I am originally from Antwerp but left the country many years ago and I was very much looking forward to spending some time in a quaint place right in the city center. For starters, upon arrival, I was told that the room was not ready when I had specifically asked for an early check in. I had just traveled close to 10 hours and had a 6 hours jetlag. After about 30 minutes the owner arrived and luckily helped me up the suicidal stairs to my room. It had the antique look but a musty smell, the room was quite dusty and the bath tiles were very moldy. Overall, the room was not in the best of conditions. I was highly "amused" by the very large curtains that turned out to be only for decor: they did not close, even though the handyman working across the (very narrow) lane could see straight in my room..
Because of its location it is very noisy, so not a good choice if you are looking to rest. Breakfast was ok but not anywhere representative of good Belgian cooking.
The main problem was when I had to cancel my second stay 10 days later because of a change in schedule. I cancelled on their website - which is where I was asked to book, but surprise - he did not get that. So he happily charged my card with the full price and refuses to refund. Very unprofessional.
Good location but that is it.
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