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Erasmus

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Encinitas, California
Reviewed 19 October 2016

I felt a bit like I was staying in old Belgium. the Stairs were old and wooden, the rooms filled with antique furniture. There is a fireplace mantle that would have been perfect had I been able to run a fire, but it was alas, simply decorative, likely out of fire hazard in a hotel. The bathroom has a bathtub-...

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Wrexham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 September 2016

A beautiful old quiet hotel with bed and breakfast down a quiet side street next to a music academy. This place reminded me of staying in student's accomodation in Oxford but of much higher standard. Staff are very welcoming and rooms are nice and clean.

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Canton of Geneva, Switzerland
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Hotel in a 16th century house. Excellent location and very helpful staff. I had to leave early (before breakfast timings started) and the owner gave me a to-do breakfast to take along :) hospitable and friendly. Recommend.

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Reviewed 9 September 2016

The hotel makes play on its history and links with the past even to having a suit of armour in the dining room. For those wanting nostalgia this may be the very place. However, staying in a museum may not be to everyone's taste.The amenities are somewhat dated and, I suspect, have not been upgraded for a number of years....

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Comox, Canada
Reviewed 25 August 2016

Lovely, funky, amazing location...I would go back !! The breakfast is included and very nice. The room we stayed in could use little updating while preserving the old feel...new bedding, and a fresh coat of paint would be a +. Loved the little courtyard. The staff was very nice , helpful and professional. Gent is an incredible city with an...

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Townsville, Australia
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

We settled on Erasmus as we left our run for a reasonable price in Bruges too late (August is like that in Europe!). To our delight we loved Ghent as well as our hotel, possibly more than Bruges. The hotel is a very old building, which we loved, three storeys high. No lift. Even the first floor rooms have to...

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Harrow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 June 2016

The staff at the Erasmus made us feel very much at home. We had the key to the front door and could come and go as we pleased. The furnishings of the rooms are old fashioned; some would even refer to them as being antiques. Yet, in spite of it being in an old building, everything somehow works well. The...

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Saint Augustine Beach, Florida
Reviewed 1 May 2016

Like vintage cars, old hotels have a special charme. In this case, the charme extended to the staff: the were friendly because they wanted to be friendly and not because some senior executive told them to and had them trained to use the right phrases. And the charme includes the location: a two minute walk and there is a first...

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Ashbourne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 April 2016

The Reception staff were friendly and very helpful, and the hotel in an interesting old building was a welcome contrast to the more modern types. We had one single and one double room and they were both nicely furnished. There was not a huge choice at breakfast but the quality was good, with one of the best fresh croissants I...

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minnesota
Reviewed 20 April 2016

I found this online late at night for the next night. I walked up and actually couldn't figure out how to get in. The lady at the desk heard my confusion and looked out the door to find me! (There is a door bell on the right hand side of the door). Though it was about 10 AM a room...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
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Additional Information about Erasmus

Address: Poel 25, Ghent 9000, Belgium
Region: Belgium > Flanders > East Flanders Province > Ghent
Price Range: £67 - £115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Erasmus 2*
Number of rooms: 11
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“Very close to old part of town”
 of 5 bubbles Margino78, 21 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Rooms at the front and at the top may get very hot in warm weather.”
 of 5 bubbles richardbF1568HH, 9 Sep 2016 | Read review
“we had a room facing the courtyard but I dont think that the street side is very busy...”
 of 5 bubbles zero63, 25 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Some of the rooms have no view at all. If you are lucky, a room with a view of the garden and the city beyond might be available. Ask!”
 of 5 bubbles 484berylr, 1 Jun 2016 | Read review
“street front rooms may be noisier at night, but the view offsets that!”
 of 5 bubbles flyindjryan, 20 Apr 2016 | Read review
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