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Aparthotel Castelnou

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Warrington, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEW

9th time I've visited Ghent and fortunately discovered this hotel for our first visit and wouldn't look anywhere else as it is excellent. This visit like most was with an 11 strong group of cycling enthusiasts and again we were superbly catered for in respects of spacious room accommodation, excellent breakfasts and secure areas for our cars and bikes. It...

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Barcelona, Spain
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

It just was so sad. Arriving in Ghent on our bicycles, excited to see this beautiful city, the Castelnou just did not offer anything. And when we asked if we could move for the second night, were met with complete hostility. After a really dire breakfast we moved anyway. Staying here felt like staying at a backpackers, only without any...

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Taipei
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited this wonderful hotel in April 2017 Easy to find this hotel in a more peaceful part of the city.There is a bus stop a few meters away.There buses that go directly to the city.Do get the Ghent card.It's worth it! The check in went smoothly.Excellent service with a friendly smile! It is always welcome.Made us feel right at...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was the second visit on what is now becoming an annual pilgrimage to the Ronde van Vlaanderen. It's ideally situated for the centre of beautiful Gent and with immediate access to road, rail and cycle paths for however you want to get around. Clean rooms, comfortable beds, a generous breakfast buffet and welcoming staff make this an easy place...

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London
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Hotel is 20min walk from main attractions, and is comfortable and quiet. Breakfast could be improved especially the lack of hot food choice. If you want to order a cab make sure you book beforehand. We waited so long we nearly missed our Eurostar train despite allowing extra time.

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Bury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Can't fault this hotel. Doesn't look much from outside, but it's lovely inside. Receptionist efficient and friendly. Helpful with parking tips. Managed to park opposite hotel and only 6 euro for 24 hours. No charge Sundays. Apartment is spacious, high spec and spotless. Breakfast is fantastic. Cereals, fruit salad, fresh fruit. Scrambled eggs, hams and cheese. Coffee is from machine...

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Marbella
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Great accomodation in 2 quiet apartments beside each other (as requested) for us and 2 adult sons. Very comfortable beds, excellent breakfast, lovely accomodating staff who offered to make sandwiches for us on our arrival at 9.50pm as the restaurant was closing at 10pm Our third visit using this accomodation to see son who lives in Gent.

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Bracknell, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 March 2017

I stayed at Castelnou under exceptional personal reasons. The way Castelnou staff took care and made all the arrangements during my stay is truly remarkable. I do recommend this place highly to stay during your trip to Belgium.

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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

Very new hotel in Ghent. Modern and spacious rooms. Parking on site but limited. Breakfast is OK in the morning. The materials they have used for the hotel are not that good, so I am wondering how this looks like in some years. Friendly host at the reception.

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Ferndown, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 January 2017

We had a family break at the Castelnou to visit the excellent Ghent Christmas Market. The hotel is modern, and very well equipped, with spacious rooms containing a small kitchen area, fridge, dining chairs and table, and the biggest range of English language TV channels I've seen in any European hotel! Plates, cutlery and some cooking utensils will be useful...

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  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Aparthotel Castelnou*** uniquely combines hotel services with the provision of your own stylish apartment. The ideal base for anyone who is staying in Ghent for a short or longer while. Castelnou offers you an air-conditioned flat consisting of an en-suite bedroom, a functional kitchenette, and a dining/sitting area, and combines it with extensive hotel services: a delicious breakfast; lunch, dinner or just a coffee in our Dali restaurant; a refreshing beer at the bar; or a relaxing moment in the lounge. The Aparthotel is centrally located and forms a perfect base to explore Ghent up close with all its cultural treasures, allowing you to discover what makes this city so special. Ghent is also the ideal starting point to explore other Flemish cities of Art: Bruges, Antwerp and Brussels all can be reached in less than half an hour. Our guests, whether from the business sector or the academic world, appreciate the proximity and easy accessibility of the harbour, the university and the motorways. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Aparthotel Castelnou

Address: Kasteellaan 51, Ghent 9000, Belgium
Region: Belgium > Flanders > East Flanders Province > Ghent
Price Range: $135 - $223 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Aparthotel Castelnou 3*
Number of rooms: 49
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Also Known As:
Aparthotel Castelnou Ghent
Hotel Style:
#4 Romantic Hotel in Ghent
#6 Family Hotel in Ghent
#8 Business Hotel in Ghent
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“Get a room with a view of the old city!”
JohnofTaipei, 20 Apr 2017 | Read review
“At the back of the hotel high up= absolutely no noise from outside.”
gmock76, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ask reception”
rahuldwh2000, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
“We only stayed one night and the room we had was at the back of the hotel and was very quiet.”
markw582, 28 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Street is not busy. Think all rooms are quiet.”
CharlesM31, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
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