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Llantwit Major, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 9 June 2012

We have just returned from 4 nights at this hotel, attending a conference in Ghent. It is rather like a hall of residence inside. Our room was perfectly adequate, and we slept well. I agree with other reviewers that the bathroom is very small, but it was manageable, and always kept clean. Space was well utilised, eg the full length... More 

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Worthing, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 June 2012

Stayed for one night. Plus points- right in the centre of the city, clean room, and not a lot else. Otherwise very small an expensive room, and a very expensive breakfast , which is pretty par for the course in Ghent i think- certainly no better than an Etap hotel in other parts of Europe.

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 26 May 2012

We stayed here 2 nights of a weekend and it was great. Easy to get into town, clean and comfortable.

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Seattle, Washington
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Reviewed 25 May 2012

Great location. The tram 1 stops right in front of the hotel, and its a easy 10 minute walk to city center. We came with a 5 month old baby, and they were very accommodating with giving us a handicap room that had more space for the cot. Breakfast is expensive at 14 euros/person. But since it's a great location,... More 

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Kingsbridge, England, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 27 April 2012

Good hotel for a short stay in Ghent. Room was clean and functional. Bed very comfortable. Tram 1 stops outside and can take you to the station. Opposite is an excellent shop/cafe for breakfast called Stacino - 5 euros instead of 14 euros at the hotel.

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Reviewed 15 April 2012

Standard Ibis offering, polite and efficent staff, room small even by Ibis standards. the spotless bathroom is a study in space economy. Reasonably large and functional public rooms with limited food offering. standard Ibis buffet breakfast. If you are arriving by train at Sint Peter station just hop on tram1 ( Evergem ) it stops right outside. If coming by... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 April 2012

Stayed here with friends for a weekend break. Perfect place to drop bags and head out and experience beautiful Ghent. Rooms are very small, but clean. Staff polite and helpful. Would not recommend the restaurant as there are some lovely ones nearby.

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The ibis Gent Centrum Opera is an economy hotel located in the vibrant medieval city centre of Ghent. With close proximity to all major touristic attractions as the 'Gravensteen' Castle and in the very heart of the shopping centre. The hotel is easily accessible by tram from the station. The tram stops in front of the hotel. The hotel is an ideal point of departure to discover the local museums as well as the Saint Bavo's Cathedral with the famous altarpiece 'Adoration of the Mystic Lamb'. The hotel offers air-conditioned rooms with a high speed Wi-Fi internet access and a trendy bar. On-site parking with possibility to store your bicycle. GLBT friendly hotel. Pets allowed. Meeting and luggage room available. There is a tram stop in front of the hotel, convenient travel connections to Bruges, Brussels and Antwerp. You can easily get to your business meeting or visit the well known landmarks in the four medieval cities of Flanders. The ibis Gent Centrum Opera hotel is located in Ghent within the entertainment and shopping district. The 134 rooms are equipped with the new Sweet Bed. The practical and inviting ibis room boasts all the features you want most including international TV channels and a bathroom with shower. Enjoy a treat or chill out with a drink in our friendly bar. All rooms are 100% non-smoking and there is complimentary Wi-Fi for all guests throughout the building. Ibis Gent Centrum Opera is ready to adjust to your schedule. Reception is open 24 hours a day to help with any of your queries. The Dawn of a Brand New Breakfast... Breakfast will never be boring again. Enjoy making your own Brussels waffles and try our different kinds of fresh baked bread, rolls and fresh squeezed orange juice. You can relax and enjoy our buffet daily from 6.30am to 10am (11am on the Weekend and Bank Holidays). Hotel with on-site parking, luggage room and place to store your bicycle. With convenient travel connections and only a 30 minutes drive to Bruges and less then one hour to Brussels and Antwerp. Hotel ibis Gent Centrum Opera is the ideal point of departure to visit the four most famous medieval cities in Flanders. The ibis Gent Centrum Opera hotel is located downtown Ghent within the entertainment and shopping district and offers the perfect base to explore the city. You can easily get to your business meeting or see the famous landmarks of nearby attractions including the Saint Bavo Cathedral with its famous Altarpiece 'Adoration of the Mustic Lamb' and the unique city centre located 'Gravensteen Castle'. ... more   less 

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Address: Nederkouter 24, Ghent 9000, Belgium
Region: Belgium > Flanders > East Flanders Province > Ghent
Price Range: €71 - €109 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Ibis Gent Centrum Opera 2*
Number of rooms: 134
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