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Grand Place

Brussels 1000, Belgium
00 32 (0)2 279 43 65
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Considered one of the most beautiful medieval squares in Europe, the ornate Grand Place is the center of Brussels, where many historic buildings dating from the 17th century are located.
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good23%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Brussels 1000, Belgium
00 32 (0)2 279 43 65
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Beautiful architecture. We were there for a festival and parade in August. Grand Place was covered in designs made with flowers - so pretty. Always a very vibrant area.

Thank Shivers2612
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

When we visited this place we couldn't believe how many great looking buildings were in one square. If you standing in the middle you have wonderful building in every direction it's one thing you don't tend to see that often in modern day Europe but...More

Thank RossJ83
Reviewed 2 days ago

The old buildings have all been cleaned and gold added making it a spectacular place to visit. I lived in Brussels many years ago and it is especially good to go back and see it in its bright, glittering decors. There are many restaurants in...More

Thank eurolingua_institute
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A must visit If you are in Brussels ! Take the time to look at the beautiful buildings. Grab Some waffles and chocolat along the way. Just breath taking at night !

Thank Scara_B31168
Reviewed 3 days ago

The Grand Place is surrounded by buildings of excellent architecture and design. There are plenty of eateries and watering holes around the Grand Place. With lots of locals and tourists visiting and walking through The Grand Place, there is a vibe in The Grand Place...More

Thank Penfold-on-BakerSt
Reviewed 3 days ago

The Grand Place is definitely one if Europe's best locations for squandering time. Don't walk around - get yourself settled into one of the better cafe - order a light meal and a couple of beers! The kick-back and soak up the history and the...More

Thank Brian O
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Its a large square with beautiful old buildings surrounding it. Several restaurants around. It can be a little crowded with tourists, but a must see in Brussels.

Thank Sunshine4me2014
Reviewed 4 days ago

The Grande Place in Brussels is the one place you want to see if nowhere else. Right in the heart of the city it is quite simply a very large open square surrounded on all sides by the most sumptuous typical local architecture rivaling anything...More

Thank Jim F
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Very busy as we got there late morning, but really beautiful architecture. Gilded finished facades. Worth the visit

Thank Hankahl
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The Grand Place is a beautiful place with all the old buildings. We had lunch on one of the restaurants by the square and enjoyed are visit very much.

Thank Mikael H
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Agnes O
16 July 2017|
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Response from marthy2016 | Reviewed this property |
Ibis Brussels in Grand Palace is a 3 star hotel. It's not that expensive and people seem to like it.
Agnes O
9 July 2017|
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Response from Denzel2014 | Reviewed this property |
absolutely. I travelled with 2 young daughters and found the area around grand place safe and secure day and night
19 May 2017|
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Response from Dario D | Reviewed this property |
Mainly during xmas or special events.