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Deluxe Double or Twin Room
323 square feet
1 Double Bed 2 Twin Beds
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Suite
1 Double Bed and 2 Twin Beds
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Standard Double or Twin Room
215 square feet
1 Double Bed 2 Twin Beds
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Triple Room
3 Twin Beds
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Executive Double Room
Room with view
269 square feet
1 King Bed 2 Twin Beds
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Get an overview of this hotel
Romantic Ghent hotel in Ghent City Centre, walk to Gravensteen Castle

Popular property highlights

Free WiFi
Business center
Laundry facilities
Smoke-free property
24-hour front desk

A stay at Ghent River Hotel places you in the heart of Ghent, within a 10-minute walk of Gravensteen Castle and Saint Bavo Cathedral. This 4-star hotel is 8.1 mi (13.1 km) from Flanders Expo and 0.2 mi (0.3 km) from Friday Market Square.

Make yourself at home in one of the 77 air-conditioned rooms featuring minibars and flat-screen televisions. Complimentary wired and wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and satellite programming provides entertainment. Private bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature rainfall showerheads and complimentary toiletries. Conveniences include phones, as well as safes and desks.

Take advantage of recreation opportunities including a sauna and a fitness center. This hotel also features complimentary wireless Internet access, a television in a common area, and a reception hall.

Take advantage of the hotel's room service (during limited hours). Wrap up your day with a drink at the bar/lounge. Full breakfasts are available daily from 7 AM to 10 AM for a fee.

Featured amenities include a business center, express check-in, and express check-out. Planning an event in Ghent? This hotel has facilities measuring 753 square feet (70 square meters), including a meeting room.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Ghent River Hotel

Waaistraat 5, Ghent, 9000

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Ghent River Hotel features a sauna and a fitness center. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. This 4-star property offers access to a business center and a meeting room.

Wireless Internet access is complimentary. Event facilities measure 753 square feet (70 square meters). This business-friendly hotel also offers a terrace, complimentary newspapers in the lobby, and laundry facilities.

Ghent River Hotel is a smoke-free property.

  • Express check-in
  • Bar/lounge
  • Elevator
  • Fitness facilities
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Conference space
  • Business center
  • Express check-out
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Free WiFi
  • Sauna
  • Smoke-free property
  • Conference space size (meters) - 70
  • Terrace
  • Luggage storage
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Conference space size (feet) - 753
  • Reception hall
  • Laundry facilities
  • Total number of rooms - 77
  • Television in common areas
  • One meeting room
  • Number of floors - 4
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Free newspapers in lobby

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Dutch

Room Amenities

Ghent River Hotel offers 77 air-conditioned accommodations with minibars and safes. Flat-screen televisions come with satellite channels. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations with rainfall showerheads, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. This Ghent hotel provides complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary newspapers, and phones. Housekeeping is offered daily and irons/ironing boards can be requested.

  • Air conditioning
  • Room service (limited hours)
  • Television
  • Free newspaper
  • Minibar
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Phone
  • Private bathroom
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • In-room safe
  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Satellite TV service
  • Flat-panel TV
  • Free WiFi
  • Free wired Internet
  • Dial-up Internet access (surcharge)
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Number of bathrooms - 1

Where to Eat

Full breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 7 AM and 10 AM.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a sauna and a fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Water skiing nearby
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site
  • Windsurfing nearby
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Check-in time ends at midnight

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.

Pet Policy

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

No onsite parking is available

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

Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit, and window guards

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. No onsite parking is available. Special cancellation policies or charges may apply for group reservations (more than 8 rooms for the same property / stay dates). For guests' safety, the property includes a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit, and window guards in each accommodation. 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 sanitizer.Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast.Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.The property affirms that it adheres to the Safe Travels (WTTC - Global) sanitization guidelines.

Staff temperature checks are not conducted regularly

Temperature checks are not available to guests

Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F

Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant

Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures

Property is cleaned with disinfectant

Contactless check-out is not available

Staff wears personal protective equipment

Security system

Protective clothing is available to guests

Masks are available to guests

Debit cards not accepted

Property follows sanitization practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)

Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas

Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer

Staffed front desk

Social distancing measures are in place

Contactless check-in is not available

Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures

Individually-wrapped food options are available

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast

gap period enforced between guest stays 24 hours

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Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 3 per person, per night

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for full breakfast: EUR 21 per person (approximately)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Names

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We should mention

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 sanitizer.

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast.

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

The property affirms that it adheres to the Safe Travels (WTTC - Global) sanitization guidelines.

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