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Monasterium PoortAckere

$$ - $$$, European
Oude Houtlei 56, Ghent 9000, Belgium
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  • Excellent4%
  • Very good35%
  • Average19%
  • Poor23%
  • Terrible19%
Jul 7, 2017
“Worst room ever”
Apr 20, 2017
“Do not book just any room”
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Belgian, European
$$ - $$$
Oude Houtlei 56, Ghent 9000, Belgium
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Reviewed July 7, 2017 via mobile

I got room 16, without doubt the smelliest most broken down room I have ever been in at a hotel. I waited 5 minutes and found so many problems in the room (including broken down sockets) that I gave up and booked another hotel. I...More

Thank Mats E
Reviewed April 20, 2017

This is a great hotel, friendly staff, excellent location, a short walk from everythinh worth seeing in Ghent. There are a lot of diferent types of rooms though, some really good, some a bit less. Be aware when you book what type of room you...More

Thank Martijn R
Reviewed November 28, 2016

Stayed here for a weekend with some friends and found it a rather charming place. It is by no mean luxurious it is after all and ex monastery. Rooms are a bit sparse although mine had plenty of space in it. The breakfast was decent...More

Thank Cycleprawn B
Reviewed September 21, 2016 via mobile

I stayed in the nuns quarters, sparse single bed, quite comfortable l, single sink in room, shared toilet at the bottom of the stairs and shared shower. Shower for me was two single showers never a wait. Overall clean and comfortable. The breakfast always an...More

Thank DavidRPalmer
Reviewed July 2, 2016 via mobile

In the not so good, uncomfortable beds, dubious stains on linen, peeling wallpaper, stench of previous guest kind of way. If self punishment is your thing, this is not a bad place to start. Otherwise, avoid.

1  Thank MJC996
Reviewed November 7, 2011

The building is an old dirty church, not taken care of properly, there's traces of mould on the walls and it has an overall dark an dirty feel. The food came very slowly, when you know in advance that you will have a party of...More

2  Thank crossbytje
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Belgian, European
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  • Address: Oude Houtlei 56, Ghent 9000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  East Flanders Province  >  Ghent
It is also a hotel, but I can't get the review form for restaurants.
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