The Best Hotels in Ghent

Here’s our manually curated guide to the best luxury, boutique, and most charming hotels in Ghent. Bon voyage!

Hannah, Travel Blogger

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Pillows Grand Boutique Hotel Reylof Ghent renovated rooms and public areas in October 2018. The hotel is situated in… See more

Pillows Grand Boutique Hotel Reylof Ghent renovated rooms and public areas in October 2018. The hotel is situated in Gent, only 500 metres from the historical city centre. The central space, in the heart of the hotel offers a welcome area, bar and lounge with a fireplace where guests can enjoy eating any time of the day. Reylof also includes a wellness pool and historic courtyard garden with terrace.

Rooms at Pillows Grand Boutique Hotel Reylof Ghent include high ceilings, large windows, original artworks and has a contemporary touch. The air conditioned rooms and suites feature a Nespresso coffee machine, a smart flat-screen TV and a wireless sound system. The bathroom comes with a rain shower, a separate toilet, a bathrobe and slippers.

In the former coach house, the wellness centre of Pillows Grand Boutique Hotel Reylof Ghent offers a place to retreat. It includes a spa pool, Finnish sauna, treatment rooms and a fitness center. A range of massages and other treatments are also available for a surcharge.

The garden harmoniously blends in with gastronomic restaurant LOF and its terrace where guests can enjoy the contemporary and honest flavours. serving international food with Flemish influences. Grand Hotel Reylof also offers The Living Bistro & Bar where food is served.

Ancient castles, local markets and jazzy bars can be found in the near area of the hotel.

Public transport stop Korenmarkt is a 5-minute walk. Grand Hotel Reylof is a 10-minute walk from both the House of Alijn and Saint Bavo's Cathedral. Hotel guests can make use of the paid on-site parking facilities. Valet parking is available for a surcharge.

Rooms from $176

Yalo Urban Boutique Hotel Gent

Rated 8.8 in 3678 reviews

Situated in Ghent and with Sint-Pietersstation Gent reachable within 3.7 km, Yalo Urban Boutique Hotel Gent features… See more

Situated in Ghent and with Sint-Pietersstation Gent reachable within 3.7 km, Yalo Urban Boutique Hotel Gent features concierge services, allergy-free rooms, a terrace, free WiFi throughout the property and a restaurant. This 4-star hotel offers room service and a 24-hour front desk. Some rooms at the property have a balcony with a city view.

The hotel will provide guests with air-conditioned rooms offering a desk, a coffee machine, a fridge, a minibar, a safety deposit box, a flat-screen TV and a private bathroom with a shower. At Yalo Urban Boutique Hotel Gent rooms come with bed linen and towels.

The area is popular for cycling, and bike hire is available at the accommodation.

Boudewijn Seapark is 48 km from Yalo Urban Boutique Hotel Gent, while Damme Golf is 48 km from the property. The nearest airport is Antwerp International Airport, 61 km from the hotel.

Rooms from $105

1898 The Post

Rated 9.2 in 1855 reviews

Boutique hotel 1898 The Post offers accommodation in an iconic, historical building in the heart of Ghent. It is… See more

Boutique hotel 1898 The Post offers accommodation in an iconic, historical building in the heart of Ghent. It is situated in the former post office.

The hotel has 38 rooms and suites that are decorated elegantly with antique furniture. They also feature high ceilings or sloped roofs. All rooms & suites offer views of the city, king-size beds, free WiFi, modern technology and luxury amenities.

Guests can come to The Kitchen to relax, work, or enjoy a nice cup of coffee. It is a shared area, with an open fireplace overlooking Ghent. The Kitchen offers an American buffet breakfast, a selection of fresh and seasonal light dishes for lunch and homemade pastries for afternoon tea.

The hotel also features a cocktail bar: The Cobbler, named after the special type of cocktail shaker. The hotel's world-class bartenders offer a creative range of cocktails, as well as a selection of fine tapas and delicacies.

The hotel also has a meeting room of 57 m2 suitable for up to 10 people in boardroom style, with the option to organize coffee breaks or light lunches.

Situated in between the Graslei and the Kornmarkt, during this festive period the Christmas market is only a few metres away. Antwerp International Airport is 53 km from the property.

