Fully equipped kitchen and dining area. Dish washer / cooker with 4 burners / hot air oven-microwave-grill / fridge / coffeemakerDining area with living room in the background
RAAMHOF Comfort apt citycenter 6p
RAAMHOF Comfort apt citycenter 6p
6 guests
2 bedrooms
5 beds
1 bath
6 guests
2 bedrooms
5 beds
1 bath
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The space

This brand new 4+2 apartment is located in the heart of the Ghent nearby the castle and historical Graslei. The famous towers, small restaurants and shopping areas are all within short walking distance. It is a very comfortable apartment in a quiet street.

The apartment has 2 bedrooms with each luxurious box spring beds that can be separated into 4 single beds in total, a bathroom with walk in shower, bath and a fully equipped open kitchen. The living room has 2 sofas of which one is a comfortable double sofa bed. Free use of digital TV and WiFi. Large windows generates a lot of natural light. The solid wood furniture gives the apartment a warm feeling.

You can expect a very comfortable stay right in the heart of the exciting city. The apartment is so centrally situated that you can visit almost everything within a very short walking distance. Within walking distance:
- Secured parking lot: 120 m (130 yd)
- Coffee shops and restaurants: 200 m (220 yd)
- Supermarket: 140 m (150 yd)
- Tourist office: 550 m (600 yd)
- Castle of Counts 't Gravensteen: 500 m (550 yd)
- Graslei: 500 m (550 yd)
- Patershol area: 750 m (820 yd)
- Shopping district: 650 m (700 yd)

We hope to see you soon!

minimum duration: the amount of the rent must be at least 305 euro (410 dollar)
Parking in the center of Ghent costs 11 euro for 24h, also in the parking lot.

Guest access

The whole apartment and the entrance hall with place for bikes (only on request).

Interaction with guests

You can call me on (PHONE NUMBER HIDDEN) or mail me at (EMAIL HIDDEN)

Amenities
Family/kid friendly
Internet
Kitchen
Wireless Internet
Always communicate through Airbnb
To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.
House Rules
No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Check-in is anytime after 5PM
Check out by 11AM
Self check-in with keypad
Security deposit is $619

No smoking, no pets, no parties.

Cancellations

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Kevin User Profile
May 2017
We had a great time at Simon's place. He really made us feel welcome, with great communication and a lot of useful info before we arrived. The apartment itself was very clean and comfortable. The location was also great, within easy walking distance of most of the sites.

Barbara User Profile
September 2015
Simon was extraordinarily helpful. Our arrival/departure from Ghent didn't coincide with normal check-in hours but he invited us to leave our bags in the secure lobby of the flat on arrival and stay well into the afternoon on our departure day, as the flat wasn't rented for the following day. He also provided lots of useful info about the city. The flat was very clean, bright, uncluttered, and well-stocked, including with some food staples--and a bottle of cremant in the fridge. Although it didn't have a view of the old centre, the flat was very well situated on a quiet lane just a couple of blocks from Gravenstein and the canals as well from services such as grocery stores and cafes. There was even a small outdoor area with a table, although the wet weather didn't allow us to use it. A real find, managed by a very considerate host.

Margaret User Profile
June 2015
We had an amazing stay at Simon's apartment. It's in a great location, the apartment is large, clean and has everything you need. Simon was a great host - accommodating, easy to communicate with and very helpful. We had a great stay!

Alison User Profile
April 2015
Simon was extremely helpful leading up to our visit - we appreciated receiving the directions and information about the area. The apartment was clean, modern and perfect for a stay with a toddler. Thanks for a great visit to Belgium!

Lynn User Profile
February 2015
Simon was fantastic, welcomed us at the agreed time and had a chilled bottle of bubby for us! The apartment is amazing- modern finishings, super clean, quiet and fully appointed with all the ingredients you would need to start your personal groceries going. The location was perfect for us, we walked everywhere but the tram just down the street was very convenient to get to the train station upon departure. we would recommend this property to everyone we know!

Jaclyn User Profile
October 2014
Our experience with Simon and his apartment was beyond fantastic! Simon was excellent at communicating, and provided very clear detailed instructions for navigating to the apartment, getting settled, all of the features of the apartment, as well as numerous detailed recommendations for sights and amenities near the apartment. Simon was organized, easy to deal with, and extremely responsive to emails - an absolute pleasure! The apartment itself was immaculate, with everything we needed at our fingertips. The place was bright, clean, modern, yet cozy. The couches were awesome to sink into after a day on our feet, the bed was very comfortable, and the shower was spacious with plenty of hot water. The kitchen was well-appointed with all the necessary basics, plus a bonus pod coffee maker, espresso maker, dishwasher, etc. WiFi was great, no connectivity issues, and it was a treat not having to worry about losing physical keys with the apartment's innovative keyless entry system. The washer and dryer were a definite plus, as was the roof-top terrace. The apartment is located in a neighbourhood that was so well-situated to explore central Ghent right outside your door. You are just moments away from all of the historical sights, plus great bustling squares with excellent cafés, restaurants, pubs, and more. Easy tram access from the train station, or a pleasant ~30 minute walk. We thoroughly enjoyed the apartment, and fell in love with Ghent. We had originally planned to explore much more of Flanders, but found ourselves happiest staying in town exploring Ghent and enjoying the city, its history, and its people. Some of our favourites included the STAM museum where you could learn about the history of the city of Ghent itself, the Castle of the Counts and its macabre torture collection, climbing the Belfort for the view and to watch how the bells chimed, the local vintage jazz bar around the corner called the Hotsy Totsy with its boardgame collection, and the great waffles and coffee at Mokabon. Ghent felt welcoming, and offered lots to see and do, without feeling completely over crowded with tourists - a true gem!

Jordan User Profile
August 2014
We had a wonderful stay at Simon's apartment in Ghent. The apartment was great and had everything we needed. From the first point of contact through air bnb it was quick and easy. Prior to our arrival Simon sent me great information about the area and his suggestions on where to eat and where to shop which we found very helpful. The apartment itself was very clean and comfortable. The rooftop was pretty cool as well. We didn't get a chance to take advantage of it as we have young kids and didn't want them up there, but definitely a cool spot to have drinks or a meal. We arrived late at night so when we were dropped off and not knowing where we were going I will admit I was a little apprehensive as the entrance is down a narrow street which almost looks like an alley. But once the morning came it was completely different and we got to know the area which was very safe. The area is fantastic as it is a close walk to where all the action is. As well so close to a grocery store, coffee, pastries....the location definitely was a bonus. There were 5 of us and it was more than enough room. Simon also checked in with us to make sure we made it into the apartment okay and offered his assistance throughout our stay. I highly recommend Simon's apartment not only for the apartment but for easy and quick communication with Simon.

Ghent, BelgiumJoined in May 2013
Simon User Profile

I am the dad of a beautiful daughter and son. I love life, my family and cooking.
Travelling is something I love to do. Nice cities, great landscapes or the sea side. I love it all as long as I can avoid the tourist traps and overcrowded places with bad food.

Languages: English, Français, Nederlands
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within a few hours

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