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Skive, Denmark
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice small hotel ideally located between Antwerpen and Brussels, and close to Tomorrowland in Boom. 24 hour service and very friendly and helpful reception. Nice breakfast. Located right next to the canal.

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Portland, Oregon
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258 reviews
51 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2016

My wife and I stayed here two nights. The main room and bathroom were very spacious. Unfortunately, the beds were not very comfortable for either of us. The air conditioning was difficult to control and the room was either too hot or too cold. The breakfast was a bit disappointing and no baguette bread was available. Parking is a problem... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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14 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

눉When you receive your confirmation you will get a different adress then the one you have to put in the GPS. The correct adress can be found on the site of the hotel. The hotel is surely a bit dated for its 4 stars, the room is small and so is the bathroom, the bed is very soft and the... More 

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Neerpelt, Belgium
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9 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2015

After a Christmas evening with our children, we slept in the Gulden Anker last night. We know the place and the quality of service remains at a high level. The room is not specially luxurious but perfectly clean and the beds are very long and comfortable. The temperature in the bathroom was perfect. Buffet breakfast is perfect with much choice.... More 

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York, UK
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140 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 246 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2015

We stayed here for one night - a Friday. Arrival into Mechelen was by train and it took us about 20'minutes to walk to the Gulden Anker. Our room was on the ground floor - near to reception. It was tastefully decorated. However, there was some noise from reception and other guests. WiFi was free and worked well. Breakfast the... More 

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Thank Skeldergate
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13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2015 via mobile

Not bad but not 4 star. I came by car and discovered that the parking is on street which the web site doesn't mention. Also experienced the crazy road junction outside the hotel. When sitting in the restaurant I noticed the statue of a nubile naked young lady in the middle of the junction. I'm surprised anyone gets through it... More 

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Thank Rick C
Constanta, Romania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2015

I can't pinpoint exactly what made this hotel feel so welcoming. I'll just give a list of small details that stood out as signs of attention from the staff: - the reception was truly helpful - the lovely lady that mantained a spotless breakfast buffet - with the brisk manners and efficiency; in the first day I asked for a... More 

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Thank Livia M
East Yorkshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015

This hotel was prebooked as part of our cycle tour. We stayed 1 night. The hotel reception staff were brilliant. We were late arriving and didn't want to go out to eat. We asked if ok to bring in a Chinese takeaway, this was no problem. We sat in the patio area and staff were very obliging and looked after... More 

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Rijssen, Overijssel, Netherlands
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65 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

the hotel has reasonable facilities, bed is from poor quality, matrasse was not good. Shower is not working very good. But compared to the price it is all ok. the breakfest is only till 9:30 in the morning and they start to clear out the breakfest at 9:20 allready. parkingplace is arranged in the neighbourhoud and for free, which is... More 

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Thank JLVoortman
Manchester
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9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015 via mobile

Stayed here for 1 night at very short notice, check in was great with the staff member being very helpful, breakfast was excellent and the price was also nice and acceptable, would recommend for a short stay.

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Amenities

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  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Since 2015 our hotel has a new owner and new elan :) First renovations of hall, bar, fitness and some rooms are done! We wish you welcome in one of our 34, all different, rooms of our hotel. Share us your room preferences and we'll try to adjust reservations as such. We are located in a quiet residential neighborhood, alongside the canal. At the end of our street we can find the lovely Vrijbroekpark. The city center is at walking distance, as is the train station Mechelen. Exit N° 10 of the E19 highway between Antwerp and Brussels is nearby. ... more   less 

Additional Information about BEST WESTERN Hotel Gulden Anker

Address: Ridder Dessainlaan 2, Mechelen 2800, Belgium
Location: Belgium > Flanders > Antwerp Province > Mechelen
Price Range: $93 - $178 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — BEST WESTERN Hotel Gulden Anker 4*
Number of rooms: 34
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Also Known As:
Best Western Mechelen
Mechelen Best Western
Best Western Gulden Anker
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#4 Luxury Hotel in Mechelen
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