Hotel Castel - Ghent

Koningin Maria Hendrikaplein 9, Ghent, Belgium, 9000  show map
 3 stars
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Hotel Castel - Ghent

Free Wi-Fi
Parking

Off-site parking

Luggage storage
24-hour
Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant

Welcome drink

Coffee shop

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Spa and relaxation

Sauna

Laundry

Overview

Hotel Castel is rated 3 stars and is placed about 1.9 km from Geeraard de Duivelsteen, Flanders Expo and University Auditorium. The hotel is a good example of contemporary architecture in Ghent.

Hotel Castel is 30 minutes' walk from the center of Ghent.

A 5-minute walk from Sint-PietersGent train station. Deurne airport can be reached within 55 minutes' drive.

Rooms

Rooms at Hotel Castel feature modern touches such as an in-room safe, coffee/tea makers, satellite TV, climate control and a seating area. They provide bathrooms with a shower, complimentary toiletries and a hairdryer.

Eat & Drink

There is a restaurant serving international dishes on site. The property is set in Gent district, within about 5 minutes' walk of Cafe Parti and Brazza that serve delectable meals.

Services

The hotel offers bicycle rental services for travelling a market area.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Number of rooms:   12.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • No parking
  • Off-site parking
  • Limited time reception
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Coffee shop

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • Bicycle rental
  • Laundry
  • Shoe shine service
  • Newspaper service
  • Welcome drink

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

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

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots

Leisure facilities

  • Sun terrace
  • Sauna

Room facilities

  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer on request
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator
  • Electric kettle

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until 07:00-11:00 

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 16 may stay at the price of EUR 27.50 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • One child under the age of 6 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Hotel Castel - Ghent Ghent location
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Hotel Address:

Koningin Maria Hendrikaplein 9, Ghent, Belgium, 9000

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City Center
  • Ghent
    1.4 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • Train Station Sint-Pieters Ghent
    400 ft
  • Sint-Pietersstation Gent
    700 ft
Restaurants
  • Cafe Parti
    200 ft
  • Salt 'n Pepper (cuisine: Indian)
    200 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until 07:00-11:00 
  • Number of rooms:
    12

Rooms and availability

Hotel Castel photos Room
Comfort Twin Room
Bed type: 2 Single beds
Size: 195 sq. feet
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This room includes a flat-screen TV, desk, seating area and tea-and-coffee-making facilities. The bathroom comes with a shower, toilet and free toiletries.

Room facilities
    Hotel Castel photos Exterior Hotel information
    Comfort Double Room
    Bed type: King-size bed
    Size: 195 sq. feet
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    This room includes a flat-screen TV, desk, seating area and tea-and-coffee-making facilities. The bathroom comes with a shower, toilet and free toiletries.

    Room facilities

      How to reach hotel

      hotel Hotel Castel - Ghent Ghent location
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      Hotel Address:

      Koningin Maria Hendrikaplein 9, Ghent, Belgium, 9000

      Get directions
      City Center
      • Ghent
        1.4 mi
      Airports
      Train Stations
      • Train Station Sint-Pieters Ghent
        400 ft
      • Sint-Pietersstation Gent
        700 ft
      Restaurants
      • Cafe Parti
        200 ft
      • Salt 'n Pepper (cuisine: Indian)
        200 ft
      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  2 pm
      • Check-out:
        until 07:00-11:00 
      • Number of rooms:
        12

      Hotel Castel Location

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      What's nearby

      Tourist attractions

      • St. Peter's Train Station Ghent - 400 ft

      Popular areas

      • Overpoort - 3300 ft
      • Red Light District - 1.2 mi

      Places of interest

      • Millionaires' Quarter - 2700 ft
      • St. Peter's Square - 3700 ft
      • St. Peter's Abbey - 3700 ft
      • Saint Pieters Abbey - 3700 ft
      • Saint Pieterssquare - 3700 ft
      • Universiteit Gent - 5000 ft
      • Flanders Opera Ghent - 5000 ft
      • St Michael's Church - 1.1 mi

      Train stations

      • Train Station Sint-Pieters Ghent - 400 ft
      • Sint-Pietersstation Gent - 400 ft

      Convention centers

      • ICC Ghent - 2300 ft
      • Bijloke Ghent - 3000 ft
      • Vooruit Ghent - 5000 ft

      Shopping areas

      • Zuidpark - 1.1 mi
      • Gent South Shoppingcenter - 1.1 mi

      Monuments and Landmarks

      • Book Tower - 4300 ft

      Museums

      • S.M.A.K Gent - 2300 ft
      • STAM Ghent City Museum - 2300 ft
      • MSK Museum - 2700 ft
      • The World of Kina - 3700 ft

      Parks

      • Citadelpark - 2000 ft
      • Muinkpark - 4600 ft

      Theaters

      • Vooruit - 5000 ft
      • Vlaamse Opera House - 1.1 mi
      • Minard Theatre - 1.1 mi

      Public parking

      • Jan Palfijn General Hospital Ghent - 5000 ft
      • University Hospital Ghent - 1.0 mi

      Local attractions

      • Hotel d Hane-Steenhuyse - 1.1 mi
        Veldstraat 55, Ghent
      • Blaarmeersen, Sports and Recreation Park - 1.1 mi
        Zuiderlaan, 5, Ghent
      • Belfry and Cloth Hall - 1.2 mi
        Emile Braunplein, Ghent
      • Ghent Public Library - 1.1 mi
        Graaf van Vlaanderenplein, 40, Ghent
      • St Michael s Church - 1.2 mi
        Sint-Michielsplein, Ghent

