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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed in the Waterzooi Lodge which is literally across the square from the main B&B. Really easy to find, and the tram from the main stations stops outside. We stayed for a weekend in November, the weather was so so, but the apartment was warm and welcoming. The apartment is a sympathetic architecturally designed refurbishment of an old building...

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Austin, Texas
Reviewed 27 October 2016

What a wonderful experience we had at this amazing B&B! The hosts, Christian and Kay, were warm and welcoming and made us feel right at home. Kay was so gracious and helpful to us from the minute we arrived! We showed up at her door flustered and stressed from driving thru pedestrian zones and circumnavigating all the road construction in...

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Richmond, VA
Reviewed 10 October 2016

We spent several days here in September and the other reviewers are not exaggerating - this is an exquisite B&B, beautiful in design, with attention paid to every detail. The owner is an interior designer and artist, and every room is just gorgeous. It is spotlessly clean and perfectly located. The bedroom faces the garden and is cozy & quiet,...

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Richmond, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 September 2016

This lovely B&B is perfect in every respect. Christian and Kay are charming and helpful hosts and gave us lots of useful information about what to do and see during our stay in Ghent. We chose the Felix suite on the second floor which was wonderful, with a large sitting area overlooking the square and Ravensteen castle and a separate...

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Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed one night in one of the suites. First impression of the owners were fantastic! Polite, smiling, helpful and VERY service minded. The suite we had was absolutely gorgeous! The room can't be described. It needs to be experienced. You can't find more comfortable and luxurious place to stay so close to the city center.

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Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Cannot find one fault at this place. Location is perfect, owners are amazing, decor and space is perfect. If you come to Ghent, this is the place to stay. View of the castle from our lounge and an amazing terrace. Coolest B & B I've ever stayed at, possibly best hotel I've ever stayed at. Coolest part of the trip...

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Houston, TX
Reviewed 29 August 2016

My glowing report of the B&B Waterzooi adds little to what has already been said in previous reviews. We stayed in the 2nd floor Felix Suite at B&B Waterzooi in May 2016 for five nights, and I am already dreaming of going back. Ghent is an historic and charming, yet sophisticated, city with a youthful energy. It’s got everything from...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 August 2016

Found the bed and breakfast set in a square with many bars and restaurants, opposite the castle. Sat outside and dined in the square which was particularly pleasant. The room - or should I say rooms and balcony - superb! Spacious, comfortable and very well equipped. Lounge had a backdrop of the castle and the square ... big smile. The...

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Edinburgh
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

What a fantastic place to visit (Ghent) and an equally fantastic place to stay (De Waterzooi). We visited the jazz festival and spent the weekend relaxing in Ghent. Christian and Key took exceptionally good care of us, the bed and breakfast is amazing, beautifully designed, location is perfect beside the castle. Breakfast was also delicious, great selection and the best...

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Anaheim, California
Reviewed 1 July 2016

This was the "splurge" of my vacation, and it was worth every penny. I stayed in the Felix suite, which was just as huge and luxurious and comfortable as the pictures suggest, and the view of the castle right outside the window is another enormous plus. While the lounge area is right over a busy and historic square, which is...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
For those who want to discover the hart of medieval Ghent and stay in a luxurious top location. For them one perfect match: The Bed & Breakfast "De Waterzooi"! The Waterzooi is located at the feet of the medieval castle "Gravensteen" upon the little St Veerleplace, surrounded by charming terraces and restaurants, and next to the unique "Patershol". Our recently renovated house (anno 1737), today it contents two suites. The luxury suites each are installed with: Separate living with plasma TV, mini bar, and bedroom with Tempur beds. ... more   less 

Additional Information about De Waterzooi

Address: Sint-Veerleplein 2, Ghent 9000, Belgium
Region: Belgium > Flanders > East Flanders Province > Ghent
Price Range: $218 - $274 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Phara on top floor, lots of steps but worth it for view and the quiet!”
  • Downstairs lounge/bar area of Phara with small ladder going up to bed/sleeping area
  • Most comfortable bed ever!
  • View of Ghent at dusk from balcony of Phara suite
  • Balcony of the Phara suite: B&B is within the shell of a medieval church
 of 5 bubbles luciegirl_2000, 27 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The Felix Suite is on the 2nd floor with a great view of the plein and the castle, but is very quite.”
  • Felix Suite, B&B Waterzooi
  • Felix Suite, B&B Waterzooi
  • Bedroom of Felix Suite, B&B Waterzooi
  • Living Room of Felix Suite, B&B Waterzooi
  • Floor Plan of Felix Suite, B&B Waterzooi
 of 5 bubbles HalfMaryPat, 29 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Felix room fab bath”
 of 5 bubbles 608garym, 19 Feb 2016 | Read review
“I couldn't think of anything better than the Farouche suite!”
 of 5 bubbles 287hannahy, 27 Jan 2016 | Read review
“there are only 3 rooms and all are terrific!”
 of 5 bubbles JimN640, 29 Oct 2015 | Read review
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