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Gent Hotels

The Boatel

  • Voorhoutkaai 44 Map It
  • Portus Ganda
  • Local Flavor


  • A taste of canal life
  • Roomy cabins won't make you claustrophobic


  • Reception not open 24 hours
  • A walk from the center

Updated 10/17/2013

Fodor's Review

Get a different perspective on Gent by staying aboard this 1953 riverboat docked on the Leie since Portus Ganda opened. The rebuilt vessel shows off sections of the original woodwork. Cabins are large and bright, particularly the two master bedrooms above the sea line. The wood floor of the sunny breakfast room can double as the evening gathering spot or even a small meeting room. Free parking is available on the road nearby. Even though it is tightly roped to the shore,

the boat does tend to rock a bit.

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Voorhoutkaai 44, Gent, B9000, Belgium

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Hotel Details:

  • Credit cards accepted
  • 5 rooms
  • Breakfast

Updated 10/17/2013


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