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Monasterium PoortAckere

$$ - $$$
Belgian, European
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Oude Houtlei 56, Ghent 9000, Belgium
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Brighton, United Kingdom
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57 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a great hotel, friendly staff, excellent location, a short walk from everythinh worth seeing in Ghent. There are a lot of diferent types of rooms though, some really good, some a bit less. Be aware when you book what type of room you pay for! Breakfast is excellent by the way, and the looks awesome. It's an old... More 

Thank Martijn R
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65 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 November 2016

Stayed here for a weekend with some friends and found it a rather charming place. It is by no mean luxurious it is after all and ex monastery. Rooms are a bit sparse although mine had plenty of space in it. The breakfast was decent enough with plenty of choice. The hotel itself is a 10 minute walk to the... More 

Thank Cycleprawn B
Westfield, New Jersey, United States
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

I stayed in the nuns quarters, sparse single bed, quite comfortable l, single sink in room, shared toilet at the bottom of the stairs and shared shower. Shower for me was two single showers never a wait. Overall clean and comfortable. The breakfast always an additional seventeen euros and the food was good. There was a stable high speed wireless... More 

Thank DavidRPalmer
Maresfield, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

In the not so good, uncomfortable beds, dubious stains on linen, peeling wallpaper, stench of previous guest kind of way. If self punishment is your thing, this is not a bad place to start. Otherwise, avoid.

1 Thank MJC996
Kortrijk, Belgium
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27 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 November 2011

The building is an old dirty church, not taken care of properly, there's traces of mould on the walls and it has an overall dark an dirty feel. The food came very slowly, when you know in advance that you will have a party of 120 guests, make sure to arrange enough personnel to handle this. The amuse-bouche was good,... More 

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Belgian, European
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  • Address: Oude Houtlei 56, Ghent 9000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  East Flanders Province  >  Ghent
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