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Grand Place

Brussels 1000, Belgium
00 32 (0)2 279 43 65
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Considered one of the most beautiful medieval squares in Europe, the ornate Grand Place is the center of Brussels, where many historic buildings dating from the 17th century are located.
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good23%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Brussels 1000, Belgium
00 32 (0)2 279 43 65
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Reviewed today

Lovely view around grand place, lovely shops and restaurants. In the evening you can sit and chill on the ground with the locals. Such a chilled vibe.

Thank KatherinesView
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Beautiful place to visit, at night time when lights on it's look amazing especially the building with gold paint on it.

Thank Ocean S
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I went there with my two little kids and in my bookings it was written that I got the family sweet but the family sweet there is a two connected rooms which is good they offered us good things and kind staff every where in...More

Thank Hind_2005
Reviewed yesterday

Sunday 13 August, beautiful and sunny afternoon. Ideal moment to vist Brussels Centre. Parked the car at 1 of the public parking lots (Rue Dansaert) at a cost of 2.80 Euro/hour. Walked via St Catharine Place (full of pubs, restaurants and music entertainment towards the...More

Thank Jean-Pierre R
Reviewed yesterday

It's a busy, shimmering square from olden times – but it's not just the architecture (some of it gold) that'll grab your attention; it's the thousands of selfie sticks, up in the air, snapping shots of eager photography beavers, that's a spectacle and attraction all...More

Thank Christiaan_Boonzaier
Reviewed yesterday

We visited Grand Place in the late afternoon. Despite being busy with tourists taking in the atmosphere and looking at the floral displays on the ground, there was still a sense of serenity in the square. The buildings are beautiful, ornate and highlighted in gold....More

Thank Archie M
Reviewed yesterday

Really impressive place with amazing architecture, although very crowded. Definitely mandatory for anyone visiting the city.

Thank Cristalie
Reviewed 2 days ago

Beautiful and very old, le Grand Place is one of the top city squares to see. Try joining the locals on a summer evening and just sit on the cobbles for a while. Socialize and take in the history.

Thank Whiskywizard
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Grand place never disappoints. Aside from its beauty there is always something going on, whether it's an art fair or a food market, it's worth checking out at the local tourist website. Lots of good restaurants in the area

Thank pickwick1
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Brilliant buildings and lovely views if you're getting a coffee/drink. Very relaxed . Best part of Brussels.

Thank Bethany G
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Agnes O
16 July 2017|
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Response from marthy2016 | Reviewed this property |
Ibis Brussels in Grand Palace is a 3 star hotel. It's not that expensive and people seem to like it.
Agnes O
9 July 2017|
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Response from Denzel2014 | Reviewed this property |
absolutely. I travelled with 2 young daughters and found the area around grand place safe and secure day and night
19 May 2017|
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Response from Dario D | Reviewed this property |
Mainly during xmas or special events.