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Hotel Rubens - Grote Markt

#11 of 77 Hotels in Antwerp
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Oude Beurs 29, Antwerp 2000, Belgium
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Boston, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Near all the main sites and fulfilled all our needs for a two-night stay in this historic port city. Comfortable and clean. Front desk was quite friendly and helpful. No "negatives" at all. Good value-for-money.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Very good hotel with an excellent position close to the centre.There is parking nearby you need a card from the reception. You can leave luggage behind in reception while you park. We had a ground floor room with a garden which was great in the heat. A good night's sleep and a good breakfast. Not much more you need really!

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Wolverhampton
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Location is fantastic! It provided a really good base to explore the whole of Antwerp. The rooms were comfortable but a little dated. The furniture and facilities were in need of updating as they were rather old fashioned. However, for us it was just a place to sleep and get ready as we were out for the majority of our... More 

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London
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Thanks to the entries of fellow Tripadvisor reviewers we selected and booked a long weekend at the Rubens. Between us we had two rooms - one an atmosphere room with a private terrace leading onto the garden, the other a third floor room overlooking the inner courtyard. Both were a good size with comfortable beds. As some others have noted... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Yes, the location is perfect. It's right next to the old market but in a quiet backstreet where there's basically no noice at all. All the bars are at the other side of the block. Plus navigating back to the hotel is easy, simply follow the tallest church tower in a city :) The room was ok, maby little outdated... More 

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Bendigo
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hotel Rubens is a reasonaby priced hotel with old fashioned but clean and comfortable rooms. It is in a great position only a stone's throw from the main square in Antwerp. The staff were friendly, the hot breakfast included in the price was great, and our first floor room overlooking the courtyard was quiet except for the ubuquitous bellringing from... More 

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Dboehlen, Eigenaar at Hotel Rubens - Grote Markt, responded to this review

Dear Murrayjane53, Thank you for your kind review! Nice to read that you have enjoyed your stay in Antwerp at our hotel. If your travels bring you back to Antwerp soon and you would rather not hear the cathedral in the morning, than I would suggest to book one of our garden view rooms which are very quite and orientated... More 

Frederiksberg, Denmark
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 170 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hotel Rubens has the location that you always are looking for - just next to thing and without the crowds. The hotel as such is cozy with a friendly atmosphere - it is a mix of being boutique and just old fashion. The service in the reception was friendly during our stay and we also saw that displayed toward others.... More 

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Dboehlen, Eigenaar at Hotel Rubens - Grote Markt, responded to this review

Dear Chokk, Thank you for your review on TripAdvisor and for choosing the Hotel Rubens Grote Markt for your visit to Antwerp! Great to hear that you has such a nice time staying at our hotel! Looking forward welcoming you again soon. Kind regards, Didier More 

Kildare
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed here for 2 nights with my daughter while visiting the truly beautiful city of Antwerp. The hotel's entrance is kerbside but it has a lovely little interior courtyard. Our room was ok - nothing special about it. Sleep quality was good and the room was quiet but the bathroom needs updating and the towels were 50 shades of... More 

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Dboehlen, Eigenaar at Hotel Rubens - Grote Markt, responded to this review

Dear Joeleen, Thank you for reviewing our hotel on TripAdvisor and for choosing our hotel for your stay in Antwerp! Nice to read that you have in general enjoyed your stay with us. Especially that you have liked the location of our hotel to all the main points of interest which Antwerp has to offer. Regarding the condition of the... More 

Short Hills, New Jersey
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The central location of this hotel is great to see Grote Markt with lively side streets full of dining options. We enjoyed being greeted by the receptionist with a shot of port, who also let us know that our travel mates had just arrived 15 min earlier. They were happy to provide good dining recommendations. Nice breakfast included with assorted... More 

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Horsham, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

Hotel is a short walk form main station about 15 minutes and is a pleasant walk, don't bother with trams or taxis. Our room was ready for us even though we did arrive earlier than scheduled check in time. we were on second floor overlooking the front of hotel with large opening windows which was good as weather was warm.... More 

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