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Downtown-BXL

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08/06/2017 09/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reggio Emilia
Reviewed 3 April 2017

The landlords were nice and flexible. The room was spatious, clean and with all basic commodities included. Despite being located in a street full of restaurants etc., the double windows protected us from the outside noise. Breakfast was rich and tasty. Good value for money! I would recommend staying at this B&B on a business and/or family trip to Brussels.

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River Falls, Wisconsin
Reviewed 8 February 2017

My in-laws treated us to a 2-night stay in this B&B and we loved it. The rooms were chic yet comfortable, the breakfast was tasty and plentiful and staff friendly. Plus the location cannot be beat. If you have a ton of luggage or mobility issues, it is a must that you stay on the bottom floor--the staircases are steep...

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Vedbaek
Reviewed 28 November 2016

Downtown BXL is the home I long for when I am at home. Rooms are distinctively and very differently decorated. They are always spotless clean and comprise what you need of Wi-Fi, shampoo, hair dryer etc., Staff are genuine, dedicated and your friend throughout the stay. After the extensive and freshly made breakfast you may indulge yourself in the very...

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Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 29 June 2016

We stayed 2 nights here and would highly recommend Downtown-BXL. The location is excellent; just a 2 minute walk to Grand Place. There are plenty of bars and restaurants within a few minutes walk. The building has been nicely renovated, but there are only stairs (as it says on the website), so factor that in if you have large bags....

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Thank Spanner82
Perth, Australia
Reviewed 22 November 2015

The people who run BXL are simply awesome. Kind, helpful and really friendly. The BnB is situated in a great location and everything is within walking distance...especially all the main tourist destinations. It is near a good public transport system too so it is very easy to find everything! Breakfast was great, room was lovely and I would happily stay...

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Thank Sam C
San Francisco
Reviewed 4 November 2015

We stayed eight nights in room 1, which is one flight up. It was spacious, comfortable, and light. Although on a busy street the windows and drapes kept all noise out and it was very quiet. The round bed was so comfortably firm and large. With the room comes a great breakfast in a cozy dining area on the ground...

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Thank SFBradandElaine
Reviewed 29 September 2015

Paint chipped off wall. 5 flights up narrow stairs could create escape problem in case of fire. Room "decorated" in 1970's east village style, if that's your thing go for it. Indifferent man who stands around a lot smoking cigarettes seemingly running the place decided that my wife and I should pay for breakfast even though it's a B&B. Which...

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Thank Walter H
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 September 2015

We were glad to be accommodated in room 1 because we had heavy suitcases. This place has a very steep staircase! But the room was very large and clean, with stylish decor and a comfortable bed. The breakfast was excellent and the server very attentive. He also helped us greatly on the day of our departure by arranging for a...

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Thank Elizabeth S
Singapore
Reviewed 29 August 2015

We were in Brussels for just one night, and were lucky to get rooms in this B&B right beside Grand Place (we booked only 2 weeks in advance!). The great stuff: The location is fantastic as it's very near a tram stop Delicious breakfast with lots of spreads The service is very good. We met Theo who was very helpful....

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New York
Reviewed 16 July 2015

Stayed at this super friendly, excellently located B&B in Downtown Brussels for three nights in June 2015. We were greeted by the owner Theo who is super cool guy, and even though we arrived a few hours before official check-in time and exhausted after a 10hr flight did his best to give us our room early. Room was super clean...

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Additional Information about Downtown-BXL

Address: Rue du Marche au Charbon 118, Brussels 1000, Belgium
Region: Belgium > Brussels
Price Range: $151 - $175 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Downtown-BXL 3.5*
Number of rooms: 3
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“Pick a lower floor to avoid too many stairs.”
samc51, 21 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Foot traffic at night, at least on weekends, so if that would bother you, see about getting a back room.”
elizabethsS2321DD, 1 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Best to travel light if you're staying here due to the stairs!”
arkans_s, 29 Aug 2015 | Read review
“If you trouble with carrying suitcases(as no lift here) choose 1st floor !”
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KDKOFLONDON, 30 Jun 2015 | Read review
“The rooms in the front have big windows with views. The rooms in the back are quiet and good for sleeping in.”
Kobedog703, 13 Jun 2015 | Read review
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