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10 15 18.99%
9.5 3 3.80%
9 17 21.52%
8.5 8 10.13%
8 13 16.46%
7.5 8 10.13%
7 4 5.06%
6.5 2 2.53%
6 5 6.33%
5.5 0 0%
5 3 3.80%
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4 1 1.27%
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Old December 26th, 2003, 03:54 PM   #1
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Kurhaus | The Hague, The Netherlands



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It's just too bad they demolished the beatiful buildings next to it and put a lot of ugly buildings in its place so the enviroment pretty much sucks
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Old December 29th, 2003, 07:01 PM   #2
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Pretty amazing.... It's huge! It's a hotel, right? I'll give a 9 for the architecture.
But you're right, the ugly residentials right next to it almost ruin everything!!! What the hell were they thinking....
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Old December 29th, 2003, 08:24 PM   #3
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They were thinking they could earn loads of money by building residentials there. They were probably right... but indeed, it's very ugly.

The Kurhaus itself is an amazing building, 9/10.

Interesting fact: The Kurhaus was the location of the first Rolling Stones concert outside the UK. It lasted about 3 minutes until the police cut off the power and the fans smashed the interior of the hall.
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Old December 29th, 2003, 11:11 PM   #4
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.......3 minutes!!!
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Old February 24th, 2004, 10:02 PM   #5
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The least thing The Hague could do now, is to get rid of the souvenir shops that were built in front of the Kurhaus (on the boulevard), so that the hotel gets the space it needs on that side.

Of course, if I had my say the residentials would be demolished too, but I doubt those in charge will ever achieve the wisdom and courage to do so.


The building itself:

8/10
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Old February 24th, 2004, 10:51 PM   #6
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8.5/10 the Hotel is great!!!
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Old April 17th, 2004, 12:11 AM   #7
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Why is it called Kurhaus and not Kuurhuis?
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Old April 17th, 2004, 05:30 AM   #8
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i dont know, maybe kuurhuis sounded a bit cheap?
anyone with the answer?
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Old April 29th, 2004, 08:21 PM   #9
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Probably because all the German tourists in Scheveningen...
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Old June 27th, 2004, 02:59 AM   #10
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Old July 7th, 2004, 02:57 PM   #11
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Great building, but I hate all the shops at the boulevard
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Old July 16th, 2004, 07:07 PM   #12
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The good old times!

10/10

Get rid of this ugly commieblocks and the souvenir shops!
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Old July 17th, 2004, 11:14 PM   #13
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7.5/10

Common architecture but I still like it
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Old January 11th, 2005, 11:48 AM   #14
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I like it's architecture, I like it's location, alltogether a 9/10
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Old January 11th, 2005, 10:06 PM   #15
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Old January 12th, 2005, 03:57 AM   #16
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7/10
It's nothing special,the facade could have more ornaments.
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Old January 12th, 2005, 12:00 PM   #17
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7.5

Usually, they build crappy buildings on the beach. Too bad the environment is awful
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Old January 12th, 2005, 02:57 PM   #18
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Uhmm the last two pics looks so ugly 6
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Old January 25th, 2005, 07:01 AM   #19
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8.5/10


looks pretty nice
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Old December 11th, 2005, 10:16 AM   #20
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