Novotel Gent Centrum - Ghent

Gouden Leeuwplein 5 Gent 9000, Ghent, Belgium, 9000  show map
 3 stars
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Novotel Gent Centrum - Ghent

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Swimming Pool

Outdoor swimming pool

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Spa and relaxation

Health club

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge

 Meeting facilities

Meeting room

Overview

The comfortable 3-star Novotel Gent Centrum is set in a lively area minutes away from S.M.A.K. - Musee d'Art Moderne, Museum Dr. Guislain and Flanders Expo. The property opened in 1986 and features original architecture.

In the heart of Gent district with a captivating view of Ghent. The hotel lies within 5 minutes' walk of St. Nicholas' Church, Ghent Christmas Market and Ghent City Hall.

Markets and shops are located nearby.

Sint-PietersGent train station is 20 minutes' walking distance from the hotel. Due to its location 55 km from Deurne airport, it will take about 55 minutes' drive to get there.

Rooms

All 117 bright guestrooms feature climate control, TV with satellite channels, an in-room safe, an iron with ironing board and a minibar. The rooms are appointed with en suite bathrooms and wooden furniture.

Eat & Drink

The hotel’s stylish restaurant serves a variety of international dishes. "Gruuthuus" bar is available on site.

You can start your day with a buffet breakfast, which costs EUR 20 per person per night. 

Services

Guests will make use of a baggage storage, a safe deposit box and an elevator as well as a business center, a meeting room and a copier.

Relax

On-site fitness facilities include a gym and a fitness room.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

High-speed internet access is available in the entire hotel for additional charge

Guest Parking

Paid public parking is possible at a location nearby.

The hotel staff speaks English, German, French, Dutch.

Year renovated:   2008.  Number of rooms:   117.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Late check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Children are welcome
  • Safe deposit box
  • Multilingual staff
  • Pets allowed (limited amount or weight)
  • Lobby
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Currency exchange
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

  • Room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Shoe shine service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Babysitting/Child services
  • Children's play area

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Health club
  • Spa center
  • Sauna
  • Garden area

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-Bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Connecting rooms
  • Separate sitting area
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Rollaway/Extra bed
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Separate tub and shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Kitchen facilities

  • Refrigerator

Media

  • Paid movies/Video
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-In

  • from  2 pm

Check-Out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 16 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 
  • Maximum capacity of cribs in a room is 2. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Gouden Leeuwplein 5 Gent 9000, Ghent, Belgium, 9000

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City Center
  • Ghent
    400 m
Airports
Train Stations
  • Trainstation Ghent-Dampoort
    1.2km
  • Train Station Sint-Pieters Ghent
    2.1km
Restaurants
  • Etablissement Max (cuisine: Belgian)
    10 m
  • Pakhuis
    170 m
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of rooms:
    117

Hotel Awards

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    • Air conditioning
    • Bathtub
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      Size: 20m2
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      • Air conditioning
      • Private bathroom
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      This room comes with a seating area and a flat-screen TV with cable channels. The private bathroom is fitted with a walk-in shower or a bathtub. Please note that children are not allowed in this room type. Please note that no extra beds are available in this room type.

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        How to reach hotel

        hotel Novotel Gent Centrum - Ghent Ghent location
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        Hotel Address:

        Gouden Leeuwplein 5 Gent 9000, Ghent, Belgium, 9000

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Ghent
          400 m
        Airports
        Train Stations
        • Trainstation Ghent-Dampoort
          1.2km
        • Train Station Sint-Pieters Ghent
          2.1km
        Restaurants
        • Etablissement Max (cuisine: Belgian)
          10 m
        • Pakhuis
          170 m
        Hotel information
        • Check-In:
          from  2 pm
        • Check-Out:
          until  12 pm
        • Year renovated:
          2008
        • Number of rooms:
          117

        Hotel Awards

        BelgianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedGhentNovotel Gent Centrum

        According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
        Best Design Hotels in Belgium

