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Hotel Gravensteen

578 reviews
#17 of 39 Hotels in Ghent
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good51%
  • Average22%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Non-Smoking Hotel
Multilingual Staff
Pets Allowed
3.0 Star Hotel
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All reviewsgreat view of the castlemale receptiongreat locationlovely old hotelannex buildingthe tourist information officebreakfast roomair conditioningtea coffee facilitiesthe main hotelpleasant roomold towntram stopshort walkramenmain sightsstar hotel
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Fairly good hotel in the centre of Gand, two steps from Gravensteen castle and the Korenmarkt square with a good value for money. We were not in the main building and the room was little, but clean and comfortable. Good breakfast.More

Thank Rosario M
Response from grave1, Front Office Hotel Gravensteen at Hotel GravensteenResponded today

Dear Mr Rosario We very much appreciate your comments regarding your stay at Hotel Gravensteen. It is always a pleasure to receive positive feedback! We really appreciate your comment on our breakfast buffet and I will share your comment with our team. Your comments are...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent location next to castle. But (a) no tv channels, kids were said to have broken the aerial, (b) wifi rather intermittent, (c) stairs and corridoors in complete darkness one of the nights, (d) no heating/hot water overnight or early in the morning on one...More

Thank m9752015
Response from grave1, General Manager at Hotel GravensteenResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Madam, Dear Sir, First of all, thank you for having taken the time to write this review. We are happy to read you have enjoyed the location, being so close to the castle is much appreciated by our guests. Regarding the TV channels and...More

Reviewed 12 November 2017

The hotel is a 16 min tram ride (no.1 tram) from St Peters Station and is as central as it can be. All the main attractions are a 5 min walk from hotel. The 2 main art galleries are a 10 min tram ride from...More

Thank ironhead13
Response from grave1, Frontdesk at Hotel GravensteenResponded 22 November 2017

Dear ironhead13, Thank you for this nice review. I am delighted to read that you enjoyed our breakfast, convenient rooms and central location of the Hotel. I understand you have enjoyed your time in the city as well and we would be honoured to welcome...More

Reviewed 11 November 2017

The first thing to say is that this hotel in right in the centre of Ghent and getting there is a nightmare. They supply directions and we got within spitting distance, but were then faced with a 'No entry' sign, so tried to bypass it...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 31 October 2017

Don't doubt about this hotel as a place of your stay in Gent for a short time. The location is romantic-it's quite opposite the ancient castle surrounded by the river. The tramstop is close the hotel but the noise of trams won't bother you if...More

Thank marinalion2015
Response from grave1, Front Desk at Hotel GravensteenResponded 7 November 2017

Dear sir, madam, Thank you for writing a five-star review. I am thrilled to read that you enjoyed it. Also it is great you liked our city as well. Thank you very much for the recommendation! I am looking forward to host you again. With...More

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24 February 2015|
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Response from grave1 | Property representative |
Dear Mrs Hitchin Thank you for your reservation at our hotel! Could you please confirm us if you made your reservation under the name ‘Hall’? We are glad to respond to your requests. You can always send a direct e-mail to... More
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Response from Prepcook | Reviewed this property |
Getting a place for your bags should not be too hard if you get there early.
Barbara C
15 December 2014|
Response from grave1 | Property representative |
Hi Barbara! Thank you for your interest in our hotel! We still have rooms available on the upperfloor of the main building. We have the standard room, these are in the attic and are rather small.The Executive Rooms are more... More
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"The hotel is in an old building so the corridors and stairs are noisy - get a room on the highest floor you..."
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"Room 91, if you are fit enough to climb LOTS of stairs."
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"The room our daughter had one night in the annex was much nicer than the room we had - may be ask for one in..."
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"request a rear room away from a busy narrow front street."
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