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The Dominican, Brussels

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Leopoldstraat 9, Brussels 1000 Belgium
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The Dominican, first member of Design Hotels™ in Brussels, is a destination for elegance in the centre of Brussels. The Dominican is a deluxe design hotel, poised to become a destination for elegance in the city centre. It's stylish rooms, private courtyard and bustling Grand Lounge combine to ensure indulgent hospitality. In the Grand Lounge, located adjacent to an intimate inner courtyard, our breakfast, lunch and dinner are served. The Lounge Bar is a combination of contemporary cafe and stylish lounge, making this the perfect destination for a relaxing break. A delectable selection of food and drinks are available to enjoy at any moment throughout the day. For a relaxing experience or an energy boost you can visit our health club with gym, sauna, steambath and massage. Stay and experience one of our 150 stylishly designed deluxe rooms, executive rooms or one of The Dominican's 3 exclusive suites. All our rooms are equipped with all modern amenities. WIFI (complimentary), Airconditioning, Telephone (VOIP), Safe, Mini-bar, Flat screen TV, Room service, Ironing facilities. The bathrooms are relax areas with rain shower or bath, hairdryer and toiletries.
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Paid public parking nearby
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Bar / lounge
Business Center with Internet Access
Conference facilities
Hammam
Baggage storage
Parking
Wifi
Sauna
Restaurant
Breakfast buffet
Breakfast in the room
Complimentary instant cofffee
Vending machine
Banquet room
Meeting rooms
Massage
Steam room
Concierge
Currency exchange
Non-smoking hotel
24-hour front desk
Dry cleaning
Laundry service
Ironing service
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Flatscreen TV
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Telephone
Iron
Laptop safe
Minibar
Refrigerator
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Romantic
Centrally Located
Languages Spoken
English, French, Spanish, Dutch and 2 more

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Joseph Huang wrote a review Jul 2020
Kaohsiung, Taiwan170 contributions26 helpful votes
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My wife and I stayed at the Dominican for one night for free because of a promotion from Marriott. The first thing I want to say about this cute little boutique hotel is location! Just 3 min walk from De Brouckere station in downtown Brussels, the location can't be beat! Check-in was smooth and quick. Early check-in was not allowed but we were able to drop our suitcases at the front desk and went out for a walk. Our room was a standard one bed room. Interior decor was very classical European with Gregorian chant playing in the backdrop. Bed was firm yet comfortable. Overall a very solid stay at the Domincan. If you want to be at the center of action in Brussels, then this is a good boutique hotel to stay at. For Marriott members, this is a Category 4 hotel, which means a Free-Night Certificate can be redeemed for a stay here, which I think is great value!
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Date of stay: September 2019
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bayarddc wrote a review Mar 2020
washington121 contributions99 helpful votes
The Dominican in Brussels is one of my favorite hotels anywhere. Nice, intelligently designed rooms; perfect location (10-minute walk from Brussels Central; even less from the Grand'Place, yet quiet); outstanding staff. I've stayed there several times in the past five years and every staff member has been efficient and friendly. Breakfast is served in a lovely, open space: excellent buffet. Coffee from a machine, of course, so only fair, but otherwise high-quality food. In a large city like Brussels, a place like The Dominican is little short of a miracle.
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Date of stay: March 2020
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tcc_dc wrote a review Mar 2020
Manassas, Virginia30 contributions4 helpful votes
We stayed at the Dominican in March 2020. The Dominican was selected based off suggestions from a Belgium friend. First, the hotel is super convenient to everything that you will probably want to do or need. 10-15 minute walk to the Brussels train station or a 5 minute walk to the Center Square. Yes, you are close to the tourist area, but the Dominican felt isolated from that in a good way. The hotel is very nice, with a welcoming staff and nice little lobby and outdoor inner garden. The basic room had a nice king size bed, with enough space for 2 people without issue. The bathroom was organized a little weird, but no issues. Room had enough plugs to charge up. If we make it back to Brussels, the Dominican will be the first call.
