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Cincinnati, Ohio
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6 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Simon says was a fantastic stop for coffee and lunch. The servers were fantastic and talented, singing songs and tap dancing during our lunch. The croque monsieur and soup were hearty and delicious and a large portion.

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you like coffee, pastries, granola, continental breakfast, it doesn't get much better. We did not use the hotel, just visited for breakfast. Service was great, not too pricey and very centrally located

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Toronto, Canada
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Reviewed August 16, 2016

We stayed here for 2 nights and would highly recommend Simon Says. The location is super for exploring Ghent, especially the authentic quaint area close to the B&B. The bedroom was very comfortable and we appreciated the cleanliness, comfy bed, black out curtains and treats. The breakfast in the cafe was yummy! Thank you Simon and team for your welcoming... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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Reviewed August 6, 2016

My wife and I stayed four nights, and we arrived without knowing very much at all about Ghent. It turned out that we arrived at the heart of a local festival, which was a nice surprise. The whole staff of Simon Says was very kind, and every request was met with a smile. Even when the cafe was busy (and... More 

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Reviewed July 22, 2016

It was very nice to come there again after few years. The coffee is perfect - hardly can be found better tasting coffee in Northern Belgium, breakfast is excellent, the only shame was the waiters sentence in the beginning which sounded not very welcoming and bit nervous : "You are 7, make a reservation next time and any smile :-(... More 

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Reviewed July 3, 2016 via mobile

We had lovely food and great service here this morning. On a day of sunshine and showers our tables and chairs were dried, food arrived promptly, was tasty and beautifully served. We even had a nostalgic chat about Wales! Thank you. Highly recommended.

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed May 3, 2016

We had a couple of nights at the BnB, and were given the best welcome ever. The place was very clean, very comfortable and with a great view of the area, which is funky and friendly. The room was a great size, and had a more interesting mini bar. I'm gluten free, and they made me feel that getting in... More 

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Reviewed March 28, 2016 via mobile

Grabbed takeaway coffee and pastries from here on a recent trip. They also had inside and outside tables and did some hot food too (eggs) - team working there were really friendly and great quality food. It's a little bit outside the main tourist area but worth the walk !

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Reviewed March 6, 2016

Few years ago we spent here 2 nights with my wife, it was so nice, we loved it. Now we are planning to come back also with friends and our daughter. It was also inspiring me in my work. The rooms were nicely furnished, the cafe was refreshing and there was a very friendly staff. We are looking forward to... More 

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Reviewed January 31, 2016 via mobile

Happened to stumble across Simon Says whilst looking for a small bite to eat and didn't regret going in, the service was great and the food was delicious! For drinks we had a smoothie and iced tea which were both lovely and we split the soup of the day and a croque Monsieur between us. The desserts and pastries also... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Minibar
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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 

Additional Information about Simon Says

Address: Sluizeken 8, Ghent 9000, Belgium
Location: Belgium > Flanders > East Flanders Province > Ghent
Price Range: $117 - $160 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 2
Also Known As:
Simon Says Hotel Ghent
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“Our room was the smaller of the two and plenty big!”
 of 5 bubbles 642tawnym, Aug 30, 2015 | Read review
“there are only two rooms --- I think #2 is what we stayed in (the larger of the two). Be sure and ask which rooms are open on your date and pick the larger if available.”
 of 5 bubbles BrentW108, Aug 23, 2014 | Read review
“The steps are steep and narrow by USA standards but my mom (84 years) was able to master them. There is some street noise but not too bad.”
 of 5 bubbles 749cjg, Jun 21, 2014 | Read review
“We slept in the smaller, slightly cheaper room, and it was a great size with a gorgeous big window overlooking the square. We didn't see the other room but loved ours!”
 of 5 bubbles VivienneM708, May 27, 2014 | Read review
“Simon Says offers only two rooms since its a small B&B so booking ahead is recommendable. Both rooms are great.”
 of 5 bubbles NadyaPembrokeMalta, Jul 25, 2013 | Read review
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