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Novotel Mechelen Centrum

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Van Beethovenstraat 1, Mechelen 2800, Belgium
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Utrecht
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151 reviews
37 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Location of the hotel was it's best asset. Mechelen is a small city and from the hotel everything is within walkin distance. Check in was not like you would expect in a four star hotel. Uninviting and the only reason I knew why I was asked to enter my pin of my creditcard was reading reviews on TA. Our room... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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31 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

just spent the weekend very impressed with hotel and location check in was ok then of to the room via the lift which u have to use your room key to activate and the scanner has a mind of its own would have been quicker to use the stairs room was very clean and modern really nice used the bar... More 

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Thank bas t
Daria W, Guest Relations Manager at Novotel Mechelen Centrum, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Bas, Thank you for your feedback about our hotel and I'm glad to receive a detailed overview of you stay. My apologies that our staff could not inform you correct about over evening menu and we will make sure that this will not reoccur. The toilet paper is well selected, but I do understand that you where not... More 

Barendrecht, The Netherlands
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124 reviews
38 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

For a short stay this business hotel is ok to stay. Rooms are nice but missing a shower in the room. I do not favor bath tubs especially the ones without a hook for the shower head. Breakfast is rich but expensive and separate from the booking. Bar is typical business people- go out for a drink or dinner!

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Thank peterww2013
Daria W, Guest Relations Manager at Novotel Mechelen Centrum, responded to this review

Dear Peter, Thank you for your feedback about our hotel. To make your stay more comfortable we will note that you prefer a shower in the bathroom. We always appreciate a review like yours and we hope to welcome you again in the future. With kind regards, Kirsten - Guest Relations More 

Paris, France
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44 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely hotel, very nice staff. The room was a great size for our family (2 adults and 2 adolescents). Very central for visiting Mechelen on foot. The breakfast was excellent and we hope to return again.

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Thank AnnyMayB
Daria W, Guest Relations Manager at Novotel Mechelen Centrum, responded to this review

Dear Anny, Thank you for your positive feedback about our hotel. We always appreciate a review like yours and we hope to welcome you & your family again in the future. With kind regards, Kirsten - Guest Relations More 

Cheshire
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44 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel, in the heart of Mechelen, is ideal for business travellers and tourists. It's location means that if you don't want to use the nice room service or hotel restaurant, there are plenty of great restaurants and bars just on your doorstep. There's even a supermarket (open 8-8) for your Belgian chocolate and beer supplies! The best thing about... More 

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Thank Bryanthegirl
Daria W, Guest Relations Manager at Novotel Mechelen Centrum, responded to this review

Dear Mrs. Bryan, Thank you for your wonderful comments about our hotel and staff. I'm very pleased and proud to receive such a positive feedback. This will be shared with our teams and I'm sure this will motivate them to maintain this level of service and hospitality. We hope that all your furture visits will be as pleasant as the... More 

Sheffield, England, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

albeit basic the hotel is very close to all amenities & a stones throw form the Town Centre / Square.We were allowed to check in early & the rooms are basic but clean. A hotel to neither applaud or criticise!

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Thank Neil T
Daria W, Guest Relations Manager at Novotel Mechelen Centrum, responded to this review

Dear Neil, Thank you for your feedback about our hotel, we appreciate this at all times. Is there anything we could have done to make you more enthousiastic about our hotel? We always love to receive some tips from our guests so we can improve our quality so you can have a great time. We hope to welcome you again... More 

Andorra, Spain
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41 reviews
28 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016

Stayed at this hotel for 4 nights for business and really enjoyed it. Rooms are a good size and the bed very comfortable. The buffet breakfast is good but most of all loved the fact that we could get a drink in the bar each night up till 1am. The hotel is super central to the main town square and... More 

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Thank Worldfoodies
Daria W, Guest Relations Manager at Novotel Mechelen Centrum, responded to this review

Dear, We very much appreciate your comments regarding your stay at the Novotel Mechelen Centrum. It is always a pleasure to receive positive feedback. I will share your comments with our team. I am sure that this feedback will serve as an encouragement to all of our staff as we strive to continuously improve the quality of our services. Thank... More 

Grimbergen, Belgium
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138 reviews
81 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 199 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2016

I booked 4 executive rooms here and a meeting room. The check-in was smooth but they forgot I had a meeting room, so I had to ask for it. They gave me the key to the meeting room but without any explanation. I had asked several times for the function description of what was included in the meeting package, never... More 

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Thank Steven D
Daria W, Guest Relations Manager at Novotel Mechelen Centrum, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Steven, Thank you for your feedback about your stay. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your room and our breakfast buffet. We would like to appologize for the service regarding the meeting room. Unfortunately the banquet manager was not informed of your arrival, so the team wasn't able to help you when the problems occurred. We... More 

Bucharest, Romania
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23 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

I stayed for 40 days last winter and I can honestly say - very high value for money. Rooms spacious, comfortable but some renewal can be added. Staff - friendly only in " half" - one of the shifts disastrous( arrogant and not helpful) Every 5 days I was "surprised" by blocked door - payment request :) Very tinny fitness... More 

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Thank ian_popa
Daria W, Guest Relations Manager at Novotel Mechelen Centrum, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Popa, I'm sorry to hear that you did not enjoy your stay in our hotel and I understand your complaints. We will communicate your comments to our staff in order to improve our service and quality. With kind regards, Guest Relations More 

Southampton, United Kingdom
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66 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

Standard Novotel qualiity. you can't really go wrong in choosing it. It has a gym and a bar restaurant so it covers more or less all the services you may want. it is walking distance to everything so you can take good advantage from the position.

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Thank Stefano T
Daria W, Guest Relations Manager at Novotel Mechelen Centrum, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Stefano, Thank you for your positive feedback about our hotel and we love to welcome you again in the future. With kind regards, Daria More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Novotel Mechelen Centrum is a 4 star hotel located in the heart of Mechelen, in the trendy and lively district of the Fish Market, right next to the Dyle. It features 122 spacious and comfortable rooms, a bar and restaurant, plus 5 meeting rooms for conferences and seminars. This hotel is equally suited to business trips and holidays in Mechelen. Make the most of your stay by taking advantage of our fitness centre, hammam and bicycle hire. Parking is available for your convenience. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Novotel Mechelen Centrum

Address: Van Beethovenstraat 1, Mechelen 2800, Belgium
Location: Belgium > Flanders > Antwerp Province > Mechelen
Price Range: $78 - $195 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Novotel Mechelen Centrum 4*
Number of rooms: 122
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Also Known As:
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Mechelen Novotel
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#2 Green Hotel in Mechelen
#3 Business Hotel in Mechelen
#4 Romantic Hotel in Mechelen
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