Des Colonies Hotel - Brussels

6-10 Rue Des Croisades, Brussels, Belgium, 1210  show map
 3 stars
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Des Colonies Hotel - Brussels

Wi-Fi
Parking

EUR 16 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

Restaurant buffet

Coffee shop

Lobby bar

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Verified Reviews:

  • Charming lobby area - Rooms are a decent size - Value for money
  • Nice staff - Free bar snacks - With shops and restaurants
  • Beds were acceptable - Room size was good - Tv worked well
  • Staff spoke limited english - Great bar area - No ac
  • Convenient location - Good breakfast - Shower isn't a shower

Overview

Offering 97 rooms, the unique Des Colonies Hotel features a sauna and a swimming pool available on site. The hotel's European building set in the center of Brussels was completely refurbished in 2009.

The city center is 10 minute walking distance from the hotel. The vicinity of a bus stop let you explore Manneken Pis, The King's House and Royal Theatre Toone with no difficulty.

There are a shopping mall, boutiques and a shopping street located nearby.

The property is in a 10-minute walking distance from Metro Rogier subway station. The hotel is set 15 minutes' drive from Brussels airport.

Rooms

Classic rooms feature climate control, flat-screen TV, Wi-Fi, a trouser press and a wardrobe. Some rooms have the city view. The rooms are decorated in contemporary design and equipped with coffee/tea makers and a fridge as well as private bathrooms with a bathtub, a shower and guest toiletries.

Eat & Drink

A breakfast is served in the bar. Beers and soft drinks are offered in the lounge bar. Le Saint-Germain is about 100 meters away and serves Belgian specialties.

The hotel offers a buffet breakfast at the price of EUR 15 per person per night. 

Services

Guests can avail of a storage room, an elevator and a safe deposit box as well as computers, a business corner and a catering service.

Relax

Cribs, babysitting and a playroom are provided for guests with children. Such fitness options as fitness classes and a gym are available on site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

public parking is possible at a location nearby at EUR 16 per day.

Year renovated:   2009.  Number of floors:   6.  Number of rooms:   97.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Free safe at reception
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • 24-hour security
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Coffee shop
  • Vending machines
  • Lobby
  • Multilingual staff

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • 24-hour room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wake up service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Shoe shine service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Lobby bar
  • Catering service

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots
  • Babysitting/Child services
  • Game room

Leisure facilities

  • Swimming pool
  • Garden area
  • Leisure/ TV room
  • Sauna

Room view

  • City view

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Mini-bar
  • Adjoining rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Turndown service
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer on request
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Kitchen

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Paid movies/Video
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

6-10 Rue Des Croisades, Brussels, Belgium, 1210

Get directions
City Center
  • Brussels
    900 m
Airports
Train Stations
  • Nord Station Brussels
    500 m
Underground stations
  • Rogier
    100 m
  • Metro Rogier
    200 m
  • Bus stop
    100 m
Restaurants
  • Le Saint-Germain (cuisine: Belgian)
    80 m
  • sea grill
    760 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2009
  • Number of floors:
    6
  • Number of rooms:
    97

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Rooms and availability

Prestige Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Des Colonies photos Room Standard Room
Standard Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 1 Single bed, 2 Single beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
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  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Work desk
  • Soundproofed windows
  • Electronic key card
  • Trouser/pants press
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Bedding:Cribs available
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Television
  • VCR player
  • 220 V AC
  • In-house movie
  • Computer hookup
  • Radio
Standard Studio
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

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Des Colonies photos Room Standard Room
Standard Triple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    5 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • + More
  • General:Individual air conditioning
  • Trouser/pants press
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Bedding:Cribs available
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Television
  • VCR player
  • 220 V AC
  • In-house movie
  • Computer hookup
  • Radio
Standard Junior Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

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Standard Apartment
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

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Des Colonies photos Room
Family Room
City view
  • Room size:

    25 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    3 Single beds, 1 Double bed, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
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  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Work desk
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Soundproofed windows
  • Electronic key card
  • Telephone
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Trash cans
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Laundry basket/clothes hamper
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • 220 V AC
  • Wake up service
  • In-house movie
  • Computer hookup
Room Description:

Standard|Family Room

Des Colonies photos Room Triple Room
Triple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    3 Single beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Non-smoking
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  • General:Internet access
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Laundry basket/clothes hamper
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Refrigerator
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • Wake up service
Superior Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Deluxe Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Des Colonies photos Room Double Room
Comfort Double Room
City view
  • Room size:

    20 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds or 1 Double bed, 2 Single beds, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Work desk
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Soundproofed windows
  • Electronic key card
  • Telephone
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Trash cans
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • 220 V AC
  • Wake up service
  • In-house movie
  • Computer hookup
Room Description:

Standard|COMFORT ROOM + Breakfast

Des Colonies photos Room
Private Single Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 2 Single beds or 1 Queen-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Internet access
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Laundry basket/clothes hamper
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

Single Bed Direct dial phone Laundry services Private Bathroom & WC Hair dryer (on request) Electric kettle (on request) Iron and Board (on request) Bathtub or shower Free WiFi

Executive Twin Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds

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Room Description:

These rooms provide an excellent solution for regular business travelers, achieving perfect harmony between business needs and comfort.

Executive Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

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What's nearby

Popular areas

  • Rogier Square100 m
  • Rogier Square100 m

Places of interest

  • International Trade Union Confederation100 m

Train stations

  • Nord Station Brussels400 m
  • Brussels Nord Station400 m
  • Nord Station Brussels400 m

Convention centers

  • World Trade Center of Brussels400 m
  • World Trade Center of Brussels400 m

Shopping areas

  • City2 Brussels200 m
  • City2 Shopping Mall200 m
  • Rue Neuve400 m

Theaters

  • Auditorium du Passage 44400 m
  • Royal Flemish Theatre KVS400 m

Underground stations

  • Rogier100 m
  • Metro Rogier100 m
  • Metrostation Ijser400 m
  • Yser400 m

Public parking

  • Parking Kruidtuin200 m
  • Parking Kruidtuin200 m
  • Parking City 2300 m
  • Parking City 2300 m
  • Odisee - Campus Terranova300 m
  • Faculté Universitaire Saint-Louis / Algemeen400 m

Local attractions

  • MIM - Musical Instruments Museum1.5 km
    Rue Montagne de la Cour 2, Brussels
  • Experience Brussels!1.5 km
    Koningsstraat 2-4, Brussels
  • Church of Notre-Dame au Sablon1.7 km
    Rue de la Regence 3B, Brussels
  • Parc de Bruxelles1.5 km
    Transportation:, Brussels
  • Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium 1.6 km
    Place Royale 3, Brussels

Near the hotel

  • Waterstone's370 m
    71-75 Boulevard Adolphe Maxlaan, Brussels
  • Le Botanique620 m
    Rue Royale 236, Brussels
  • La Monnaie790 m
    Place de la Monnaie, Brussels
  • Museum of the National Bank of Belgium920 m
    rue du Bois sauvage 10, Brussels
  • Belgian Centre of Comic Strip Art620 m
    Zandstraat / Rue des Sables, 20, Brussels
  • De Ultieme Hallucinatie700 m
    Koninsstraat 316, Brussels
  • St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral 950 m
    Parvis Sainte-Gudule, Brussels

Restaurants nearby

  • Le Saint-Germain80 m

    Address: Karel Rogierplein 1
    Phone: 2 203 20 03

    53% likes this, based on 58 reviews
    Cuisine: Belgian
    Price Range: CAD 33 - CAD 40

  • Lucy Chang890 m

    Address: Rue Americaine 124
    Phone: 02.538.90.73

    56% likes this, based on 53 reviews
    Cuisine: Thai, Asian fusion, International, Healthy
    Price Range: CAD 27 - CAD 53

  • Noordzee Mer du Nord1.0 km

    Address: 45, Rue Sainte Catherine
    Phone: 02 513 11 92

    76% likes this, based on 504 reviews

  • sea grill760 m

    Address: Rue du Fosse aux Loups 47
    Phone: +32 2 217 9225

    65% likes this, based on 166 reviews

  • Delirium Cafe940 m

    Address: Impasse de la Fidelite 4 A
    Phone: +32 (0)2 514 44 34

    78% likes this, based on 767 reviews

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2009
  • Number of floors:
    6
  • Number of rooms:
    97

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Des Colonies Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Des Colonies

Average guest rating

7.0out of 10
Very good
Based on 782 reviews

Rating by category:

Location
10.0
Rooms
8.0
Service
8.0
Value
6.0
Dining
6.0

Guest reviews

  • Couple
    6.2

    Location was excellent in the good side of town. Near hilton/sheraton and 5min walk from grand place

    There was no kettle and no hairdryer which was a bit of a shock as both are something found in most hotels. I wouldnt stay there again because of these small things.

  • Older travelers
    7.4

    Friendly Staff and the rooms are comfortable and large Close to Shopping area and Grand Place

  • Single
    9.2

    perfect client-friendly welcoming of guest. perfect rooms. Nice. lots of space

    there was no coffee décaffinated available in the hotel and the sandwiches were not really eatable

  • Single
    5.8

    Close to place Rogier, good public transport connections

    non-reliable elevator, very small room, no minibar

  • Group of friends
    5.8

    I like its location, there are a few improvements which can be added in the same price. 1. travel tooth brush n paste can b added in washroom 2. jug for water can be added 3. tea or coffe once daily is required 4. good and english TV channels can be added

  • Single
    7.4

    I like the old-fashioned style of the hotel and I come always back due to its location (close to Gare du Nord / Metro Rogier / not far from City Center) - although during busy periods the proce is definitely to high (more than 200 € with breakfast is not appropriate for the comfort which is offered)..

  • Single
    5.0

    Staff were ok let me check in early Easy to reach the station city centre

    No safety deposit box in the room, they had safe boxes were you could keep your valubles but

  • Group of friends
    7.4

    The location is good. Near to the shops and centre (Grant Place) of the city. Nice service.

    The rooms above the street are very noisy. Trucks began to pass and stop in front of the hotel at 5:00 AM.

  • Single
    7.4

    Good location, WiFi free (excellent!), staff friendly.

    Breakfast not included and incredible expensive!

  • Older travelers
    5.4

    City centre.

    I have been waken up twice and hours before the check out time to get the room cleaned. With closed door and windows, I could hear people in the next room talking. I have been in others hotels in the same area and never paid any city-tax or other fees apart from the booking fees.

  • Single
    7.0

    Internet connection very slow or unavailable more than 50% of the time

  • Single
    4.6

    Price, location is close to metro.

    Old, bit run down. Don't expect much.

  • Couple
    5.0

    The location is good just behind the sheraton hotel in a quiet street and close to the main shopping street Rue Neuve.

    If you want to be treated like a dog, choose this hotel! check out was at 12 and I returned at 15 before 12 to find out that the roomkey did not work any more. I went down to reception who reactivated the card. Again went up with the superslow elevator and again card did not work. Went down again, reactivated card again, went up again and card still did not work. Then went down again and told the reception lady to come up and open the door. When I told her in the elevator there is problem with there doorlock system, she told me to shut up!. Can you imagine, instead of apologizing the customer is told to keep their mouth shut. Unheard, rude behavior. So if you like to be treated like a dog, visit this hotel............if not, chooce another one. For the same price there are many better ones around in the same area.

  • Single
    7.8

    location , Free internet

    price a bit high , but it seem that all Brussels is like that

  • Single
    9.2

    The rooms, all clean and of excelent quality; the location, near the commercial center and historical points; the breakfast, really great and full of good things.

How to reach hotel

hotel Des Colonies Hotel - Brussels Brussels location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

6-10 Rue Des Croisades, Brussels, Belgium, 1210

Get directions
City Center
  • Brussels
    900 m
Airports
Train Stations
  • Nord Station Brussels
    500 m
Underground stations
  • Rogier
    100 m
  • Metro Rogier
    200 m
  • Bus stop
    100 m
Restaurants
  • Le Saint-Germain (cuisine: Belgian)
    80 m
  • sea grill
    760 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2009
  • Number of floors:
    6
  • Number of rooms:
    97

Hotel Awards

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According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Hotels Recommended by Guests in Belgium

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