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Reviewed September 23, 2016 via mobile

We arrived at the hotel and received a nice and warm welcome. Keeping in mind that it is a family hotel we were surprised to received such attention. They always try to do their best to help out. I had an issue to connect to the wifi with my laptop. I was surprised to get my problem solved by the... More 

Thank Didier M
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9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed September 19, 2016

I recently stayed at the Hotel Cardinal this summer during a business trip. Now I do my fair share of travelling around the world staying in a variety of different hotels, but most of the time I don’t get around to writing a review on TripAdvisor because the hotel is uninspiring. The Hotel Cardinal is not one of those. I... More 

2 Thank ElQuerido
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed September 15, 2016 via mobile

Stayed at the Cardinal during the Spa 6 Hour motor race. My first stay here and I have to say that the hotel is lovely, the rooms are spacious, bathrooms clean and very functional. Breakfast is good, although I could do with more coffee! The decor may not be to everyone's taste but the quality of the fixtures and fittings... More 

2 Thank Whenthetide
Brussels, Belgium
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed August 22, 2016

Great view from the breakfast room on the main road where weekend events such as oldtimer rallies can be watched. Room windows have good noise isolation. Bus stop in front. Hotel design is a very nice individualistic combination of solid end 19th century architecture with recent illusionist wall paintings adapting the style of 18th century landscape painting.

2 Thank bakaty
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68 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed August 21, 2016

This Hotel is located in the center of Spa. You're literally few steps away from everything you could do in the city. Rooms are very spacious, clean, and the bedding are very comfortable. They have private garage that you can rent if you need. The speed of the Wifi is high and stable. If you're looking for a Clean and... More 

1 Thank j01216
Wantage, United Kingdom
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45 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed July 17, 2015

Stayed here for the British GT round at Spa circuit and we arrived in the early hours and were checked in promptly with no fuss. The hotel is an odd mix of old and new, from the "hidden" marble staircase via the clean but dated bedrooms to the ultra-modern bathrooms. The rooms are perfectly adequate and as we were on... More 

1 Thank Stone_Kicker
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed July 12, 2014

The hotel is perfectly located in the town the rooms and the breakfast are a little basic but for the price you can't complain the wifi worked well whilst there and some updating of bathrooms and televisions as happened since my last stay. The staff are helpful and friendly and it helps when the women on duty whilst there was... More 

1 Thank R S
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65 reviews
47 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed July 31, 2012

This hotel has a brilliant location - right in the centre of town, on main street. But, apart from breakfast which is adequate the place unfortunately is very poor in most other departments. The rooms do not have have a fan never mind air conditioning. It was warm when I was there and in the nights it was quite stifling.... More 

Thank VinayAsar
Sevenoaks, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
Reviewed July 29, 2012

Hotel Cardinal is located perfectly right in the middle of a lovely leafy square in this great old town. Overall, this is a perfectly adequate place to stay for one or two nights during race meetings at the Spa, Francorchamps circuit which is located 10kms down the road. It is a clean, efficient hotel but do not expect any frills... More 

Thank BigTaps
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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57 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
Reviewed June 27, 2012

The location is great, in the centre of Spa and close to all the attractions. But unless you like sleeping in a hostel style room with WiFi that doesn't work, a tiny portable TV and dated decor, then I suggest you look elsewhere. Nevertheless, it offers value, convenience and a decent buffet for breakfast - albeit with surly staff.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Standing against the «Annette & Lubin» wooded hill, this newly renovated family hotel enjoys a unique position on the main square in the center of the Spa thermal town, a two-minute walk from the funicular giving access to the Thermal Cure Center. It is noteworthy that the most beautiful motor racing track in the world, Spa-Francorchamps is only 9 km away. Hotel Cardinal is the oldest hotel in Spa and will blow its 100 candles in a few years. In its Art Deco style, you will enjoy a warm family welcome, a very comfortable accommodation, free WiFi access in the whole building and a lift leading to the upper floors. Pets are not allowed on the premises. All non-smoking rooms are equipped with a 32’’ flat screen television, free WiFi, telephone, radio alarm clock, writing desk, refrigerator and an en-suite bathroom with bath or shower, toilet, hair dryer, make-up mirror, towels and cosmetics. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Cardinal

Address: Place Royale 21, Spa 4900, Belgium
Location: Belgium > Wallonia > The Ardennes > Liege Province > Spa
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“Try for a room in the back of the property as sometimes the rooms in the front are quite noisy with the street sounds”
 of 5 bubbles VinayAsar, Jul 31, 2012 | Read review
“Room 219 has a nice balcony overlooking the square outside, though may be noisy at night if you open the French windows”
 of 5 bubbles evabxl, Aug 7, 2011 | Read review
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