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Ghent River Hotel

4-star Hotel with Fitness center

4 stars

Waaistraat 5, Ghent 9000

+32 9266 1010

based on 3,950 reviews

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About Ghent River Hotel, Ghent

Value for money
Within a 20-minute walk from Gent-Dampoort Railway Station, Ghent River Hotel offers guests an ideal base while in Ghent. It is situated a brief stroll from Gravensteen, Belfry of Ghent and Saint Bavo Cathedral. Ghent River has panoramic city views, plus a sauna, free Wi-Fi and an express check-in and check-out feature. Helpful and professional team members are available 24 hours a day. The hotel also features a well-equipped gym. The contemporary rooms are air conditioned and offer a mini bar. The bathrooms feature a shower and have a hair dryer. Ghent River Hotel's in-house bar offers a range of premium drinks in a cosy setting. Guests are also able to try one of the various bars and restaurants in the vicinity. Ghent River Hotel is within walking distance of Vlaamse Opera. It is conveniently set for exploring the local area, with Huis van Alijn within a five-minute walk.

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Deluxe Rooms - Water view


$217 totalBooking.com
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Standard Rooms - River view
2 twin beds

2 twin beds



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Executive Rooms - Ocean view


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Luxury Rooms - Mountain view


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Double Rooms - Mountain view
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Other Rooms - Panoramic view


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Hotel Amenities & Facilities

  • Fitness center
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Business center
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fan
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Shampoo
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Body soap
  • Air-conditioned
  • Trash cans
  • Conditioner


  • Electric kettle
  • Minibar
  • Packed lunches
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Kettle
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Coffee machine

Services and conveniences

  • Conference rooms
  • Business center
  • Wake-up service
  • Safety deposit box
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Room service
  • Key card access
  • Express check-out
  • 24hr front desk

Accessibility and suitability

  • Increased accessibility
  • Elevator
  • Accessible by elevator
  • Allergy-free room
  • No smoking
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator
  • Designated smoking area


  • Shower
  • Shower cap
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Bathrobe
  • Private bathroom


  • Family rooms
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Slippers
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Telephone
  • Carpeted
  • Storage available

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • TV


  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry service
  • Iron and ironing board


  • Terrace/Patio
  • Garden


  • Extra-long beds (> 2 meters)
  • Wardrobe or closet

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Safe


  • Spa
  • Sauna


  • Desk

Things to do

  • Bicycle rental


  • Fitness center

Ghent River Hotel Reviews

GoodBased on 3,950 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • The location is so perfect. (in 113 reviews)
  • "Breakfast was great, lots of variety!" (in 111 reviews)
  • Great breakfast with many choices. (in 109 reviews)
Cons -
  • Claustrophobic view from room (in 43 reviews)
  • I cannot recommend this hotel. (in 30 reviews)
  • The pillows are horrible. (in 13 reviews)

Ghent River Hotel room booking info

Check in/Check out

Check in anytime after 3:00 PM, check out anytime before 11:00 AM


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

Frequently asked questions

  • How does Ghent River Hotel compare to other 4 star hotels in Ghent?

    There is a $129/night difference in the average price of 4 star hotels in Ghent ($255/night) and the average nightly rate at Ghent River Hotel ($126/night).

  • How far is Ghent River Hotel from Antwerp Deurne?

    Drive distance from Antwerp Deurne to Ghent River Hotel and vice versa is 33.1 mi and the overall drive time is about 1h 39min. Driving time can vary based on the time of day and traffic.

  • What is the best way to get to Ghent River Hotel from Antwerp Deurne?

    A very popular option for travelers staying at Ghent River Hotel would be to take a taxi or ridesharing service from Antwerp Deurne directly to the hotel.

  • Are there food options at Ghent River Hotel?

    One of the easiest dining options for Ghent guests staying in Ghent River Hotel is to get room service, which is available to all hotel guests.

  • Does Ghent River Hotel have a pool?

    Judging by our data, Ghent River Hotel does not have a pool on site, but hotels regularly make additions and changes to their venues and do not always notify us. It would be best to call Ghent River Hotel at +32 9266 1010.

  • How close is Ghent River Hotel to Ghent city center?

    0.7 mi separate the front steps of Ghent River Hotel and the city center of Ghent where you can keep busy with restaurants, shopping and of course Bijloke Music Center, a very popular landmark in Ghent.

  • What is the phone number for Ghent River Hotel?

    For questions regarding the hotel or your stay at Ghent River Hotel, call +32 9266 1010.

  • Does Ghent River Hotel have Wi-Fi available?

    Yes, Ghent River Hotel has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • Is there a gym or fitness center available to guests at Ghent River Hotel?

    Ghent River Hotel does have a gym on-site that is available to hotel guests. Some hotel gyms may not have 24-hour access, so it is best to ask a front desk clerk for fitness center hours.

  • What time is check-out for Ghent River Hotel?

    The required check-out time is 11:00 AM. Please plan accordingly before your departure to avoid any penalties or fees.

  • How much is a room at Ghent River Hotel?

    $205/night is a good average price right now, and some users have even reported deals that start from only $81/night. However, prices can change based on the time of year you’re booking, the type of room you prefer, etc. Fill in the form above to get deals for your trip.

  • Is there laundry service in Ghent River Hotel?

    Yes, you can do your laundry at Ghent River Hotel. Ironing equipment e.g. ironing boards and irons are available as well.

  • What is the distance from Ghent River Hotel, Ghent to Belfry of Ghent?

  • Is Museum of Fine Arts, Ghent close to Ghent River Hotel?

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Places of interest near Ghent River Hotel

Attractions in Ghent, Belgium curated by momondo

Ghent River Hotel location: Waaistraat 5, Ghent 9000

Top landmarks

Ons Huis0.1 mi
Het Huis van Alijn0.1 mi
Langemunt Shopping Center0.1 mi
Gravensteen0.2 mi
Lakenhalle0.3 mi

Restaurants and Cafés

Plant A Pizza0.2 mi
The Terrace by Midtown Grill - Ghent Marriott Hotel0.3 mi
Dinner at Midtown Grill Restaurant - Ghent Marriott Hotel0.3 mi

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