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San Francisco, California
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 August 2015

Budget hotel in a good location, 5 minutes walk to old town area. Facilities, rooms, and service are typical for a budget hotel--dated and minimal but functional. No AC, weak wifi. Main selling point is convenient location for the price.

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Edgware, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 July 2015

The National is very well located, just minutes on foot to the central area, and close to restaurants, cafes, the shopping streets around Nationalstraat, museums and some of the wonderful baroque churches. But the hotel is very basic. It does have a lift, and it does have air conditioning (though it stopped working in our room on the second night).... More 

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Belgium
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21 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 June 2015

Not much to say here. One of the worse places I have stayed in and I had to pay 80 EUR a night! Dust balls rolling all over the floor whenever I walked around and hair on the chairs next to the bed. Bed was kind of comfortable but some strange grey dots on the pillow cases. Room numbers are... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 May 2015

Hotel centrally located and reception staff very helpful. However, room full of mosquitos and we were bitten severely at night. Bedroom floors not carpeted so noise from neighbouring rooms a problem. Room very spartan, no cupboards or even bedside tables to put book etc on. Bathroom very small and lighting poor. Shower rail fell off after one use. Loose wiring... More 

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Milan, Italy
1 review
Reviewed 8 May 2015

I've had a very pleasant stay at Hotel National in Antwerp. The location is awesome, right in old town and very close to bus and cab station. The rooms and especially the hallways probably need a hand of paint but they're extremely clean and spacious. Overall I had a really good time in the city and would definitely suggest this... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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21 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 January 2015 via mobile

If you are looking for nothing fancy but great location this is the place to stay! Rooms are pretty basic but funtional. Prices are exceptable to what you get, don't expect any fancy extra's. You are in the city center in walking distance to all the great shopping places in Antwerp (nationaalstraat) and a parking right next door! We did... More 

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Haslemere, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 July 2014

This city centre hotel is perhaps overpriced for the facilities available. No air-conditioning, limited reception facility, restaurant was a combined bar/restaurant/breakfast room. BUT - it is centrally located and has a car park literally next door. Plenty of places to explore so the hotel is really a bed for the night - no more so don't expect any frills or... More 

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Perth
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 July 2014

Hotel National is quite acceptable for a short stay in a good location, but it totally lacks personality and charm. I chose it simply as it was reasonably priced and close to my friend's house and central Antwerp. My room was large (by European standards), the bed comfortable and the bathroom small, but the furnishings and decor was very tired.... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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86 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 June 2014

Hotel National is located really good and the reception downstairs has a really nice atmosphere. Staff was very nice too and the breakfast is free and good. The rooms have really thin walls though so we could hear our neighbours very well, aaaargh! Our room was not really clean and was quite timewarp-ish. Would never stay here again.

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Brussels, Belgium
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143 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 April 2014

Good hotel for a short stay because it's very well located, in the center of Antwerp, near the shopping area, the restaurants so no car needed for a city trip kind of stay. Clean rooms and bathrooms .

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Additional Information about Hotel National

Address: Nationalestraat 40, Antwerp 2000, Belgium
Region: Belgium > Flanders > Antwerp Province > Antwerp
Price Range: $84 - $211 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel National 2*
Number of rooms: 39
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Groningen, The Netherlands
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“Try another hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles fatblokeonacid, 14 Oct 2016 | Read review
“clean bed sheets or check them on hair ”
 of 5 bubbles karld010, 25 Jul 2016 | Read review
“No real tips but they put the room numbers on the floor outside the door!!”
 of 5 bubbles CHB99, 21 Jul 2014 | Read review
“There are no free parking near the Hotel - first free parking 1+ - 15 min walk. otherwise pay 18,00 Euro pr. day in the parking house right beside.”
 of 5 bubbles Soccerwatcher, 16 Aug 2013 | Read review
“Watch out for the one way system in Atwerp and be aware of the tram lanes”
 of 5 bubbles wistfultravler, 19 Jul 2012 | Read review
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