I stayed at this hotel (now called Ibis Budget) for a weekend with some friends.
The keyword for this hotel is: basic, basic, basic! The building from the outside is rather bland and unappealing. Once inside, it's clear that the hotel has been recently renovated.
The rooms are bigger than I had expected (but I had low expectations), and are spartiate but clean and modern. The furniture consists of nothing more than a double bed, a single bunk bed above it, 2 bed-side tablets, a small desk, a tiny stool, 2 hooks and a TV. That's it! So if you want to sit, it's the bed or... the bed.
The bathroom is also basic, with some small bar of soap and nothing more, so bring your own toiletry (or buy one of their EUR 6 mini toiletry kits). The shower is rather small and you'll certainly feel some intimacy with the shower curtain...
I slept in the bunk bed which was comfy and big enough for an adult (regular single size bed). But be warned, if you're 3 people staying in the room, you'll have to make the bunk bed yourself (the housekeeping staff will not want to do it) and ask for an extra towel.
The staff has been very helpful and courteous throughout our stay. The hotel does not offer much in terms of amenities: there is a breakfast area (which we didn't try) but it is closed outside of breakfast times, then your only choice are 2 vending machines catering the usual sodas, crisps and chocolate bars. There's a car park under the hotel, for which you have to pay EUR 5 per night but parking in the street is free on Sundays and bank holidays.
The location is very convenient, at a few minutes walk from the Vieux Lille and around the corner of all the nice restaurants of the cute rue de Gand (try one of the Estaminets!). It's also a 10-15mn walk from the train stations.
So if you favour price over style, want the cheapest hotel possible in the centre and plan to just be in the room to sleep, this hotel is definitely a good option to consider. For anything else, there might be other options around.
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