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We Are Like Antwerp: welcoming, warm-hearted, bon vivant. A stone’s throw from the heart of Antwerp’s Old Town and near to the Cathedral of our Lady and the Royal Museum of Fine Arts, Sapphire House Antwerp is at the epicenter of local cultural life. Must-visit boutiques, cozy restaurants, inspiring architecture, and vibrant cafes – the possibilities are endless. After exploring Antwerp, relax & unwind in our well-equipped hotel gym.

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Art & Culture

Culture in Antwerp

Experience the vibrant energy of Antwerp's Market Square, the renowned Grote Markt! Immerse yourself in the lively atmosphere of this world heritage site, where impressive guild houses, the majestic city hall, and famous cafés create an unforgettable ambiance. Discover the fortress of Het Steen, a gateway to Antwerp's captivating past. Marvel at the Heritage Library, admire the statue of Hendrik Conscience, and visit St. Charles Borromeo's Church at Hendrik Conscience Square. Behold the awe-inspiring Cathedral of Our Lady, a towering Gothic masterpiece that symbolizes Antwerp's illustrious history. Explore the Port House and MAS Museum, striking architectural creations by Zaha Hadid, which represent the city's blend of heritage and future. Pay homage to the legendary artist Peter Paul Rubens at his iconic former residence, the Rubens House. Antwerp offers a captivating experience with its historical landmarks, architectural marvels, and cultural treasures, leaving you longing for more.

Grote Markt Antwerp

Antwerp Fashion Scene

Fashion & Shopping

Antwerp is a must-see for any self-respecting fashionista. You'll find major fashion brands rubbing shoulders with hip labels and independent designers. Those who love shopping, as well as new discoveries, should definitely plan a city break to Antwerp. Fashion and Antwerp go hand in hand. In fact, Antwerp is home to one of the world's leading fashion academies and the internationally renowned Fashion Museum. The quirky and diverse nature of Antwerp fashion is reflected in its wide range of stores: shop until you drop at our major fashion houses, local boutiques or original concept stores. Anvers has been the world's largest and most trusted diamond centre for over five centuries. Head into the city and discover all there is to know about the ancient relationship between diamonds and Antwerpen.

City Hall Antwerp

Antwerp Food Scene


Finger-licking good food? Antwerp is the place to be! Experience the city's welcoming terraces on the many squares and, in addition to Belgian staples such as fries and chocolate, sample local delicacies such as the beer "Bolleke" and the liqueur "Elixir d'Anvers". Be sure to ask our front office team for the hotspots in town or check our instagram guides to see our newest recommendations.

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We Welcome Everyone

Antwerp for LGBTQIA+: From Tutti Passi to The Boots

Discover the vibrant and inclusive LGBTQIA+ scene in Antwerp, one of the most open and tolerant cities in the world. Join the annual Antwerp Pride in August, a spectacular event attracting 100,000 participants from around the globe. Immerse yourself in the lively atmosphere as you have a blast at famous clubs, indulge in retail therapy in Belgium's largest shopping city, and embark on a thrilling adventure in the diamond capital of the world. Antwerp's gay scene is thriving, having hosted prestigious LGBTQIA+ events like the World Outgames, EuroGames, Darklands and the International Gay & Lesbian Travel Association convention. In this welcoming city, you can truly embrace your authentic self. Experience the pulsating nightlife of Antwerp, where a wide array of clubs—from trendy and intimate venues to massive nightclubs—promise unforgettable evenings of dancing and excitement. Prepare for long nights of fun and an electrifying atmosphere that will leave you wanting more.

Historic Building, Design, Antwerp

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