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Absolute Home

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Beukelaarstraat 33 Behind the old green gate, Ghent 9000 Belgium
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#27 of 121 B&Bs / Inns in Ghent
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You lodge in the downstairs floor of the medieval director's residence from Bed and breakfast Absolute Home. Thirty-six square meters of contemporary comfort surround you and of course an agreeable temperature is assured winter and summer. Cosiness and style are our master ingredients. A lot of attention has been focused in the renovations on quality and workmanship. There is a comfortable rattan sofa bed and double bed, the room is decorated very tastefully.Have a coffee on the welcome counter and enjoy...In the bathroom you will find a large triangular bath, and a thermostatic tap with comfort nozzle will also offer you a most agreeable shower, a toilet, a wash basin. And then to top it all. Once awakened by the morning light of Ghent you can choose for a romantic breakfast brought on your bed or on the terrace while you enjoy the dew drops on a table rose, or take a seat at our country table inside.
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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francoiseharvey wrote a review Feb 2020
St Denis de Gastines, France1 contribution
spacious comfortable well-appointed room. Warm welcome from our host, hostess and help who went out of their way to be helpful. We particularly appreciated being able to make a cup of tea in our room.
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Date of stay: February 2020
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Richard S wrote a review May 2017
Longmont, Colorado329 contributions95 helpful votes
It's a little hard to find as it's behind 2 large green wooden gates, kept locked. Once inside it opens up into a nice brick courtyard. The room is downstairs...not for handicapped. It's small...the bedroom and bathroom are separated by a frosted glass window so make sure that doesn't bother you. The bed was very comfortable. Also a pull out couch. We didn't have breakfast as it was $$ extra. Parking costs as well...but take it as it's safer and there's not much street parking. The neighborhood is culturally colorful and we enjoyed the kabob shop on the corner for dinner. It's about a 20 minute walk to old town. The hosts were very nice.
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Date of stay: May 2017Trip type: Traveled with family
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Response from Chantal S, Manager at Absolute Home
Responded Aug 12, 2017
Thx a lot for these wonderful words!!! Kind regards xxx Chantal
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Gena C wrote a review Jun 2016
Clearwater, Florida907 contributions281 helpful votes
I spent 4 nights here and it was a wonderful experience. Clean, beautiful, comfortable - everything you need. Please do opt for the meals. I had breakfast - so plentiful, varied and perfect. I never ate out at all in Ghent because I saved part of my breakfast in the refrig. and made a sandwich at night. Lovely people. There could not be any better place to stay in the City. A real travel oasis. Lovely people, you will feel at home.
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Date of stay: May 2016
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Room Tip: B&B with one room right now, it is lovely.
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Response from apachke, Owner at Absolute Home
Responded Jun 7, 2016
Gena, With a wonderfull guest as you it can't be better for us to! We really enjoyed the days together with you. We look forward to meet you again, probably in Florida or on another place. Your card with the wonderfull horse still hangs in my kitchen and Kato her birthdaycard is on her room to. Kisses xxx
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Chris B wrote a review Jun 2016
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We are a retired couple on a cycling tour of UK, Netherlands and Belgium. Our hosts were particularly welcoming and obliging, particularly in having our bikes serviced. The property is an oasis in the middle of a bustling city. The room was particularly comfortable and the breakfasts excellent. It is in easy walking distance of many restaurants in the local area and only a little further to the centre of the city and its wonderful historical attractions. It is also very close to cycle routes both to and out of the city.
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Date of stay: May 2016
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Trip type: Traveled as a couple
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Response from apachke, Owner at Absolute Home
Responded Jun 7, 2016
Chris and Sue, Thanks for these wonderfull words. It was a pleasure to have you both in or house. Really kind and warm people. When you visit your doughter again and pas Ghent please ring at the door. We wish you a good trip back to the Kangourouland. xxx
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Colla77 wrote a review Jun 2015
Heidelberg, Germany2 contributions1 helpful vote
Treat #1: Once you pass through the old wooden doors onto the property you simply feel relaxed and at home. Chantal, Joel and their kids are wonderfully warm, genuine people who go out of their way to make your experience of Gent truly memorable. Their dog Vina is an absolute sweetheart that you can cuddle the whole day long. Treat #2: The accomodation was very comfortable and even though we could have enjoyed the amazing breakfast (Chantal scrambles an egg to PERFECTION!!) in our room, we preferred to eat in the house, chatting and laughing with the family in the morning. Treat #3: The B&B isn't located directly in town, which means so can really experience a bit more of the city than just the regular touristy routes. The fact that they offered us bicycles to use for our entire stay made whizzing around town so much more fun and meant we didn't have to move our car an inch from its convenient parking spot. Treat #4: We loved the sense of humour, lightness, and open nature of our hosts. Not only were they very informative about their city, but they are simply interesting individuals who have loads of interesting stories to tell, and if you are lucky you will even be treated with a private piano concert by daughter Kato...a nice way to start the day!!! Thank you so much!
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Date of stay: April 2015
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Response from Chantal S, Eigenaar at Absolute Home
Responded Oct 16, 2015
Thx a lot for these words. We really appriciate it that you loved to stay with us. HOpe to see you ones again. Kind regards, Chantal, Joël, Kato, Bert and VINA
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PRICE RANGE
$96 - $111 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
BelgiumFlandersEast Flanders ProvinceGhent
NUMBER OF ROOMS
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Frequently Asked Questions about Absolute Home
Which popular attractions are close to Absolute Home?
Nearby attractions include Museum Dr. Guislain (0.4 miles), The Box - Escape Room (0.3 miles), and De Hopduvel Specialist Store (0.7 miles).
What are some of the property amenities at Absolute Home?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free breakfast, and a lounge.
Which room amenities are available at Absolute Home?
Top room amenities include a kitchenette, a minibar, and air conditioning.
What food & drink options are available at Absolute Home?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast and a lounge during their stay.
Is parking available at Absolute Home?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Absolute Home?
Conveniently located restaurants include LOF Restaurant, Oak Restaurant, and A Food Affair.
Are pets allowed at Absolute Home?
Yes, pets are typically allowed, but it's always best to call ahead to confirm.
Are there any historical sites close to Absolute Home?
Many travelers enjoy visiting Graslei and Korenlei (0.9 miles), St. Bavo's Cathedral (Sint-Baafskathedraal) (1.2 miles), and Het Groot Vleeshuis (0.9 miles).