In the media

All the news gathered in one place

We like to keep you informed about the latest developments and updates of Grand Hotel Karel V. Below you will find an overview of the most recent news and events. For press information or interviews, please contact our sales department directly at

De Bijenkorf

The Bijenkorf visited Grand Hotel Karel V and enjoyed closing dinner at Brasserie Goeie Louisa. Read the article for more!

The Times

The Times visited Utrecht as a quiet alternative to packed Amsterdam. Read the article and see how Grand Hotel Karel V is labeled museum-worthy.

hotels magazine

Hotelsmag writes about Grand Hotel Karel V which joins the WorldHotels Luxury Collection, with historic charm, a Michelin-starred restaurant and gardens.


The Luminous Nights is a unique light festival in the castle gardens of Kasteel de Haar. During a 2.5 km walk you will discover a new story every year through impressive projections and light installations. Grand Hotel Karel V offers a package so you can enjoy a wonderful overnight stay after this wonderful event. Check out the possibilities online!

100Chefs by Gault&Millau

On September 30 and October 1, 2023, the most comprehensive culinary event in the Netherlands will take place, organized by Gault&Millau Netherlands: “100Chefs by Gault&Millau”. During this event, our chef, Leon Mazairac, will participate.


Auxilium has written a blog about 15 recommendations in the city of Utrecht including their experience at Grand Hotel Karel V from dinner, to overnight and to breakfast.

Nouveau names 3 hotspots in Utrecht including Grand Hotel Karel V with “its romantic atmosphere and fine menu”

Hospitality management

In the beautiful entourage of Grand Hotel Karel V, fifteen guests sat down to toast a partnership with WorldHotels.