Holiday Inn Express offers spacious rooms with free breakfast and WiFi near the E17 motorway. It is 2.5 mi from the medieval city center of Ghent. Public parking is available for a charge.

Holiday Inn Express Gent is a Green Key Eco Label-certified hotel offering a sustainable choice in Gent. The property offers a free charging station for electric vehicles.

Guests can also sit back and enjoy a drink in the Brasserie D-LYS with free WiFi available.

The hotel restaurant serves a range of international dishes in a casual setting from Monday to Thursday.

Guests can enjoy the extensive on-site fitness facilities.

Brussels and Bruges are a 30-minute train ride from the hotel and Antwerp is 38 minutes' drive away. The Belgian coast is a 40-minute drive away. Tram Line 4 GENT-UZ and bus 8 are located at walking distance from the hotel and go to Ghent's historical city center at regular intervals.

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Breakfast Info

Continental, Buffet

Private parking at the hotel

Loyal Customers

There are more repeat guests here than most other properties.

Currency Exchange: Need local currency? This property has currency exchange on site.

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Max adults: 2. Max children: 1
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  • 1 king bed
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  • 2 queen beds
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  • Manage your bookings online
  • The staff speaks English

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About Holiday Inn Express Gent, an IHG Hotel

Welcoming Booking.com guests since Feb 14, 2003

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  • Have you taken any precautions for check-in because of the coronavirus?

    We have the pleasure to confirm you that we are fully compliant with the IHG clean promise.


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    Answered on July 17, 2020
  • Do the windows open?

    Hi, Yes you can tilt the windows in the rooms. Kind regards


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    Answered on February 14, 2020
  • How near is the railway station

    Hi, Gent-Sint-Pieters train station is 2km away. You can reach it easily via Bus 19 (0.1km), Tram 4 (0.3km) or by taxi (+/- 8eur)


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    Answered on February 29, 2020
  • Has this room got a window?

    Hi, All the rooms have a window. Kind regards, Reception Team


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    Asked about: King Room • Answered on November 12, 2021
  • Hi, Is the apartment pet friendly? (we got a very polite doggy with us :) ) Thanks in advance, Kind regards, Klara Langova

    Hi, Unfortunately pets are not allowed in our hotel. Kind regards, Reception Team


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    Answered on August 10, 2021
  • Do your EV chargers have Type 2 connections?

    Yes we do have these available at our parking (2 places)


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    Answered on July 17, 2020
  • Hi, I am planning on staying with you on Friday and Saturday evening (arriving late on Friday evening). I will be arriving in an electric car and wish to charge overnight - I was wondering how many EV charging stations you have, what speed they charge at and what the pricing of this is? Many Thanks

    Hi there We have 1 loading point of 20 Amps, by end of next week we will have 2 extra of 36 Amps.


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    Answered on November 6, 2019
Hotel surroundings *
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What's nearby
  • Ghelamco Arena
    0.3 miles
  • University Hospital Ghent
    0.5 miles
  • Millions Quarter
    1.1 miles
  • S.M.A.K Gent
    1.2 miles
  • MSK Museum
    1.3 miles
  • Overpoort
    1.3 miles
  • Citadelpark
    1.3 miles
  • Executive Club Private Golf
    1.4 miles
Top attractions
  • Ghent Christmas Market
    2.3 miles
Natural Beauty
  • River Leie
    2.5 miles
  • Lake Blaarmeersen
    4.3 miles
Public transit
  • Train Merelbeke
    1.2 miles
  • Train Gent-Sint-Pieters Train Station
    1.5 miles
Closest Airports
  • Antwerp International Airport
    33.3 miles
  • Zaventem Airport
    33.7 miles
  • Ostend - Bruges International Airport
    39.8 miles
How to get to Holiday Inn Express Gent, an IHG Hotel from Zaventem Airport
    Private shuttle
    Parking available
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1 Restaurant On Site

