How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Drycleaning onsite
- Minbar in room
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
- Reduced mobility rooms
- Non-smoking hotel
TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Midi-Zuid Saint-Gilles
Travel Blogs from Saint-Gilles
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(NATO), the city ...
... the match had a good ending with Italy winning 2-1. It kept the English fans fairly quiet, so that was the main thing. We went out to a bar after the match finished at 2am called Central Café that was the first smoking bar I’ve been to in Western Europe in a LONG time. Apparently it is illegal to smoke inside, but everyone does it there anyway. Not sure how that works, but it’s pretty nasty. We got a taxi home around 3am and I completely passed out. ...
... front of the Atomium taking in the view.
Later that afternoon we visited the Rene Magritte Museum and saw 10 stories worth of artwork! Each wall of the museum had a quote and it matched with the paintings hanging from it. The famous The Thinker sculpture by Auguste Rodin was in display at the second museum we visited. We had another waffle after leaving the museum - we were mentally drained!
We checked out of the apartment and proceeded ...
... Manneken Pis (the little ******/piddler). We were amazed at how such a teenie weenie statue can attract such a crowd. Pam stopped for an authentic Belgian waffle with icing sugar from a street vendor - crispy on the outside, soft, warm and chewy on the inside with just enough sweetness. We walked into the Grand Place and were immediately surrounded with HUGE gothic style buildings, most of them with ...
... where you could sample local chef's creations....Claire had some Vietnamese lettuce rolls and Wouter and I shared some hand made ice cream. It was really busy but quite blustery and cold so we didn't stay too long. We walked through the old town to the Graslei and Korenlei the two banks of the river Leie. The river is more like a canal and the medieval houses are very picturesque and there are many cafes and bar without side ...