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Academie Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Wijngaardstraat 7-9, Bruges 8000, Belgium
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Ranked #31 of 100 hotels in Bruges
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Bridgwater, United Kingdom
19 reviews 19 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Just returned from staying here with Riviera. Excellent location, excellent breakfast choice, clean modern room and en suite. Ours (C184) was at the back overlooking the old almshouses, but very quiet. Bed huge and comfortable. It was hot but the aircon worked fine, wasn't noisy, and a small plumbing fault (basin slow to drain) was fixed before we'd even bothered... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Have just returned from our 3 night stay here with Riviera. The hotel was well situated, the staff were friendly from the moment we checked in. The room was spacious, comfortable and had everything you could need. We had the view of the nice historic courtyard across the street. The breakfast was lovely, plenty of choice for a hot or... More

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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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26 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Situated in a convenient location for all the sights and restaurants of Bruges makes Academie a good base for a visit to the city. The room we had was spacious and clean, although the pillows were lumpy. A problem with the plumbing was promptly fixed. There was a good breakfast choice, albeit the surroundings were cramped....not the environment for a... More

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37 hotel reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We travelled to Bruges with Riviera Travel via the Eurostar, with accommodation for three nights b & b at the Academie. The hotel is ideally placed for visiting Bruges, there are numerous restaurants within easy walking distance and the sights are also easily reached with a 10 minute walk. The staff were very welcoming and for the most part very... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Just returned from a wonderful 4 days in Bruges with Riviera Travel. A very good hotel with an excellent buffet breakfast. Bit of a problem with Air conditioning not working in our room but the staff were very helpful and fixed it promptly. Can't fault it for comfort and value. Good bath and shower.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Lovely hotel , well placed, Good bar and excellent breakfast. Rooms well appointed- ours had teeny balcony overlooking courtyard which was lovely but did get noise from people sitting below windows and crossing the area. Fridge , tea making facilities but take your own coffee/tea as they charge if you want extra.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Good hotel in an excellent location. We requested a room overlooking the courtyard, which was nice and quiet. Good choice of food for breakfast and plenty of it! The hotel is charming, not part of a huge chain and the staff are friendly and helpful. Would definitely recommend it.

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Dundee, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a lovely individual hotel in the heart of Bruges.I stayed with my 82 year old father and everything including the walk to the coach pick up point for our excursions was within comfortable walking distance.There are restaurants and activities within touching distance literally.The staff were lovely and friendly, the breakfast ample ,including seeds and grains with your yogurt... More

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Windsor, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My boyfriend & I were visiting Bruges for the weekend and after looking around at lots of different hotels we were both so pleased that we chose Academie Hotel after a fantastic stay and at very reasonable price! The hotel is located in the heart of Bruges with Minnewater park just left of the hotel and the Grote Markt a... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here for three nights as part of a organised tour. We had a room adapted for the disabled and consequently there was plenty of space. We had no complaints, everything was as it should be in a quality hotel. The decor was not to my liking but having been to Belgium before I know that hotels tend to use... More

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Address: Wijngaardstraat 7-9, Bruges 8000, Belgium
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Location: Belgium > Flanders > West Flanders Province > Bruges
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Academie Hotel 4*
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