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Hereford, United Kingdom
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75 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel is perfect for doing what it says on the tin. Good price, good rooms, excellent bathroom and excellent parking. I will be back on my next journey I'm sure. Someone mentioned soft pillows, which seems to be a European issuer - solution use two!

Thank John T
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28 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 16, 2016

Very easy to find and plenty of parking. Friendly staff, good breakfast, clean comfortable rooms and good wifi. Grillhuise restaurant serves a hearty Cote a Los to share. Its about 10 mins by car. Has a good set menu too.

london, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 6, 2016

enjoyed our one night stay in this really fist class hotel on our way back to to England, very easy to find just off the motorway yet very quiet in rooms. comfortable beds only did not like the high square pillows, not used to those pillows but that is the only negative comment, otherwise friendly helpful staff and clean rooms.

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Thank Franco M
Calgary, Canada
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62 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 2, 2016 via mobile

Friendly staff and very quiet rooms. The beds are comfortable and the bathrooms are large . We arrived on Saturday and discovered a lovely farmers market in the parking lot across from the hotel. In the morning a food truck was in the parking lot with breakfast and lots of locals.

Thank Paula S
Rochester, New York
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46 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 30, 2016

Stopped here for an overnight on our way to a channel crossing. Enjoyed the beer and the bar. Staff was rather relaxed but helpful. Checkout was quick and rooms were large and clean. Large parking lot overlooked by room made keeping an eye on car easy.

Thank nylicence
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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383 reviews
52 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 233 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 20, 2016

This is the perfect choice for a stay whilst travelling to or from the Channel ports for instance when catching an early ferry. It is 2 minutes from the motorway, 75 minutes from the tunnel and has a large car park. More importantly we booked on-line 2 days before our stay and got a double room only deal for £50... More 

Thank Bluebellplasnewydd
Darwen, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 6, 2016 via mobile

I have stayed before and knew what to expect. Fairly standard for Belgium but it is in a good location just off the E40 so handy for Brussels airport. Parking right outside but it is a public car park so in the afternoon you have to fight with the parents collecting children from school and if leaving after 8:00 in... More 

Thank Stephen W
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25 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 6, 2016

Spend a weekend June 2016 - great base to explore both northern Belgium and France - Bruges a must! Only 90 mins from Calais and when used with the Euro Tunnel is only 2 hours from Folkstone Very warm welcome and very comfortable - seemed a busy place, lots of locals use the facilities. We upgraded to a suite and... More 

Thank arkgas
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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358 reviews
86 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 2, 2016

Ideal location for visits to Bruges and Ghent... close to the highway, but not that close to hear the cars. Large, clean, big room. Very friendly staff... we arrived earlier than the regular check in time and were helped in a very friendly manner. Decent breakfast buffet too.

Thank ChrBrd
London, England
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17 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 9, 2016 via mobile

Prefect place for a stopover. Hotel very comfortable. Room was spacious. Staff were friendly. Car park was free and provided plenty of space. Breakfast was traditional continental style with a lot choice. Cold meats and cheese. Sausages and boiled egg. Waffle making machine.

Thank pja_65
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Best Western Hotel Orchidee is situated in the center of Aalter, provides modern rooms, a buffet breakfast and free Wi-Fi throughout the building. All of the individually air-conditioned/heated rooms at Best Western Hotel Orchidee have a satellite TV , free safe, free coffee amenities, fridge and a work desk. Each of the rooms also have a private en suite bathroom with shower, toilet and wash table with all necessary amenities. The E40 motorway (Exit 11) is about 500 m away. Best Western Hotel Orchidee has a free and safe public parking in front of the hotel. Aalter Railway Station is less than a 15-minute walk away with direct services to Ghent and Bruges every half hour, with the car a 20-minute drive is all it takes to reach both Ghent and Bruges. The surrounding area is well suited for hiking and cycling tours, bikes can be rented in the local bicycle shop. In summertime the town square is filled with outside seating where drinks and food can be enjoyed in an extraordinary ambiance until late in the night. Guests can enjoy specialty beers and a selections of more then 70 kind of liquors and whisky's in the bar. This bar is frequently visited by the local population. There are various restaurants within walking distance. ... more   less 

Additional Information about BEST WESTERN Hotel Orchidee

Address: Aard 1, Aalter 9880, Belgium
Location: Belgium > Flanders > East Flanders Province > Aalter
Price Range: $62 - $71 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — BEST WESTERN Hotel Orchidee 4*
Number of rooms: 30
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