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Hotel Gravensteen

588 reviews
#18 of 39 Hotels in Ghent
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good50%
  • Average22%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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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 walkramenstar hotelmain sights
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The hotel is located just across the road from the Gravensteen castle, making the location ideal to visit the city. The building itself is gorgeous. However, the rooms are only ok and the bathrooms are in definite need of renovation. The breakfast is alright, but...More

Thank Damian1981uk
Response from grave1, Frontdesk at Hotel GravensteenResponded 2 days ago

Dear Sir, Thank you for your review. We are happy to hear you chose our hotel to host you while you visit Ghent. This is indeed one of our best qualities, the central location in Ghent, ideal for exploring the old city. Our hotel is...More

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Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

I should wait until I leave to make a comment; but the experience has been so nice so far I just could not think about giving you something less than 5 points. Extremely friendly staff, room is cozy, clean and the bed is very comfortable....More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very nice room, perfect position in city centre, easily accessible by tram from the railway station. Friendly and helpful stuff. Good breakfast selection, although we had to wait every morning for a free table. Recommend.More

Thank tmn770
Response from grave1, General Manager at Hotel GravensteenResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear tmn770, Thank you for choosing Hotel Gravensteen. We’re glad to hear that you had a wonderful stay at our hotel and you liked our light city! It’s our intention to give our guest a nice experience.Therefore we do our utmost to deliver an excellent,...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Me and My partner spent a weekend in Ghent prior to Christmas. We chose the Gravensteen Hotel due to it's very reasonable price and location in the heart of Ghent's old town. Just a note to anyone visiting Ghent for the first time. The main...More

Thank Dean G
Response from grave1, other at Hotel GravensteenResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Dean G., We appreciate you taking the time to write a review on our Hotel and how you’ve experienced it. The best way to get to the hotel is indeed with a tram, number 1 to be more precise. It stops just outside the...More

Reviewed 12 January 2018 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 17 January 2018

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

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25 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
30 December 2014|
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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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