A Real Live Like a German Experience:
The Story of Ray visiting Berchtesgaden, Germany in March 2014

Ray has rented through us a vacation apartment in Germany and a unique "Live Like a German" story to tell. In general the feedback of our customers like Ray typically contains valuable suggestions and travel tips, which can be extremely useful when planning your own Germany vacation. Hope this story inspires you with more Germany vacation ideas for perhaps your own "Live Like a German" experience in the future ...

This is the vacation apartment where Ray was staying:

Vacation Apartment - 926 sqft, stylish, comfortable, lovely (# 2113)Verified & Approved by LLAGVerified & Approved

Bedrooms: 2  |  Sleeps: 6  |  minimum stay is 5 nights (but may require a longer stay during main season)
. This lovely apartment is located in the carefully restored Villa Carissima, once home to the Princess of Saxe-Meiningen. It is a family-friendly unit with 2 bedrooms, which can sleep up to 6 guests. The apartment's spacious balcony offers exquisite views…  [ + ] More Details

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Here is Ray's Feedback:

Pleasant stay in Berchtesgaden
The house is an older property with character. The accommodation is cosy with a wood burning stove in the living room. The apartment is well equipped and has a beautiful view across to the Watzman mountain. Excellent walking area, we were there before Easter so many places were shut but this meant fewer people around for our visits to Koenigsee and Hintersee.↵On arrival there was no hot water in the bathroom which was rectified by openining the valves on the hot water cylinder. The radiator in the bathroom is too small and doesn`t heat the room sufficiently.↵All in all a pleasant stay in Berchtesgaden.

What I liked best: Balcony view. Cosy accomodation.

What I liked least: Insufficient heating in bathroom. Noise from road.

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Ray overall rated this apartment on 04/04/2014 as follows:3 Stars Rating   (3)
Travelled with:Extended Family
Would recommend the apartment to a friend:Yes
How easy was it to book the property?Was OK
How helpful were the directions to the property?Was OK
How easy was key pickup/access to the property?Was OK
How was the overall condition of the property?Was OK
How was the condition of Bedding & MattressesGood Condition
How was the condition of Kitchen & Utensils?Good Condition
How was the condition and cleanliness of the Bathroom(s)?Good Condition, Clean
Did the property offer WI-FI / Internet access?Yes, excellent Internet Connectivity
How was the quality of the overall customer service?Very Good
Was the porperty meeting your expectations as advertised?Exceeded my Expecations
Would you recommend the location of the property?Recommend
Was it a good value for the price paid?Good Value
I recommend this property for these groups:
  • Older travellers

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About Berchtesgaden:

Berchtesgaden

Ray was visiting Berchtesgaden in Germany. Berchtesgaden is located in southern Bavaria and is easily accessible from Munich or Salzburg. Three miles to the South are picturesque Lake Königssee and Watzmann Mountain—a hiker's paradise! Close to Berchtesgaden itself is the Nationalpark Berchtesgaden,…

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