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Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

The suite on The second floor ( livingstone) is spacious and bright. The B&B is Cosy and the owner is a wonderful chap, so in addition to a pleasant stay you can have a good conversation. The comfort and decoration throughout is consistent. There are good places around for drinks and dinner at walking distance. Breakfast is excellent and the...

Thank andresonville
Reviewed 24 March 2016

Ended up here by accident, located not right in the center but in the hot and up and coming place for restaurants and bars. very mice and spacious room in classic building. all doen in tasteful African theme. Breakfast in friendly and cozy living room with fruit, eggs etc , understand in the summer this will outside in beautiful and...

1Thank Aryan v
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 26 October 2015 via mobile

De Witte Nijl offers wonderful accommodation in a very imaginative environment . Beautiful bedrooms and charming hosts make this B&B a memorable experience to be repeated whenever visiting Antwerp . Breakfast was excellent also .

1Thank Seanaodhmacr
Province of Barcelona, Spain
Reviewed 28 July 2015

We stayed here in October 2014 with my girlfriend, and we absolutely loved this place: the charming decoration, the friendliness of the owners, the location, everything. It's an ideal place to stay in Antwerp. We loved our room, the bathroom was specially beautiful. Great breakfasts!

Thank Lucas M
Reviewed 27 July 2015

My daughter and I stayed in the Livingstone Suite of this lovely & unique B & B. The decor is antique African with an unusual and unique butterfly collection that intrigued us. Gino and Erik were incredible hosts; they carried our suitcases up the narrow stairs, called a taxi, gave us an overview of Antwerp with a map and recommendations,...

Thank rsaFlorida
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 7 July 2015

Ooooops, I posted my review for a B&B of the same name but at a different address in Antwerp. This is the one in which I actually stayed! I really enjoyed my stay here. Erik and Gino are great and it was really nice getting to know them. Their home is beautifully furnished and it's obvious they take great pride...

1Thank FromMyWorldToYours
Reviewed 15 April 2015

Not only the B&B is unique but also the host Gino. Before im going to start I want to make a compliment about our host who made us feel like home from the first moment when he moved his car so we could park in front of his place. The house/ rooms are one of a kind with the African...

Thank Ivo N
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 1 April 2015

The location is perfect. Close to many good places for good food, and nice sightseeing. Walking distance from the very cool and chic antiquaries street, and the centre of the town. The beds and pillows are high quality, and the design and personality of the house is really beautiful. Breakfast, couldn't be better!!! Please go, you are not going to...

Thank Ines G
Reviewed 7 February 2015

we stayed 3 nights at this bb last autumn, beautiful perfect room on first floor, with easy parking possibilities the location is very good, it is an easy go to a lot of good restaurants and also to the historic centre of Antwerpen, a city which we really enjoy Ivan and Gino are perfect hosts: excellent breakfast is served in...

1Thank claudia95
Gino V, Owner at De Witte Nijl, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your onnesd response, your are very fine guest to welcome at or B&B and always welcome. Kind regards Gino&ivan

The Hague, The Netherlands
Reviewed 3 January 2015 via mobile

If you read all the below reviews you will see that we all feel the same about our experience/stay. Utterly recommendable! What a genuine couple. Passionate about hosting and making sure their guests are fully satisfied. Check out the positive write ups in trendy magazines. Thank you for making our stay so nice.


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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
"Where Stanley meets Livingstone…" A romantic colonial African atmosphere, in a typical 19th century house with its authentic elements and current comfort. In a quiet street in the center of Antwerp in the trendy neighborhood 'South', with his array of cool restaurants and terraces, close to the Museum of Fine Arts Antwerp. And within walking distance to the fashion area, antiques area and the historic center. ... more   less 

Additional Information about De Witte Nijl

Address: Tolstraat 35, Antwerp 2000, Belgium
Region: Belgium > Flanders > Antwerp Province > Antwerp
Price Range: $180 - $204 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 2
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“There's only two rooms, both are equally good,”
 of 5 bubbles lucasmZ7424UE, 28 Jul 2015 | Read review
“We were in the Livingstone Suite but did not see the other suite for comparison.”
 of 5 bubbles rsaFlorida, 27 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Any one, therer are only two!”
 of 5 bubbles 473inesg, 1 Apr 2015 | Read review
“all the rooms are beautiful, same size but no elevator, so don't be afraid of stairs”
 of 5 bubbles claudia95, 7 Feb 2015 | Read review
“Only 2 rooms, Stanley & Livingston. One on second floor. Other on third.”
 of 5 bubbles Amy_Jo_7_7707, 10 Sep 2014 | Read review
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