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Camberley, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Almost a really good hotel but I had a room at the front which made it a miserable stay due to excessive noise from drunk students/clubs/deliveries etc. Far better insulation required !!!! Shame as bar was cool, rooms comfy and breakfast very good.

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We liked a lot the bar/reception where drinks were reasonably priced too. Billiard was for free. Good breakfast. Only comment is on the attitude of the staff in the reception, not friendly nor welcoming, but am used to that in Belgium.

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Schweiz
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Well placed in town center. Parking very difficult to arrive due to the entry is in the pedestrian zone and access requires entry code and is not easy to find. A lot of road works and one way roads changed the direction and several streets cannot be passed anymore. Rooms are clean and basic equipment only. No wardrobe/armoire!!! Parking and... More 

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London
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very central, welcoming hotel with good rooms and excellent breakfast. Initial room was noisy at night but we were moved to a quieter room which was fine. There was a restaurant but we did not use it. Well located for local places of interest and communications to other towns.

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Heemstede
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago

For your attention: please do not send the routeplanner and entrance-code on the day of the (our) arrival! It's too late. We really enjoyed our stay. Everyone was very helpfull. Leuven is a very nice and old town. Worth visiting

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is fantastic looking, like a cinema from the outside, the reception stroke bar is like a trendy bar. Which serves good tasty food and drink selection is good. They have a nice gym and the rooms are very stylish and modern with comfy beds, although i have to second another reviewer in terms of pillows as they are... More 

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Rotterdam
1 review
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Offers a very good service and value for money. Although it's not cheap, you should definitely try the breakfast. It's very good! On Sundays a late checkout at 15:00 is possible for free (you have to ask for it)

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Houten, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came here with a group of friends (35-40) for a weekend city trip and were looking for a place in the centre that would enable us to walk everywhere. The location is fantastic, it was a 3/4 minute walk to the market square and all of the ten activities we had planned were well within walking distance. The hotel... More 

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Morgan Hill, California
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Andreas has done a superb job managing the Penta Hotel as he and his staff do a great job of making you feel welcome. Whether you need a train schedule or to know how to ride your bike to Namur, or want some restaurant suggestions, he and his staff will exceed your expectations. The breakfast is very good.

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Ampthill
1 review
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent geographical location - lovely room , high quality breakfast , lunch and especially dinner - but am still waiting for my dessert !! and the worst night's sleep for years due to drunken noisy students till all hours followed by the bin lorries . Charming man on reception for departure .

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Staying in Leuven? The shiny new pentahotel is the cleverest decision you could make. Right now we're transforming the former Mercure Hotel into something exciting and different, with a very special penta flavour. In the meantime this culturally beautiful location, with friendly staff waiting to help you settle in, is a brilliant choice for leisure or business trips. The wonderful neighbours include one of the world's most prestigious universities and several of the world's most prestigious beers. Not forgetting you! At penta you become the world's most prestigious VIP.Free WLAN in rooms and public areas available. Rooms at pentahotel Leuven are air-conditioned and feature a flat-screen TV and free movies. The private bathrooms all include a shower and a hairdryer, as well as free bath amenities. Guests can enjoy daily buffet breakfast in the onsite restaurant and the pentalounge invites to relax or have a drink at the bar. ... more   less 

Additional Information about pentahotel Leuven

Address: Alfons Smetsplein 7 | 3000 Leuven, Leuven 3000, Belgium (Formerly Mercure Leuven Center)
Region: Belgium > Flanders > Flemish Brabant Province > Leuven
Price Range: ₹ 5,318 - ₹ 12,273 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — pentahotel Leuven 4*
Number of rooms: 103
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Also Known As:
Mercure Leuven Hotel Leuven
Holiday Inn Leuven
Leuven Holiday Inn
Hotel Style:
#1 Romantic Hotel in Leuven
#1 Family Hotel in Leuven
#2 Business Hotel in Leuven
#2 Luxury Hotel in Leuven
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“Rooms on the 5th floor are amazingly large”
 of 5 bubbles S3311UFroberth, 26 Aug 2016 | Read review
“We were on the first floor and with the window closed it was very quiet. There is no road noise anyway, just church bell.”
 of 5 bubbles 328jeanetter, 21 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Try the ice-cream shop!”
 of 5 bubbles PetePhillips, 18 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Rooms overlooking the square can be noisy, but have a better view.”
 of 5 bubbles 45evanj, 4 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Third and fourth floor rooms are very quiet, especially ones facing the back lanes”
 of 5 bubbles amichaim, 25 Apr 2016 | Read review
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