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Sarasota, Florida
Reviewed 9 July 2012

I am used to trading "no frills" hotels for a good location a la the Rick Steve's travel philosophy. And I recognize that old charm means old plumbing and odd rooms at times. This place, however, was more like a Charles Dicken's orphanage. I don't think the carpets or bedspreads have been cleaned in 20 years. If you have allergies,...

4Thank Auntcake49
Austin, Texas
Reviewed 8 July 2012

The hotel location is right next to the train station we came into (centraal). It was also incredibly convenient to a lot of the sites we were going to which was nice for our first stop in a 12 day journey through Europe. The room itself was a little outdated but not horrible. I can't comment on sleeping quality too...

1Thank the1ndonly
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 June 2012

Stayed there for four nights over a weekend - friendly reception, very helpful, comfortable clean rooms and the location is superb - minutes walk from Grand Place and literally hundreds of restaurants. Everything you need is within easy reach. We got excellent rates and really could not find fault in any way. Thoroughly enjoyed our stay and would recommend this...

2Thank jimone
Reviewed 25 June 2012

Hotel Aris was a good value and a great location! We had room 205 which looked out on the Rue Marche aux Herbes so we could watch all the action. And action there is. This street is in the walking district in the center of Brussels just one block from the Grand Place. Lots of stores, street venders, restaurants, bars,...

4Thank tufast4bulls
Apeldoorn, The Netherlands
Reviewed 25 June 2012

For the price this was a very acceptable hotel and the location couldn't have been much better for seeing Brussels. We stayed 1 night in rooms 503 and 504, which was the top floor on the side of the building. The rooms were identical with 2 very small windows (that opened), a double bed and desk. The bathroom was larger...

1Thank Susanne_in_NL
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 19 June 2012

This hotel was in the center of the city, one block from the Grand Place which was the perfect location. The area around the hotel is lively at all hours of the day but it stayed quiet the entire time and no problem with noise. The front desk staff was very helpful and allowed us to leave our luggage at...

1Thank B Z
McAlester, Oklahoma
Reviewed 14 June 2012

Hotel Aris is indeed a no-frills hotel, but for our stay there as part of a tour group it had a comfy bed and,because the weather was unseasonably warm, huge windows that gave a great nighttime breeze. It was the only hotel on our tour that offered a laundry service (bring clothes to front desk by 9am, back the same...

1Thank collegemomIowa
Reviewed 7 June 2012

I will give it a thumbs up for location, very close to things, but the hotel was not very clean, people were not very friendly and the room was uncomfortable. I know rooms are tiny in Europe, but when you can barely have enough room to walk around the bed sideways, it's just too small.The bed was like sleeping on...

3Thank bayberry39
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 28 May 2012

We stayed for several nights in April 2012. This was our first introduction to small hotels in the center of European towns. The room was small and basic with a large bathroom. Breakfast was reasonably good, but overpriced at 14 Euros per person. There are other options in the area. We were in the front of the hotel and had...

2Thank MethosAdventures
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South East England, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 22 May 2012

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated in the historic centre of Brussels, Hotel Aris is 5 minutes' walk away from the Gare Centrale and public transport (tram, bus, metro). This makes it very easy for you to get to the heart of the European quarter or to the Atomium. Just leave Hotel Aris to find your happiness, whatever it may be: a nice little café or a Michelin starred restaurant, trendy bars and old bistros, Belgian beers, exhibitions, stately homes and quarters. Even if you're on a tight schedule, you'll have time to see all the sights that can't be missed: our Grand Place, so beautiful it will take your breath away (+/- 100m away), Manneken Pis (+/- 500m), Brussels' most international "Kets" and the superb Galeries Royales Saint-Hubert (+/- 50m away). Just a few steps away there is also the museum quarter and the Sablon, a square full of trendy bars, exclusive boutiques and experts in everything from chocolate to antiques. ... more   less 

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Address: Rue Marche aux Herbes 78-80 Grasmarkt | Rue Marche aux Herbes 78-80, Brussels 1000, Belgium
Region: Belgium > Brussels
Price Range: ₹ 4,585 - ₹ 10,415 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Aris Grand Place Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 55
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“Choose a quieter hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles B5144FIjohnh, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Stay in the old town, close to almost every tourist attractions in Brussels.”
 of 5 bubbles wisoot_j, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“no staircase- only elevator”
 of 5 bubbles doof2012, 30 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Whatever your choice, hardly a chance to have it satisfied”
 of 5 bubbles radiusmedical, 6 Oct 2016 | Read review
“303 = good room, close the windows, you'll hear minimum squawking from the drunken teenagers kickin it in the vacant lot behind the hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles 19JHR76, 16 May 2016 | Read review
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