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Hotel Carlton

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Koningin Astridlaan 138, Ghent 9000, Belgium
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Gladstone, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We have just spent four nights at the Hotel Carlton. We were early arriving and our room had not been made up but one of the owners sat us down with a cup of tea, cake and a map and showed us everything there was to see in beautiful Ghent. Our room on the 4th floor was quite large and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Fantastic location, room, food and customer service. Got a nice introduction to the city from one of the owners, the room was really high spec and the price was really reasonable. Would definitely recommend the breakfast too!

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San Francisco, California
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28 reviews 28 reviews
21 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Pros: Location - One block away from train station. One block away from tram. A few restaurants nearby. Service - Excellent. Stephen was very helpful. Breakfast - Excellent with fresh juice and other breakfast goods. Parking - I think they have parking on site but we didn't use it so cannot confirm. Value - Very good. Room - Good size... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I'm not one to normally write reviews but I cannot let our recent trip to the Hotel Carlton pass by without doing our bit to keep this hotel at the top of the TripAdvisor list. Exceptionally friendly and helpful owners / staff. Very comfortable rooms. Great location in a lovely quiet road and only a few minutes walk to the... More

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Loughborough, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had an overnight stay at Hotel Carlton. The reception staff were excellent and extremely helpful. The room, a triple, was fantastic, roomy, clean and perfect for our needs, a bargain for the price we paid. Due to there being scaffolding at the hotel and us having a roof box we were unable to use the car park, but parked... More

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Buckinghamshire, UK
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were looked after the moment we pulled up outside the hotel and advised where to park. We were then looked after and given our room keys. A very good welcome to Hotel 16. The rooms are a decent size with everything you need and comfortable beds. Nice to have a bath and not just a shower. The breakfast was... More

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London, United Kingdom
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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed one night after a cycling trip and really appreciated the comfort of this hotel which is very conveniently placed for the station. The no.1 tram takes you into the centre of town for €1.30. An ideal base to explore Ghent. The front desk service was friendly and efficient.

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Plymouth
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6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stephen and Jeffrey I congratulate you both because at your "youthful" years you have understood what some hotels never discover! Not all guest are identical and all have individual needs that a successful hotel needs to satisfy. Along with our stay at the Westcord Fashion hotel in Amsterdam you are right up there already! The Costes Bros look out! Further... More

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Winnipeg, Canada
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This small hotel is an unexpected gem - close to many amenities, and reasonably priced. What was wonderful, however, was the management by two young brothers. They provided great suggestions for restaurants, sight-seeing, and helped us to see parts of Ghent that we would have missed. The room was clean and very comfortable. We chose to purchase their breakfast option,... More

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77 hotel reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed 1 night on cycle trip . We arrived very wet. They were very helpful drying our clothes in their dryer and providing any assistance we required . The hotel is close to the rail station and about 20 minutes from old town. However a tram leaves close to hotel and you can be in centre in 10 minutes. Its... More

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Address: Koningin Astridlaan 138, Ghent 9000, Belgium
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Location: Belgium > Flanders > East Flanders Province > Ghent
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Carlton 3*
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You will really feel at home in this charming city center located Carlton Hotel Ghent, the ideal spot to recharge your batteries during a trip in search of historical places or an exploration of the Ghent nightlife. This friendly and cosily designed family hotel in Ghent will treat you in the morning to an extensive and varied breakfast and is always ready to advise you on how best to discover our city. The Carlton Hotel Ghent is situated in a residential area of Ghent and is only 100 metres from Ghent St Pieters Station. The central location, the convenient access and the private car park make this family hotel the ideal base for both tourists and businesspeople. Carlton Hotel Ghent offers comfortable and elegantly decorated hotel rooms with television, radio, telephone and minibar. All Carlton Hotel Ghent rooms have an en-suite bathroom with bath. There are various tram connections to the old city centre and the business zones, and there is also now a direct tram connection to Flanders Expo. 3 hotel star Carlton Hotel Ghent is located directly next to the ICC International Convention Centre. ... more   less 
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