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Hotel Polaris

3.0 of 5 Small Hotel   |   Groentemarkt 19, Ostend 8400, Belgium
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Ranked #5 of 36 Ostend B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014
BNB17 Liverpool, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    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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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Eindhoven, The Netherlands
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72 reviews 72 reviews
35 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014 via mobile

We went here in appparently the bussiest weekend of the year. Hotel has a good location but was way over priced. We had a very small room, and terrible beds. Breakfast was good. Hotel is in a very old building so high ceilings and old interiors.

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Lovely, quaint hotel. Convenient location and helpful and friendly staff. Visited over St Paulusfeesten Festival, which I would definitely recommend. Breakfast was simple but all that was required. Over all a super stay. Would possibly suggest they invested in air con for more humid evenings but this is the only negative I could possibly find.

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2013

This is an average hotel. The room was very small room and the bathroom was tiny. Also it wasn't perfectly clean and the window was broken. (Room 303) Great breakfast though. Location is fine. Ok for 1 night but I don't think I'll return.

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2013

See the review by Pauline R - I was one of the 20 from Australia - the manager David was very helpful and accomodating, the breakfast was extensive, the location is excellent. The Room I stayed in was fine but I would recommend staying in the rear rooms if you are a light sleeper (only on a Thursday morning, as... More

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Perth, Australia
4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2013

I stayed at this hotel for 3 weeks with a group of 20 people from Australia. The rooms were clean and available as soon as we arrived. David the Manager had helped me organize rental vans before we had arrived. I cannot speak highly enough of the staff who were all friendly and helpful. Breakfast was great The breakfast area... More

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Dessel, Belgium
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2013

the location of this botique hotel is awesome. The staff very friendly and a nice breakfast. In the room was everything available what you needed. The rooms were rather small and clean. The only thing I can say about the room is that it needed a little paint. I would go the again8

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2013

This hotel is in a very convenient location, short walk to the beach as well as to the shopping area and the nightlife area. There's a public parking just across the street (22,50 € /24 hours) Check-in was very easy, I told my name and was handed my keycard, 1 minute (room was booked over the net) check out the... More

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Ghent, Belgium
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2013

My husband and I stayed in this boutique hotel for one night. The room ( number 402 ) is situated on the fourth floor. But it's a room which is connected to another room by a door that you can " luckily " close. We heard every word of our neighbours, which is very uncomfortable. Also the noises of the... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2013

This hotel was absolutely excellent, the proprietor could not do enough to make our short stay most memorable. Situated just a short walk from the sea & railway stn ideally placed for a city break as all bars & restaurants are close by.Rooms were well decorated and very clean. Breakfast consisted of a buffet which even included champagne to make... More

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Antwerp, Belgium
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2013

Price/quality pefect hotel and a great luxury breakfast ! In the middle of Ostend near the shops and the sea. Very friendly and clean. The perfect hotel for a weekend at the seaside. Nice updated room.

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Address: Groentemarkt 19, Ostend 8400, Belgium
Location: Belgium > Flanders > West Flanders Province > Ostend
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Polaris 3*
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