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    Ghent River Hotel

    Waaistraat 5, Ghent 9000, Belgium
    011 32 9 298 04 50
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    Traveler (318)
    Room & Suite (120)
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    Overview
    • Excellent28%
    • Very good48%
    • Average17%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible1%
    Travelers talk about
    “friday market” (23 reviews)
    “river view” (20 reviews)
    “nice hotel” (36 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast Buffet
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Room Service
    Suites
    Bar/Lounge
    Fitness center
    Concierge
    Wheelchair access
    Business Center
    Dry Cleaning
    Tennis Court
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 482 reviews

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    We had a comfortable stay here on our short trip to Ghent. The room was clean and comfortable and I had no complaints but I wouldn't say it was anything particularly special. We slept well in between exploring the city, which was easy to do...More

    Thank Catherine R
    Hotel's Favorite
    Reviewed March 20, 2017

    Great hotel situated in a quiet area behind the Vridsdakmarkt and across a bridge from the Patershol district, so well placed for many good restaurants all within 5 or so mins walk. Room was excellent with Nespresso type coffe machine and kettle. Comfy bed with...More

    Thank Chris085
    Response from RIVER72, Manager at Ghent River HotelResponded June 13, 2017

    Dear Chris085 Thank you for your kind words! 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 from Ghent Philippe Destray Hotel Manager

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    I took a group of 28 here in June and when checking out the lady on the desk seemed overwhelmed. She passed me my long itemised bill which I briefly scanned and paid for. On return to the UK I noticed I had paid for...More

    2  Thank Charlie H
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Nice and cosy hotel.Located in the centre of the old town.Everything is manageable by foot.Bars and restaurants are also nearby. Breakfast was really nice and you have a great view over the tops of gent from the breakfast room. During the happy hour you can...More

    Thank alieneye78
    Reviewed September 7, 2017

    We stayed at the hotel during the "Gentse Feesten" and liked it very much. Not only was the room perfectly clean, it had also a very nice style and the view from the window (Ghent RIVER hotel) was top! The hotal is located close to...More

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    • Room Service
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    • $114 - $216 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #5 Luxury Hotel in Ghent
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 80
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    • East Flanders Province >
    • Ghent
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    Traveler (318)
    Room & Suite (120)
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    Hotel & Grounds (201)
    Bathroom (25)
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    John G
    August 23, 2017|
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    Response from RIVER72 | Property representative |
    Dear Customer, Our suite does not have 2 seperate rooms. for more info, go to our website. Kind regards Ph Destray Hotelmanager
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    June 6, 2017|
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    Response from Bubun S | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, electric kettle and pod coffee maker is available.
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    March 22, 2016|
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    Response from chelmerchick | Reviewed this property |
    There is a secure underground car park just around the corner from the Hotel. Difficult to find the entrance though so we went to the Hotel first to drop off our bags and the receptionist explained how to find it. You take a... More
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    "Get a room with canal view in the historic side of the building"
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