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        Novotel Gent Centrum Location

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        What's nearby

        Tourist attractions

        • St. Peter's Train Station Ghent - 2.1km

        Popular areas

        • City Center - 300 m
        • Overpoort - 1.6km

        Places of interest

        • Saint Nicholas' Church - 100 m
        • Cathédrale Saint Bavon - 100 m
        • Belfry of Ghent - 100 m
        • Saint Bavo's Cathedral - 200 m
        • Fridays Market - 300 m
        • Red Light District Ghent - 800 m
        • Saint Pieterssquare - 1.3km
        • Saint Pieters Abbey - 1.4km

        Train stations

        • Trainstation Ghent-Dampoort - 1.1km
        • Train Station Sint-Pieters Ghent - 2.0km
        • Gentbrugge - 2.8km
        • Wondelgem - 3.8km

        Convention centers

        • ICC Ghent - 1.9km

        Shopping areas

        Monuments and Landmarks

        • Ghent City Hall - 100 m
        • Toreken - 200 m
        • Achtersikkel & Grote Sikkel - 200 m

        Museums

        Parks

        • Citadelpark - 1.8km

        Theaters

        • Vlaamse Opera House - 400 m
        • Vooruit - 700 m

        Marina

        • Viadagio Ecological Boat Trips - 400 m

        Local Attractions

        • Fine Arts Museum (Museum voor Schone Kunsten) - 1.9km
          Citadelpark, Ghent
        • Municipal Museum for Contemporary Art (Stedelijk Museum voor Actuele Kunst) - 1.9km
          Citadelpark, Ghent
        • Museum Dr. Guislain - 2.0km
          Jozef Guislainstraat 43, Ghent
        • S.M.A.K. - Musee d'Art Moderne - 1.9km
          Citadelpark, Ghent
        • Ghent University Botanical Garden - 2.0km
          K.L. Ledeganckstraat 35, Ghent

        Near the hotelNear the hotel

        • Belfry and Cloth Hall (Belfort en Lakenhalle) - 70 m
          Emile Braunplein, Ghent
        • Ghent Town Hall (Stadhuis) - 110 m
          Botermarkt, Ghent
        • Post Plaza - 130 m
          Korenmarkt, Ghent
        • St. Bavo's Cathedral (Sint-Baafskathedraal) - 320 m
          Hoofdkerkstraat 1, Ghent
        • Saint Nicholas Church - 90 m
          Cataloniestraat, Ghent
        • Graslei and Korenlei - 220 m
          Graslei en Korenleih, Ghent
        • Gravensteen Castle - 330 m
          Sint-Veerleplein 11, Ghent

        Restaurants Nearby

        • Etablissement Max - 10 m

          Address: Goudenleeuwplein 3
          Phone: 09 223 97 31

          51% likes this, based on 90 reviews
          Cuisine: Belgian

        • Du Progres - 130 m

          Address: Korenmarkt 10
          Phone: 09/225.17.16

          81% likes this, based on 235 reviews
          Cuisine: Steakhouse, Brasserie
          Price Range: GBP 16 - GBP 21

        • Belfort Restaurant - 70 m

          Address: Emile Braunplein 40
          Phone: 00329223 35 65

          68% likes this, based on 64 reviews
          Cuisine: Vegetarian, Brasserie
          Price Range: GBP 17 - GBP 97

        • Pakhuis - 170 m

          Address: Schuurkenstraat 4
          Phone: + 32 9 2235555

          66% likes this, based on 307 reviews
          Price Range: GBP 0 - GBP 33

        • De Kruik - 20 m

          Address: Donkersteeg 5

          70% likes this, based on 26 reviews
          Cuisine: French

        Hotel information
        • Check-In:
          from  2 pm
        • Check-Out:
          until  12 pm
        • Year renovated:
          2008
        • Number of rooms:
          117

        Hotel Awards

        BelgianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedGhentNovotel Gent Centrum

        According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
        Best Design Hotels in Belgium

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        Novotel Gent Centrum Reviews

        Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Novotel Gent Centrum

        Individual guest reviews

        • Group of friends
          7.4

          Great place to stay for a week or weekend trip. Excellent location in the city.

