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Jan Palfijnstraat 26, Ghent 9000, Belgium
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Ranked #27 of 112 Ghent B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Heinsberg, Germany
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86 reviews 86 reviews
13 hotel reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Booked via booking.com and called on the way to Ghent to ensure we had the procedures for check-in down. The owner gave us the main door code, let us know that our keys where in the door, fill us in on the info for breakfast, and have us tips for parking. For 95€ this place was a steal. Breakfast was... More

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Aarhus, Denmark
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

The hotel does not look as much from the outside but the owner is very nice and every morning there is breakfast down in the hall where he personally serves you your food. It has the real holiday feeling. The location is great. The only downside is that it is quite sound;)

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Sydney, Australia
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36 reviews 36 reviews
21 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2013

This is a lovely place to stay in Ghent. Centrally located to the historic part of Ghent but a tram ride from a station which isn't so centrally located. When contacted Marc gave us the access code for the room which had been prepared for us and a key to let us in and out. The room had a balcony... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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36 reviews 36 reviews
4 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2013

This was a really fantastic place to stay. Marc wasn't there when we arrived but we phoned him and within a matter of minutes we had the access code to enter the building. Marc is friendly and easy to talk to. We stayed in Retro kamer. Our room was really comfortable, perfect for resting after a long day out and... More

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Boise Idaho
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31 reviews 31 reviews
15 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2013

We stayed in Ghent for one night and wanted a spacious bed and breakfast for three people in the center of Ghent. We found it at Alphabed (also called Loftsuite) . The owner has to be called when you arrive and he gives you a code to get in. Don't let that throw you! It is very secure on a... More

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Leiden, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands
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15 reviews 15 reviews
12 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2012

I stayed in two different rooms (Riante kamer and Romantische kamer) in this bed and breakfast during three nights. Both rooms were clean and elegant. There is a big dancing school in the street, but it was very quiet all the time. Marc, the owner, is a very nice and friendly host. I did not try the breakfast, as the... More

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Hertfordshire, England
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2012

Alphabed is my B&B of choice in Gent. I've stayed in each of the rooms and each has a comfy bed and pillows, a good shower and a nice Samsung TV and one of the rooms has a bath. Alphabed is situated in a quiet side street with virtually no through traffic yet is only a 5 min walk from... More

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Ghent, Belgium
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32 reviews 32 reviews
19 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2012 via mobile

Roll out of bed straight into the centre of Ghent. Oh wait, you forgot the breakfast. It's light but hearty enough to keep you going till lunch and it's served in a beautiful/rustic little kitchen. Our room (Riante kamer) was at the front of the house but the street must be the most quiet in Ghent, too small for traffic... More

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Kapelle op den bos, Belgium
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2011

I had four long workdays ahead of me in Ghent, Belgium, and therefore booked a few nights at Alphabed. - the room: I was in the 'riante kamer' ('exquisite room'), on the second floor. I loved the bed and the fluffy pillows, there was a big flatscreen tv mounted on the wall opposite of it. The bath room was fully... More

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Kent, England
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2011

Convenient, quiet location (near St Bavo's cathedral, famous for the "Lamb of God" Van Eyck altarpiece). The rooms are all of a reasonable size (and all have en suite facilities despite some bizarre reviews elsewhere on this site); however they differ in style of decoration and some are bigger than others; use the information on the Alphabed web site to... More

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Address: Jan Palfijnstraat 26, Ghent 9000, Belgium
Location: Belgium > Flanders > East Flanders Province > Ghent
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