Ghent River Hotel

Self Rated: 4.0 out of 5
Waaistraat 5, Ghent, 9000, Belgium
4.0 out of 5 rating 1403 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.0
Property Details

Property Location

Ghent River Hotel is in the heart of Ghent, within a 10-minute walk of Kraanlei and Gravensteen Castle. This 4-star hotel is 0.2 mi (0.3 km) from Friday Market Square and 0.2 mi (0.3 km) from Statue of Jacob van Artevelde.


Make yourself at home in one of the 77 air-conditioned rooms featuring minibars and flat-screen televisions. Complimentary wired and wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and satellite programming provides entertainment. Private bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature rainfall showerheads and complimentary toiletries. Conveniences include phones, as well as safes and desks.


Take advantage of recreation opportunities including a sauna and a fitness center. This hotel also features complimentary wireless Internet access, a television in a common area, and a reception hall.


Take advantage of the hotel's room service (during limited hours). Wrap up your day with a drink at the bar/lounge. Full breakfasts are available daily from 7 AM to 10 AM for a fee.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include a business center, express check-in, and express check-out. Planning an event in Ghent? This hotel has facilities measuring 753 square feet (70 square meters), including a meeting room.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Kraanlei - 0.2 km / 0.1 mi
Big Cannon - 0.2 km / 0.1 mi
Friday Market Square - 0.2 km / 0.1 mi
Statue of Jacob van Artevelde - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
House of Alijn - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
Langemunt Shopping Center - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
St. James' Church - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
Ghent Museum of Industrial Archeology and Textiles - 0.4 km / 0.2 mi
Baudelo Park - 0.4 km / 0.3 mi
Graffiti Street - 0.4 km / 0.3 mi
Court of Ryhove - 0.4 km / 0.3 mi
Gravensteen Castle - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Caermersklooster Provincial Centre of Art and Culture - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Great Butchers' Hall - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
CAMPO Theatre - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi

Check-in time starts at 3pm. Check-out time is 11am.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • No onsite parking is available.
  • Special cancellation policies or charges may apply for group reservations (more than 8 rooms for the same property / stay dates).

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 3 per person, per night

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for full breakfast: EUR 21 per person (approximately)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

  • -In-room accessibility
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • -Bar/lounge
  • -Business center
  • -Fitness facilities
  • -Free newspapers in lobby
  • -Television in common areas
  • -One meeting room
  • -Terrace
  • -Reception hall
  • -Conference space size (meters) - 70
  • -Conference space size (feet) - 753
  • -Express check-in
  • -Express check-out
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Sauna
  • -Elevator
  • -Wheelchair accessible path of travel