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Banks Hotel

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 October 2013

Banks Hotel is in a great location, within walking distance to the restaurants, shops and attraction. The reception area is very modern with a great bar areas, where drinks and snacks are served every evening, which is a lovely touch. The staff are friendly but the reception is not 24hours. The rooms are spacious and very modern but the bathrooms...

Thank Britney_17
Antwerp, Belgium
Reviewed 11 October 2013

I stayed here for three nights over summer. It has a great location and upon entering the lobby you are filled with a night hope that this could be great hotel...but it turns out to be an OK hotel nothing special. It tries to deliver on a Mama Shelter-esque vibe and aesthetic but unfortunately does not quite hit the mark....

Thank scooterkid
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 8 October 2013

The hotel is in a very quiet neighbourhood but at a very good location - 5 minutes walking from the The Cathedral of the Lady. It is mainly done in white and orange with a very minimal feel in the rooms. The room had a comfortable double bed, seating couch, a decent size TV, a big lamp, small table, hair...

Thank travelogger_12
Reviewed 7 October 2013

Banks hotel tries to step away from the classic hotel formula. Especially the well designed breakfast room succeeds in this. The rooms try to be all arty farty..but fail miserably. They are not very spacious. There's no privacy if you want to use the restroom; only a glass wall and a curtain seperates you from your co-travellers. Nothing a good...

Thank Zesta
Copenhagen, Denmark
Reviewed 7 October 2013

The hotel as such is in good shape meaning the rooms are clean, appliances are working and the bed is commfortable so for a short stay Banks can absolutly work but what pulls down for me was that the basic conviniences were missing making it closer to a hostel than hotel - at check in you are aked to pay...

1Thank lacourtravel
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 30 August 2013

Had a lovely stay at Banks Hotel. The room was very comfortable and modern. Loved the glass cube bathroom. The hotel isn't staffed after hours which is a little odd but it didn't make any differnce. The cleaning staff were a little shoddy and we had to ask for our sheets to be changed several times before it happened. Overall...

Thank Orro62
Reviewed 30 July 2013

I booked this hotel because I saw the pictures on the internet and really like it the architecture and style. But arriving there it was already a problem, as we arrived at 9pm and the hotel reception close at 8pm and only open at 10am next day.. We needed to call a number at the door for someone to open...

Thank Eduardo C
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 6 July 2013

Arrived after 9PM in a closed hotel we had to call and wait for the nightguard to let us in. Room with no AC, 25c degres in the room. Had to argue on the phone with the manager who told us that 4 stars regulation did not requiered AC but that if we where ready to pay extra we could...

Thank pascal p
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 June 2013

Beautiful hotel with a unique, modern character. The interior is fresh and wonderfully decorated, the bedroom was very comfortable and the staff were extremely friendly and accommodating. Perfect for a city break or business trip.

Thank Sara W
Reviewed 5 June 2013

Rubbish stay at the Banks. It bills itself as a boutique hotel but in this case it isn't true. First, it's not a hotel really. More like a fashionable hostel. It has no hotel amenities that people traveling need, especially business travelers. Their is only one person working the entire hotel at any given time, which means there is zero...

2Thank dmaxsmith

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About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
BANKS, a wonderful hotel where you can find a Daytime Café and a Lazy Lounge. Located right in the middle of the most fashionable area in town. You will be charmed by the original and modern look of its interior design. Wood, glass and concrete were melted together to enhance a harmonious mix of design and tradition. The furniture has been selected with the utmost care and is completed by their owners creations. A display of exhibitions by young artists decorate the walls. The result is fresh, bright and invigorating. Lounge next to the open fire place or a stroll straight into town? Always feel welcome at BANKS! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Banks Hotel

Address: Steenhouwersvest 55, Antwerp 2000, Belgium
Region: Belgium > Flanders > Antwerp Province > Antwerp
Price Range: $133 - $240 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Banks Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 68
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Also Known As:
Banks Hotel Antwerp
Hotel Style:
#16 Luxury Hotel in Antwerp
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“room number 312 is the 3rd floor corner (small suite) room with open fire and bath.”
Dana_from_Belgium, 21 Mar 2017 | Read review
“I guess ask to not be placed next to "party" guests.”
ahelm2408, 22 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Rooms at the back are more quiet, no view”
WimLeuven, 14 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Book elsewhere”
, 13 Oct 2016 | Read review
“rooms over street can be noisy and lack aircon so closing windows can be tricky. we moved to top floor room facing off street with aircon”
681gerryw, 3 Jul 2016 | Read review
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