Would you like to discover Antwerp? Our Antwerp Rubens Smartflats Aparthotel residence of 3 furnished and fully equipped apartments, with terraces, is nestled in the centre of Antwerp, a few meters away from the “Rubens House” museum. The location is extremely popular as it is close to many tourist attractions, such as the Antwerp Zoo, the Opera House or the “Meir” shopping street. Antwerp is also a city rich in culture, with many museums, but it is also renowned for its gastronomy. What’s more, the residence is close to the Antwerp Central Station, which is less than 500m away. Lastly, Smartflats customers have an online reception available 7 days a week, 24 hours a day.
Advantages of the neighbourhood and geographical location
The Antwerp Rubens Smartflats Aparthotel Residence is one of the best located in the city. Antwerp is a beautiful city filled with monuments and things to see. The « Meir » shopping street, a real attraction in Antwerp is only a 5-minute walk away, in other words, you have a big shopping spot nearby! For the classical singing lovers, the Antwerp Opera House is located in the centre of the city, approximately a ten-minute walk away.
The tourist attraction spots are undoubtedly an advantage of the city. Be sure to visit the Grand-Place and its cathedral, a 10-minute walk away, well within the west of Antwerp, and also the Antwerp Central Station and the famous Antwerp Zoo which are also nearby.
The numerous museums are another crucial aspect of the city. Visit the famous Rubens House, and also the Mayer van den Bergh Museum, the Fashion Museum or the Plantin-Moretus Museum.
Antwerp is also known for its restaurants. In the immediate vicinity of the residence you’ll find restaurants such as « Lunch-Lounge Het Gebaar », « Kuala Lumpur », « De Serre » and « Gran Duca ».
Lastly, in terms of public transportation, several bus and tram lines pass through the neighbourhood. The pre-metro station Antwerpen Meir is only 300m from the residence. What’s more, the airport is 20 minutes away by car.
Welcome to Smartflats
Smartflats invites you to stay in a tourist accommodation. We offer you over 100 apartments in more than 20 residences in Brussels, Antwerp, Liège and Waterloo! What makes us different is that our residences do not have conventional receptions, instead, they have a digital reception reachable by phone, email and chat*. We certainly speak your language, and are here to assist you before, during and after your stay! Since there is no physical reception, our residences and apartments have a code system that will allow to enter the premises. You will never need keys during your stay. Your access codes are sent to you by email two days before your arrival.
*see the specific schedules here.
Unfortunately, we do not have a place to store your luggage on your arrival or departure. We therefore suggest that you use the luggage lockers available at the Antwerp Central Station, which is about 10/15 minutes away by public transport. These automatic lockers are available 24/7 and are easily accessible and affordable.
Description of the apartments of the Antwerp Rubens Smartflats Aparthotel
The Antwerp Rubens Smartflats Aparthotel has 3 apartments with terrace.
Rubens 201 has an area of approximately 125m², 3 bedrooms and also a terrace. Capacity: up to 6 people.
Rubens 301 is an apartment of about 80m² with 2 bedrooms and terrace that can accommodate up to 6 people.
Rubens 401 is a duplex apartment of about 90m², 2 bedrooms with terrace that can accommodate up to 6 people.
Our apartments have a lot of modern amenities, including a kitchen equipped with oven, microwave and dishwasher. You will also benefit from a flat-screen TV, free Wi-Fi, a hairdryer, etc. Sheets, towels and soap are provided. Furthermore, additional cleaning services are available for longer stays. The residence also has a lift.
At Smartflats, we always want to satisfy you. That’s why we offer you the opportunity to advance your arrival or delay your departure*. On request, we can provide you with extra towels*, a cot* and an iron with an ironing board.
* additional service subject to availability
Restaurants and bars near the Antwerp Rubens Smartflats Aparthotel
A small restaurant with terrace, which, thanks to its hanging plants, will make you feel like you’re eating in the middle of the jungle! The restaurant welcomes you for your meals and lunches with refined dishes prepared with fresh and high quality ingredients.
Address: Lange Gasthuisstraat 29-31, 2000 Antwerp
Phone: 03 689 11 12
Opening hours: Monday to Friday from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Average price: Between 10 and 15 €
A very popular Malaysian restaurant in the region, which offers all the flavours of the Malaysian and also the Asian cuisine.
Address: Statiestraat 10 2018 Antwerp
Phone: 03/231 63 39
Opening hours: Monday to Wednesday from 12 p.m. to 3 p.m. and from 5:30 p.m. to 11 p.m. Friday to Sunday from 12 p.m. to 3 p.m. and from 5 p.m. to 11 p.m. Closed on Thursdays.
Average price: 40 €
High-end Italian restaurant. Discover a high-end cuisine with quality products, including meat, pasta and fish.
Address: De Keyserlei 28 2018 Antwerp
Phone: 03/202 68 87
Opening hours: Monday to Friday from 12 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. and from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Average price: between 40 and 45 €
Typical French-Belgian cuisine restaurant serving shrimp/cheese croquettes, vol-au-vent, quiche, carbonades, chicories, but also spaghetti Bolognese or lasagne. All products are fresh and of the highest quality.
Address: Groendalstraat 18, 2018 Antwerp
Phone: 03 334 72 75
Opening hours: Tuesday to Thursday from 11 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. // Friday and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Average price: 40 €
LUNCH-LOUNGE HET GEBAAR
An ultra-high-end table, where former pastry chef Roger van Damme reinvents classic dishes of Belgian and French cuisine. Highlighting ingredients of the highest quality and the exceptional care given to the products. This restaurant is worth a look, especially for its high-level aesthetically pleasing desserts. 18/20 at Gault & Millau.
Address: Leopoldstraat 24 – 2000 Antwerp
Phone: 03 232 37 10
Opening hours: Monday to Friday from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Average price (starter – main course – dessert): approx. 100 €
Tourist attractions near the Antwerp Rubens Smartflats Aparthotel
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