Our history

A family adventure



Mélanie and Martin Duchateau are inseparable brother and sister, driven by the same passion for hospitality.

Both graduates of the École Hôtelière de Lausanne, they bought the former Hotel Louise in 2011. With their mother, an interior designer, they renovated the hotel while respecting the style and charm of this 20th-century Brussels house.Renamed Made in Louise, the hotel (re)opens, and the gamble paid off: you'll feel right at home!

Made in Catherine

Opening spring 2024

In 2021, Martin Duchateau fell under the spell of the Welcome Hotel in the heart of the city center, a stone's throw from the Grand Place. Driven by the desire to launch a new hotel concept and restore the building to its former grandeur, he became its owner.

After two years of hard work, Made in Catherine is born.

Nestled in the heart of Brussels, you can discover the charm of staying in an authentic 20th-century Brussels building, whether for a night or a longer visit with friends and family.
with friends and family.

You'll find 19 cosy rooms, a combination of contemporary and authentic style, and a welcoming atmosphere that will transport you away from the typical hotel experience.


At Made in Catherine, no more queuing at reception, no more demagnetizing cards, no more administrative paperwork. At Made in Catherine, you're on your own, with a Brussels coffee shop lover on the ground floor to share his best Brussels tips with you.

Ideally located, Made in Catherine is just a minute's walk from the Sainte-Catherine metro station and 5 minutes from the Grand Place, giving you easy access to the city's main attractions.

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