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Aris Grand Place Hotel
Ranked #109 of 199 Hotels in Brussels
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Location location: This Hotel is super central, so very convenient to get around the city center. it's also only a few minutes walk from the centraal station. the room and bathroom were a good size.
However the hotel and room feel old. like 20-30 years old. the look, the furniture and setup. to be fair it's mostly in acceptable shape but for example there are hardly any electric sockets in the room, wifi signup is clunky and there is a dubious.shower curtain to cover the bath.
The aircon didn't work properly so the room was very hot. we were on the main road and even with double glazing it was still loud (mostly because of construction) even with a closed window.
Overall acceptable, but for the same price we also stayed in a much nicer hotel 5 mins walking in a less central position.

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  • Stayed: May 2017, travelled with friends
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Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

This is the most expensive and worst hotel I ever stayed in in Brussels. Already the staff at the reception was rude, they make you pay right away but do not give you the bill. The room was just behind the stairwell, tiny (not more than 12 sqm) hardly space to turn around. with worn old furniture. Window into a backyard 1.5m wide which was on top blocked by a scaffolding. Because of works there it was also quite noisy. The wifi connection was of very bad quality. Altogether I can only recommend to avoid this place, if possible!!!

Stayed: April 2017, travelled on business
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Reviewed 15 April 2017

The location was exceptional, only minutes from the main square, numerous restaurants, and tourist sites. Also, it was within easy walking distance--a few minutes--to the central train station which has train departures for cities local and foreign as well as a direct train to the airport. The building and rooms were not first class and could use an update, but I found my room to be comfortable and spacious enough for me and would be certainly large enough for two people. The wifi was good and reliable and the staff was helpful. The price was a bargain for the location.

  • Stayed: April 2017, travelled solo
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Reviewed 12 April 2017

The hotel is .15 it'is not new but €60 per night it's a good price for brussel town . the location is good because you are in the touristic area and it's full of restaurantes. the problem is the noise that you recive from the street , from people who drinkn and crying and the acoustic insulation is not good.The wiew by your windows is very nice. the breakfast for € 15 is too expensive .

  • Stayed: April 2017, travelled on business
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Reviewed 14 February 2017

We recently stayed at this hotel & found it is in a good position for many of Brussel's best sites, being very close to the Grand Place, for example, but found one of the major drawbacks was the noise level in this area. We found there were people out & about late into the evening & they were not quiet; we were even woken up at 2am by people shouting.
The staff in this hotel were by-&-large friendly but we didn't find the hotel itself to be other than average. The room was a fair size & was clean but very shabby (please see the photographs). The sink in the en-suite was heavily scratched & the shower curtain did not reach far enough to stop the floor from ending up wet. The breakfast was adequate but did not offer a very large choice. We only stayed for 3 nights so were prepared to put up with the drawbacks but wouldn't necessarily recommend this hotel to our friends.

Room Tip: Choose a quieter hotel.
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  • Stayed: February 2017, travelled on business
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Address: Rue Marche aux Herbes 78-80 Grasmarkt | Rue Marche aux Herbes 78-80, Brussels 1000, Belgium
Region: Belgium > Brussels
Amenities:
Business Centre with Internet Access Shuttle Bus service Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #109 of 199 Hotels in Brussels
Price Range: $91 - $222 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Aris Grand Place Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 55
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Situated in the historic centre of Brussels, Hotel Aris is 5 minutes' walk away from the Gare Centrale and public transport (tram, bus, metro). This makes it very easy for you to get to the heart of the European quarter or to the Atomium. Just leave Hotel Aris to find your happiness, whatever it may be: a nice little café or a Michelin starred restaurant, trendy bars and old bistros, Belgian beers, exhibitions, stately homes and quarters. Even if you're on a tight schedule, you'll have time to see all the sights that can't be missed: our Grand Place, so beautiful it will take your breath away (+/- 100m away), Manneken Pis (+/- 500m), Brussels' most international "Kets" and the superb Galeries Royales Saint-Hubert (+/- 50m away). Just a few steps away there is also the museum quarter and the Sablon, a square full of trendy bars, exclusive boutiques and experts in everything from chocolate to antiques. ... more   less 
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