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Ghent River Hotel

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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good47%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a great hotel: Central location, large and nicely decorated industrial style rooms (some with a view to the river), good service, very nice breakfast. The rooms had free WiFi, minibar, TV, hairdryer, coffee maker, air conditioning. The only thing to improve was the lift,...More

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Reviewed December 28, 2017 via mobile

Amazing place in the heart of Ghent! I have never had tis good of a breakfast (I was full the whole day :-) ) waking up in my amazing room, going to breakfast being served by the most lovely - friendly people ever (!!) Walking...More

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Response from RIVER72, Manager at Ghent River HotelResponded March 4, 2018

Dear Emma K, Thank you for your kind words about our hotel. 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, Philippe Destray Manager

Reviewed 1 week ago

My boyfriend and I stayed here in 2016 and really liked it. Great location, some history, with that bit of charm. Now we're traveling with my family, and there are 5 of us in total. We stayed here again and really thought it was lovely....More

Thank TrustyWalnuts
Reviewed 1 week ago

On arrival we were certainly underwhelmed by the experience at check-in. The lady behind reception did not greet us, smile, ask us how our journey was or explain anything about the hotel with the exception of the time breakfast is served. We seemed an inconvenience...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ghent is a fantastic old city in Flanders. Hotel is practical though a little basic, however it was reasonably priced and is in the city centre. Breakfast was included and was a very good selection on option. The room we had was spacious though a...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Wheelchair Access
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Minibar
Things to do
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Restaurant
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Price range
US$110 - US$201 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#5 Luxury Hotel in Ghent
#9 Business Hotel in Ghent
#10 Romantic Hotel in Ghent
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$110 - US$201 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#5 Luxury Hotel in Ghent
#9 Business Hotel in Ghent
#10 Romantic Hotel in Ghent
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (360)
Room & Suite (154)
Dining (15)
Pool & Beach (2)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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ivelisselopez66
August 4, 2018|
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Response from ChrisNl18 | Reviewed this property |
Train station to Brussels is Ghent-Sint Pieters. Walking distance about 3km. Not too far from hotel is a busstop to the station. Taxi may be more convenient.
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Karen B
June 5, 2018|
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Response from Scott A | Reviewed this property |
There are different sized rooms. I had a small room which was fine for 1 person. Another in our group had (what she called) a huge room with a lot of room. It will depend strictly on what room that you get. If there were 3... More
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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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"Standard double or twin is more than enough for one person ..."
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"We had twin bedded room with a/c and walk in shower on ground floor. As an elderly couple it was perfect."
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"Room accommodated a family of four. Two teenagers and two adults."
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"May be you have to ask for river view to get one of the charming rooms."
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