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Ghent River Hotel

Waaistraat 5, Ghent 9000 Belgium
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Travelers' Choice 2018 Winner
Property amenities
Room Service
Business Center with Internet Access
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Restaurant
Wheelchair access
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Sauna
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Room features
Suites
Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Minibar
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HOTEL STYLE
River View
Great View
HOTEL CLASS
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Special Offer:Package Deal
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Location
Full view
100Great for walkers
Grade: 100 out of 100
248Restaurantswithin 0.25 miles
52Attractionswithin 0.25 miles
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All reviews friday market river view market square breakfast room wooden beams nice hotel third floor top floor mini bar bars and restaurants short break perfect location nice room within easy walking distance hotel bar high ceilings nice breakfast
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Brilliant location beside the river and near all attractions in the centre make this a good place from which to see the city. Clean and functional, with a decent breakfast, the hotel is reasonably priced too. But the walls of rooms are paper thin, and...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Biblioswiss
Hotel's Favorite
Reviewed December 28, 2017 via mobile

Amazing place in the heart of Ghent! I have never had tis good of a breakfast (I was full the whole day :-) ) waking up in my amazing room, going to breakfast being served by the most lovely - friendly people ever (!!) Walking...More

Date of stay: December 2017
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Response from RIVER72, Manager at Ghent River HotelResponded March 4, 2018

Dear Emma K, Thank you for your kind words about our hotel. Your comment was proudly shared with the whole team of the Ghent River Hotel and we all hope to welcome you back in our hotel once again. Greetings, Philippe Destray Manager

Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited for the Xmas market and stayed in this hotel as it was close to town. The hotel itself is clean and the staff attentive and friendly. Bar was very reasonably priced and the beds comfortable. We will definitely be back. Thank you for...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank AmyMiddlesex
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What an incredible experience at the Ghent River hotel. The property is beautiful and perfectly located within walking to all of the best restaurants and shopping. Also a quick walk from the Tram. The room was very comfortable and clean. Amenities were great. However, the...More

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Date of stay: November 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Centrally located on a quiet street around the corner from the Vrijdagsmarkt, the Ghent River Hotel is a half historic, half modern hotel that is part of the Historic Hotels of Ghent chain, yet it doesn't feel like a chain. We chose a room with...More

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Date of stay: November 2018
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Paul B
September 26, 2018|
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Response from MinjaK18 | Reviewed this property |
They have really good breakfast, so don’t worry!
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ivelisselopez66
August 4, 2018|
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Response from ChrisNl18 | Reviewed this property |
Train station to Brussels is Ghent-Sint Pieters. Walking distance about 3km. Not too far from hotel is a busstop to the station. Taxi may be more convenient.
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KarenB6061
June 5, 2018|
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Response from Scott A | Reviewed this property |
There are different sized rooms. I had a small room which was fine for 1 person. Another in our group had (what she called) a huge room with a lot of room. It will depend strictly on what room that you get. If there were 3... More
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Room Tips
"Top floor best"
Biblioswiss
1 week ago
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"Ask for a room facing the river"
AmyMiddlesex
1 week ago
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"We were upgrade to a suite probably because we were there for a week. The was no additional cost. "
Road47708222581
4 weeks ago
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"Room 25 on the first floor is convenient and has a river view, but tends to be the noisiest."
elleng
4 weeks ago
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PRICE RANGE
$106 - $214 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
BelgiumFlandersEast Flanders ProvinceGhent
NUMBER OF ROOMS
80
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