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Hotel Residentie Elzenveld

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45 Lange Gasthuisstraat, Antwerp 2000, Belgium
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Paris, France
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136 reviews
135 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 202 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The building (formerly a monastry), the gardens and grounds are truly beautiful and peaceful. The staff is nice, helpful and always with a positive attitude. The location is convenient, the area lively with plenty of restaurants and stores. The breakfast is good with enough diversity and eggs cooked on demand. But our room was so noisy, so warm and so... More 

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Yokohama, Japan
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

朝食は7時に始まりますが、早めに行くと焼きたての美味しいパンを食べることができます。食堂の2人の従業員がいましたが、tea or coffee?と尋ねてくれて、好きな方を淹れてくれます。何より笑顔が素敵だったアフリカ系の女性servant は忘れることができません。焼きたてのパンは、美味しいチーズと一緒に、何もつけないで食べるのがお勧めです。 I stay at Elzenveld for five nights. 5日間泊まって、学会の会場だったThe University of Antwerp まで歩きました。 チェックアウトする最後の朝、彼女にお礼を言いました。もちろん、会話は全部英語です。ところが、そのとき、彼女は笑ってわたしに te? と聞いてきました。te はスペイン語で tea のことです。そこで、ニコッと笑って Te. と返しました。わたしをSpanish-speaking と思ったのでしょう。そのあと、紅茶を出してくれました。東南アジア系の顔だとよく言われますが、とても楽しい思い出です。

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Lommel, Belgium
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20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

We spent 1 night in this charming hotel (1 adult and 2 teenagers) in a duplex suite. Check-in went very easy. Overall staff was friendly but not warm-hearted. Our room provided lots of space - especially the bathroom was very comfortable. Furniture was a bit worn-out and outdated. WiFi is free and of good quality. We had an excellent long... More 

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Castleknock, Ireland
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9 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

We recently spent 2 nights in Elzenveld, a calm oasis in the middle of a busy city. This residence/conference centre is a very historic building with great charm. The rooms are in the former convent and there are two lovely walled gardens which are soothing after a day of sightseeing. The breakfasts are buffet style and the pastries are baked... More 

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San Francisco, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

Hotel Elzenveld is a historic building,a former convent, in a kind of mews near Antwerp's botanic garden. Rooms are simple, bathrooms large (at least mine was). I looked over the front lawn, which has a lovely sculpture, lit up at night. Buffet breakfast served by a pleasant and friendly staff. This hotel was chosen for me for a business meeting,... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

We selected this place to stay for a few days visit to Antwerp on the basis of it's unusual history, closeness to the old town centre (about 20 mins slow stroll) and the peace it offered being quite set back from the main road and overlooking a central garden quadrangle. Our room (111) had very comfy beds, high end linen... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

But the worst is the staff person in the breakfast room who serves you a few milliliters of coffee and then hovers over the machine to make sure you cannot get any more -- seriously? Very disappointing and unwelcoming.

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015

The hotel is near the shopping area. I had a room for two nights (room 124) and the room was noisy. The noise came from inside the hotel. In addition, the bed was from sixties with a wooden bed and thin mattress. The room would have been renovated totally for the price of about 110 €/night. At the breakfast there... More 

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Bloemfontein
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119 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

I've stayed at Elzenveld twice before, and every time its charm captivates me anew. It's not a perfect hotel in terms of either amenities or comfort, but the service is almost always more than acceptable, and it's within walking distance of all the business that I have to do. The ghosts in the garden must be the most photographed spot,... More 

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Cork, Ireland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

I thoroughly enjoyed my stay in this delightful hotel - it is such a lovely surprise when you walk in off the square and find yourself in a verdant oasis! Great location. Nice old buildings with some very nice features from the past inside - however my room was quite modern and comfortable with a decent bathroom - there was... More 

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