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Hotel Continental

Place de la Constitution 18, Saint-Gilles, Brussels 1060, Belgium
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  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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Edinburgh
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed here after deciding at the last minute to stay over in Brussels. We were on a tight budget and needed somewhere near a railway station and this hotel ticked both box's. The hotel itself could do with some refurbishment but for the price paid I was more that happy with what we got. If you are used to... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I meant to stay there for 1 week but i left after 1st night. Old furniture, wifi is always disconnecting, very old beds and mattresses. Carpet and room was clean but mattresse cover was burnt by smokers and there was large holes into all covers. I haven't seen other rooms but i was in one witch door is opening outside... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

The hotel is very close to Brussels midi train station, which is convenient but not the best area as it is a bit of a walk to the centre, although you could use the metro instead . The room was as requested and reasonably priced and was clean and comfortable with daily room cleaning. The staff were friendly and helpful.... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

had to find somewhere to stay after air traffic control problems cancelled all flights to & from Belgium - one of last places available. Bathroom quite nice but room although spacious (family room) generally somewhat dilapidated, carpet could do with clean etc. Staff friendly and helpful At 140 euros for room only, not a good bargain but needs must (stayed... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

this overnight stay was not planned, but after the thalys stopped in Bruxelles due to a technical problem and everybody had to start looking for a place to spend the night and I ended up in the Continental. Which was very run-down, has a very rickety elevator, large but dirty and dusty rooms and a meagre breakfast. However they still... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Perfectly located, next to the Midi train station, it was an amazing spot to start exploring Brussels (we have been there for one night). If your are looking for something affordable, a normal room with bathroom, that,'s the spot. Wifi not working properly, breakfast not included.

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Sydney
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39 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

It would be easy to be critical of this hotel as it needs a thorough makeove, but it has charm and represents very good value in this expensive city - and I liked it. The location, near Midi Station, was ideal for me. The rooms look untouched for 50 years but they are cared for and the high ceilings make... More 

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Athens, Greece
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

Stayed for 1 night as a couple in January 2014 STAFF: Very friendly staff, provided me with all info we needed. They also printed our flight tickets, somehting that was very kind :) LOCATION: Central location close to the metro station (2 min walk) ROOM: NIce modern spacious room with all facilities in sound operation. PRICE: Very cheap and affordable,... More 

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Tilburg, The Netherlands
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

I was looking for a reasonably priced room to stay overnight near the railway station. The staff was friendly and helpful. However, lukewarm heater in the room and no heater in the bathroom did not make my stay very pleasant (middle of December). I had an impression that various austerity measures (no stopper in the bath tube, weak heating, worn... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

I needed a hotel to crash after coming over from the Eurostar quite late for a meeting in the next morning. This was one of the few affordable options left and it was quite close to the Brussels-Midi train station. So I booked it. It was easy to find, and close to the station. But I didn't know that the... More 

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