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Ghent River Hotel

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Deluxe Double or Twin Room | Minibar, in-room safe, desk, blackout curtains
Terrace/patio
Junior Suite | Minibar, in-room safe, desk, blackout curtains
Junior Suite | Minibar, in-room safe, desk, blackout curtains
Junior Suite | Minibar, in-room safe, desk, blackout curtains

Overview of Ghent River Hotel

Ghent River Hotel

4-star property
Upmarket hotel in Ghent City Centre with bar/lounge

8.2/10 Very good

701 verified Hotels.com guest reviews

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Gym
  • Non-smoking
  • Air conditioning
  • Bathtub
  • Bar
The price is £111
Price available on 2/3/2023
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Waaistraat 5, Ghent, 9000

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About this area

What's nearby

  • In Ghent City Centre

Getting around

  • Brussels Airport (BRU) - 47 min drive
  • Wondelgem Station - 8 min drive
  • Gentbrugge Station - 9 min drive
  • Ghent-Dampoort Station - 17 min walk

Restaurants

  • Barista - 2 min walk
  • Sushi Paradise - 2 min walk
  • Uncle Babe's Burger Bar - 2 min walk
  • Soup Lounge - 3 min walk
  • De Acht Zaligheden - 3 min walk

About this property

Ghent River Hotel

Located near a train station, Ghent River Hotel is a great choice for a stay in Ghent. You can relax at the sauna, work out at the fitness centre or unwind with a drink at the bar/lounge. Fellow travellers say great things about the helpful staff and location.

Languages

Dutch, English, French, German

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows the industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)

Social distancing

Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Masks available
Hand sanitiser provided
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 77 rooms
  • Arranged over 4 floors

Arriving/Leaving

  • Check-in time from 3 PM until midnight
  • Express check-in/out available
  • Check-out time is 11 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

Children

  • No cots (infant beds)

Pets

  • No pets or service animals allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in rooms

Parking

  • No on-site parking

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Full breakfast each morning (surcharge)
  • Bar/lounge
  • Room service (limited hours)

What to do

  • Personal watercraft (motorised)
  • Bike rentals nearby
  • Waterskiing nearby
  • Scooter/moped hire nearby

Working away

  • Business centre
  • Meeting room
  • Conference space (753 square feet)

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage

Facilities

  • 1 building/tower
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Terrace
  • Television in common areas
  • Fitness centre
  • Sauna

Accessibility

  • Lift
  • In-room accessibility (selected rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk

Languages

  • Dutch
  • English
  • French
  • German

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • Flat-screen television
  • Satellite TV channels

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)

Sleep well

  • Blackout curtains
  • Bed sheets provided

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Shower/bath combination
  • Rainfall shower heads
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free newspapers
  • Free WiFi and wired Internet

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Fees & policies

Mandatory fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at check-in or check-out:
  • A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 3 per person, per night

Optional extras

  • Dial-up Internet access is available in guest rooms for an extra charge
  • Full breakfast is offered for an extra charge of EUR 21 per person (approximately)

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitiser.

Individually wrapped food options are available for breakfast.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.

This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global).

Policies

Guests can rest easy knowing that there's a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit and window guards on site.

Special cancellation policies or charges may apply for group reservations (more than 8 rooms for the same property/stay dates).

This property accepts credit cards and cash.

Also known as

Ghent River
Ghent River Hotel
Hotel Ghent River
River Ghent
River Hotel Ghent
Ghent River Hotel Hotel
Ghent River Hotel Ghent
Ghent River Hotel Hotel Ghent

Frequently asked questions

Does Ghent River Hotel offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Ghent River Hotel does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in, depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure that you check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
How much does it cost to stay at Ghent River Hotel?
As of 30 Jan 2023, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Ghent River Hotel on 19 Feb 2023 start from £93, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Ghent River Hotel?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitiser, social distancing measures are in place and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Are pets allowed at Ghent River Hotel?
Sorry, neither pets nor service animals are allowed.
Is parking offered on site at Ghent River Hotel?
Sorry, there's no on-site parking at Ghent River Hotel.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Ghent River Hotel?
You can check in from 3 PM - midnight. Check-out time is 11 AM. Express check-in and check-out are available.
What is there to do at Ghent River Hotel and nearby?
Have fun with nearby activities such as cycling, waterskiing and windsurfing. Enjoy amenities such as a sauna and a fitness centre.
Are there restaurants at or near Ghent River Hotel?
Yes. Nearby restaurants include Akdeniz (3-min walk), Nam Jai (3-min walk) and Restaurant Valentijn (3-min walk).
What's the area around Ghent River Hotel like?
Ghent River Hotel is located by the river in Ghent City Centre, a short 6-minute walk from Gravensteen Castle and 7 minutes' walk from Korenmarkt Square. Travellers give top marks for the hotel's prime location.

Reviews

8.2

Very good

8.5/10

Cleanliness

8.0/10

Staff & service

8.1/10

Amenities

8.1/10

Property conditions & facilities

7.7/10

Eco-friendliness

Reviews

8/10 Very good

Kevin, 1-night trip
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8/10 Very good

Christine, 3-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Clean, very good service, good location - value for money
Alon, 1-night business trip
Verified Expedia guest review

8/10 Very good

Very convenient location with sight seeing spots all around. Would recommend this accommodation to anyone staying in Ghent.
Charlotte, 2-night family trip
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8/10 Very good

Hendrik, 3-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Daniel, 2-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Jane, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Lovely historic room with four poster bed. Great breakfast area on roof
Anthony, 3-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Deborah, 3-night trip
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8/10 Very good

Dan, 1-night trip
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