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Grand Place

Brussels 1000, Belgium
00 32 (0)2 279 43 65
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Considered one of the most beautiful medieval squares in Europe, the ornate Grand Place is the center of Brussels, where many historic buildings dating from the 17th century are located.
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good23%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“beautiful square” (639 reviews)
“flower carpet” (360 reviews)
“christmas tree” (115 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Brussels 1000, Belgium
00 32 (0)2 279 43 65
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Reviewed 2 days ago

These were the words I uttered when I first saw this attraction! It was early in the morning and the sun was bright. Bonus - There were very few tourists at this time. I checked in at my hotel located near by and came back....More

Thank LolaGo1
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Fantastic views. Must do at night. Best thing in Brussels. We were here for 5 days and went every night, it was always packed and beautiful.

Thank Deirdre D
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The Grand Place is a cobbled square in the centre of the city of Brussels. If you are a lover of impressive European architecture the. This is a must see if you are visiting the city.

Thank From-Bovey
Reviewed 3 days ago

This square has to be one of Europe's most beautiful sights. Well preserved buildings date back to the middle ages. The square is clean and friendly. Highly recommended.

Thank Thomas W
Reviewed 4 days ago

Fun place to walk around Lots of shops Cafes and restaurants There is a nice and unique Smurfs store and you can relax and have something to drink in starbucks and the famous manakan piss statue is quite nearby

Thank eyalelal
Reviewed 4 days ago

Even seeing it, it is difficult to take in. The detail is extraordinary and the past echoes from every corner. Aptly named, The Grand Place must be seen to be believed.

Thank Jim T
Reviewed 4 days ago

One can spend the whole day here, looking at the beautiful architecture, or a visit to the church, or having lunch at one of the restaurants, or try out different varieties of waffles, chocolate tasting sessions at various chocolatiers or just hang around testing different...More

Thank Vagabond_Maloy
Reviewed 4 days ago

A beautiful area where you can essentially see buildings covered in gold. A great place, and there's a lot to see in this area, so it's definitely worth the visit.

Thank Mel M
Reviewed 4 days ago

Its a beautiful square surrounded by stunning architecture. A lot of tourists in the area but also a lot of great restaurants, bars, shops and tours. The beer museum and Hard Rock cafe are located there too. Almost always something to do on the square,...More

Thank Jane D
Reviewed 4 days ago

really beautiful square. buildings are so nice. was lovely to just sit and have a coffee and enjoy a bit of people watching

Thank pollym35
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Agnes O
16 July 2017|
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Response from marthy2016 | Reviewed this property |
Ibis Brussels in Grand Palace is a 3 star hotel. It's not that expensive and people seem to like it.
Agnes O
9 July 2017|
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Response from Denzel2014 | Reviewed this property |
absolutely. I travelled with 2 young daughters and found the area around grand place safe and secure day and night
19 May 2017|
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Response from Dario D | Reviewed this property |
Mainly during xmas or special events.