    D-Lys

    Food: Belgian, French

    Open for: Dinner

Amenities of Holiday Inn Express Gent, an IHG Hotel
Outdoors
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Activities
  • Aerobics Off-site Additional charge
  • Live sports events (broadcast)
  • Live music/Performance Off-site Additional charge
  • Cooking class Off-site Additional charge
  • Tour or class about local culture Additional charge
  • Happy hour Additional charge
  • Themed dinners Off-site Additional charge
  • Bike tours Additional charge
  • Walking tours Additional charge
  • Movie nights Off-site Additional charge
  • Stand-up comedy Off-site Additional charge
  • Bar crawls Additional charge
  • Temporary art galleries Off-site
  • Water sports facilities on site Additional charge
  • Racquetball Off-site Additional charge
  • Horseback riding Off-site Additional charge
  • Bowling Off-site Additional charge
  • Cycling Off-site
  • Canoeing Off-site Additional charge
  • Golf course (within 2 miles) Additional charge
  • Tennis court Off-site Additional charge
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Chocolate/Cookies Additional charge
  • Fruit Additional charge
  • Bottle of water
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Kid-friendly buffet
  • Kids' meals Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Private parking is available on site (reservation is not possible) and costs EUR 19 per day.
  • Accessible parking
  • Electric vehicle charging station
  • Secure parking
Transportation
  • Airport drop-off Additional charge
  • Airport pickup Additional charge
  • Public transit tickets Additional charge
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
  • Lockers
  • Baggage storage
  • Currency exchange
  • Express check-in/out
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Baby safety gates
  • Board games/Puzzles
  • Babysitting/Child services Additional charge
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Suit press Additional charge
  • Ironing service Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying Additional charge
  • Business center
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
General
  • Convenience store on site
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Airport shuttle (additional charge)
  • Vending machine (snacks)
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Hypoallergenic room available
  • Heating
  • Car rental
  • Packed lunches
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Elevator
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
Accessibility
  • Bathroom emergency cord
  • Lowered sink
  • Raised toilet
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Wheelchair accessible
Health & Wellness Facilities
  • Fitness
  • Massage Additional charge
  • Fitness center
Languages Spoken
  • German
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Dutch
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Check-in

2:00 PM - 12:00 AM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in

Check-out

12:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 18 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 3 years
Crib by request
Free

Additional fees are not calculated automatically in the total cost and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

The maximum number of cribs allowed depends on the room you choose. Double-check the maximum capacity for the room you selected.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

Groups

When booking more than 6 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

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The fine print

Brasserie D-LYS is open from Monday - Thursday. Opening hours Brasserie D-LYS on weekdays: 17:00 - 23:00 hours.

The Lobby bar is open from 08:00 - 22:00 hours daily.

For the use of baby cots the hotel needs to be contacted before arrival. Contact details appear on the Booking Confirmation issued by this site.

Please note that pets are not allowed, except for guide dogs.

Please note that city tax only needs to be paid by guests of 18 years and older.

Please note that private parking is possible on site (reservation is not possible) and costs EUR 19 per day.

Please note that the extra bed policy for children is only applicable on the family room.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Food and beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Spa and gym facilities at this property are unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

Due to coronavirus (COVID-19), this property adheres to strict physical distancing measures.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), wearing a face mask is mandatory in all indoor common areas.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

FAQs about Holiday Inn Express Gent, an IHG Hotel

  • Holiday Inn Express Gent, an IHG Hotel offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Fitness center
    • Massage
    • Cycling
    • Bowling
    • Tennis court
    • Canoeing
    • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    • Racquetball
    • Stand-up comedy
    • Temporary art galleries
    • Tour or class about local culture
    • Themed dinners
    • Live music/Performance
    • Water sports facilities on site
    • Horseback riding
    • Walking tours
    • Aerobics
    • Bar crawls
    • Fitness
    • Happy hour
    • Cooking class
    • Movie nights
    • Live sports events (broadcast)
    • Bike tours

  • The following parking options are available to guests staying at Holiday Inn Express Gent, an IHG Hotel (subject to availability):

    • Parking on site
    • Private Parking
    • Parking
    • Secure parking
    • Electric vehicle charging station
    • Accessible parking

  • Room options at Holiday Inn Express Gent, an IHG Hotel include:

    • Twin/Double
    • Double
    • Family

  • Holiday Inn Express Gent, an IHG Hotel has 1 restaurant:

    • D-Lys

  • The prices at Holiday Inn Express Gent, an IHG Hotel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Holiday Inn Express Gent, an IHG Hotel by:

    • Airport shuttle (arranged by property) 1h

  • Holiday Inn Express Gent, an IHG Hotel is 2.4 miles from the center of Ghent.

  • Guests staying at Holiday Inn Express Gent, an IHG Hotel can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 7.0).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Buffet

  • Check-in at Holiday Inn Express Gent, an IHG Hotel is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM.