Welcome to Historic Hotels Belgium
A collection of five unique centrally located hotels in Ghent and Aalst. Each hotel in the group tells its own personal story and is characterized by a unique approach, but all of them are united by a warm and personal welcome. Our dynamic teams welcome you day and night with a sincere smile and our dedicated approach ensures a comfortable and unforgettable stay. While staying in our hotels, you don't just visit the city, you live it to the fullest: immersed and with attention to its rich past. Choosing Historic Hotels Belgium is choosing quality and a total experience.
Stay in the beating heart of the medieval centre of Ghent
Hotel Gravensteen is a three-star hotel in the middle of the historic centre. The hotel overlooks the Gravensteen, Ghent's main attraction and an excellent piece of medieval heritage. You can spend the night in a 19th century patrician house with an impressive entrance hall. Visiting Ghent is easy, you can experience Ghent in no time at all!
Overnight stay in Hotel Gravensteen
You can experience Ghent here
If you choose to stay the night at Hotel Gravensteen, you choose comfort and luxury in the beating heart of Ghent at the Gravensteen. Hotel Gravensteen has 49 non-smoking rooms and suites and offers a range of options for all budgets. The rooms are cozy and stylishly decorated and equipped with all modern comfort and facilities. Every morning a rich and varied breakfast buffet is served to start your day full of energy!
Meetings with view on the Castle of the Counts
Hotel Gravensteen has a unique meeting location (40m²) ideal for the organisation of your seminar, a product presentation (evening session) or reception. The meeting room is located on the ground floor of the hotel and has a fantastic view of the Gravensteen. This room has a lot of natural light and can also be darkened. If you book a meeting or seminar at Gravensteen, we also offer special room rates. The team at Hotel Gravensteen will do everything possible to make your meeting or event run smoothly! Here you can have a quiet meeting in the centre of Ghent.
360° view over Ghent
The Tower Room - Belvédère - is the absolute showpiece of Hotel Gravensteen. The 80 m² duplex room is located on the top floor of the main building and has a spacious loft look.
The Tower Room has a lounge area, a King size bed and a separate guest toilet.
The bathroom has a freestanding bath, a large walk-in shower and natural daylight.
In the second part there is a high bar table with chairs to enjoy the 360° panoramic view over the entire center of Ghent. A unique experience!
A pleasant overnight stay on the banks of the Lys in Ghent
If you choose to stay overnight at the Ghent River Hotel, you choose comfort and luxury with a nod to the past. The favourable location in the bustling centre of Ghent and the view of the water of the Lys tempt you to spend a relaxing stay. Our young and dynamic team welcomes you every day with a sincere smile and responds to all your wishes and needs with an eye for detail and quality. Ghent River Hotel stands for carefree enjoyment!
Stay overnight at Ghent River Hotel
Getting home by the water in the heart of Ghent
Those who choose to stay overnight at the Ghent River Hotel, choose comfort and luxury with a wink to the past. Ghent River Hotel has 78 rooms and suites and offers a range of options for all budgets. The rooms are cozy and stylishly decorated and equipped with all modern comfort and facilities.
Meetings at Ghent River Hotel
If you want to meet in the centre of Ghent in a unique setting, choose the Ghent River Hotel. Ghent River Hotel has two meeting rooms and a crypt (up to 100 people), all equipped with all modern meeting and conference facilities. You can also enjoy the daylight and the beautiful view in each of these rooms. Looking for a fun activity? You can take the boats at our own jetty!
By boat to Ghent River Hotel
Ghent River Hotel is the only hotel that can be reached by boat thanks to our own jetty. With us you can also enjoy breakfast with a panoramic view over Ghent. Ghent River Hotel is known for its beautiful breakfast room with sunny terrace, located on the highest floor. An extensive breakfast buffet with oven-fresh rolls, fresh fruit, healthy cereals, freshly squeezed orange juice, pancakes and other delicacies is waiting for you. Come and enjoy without worries with us!
