Based on 200 reviews TripAdvisor Traveller Rating 4.5 out of 5

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Hotel Description

3.5-star hotel near Gravensteen Castle

Heart of Ghent

With a stay at this Ghent City Centre hotel, you'll be steps from Korenmarkt Square and St. Michael's Bridge. Gravensteen Castle and St. Nicholas' Church are also within half a mile (1 km).

Bar/lounge

A bar/lounge and a 24-hour front desk are featured at this hotel, along with self parking. WiFi in public areas is free. Express check-out, dry cleaning, and luggage storage are also on offer.

Free WiFi, flat-screen TVs

The 37 soundproofed guestrooms offer free WiFi and minibars. Flat-screen TVs come with satellite channels, and other amenities include room service and premium bedding.

Room (The Stamp)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
C$212 per night

Room (The Carriage)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Suite, Tower

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Suite (Suite 23)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Junior Suite (Junior Suite 39)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Suite (Suite 19)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

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About the 1898 The Post

Location Graslei 16, Ghent, 9000

Property Features

As a guest of 1898 The Post, you'll find tour/ticket assistance, concierge services, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby. Public spaces have free WiFi. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. 1898 The Post also features dry cleaning/laundry services, room service (during limited hours), and express check-out. For a fee, parking is available. This 3.5-star Ghent hotel is smoke free.

  • 37 guestrooms or units
  • Bar or lounge
  • 1 conference room
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-out
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Property
  • Free WiFi
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Free cribs/infant beds

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Self parking (surcharge) , Offsite parking reservations required

Transport

  • Airport: Brussels (BRU-Brussels - National)
  • Train station: Ghent-Sint-Pieters Station (3.5 km / 2.2 mi)
  • Parking: Self parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

1898 The Post offers 37 air-conditioned accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature minibars and espresso makers. Each accommodation is individually decorated. Beds feature premium bedding. Flat-screen televisions come with premium satellite channels. Bathrooms include showers, bathrobes, designer toiletries, and complimentary toiletries. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include complimentary newspapers, safes, and phones. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottled water and hair dryers. Hypo-allergenic bedding and irons/ironing boards can be requested. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Minibar
  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • Flat-screen television
  • Satellite channels
  • Premium channels
  • Espresso maker
  • Electric kettle
  • Luxury bedding
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Shower
  • Cribs (free)
  • Rollaway beds (surcharge)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Newspapers (free)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Bathrobes
  • Designer toiletries
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board available
  • Blackout drapes
  • Sound-insulated rooms
  • Exterior corridor access
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Unique decor
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy buffet breakfast daily from 7 AM to 10:30 AM.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 3 PM
  • Check-in time ends at midnight
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-out

  • Check-out by noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for EUR 35.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • No pets allowed

Policies

Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve onsite parking. Guests with cars will only be able to reach the property if their license plate is registered by the hotel prior to arrival. Please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking if you would like to drive up to the entrance or parking lot.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. Special cancellation policies or charges may apply for group reservations (more than 8 rooms for the same property / stay dates).

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 3.0 per person, per night

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property, but they may vary based on length of stay or the room booked.

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: EUR 25 for adults and EUR 12.5 for children (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: EUR 20.00 per day
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability)
  • Rollaway beds are available for an additional fee

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

You should know

  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.
*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.