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pentahotel Leuven

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Haarlo
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I would suggest to organize the breakfast area. Divide the coffee to a separate area, so there will be more movement in the eating area of the buffet. The hotel itself was a good experience, nice situated in the heart of Leuven.

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Zaventem
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

A nice hotel of very good quality and ideally situated for visiting the city, but when you are there for business and students are partying in the building next to the hotel until 6: in the morning it is difficult to get some sleep.

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Sint-amands
Reviewed 1 week ago

+ Friendly staff; fast check-in and check-out; clean room with free water, coffee and tea; very nice breakfast with a lot of choice; ideal location in the center of the city; private carpark - Very slow internet; bad pillows.

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San Francisco
Reviewed 1 week ago

For a hip/ modern hotel, the free Internet is atrociously slow. To a point that you might as well pay for it. This seems to be the problem with other Penta properties as well. Slow internet seems to be the theme here.

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Sittard, The Netherlands
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fast check-in, friendly staff, clean, well equipped room and honest prices. Very nice breakfast. In the center of Leuven with car parking possibilities in the very near neighborhood. What more do you want?

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Padua, Italy
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good hotel but very difficult to reach by car so totally not suggested if you travel by car. In addition they have some not customers' friendly rules . eg. you can not buy a croissant in the bar if you don't buy a coffee also (!).

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is ideally located for exploring the city. Although central it was quiet. The staff were terrific - extremely helpful and friendly. Also,the breakfast was excellent, with lots of choice. Highly recommended.

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Barcelona
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent Location in the middle of the city. Get everywhere walking. Rooms very comfortable and very nice decorated. Modern shower. Service very helpful. Dinner and breakfast really good. I will stay again.

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Enfield
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Comfortable, clean rooms with modern, unfussy decor. Excellent breakfast. Centrally located for the main attractions. Friendly and helpful staff. Our room was at the back so was quiet and the air conditioning worked well.

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Jolien V, Manager at pentahotel Leuven, responded to this review

Dear Sandra, Thank you for your nice feedback about your stay. Really happy you enjoyed your time here & that you liked our neighborhood lifestyle concept. You know we have 4 hotels in Belgium, right? ;) Hope to welcome you again! Jolien Vandenhove Sales Manager

Galway, Ireland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed for 5 nights the bed was comfortable, room was spotless, but not spacious but the bedside lights were a nuisance and difficult to operate, what's wrong with a simple switch on and off light

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Jolien V, Manager at pentahotel Leuven, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for your honest review about your stay. Our rooms are 23m2, which is actually pretty spacious for Leuven. Will check want went wrong in your room as we normally don't get complaints about our light system. With kind regards, Jolien Vandenhove Sales Manager

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Staying in Leuven? The shiny new pentahotel is the cleverest decision you could make. Right now we're transforming the former Mercure Hotel into something exciting and different, with a very special penta flavour. In the meantime this culturally beautiful location, with friendly staff waiting to help you settle in, is a brilliant choice for leisure or business trips. The wonderful neighbours include one of the world's most prestigious universities and several of the world's most prestigious beers. Not forgetting you! At penta you become the world's most prestigious VIP.Free WLAN in rooms and public areas available. Rooms at pentahotel Leuven are air-conditioned and feature a flat-screen TV and free movies. The private bathrooms all include a shower and a hairdryer, as well as free bath amenities. Guests can enjoy daily buffet breakfast in the onsite restaurant and the pentalounge invites to relax or have a drink at the bar. ... more   less 

Additional Information about pentahotel Leuven

Address: Alfons Smetsplein 7 | 3000 Leuven, Leuven 3000, Belgium (Formerly Mercure Leuven Center)
Region: Belgium > Flanders > Flemish Brabant Province > Leuven
Price Range: RM371 - RM888 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — pentahotel Leuven 4*
Number of rooms: 103
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Also Known As:
Mercure Leuven Hotel Leuven
Holiday Inn Leuven
Leuven Holiday Inn
Hotel Style:
#1 Romantic Hotel in Leuven
#1 Family Hotel in Leuven
#2 Business Hotel in Leuven
#2 Luxury Hotel in Leuven
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“We had a suite up on the top floor, can't go wrong there”
 of 5 bubbles WimLeuven, 12 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room at the rear of the hotel on an upper level”
 of 5 bubbles Sleightym, 11 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Rooms on the 5th floor are amazingly large”
 of 5 bubbles S3311UFroberth, 26 Aug 2016 | Read review
“We were on the first floor and with the window closed it was very quiet. There is no road noise anyway, just church bell.”
 of 5 bubbles 328jeanetter, 21 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Try the ice-cream shop!”
 of 5 bubbles PetePhillips, 18 Jul 2016 | Read review
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