Accommodation

Ghent is a popular tourist destination, don’t forget to book your accommodation as soon as possible. Hotel reservations should be made directly at the hotel. Accommodation can be easily found on the website Ghent Hotels. Some hotels give a discount for ESN Gent 2018 participants, details are given below. A city tax of 3 € pp/pd applies unless notified.

Hotels

Monasterium PoortAckere (walking distance to symposium venue 0.7 km, ca. 10 min.)

Website: http://www.monasterium.be

'An island hidden in the whirlpool of a bustling city'. The history of this intimate monasterium dates back to 1278. Today the centuries-old hidden cloister reveals its secrets. The atmosphere is charming, in keeping with the simplicity of this neo-Gothic building.

35 rooms available for ESN delegates (single/double at € 105/€ 120 per night, breakfast included) to be booked directly through email info@monasterium.be with booking code “ESN congress 2018” before 01/08/2018.

 

Hotel De Flandre (walking distance to symposium venue 0.9 km, ca. 12 min.)

Website: http://www.hoteldeflandre.be

Hotel de Flandre is a luxurious 4-star property set in a prime location in the centre of Ghent. Local tourist attractions such as Institute of International Law, Gravensteen and St. Nicholas' Church are not far from the hotel. Also easily within reach are Town hall, City Centre Ghent and Belfry of Ghent.

40 rooms available for ESN delegates (Standard single/double at € 129/€ 139 per night and Executive single/double at € 139/€ 149 per night, breakfast included) to be booked directly by sending completed reservation form through email reservations@historic-hotels-ghent.com with booking code “ESN2018” before 01/07/2018.

 

Hotel Gravensteen (walking distance to symposium venue 1.2 km, ca. 17 min.)

Website: http://www.gravensteen.be

Hotel Gravensteen is located in a 19th Century building (renovated in 2014). Ideally situated in the centre of Ghent opposite the famous Castle of the Counts (Gravensteen), the 800-year-old castle where the Counts of Flanders held their reign. 

30 rooms available for ESN delegates (Standard single/double at € 122/€ 132 per night and Executive single/double at € 132/€ 142 per night, breakfast included) to be booked directly by sending completed reservation form through email reservations@historic-hotels-ghent.com with booking code “ESN2018” before 01/07/2018.

 

 

Novotel Gent Centrum (walking distance to symposium venue 1.3 km, ca. 19 min.)

Website: http://www.accorhotels.com/accorhotels/fichehotel/gb/nov/0840/fiche_hotel.shtml

Novotel Gent Centrum is centrally located. It is therefore the ideal base when you want to explore the many cultural attractions, restaurants and shops the city has to offer.

40 rooms available for ESN delegates (Novation room single at € 130 per night and Novation room double at € 140 per night, breakfast included) to be booked directly through email H0840-re@accor.com with booking code “ESN2018” before 20/07/2018.

 

 

Ibis Gent Kathedraal (walking distance to symposium venue 1.4 km, ca. 20 min.)

Website: https://www.accorhotels.com/gb/hotel-0961-ibis-gent-centrum-st-baafs-kathedraal/index.shtml

The hotel is located in the heart of Ghent's city centre and is easily accessed by public transport. Opposite of the hotel you'll find the St. Bavo's cathedral which houses the famous Van Eyck brother' "Lamb of God". Also the Belfry Tower and city hall are within walking distance.

30 rooms available for ESN delegates (Single room at € 107 per night and double room at € 125 per night, breakfast and city tax included) to be booked directly through email H0961-re@accor.com with booking code “ESN2018” before 20/07/2018.

 

NH Gent Belfort (walking distance to symposium venue 1.5 km, ca. 21 min.)

Website: https://www.nh-hotels.com/hotel/nh-gent-belfort

The NH Gent Belfort hotel puts leisure travellers right in the heart of the city. A 5-minute walk takes you to sights like the cathedral, castle and belfry, plus you’ve got all the bars and restaurants you need just outside the door.

40 rooms available for ESN delegates (Standard single/double at € 144/€ 159 per night, breakfast included) to be booked directly through following link  www.nh-hotels.com/event/esn-conference-2018- before 08/08/2018.