          Parking garage is a little tight if you have a large sedan.

        • Older travelers
          10.0

          The welcome, the location, food and service

        • Family with children
          8.2

          A beautiful hotel with oudoor pool that was perfect for the day that we were there. Family room and wonderful bathroom that had all the amendities that we required.

          Driving to the hotel was a nightmare. It took one hour to get there because of the construction and pedestian only zones. We had to phone the hotel twice for directions. We could see the hotel but couldn't get to it!!!

        • Older travelers
          7.4

          The hotel is very central. The breakfast was very good..

          There are lots of road works and it was difficult to find .

        • Family with children
          8.8

          Very family friendly hotel at a prominent location. Our kids loved the pool!

        • Older travelers
          7.4

          The staff were always very friendly and helpful.

          The cost of the room and extra costs such as breakfast at 20 euros per person. It was 7 euros in other hotels. This with the parking fee of 16 euros made out stay very expensive at 198 euros a night. Prices in the mini bar were too high. 3.50 euros for a small bottle of water for example. They even wanted to charge you for putting valuables in the safe deposit box in the room. We have been staying at this hotel on holiday for many years but never again. It has become much too expensive. No good for tourists now. Now they only seem to want to attract the business travellers where the cost matters less. Why are there no drawers now in the rooms? Now they have "improved " the layout you have to put your things on the table or bedside tables..It`s all about profit now with Novatel. They will squeeze you for as much as they can get away with.

        • Family with children
          10.0

          Super location, clean rooms with comfortable beds, table tennis, nice swimming pool, good staff.

        • Older travelers
          7.4

          Very central for all facilties. Good selection of food for breakfast and evening meals.

          Difficult to find (many one way streets). Expensive parking although convenient.

        • Group of friends
          7.8

          The fact it was in a central location for the trip we had planned and fairly close to the venue we were visiting.

          We did not like the awful smell of drains which made me feel quite ill. I spoke to the duty manager and he replied, " It's the work outside, nothing I can do". Clearly unhelpful and not bothered.

        • Older travelers
          8.2

          the location was first clas for the purpose of our visit to Gent as tourists

          size of bath towels too small

        • Single
          9.6

          Very friendly staff - great location - good food and service.

        • Family with children
          6.2

          Location, Pool, Bar and Restaurant.

          Smell of smoke in corridors and our rooms, not so nice! Stains on rugs.

        • Family with children
          9.2

          The staff were kind helpful and welcoming, the pool was great, x box and on line area v useful, room v comfortable

          Not your fault, but the building work alongside is a bit off putting. Would be great to have a cheaper offer evening meal

        • Older travelers
          7.0

          Surprised to find Gent Festival in full swing with all roads to the hotel closed, particularly as I had written "Need to park car" in original booking. Would have expected hotel to advise of problem in advance so alternatives could have been planned.

        • Older travelers
          6.2

          Centrally placed.

          Rather impersonal. Room fairly basic for a "superior" room.

        How to reach hotel

        hotel Novotel Gent Centrum - Ghent Ghent location
        Show big map »

        Hotel Address:

        Gouden Leeuwplein 5 Gent 9000, Ghent, Belgium, 9000

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Ghent
          400 m
        Airports
        Train Stations
        • Trainstation Ghent-Dampoort
          1.2km
        • Train Station Sint-Pieters Ghent
          2.1km
        Restaurants
        • Etablissement Max (cuisine: Belgian)
          10 m
        • Pakhuis
          170 m
        Hotel information
        • Check-In:
          from  2 pm
        • Check-Out:
          until  12 pm
        • Year renovated:
          2008
        • Number of rooms:
          117

        Hotel Awards

        BelgianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedGhentNovotel Gent Centrum

        According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
        Best Design Hotels in Belgium

        Use Badge