• Pet friendly
  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Key card access
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe
  • Baggage storage
  • Heating

The 3-star ibis Gent Centrum Opera is located in historic Ghent, a 2-minute walk from the Flemish Opera House and a 10-minute walk from Saint Bavo's Cathedral, the Belfry of Ghent and Korenmarkt Square. The hotel includes air-conditioned rooms and an on-site bar. Hotel ibis Gent Centrum Opera offers rooms with a private bathroom and satellite TV. Free WiFi is available in each room as well as in public areas of the accommodations. A breakfast buffet is available daily. The 24-hour Bar serves drinks and snacks. Other wine and dine facilities are less than 3 minutes on foot. From ibis Gent Centrum Opera, City Shopping Center Gent Zuid is an 8-minute walk away. Veldstraat Shopping District is a 3-minute walk and the Castle of the Counts is 10 minutes away. Ghent Saint Peter's Train Station is 1.6 mi from the hotel.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.0 for a two-person trip.

ibis Gent Centrum Opera has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Mar 1, 2002
Hotel chain/brand:

Property Highlights

Located in the best-rated area in Ghent, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.1

Private parking at the hotel


Select dates to see this property's availability and prices

Room Type
1 full bed
1 sofa bed
1 queen bed
Something went wrong – please try again later.
Something went wrong – please try again later.
Something went wrong – please try again later.
Something went wrong – please try again later.
Travel Sustainable Level 2
This property is making considerable investments and efforts towards becoming more sustainable. We’ve worked with experts such as Travalyst and Sustainalize to create the Travel Sustainable program – making it easier for you to experience the world more sustainably.
Guest reviews


Value for money
Free WiFi
Low score for Ghent
Select topics to read reviews:

See what guests loved the most:

  • Lindsay
    Breakfast was spectacular, ideal location, staff incredibly helpful and friendly, lovely facilities.
  • Anamarija
    The location was great. Walking distance to the city centrum.
  • Shakir
    The hotel was located in a central connecting point with easy access to the surrounding areas. The breakfast was well organized and contained a balance diet approach keeping in mind different kind of guests needs.
  • Fabián
    Close to the center, good facilities, nice staff willing to help
  • Greta
    Very clean! The staff were wonderful and so helpful. Location is perfect for walking and seeing all the sites!
  • Anne
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    From the moment we stepped into reception the staff couldn't have been more helpful and friendly. The hotel was clean, the bar was a comfortable place to sit and chat, and the breakfast was excellent. The hotel is a very short walk into the...
  • Amanda
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    pretty much everything! great location, perfect size room, bed, accommodations, food, places to charge devices in room, peace and quiet, friendly service at the front desk, and did I mention location? train stop right outside the front door and a...
  • Zoe
    Good value for money, great location, just 7' walk from the center, nice aesthetic which gives the hotel extra points, parking available, which makes a huge difference, as we traveled by car. Most of all, though, the young women at the reception...
  • Alvin
    The proximity of the location to the top attractions. A metro is right in front of the hotel which will bring you to the main station.
  • Sophie
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    - very good location, about 10mins walk to all the main sights - comfortable room - staff let me check in slightly early as my room was ready without charging extra

Property questions and answers
Browse questions from guests for anything extra you want to know about the property
The property usually replies within a few hours

  • Can you tell if you have any secure parking for Motorcycles ?

    We have an underground parking at the hotel which you can use yo store the motorcycles.
    Answered on 15 November 2019
  • Did I need to reserve car parking hotel in advance to guarantee the place ? Is it your hotel parking is interior or exterior ? How must does it cost? ..

    Our parking is upon availability when you arrive. It is an underground parking and the price is 16 euros per night. Kind regards
    Answered on 15 December 2019
  • Hello, How much is additional fee for staying with a medium size dog?

    €10 per night
    Answered on 29 July 2020
  • We are coming for the tour of Flanders sportive- can we keep bikes in our room? (as long as they are clean)

    Dear guest, We have bike storage in our parking garage which is with camera surveillance. This is free of charge. Kind Regards, Ibis Gent Opera Team
    Answered on 17 November 2019
  • Hi Do you offer bike storage? Thanks Amy

    Dear Amy We have an underground parking which you can use free of charge to store your bikes. Kind regards
    Answered on 1 July 2020
  • Do rooms have hairdryers.

    Dear Guest We have hairdryers in all our rooms. Kind regards Ibis Gent Centrum Opera
    Answered on 25 November 2021
  • Still looking?

Hotel area info *

Amenities of ibis Gent Centrum Opera

Most popular amenities
  • Private Parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Terrace
  • Bar
  • Towels
  • Towels/Sheets (extra fee)
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Alarm clock
  • Terrace
  • Dryer
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
Pets are allowed. Charges may apply.
Living Area
  • Dining area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels
  • Satellite channels
  • Radio
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Wine/Champagne
    Additional charge
  • Kid-friendly buffet
  • Snack bar
  • Bar
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Private parking is available on site (reservation is not possible) and costs € 20 per day.
  • Parking garage
  • Accessible parking
  • Public transit tickets
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
  • Lockers
  • Private check-in/out
  • Baggage storage
  • Express check-in/out
  • 24-hour front desk
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning
    Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
    Additional charge
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key card access
  • Key access
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
  • Pet bowls
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Vending machine (snacks)
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Wake-up service
  • Heating
  • Packed lunches
  • Carpeted
  • Elevator
  • Fan
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Wake-up service/Alarm clock
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Wheelchair accessible
Languages Spoken
  • German
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Dutch

House rules

ibis Gent Centrum Opera takes special requests – add in the next step!


From 2:00 PM

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


Until 12:00 PM



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 12 and above will be charged as 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 - 2 years
Crib upon request
€ 0 per child, per night

The number of cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

There are no extra beds available at this property.

All cribs are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in


Pets are allowed. Charges may apply.


When booking more than 7 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Maestro Mastercard Visa Bancontact American Express Cash Debit card ATM card ibis Gent Centrum Opera accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

This hotel was newly renovated in March 2020.

Please note that guests are required to show the credit card the booking was made with, or an authorization form signed by the credit card holder if he/she is not traveling along. Otherwise the payment will not be accepted.

Please note this is a nonsmoking hotel.

Please note that guests staying with children are requested to inform Ibis Gent Centrum Opera of the number of children and their age. Guests can do so by using the Special Requests box.

Please note that there is a circulation plan in Gent.
Guests can come to the hotel through the ‘Kortrijksepoortstraat’. Guests have 2 options:
1) You can park your car in the hotel parking lot (upon availability).
2) You park your car in the public parking ‘Savaanstraat’ (1st road to the right after the hotel)
It is no longer possible to drive through the main city center by car.
Guests can find more information on the following link on the stad gent website.
Warning: If guests enter the pedestrian zone by car, it is possible that they will receive a fine from the center of Gent.

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.

Please inform ibis Gent Centrum Opera of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

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.

License number:

FAQs about ibis Gent Centrum Opera

  • Room options at ibis Gent Centrum Opera include:

    • Double
    • Twin

  • ibis Gent Centrum Opera offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • ibis Gent Centrum Opera is 2,300 feet from the center of Ghent. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

    • The prices at ibis Gent Centrum Opera may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

    • Check-in at ibis Gent Centrum Opera is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM.