Where To Stay In Antwerp: Luxurious Stays In Belgium's Hidden Gem - Updated 2021

places to stay in antwerp

Antwerp is a city that oozes charm and sophistication, and what better way to soak up this charm than by staying in luxury? The city itself is absolutely beautiful with grandiose architecture on display at almost every corner. A popular motivator for visitors to come to the city is the shopping available, including the famous Meir shopping area. Here is a guide to the best luxurious accommodation options in the city.

1. Stay in a 17th-century mansion - Hotel 't Sandt (from USD 178)

This boutique hotel is a great option for those seeking luxury, but also wanting to be close to the city centre and is the perfect place to relax after a busy day spent exploring Antwerp. The Hotel ’t Sandt has nice extras which add to its charm, such as the Italian courtyard and terrace, where breakfast can be enjoyed (weather permitting of course!).

Hotel 'T Sandt

Address: Zand 17
Price: from 178 USD

Luggage storage Terrace Laundry Massage CCTV outside property Ironing service Room service Free WiFi

2. Stay centrally at Hyllit Hotel (from USD 125)

Finding this beautiful hotel is easy because it is located along the popular shopping avenue De Keyserlei. This hotel has many additional touches of luxury, adding to the luxurious feel, including the indoor swimming pool which guests can take advantage of at any time of the year. The hotel is also just a 4 minute walk from the Central Station, making your arrival less stressful.

Hyllit Hotel

Address: De Keyserlei 28-30
Price: from 125 USD

Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities Food can be delivered to guest accommodation Sauna Fitness centre Physical distancing in dining areas Room service Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas Breakfast in the room

3. Have a comfortable stay in a luxurious guesthouse (from 152 USD)

Rooms are spacious at B&B de Koning van Spanje and offer guests an elegant place to relax. The bedrooms also have bathrooms complete with a whirlpool bath for added luxury. The guesthouse also offers a varied breakfast set out in the grand dining room every morning. Something which makes this an even more convenient place to stay is the fact that most of the main sights are within walking distance.

B&B de Koning van Spanje

Address: Korte Nieuwstraat 12, 2000 Antwerp, Belgium (see map)

Price: from 152 USD

Access: Behind the cathedral

Contact: +32 473312998

4. Feel at home at the De Witte Lelie (from USD 272)

This small boutique hotel offers a personal touch for guests, with just eleven rooms it feels like a home away from home. The decor is striking and unique, and yet still manages to be cosy. The relaxation areas in the hotel are inviting, and the perfect place to put your feet up after a long day spent exploring.

Small Luxury Hotel De Witte Lelie

Address: Keizerstraat 16-18
Price: from 272 USD

Guests have the option to cancel any cleaning services for their accommodation during their stay Physical distancing rules followed Contactless check-in/check-out Linens, towels and laundry washed in accordance with local authority guidelines Bridal suite Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against Coronavirus Luggage storage Physical distancing in dining areas

5. Stay in a trendy boutique hotel (from USD 234)

As would be expected from a Boutique Hotel, the inside is chic and modern at the Hotel Julien. The rooms, spread across two buildings, are minimally but tastefully decorated. A nice added extra is the spa, located beneath the hotel with a sauna and steam bath. The location of this hotel is also ideal, being close to all of the main sights on offer in Antwerp.

Hotel Julien

Address: Korte Nieuwstraat 24
Price: from 234 USD

Hammam Business centre Room service Soundproof rooms 24-hour front desk Ironing service WiFi Terrace

6. Luxury for a reasonable price at Hotel Rubens - Grote Markt (from USD 153)

This hotel is within walking distance of the Market Square, and close to many of the historical attractions in the city. For breakfast there is a buffet on offer, with a variety of hot and cold food to choose from. At Hotel Rubens, the rooms offer comfort whilst also being spacious and clean. It makes the perfect base for your trip to Antwerp.

Hotel Rubens-Grote Markt

Address: Oude Beurs 29
Price: from 153 USD

Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities First aid kit available Private parking Safety deposit box Garden Laundry Concierge service Air conditioning

7. Feel at home at a beautiful bed and breakfast (from USD 143)

This accommodation is great for those wanting a more personal experience during their stay, as it only has three rooms. It can be found in the historic town centre, and is ideally located for those wanting to get the most out of their time in Antwerp. No luxury is spared here with rooms having huge bathtubs, Nespresso coffee machines, and the option of having breakfast served in the rooms too. It is the small extra touches which make people’s stay here memorable, such as the newspapers in different languages provided at breakfast.

B&B Yellow Submarine

Address: Falconplein 51
Price: from 143 USD

Fire extinguishers Heating Food can be delivered to guest accommodation Non-smoking rooms On-site parking Internet services Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against Coronavirus First aid kit available

8. Experience the grandeur of Le Tissu (from USD 201)

This hotel is located in the former parsonage of a church, and the interior is absolutely stunning. Each room is tastefully decorated and has a great ambience. Hotel Le Tissu is especially great in spring and summer because of the beautiful garden and terrace, where guests are invited to relax.

9. Enjoy the character of The Bed and Breakfast De Witte (from 121 USD)

The Bed and Breakfast De Witte is made up of stylish and bright rooms, which are decorated in a vintage colonial African style. Perfectly suited to those who are looking for something a little different, and like their accommodation to have character and personality, whilst not skipping out on the essentials needed for a great stay.

B&B De Witte Nijl

Address: Tolstraat 35, Antwerp Centre, 2000 Antwerp, Belgium (see map)

Price: from 121 USD

Contact: +32 33362685

10. A boutique stay in Hotel Les Nuits (from USD 189)

Another boutique hotel choice in Antwerp’s historical centre, offering modern rooms which have all been differently decorated. The decor is stylish and varied for a personal experience. There are some nice relaxation areas for guests to take advantage of, such as the lounge and roof terrace, which can be enjoyed in the summer.

Hotel Les Nuits

Address: Lange Gasthuisstraat 12
Price: from 189 USD

Dry cleaning Parking Internet services 24-hour front desk Allergy-free room Non-smoking rooms WiFi Newspapers

Accessible Antwerp

The city is so accessible by plane or road, either by arriving at Antwerp’s own airport, or the nearby Brussels Airport, which is only a one hour ride away by bus. Many of the low cost European bus companies also stop off in Antwerp, so a trip to this city has never been so easy or affordable, meaning you can spend more money on your luxurious accommodation!

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