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“Fantastic, well located hotel with some of the nicest staff ever”

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Hotel Navarra Brugge
Ranked #16 of 97 Hotels in Bruges
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Reviewed 1 March 2010

Well we have just returned from a fantastic trip to Bruges made great in no small part due to the choice of this hotel. Firstly the location, we arrived via bus from the station to a slightly grey and wet Markt, then walked the 5 or so minutes on to the hotel.

We whizzed through reception (Thanks Navarra for the birthday treat of a complimentary box of chocs) and up to a lovely large room. We had two windows in the room but unfortunately no views and the bathroom was modern with a full bath and very powerful shower. the room came with a seating area, mini fridge and large flat screen tv - all in all very nice for the 3 for 2 night deal.

Now breakfast was included in the rate and given some of the other comments I wasn't expecting much, well I can only say that the choice and quality was really good. I am not sure what other people normally have for breaky but we had something different every morning and in the very expensive tourist centre saved loads of money by not needing lunch. To give you an idea there were 9 differnt types of bread/pasrties, hot selection including sausage, bacon, beans, mushrooms, scrambled and boiled eggs, cold meats and cheeses, fruit salad and whole fruits, yoghurt and madeira type cake, we also had as much tea/coffee as we wanted and help your self juices. sorry to go on but I wanted to refelct what we were offered so other will know.

In addition to the breakfast the hotel also offers complimentary tea and coffee from 11-1pm in the lobby and free internet in the rooms for your own laptop or use of their PC in the lobby. The hotel also offers a small swimming pool and sauna but we didn't use these.

The final point to note is the great location of this hotel we walked everywhere and if you arrive late of feel lazy there are food and drink options on your doorstep.

Overall I think this was a fab hotel in a very expensive city and I would recommend it to friends and family

  • Stayed: February 2010, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 1 March 2010

Hotel just 2 minutes walk from main square, hotel entrance stands back off the road and looks very grand. Check in was quick and very friendly lady on the desk. Lobby area small and there are 2 computers available free of charge to use for internet, (handy to check up info on Bruges or to check in for your flight and print your boarding card off, printer behind reception and free of charge too).
Lift was old fashioned and small but not a criticism, i liked it , it added to the atmosphere. Room was on the top floor, an attic room, small, compact but comfortable and you could open the window for some fresh air. Stocked minibar, flat screen TV, Kettle and tea & coffee. Small desk with writing paper. Bathroom had a shower and toiletries. As it was an attic room there was a roof beam across 1 side of the room which you had to be careful of, dont forget its there in the dark otherwise you could bang your head.
I had read on Trip advisor before we went about the excellent breakfast, unfortunately, we never found it to be anything to write home about, very sparse offering, the hots were a waste of time - not topped up, not hot, not much choice. Breads were lovely, but if you had breakfast at 10 there was nothing left so you had to get down there early.
All the hotel staff were lovely, always said 'Good morning'. There is a piano bar which we didn't use as it was always empty, there is a car park round the back of the hotel, although not a big one.
Overall, a friendly, clean, comfortable hotel on the edge of the old square where the belfort tower is and is an ideal location for sightseeing, bars & restaurants and all you need.

  • Stayed: January 2010, travelled with friends
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Reviewed 28 February 2010

Bruges in winter! A well-heated hotel welcomed us on our arrival. We got all necessary information already at check-in, including a discount leaflet for certain attractions. Our room was not so easy to find but it was compensated by its huge dimensions - at least for a city center hotel in a European hot-spot. The parking needs experienced drivers due to the narrow passage to the backyard where your car seems to be safe as in a castle. The location is unbeatable, less than a five minutes-walk to the central square. With the winter-package "pay 2-/stay 3 nights" you get a great value. For the breakfast we would have been pleased if not at each of the three mornings the exactly same selction of food and drinks would have been offered. The bar is cozy, has a good selection of drinks and if you want, you can read one of the newspapers, which there are available for free.

