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    Hotel the Boatel

    Voorhoutkaai 44, Ghent 9000, Belgium
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    03/09/2017 04/09/2017
    Traveller (41)
    Room & Suite (10)
    Dining (5)
    • Excellent76%
    • Very good22%
    • Average0%
    • Poor0%
    • Terrible2%
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    Free Wifi
    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    3 Sep4 Sep
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    1 - 5 of 26 reviews

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Great way to stay when visiting Ghent. Sven, the captain showed us around the boat in an easy going way and gave us insider tips for our city visit. The cosy comfortable rooms (we slept like babies in the snuggy beds), the freshly prepared breakfast...More

    Thank Justine D
    Reviewed 19 June 2017

    I was not so sure about staying on a boat as a hotel, but was pleasantly surprised. It was very stable, spacious and comfortable. Captain Sven has a ton of personality and makes the experience extra delightful. The location is perfect for walking the town....More

    Thank Dan T
    Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

    We loved our one night stay on the quirky Boatel. Enjoyed talking to Captain Sven about his labor of love to build it. The room was very comfortable, clean, simple and stylish. We had a lovely picnic dinner on the deck as the sun set....More

    Thank AndyL68
    Reviewed 22 May 2017

    Had a great one night stay here, loved the novelty of staying on a boat. Very comfortable room, spacious and well designed with a large bathroom. Immaculately clean and fresh room. Breakfast was continental style, quality ingredients and great coffee. Thanks to owner Sven for...More

    Thank mantramoreholidays
    Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

    Stayed here at the end of December for 3 nights. Really nice unique place to stay. The owner Sven was really helpful and provided a great continental breakfast in the morning. Our room was nicely furnished and warm. Highly recommended.

    Thank Luke B
    Hotel Carlton
    579 reviews
    #1 of 37 hotels in Ghent
    Novotel Gent Centrum
    1,285 reviews
    #8 of 37 hotels in Ghent
    NH Gent Belfort
    2,160 reviews
    #6 of 37 hotels in Ghent
    Hotel Onderbergen
    335 reviews
    #11 of 37 hotels in Ghent
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Price range
    • US$143 - US$166 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel Style
    • #7 Romantic Hotel in Ghent
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 7
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    • Location
    • Belgium >
    • Flanders >
    • East Flanders Province >
    • Ghent
    • Also Known As
    • Boatel Hotel Ghent
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    Traveller (41)
    Room & Suite (10)
    Dining (5)
    Hotel & Grounds (21)
    Bathroom (5)
    NH Gent Belfort
    2,160 reviews
    .68 km away
    Hotel Carlton
    579 reviews
    2.45 km away
    Novotel Gent Centrum
    1,285 reviews
    .80 km away
    Hotel Onderbergen
    335 reviews
    1.21 km away
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    "I think all rooms are equally great."
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    "Small hotel ( 5 rooms) quiet, Center of Ghent, nice views on the water, owner traeths guests like he would..."
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    "Upper deck has the larger rooms. My son and his wife had a lower deck room, and whilst good, was smaller..."
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    "If traveling by train, use Gent-dampoort station."
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