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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 May 2012

This hotel is very centrally located for exploring the wonderful city of Antwerp. We stayed for two nights in the Matelote suite which was very well decorated and had a small balcony. We walked from Antwerp Centraal station to the hotel as it was such a lovely afternoon. The walk was very straight forward and gave us the opportunity to...

Thank MDLCLondon
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 19 April 2012

Great hotel. About a minutes’ walk from the towns centre. We travelled with our 9 month old and the staff were very accommodating and friendly. We were fortunate enough to have a room that faced the street. Highly recommended.

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 19 April 2012

This is a small hotel in historical center of Antwerpen. you can walk to all the sites. the best thing was there is a Michelin recommend restaurant Invisible next to the hotel. I had my lunch and dinner there. You must make reservation for it. The price is very reasonable 35 Euro for three course dinner. Plantin-Moretus House-Workshops-Museum Complex is...

Thank shimbubu
Reviewed 18 April 2012

Stayed in smallest room. Very disappointed. Hardly any space to access bed. Fusty curtains and walls. Must mention staff were tremendous - friendly and extremely welcoming.

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 April 2012

Two minutes walk from the cathedral and a surfeit of restaurants and bars. With so much choice on the door step we breakfasted and supped out. The cathedral's bells were in gentle earshot without being intrusively loud. Staff were universally friendly. Room comfortable, stairs steep, well appointed shower-room. They looked after our cases on or last day so we could...

Thank Simon H
london, uk
Reviewed 15 February 2012

We stayed at Hotel Matelote for a romantic weekend, and enjoyed every bit of it! It was right in the center of the old part of town, and there were lots of beautiful buildings and streets to wander through. The hotel staff recommended us 3 places to eat, and all turned out to be fabulous. There was even a cute...

1Thank WrightmanLondon
Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 11 February 2012

Myself and fiance came to Antwerp as part of a European trip in October. We dont like large chain hotels, so these smaller boutique hotels are always our first choice. We changed our booking twice due to travel plans changing, and the staff were happy to accommodate, even though the booking was a fixed date price. The room was large,...

Thank Dicko007
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 February 2012

Only one negative comment to say about this hotel, the used toiletry products should be replaced every day. That is it! This hotel was a great find, right in the middle of the old town. We were a max of 15 mins walking distance to the furthest attraction and 20 seconds to the first bar. You would expect some noise...

1Thank ScotDavid
Reviewed 31 January 2012

The located down a small quiet side street right in the middle of the medieaval city. We walked everywhere from the hotel. The hotel itself blends the old and the new - great design statement. The staff were excellent - on hand but not in your face. I would highly recommend this hotel.

1Thank BattleOfBarnet
Ft Walton Beach, Fl
Reviewed 26 December 2011

The Matelote could not have been more perfect for what we wanted. The staff was increadibly friendly and helpful. The atmosphere was clean, simple and welcoming. The location was perfect. Without a car, we needed to be in the middle of everything, and so we were! The perfectly quaint beer pubs on the corner made the location just that much...

Thank Jessica C

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated in the peaceful Haarstraat this unique hotel has the best location in Antwerp only some footsteps away from - the famous Grand Place with its stunning town hall - the Antwerp Cathedral - the River Scheldt, ... Right in the very middle of the heart of downtown Antwerp, home of Fashion, home of Diamonds, home of Culture, Port of Antwerp City by the water A short walk to the Grand Place, the Fashion Museum, the Rubens House, the MAS, ... . Only 500 meters from the Central Station, 6 km from Antwerp Airport Please take into account we have no elevator in this historical building ... more   less 

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Address: Haarstraat 11A, Antwerp 2000, Belgium
Region: Belgium > Flanders > Antwerp Province > Antwerp
Price Range: RM437 - RM759 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Matelote 3*
Number of rooms: 10
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Matelote Hotel Antwerp
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#11 Business Hotel in Antwerp
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“Rooms facing the street are incredibly noisy all night long! Also, there are VERY steep stairs to the upstairs rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles Malamys, 17 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms 1 and 4 overlook the street and get a lot of street noise.”
 of 5 bubbles 254Lesley, 2 Aug 2016 | Read review
“There are steps (no elevator) to reach the rooms”
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 of 5 bubbles itsiliAthens, 5 Jun 2016 | Read review
“top small room or top floor loft.”
 of 5 bubbles knikitas, 3 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Get in early as there are not many rooms. The suite has an amazing view of the Cathedral and Grote Markt”
 of 5 bubbles nathanv2013, 2 Nov 2015 | Read review
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