Antwerp Cathedral (also referred to as the Cathedral of our Lady) is a historic Roman Catholic cathedral dating back to the 14th century which UNESCO has listed as one of its World Heritage Sights.
Guests staying at the Radisson Blu Astrid Hotel, Antwerp can choose to walk, cycle or get a tram to the old town, where Antwerp Cathedral’s 123 metre tower is easily spotted from a distance. Visitors will enjoy Antwerp’s best shopping, eating and people-watching in this charming part of the city.
The Cathedral of Our Lady
Antwerp Cathedral has survived numerous wars and periods of instability over the years, including the French Revolution. Thanks to years of restoration work, it is widely regarded as one of Europe’s finest gothic buildings.
The art contained inside the building is one of its biggest draws: visitors can admire important paintings by artists like Rubens, towering spires and intricately decorated stained glass windows. Visitors should look out for the superb Madonna and Child marble carving, Rubens’ four altarpieces and Nicolas Rombouts' Last Supper stained-glass window in particular.
Central Radisson Blu Astrid Hotel, Antwerp
Just minutes from the charms of Antwerp’s historic centre and Antwerp Cathedral, visitors will be pleased to find an Antwerp hotel with wholly modern comforts and amenities.
The Radisson Blu Hotel, Antwerp boasts a state-of-the-art gym, a tempting restaurant and a tranquil spa, sauna and Jacuzzi. There is no better place to use as a base to explore this special city.