      Near the hotel

      • Gent-Sint-Pieters Railway Station - 500 ft
        Koningin Maria Hendrikaplein, Ghent
      • S.M.A.K. - Musee d'Art Moderne - 2200 ft
        Citadelpark, Ghent
      • Millionaires' Quarter - 2300 ft
        Paul de Smet de Naeyerplein, Onafhankelijkheidslaan, Ghent
      • STAM Ghent City Museum - 2500 ft
        Godshuizenlaan 2, Ghent
      • Fine Arts Museum - 2200 ft
        Citadelpark, Ghent
      • Municipal Museum for Contemporary Art - 2200 ft
        Citadelpark, Ghent
      • Ghent University Botanical Garden - 2400 ft
        K.L. Ledeganckstraat 35, Ghent

      Restaurants nearby

      • Cafe Parti - 200 ft

        72% likes this, based on 65 reviews
        Price Range: USD 30 - USD 38

      • Biologisch Eet En Teehuis Lekker Gec - 200 ft

        Address: Koningin Maria Hendrikaplein 5-6
        Phone: 09 2428750

        68% likes this, based on 31 reviews
        Price Range: USD 5 - USD 23

      • The Rambler - 500 ft

        Address: K. Maria Hendrikaplein 3

        Cuisine: Belgian

      • Salt 'n Pepper - 200 ft

        Address: Maria Hendrikaplein 38

        66% likes this, based on 21 reviews
        Cuisine: Indian

      • Brazza - 200 ft

        Address: Koningin Maria Hendrikaplein 66

        89% likes this, based on 36 reviews
        Price Range: USD 8 - USD 23

      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  2 pm
      • Check-out:
        until 07:00-11:00 
      • Number of rooms:
        12
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      Hotel Castel Reviews

      Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Hotel Castel

      Average guest rating

      7.8out of 10
      Fabulous
      Based on 407 reviews

      Guest reviews

      • Single
        7.4

        The location is good, however the surrounding of the hotel was loud till midnight.

      • Group of friends
        7.4

        breakfast very good, friendly staff, clean rooms

        location - noisy because it is opposite the train station, not in the town centre. Would recommend if you want to be close to the station if you are only staying for one or two nights.

      • Couple
        7.4

        Very clean and spacious rooms and location was convenient to the train station. Hotel staff where very helpful - giving us maps etc.

        No airconditioning and window openned up right over the beer house below - so was noisy when we were trying to sleep

      • Single
        10.0

        The hotel was a great find. Very beautiful and clean. Breakfast was great and owner was great and helpful.

      • Couple
        7.4

        The room was clean and quiet (our room was not facing the main street), even though close to the train station . The location was good with convenient transportation to the city center. The hotel was better than expected for 1-star hotel.

        There was no fridge and no hairdryer in the room. The walls were a little shabby at some points.

      • Family with children
        8.8

        The breakfast + 2 television screens in the family room

        There was no hair-dryer.

      • Older travelers
        7.4

        Very good location for railway station. Good transport links to all areas of northern belgium.

      • Family with children
        9.2

        location, opposite the railway station, and 2 rooms, 1 double bed + 1 singles

      • Couple
        8.2

        location (don't be afraid of being close to the station, it happened to be a beautiful spot)

        Lots of mosquitos and no aircon

      • Couple
        8.8

        Big room for the price, nice shower with big and thick towells, excellent price and location. The hotel has a bar with 150 brands of beer at affordable prices.

        No safe on the room to store your valuables, need to use stairs to reach room (elevator only takes you half the way).

      • Group of friends
        7.4

        Good location and great value. There's a 24 hr parking nearby as well. Make sure you get proper directions if driving - not the easiest place to navigate by car, but it's an ideal spot if traveling by train. The owners were very pleasant and friendly and our room was clean and comfortable.

      • Older travelers
        8.8

        Helpful staff

        Heat, noise in room 420

      • Couple
        9.2

        The staff was very friendly towards Americans. Great breakfast was included. Super-helpful staff even packed us a box lunch for the day we needed to leave early. This hotel is much nicer than the pictures on the web-site.

        WiFi internet connection although free, was only available in the hotel lobby.

      • Older travelers
        9.2

        Loved having a pub with a fantastic beer selection right there! Rooms were very clean and beds were comfortable. We never heard the trains, and it was a very easy tram ride to the center. Nice neighborhood with bakery, grocery store, restaurants all next door.

        Parking could be difficult and expensive depending on when you are there. Sunday was free, but on Saturday we had to feed the machine twice. This may have been due to construction in the local area.

      • Single
        7.0

        No noise disturbances during the night.

        There were road works going on (obviously not during the C'mas hols) nearby which disrupted some of the tram routes that had to be diverted which resulted in a lot of inconvenience to tourists (most likely locals as well) trying to get from the Central Station area to the shopping/historical locations. In the reverse direction the trams were able to take the normal route. I know this was not the fault of the Castel hotel but I would not recommend it to anyone at the present time because of the disruption which I was told could last for two more years. If/when I go again I'd stay near the Centre unless I was assured the transport was working normally. Right opposite the main station the Hotel is ideally situated when the sevices are ok.

      How to reach hotel

      hotel Hotel Castel - Ghent Ghent location
      Show big map »

      Hotel Address:

      Koningin Maria Hendrikaplein 9, Ghent, Belgium, 9000

      Get directions
      City Center
      • Ghent
        1.4 mi
      Airports
      Train Stations
      • Train Station Sint-Pieters Ghent
        400 ft
      • Sint-Pietersstation Gent
        700 ft
      Restaurants
      • Cafe Parti
        200 ft
      • Salt 'n Pepper (cuisine: Indian)
        200 ft
      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  2 pm
      • Check-out:
        until 07:00-11:00 
      • Number of rooms:
        12