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Date of stay: March 2020
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Response from thedominican9, Directeur général at The Dominican, Brussels
Responded Mar 15, 2020
Dear guest, Thank you so much for your detailed and excellent recommendation. It sounds like you had an amazing stay all around and we couldn’t be happier to hear it. We can't wait to welcome you again soon! Kind regards, Maurits Kautz General Manager - The Dominican
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Paul M wrote a review Mar 2020
Armagh, United Kingdom196 contributions65 helpful votes
A short walk from the main square , doesn't look like anything special from the outside but beautifully decorated and designed inside - large rooms , very comfortable , very helpful and friendly staff - not sure about the music in the lifts though....
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Date of stay: March 2020
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Response from thedominican9, General Manager at The Dominican, Brussels
Responded Mar 10, 2020
Dear Paul, Many thanks for sharing this and for giving us the maximum score! We are pleased to read that you liked the decoration and atmosphere of the hotel. Knowing the hotel used to be an old monastery, the music in the lifts tries to bring you back at that period of time, but of course, its a matter of personal taste! Hoping we can welcome you back again very soon. Kind regards, Maurits Kautz General Manager - The Dominican
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StuartFromKirkham wrote a review Mar 2020
Blackpool, United Kingdom208 contributions73 helpful votes
I booked a one night stay for a special occasion using hotel points. As the sign by the entrance states "a sanctuary in the heart of Brussels". The impressive building is close to the Place Grand and hence has a perfect location for a stay in Brussels. The delightful hotel has a monastic theme to the decoration and furnishings with chants accompanying journeys in the lifts. The monastic theme continues in the corridors to rooms with doors on one side and a row of wall lights on the other. The room maintained a sense of luxury with a very comfortable king size bed, stylish furnishings and a modern, large-tiled walk-in shower with a glass panel that was a delight to use. Breakfast was excellent. Fresh fruit salad; cereals with a selection of additional ingredients such as raisins, coconut, pistachios; special orders such as egg benedictine; a selection of quality bread and pastries; fresh fruit juices; freshly ground coffee etc. The restaurant is small but gives the impression of spaciousness. And, as with the rest of the hotel, gave an air of tranquility. Although our stay was on a Friday night and Saturday morning, there were not many people. My one regret was to only book one night. We will be back and we will stay here again.
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Date of stay: February 2020
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Response from thedominican9, Directeur général at The Dominican, Brussels
Responded Mar 4, 2020
Dear guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts. We’re humbled and appreciative of your incredibly kind feedback and we will continue to maintain the high level of service that you experienced. It seems as though you had the opportunity to enjoy quite a lot what we have to offer here and we would love to have you back again soon to repeat this great experience! Kind regards, Maurits Kautz General Manager - The Dominican
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$146 - $241 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Frequently Asked Questions about The Dominican, Brussels
Which popular attractions are close to The Dominican, Brussels?
Nearby attractions include Grand Place (0.2 miles), SANDEMANs NEW Europe - Brussels (0.2 miles), and Guild Houses (0.2 miles).
What are some of the property amenities at The Dominican, Brussels?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, an on-site restaurant, and a lounge.
Which room amenities are available at The Dominican, Brussels?
Top room amenities include a minibar, air conditioning, and a flat screen TV.
What food & drink options are available at The Dominican, Brussels?
Guests can enjoy an on-site restaurant, a lounge, and free instant coffee during their stay.
Is parking available at The Dominican, Brussels?
Yes, paid public parking nearby is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to The Dominican, Brussels?
Conveniently located restaurants include Le Pecheur, Tonton Garby, and Le Rossini.
Are there opportunities to exercise at The Dominican, Brussels?
Yes, guests have access to a fitness center and a sauna during their stay.
Is The Dominican, Brussels located near the city center?
Yes, it is 0.1 miles away from the center of Brussels.
Are any cleaning services offered at The Dominican, Brussels?
Yes, dry cleaning and laundry service are offered to guests.
Does The Dominican, Brussels offer any business services?
Yes, it conveniently offers a business center, meeting rooms, and a banquet room.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at The Dominican, Brussels?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English, Spanish, French, German, Portuguese, and Dutch.