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Hotel Matelote

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Adelaide, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed 2 nights and really enjoyed out stay at Hotel Matelote. The location is excellent, just a 1 minute walk to the main square (Groenplaats?), with a huge amount of bars and restaurants in the area. The staff were excellent; very friendly and offered many details of things to see and do, and places to eat. They even offered... More 

Thank Spanner82
London, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
26 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

Antwerp is delightful. And I don't have much to complain about this hotel. It's modern, affordable, convinenient and located in a desirable area. 2 mins to Grote Markt and about 5 to the Scheldt. Easy access from/ to the Central Station. Good bed but pillows need replacing. Large shower area which I really appreciate. The lobby is lovely. Very helpful... More 

Thank amustari
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016

This is a renovated old house in the old center of Antwerp, near the Cathedral, but far from the central train station. The reception was very polite and helpful and the recommendations were worth trying. The room was spacious and clean. We enjoyed the stay there.

Thank itsiliAthens
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5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2016

4 of us stayed here for 2 nights as part of a short cycle tour of Belgium. Our welcome was very friendly and the girl on reception had given us a room upgrade which was nice and unexpected. We were also given a complimentary welcome drink(beer or sparkling wine) This was in fact the only time we received this in... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2016 via mobile

Nice place, 2 min walk from the historical center and the main square, not far from the river. Only 11 rooms are and each is designed in its own style. Breakfasts are ok, the service is good and the price is fair. Most likely will stay again next year.

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new york city
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2016

Stayed in the top floor suite for two nights. I was on business and the hotel is better suited for leisure. The room was very nice. Spacious, with high, vaulted, ceilings. Quiet. Very nice bathroom. Smelled a little stale but I got used to it. Steep spiral staircase was challenging with my luggage and there is not a bellman (although... More 

Thank blackmojo
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2016

Room 6 this time. Probably my favourite so far though I failed to notice the thermostat so had an uncomfortably hot night. Entirely my fault. I'd like better pillows but other than that this is a gem, smack in the heart of the old city. I intend to keep returning.

1 Thank Philip S
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2016 via mobile

I booked a room for one night and was very pleased with the welcoming staff. The room was pleasant and well decorated (nice interior, comfy bed, coffee/tea & water, clean bathroom). The location is a big plus: in a quite street right in the heart of the city. I will book this room again.

Thank Isabelle H
Manchester, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 276 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2016

Enjoyed our stay as the rooms were fine though as others have said, tricky stairs. The receptionist was very helpful too. The water in the fridge was free but oddly never got replaced in 4 nights and nor did any of the shower/shampoo gels and the coffee cups on two days did not get changed. There was a party of... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2016

I tend to go to Antwerp once or twice a year. I alternate between Hotel Matelote and The Hilton Antwerp (around the corner). This past month, I stayed at HM for five nights and enjoyed every moment. I slept in the loft upstairs which was roomy and very comfortable for one and would certainly be great for two. It was... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated in the peaceful Haarstraat this unique hotel has the best location in Antwerp only some footsteps away from - the famous Grand Place with its stunning town hall - the Antwerp Cathedral - the River Scheldt, ... Right in the very middle of the heart of downtown Antwerp, home of Fashion, home of Diamonds, home of Culture, Port of Antwerp City by the water A short walk to the Grand Place, the Fashion Museum, the Rubens House, the MAS, ... . Only 500 meters from the Central Station, 6 km from Antwerp Airport Please take into account we have no elevator in this historical building ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Matelote

Address: Haarstraat 11A, Antwerp 2000, Belgium
Location: Belgium > Flanders > Antwerp Province > Antwerp
Price Range: $103 - $173 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Matelote 3*
Number of rooms: 10
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Also Known As:
Matelote Hotel Antwerp
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#11 Business Hotel in Antwerp
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