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Hotel a la Grande Cloche

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32 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
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Stayed overnight sometime in October, and location is great; breakfast the best! Their croissants were to die for and the choices of cheese were a aplenty. Bummer was front desk clerk asking for the key everytime we went out. We stayed at the topmost floor with two rooms connected by a common bathroom. Our room had 2 balconies, one covered... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

classic old style hotel with large bedroom and bathroom breakfast which was very good and with many choices was part of the room price elevater was small,slow but more than adequate cleanliness a plus location had 3 or 4 restaurants within 20 meters of the hotel about 10 minuites walking distance to LA GRAND PLACE excellent value

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Thank transart
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Perfect location,close to the city center and to Garre de Midi Station. Very clean,spacious rooms and great breakfast. Quiet expensive for a 2 star hotel but the service and the location are very good.

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Thank Silvia V
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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137 reviews
49 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
Reviewed October 27, 2016

I selected the Hotel a la Grande Cloche due to its close proximity to the Midi train station where we arrived from Paris. It’s a short walk from the station through a middle/lower class but safe neighborhood. The hotel is located on the Place Rouppe, a large area with several nice sidewalk restaurants. “Emmanuel” at the front desk was very... More 

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Thank Retired1811
Saskatchewan
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112 reviews
25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
Reviewed October 25, 2016

We chose this place for location and value, and it worked well in those regards. As you could see from a map, it is halfway between Gare Midi and the historic centre, and the price was considerably less than other nearby accommodations. Pluses included considerable character, exceptional cleanliness and upscale linens, and a great breakfast in a fantastic setting. Beware... More 

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98 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed October 20, 2016

A la grande cloche is perfectly located: close to the city centre, but also to Midi station (great if you fly to Charleroi and then catch the City Shuttle to go to Bruxelles). It is a bit old inside, but clean. My room was very spacious, especially the bathroom!

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Duncan, Canada
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34 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed October 9, 2016

Our room was spacious and very clean with a nice view over the Place Rouppe. The front desk staff were friendly. The included breakfast was a lovely treat - a good selection of fresh pastries/bread, cold cuts/cheese, yogurt, cereal and hard-boiled eggs plus coffee/tea/chocolate/juice. The location was good - a ten to fifteen minute walk to Grote Markt and all... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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Reviewed September 15, 2016 via mobile

I only stayed one night en route to a conference elsewhere. So please bear in mind that my impressions may not be as well informed as others. For anyone travelling by Eurostar and reasonably fit, this is an ideal location. It's an easy and direct 10 min walk from Brussels midi (South, not central) station, where the Eurostar terminates. The... More 

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Lansing, Michigan
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28 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
Reviewed August 26, 2016

My room was very large and comfortable with a large bathroom, overlooking Place Rouppe. The location is quite convenient, an easy walk to Grand Place and (as it turned out) the Midi train station. Many thanks to the kind gentleman at the desk who insisted that it was much faster and easier to walk to Midi (thankfully, I pack light)... More 

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64 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 254 helpful votes
Reviewed August 13, 2016

4 nights, single room with private bathroom. I booked directly through the hotel’s website and free breakfast was included in the price. Note that some rooms have private bathrooms and some have shared facilities so take care when booking. The location is good for a tourism stay – an easy walk from Brussels Midi station (as well as trains, the... More 

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Additional Information about Hotel a la Grande Cloche

Address: Pl. Rouppe 10 | Brussels, Brussels 1000, Belgium
Location: Belgium > Brussels
Price Range: $55 - $100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel a la Grande Cloche 2*
Number of rooms: 37
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Also Known As:
a La Grande Cloche Hotel
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#2 Best Value Hotel in Brussels
#25 Family Hotel in Brussels
#35 Romantic Hotel in Brussels
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“we had a room facing the place roupe--slept without hearing noise from the street”
 of 5 bubbles transart, 4 weeks ago | Read review
“From the reviews, room vary a great deal, explore the possibility of choice.”
 of 5 bubbles Frostback, Oct 25, 2016 | Read review
“Stay away from the air shaft.”
 of 5 bubbles ATfromNY, May 21, 2016 | Read review
“some rooms have toilets in the corridor!”
 of 5 bubbles snglo, May 16, 2016 | Read review
“Rooms in back of hotel are quieter but don't have views.”
 of 5 bubbles dc-hiker1, Jan 7, 2016 | Read review
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