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Hotel Rubens - Grote Markt

4.0 of 5 Oude Beurs 29, Antwerp B2000, 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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14 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently spent one night here on a short trip to Antwerp. From the third floor the views over roof scapes are great and you can hear the bells and see the Cathedral spire and its easy walking around the city. The room was quiet and comfy, but not luxurious. Public rooms are ok but dated. The breakfast however was... More 

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Chester, United Kingdom
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33 reviews 33 reviews
13 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Extraordinarily well placed in this attractive city, the Rubens offers good sized, comfortable rooms. The staff are extremely helpful and will offer advice, directions and assistance of all kinds. The breakfast was first class: an enticing range of tasty items that lured you towards over indulgence. Hell, it was new year after all!

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Cape Town, South Africa
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So, if location is what you're after…this is the place to stay in Antwerp…right in the thick of things…but a quiet street away. Its a real pleasure. The hotel itself is tired and desperate for a make over…and the interior decorator seriously needs assistance…very dated and unimaginative…AND THEN…whats with the pornographic glass bed side tables that change colours on demand…... More 

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Cork, Ireland
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61 reviews 61 reviews
36 hotel reviews
109 helpful votes 109 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just back from a 5 night stay at the Hotel Rubens and could not be happier with our choice.  From our initial booking to departure nothing was too much trouble- such as immediately responding to queries and providing restaurant recommendations etc. We flew into Schipol airport and took the Thalys to Antwerp (1hour journey).  Arriving at the station (fabulous building in... More 

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Seattle, WA
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21 reviews 21 reviews
16 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I read many of the reviews and a lot of people complained about the kind of old fashioned/stale/not updated look of some rooms. True, the walls have a strange color, the rooms are not that big and they lack the modern look of most chains' hotels. Our room, for example, and the wc on one side of the room and... More 

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Stockholm, Sweden
14 reviews 14 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had the opportunity of staying here for one night in the beginning of December 2014. Nice room, pleasant atmosphere and located in the heart of the old town. Parking in a nice garage near by. Walking distance to a number of nice bars and restaurants.

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Morgantown, West Virginia
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was in Belgium exploring the European history with my girl friend. We tried to find something reasonably priced, comfortable, and close to the city. we stayed for 3 nights. So we chose this old school european hotel. The location was right on point. We could go out to eat, socialize, explore, and much more and be back to our... More 

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Saffron Walden, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

Stayed for two nights and although the rooms were comfortable the hotel needs some TLC. Really disappointed that the choice of drinks at the tiny bar (if you can call it that) were pitiful. Parking facility excellent though and great location

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Antwerp, Belgium
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22 reviews 22 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

We did book this last minute at Christmas so the price was a bit over. Everything was to be expected, but had no WOW factor. Would stay again tho, but would ask for a nicer view, and book more in advance.

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25 reviews 25 reviews
15 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Great location but definitely not 4 star. The room was clean and comfortable but there was no drawer or shelf storage and just one narrow hanging wardrobe. The shower was good but could not be adjusted and was only suitable for pigmies. The hospitality tray in the room had two tea bags,one tube of coffee and two tiny milk containers... More 

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Address: Oude Beurs 29, Antwerp B2000, Belgium
Location: Belgium > Flanders > Antwerp Province > Antwerp
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Rubens - Grote Markt 4*
Number of rooms: 36
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Also Known As:
Hotel Rubens Grote Markt
Rubens Grote Markt Hotel
Hotel Style:
#4 Family Hotel in Antwerp
#7 Luxury Hotel in Antwerp
#7 Romantic Hotel in Antwerp

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