Boutique hotel in the centre of Ghent
Welcome to Hotel de Flandre, a charming hotel in an authentic 18th-century mansion with allure. You will stay within walking distance of the numerous sights and restaurants, but leave the hustle and bustle of the bustling city centre behind you. Every guest and overnight stay is one of a kind, just like us, but we welcome all our guests with the same warmth. This personal interaction also results in one of the largest breakfast buffets in Ghent, carefully selected to create a blissful start to the day for everyone.
Staying overnight in all splendour
A mix of authenticity and unique design
Those who choose to stay overnight in Hotel de Flandre, choose comfort and luxury with a nod to the past. The 63 charming rooms and suites are spread over two buildings. The rooms in the main building are cozy and stylishly decorated and equipped with all modern comforts and facilities. In the business wing of Hotel de Flandre, at 25m walking distance from the main building, there are 17 modern rooms. These rooms are an example of unique design and offer you all contemporary comfort.
Bussiness Wing de Flandre
Modern, comfortable rooms in our business wing
These modern rooms have the perfect atmosphere to relax or work in, perfect for the business traveller. Our business rooms are located in our business wing de Flandre, at 50m walking distance from the main building. This room type is also suitable for guests who would like to have 2 separate beds (twin room).
Meetings in Hotel de Flandre
Unique meetings tailored to your needs
Hotel de Flandre Hotel has two meeting rooms, both equipped with all modern meeting and conference facilities. You can also enjoy daylight in each of these rooms. When you meet with us, you are our top priority and that starts from the very first moment. We work out a tailor-made offer for you, according to your wishes and your needs. You have nothing to worry about.
Charming, modern hotel in a former monastery
In Monasterium Poortackere you don't just stay in Ghent, you also experience it. With us, your discovery of Ghent begins in the hotel, which is housed in a former 19th-century monastery. The hotel is a meeting between past and present and breathes peace and quiet. We challenge you to discover all the nooks and crannies of the hotel, because there are many of them. Follow your senses and let yourself be guided by the secrets of the hotel and fascinating Ghent. Get lost in the cloisters and discover the neo-Gothic chapel. We are proud to be able to preserve this piece of history and at the same time revive it. Be inspired!
Modern rooms in a historic building
At a hotel in a former monastery
Hotel Monasterium PoortAckere is housed in the buildings of a neo-Gothic monastery built in the second half of the 19th century. Here you will stay in peace and quiet in the middle of the city centre of Ghent. The striking architecture with lots of wood and high ceilings creates a unique atmosphere. The cosy courtyard garden is an oasis of peace and quiet and an extra asset. The rooms are spread over four buildings. The Comfort Rooms are located in the Virgin Wing. The Superior rooms are located in the Castle on the garden side. The Standard rooms are located on the street side in the Breedhuis and the House of the Rector. We also have some Family Rooms where up to six people can stay.
Meetings in Monasterium PoortAckere
Meetings in an exceptional location
Are you looking for an exceptional location for your seminars or meetings? Then you have come to the right place!
Our neo-Gothic monastery has a conference centre with three adapted meeting and conference rooms. Let yourself be inspired in one of our rooms and choose everything completely yourself and according to your wishes.
Events in Monasterium Poortackere
Would you like to organise a dinner in a prestigious setting? Are you looking for the ideal location for your baby shower? Or would you like to celebrate your wedding anniversary in a unique setting? It's all possible with us!
From parties in the historic setting of our St. Autbert's Church to events in the Zuidertuin: it's all possible! Hotel Monasterium PoortAckere also has a group restaurant for groups of 16 people or more.
Luxurious accommodation and breakfast with a view over Aalst
Tower Hotel offers five different room types that are distinguished by the size of the room and the configuration of the beds. If you want to stay for a longer period of time, you can choose one of the spacious apartments or studios.
Breakfast at Tower Hotel is a unique experience! The breakfast room with accompanying terrace is located on the top floor and will spoil you with a beautiful panoramic view over the city centre of Aalst.
At Tower Hotel you are our top priority!
