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Andromeda Hotel &Thalassa

Kursaal Westhelling 5, Albert Promenade 60, Ostend 8400, Belgium
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Ranked #12 of 47 Hotels in Ostend
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Ghent, Belgium
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14 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Location is amazing. Right next to the city centre (Kursaal), close to the beach. The rooms with beach view are very spacious and have great view over the boulevard. Breakfast is decent, spa is good, conference rooms are decent, service is decent. And that's the issue. Most things are decent. The hotel lacks spice, character. Apart from the location and... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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41 reviews 41 reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

Stayed here for 3 nights this week with family, including 2 young kids. Very pleased with it and have already booked to go back in May. Location couldn't be better, in the centre of town and right on the beach. Breakfasts are super and there's a nice bar for a drink in the evening before bed. The bar manager is... More 

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Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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65 reviews 65 reviews
25 hotel reviews
102 helpful votes 102 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

I have reviewed this hotel some years ago, and returned to find that time has stood still. It it looks very much as it did then. It is now due for some maior redecorating. The front rooms are stll large but badly in need of an upgrade. Our room had a funny smell. After complaining housekeeping sent somebody with a... More 

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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145 reviews 145 reviews
46 hotel reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

By far the most appealing element of this hotel is the proximity to the sea and the views from the bedrooms, restaurants and meeting rooms. It is also walking distance to the town centre bars and restaurants. However, rooms did not have the clean/fresh feeling and are a bit outdated. Considering it's a wellness hotel, there were no real spa... More 

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Germany
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19 reviews 19 reviews
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

Hotel Andromeda has a nice location and you may have a nice picture when looking out of window to the see but nothing else. Personnel is kind and helpful enough. Hotel parking is terrible, you should be very careful if you want to get there. Rooms were not so clean, we found used ashtray and someones box of cigarettes there...... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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122 reviews 122 reviews
33 hotel reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014 via mobile

Just happen to spend 7 nights in this hotel over last two weeks on business. Must agree with some of the reviewers that the hotel is much better than painted by most on TripAdvisor. I can compare with my recent experience in Knokke and this one beats on many dimensions. To be specific: + Underground parking available + Very friendly... More 

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Sheerness, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Had we read the reviews regarding this hotel it is doubtful we would have booked to stay there as they did not paint it in a very good light. However, we found the hotel to be everything we wanted for our short break, with attentive and friendly staff, and of course excellent food as you would expect in Belgium. Our... More 

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Mons, Belgium
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

Central location, right at the beach. Breakfast was lovely, although for additional 16Eur pp. Parking 20eur, sauna 13eur. Room was very basic and small. Bathroom needed some serious TLC. Again no tea or coffee making facilities. WiFi was playing up, maybe because the hotel was full. Staff was very friendly and helpful! Do not expect high standard and you'll leave... More 

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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102 hotel reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

Excellent position on the beachfront and right in the town centre, and for me even better in that the entrance is about 20 metres away from the stage door of the Kursaal Theatre where I was working. The building wouldn’t win any prizes for architecture – it is a great slab like concrete monolith probably built in the 1970s …... More 

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28 reviews 28 reviews
4 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014 via mobile

Great location, stunning view from the balcony. The room was very big and so the beds, very nice. Overall we had a nice stay, but the room was smelling badly like someone had been smoking a million cigars in the room. It was not nice!

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