Downtown old Antwerp in a small alley, closed by an antique iron gate, you will find the cottage dated from 1560. This can be your home for a short or longer period in Antwerp! The charming furnished cottage is the place to be for a romantic and quality time! Also for the businessmen/women, who does not want to stay again in a hotel. To welcome you there will be a bottle of champagne to start your stay in the perfect way. You will find everything nearby: restaurants, pubs, bars, shopping areas, theatres, opera,museums, cinema, etc. At the end of the alley on the left side you will find the cottage. It has a small entrance near the kitchen and a larger main entrance by the living room. Opening this door you will be overwhelmed by the charm of the the cottage and the delightful way it is furnished, between the old days and the present time. Downstairs is the living and dining room with the kitchen of totaling 60m2 plus the toilets. In the wall at the end of the living room, there is still the original old fireplace. This cannot be used anymore, but a group of candles gives the same cozy atmosphere. The kitchen is fully equipped. There is always coffee, tea, sugar, milk powder, pepper, salt, oil, vinegar and some herbs. The old winding stairs brings you upstairs to the spacious study/bed room of 50m2. Here you find the king size bed and at the end the bathroom of 10m2. with white bath linen and 2 white bathrobes. Downstairs and upstairs, there is a TV, radio/DVD and internet connection for free. Outside in the alley, there are 2 chairs and a small table where you can have your breakfast or your afternoon tea. Meals: It is self service, but if required it is possible to fill the refrigerator for the first breakfast.