Luxurious accommodation in the heart of Aalst
Tower Hotel Aalst offers five different room types that are distinguished by the size of the room and the configuration of the beds.
Standard room (annexe), Superior Twin, Deluxe Double, Premium Deluxe and Deluxe Triple.
All rooms have a separate bathroom with walk-in shower and/or bath, slippers, hairdryer and luxurious bath products.
Free WiFi, desk, sitting area, flat screen TV, coffee and tea, safe and air conditioning,
Breakfast is served on weekdays from 6-10am, and on weekends from 7-11am.
Longstay without worries in our apartments and studios
If you are looking for a longer stay, you have come to the right place!
Ten south-facing apartments of 60 m2 are located on the fourth and fifth floors of Tower Hotel in Aalst. Each apartment has a fully equipped kitchen, a living room, a separate bedroom and a luxurious bathroom. Tower Hotel also offers three studios, equipped with a fully equipped kitchen. As a guest, you can make free use of the gym and the private parking of the hotel.
Meetings at Tower Hotel
Meetings in complete silence and comfort are possible without worries at Tower Hotel with 171 m2 of facilities spread over four halls. We take care of your event, meeting, conference or seminar with a big smile. Tailor-made for the client, you can choose to use several rooms for breaks or to divide up a group. All rooms are interconnected and can be rented together. The room can be set up according to a desired order.
Check-in : 15:00 - 20:00.
Check-out : tot 11:00
Free Wi-Fi for every guest.
Vanaf 6u30 tot 10u
(in het weekend vanaf 7u tot 11u)
Parking op aanvraag en volgens beschikbaarheid.
Verblijft u vaker in Aalst of Gent of ontvangt u regelmatig klanten of zakenpartners? Neem dan zeker met ons contact op en wij bekijken samen met u tegen welk tarief u bij ons kunt overnachten. Met een vooraf besproken prijs bent u zeker van de beste prijs.
We bieden ook verschillende mogelijkheden aan, voor seminaries en feesten, contacteer ons voor meer informatie.
Sales & Corporate Rates:
Booking terms and conditions
- Cancellation policy for reservations up to 5 rooms:
Free of charge up to 48 hours before arrival (unless otherwise stated in individual contracts). We guarantee rooms until midnight. In case of no-show, the first two nights will be charged to the client (unless otherwise stated in individually concluded contracts).
- Cancellation policy from 5 rooms:
- Any cancellation must be confirmed by the client to the hotel in writing.
- The entire room quota can be cancelled free of charge up to 60 days in advance until the arrival of the group.
If the entire room quota is cancelled less than 60 days before the group's arrival, the following provisions apply:
- Cancellation of the entire room quota up to 45 days before arrival: 25% of the total estimated income will be charged.
- Cancellation of the entire room quota up to 30 days before arrival: 50% of the total estimated income will be charged.
- Cancellation of the entire room quota up to 10 days before arrival: 75% of the total estimated income will be charged.
- Cancellation of the entire room quota between 10 days before arrival and arrival: 100% of the total estimated income will be charged.
If you have any questions regarding individual reservations and cancellations, please contact the reception of the hotel in question:
- Hotel Gravensteen: firstname.lastname@example.org or +3292251150
- Hotel de Flandre: email@example.com or +3292660600
- Ghent River Hotel : firstname.lastname@example.org or + 3292661010
- Monasterium PoortAckere: email@example.com or +3292692210
- Tower Hotel: firstname.lastname@example.org or +3253210100
If you have any questions regarding group reservations and cancellations, please contact the reservation service of Historic Hotels Belgium:
- Reservations Department: email@example.com or +3292250000
- Sales Department: firstname.lastname@example.org or +3292250000
Terms and conditions
Historic Hotels Belgium groups the four Ghent hotels Ghent River Hotel, Hotel de Flandre, Hotel Gravensteen, Hotel Monasterium PoortAckere and Tower Hotel in Aalst. The five hotels work closely together to be able to guarantee you an optimal service at all times. All hotels follow the general and special conditions of sale of the hotel group Historic Hotels Belgium.