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ibis budget Gent Centrum Dampoort

Waterfront hotel with bar/lounge, near St. Bavo's Abbey

  • Free WiFi
From
A$95

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Due to COVID-19, this property’s food and beverage options may be limited.

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8.4.Very good.
  • Helpful staff. Gave me information about old city, restaurants, train station

    Sep. 7, 2019

  • Great location and clean, attractive accommodations. Staff was exceptionally nice. Would…

    May 28, 2021

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Official standards

This property advises that it adheres to ALLSAFE (Accor Hotels) and COVID-19 Guidelines (CDC) cleaning and disinfection practices.

Enhanced health and safety measures

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures

Guests rated location

Walkable
Quiet
Convenient
Easy parking
Safe
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking available
  • Non-smoking
  • Air Conditioning

Property highlights

Main amenities

  • 119 smoke-free guestrooms
  • Breakfast available
  • Bar/lounge
  • Self parking
  • UNESCO Sustainable Property
  • 24-hour front desk

For families

  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Private bathroom
  • Television
  • Hair dryer
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Lift

What’s around

  • On the waterfront
  • Saint Bavo Cathedral - 21 min walk
  • Gravensteen Castle - 22 min walk
  • St. Bavo's Abbey - 11 min walk
  • Portus Ganda - 14 min walk
  • Ghent Museum of Industrial Archeology and Textiles - 16 min walk

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Enter dates for 2 guests

  • Room, 3 Single Beds
  • Room, 1 Double Bed
  • Room, 2 Single Beds

What’s around

Landmarks

  • On the waterfront
  • Saint Bavo Cathedral - 21 min walk
  • Gravensteen Castle - 22 min walk
  • St. Bavo's Abbey - 11 min walk
  • Portus Ganda - 14 min walk
  • Ghent Museum of Industrial Archeology and Textiles - 16 min walk
  • Friday Market Square - 19 min walk
  • Belfry of Ghent - 21 min walk
  • Korenmarkt Square - 24 min walk
  • Ghent ICC - 43 min walk
  • Flanders Expo - 7.4 mi / 12 km

Getting around

  • Brussels Airport (BRU) - 34.3 miles/55.3 km
  • Ghent-Dampoort Station - 6 min walk
  • Wondelgem Station - 6 min drive
  • Merelbeke Station - 8 min drive
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At a glance

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 119 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 5 floors

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Check-out time is noon
  • Express check-in/out

Restrictions related to your trip

  • COVID-19 alert: Travel requirements are changing rapidly, including need for pre-travel COVID-19 testing and quarantine on arrival.
  • Due to COVID-19, this property’s food and beverage options may be limited.

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. Due to COVID-19, this property's food and beverage options may be limited pursuant to local regulations.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Parking

  • Onsite self parking (EUR 12 per night; includes in/out privileges)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site
  • Onsite parking limited
  • Electric vehicle charging point on site
  • Height restrictions apply for onsite parking

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
*See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Bar/lounge

Things to do

  • Bicycle rentals on site

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Luggage storage

Facilities

  • Lift

Accessibility

  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Low-height counters/sink
  • Grab bar - near toilet

Languages Spoken

  • Dutch
  • English
  • French

In the room

Home comforts

  • Air conditioning

Sleep well

  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Soundproofed rooms

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Hair dryer

Be entertained

  • 32-inch LCD TV
  • Satellite TV channels

Stay connected

  • Free WiFi

Special features

Awards and affiliations

This property has signed the UNESCO Sustainable Tourism Pledge.

Small print

Also known as

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Optional extras

Self parking costs EUR 12 per night with in/out privileges

Buffet breakfast is offered for an extra charge of EUR 8 per person (approximately)

Policies

Parking height restrictions apply.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit, and window guards on site.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of ALLSAFE (Accor Hotels).

This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of COVID-19 Guidelines (CDC).

This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly).

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Special cancellation policies or charges may apply for group reservations (more than 8 rooms for the same property / stay dates).

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash.

Mandatory fees

You’ll be asked to pay the following charges at check-in or check-out:
  • A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 3.00 per person, per night

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs

  • Yes, ibis budget Gent Centrum Dampoort does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
  • Yes. Self parking costs EUR 12 per night. Parking spots may be limited. Electric vehicle charging is available.
  • Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
  • You can check in starting at 2 PM. Check-out time is noon. Express check-in and check-out are available.
  • Yes. Nearby restaurants include Noah (6-min walk), Franzgustav (9-min walk), and Clouds in my coffee (9-min walk).
  • Recommended spots to visit include St. Bavo's Abbey (11-min walk) and Portus Ganda (14-min walk), along with Ghent Museum of Industrial Archeology and Textiles (0.8 mi) and Friday Market Square (1 mi).
8.4.Very good.
  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Nice , clean and close to town centre . Good value for money , all what you could expect from Ibis Budget hotel.

    Seb, 1 night family trip, Jul. 17, 2020

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Unreservedly recommend this hotel

    Great budget hotel to stay whilst exploring the beautiful city of Ghent, of which the centre is less than 20 mins walk away via charming streets. Staff extremely helpful & courteous, and the ingenious 3rd bed system makes it an economical stay when you are a family of 3. Plus there is parking in the basement at a very reasonable rate - what is not to like?

    Nick, 1 night family trip, Jul. 16, 2020

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Good location and value for money

    A brand new hotel, clean and comfy, plus not far from the historic center and the Dampoort train station. The stuff was very friendly. I had a breakfast there which for 8e offered a good value for money. Overall, I'd recommend the hotel to anyone.

    1 night business trip, Jul. 14, 2020

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  • 8.0.Very good

    Hat you get for the price is correct.

    Coffee and tea in the room is quite needed and this is what u missed there.

    3 night trip, Jun. 21, 2020

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Good location, just 15 min walking to the city center, and nice staff.

    2 night family trip, Feb. 9, 2020

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  • 8.0.Very good

    Only one towel per person, that's a bit tight!

    4 night business trip, Feb. 4, 2020

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    The hotel was excellent; the surrounding area rather dreary. The view from the room was not too bad

    stewart, 2 night trip, Nov. 21, 2019

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Basic but very clean and comfortable hotel

    One of the best Ibis Budget hotels that I have stayed in, very clean and the bed was exceptionally comfortable. Easy 12-15 minute amble to the centre

    Darren, 1 night trip, Oct. 27, 2019

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Very convenient for transportation as it resides at a 7 minute walking distance from Dampoort Station. It’s also roughly a 20 minute walk from Ghent city center so you don’t even need to take any bus or public transportation. The location was amazing and helpful. The rooms are super modern, clean and contain all amenities. The staff were very helpful and allowed us an early check-in. If you’re coming to Ghent, this is definitely the place to stay.

    Youssef, 3 night trip with friends, Oct. 26, 2019

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  • 8.0.Very good

    Perfect for overnight stay - and watching KAA Gent

    Apart from a slow check in,hotel ‘does what it says on the tin’.5 minute walk from Dampoort Train/Bus Station and a 15 minute meander into town.Lovely town- where you might think you are in Holland.

    Mark, 1 night trip with friends, Oct. 23, 2019

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