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Ibis Budget Antwerpen City Central Station
Ranked #17 of 72 Hotels in Antwerp
Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan
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“Very good location”
Reviewed April 11, 2014

I stayed in the hotel in January 2014 as was visiting the city as tourist. I really enjoyed walking through the most beautiful station every time to and back the hotel.
The room was clean, good bed, free wi-fi (and it was important to me to have Internet connection). It seems that the hotel was very popular, we met people from all over the world

  • Stayed January 2014, traveled as a couple
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Athens, Greece
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Reviewed April 8, 2014 via mobile

The whole sink- toilet-shower arrangement in the room was really funny and it took a while until I could finally turn the radiator on and create a temperature that was warm. This place is quite tricky to find and the breakfast was not really worth the price. That said, the room was spotlessly clean and the receptionists were very kind and helpful -even the one who's english were not even basic. For its price, well. I would stay here again, hoping that the towels would be thicker than handkerchiefs this time :)

Stayed March 2014, traveled solo
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IBACCS, General Manager at Ibis Budget Antwerpen City Central Station, responded to this review, April 10, 2014
Nice to read you had a pleasant stay, and thank you for your remarks, it enables us to serve you even better in the future.
See you next time !
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Waterford, Ireland
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Reviewed March 24, 2014

This hotel is, as the name suggests, a budget option and quite basic, but it's in a great location. The whole place is very new so the rooms are still pristine and there's free wifi. You can get breakfast for €7.50 per person, but there's a Le Pain Quotidien 2 mins walk away, which is gorgeous for breakfast. It's about a 20-25 mins walk to town but the train station is right next door with a metro to bring you straight into the Grotte Markt, but bear in mind it's actually quite a walk from the back of the train station to the metro stops (the station is unbelievably huge!). You can park your car in the train station for €18 per night, but it's much cheaper and perfectly safe to leave your car on the street nearby. It's free from 7pm to 9am and then it's just €10 or so for the whole day.

  • Stayed March 2014, traveled as a couple
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IBACCS, General Manager at Ibis Budget Antwerpen City Central Station, responded to this review, April 10, 2014
Nice to hear you had a pleasant stay with us.
See you around next time !
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Almere, The Netherlands
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Reviewed March 6, 2014

I was here to celebrate my 40th bday. I wanted to book a budget hotel for my 11 friends due to their budget. And it was great! We didn't expect much for that money. The rooms were very modern, simple and clean. we all had a goodnight rest. The breakfast was simple, but enough. If you would like to stay in a low budget hotel, this is the place to be.
The service from the girls behind the desk were awesome. Thank you.

  • Stayed March 2014, traveled with friends
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IBACCS, General Manager at Ibis Budget Antwerpen City Central Station, responded to this review, April 10, 2014
Nice to hear you had a pleasant stay with us.
Low cost can be wonderful ;-)
Enjoy the ride on tram 40 !
Hoping to welcome you again in the future.
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Emmen, The Netherlands
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Reviewed March 6, 2014

Perfect hotel when you're travelling by train. The hotel is at the back of the station. Near by the hotel are several places for breakfast. In the weekend there are a lot of students, so it' s noisy for the whole night, you can't get any sleep. We also had a couple in the room next to us that amused us with their amoureus noise for the whole night. So you're warned..... The girls behind de informationdesk don't no much about the enviroment but they're friendly. If you want to know something special, ask the woman with the helping dog, she knows a lot and is very helpful. The rooms are clean. And last but not least; if you get the chance to sleep it won't happen, the matras feels after 10 minutes like they' re made of concreet. If you're looking for a nice square with restaurants and a childrenplayground you can go to het Dageraadplaats, just a 10- minutes- walk from the hotel.

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  • Stayed February 2014, traveled with family
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IBACCS, General Manager at Ibis Budget Antwerpen City Central Station, responded to this review, April 10, 2014
Hello Roos,
Thank you for sending us your remarks about the hotel. They enable us to make your stay more enjoyable in the future.
Please get in touch with me through H6192-GM@accor.com
Kind regards,
Lieven
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New Orleans, Louisiana
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Reviewed March 5, 2014

The airport express bus stops in front of this hotel and makes my monthly return to the US so easy. The iconic train station is a stone's throw away and the zoo also very nearby. There are tons of shops and restaurants to fit any budget. If you are a budget minded traveler, this one ticks all the boxes and provides q comfortable clean room and breakfast as well. Plus there is a 24 hour tea/coffee/water machine in the lobby along with a free bottle of water in your room. For someone who has traveled extensively around Europe these small perks are a nicety we are accustomed to in America, yet not often seen abroad (unless you're paying for it) and are very much appreciated. I love the fact that they have hot boiled eggs in addition to a wide variety of choices at breakfast. I have had no problems being connected with the internet of all the times I have stayed there including my last visit March 2. The receptionist was more than nice and helpful. I injured my foot and she even offered to help with my bags to the room. The rooms are all pretty standard, with a clean comfortable bed, hot shower and fresh towels. If you are looking for a reasonably priced decent clean place-this is it. I will return every month to this hotel with its most excellent rate comparatively. During the holidays they leave candies on your bed! Sweet! The train is inconvenient to the airport because you have to change trains and platforms and is no fun if you have lots of luggage and it costs two euro more to take the train instead of the bus. The hotels closest to the airport are much more costly. I think the Ibis is in a great location for getting anywhere else and a fabulous price for the amenities you receive.

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  • Stayed March 2014, traveled as a couple
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Thank Angela B
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IBACCS, General Manager at Ibis Budget Antwerpen City Central Station, responded to this review, April 10, 2014
Dear Angela,
Thank you for your hotel review.
However, I think it is meant for our sister hotel ibis Styles on the Queen Astrid square at the other side of the Central Station building (my best guess when I read your comments about the breakfast and coffee-tea facilities on site)
Thanks for choosing ibis hotels.
Kind regards,
Lieven
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Property: Ibis Budget Antwerpen City Central Station
Address: Lange Kievitstraat 145, Antwerp 2018, Belgium (Formerly Etap Hotel)
Location: Belgium > Flanders > Antwerp Province > Antwerp
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#1 Best Value Hotel in Antwerp
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Ibis Budget Antwerpen City Central Station 2*
Number of rooms: 145
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
This budget hotel in the heart of the Diamond district offers functionally furnished modern rooms with satellite TV, only 200 metres from Antwerp Central Railway Station. ibis budget Antwerpen Central Station features air conditioning in all public areas, as well as a 24-hour front desk and vending machines with drinks and snacks.Each of the rooms at ibis budget Antwerpen Central Station includes a work desk, and private shower / toilet.Antwerp Zoo is only 300 metres away. Ibis budget Antwerpen is a 10-minute walk from the De Meir shopping street, and close to the charming "Dageraadplaats" and Art Déco Cogels-Osylei. ... more   less 
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