Rooms from $176

B&B The Verhaegen

Bed & Breakfast

Rated 9.3 in 193 reviews

B&B The Verhaegen provides elegant rooms in a monument that carries the same name in and is located in the heart of… See more

B&B The Verhaegen provides elegant rooms in a monument that carries the same name in and is located in the heart of historical Ghent, set in an 18th-century mansion.

Each guest room is individually decorated, combining contemporary style with the more traditional features that characterise this building.

Free Wi-Fi is offered throughout the B&B. You can start your day with a healthy and nourishing breakfast served in the dining room, and admire paintings by P.N. van Reysschoot.

Weather permitting, the beautiful garden offers a green oasis of peace in which you can unwind completely. The warm, personal service of this intimate guesthouse will add extra charm to your stay.

Brussels, Antwerp and Bruges are easy to reach by public transport and car.

Rooms from $253

Comic Art Hotel

Rated 9.1 in 689 reviews

Featuring a bar, Comic Art Hotel is set in Ghent in the East-Flanders region, 5.3 km from Sint-Pietersstation Gent and… See more

Featuring a bar, Comic Art Hotel is set in Ghent in the East-Flanders region, 5.3 km from Sint-Pietersstation Gent and 44 km from Boudewijn Seapark. Featuring a terrace, the 4-star hotel has air-conditioned rooms with free WiFi, each with a private bathroom. The hotel features family rooms.

The rooms in the hotel are equipped with a kettle. All rooms are fitted with a desk and a flat-screen TV, and certain units at Comic Art Hotel have a balcony. The units will provide guests with a minibar.

A continental breakfast is available every morning at the accommodation.

Languages spoken at the reception include English, Spanish, French and Dutch.

Damme Golf is 45 km from Comic Art Hotel, while Minnewater is 45 km away. The nearest airport is Ostend - Bruges International, 64 km from the hotel, and the property offers a paid airport shuttle service.

Rooms from $152

ONE TWO FOUR - Hotel & Spa

Rated 9.3 in 307 reviews

Set in Ghent and with Sint-Pietersstation Gent reachable within 1.7 km, ONE TWO FOUR - Hotel & Spa offers concierge… See more

Set in Ghent and with Sint-Pietersstation Gent reachable within 1.7 km, ONE TWO FOUR - Hotel & Spa offers concierge services, allergy-free rooms, a garden, free WiFi throughout the property and a terrace. The property is around 48 km from Boudewijn Seapark, 48 km from Damme Golf and 49 km from Minnewater. Private parking can be arranged at an extra charge.

The hotel will provide guests with air-conditioned rooms offering a desk, a coffee machine, a minibar, a safety deposit box, a flat-screen TV and a private bathroom with a shower. Every room comes with a kettle, while certain rooms will provide you with a balcony and others also provide guests with city views. At ONE TWO FOUR - Hotel & Spa every room includes bed linen and towels.

A continental breakfast is available every morning at the accommodation.

ONE TWO FOUR - Hotel & Spa offers 4-star accommodation with a sauna, hammam and spa centre.

Bruges Train Station is 49 km from the hotel. The nearest airport is Antwerp International Airport, 61 km from ONE TWO FOUR - Hotel & Spa.

Rooms from $157

Hotel Harmony

Rated 8.9 in 1610 reviews

This luxurious family-run hotel in the Patershol District of Ghent offers rooms in 2 historic buildings and benefits… See more

This luxurious family-run hotel in the Patershol District of Ghent offers rooms in 2 historic buildings and benefits from a free heated swimming pool. It is located 100 metres from the Gravensteen Castle and a 10-minute walk from Saint Bavo’s Cathedral.

Each of the rooms at Hotel Harmony features warm décor, a Nespresso machine and modern bathrooms. Some rooms come with views of the oldest parts of the city. The air-conditioned rooms also boast satellite TV, a work desk and a minibar.

The elegant lounge features dark-wood décor and serves drinks including wines and cocktails. Guests can also enjoy a selection of meals both inside and out on the garden terrace. The daily buffet breakfast includes croissants, smoked salmon, boiled eggs and much more.

