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Leicester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 December 2013

Had another fantastic stay at The Dominican - first time we've been back to the same hotel and we were not disappointed 4 years later. Perfect location, lovely staff the only complaint is I wish they put 2 of each of the tea/coffee!

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thedominican9, General Manager at The Dominican, responded to this review

Dear Loubieloulou, Thank you so much for the nice review! Happy to learn about your return after 4 years... Please, don't wait that long to return, Ellen de Boer. General Manager - The Dominican

Norwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 December 2013

stayed two nights in early December visiting family and the Christmas Market. Hotel's location is superb, a few minutes walk from De Broukere metro and tram and perhaps ten minutes from Gare Centrale and very close to Grand Place and Galeries St. Hubert. professional and welcoming reception staff and although we didn't eat here, the lounge bar is excellent. Bedroom...

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thedominican9, General Manager at The Dominican, responded to this review

Dear guest, I really appreciate your honesty! We will certainly work on the details... (Please, note that there is a non-pet policy at The Dominican.) Happy 2014, Ellen de Boer. General Manager - The Dominican

Netherlands
Reviewed 23 December 2013

We really enjoyed our stay at The Dominican. The staff was very friendly and helpful. The breakfast was delicious there was such a wide variety of things to choose from. The room we were in was comfortable. So too was the bed (one of the most comfortable beds I've been in while on a trip. The location is very great...

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thedominican9, General Manager at The Dominican, responded to this review

Dear, I want to thank you sincerely for the short but powerful report. Delighted to read about your happiness and satisfaction... Happy 2014, Ellen de Boer. General Manager - The Dominican

Oakham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 December 2013

Visiting Brussels for the first time, we were unsure of the real location of any hotel but because of the good reviews on Tripadvisor we decided that The Dominican would be a good option; we were not disappointed. A 12 minute walk from the central railway station, this hotel was ideally placed especially with just a short walk to the...

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thedominican9, General Manager at The Dominican, responded to this review

Dear guest, Many thanks for your detailed review! A genuine pleasure to read you... Never hesitate to return, Ellen de Boer. General Manager - The Dominican

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 December 2013

The Dominican is a very comfortable hotel in a great location. We managed to walk to everywhere we wanted from the hotel. The staff were very friendly and helpful staff. The hotel is fairly modern, well kept and has a good theme running through it. Our room was really comfortable - got a great nights sleep.

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thedominican9, General Manager at The Dominican, responded to this review

Dear, A true delight to run through your sweet words! Your happiness makes our satisfaction... Wishing you a happy & healthy 2014, Ellen de Boer. General Manager - The Dominican

New York City, New York
Reviewed 10 December 2013

The Dominican offers a decent experience at a reasonable rate. It is well located near the Grand Place with easy access to major tourist attractions and tram lines. The hotel has a sleek modern look and appeals to a professional business crowd. The rooms are clean and spacious (our basic room was larger than I expected), there is a trendy...

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thedominican9, General Manager at The Dominican, responded to this review

Dear guest, I want to thank you sincerely for the detailed report. I'll take all matters to the next management meeting soon. (Only I want to point out that there are bathrobes and slippers in every single room.) Seasonal greetings, Ellen de Boer. General Manager - The Dominican

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 December 2013

Have just returned from a fantastic weekend in Brussels and our first visit to The Dominican. We were not disappointed with anything. The staff throughout were very helpful, polite and extremely friendly, nothing was too much trouble. On arrival at reception we were given maps of Brussels and the Christmas Markets and directions were pointed out thoroughly. The room was...

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thedominican9, General Manager at The Dominican, responded to this review

Dear, A million thanks for your lovely review. So nice to read about your happiness... Please, let London know all about it! Seasonal greetings, Ellen de Boer. General Manager - The Dominican

Reviewed 7 December 2013 via mobile

Back from a brilliant 2/3 days in Brussels staying at The Dominican. First impressions did not disappoint, reception check us in promptly and kindly before the 3pm slot as stated. Room was spotless and very comfortable for 2 adults and a cot. All the facilities within the room were above expectations and unfortunately we did not make use if the...

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thedominican9, General Manager at The Dominican, responded to this review

Dear Daniel, Very happy to read you! Many thanks for your kinds words. Please, never hesitate to return... Season's greetings, Ellen de Boer. General Manager - The Dominican

Cary, North Carolina
Reviewed 3 December 2013

This was my six annual trip to The Dominican which coincides with a conference I attend every year. Again, location, ambiance and service can't be beat. And they have one of the top 3 hotel showers I've ever used. While I've typically given the hotel 5 stars, the rooms are starting to show a slight bit of wear and tear....

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thedominican9, General Manager at The Dominican, responded to this review

Dear, Good to read a regular guest: your annual loyalty makes you a real ambassador of The Dominican! Many thanks for your critical point of view, we'll work on the details. Season's greetings, Ellen de Boer. General Manager - The Dominican

TravelFotog77
Reviewed 3 December 2013

Stayed one night while exploring Brussels. Atmosphere was very calm and relaxing, staff exceptionally pleasant, WiFi was reliable and bed comfortable. Maybe it was a little too comfortable as I slept through my alarm and the first wake-up call, nearly missing my ride to the airport! Would have loved to have stayed a second night just to stay in, do...

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thedominican9, General Manager at The Dominican, responded to this review

Dear, Many thanks for your kind review. Nice to learn that you have enjoyed your stay! Never hesitate to return... Season's greetings, Ellen de Boer. General Manager - The Dominican

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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The Grand Lounge at The Dominican
The Grand Lounge at The Dominican
Cuisines: French, European, Contemporary
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Dominican, first member of Design Hotels™ in Brussels, is a destination for elegance in the centre of Brussels. The Dominican is a deluxe design hotel, poised to become a destination for elegance in the city centre. It's stylish rooms, private courtyard and bustling Grand Lounge combine to ensure indulgent hospitality. In the Grand Lounge, located adjacent to an intimate inner courtyard, our breakfast, lunch and dinner are served. The Lounge Bar is a combination of contemporary cafe and stylish lounge, making this the perfect destination for a relaxing break. A delectable selection of food and drinks are available to enjoy at any moment throughout the day. For a relaxing experience or an energy boost you can visit our health club with gym, sauna, steambath and massage. Stay and experience one of our 150 stylishly designed deluxe rooms, executive rooms or one of The Dominican's 3 exclusive suites. All our rooms are equipped with all modern amenities. WIFI (complimentary), Airconditioning, Telephone (VOIP), Safe, Mini-bar, Flat screen TV, Room service, Ironing facilities. The bathrooms are relax areas with rain shower or bath, hairdryer and toiletries. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Dominican

Address: Leopoldstraat / Rue Leopold 9 | Brussels, Brussels 1000, Belgium
Region: Belgium > Brussels
Price Range: $168 - $385 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Dominican 4*
Number of rooms: 150
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Also Known As:
The Dominican Hotel Brussels
Dominican Hotel Brussels
Dominican Brussels
Hotel Style:
#6 Romantic Hotel in Brussels
#8 Luxury Hotel in Brussels
#13 Business Hotel in Brussels
#21 Family Hotel in Brussels
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