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    Hotel the Boatel

    Voorhoutkaai 44, Ghent 9000, Belgium
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    • Very good23%
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    • Terrible1%
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    Free Wifi
    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    2,204 reviews
    #7 of 37 hotels in Ghent
     
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    #4 of 37 hotels in Ghent
     
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    1 - 5 of 27 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    We stayed here the night before a wedding in Ghent. Nice welcome from owner Sven. The rooms are very clean and bathrooms small (as you'd expect on a boat!), but impressively fit everything in! Great location and very unique stay which we'd recommend to anyone...More

    Thank Jill C
    Reviewed 23 July 2017 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 27 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

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Price range
    • USD 146 - USD 167 (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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    Room & Suite (10)
    Dining (5)
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    Room Tips
    "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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