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Hotel the Boatel

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Everyone needs a place to lay their weary head. For travellers visiting Ghent, Hotel the Boatel is an excellent choice for rest and rejuvenation. Well-known for its charming environment and proximity to great restaurants and attractions, Hotel the Boatel makes it easy to enjoy the best of Ghent. It's easy to stay connected during your stay as Hotel the Boatel offers guests free wifi. If you like Mediterranean restaurants, Hotel the Boatel is conveniently located near Tapasbar La Malcontenta, Aywa Beirut Streetfood, and Holy Food Market. Looking to explore? Then look no further than Gravensteen Castle (1.0 km), Ghent City Center (0.9 km), and Gent Free Walking Tour (1.0 km), which are some popular Ghent attractions – all conveniently located within walking distance of the hotel. Whether you’re travelling for business, pleasure or both, Hotel the Boatel is sure to make your visit to Ghent one worth remembering.
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Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

I was planning visit ghent the 5th of october, and I booked a room the 24th af july, and the 2n of october, they send me a missatge telling me that they didn’t have any room, but when I did the reservation I recived a...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Barbara B
Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

Sven has run this hotel on a boat for 20 years. Moored on Portus Ganda, it is a 1km walk to St. Michael's Bridge. Lovely rooms and great breakfast. Sven is very friendly and helpful. Highly recommended

Date of stay: July 2018
2  Thank Aruna S
Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

Booked this as a one night stop over on our way back from Holland. What a fantastically unique hotel. Met by Sven the owner who assisted us with details of what the city had to offer. We were shown to our cabin which was more...More

Date of stay: May 2018
1  Thank Casper9233
Reviewed 16 April 2018

We were in Belgium for the Tour of Flanders but also wanted to make the most of the Easter weekend in beautiful Ghent. We chose Le Boatel for its fabulous central location and to stay somewhere with more character than a chain hotel. In terms...More

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank sanedmondson
Reviewed 28 March 2018

Mini Hotel (5 rooms) generated by changing the "intended use" of a former boat now permanently berthed at an embankment of the hundreds canals of Ghent. When you get it you'll be something like "Oh my God, where am I supposed to sleep tonight?". However,...More

Date of stay: March 2018
1  Thank pietrol_11
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"Get a room on the top deck for better views of the canal"
SDEMT6
1 Mar 2018
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"There are only 5 rooms, can't go wrong."
staceyvols
21 Oct 2017
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"Book room 5 if you want a little extra space."
RoamingJohn
16 Oct 2017
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"I think all rooms are equally great."
dant433
18 Jun 2017
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PRICE RANGE
US$106 - US$166 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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LOCATION
BelgiumFlandersEast Flanders ProvinceGhent
NUMBER OF ROOMS
7
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