We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 112 Ghent B&Bs / inns

Simon Says

Sluizeken 8, Ghent 9000, Belgium
Hotel amenities
  • Reviews (76)
  • Photos (15)
  • Amenities
  • Room tips (6)
  • Location
  • More
Simon Says
Ranked #8 of 112 Ghent B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
We can't find prices for this accommodation
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in Ghent
Check In Check Out
Write a Review

76 people have reviewed this hotel

Traveler rating
    63
    13
    0
    0
    0
See reviews for
8
49
2
3
Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (6)
Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Any
English first
San Francisco, California
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Upon arrival me and my mom were made to feel very welcome. The breakfasts were perfect and high quality food. Our room was lovely, super clean and very tasteful. Hosts were always helpful and totally willing to answer our questions about Ghent or other day trips we planned. We would highly recommend Simon Says!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Ghent, Belgium
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I'm a regular at this cozy coffeehouse, the staff is really friendly and the food is great. Prices are reasonable and the interior is beautiful. If you're looking for a relaxing Sunday brunch, this is definitely the place to be!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Bangkok, Thailand
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

We stayed at Simon Says just before Easter in 2014 and had a fantastic stay. When we arrived we were given a free drink each (which was delicious!) and one of the staff sat down with us and showed us a map and gave us advice on where was good to eat and drinks etc. Simon and his staff were... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Grand Rapids, Michigan
Contributor
19 reviews 19 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

This place was recommended by our Airbnb host in Ghent. We stopped off from a bike ride and had a lovely lunch here. Soups, salads, and sandwiches. Friendly service and quite busy with locals. We only ate at the restaurant so I can't speak to the accommodations.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Paris, France
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

We ate lunch here and it was good. Prices are very reasonable. Everything is home made. The atmosphere was fun as well- there's a great outside patio for sitting when the weather is nice. A good, inexpensive, relaxing stop for lunch.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Budapest, Hungary
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

Simon, Christophe and the others (sorry, others :) ) do a fantastic job of running this place. Their joy and motivation shines through. Without knowing I arrived somewhat early for checking in, at the busiest time of day but could occupy my room in 5 minutes. I was not aware that breakfast was included in the price —I confused Simon... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

I cannot speak highly enough off the service in Simon says, all the staff really made us feel special. The location was perfect for our needs and central for everything we wanted to do - the standard of the room was excellent and everything was thought through to make the stay really relaxing, the cafe and the room was very... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Doetinchem, The Netherlands
Top Contributor
58 reviews 58 reviews
27 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2014

We went here for breakfast on a sunday morning. We where lucky enough to get a table as there are not many tables. Great menu with delicious breakfast deals. Coffee is just perfect and staff is very friendly. I would most definitely visit this place again!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Ghent, Belgium
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2014

Like other reviews, we came upon this place by strolling through Ghent. It's a busy little cafe in an otherwise quiet location. The service is great, friendly and quick. Lots of homemade snacks, cakes, soups to stop for a light lunch as well as breakfast. We only had time to stop for a coffee but others were enjoying the food... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Vermont
Contributor
18 reviews 18 reviews
5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2013 via mobile

Came upon this place by accident in our hungry wanderings and couldn't have been happier. Modest prices, wonderfully creative soup and sandwich, the cappuccino was done with an artist's touch, and the staff quite friendly!

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Owners: What's your side of the story?
If you own or manage Simon Says, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.
Manage your listing

Been to Simon Says? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Simon Says

Address: Sluizeken 8, Ghent 9000, Belgium
Location: Belgium > Flanders > East Flanders Province > Ghent
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Also Known As:
Simon Says Hotel Ghent

15 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (13)
Viewed
Dining (2)
Viewed
Bathroom (2)
Viewed
Room/suite (3)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (1)
Viewed
Other (5)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (3)
Viewed
Other (3)

Amenities

Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Room Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Simon Says, a boutique Bed & Breakfast and coffee bar, is situated in the heart of the historic center Patershol, housed in a beautiful art nouveau building. The two luxury en-suite rooms have a minibar, flatscreen tv, free wifi connection and beautiful views over the historic area. Continental breakfast is served in the coffee bar. ... more   less 
Number of rooms
2

See which rooms travelers prefer

Bookmark for later
Save Saved
You added Simon Says to your Saves list