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Bruges, Belgium
Reviewed 19 September 2013

Although we were the only couple in the b&b the owner could not find our names..."The key is on the door and the room is on the 3rd floor..." No it wasn't! Our room was the only one that was closed. All the other rooms were with their keys on the door and open. The owner was very 'casual' dressed,...

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Long Beach, California
Reviewed 13 July 2013

Absolutely fantastic. Romantic and sexy. Great location and the proprietor was friendly and accommodating. We will be back to Antwerp without a doubt (great shopping, fashion and food) and won’t stay anywhere else. Plus the best bathtub you will ever have in a hotel.

Thank Guillaume728
Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
Reviewed 2 June 2013

We were looking for a weekend hide-away in Antwerp and found a very promising place with 'The Black'. The place looks cool but still lacks the special touch that wants to give itself. All is black and white, but that's all there is to say about this 'hotel' which is more a basic pension or hostel. Installed in a nice...

2Thank jacques_margue
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Reviewed 1 June 2013

Incredibly friendly host, great value for price and the combination of black & white is beautiful and classy. The only downside could be finding parking space as its in a popular area in Antwerp. But then again its close to all the trendy spots on "het Zuid". I'd come back.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 April 2013

Very stylish hotel with character. The bath in the middle of the room is such a sexy thing! Everything is black and white in Gothic-kind-of-style. Open the windows and have a hot bath! Downer for me was - no breakfast. But i knew it before booking. Overall i will repeat - hotel with character, not a boring Holiday inn. If...

Thank toastandcoffeee
Reviewed 27 November 2012

When we arrived the reception was very friendly and helped us to accommodate different places on the South that were trendy and hip. A very good recommendation from the gentleman at the reception was Josephines, a superb French Belgian cuisine with live music during the weekends. The rooms were just wonderful and breakfast is just a 5 minute walk, if...

1Thank Koen T
Reviewed 17 November 2012

Went there recently for a romantic weekend with my husband. The hotel has the necessary hardware to make it a real romantic experience. However, service is really bad, you don't feel welcome at all. The lady didn't even bother to stand up to welcome us, show us the room or smile at us...... so don't go there for a warm...

Thank Caroline026
Geneva, Switzerland
Reviewed 16 September 2012

The pictures are alluring the reality is tiles missing shower heads coming off, cut wires hanging from the wall and lots of other small details that made it like staying in a cheap theatre set as opposed to a luxury small hotel. This more of a b&b as there are no services normally available. Huge mosquito problem on the first...

1Thank Tnderfoot
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 27 June 2012

This hotel was lovely and we enjoyed our stay. Plenty of beautiful appointments, including Hermes body lotion / soap etc however there are some things to be considered. The bath is placed in the centre of the room (not covered at all, so you are on full display in the middle of the room!), the toilet is also just in...

Thank AnnikadeBruijne
Reviewed 27 April 2011

Great hotel in the trendy neighbourhoud "Het Zuid". Luxury design rooms in black and white. Only breakfast available. Only 5 or 6 rooms available so you have to book early. 5 minutes walk of the best restaurants and bars in town. The museum MSK is also in the neighbourhoud

Thank TomDePreter

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Address: Amerikalei 113, Antwerp 2000, Belgium
Region: Belgium > Flanders > Antwerp Province > Antwerp
Price Range: $157 - $227 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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“high room is noisy and could not be darkened enough”
 of 5 bubbles dirkvs, 19 Sep 2013 | Read review
“Room Sweet is definetly worth the price as it is big!!!”
 of 5 bubbles KoenT667, 27 Nov 2012 | Read review
“Do not choose room "love" if you are tall because you might not fit into the bathroom just under the roof. Also don't choose this room if you don't like walking up the stairs. The room is on the 3rd floor and nobody will help you to bring your luggage up there.”
 of 5 bubbles Caroline026, 17 Nov 2012 | Read review
“The rooms are relatively the same. It is the condition, the management and the lack of service that make this a poor choice”
 of 5 bubbles Tnderfoot, 16 Sep 2012 | Read review
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