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“Pleasant place in walking distance of the centre” 4 of 5 stars
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Astoria Hotel Ghent
3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Achilles Musschestraat 39, Ghent 9000, Belgium   |  
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Ranked #8 of 38 Hotels in Ghent
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Reviews in 4 cities Reviews in 4 cities
“Pleasant place in walking distance of the centre”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

Quiet and comfortable hotel with a good breakfast including home-made yoghurt (which you can curiously only enjoy from 8:30). Couldn't hear the railway and enjoyed a nice walk to and from the splendid old town centre of Ghent in the evening.

  • Stayed June 2014, traveled with friends
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 stars Service

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Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

We stayed here for three nights - two facing the nice secluded garden, one facing the street. Both rooms were good. Yes, in the street facing one you could hear the trains, but it didn't bother us. Much quieter than a typical city centre hotel, and much more pleasant.

Number 1 tram stop is about five minutes walk away, then ten minutes into city centre. Or you could walk into the centre along the river - about thirty minutes.

Breakfast was good, and the manager, Frank, was extremely helpful.

Overall excellent value.

Room Tip: The Classical+ rooms face the garden. The rooms facing the street are closer to the train line. Prob...
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  • Stayed June 2014, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

15 min from town centre. Clean rooms, continental breakfast. Parking available. Friendly staff. We had bathroom with a Jacuzzi - recommend after a long drive. Best way to travel in Gent is by tram. Tram station is just 10 min away.

Stayed June 2014, traveled as a couple
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Ghent, Belgium
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

The best is the location (close to St Pieters station and in a very quiet neighbourhood). People of the stuff are very kind and very profesional. Rooms are very comfortable. Only breakfast, but it was very complete.

  • Stayed June 2014, traveled with family
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service

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Dilbeek, Belgium
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

Everything was perfect:
- warm welcome
- room
- nice garden
- service
- parking

We'll come back.
The location is perfect and calm, to visit Ghent.
Enjoy a Belgian beer in the nice garden.
Nice hotel people.

  • Stayed June 2014, traveled on business
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014 via mobile

Unfortunately we stayed only one night in this lovely hotel. The access to the city centre was good by tram. Our room was newly refurbished only days before and was smart, clean and comfortable. The staff was friendly and helpful. The breakfast was tasty.

Stayed February 2014, traveled as a couple
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Heemstede, The Netherlands
2 reviews
Reviews in 2 cities Reviews in 2 cities
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

From this hotel it is a 10 minute walk to the train station and the conference center
Public transport to the city center is very close by, walking is also an option and takes a bit over 30 minutes
Very comfortable rooms and nice staff

  • Stayed May 2014, traveled on business
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service

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Address: Achilles Musschestraat 39, Ghent 9000, Belgium
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Location: Belgium > Flanders > East Flanders Province > Ghent
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Room Service Suites
Hotel Style:
Ranked #8 of 38 Hotels in Ghent
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Astoria Hotel Ghent 3*
Number of rooms: 27
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
This charming hotel located in the art district of Ghent is one of a very few family-run hotels. The Astoria Hotel has 27 stylishly decorated rooms with all modern amenities. Visitors are guaranteed cosiness, warmth, charm and an eye for detail. At your arrival we inform you about Ghent in all its aspects in order to give you a feeling of "welcome home". For your comfort: FREE WiFi, private parking facilities, non-smoking rooms, ranging from standard to luxurious. Enjoy the fresh and extensive breakfast buffet in the winter garden. You can have a drink in our bar or relax in the unique garden. ... more   less 
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