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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 May 2015

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United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 April 2015

The hotel offers rather basic budget accommodation near Brussels Midi station at cheap rates.We stayed in a triple room for two nights.The hotel and the room felt cramped and claustrophobic.The lift was tiny.The rooms were old and tired, in spite of the touch of colour added by the decor.The bathroom had both bath and shower, was clean but needs updating.There...

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Warsaw, Poland
Reviewed 29 March 2015

My room was clin and quiet. The stuff is helpful and friendly. Very good breackfast for just 5 euro. Good localisation however the surrandings is not best. For two stars hotel and thus not expensive hotel it is a good value

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 March 2015

Hotel is close to the Eurostar station and this is why I am giving it 2 stars. The hotel itself is horrible with rooms that do not lock and dirty bed linen. When I stayed here the reception area was full leaflets for call girls. The sign in the reception also made it clear that rooms could be booked by...

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clwyd
Reviewed 28 February 2015

Well it's close to the Gare de Midi for good connections by rail or bus and staff are welcoming and helpful - but after that there is not much more to say. The rooms are plain and bare with little to add - TV and Wifi occasionaly work and if you are looking for alternative night time entertainment - !!...

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Liptovsky Hradok, Slovakia
Reviewed 28 January 2015

Actually, I havent found any reason to complain. I can say this hotel kind of saved my life, as I was just passing Brussels and didnt book anything in advance. I didnt spend a fortune here, got a quiet room, which I asked for, it was clean without any issue, receptionists were kind and helpful. I didnt even mind that...

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Ringwood, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 December 2014

Plusses - Walking distance from Gare du Midi and Grand Place, metro, and there's a large market outside on Sunday morning. Breakfasts were good and well worth it at 5Euro. Bathroom new and clean. Sheets crisp and clean Minuses - everywhere smelt of metal polish. Our room only had a window onto an tiny internal shaft - no outside view...

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Reviewed 3 December 2014 via mobile

After a few days travelling around this hotel was great for the final night before travelling back to the uk on the Eurostar. The service was good - the man on reception had limited English but was friendly and tried hard to speak to us. The room was a smoking room- no one asked whether we wanted smoking or non...

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Shenzhen, China
Reviewed 19 October 2014

When you enter the lift, it smells like Raid. You paid what you got actually, cheap price = bad room. As the below guest, can't lock the room door. Maybe the even didn't change the bed sheets. Close to Gare de Midi

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Beirut
Reviewed 15 October 2014

Horrible hotel. Very disappointed to arrive to a hotel where the rooms looked nothing like the rooms on booking.com When I asked the guy at the reception, he answered " this is all they have" Bed sheets were old, torn Humidity and smell of detergents suffocate you. Bathroom door doesnt close, and the door to the room doesn't lock either...

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Additional Information about Hotel de France

Address: Boulevard Jamar 21-23 | Sint-Gillis, Saint-Gilles, Brussels 1060, Belgium
Region: Belgium > Brussels > Saint-Gilles
Price Range: $70 - $122 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel de France 2*
Number of rooms: 27
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“The better the rooms the lower the floors and ask for a room at the back - away from the " red lights " in the street”
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