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City Apartments Antwerpen

Van Stralenstraat 49 - 51, Antwerp 2060, Belgium (Formerly De Strael Residence)
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Ranked #43 of 77 Hotels in Antwerp
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

The service was good but the only thing to be improve is the bed. The breakfast was excellent. the customer service was very good and friendly. The staff was very friendly and polite. i will always recommend the hotel to others.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

Great location. The family room had four single beds in one big spacious room. Comfortable with kids. The kitchen had all the equipments. The exhaust is not great for foods that let out lot of steam. The place is towards end of street with off street available parking. We booked parking within the basement; however parking management is quite poor.... More 

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Be-Housing, Public Relations Manager at City Apartments Antwerpen, responded to this review

Dear Vivekmarwah, Our company and residence manager love it when they see reviews like yours about our buildings. Therefore we are willing to offer you a reduction on your next reservation directly made throughout our website. If you wish to receive our voucher with the code for your reduction please send a mail to angelo@be-housing.be with your reservation number and... More 

Sussex, England
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

We booked this the day before on line, because it looked like really good value. I was a bit dubious, because I have stayed in these kind of apartment complexes before, and they are often rather dingy and unloved. And this wasn't 100% wonderful - some of the lightbulbs were out, and the decor was a bit bleak, but it... More 

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Be-Housing, Public Relations Manager at City Apartments Antwerpen, responded to this review

Dear Madam or Sir, Thank you for your very kind review about our residence the City Apartments Antwerp. We always a guest that stays with us for the first time and that is immediately surprised about the things we have to offer! Our concept with "a home away from home" is especially for people who wish to stay in a... More 

Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

I've staying with be-housing before but this is the first time I had the One bedroom Apartment. It was good to see the TV has been upgraded and the Wifi works. The Apartment was very clean and the staff were helpful (we arrived outside the normal Check-in times). It's a good location and excellent value for money. We would stay... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

This premises is located just 7-10 mins walk from Central Station, it located on a quiet street, so there are very minimum amount of traffic and no nearby night-life establishments within earshot. I had stayed at City Apartments sister building opposite before - the Budget Flats so I was familiar with the facilities and accessibility of the premises. The check-in... More 

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Limassol, Cyprus
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

I booked this apartment for my family (me, my wife and 2 daughters) for 2 weeks after looking at the photos on the Internet. It turned out that photos on the Internet are deceiving (at least for the apartment we stayed). The actual place was old, filthy and smelly. The neighborhood was not the best - it is an area... More 

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We read a series of decent reviews on this place and were in a bit of a bind so booked a one night stay at City Apartments. The area wasn't exactly upmarket but we felt safe enough. However, we arrived 30 minutes before the 4pm check in time to find that the office was only open between the hours of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2013

I had some concerns about staying at Budget Accommodation but upon arrival in a very Snowy Antwerp I was met by a member of Staff who advised me that the room was suffering from a faulty heater but she instantly provided another! The Room itself was a good size, clean and perfectly functional - the furniture & TV were a... More 

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Be-Housing G, Manager at City Apartments Antwerpen, responded to this review

Dear Mr/Mrs, Thank you for your positive review of your stay at City Apartments Antwerp! We are very pleased that you enjoyed your stay and we hope to welcome you again in the near future! Kind regards, Bart Be-Housing Group More 

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