  • Stayed: February 2010, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 17 February 2010

For location, you cant really beat this hotel. It is a 2 min stroll from the markt place which is ideal for solo travellers at night.

The staff are very friendly and helpful providing city maps and information upon arrival.

The room I stayed in was quite small but clean and really if you are spending any more time than sleeping etc in your room you are missing out on all the sights that are Brugge.

The cost was a little pricey but did include a buffet breakfast. The breakfast was standard fare which is a little disappointing if you were expecting classic Belgium food. Overall though I do recommend this hotel and would stay here again

  • Stayed: February 2010, travelled solo
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Reviewed 15 February 2010

The hotel is set in a lovely old building although all rooms are modern and fairly impersonal. The room we stayed in was very typical 4* chain hotel accommodation so I wouldn't recommend Hotel Navarra if you are after some old world charm. Saying that, it was a reasonable size and had a comfortable bed. The pool and sauna are tiny but a nice addition if you can get in when they are quiet. Breakfast is a buffet - not the best I have had but certainly not the worst. The main plus for this hotel has to be the location. It is around 100m from the main square and you don't have to walk far to get to anything. The station is a 10-15 min walk. All in all, you stay here and you get what you pay for - decent room in the middle of town. If you want a bit more luxury and personality you will need to splash out a fair bit more cash.

  • Stayed: February 2010, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 12 February 2010

Just returned from a very relaxing stay in Bruges at a wonderful hotel. Every member of staff we met was always pleasant and very friendly we even got a history lesson about the hotel from one of the porters. The building has been a hotel for most of its 400 year history.
The room was very comfortable and spacious, for breakfast we had loads of choice from the hot and cold buffet, something to please everyone. We made good use of the pool and sauna and even though the pool isnt the biggest it was never overcrowded when we were there. The sauna was a lovely way to relax after a busy day sightseeing around Brugges.The hotel is very central and only a few minutes walk to the Markt.
Plenty of restaurants to choose from we ate at Cambrinus two nights, this gets very busy and has a great atmosphere. We also did the City Bus tour which is an easy way to see everything and the driver we had was very funny with his explanations of the sights. Would recommend the brewery tour as it give you an insight into how they make their fantastic tasting beers. You must also go to the top of the Belfry.
Fantastic city and will definetly return.

  • Stayed: February 2010, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 11 February 2010

We booked this trip through Railbookers and, as usual we were very pleased with the service. The hotel was excellent and ideally situated. We had a comfortable quiet room , the staff were pleasant and helpful and restaurants for dinner within walking distance.
Bruges has an impressive old world atmosphere with its cobbled streets and wonderful architecture, we would definitely visit again and definitely stay at this hotel.

  • Stayed: February 2010, travelled as a couple
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Address: St-Jakobsstraat 41, Bruges 8000, Belgium
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Region: Belgium > Flanders > West Flanders Province > Bruges
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Centre with Internet Access Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Room Service Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
#3 Green Hotel in Bruges
#5 Business Hotel in Bruges
#5 Family Hotel in Bruges
#9 Luxury Hotel in Bruges
#16 Romantic Hotel in Bruges
Price Range: £102 - £155 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Navarra Brugge 4*
Number of rooms: 94
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Charming, family-run 4-star hotel enjoying a prime location right in the heart of the historical city centre of Bruges, within walking distance (just 100m away) from the Market Square (with its famous Belfry tower), all major attractions and main shopping streets. This elegant 17th-century listed mansion has been fully renovated with great flair and intensive care to detail. All rooms are spotlessly clean and enjoy air conditioning , free wifi, flatscreen satellite television, in-room safe and complimentary coffee & tea making facilities. Also enjoy our delicious buffet breakfast and make free use of our indoor pool, sauna and fitness room. Our private car park is exclusively at the disposal of our guests. Hotel Navarra is renowned for its warm atmosphere! ... more   less 
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