Facing the beachfront, Hotel Rubens offers 2-star accommodations in Ostend and has a terrace, restaurant and bar. Located around one mile from Bredene beach, the hotel with free WiFi is also 1.4 miles away from Mariakerke Beach. The property is a 4-minute walk from Oostende Beach, and within 0.9 miles of the city center. At the hotel, the rooms are equipped with a desk. Rooms have a flat-screen TV, and some rooms at Hotel Rubens have a city view. At the accommodation the rooms come with bed linen and towels. A continental breakfast is available every morning at Hotel Rubens. Boudewijn Seapark is 16 miles from the hotel, while Bruges Train Station is 17 miles from the property. The nearest airport is Ostend - Bruges International Airport, 3.7 miles from Hotel Rubens.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.2 for a two-person trip.

Hotel Rubens has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Dec 24, 2017

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Property Highlights

Located in the heart of Ostend, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.3

Breakfast Info



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Room Type
1 queen bed
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Guest reviews


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Free WiFi
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  • Korina
    Perfect location on the beach with great views and easy to access, excellent breakfast, the restaurant oh the hotel was one of the best I have tried, helpful staff, the best value for money in Ostende! If you are in the city just book there!
  • George
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    breakfast excellent with wide range of foods. Breakfast room has excellent views of the harbour and staff friendly and professional.
  • Brenda
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Lovely clean, comfortable rooms. Breakfast was lovely, served by 2 lovely friendly staff..
  • Jacques
    Very central location, perfect if you arrive by train. Even by car is convenient as there's a lot of parking in the area. Single room was small but functional (would even fit 2 people) and Breakfast was just amazing, plenty of choice and very nice...
  • Lord
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    The breakfast is one of the best I had for a long time. The room gives a view over the marina and the sun shines in, there is a great choice of excellent food and the sevice is very friendly and quick
  • Reginald
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Easy access. Personable staff. Breakfast enjoyable
  • Richard
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    I was made very welcome. Everything was clean and comfortable. Breakfast was excellent and charmingly served. Dinner in the restaurant likewise.
  • James
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Room was clean and tidy. Good breakfast. Staff friendly.
  • Caterina
    Personell very nice, cleanliness was perfect and the position is great
  • M
    Our favorite hotel in Oostende. Very good atmosphere, room with sea view is excellent. Hopefully we'll return.

Property questions and answers
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  • What is the exact size of the single bed please.

    1.4 meter wide and 2 m long
    Answered on 2 March 2020
  • When is the best time to visit your property for the perfect beach holiday?

    Spring and summer.
    Answered on 7 December 2019
  • Hi. We are travelling by bicycle and wondering if clean bicycles can be stored securely inside the property? Many thanks

    one or two bikes is no problem
    Answered on 7 March 2022
  • Acceptez-vous les chiens....heures d arrivee et de depart?

    Votre chien est le bienvenu dans l'hôtel Rubens. il y aura un supplément de 10 € par nuit. .Check in 15h0.0., check out 11h00.
    Answered on 6 June 2023
  • hello myself and wife will have been in holland fishing for a week so would like to stay for one night on way home but would i be able to take my fish..

    You may leave your fishing gear in the room.
    Answered on 13 November 2021
  • are there any reasonable priced place's to park near your hotel?.

    There's an underground parking just in front of the hotel the price is 22 euro per 24h. Otherwise there are 2 free parkings one at the Maria-Hendrika..
    Answered on 14 October 2019
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Hotel area info *

1 Restaurant On Site

  • Rubens restaurant
    • Cuisine
    • Open for
      Lunch • Dinner
    • Ambience
    • Dietary options
      Vegetarian • Gluten-free

Amenities of Hotel Rubens
Great facilities! Review score, 8.2

Most popular amenities
  • Parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Terrace
  • Elevator
  • Bar
  • Tea/Coffee Maker in All Rooms
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Beachfront
  • Terrace
  • Electric kettle
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Beach
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Wine/Champagne
    Additional charge
  • Kids' meals
    Additional charge
  • Bar
  • Tea/Coffee maker
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Public parking is available at a location nearby (reservation is not possible) and costs € 22 per day.
    • Daily housekeeping
    • Private check-in/out
    • Baggage storage
    • Wake-up service
    • Fax/Photocopying
    • Packed lunches
    • Wake-up service/Alarm clock
    Front Desk Services
    • Invoice provided
    Entertainment & Family Services
    • Child safety socket covers
    Safety & security
    • Fire extinguishers
    • Smoke alarms
    • Key card access
    • Smoke-free property
    • Hypoallergenic room available
    • Hardwood or parquet floors
    • Heating
    • Private entrance
    • Carpeted
    • Elevator
    • Non-smoking rooms
    • Upper floors accessible by elevator
    Languages Spoken
    • German
    • English
    • French
    • Dutch

    House rules

    Hotel Rubens takes special requests – add in the next step!


    From 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM


    From 7:00 AM to 11:00 AM



    Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

    Children & Beds

    Child policies

    Children of all ages are welcome.

    To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

    Crib and extra bed policies

    Cribs and extra beds aren't available at this property.

    No age restriction

    There's no age requirement for check-in


    Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.

    Maestro Mastercard Visa Bancontact Cash Hotel Rubens accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

    The fine print

    FAQs about Hotel Rubens

    • The prices at Hotel Rubens may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

    • Hotel Rubens has 1 restaurant:

      • Rubens restaurant

    • Guests staying at Hotel Rubens can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 9.0).

      Breakfast option(s) include:

      • Continental

    • Check-in at Hotel Rubens is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

    • The nearest beach is 150 feet from Hotel Rubens. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

    • Hotel Rubens is 3,100 feet from the center of Ostend. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

    • Room options at Hotel Rubens include:

      • Double
      • Single

    • Hotel Rubens offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

      • Beachfront
      • Beach