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Hotel Matelote

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

I was last here about 5 years ago. It was good then and it is still good. The location is central with easy walking to some great parts of Antwerp. Parking is a few minutes walk away in the underground parking. There are several nearby - set your Satnav to one of these not to the hotel. The people are...

Thank James1770
Chester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 February 2017

I was here on business for a 4 nights last week and the hotel is perfectly located for the older section of Antwerp and also quite reasonably priced. The entrance/lobby is very cool and the rooms are spacious (room 9). The breakfast is ok (usual European fare), the rooms fairly clean and the WiFi was very good. These are the...

Thank BarryW1970
Reviewed 17 January 2017

We stayed at hotel Matelote on "Boxing Day". We booked the room the night before. We stayed on the highest floor, it was a really big and spacious room. The room was clean and cozy with a good bathroom.There is no lift but the receptionist will help you carry your luggage up the stairs if needed. The room had a...

Thank Roelie v
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

The hotel has clearly spent a lot of time and effort on the reception area so they can take photos and make it look like a nice hotel. Unfortunately our room was poor. Walls are paper thin, meaning we were woken up through the night and in the morning. The worst bit of the room was the bathroom which was...

Thank Chris R
Southampton, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

Stayed in both rooms 9 and 6 for reasons not relevant to the review. Room 6 small and cold Room 9 spacious warm and lovely. Breakfast was a buffet but nice and location really central. No parking but big car park nearby. My advice- be clear you want a large room and then you should be ok.

Thank Catherine T
Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 18 November 2016

I'd really love to find a nice Antwerp hotel at an affordable price, but I'm sorry to say this isn't it. The staff is fine, the central location is ideal, and I think this was trying to be a really hip place when it opened, but it hasn't been maintained well and doesn't live up to its promise. Our "deluxe...

Thank Malamys
Budapest, Hungary
Reviewed 8 September 2016

There's no parking at the hotel but there is nearby and so you need to walk to get there as its in a pedestrian precinct but its cool because you will be in the heart of the beautiful magical city of Antwerp. No problem for us but to reach the first floor you need to negotiate a steep spiral staircase...

Thank marek632
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 2 August 2016

This was our first visit to a "boutique" hotel and, overall, could be deemed a success. On arrival we received an up-grade although this didn't altogether work to our advantage. We'd exchanged a small room overlooking the courtyard to a slightly larger one with a street view. Seemed an excellent exchange until we realised just what a party town Antwerp...

2Thank 254Lesley
Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 28 June 2016

We stayed 2 nights and really enjoyed out stay at Hotel Matelote. The location is excellent, just a 1 minute walk to the main square (Groenplaats?), with a huge amount of bars and restaurants in the area. The staff were excellent; very friendly and offered many details of things to see and do, and places to eat. They even offered...

Thank Spanner82
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 June 2016

Antwerp is delightful. And I don't have much to complain about this hotel. It's modern, affordable, convinenient and located in a desirable area. 2 mins to Grote Markt and about 5 to the Scheldt. Easy access from/ to the Central Station. Good bed but pillows need replacing. Large shower area which I really appreciate. The lobby is lovely. Very helpful...

1Thank dnilbroloc

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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: $141 - $264 (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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“no lift, so keep that in mind if you have reduced mobility”
gianpippero, 18 May 2017 | Read review
“9 was pretty good if you don't care about TV and have no bags!”
BarryW1970, 1 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Rooms facing the street are incredibly noisy all night long! Also, there are VERY steep stairs to the upstairs rooms.”
Malamys, 17 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms 1 and 4 overlook the street and get a lot of street noise.”
254Lesley, 2 Aug 2016 | Read review
“There are steps (no elevator) to reach the rooms”
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