Saint Peter's Train Station is 5 km from Harmony Hotel, and can be reached by tram line number 1, which passes 100 metres from the hotel next to the Gravensteen Castle.

The historical town of Bruges is a 35-minute drive. Brussels is 40 minutes away by car. The hotel offers car rental and an airport shuttle service on request.

Rooms from $162

Van der Valk Hotel Gent

Rated 8.8 in 4131 reviews

Van der Valk Hotel Gent is a stone's throw from the city centre, close to both the E17 and E40 motorways. The hotel… See more

Van der Valk Hotel Gent is a stone's throw from the city centre, close to both the E17 and E40 motorways. The hotel features a restaurant, brasserie, fitness and wellness centre, private parking and meeting rooms. On the 10th floor of the hotel is a Sky bar with panoramic views overlooking the city of Ghent. Hotel facilities include a 24-hour front desk, room service and free Wi-Fi in all areas. Van der Valk Hotel Gent also features a terrace.
The hotel offers 262 luxury air-conditioned rooms with a desk, coffee maker, safe, flat-screen TV and private bathroom with shower. Bed linen and towels are provided in the rooms at the Van der Valk Hotel Gent.
You can start the day off right with breakfast at the breakfast buffet and end successfully with a sumptuous dinner.
In and around Ghent there are several activities you can do by car, bike or on foot. The hotel offers a rental of E-choppers and E-bikes that can get you into the centre of Ghent in just 20 minutes.
The nearest airport is Antwerp International Airport, 53 km from the accommodation. Brussels Airport (Zaventem) is 54.1 km away.

Rooms from $121

Ganda Rooms & Suites

Rated 9.3 in 350 reviews

Located on a quiet street in the heart of Ghent, Ganda Rooms & Suites is housed in a 18th century style townhouse with a… See more

Located on a quiet street in the heart of Ghent, Ganda Rooms & Suites is housed in a 18th century style townhouse with a patio and terraces. Free WiFi access is available. Korenmarkt is 700 metres away.

Offering elegant decor, the rooms feature a private bathroom with a shower and a hairdryer.

At Ganda Rooms & Suites you will find a terrace on the 2nd floor with a view of Sint-Baafs Cathedral and a bar. A rich breakfast is served daily.

The hotel is 400 metres from the Vrijdagmarkt, 2.5 km from Sint-Pietersstation Gent and 300 metres from Toreken. Brussels Airport is 56 km away.

Rooms from $141

Ghent River Hotel

Rated 7.8 in 3723 reviews

This hotel blends an industrial history with elegant décor and modern facilities. Ghent River occupies several former… See more

This hotel blends an industrial history with elegant décor and modern facilities. Ghent River occupies several former factory buildings, only 600 metres from the Botermarkt. It boasts a sauna, gym free Wi-Fi and a riverside terrace.

The rooms at Ghent River Hotel have a TV, minibar and a modern bathroom. Some of the rooms include original features such as high ceilings or wooden beams.

The House of Alijn is less than 300 metres from River Hotel. Gent-Dampoort Railway Station is 15 minutes’ walk away. The centre of Brussels is 40 minutes away by car.

Each morning a buffet breakfast is served in the breakfast room which features panoramic views of Gent. The buffet includes croissants and pancakes as well as bacon and scrambled eggs.

Rooms from $126

Getaway Studios Gent

Apartments

Rated 8.4 in 10738 reviews

Providing garden views and a garden, Getaway Studios Gent is set in the Binnenstad district of Ghent, 48 km from… See more

Providing garden views and a garden, Getaway Studios Gent is set in the Binnenstad district of Ghent, 48 km from Boudewijn Seapark and 48 km from Damme Golf. It is located 4 km from Sint-Pietersstation Gent and provides a lift. The apartment features family rooms and facilities for disabled guests.

Featuring a fully equipped kitchenette with a microwave and a fridge, each unit also comes with a satellite flat-screen TV, ironing facilities, wardrobe and a seating area with a sofa. With a private bathroom equipped with a walk-in shower and a hair dryer, units at the apartment complex also offer free WiFi. At the apartment complex, every unit includes bed linen and towels.

