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Hotel Martin's Relais

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Genthof 4a, Bruges 8000, Belgium
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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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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    4.5 of 5 stars
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3 reviews 3 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We spent 3 wonderful days in Bruges and stayed in this beautiful hotel. Staff were very courteous and the service was outstanding especially from Frederick, in Front Office. Thank you to all who have made our stay a very enjoyable one.

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Cranford, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We spent 3 days at this beautiful hotel and could not have been happier. The service was outstanding. Extremely helpful and made excellent recommendations on restaurants and activies. The location is perfect. Close enough to the Market but far enough away from any noise or traffic. We especially enjoyed sitting in the garden in the evening. Would highly recommend.

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Dumfries, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

If you like modern, plastic fantastic, soul-less hotels with rude staff then this hotel is NOT for you! We stayed at this hotel for 3 nights and loved it. The room, with canal view, was very spacious, clean and comfortable. The hotel itself is full of character and charm and the staff are genuinely pleasant and helpful. Breakfast was plentiful... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a lovely hotel with an excellent location. Friendly and helpful staff. Room was lovely, a good size with a fantastic bathroom. The only thing I didn't like was the stressed looking parrot sat in a cage opposite reception. The poor bird had pulled out his stomach feathers and was nervous of people near him. It made you feel... More

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Sofie G, F&B Manager at Hotel Martin's Relais, responded to this review

Dear Nikki, Following your comment I would like to take the time to give you some back ground information about my parrot named Coco. Coco is an African grey, she was born in 1977 and hand reared by Mr. Hugo D. She lived with him for 24 years until Hugo’s age forced him to move to a nursing home. Coco... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at the Martin's Relaise in Bruges for three nights. The location is great, in Van Eyck Square, an easy walk to the main square and anything you want to see in Bruges. We arrived by train and it is a 15 minute bus ride from the train station to the hotel, but once you are there you can... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I booked a trip for our wedding anniversary via Eurostar and chose this hotel based on its location. We were not disappointed! We were given room 25 which is 2nd floor garden view with gorgeous little decked balcony. Unfortunately, the room safe wasn't working and although the hotel offered us the use of hotel safe, we asked... More

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Portola Valley, California
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

the hotel is run down and in need of updating. I appreciate its history but new carpet, paint, bedding are dearly needed. It is in a lovely location in Bruges, walking distance to everything you would want to do. I would suggest getting a room faced the inner courtyard if you want quiet. This hotel has huge potential.

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Sofie G, General Manager at Hotel Martin's Relais, responded to this review

Dear Lisaleslie, Thank you for the time you took to share your experience on Tripadvisor. I am glad to read that –even though you did not like every aspect of the hotel- you have appreciated the history of our building and its location. As our building is a classified monument, we are not allowed to do big renovation works. We... More

Surrey, England
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37 reviews 37 reviews
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32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Quick trip to Bruges, which is a lovely place well preserved and charming. The Hotel Martin's - hmmmmm, lets see. I did not book this one, I had business nearby and some associates booked this hotel for me. Very nice location, quiet, central Minor annoyance at check in as my name was wrong on the reservation which meant the wifi... More

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37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Martin's Relais is an ideal location for a visit to Brugge. It is situated a few blocks from the main square of Brugge, not too close too be noisy but not to far to walk. The atmosphere is relaxing with its old world charm. The staff is very attentive and helpful. The rooms are large and ours had a lovely... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked a canal view double and spent 3 nights here. Wow the room was fantastic. Very large spacious room with huge bathroom. We had a canal view from the main room and bathroom overlooked the garden. Opening windows gave us wonderful airflow. The bed was exceptional as was all bedding and linen. We chose not to include breakfast as... More

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Address: Genthof 4a, Bruges 8000, Belgium
Location: Belgium > Flanders > West Flanders Province > Bruges
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Martin's Relais 4*
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Offering free Wi-Fi, Martin's Relais provides rooms with original features and antique furniture in 5 historic 17th-century canal houses. The hotel benefits from a peaceful rose garden, several comfortable lounges and is only 450 metres from the Grote Markt.Satellite TV, a minibar and work desk are provided in the rooms at Relais. Each of the rooms has been uniquely decorated and include a modern bathroom with luxurious toiletries.Situated along a scenic canal in the historic centre of Bruges, this hotel is 10 minutes’ walk from the Groeninge Museum. The Concert Hall is a 15-minute walk away.The cosy bar serves local Belgian beers both inside and out on the terrace in summer. Martin's Relais also offers a breakfast buffet with Cava in the grand breakfast room. ... more   less 
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