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La Royale

Martelarenplein 6, Leuven 3000, Belgium
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  • Location
    4.5 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
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Liskeard, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Not posh, not pristine but really loved, old fashioned hotel. The rooms were spotlessly clean and the food was fantastic. Excellent value for money. Free wifi with booking, lovely Internet style cafe. We were very happy with our stay here.

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Adelaide
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55 reviews 55 reviews
22 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

Based on the prime location one would think this would be a great place to stay and it was if you needed to commute by train. However, the hotel itself left a lot to be desired. There was a foul odour through much of the hotel like there was a sewerage problem. The rooms themselves were similar to staying in... More 

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Athens, Greece
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11 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Small but very cozy and very clean. My room overlooked the square at where the Leuven Train Station is located. The room was not large but very convenient. Very strong wifi access (free) in the room (3rd floor). Breakfast was fine. Leuven city centre and main attractions, 10 minutes walk. Only con : Lack of fridge and pretty small closet.

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Kanata
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

This hotel is right near the train station - so incredibly convenient. There is staff available 24 hours. The area is safe and only a 10-15 minute walk to the city center. I had a nice view and it was a quiet locatin for sleeping at night. The hotel was very clean and well-kept. The breakfast was good. Overall I'm... More 

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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17 reviews 17 reviews
11 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

All and all, its a reasonable hotel. The location is Super. Just opposite to the train station, right in the heart of Leuven- restaurants, shops, coffee shops, etc..A few things that could have made the stay in La royale much better: 1. Minibar/ small Fridge in the room- it's quite a standard.. i wanted to buy cheese/Yogurt/cold drink.. but couldn't... More 

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Mannheim, Germany
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26 reviews 26 reviews
25 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

just in front of the main bus stop and railway station. close to the historical center, walking 10 min or direct bus lines. Surrounding is very busy by shops, bars, busses, deliveries and road traffic. not for somebody looking for a quiet place. parking and access by car is a bit difficult. hotel is clean, breakfast ok, small bar and... More 

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Tring, UK
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

My partner was booked into this hotel for a work trip, and I tagged along. The room was very basic, with no space for any comforts such as an easy chair. There was no residents' lounge or seating area, other than the breakfast room (tables and dining chairs only). The bathroom fittings were old but it was clean. The position... More 

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San Jose, CA USA
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32 reviews 32 reviews
18 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

When visiting Belgium, you come mainly for chocolates and beer. Throw in thousands of college students and a rich history, and you have Leuven. The La Royale is strategically located right across the street from the main train station, which makes day trips around the country very convenient. It’s also a nice 15 minute walk to the historic Oude Markt... More 

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Naples, Italy
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52 reviews 52 reviews
15 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

I often went to Leuven for working reason and only recently I decided to test this hotel. It is located in front of the railway station so it is easy to reach. The hotel is very comfortable even if the rooms are very small. The personnel is young and competent and the breakfast is very good. Fort what are the... More 

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Lommel, Belgium
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18 reviews 18 reviews
16 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2013

we stayed here for having our bachelor party in leuven. the room was clean and spacious enough for four people. good beds to sleep on. we were pleasantly suprised by the breakfast. i would advice this hotel for a short one night stay with a good location close to stores and the train station

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