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Set in a townhouse in the heart of historical Ghent, a 5-minute walk from St Nicholas’ Church, the Belfry and Gravensteen’s castle, you can find Schopenhauer. Offering free WiFi, this property also consists of wellness facilities and bicycle rental services.

Rooms feature a seating area and a coffee machine. Each unit comes with a private bathroom with a bath or shower, a hairdryer, free toiletries and bathrobes. Some rooms have their own hammam and are air-conditioned.

For breakfast, lunch, or dinner, guests can visit one of the many establishments in the immediate surroundings.

The Schopenhauer is 1,950 feet from St Bavo’s Cathedral and 0.7 mi from St Peter’s Square and Abbey. It is 1.7 mi from the bed and breakfast to Ghent St Peter’s Train Station. From here, you can travel to Bruges (35 minutes) and Brussels (45 minutes).

This is our guests' favorite part of Ghent, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.8 for a two-person trip.

Schopenhauer has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Oct 22, 2014

Property Highlights

Located in the top-rated area in Ghent, this property has an excellent location score of 9.8!

Want a great night's sleep? This property was highly rated for its very comfy beds.


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Set in a townhouse in the heart of historical Ghent, a 5-minute walk from St Nicholas’ Church, the Belfry and Gravensteen’s castle, you can find Schopenhauer. Offering free WiFi, this property also comprises wellness facilities. Rooms feature a seating area and a coffee machine. Each unit comes with a private bathroom with a bath or shower, a hairdryer, free toiletries and bathrobes. Some rooms have their own hammam and are air-conditioned. For breakfast, lunch, or dinner, guests can visit one of the many establishments in the immediate surroundings. The Schopenhauer is 600 metres from St Bavo’s Cathedral and 1.2 km from St Peter’s Square and Abbey. It is 2.8 km from the bed and breakfast to Ghent St Peter’s Train Station. From here, you can travel to Bruges (35 minutes) and Brussels (45 minutes).
Languages spoken: English,French,Dutch
Area Info *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
Excellent location – show map
What's nearby
  • St Michael's Church
    0.1 miles
  • St Michael's Bridge
    0.1 miles
  • Flanders Opera Ghent
    0.2 miles
  • St. Nicholas' Church
    0.2 miles
  • Graslei and Korenlei Ghent
    0.2 miles
  • Belfry of Ghent
    0.2 miles
  • Ghent Christmas Market
    0.3 miles
  • NTGent
    0.3 miles
  • Design Museum Ghent
    0.3 miles
  • Great Butchers' Hall
    0.3 miles
Restaurants & cafes
  • Restaurant Eat Love Pizza
    0 miles
  • Restaurant Kastart
    0.1 miles
  • Restaurant Eat Love Lasagne
    0.1 miles
  • Cafe/Bar Patrick Foley's
    0.1 miles
  • Cafe/Bar The Glengarry
    0.3 miles
  • Cafe/Bar Bar Belien
    0.4 miles
Top attractions
  • Gent-Sint-Pieters Train Station
    1.1 miles
Closest Airports
  • Antwerp International Airport
    33.1 miles
  • Zaventem Airport
    34.9 miles
  • Ostend - Bruges International Airport
    38.6 miles
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Amenities of Schopenhauer
Bathroom
  • Towels
  • Guest bathroom
  • Slippers
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Bathrobe
  • Hairdryer
Bedroom
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
Outdoors
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • Terrace
Kitchen
  • Dining table
Room Amenities
  • Clothes rack
Activities
  • Temporary art galleries
  • Turkish/Steam Bath
Living Area
  • Dining area
  • Sofa
  • Sitting area
Food & Drink
  • Wine/Champagne
  • Tea/Coffee maker
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Public parking is available at a location nearby (reservation is not needed) and costs EUR 10 per day.
Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Airport shuttle (additional charge)
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)
  • Private check-in/out
  • Baggage storage
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key access
General
  • Adults only
  • Smoke-free property
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Heating
  • Private entrance
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • French
  • Dutch
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Sustainability initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

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Check-in

4:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Check-out

8:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Cancellation/
prepayment

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Children & Beds

Child policies

Children not allowed.

Crib and extra bed policies

There's no capacity for cribs at this property.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Maestro Mastercard Visa Bancontact Schopenhauer accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.


Smoking

Smoking is not allowed.

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

The fine print

Please inform Schopenhauer of your expected arrival time at the latest at 12:00 on the day of arrival. You can contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation.

Please inform Schopenhauer 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.

FAQs about Schopenhauer

  • Schopenhauer is 1,300 feet from the center of Ghent.

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

  • Schopenhauer offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Turkish/Steam Bath
    • Temporary art galleries

  • Room options at Schopenhauer include:

    • Suite
    • Double

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Schopenhauer by:

    • Train 1h 30min

  • Check-in at Schopenhauer is from 4:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:30 AM.