Minnewater is 49 km from the apartment, while Bruges Train Station is 49 km away. The nearest airport is Antwerp International Airport, 60 km from Getaway Studios Gent.

Rooms from $102

Ghent Marriott Hotel

Rated 8.5 in 2226 reviews

The elegant Ghent Marriott combines historic charm with modern design. This hotel overlooks the famous Korenlei on the… See more

The elegant Ghent Marriott combines historic charm with modern design. This hotel overlooks the famous Korenlei on the bank of the Lys River and boasts an unusual lobby, a fitness centre and free WiFi.

The air-conditioned rooms at Ghent Marriott Hotel include a seating area and a flat-screen Satellite TV. Guests can get drinks and snacks at the property or make themselves a tea or coffee.

Saint Bavo Square, which features the Belfry, is less than a 10-minute walk from the hotel. The Design Museum is 100 metres away. Marriott Hotel is only 5 minutes’ walk from Gravensteen Castle. Guests can also rent bicycles at the hotel to explore the area.

Poppi Coffee & Wine Bar serves classic dishes throughout the day and cocktails in the evening. Midtown Grill is serving up the finest USDA certified steaks. The emphasis is on pureness, fresh ingredients and quality with a local touch. The restaurant has a warm ambiance from the 30s with an amazing view over the river Lys. In the summer they offer outdoor seating on the riverside terrace.

Rooms from $159

B&B Koeketiene

Bed & Breakfast

Rated 9.3 in 305 reviews

Situated within 400 metres of Sint-Pietersstation Gent and 43 km of Boudewijn Seapark in Ghent, B&B Koeketiene features… See more

Situated within 400 metres of Sint-Pietersstation Gent and 43 km of Boudewijn Seapark in Ghent, B&B Koeketiene features accommodation with free WiFi and seating area. The property has garden and quiet street views, and is 44 km from Damme Golf. In good weather, guests are welcome to sit outside.

All units in the bed and breakfast are fitted with a kettle. There is a private bathroom with shower in every unit, along with bathrobes, a hair dryer and free toiletries. At the bed and breakfast, units include bed linen and towels.

At the bed and breakfast, the family-friendly restaurant is open for lunch, brunch and cocktails and specialises in French cuisine.

An indoor play area is also available at B&B Koeketiene, while guests can also relax in the garden.

Minnewater is 44 km from the accommodation, while Bruges Train Station is 45 km from the property. The nearest airport is Antwerp International Airport, 61 km from B&B Koeketiene.

Rooms from $102

Edgar Guesthouse

Rated 8.7 in 215 reviews

Located in Ghent and within 5.2 km of Sint-Pietersstation Gent, Edgar Guesthouse features a restaurant, allergy-free… See more

Located in Ghent and within 5.2 km of Sint-Pietersstation Gent, Edgar Guesthouse features a restaurant, allergy-free rooms, and free WiFi. Well set in the Binnenstad district, this hotel is set 50 km from Damme Golf. The property is non-smoking and is situated 49 km from Boudewijn Seapark.

At the hotel, the rooms include a desk. Edgar Guesthouse provides certain rooms with city views, and every room is equipped with a coffee machine. All units include a private bathroom, free toiletries and bed linen.

The nearest airport is Antwerp International Airport, 61 km from the accommodation.

Rooms from $137

Residence Inn Ghent by Marriott

Rated 8.6 in 1366 reviews

Residence Inn Ghent by Marriott has fitness centre, a bar and shared lounge in Ghent. Featuring a garden, the property… See more

Residence Inn Ghent by Marriott has fitness centre, a bar and shared lounge in Ghent. Featuring a garden, the property is located within 3.2 km of Sint-Pietersstation Gent. Free WiFi is available and private parking can be arranged at an extra charge.

Certain rooms come with a kitchenette with a dishwasher, a microwave and a fridge.

The hotel offers a continental or buffet breakfast.

With staff speaking English, Spanish, French and Dutch, round-the-clock advice is available at the reception.

Boudewijn Seapark is 45 km from Residence Inn Ghent by Marriott, while Damme Golf is 46 km from the property. The nearest airport is Kortrijk-Wevelgem International Airport, 51 km from the accommodation.

Rooms from $125