 

Ghent River Hotel (walking distance to symposium venue 1.6 km, ca. 25 min.)

Website: http://www.ghent-river-hotel.be/

The Ghent River Hotel is overlooking the river Leie, and the hotel can be reached by boat. Just a stone's throw away from the city centre. This elegant hotel is a combination of two historic buildings: a renaissance house from the year 1518 and an old cotton factory dating back to the year 1857. Some rooms still contain specific details of this old factory.

50 rooms available for ESN delegates (Standard single/double at € 139/€ 149 per night and Executive single/double at € 149/€ 159 per night, breakfast included) to be booked directly by sending completed reservation form through email reservations@historic-hotels-ghent.com with booking code “ESN2018” before 01/07/2018.

 

Ghent Europa-hotel (walking distance to symposium venue 1.6 km, ca. 25 min.)

Website: http://www.europahotel-gent.be/en

The Europahotel is a modern and trendy business and leisure hotel located on the beautiful banks of the Leie River in the green edge of Ghent. The unique location offers plenty of opportunities during your stay. Exclusive in Ghent, the Europahotel has a brand new pier with private boat rental.

10 rooms available for ESN delegates (Single room at € 89 per night and twin room at € 104 per night, breakfast included) to be booked directly through email sales@europahotel-gent.be with booking code “ESN2018” before 30/04/2018.

 

 More hotels can be found on the website Ghent Hotels.

 

Bed & Breakfast

http://www.bedandbreakfast-gent.be/

 

Budget accommodation (early booking recommended)

Ecohostel Andromeda (walking distance to symposium venue 0.8 km, ca. 11 min.)

Website: http://www.ecohostel.be/english---ecohostel.html

Ship ahoy! Looking for a hostel that shows the spirit of Ghent? Somehow different, friendly, fun, but most of all relaxed? After sailing the seven seas we dropped our anchors in the sparkling, enchanting city of Ghent. The boat is eco-friendly and unique! It's not every day you can be a pirate, you might as well go for it! Don't forget that land was only created to provide a place for boats to moor...  You'll find the boat on a lazy canal just outside the historic centre, quiet, lush and green. Dorm six persons/eight persons at € 25/€ 23 per person per night (breakfast included), double room at € 68 (breakfast included).

 

Hostel Uppelink (walking distance to symposium venue 1.0 km, ca. 14 min.)

Website: http://www.hosteluppelink.com/en

Do you feel like discovering Ghent’s hidden gems based in an affordable lodging right in the heart of the historical city centre? Then you have come to the right place. This recently renovated hostel is located in one of Ghent’s oldest buildings and has a compelling history of its own. Its location next to the medieval harbour makes Hostel Uppelink the perfect beginning for a unique experience. Prices from € 30 per night (breakfast included).

 

De Draecke Hostel (walking distance to symposium venue 1.3 km, ca. 19 min.)

Website: http://www.jeugdherbergen.be/en/ghent

De Draecke Hostel is situated in the historic city centre, just 150 metres from Gravensteen Castle and the Graslei harbour. Take your time, because all the sights are within easy reach. It’s a modern hostel for groups, families and solo travellers who are looking for a comfortable and quiet place to stay in the centre of the city. Relax in one of the 30 comfortable rooms with an en-suite bathroom or take a break in the lounge or at the bar. Prices from € 35 per night (breakfast included).

 

Ghent University student accommodation (walking distance to symposium venue 2.3 km, ca. 35 min.)

Website: https://www.ugent.be/en/facilities/housing/halls/residences/kantienberg.htm

A limited number of single rooms is available at one of the Ghent University student homes located in the student area (Overpoortstraat). The rooms (15m2) have a private bathroom with shower, wash basin and toilet. The rooms are furnished, including desk and two chairs, sheets and blanket are provided. Prices € 45 per night (breakfast NOT included). The rooms must be vacated on Friday 14 September 10 am. To book a room send your details to Hilde.VanWynsberge@UGent.be with ‘student accommodation ESN2018’ as subject.