About this listing
Conveniently located in Old Berchem, amidst stately mansions, in a quiet residential area only 4 tram stops away from the bustling heart of the city. Ideal for citytrippers and business travellers. Easy access from the motorway, easy&cheap parking.
80 m² tastefully decorated, charming apartment that gives you a real sense of space. It is fully equipped and offers everything you need for a relaxing, comfortable stay, including a large terrace overlooking the inner garden (shared). There is more than enough space for 2 people, making it suitable for longer stays.
The apartment is all yours, except for the 2nd bedroom, which I use as storage for personal stuff.
Interaction with Guests
I am always on standby should you require any assistance
Oud-Berchem is a quiet, charming neighbourhood to the South of the city centre. This is where the wealthy bourgeoisie lived as from the 1850s. There are lots of stately mansions from different periods, a treat for the architectural eye. It is a quiet neighbourhood, there is plenty of parking space. De Singel (Academy for Music, Dance, Theatre), Middelheim Park and Antwerp Expo are just a 10 minute walk away. There are plenty of excellent restaurants and bars around, as well as a fantastic bakery (try the croissants!), a newspaper agent and a 2 supermarkets. At 400 metres there is a tram stop, where you can take 4 lines towards the city centre (15 minutes).
Getting into town from the apartment: at 400 metres there is a tram stop, where you can take 4 lines towards the city centre (15 minutes). On foot it is about 35 minutes.
Getting to the apartment: if you are arriving at Brussels Airport, take the Airport Xpress bus to Antwerp (25 minutes, € 10) and get off at the Crowne Plaza Hotel (ask the driver to stop there). From there it is a mere 7 minute walk. Alternatively, you could take a train to Antwerpen Centraal and take tram 15 (stop = De Merode), or tram 2 or 6 (stop = Provinciehuis) and walk from there (5 minutes). If you are arriving by car, take exit 4 on the Antwerp Ring, called "Berchem", if you are coming from the North (Breda) or East (Genk, Hasselt, Lummen, Eindhoven), and exit 5 "Berchem" if you are coming from the West (Ghent, Bruges). If you are coming from Brussels via the E19, just go straight ahead in the direction of "Antwerpen-centrum". There is plenty of parking space in the street (only € 4 per day).
Other Things to Note
The apartment is ideally located for those wanting to visit other cities in Belgium by car as there is plenty of parking (only € 3.80 per day) and it only takes 2 minutes to get to the motorway.
Upon request I can provide a baby bed (60 x 120 cm) with mattress and sheets for 5 EUR per day.
No smoking allowed. No candles in the bedroom.