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Hotel du Congres

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Rue du Congres 42 | Brussels, Brussels 1000, Belgium
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Ranked #94 of 193 hotels in Brussels
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Gurgaon, India
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is not a fancy place. It's a hotel where we stayed at as students on a university trip. But it was perfect for our needs. It's basic, but very clean. Has excellent quality wifi. And a really really friendly staff. I had some assignments to work on while on the trip, so I was up one whole night working... More

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Belgrade, Serbia
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15 reviews 15 reviews
12 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

There are many disadvantages of this hotel, but in the most important issues this is the hotel one just needs while in Brussels. The location is perfect, less than 15 minutes walk from the central train station (not 5, as stated on the hotel's website), and same distance from the historical city centre. The rooms are clean, but very small,... More

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Hamilton, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

We stayed here for two nights and it satisfied all of our needs. The decoration is basic but everything is clean and at this value it's hardly an issue. Great location, places to eat and drink near and only a fifteen minute walk to Grand Place and 2 minute walk to Madou metro which allows easy access to Brussels Midi... More

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London, UK
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32 hotel reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

Just back at the Hotel du Congres for another stay. This charming hotel continues to delight. The low price at weekends is amazing value. The courtyard garden is such a delight. Service is extremely friendly and helpful. I asked to stay on in my room till the evening (check out time is normally 1100) and for a reasonable 30 euros... More

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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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123 reviews 123 reviews
23 hotel reviews
97 helpful votes 97 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

Stayed here one night to attend a concert at the Cirque Royale. Perfect location to stay for that venue. The hotel is very basic. Not much decoration beyond the main lobby. The rooms are small and comfortable but pretty basic. The walls are a bit thin so you may want earplugs if you're a light sleeper. The breakfast was a... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Before traveling to Brussels I read many reviews of hotels from budget to luxury. It seems there is always something to complain about for some people and so my expectations were not very high. However ,I must say that I found Hotel Du Congress a very nice hotel and the staff top professionals. The location is a short tram ride... More

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Berkshire
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34 hotel reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

Note that some of the rooms are in an annex which you get to by going out into the street and letting yourself in through a door. There are 5 rooms with the top two on the third floor up narrow stairs with no lift. Didn’t worry me as I only had a small light suitcase, but it could be... More

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Moscow, Russia
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23 reviews 23 reviews
15 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

I went to Brussels on the 2014 New Year's eve. Of course, prices were quite high at this time. This hotel offered me a fair price close to underground station, tram stop, and within 15-20 min. walk to the city center. It was very quiet and clean place with good wifi connection and breakfast. I can recommend it to everyone... More

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Flint, United Kingdom
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94 reviews 94 reviews
34 hotel reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014

Good location and friendly staff - easy access to restaurants, European business quarter and city centre attractions. Basic, but perfectly adequate and well insulated rooms, with good free wifi. Downside was a room phone that didn't work, a very hard pillow (but, to be fair, I didn't ask for it to be changed) and a power point that was coming... More

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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2014

I recommend Hotel du Congres both for its professional staff and Its cosy position near cirque Royal, the Royal Museums and last but not least the underground station of Madou. Confortable beds, good breakfast and decent prices. I would definitely recommend it.

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Address: Rue du Congres 42 | Brussels, Brussels 1000, Belgium
Location: Belgium > Brussels
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel du Congres 3*
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