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La Ducale

Vlaanderenstraat 54, Ghent B-9000, Belgium
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  • Sleep Quality
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed at La Ducale in Ghent no 56 Vlaanderenstraat B 900. 4th floor Appartment. Stayed 4-6/8 Positive great location Gentleman owner friendly ,polite, carried suitcase up stairs for us. Payment in cash only at start of stay. Negative:- Accommodation:- Nothing like pictures on our booking Access lift to upper floors yes but only to 3rd floor we were on the... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

This B&B is far too expensive for what you get! Their website and photos are misleading. I strongly advise against this B&B for several reasons: - I was astonished when the lady asked me at my arrival to pay immediately, or if not, to leave my ID-card or driving licence till payment (which they are not allowed to!). I refused.... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Filthy, smelly and just groce. I booked this hotel foor 22 people. We had the 5 studios. they never told me one of them was in another building across the street. We had an agreement that we will arrive at 11 o'clock in the morning.No one was there. There we stood with our luggage in the centre of Gent. I... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Early checkin confirmed but room not ready on arrival. Appts difficult to find. Missing pots and pans, only one channel on TV, no hairdryer, no city view, a kitchen, in a box on the balcony strange but true. Photos on the web site is not the room we had. No heating in the appartment. No dishwasher, broken toilet seat and... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2013

The staff in La Ducale were extremely friendly, helpful and accommodating. The 'comfort room' was clean and very comfortable. It is within easy walking distance of the centre and the number 24 tram takes you straight from the train station to the hotel. The breakfast was simple but tasty. The tram can be heard from the room and although it... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2013

We went to gent for a night clubbing a group of girls.The apartment was clean and great value for money, very spacious although we could not figure out how to use the wifi, The breakfast box was small for 5 people but overall the apartment was great value for the price.

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Derby, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2013

Avoid at all costs. Broken dishwasher, broken curtain in main room and no curtains in bedroom, broken toilet seat, bulbs out in bathroom, broken tv, whole building smells of drains, toaster kept shorting out the whole apartment, very noisy. Worst of all, the proprietor was exceptionally rude and aggressive when we complained about the above and told us he would... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2013

We stayed in one of the more expensive apartments that accommodates 4 people. I can't say anything too terrible about the apartment itself. It wasn't bad considering the price and the central location. However, the owner seemed to dislike me because I mentioned that they misadvertised the price of the parking (it was 10euro and not 2.50). There were some... More 

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Bath, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2012

So we spent 4 nights in the Ducale for a long weekend in Ghent. The owners are very friendly and overall we are very pleased that we stayed there. We stayed in the comfort room, and the bed was really comfy, and it was very quiet at night. The location is spotless, you are about a 5 minute walk away... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2012

My husband and I spent 1 night at La Ducale in September 2012. This B&B is very centrally located, and provides a good value for the price. It is easy to miss - we walked by a few times before we noticed the bell and the little sign beside it. The owner is a very nice lady, helpful and cheerful.... More 

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