A dazzling five-star Brussels hotel, with breakfast and a dining discount includedThe splendid reception hall, which makes you feel as though you've stepped straight onto a movie set
The complimentary breakfast and dining discount that are included with your stay
The Historic Hotels Worldwide member's unparalleled location, right in the beating heart of Brussels
Mixing with the glitterati and feasting on high-end brasserie fare in the grand Art Nouveau Cafe Metropole
What To Know
The hotel has hosted royalty, American presidents, film stars and directors, including Ted Kennedy, Placido Domingo, Isabelle Adjani and Bernardo Bertolucci
Guestrooms feel very spacious
Original details like the historic cage elevator
Parking on site
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A palatial five-star stay in the center of Brussels, with complimentary breakfast and a dining discount
Dripping with palatial grandeur and opulence, five-star Hotel Metropole offers a Brussels stay in true style. A member of Historic Hotels Worldwide, it has a history dating back over a hundred years. The work of renowned French architect Alban Chamban, it displays a heady mix of styles, from the French Renaissance main entrance to amazing Empire-style reception hall – all gleaming teak, Namibian marble, gilded bronze and forged iron. Pillars, columns and stained-glass windows add to the general splendor.
Elsewhere you’ll find an Indian-inspired lounge, glitterati hangout Bar Le 31 (with Belle Epoque lamps and colorful frescoes) and legendary Art Nouveau Cafe Metropole, with a bronze nymph fountain and listed interiors. Guest rooms are no less impressive and have welcomed an illustrious parade of royalty, American presidents, film stars and directors over the years, including Ted Kennedy, Placido Domingo, Isabelle Adjani and Bernardo Bertolucci. With all the main city attractions right on your doorstep, there is little more you could wish from your grand Brussels address.
Recently renovated in striking designer fashion, some with specially commissioned furniture from renowned interior design company Cartisane Decor Cy, Privilege rooms cover a generous 323 square feet. Bold patterned wallpaper, rich tapestries and plush carpets create an opulent feel.
Art Nouveau masterpiece Cafe Metropole, overlooking the vibrant Place de Brouckere, is owned by the hotel and is great for people-watching. Expect high-end brasserie cuisine and a fine selection of craft beers. Complimentary breakfast is served in the airy, light-filled Indian lounge.
Hotel Metropole sits on a bustling road in the beating heart of Brussels, opposite De Brouckere tram stop. It’s a short walk to the Cathedral of St. Michael and St. Gudula and 10 minutes from the Mannekin Pis fountain. The cafe-lined Rue de Bouchere is close by, while Bourse and Munt theatres are within easy walking distance.