleanliness and staff.

              I thought the interior design of the hotel could have been better.

            • Single
              7.8

              Hotel location good. Short walk to the U-bahn and only 2 stops to the central station (2 minutes!). The room was massive and very comfortable with a big desk to work at, and a balcony. The breakfast was fantastic - the best hotel breakfast I have had. Full European options and also more traditional UK/North American options too. I think if you book through Booked.net you get a substantial discoun on breakfast which makes it very very reasonable.

              My only complaint is the wi-fi. Free wi-fi in lobby and bar, but you have to pay in your room. Which is fine - if it worked! The signal in my room was very weak, and I've noticed it's a common complaint. If they want to charge for wi-fi, fine, but it better work!! I complained and was just told to use the lobby - kind of defeats the purpose of having it in the rooms. They need to fix this if they expect people to pay for it.

            • Group of friends
              10.0

              The convenience, comfort, breakfast buffet, and friendly staff.

            • Older travelers
              9.2

              Good location, close to Checkpoint Charlie, shops and restaurants. Nice quiet street.

              That we couldn't get a deal with breakfast included.

            • Family with children
              9.6

              This hotel was great we checked out of a bad hotel to check in tothis one and I was very happy with everything

            • Family with children
              7.4

              Location, close to metro and walking distance to one of Berlin's historic sites.

            • Family with children
              9.2

              Good value for money close to all attractions we wanted to see

            • Single
              5.8

              The hotel is located near Checkpoint Charlie, which a point of interest. Staff are very helpful, they speak very good English.

              The hotel is in the middle of two metro station. Breakfast buffer was 18 EUROs which is quite expensive. The shampoo and other body gel in the room were not refilled appropriately .

            • Family with children
              10.0

              The location of this hotel is fabulous. It allowed easy cycling acess around Berlin

              We mentioned that the shower mixer in the room wasn't working correctly but they didn't fix it whilst we were there.

            How to reach hotel

            hotel Mercure Hotel & Residenz Berlin Checkpoint Charlie Berlin location
            Show big map »

            Hotel Address:

            Schuetzenstrasse 11, Berlin, Germany, 10117

            Get directions
            City Center
            • Berlin
              1.3 mi
            Airports
            Train Stations
            • Martin-Gropius-Bau
              3000 ft
            • Berlin Central Station
              1.7 mi
            Underground stations
            • Kochstraße underground station
              1400 ft
            • Französische Straße underground station
              2700 ft
            Restaurants
            • Entrecote (cuisine: French)
              500 ft
            • Appetito Italiano (cuisine: Italian)
              300 ft
            Parks
            • Topography of Terror
              2200 ft
            Beaches
            • Strandbar Mitte
              5100 ft
            Hotel information
            • Check-in:
              from  3 pm
            • Check-out:
              until  11 am
            • Number of floors:
              7
            • Number of rooms:
              135

            Hotel Awards

            GermanHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedBerlinMercure Hotel & Residenz Berlin Checkpoint Charlie

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

            Use Badge