About this listing
One of the most centrally located apartments in the historic center of Brussels. Only 300 meters from the Grand'Place, Central Station and The Grand Sablon.
'Your home away from home .... and more'
Situated on the ground floor in a pedestrian street, this special two bedroom apartment is conveniently located in the heart of Brussels historic area in a 16th century house.
The apartment has a living and dining area in the middle with open fully equipped kitchen. In the back a large bathroom with a bathtub/jaccuzzi and seperate shower. There is a washer and dryer, a microwave, dish washer and everything to make for a pleasant stay. In the front there is a large bedroom with a matrimonial bed and separate toilet and sink. The second bedroom is situated in the back, is very quiet and has a matrimonial bed to. Light comes in via a skylight. It has been decorated by art and antique dealers and is perfect for those who like to travel in style and luxury.
Breakfast and dining
In your apartment you’ll find coffee and tea to start, but we do not serve breakfast. There are several bakeries and stores nearby, so you can prepare your own breakfast in the apartment if you like, but the area is known for good eating and here are several places in the neighborhood where you can discover more exciting choices than coffee and bread.
Ideal for those who like to discover Belgian beers as there is a small specialized beer shop only few steps away. The district is lively with restaurants and bars. Just a three minute walk from Central station to the apartment.
Footsteps away from all the excitement-restaurants, cafes, movie theater, the opera house, Bozar (art museum), instrument museum, shopping, chocolate and beer museum, the Grand Place and the Grand Sablon (art and antique galleries), chocolate shops and fashion shops Louise, Dansaert, Rue Neuve), the Marolles with its daily flea market, The Magritte Museum, the new Erotic museum and so much more to be discovered.
The area is known for its seafood restaurants and Jeanneke Pis : a modern fountain and statue in Brussels, which forms a counterpoint in gender terms to the city's trademark Manneken Pis at the Grand Place.
Don't forget to go to the Midi Market every Sunday morning to pick up your fresh fruits and veggies. Supermarkets are close by. Everything Brussels has to offer is at your finger tips and just a (cobble) stone throw away.
The Sablon, a five minute walk, is in the center of town in the old city. You’re a two minute walk from the Grand’Place. The Sunday antique market is near to your place. Only a 15 minute walk to the daily flea market (marché aux puces) or the exuberant Sunday South Market (food and clothes) at the South (Midi/Zuid) Station
For those who like museums : the Fine Art museum, the Erotic Museum, the Magritte Museum, the Music Instrument museum, the Comic Strip museum and the Horta house are all around the corner in walking distance.
As for shopping, you’re close to over 100 art and antique galleries, Avenue Louise, and Rue Dansaert, Brussels’ fashion street. There is a supermarket on the Grand Sablon, so food shopping is easy.
Ideal for those who like a romantic weekend in the luxury of a 19th century Hotel de Maître. Only few steps away from the gay neighborhood.
Apart from parking in the street (pay meters) there is the covered Grand'Place parking only 100 meters away (approx 15 euro a day). The nearest Metro (Central Station) is a four minute walk. There is the Airport Express Train every 20 minutes from the airport to Central Station. (fair 7,60 euro single). There is a bus stop in the street approx 100 mtr. away.
Other Things to Note
***NORMAL CHECK IN is from 13 till 19 hrs.
***LATE CHECK IN before 23 hrs is possible with a little extra fee of 15 euro. If you need to check in after 23 hrs, the fee is 45 euro. This fee is asked as a small contribution towards the metro and/or taxi our housekeeper has to take to come from her home, leave her family and social activities outside her working hours and come and meet you at your convenience. It is to be paid directly to her in cash.
*** EARLY CHECK IN before 13 hrs is possible if there are no guests leaving the same day.
***NORMAL CHECK OUT is before 10 o'clock.
*** EARLY CHECK OUT is no problem and can be arranged with the housekeeper.
***LATE CHECK OUT no later than 14 hrs is only possible if there are no other guests coming in the same day into the apartment.