Would you like to escape to Ghent for a romantic weekend? With its extensive network of canals, its architecture, its bike rides and its evening light walks, Ghent is the ideal city for a romantic getaway or even for a day.
In this guide you will find a selection of places to spend a romantic night in Ghent and its surroundings. It can be a luxurious hotel, a typical B&B , a small studio in jungle mode or a private spa.
We have tried to gather places for all budgets. If you don't find what you are looking for in this list, don't hesitate to visit Let's Go My Love. You will find many other romantic places all over Belgium and selected with care. Have a nice reading!
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For a romantic night in Ghent, we recommend the Grand Boutique Hotel Reylof. Located in the centre of the city, this magnificent 4* hotel has an excellent gastronomic restaurant and a large spa area. Looking for a more original experience? Head to 1898 The Post. This luxury boutique hotel is housed in a former post office. The history of the building is reflected in the names of the rooms: choose between The Stamp, The Envelope, The Letter or The Postcard and enjoy a breathtaking view of the city.
We love The Green Attic This rare gem near the centre of Ghent offers rates from €75 per night. The perfect little hideaway for a weekend for two! The loft is incredibly cosy and warm. After spending the day walking around the city, you can slip into the large bathtub, surrounded by plants and lit by the soft light of the garlands... romantic atmosphere guaranteed. Available dates are going fast, so don't hesitate!
We recommend that you visit the Grand Boutique Hotel Reylof. Located right in the centre of the city, this charming 4* hotel has an excellent gourmet restaurant as well as an extensive spa area, which is available to hotel guests for €50 per hour and a half upon reservation. The Reylof Spa includes an infrared sauna, a Finnish sauna, a relaxation room, a gym and a 25m² wellness pool. Rest is guaranteed! If you prefer a more intimate and entirely private place, we recommend Mil'eau: the perfect compromise between an unusual stay and absolute comfort! The place consists of a private wellness area, including a jacuzzi, sauna and infrared cabin. You will spend the night with your head in the stars in the glass bubble, perfect for a romantic atmosphere.
Situated 30 minutes from Ghent in the green Lys valley, Hoeve La Cascina is a former farmhouse that has been transformed into a luxury boutique hotel. With its own private beach, this nugget with the enchanting atmosphere of a thousand and one nights has 10 elegant rooms, two of which are equipped with an 80m² wellness room with private garden. The nature and tranquillity of the estate are particularly appreciated here, as is the rich breakfast buffet with local culinary delights. To top it all off, you can even book a duo massage. A bucolic and exotic stay awaits you!
A true haven of peace in the center of Ghent, Shelter 7 is a modern 3-story apartment designed by Belgian architect Raymond Jacquemyns. We love the raw materials and the minimalist design of the place. We also like the fireplace in the living room and the sunny terrace, perfect for having breakfast. Ideally located at 15 min walk from the Korenmarkt square in Ghent, B&B Snooz Inn offers bright accommodation with a modern design. The soft bedding, the sauna shower and the large windows make the place very pleasant! Still not convinced? Check out B&B Great Gewad: this little gem in the heart of Ghent has 4 large guest rooms and 3 private apartments. We particularly appreciate the greenhouse on the rooftop, where you can enjoy a breathtaking view of the city.
Visit Fiertelmeers B&B, an elegant and uniquely decorated 5-room guesthouse located 40 km from Ghent. Choose the Botanical room with its exotic atmosphere and enjoy its beautiful golden bathtub in an island. The loft The Green AtticThe loft, a cozy little nest in the center of Ghent, also has a large white bathtub in an island, which gives the place a special charm. Please note that all the facilities are located in one room, except for the toilet.
We advise you to book one of the 3 large rooms of the charming B&B Snooz Inn, ideally located at 15 min walk from the center of Ghent. The Deluxe Double Room has a patio, a home cinema, a steam bath and a shower with hydromassage jets. The Superior Suite has a private terrace, a home cinema and a rain shower with chromotherapy. Finally, the Deluxe Suite has a private terrace, a flat screen TV and a steam and rain shower with chromotherapy.
Here is a selection of romantic places with jacuzzi in Ghent and its surroundings: Zenzibar, in addition to a heated outdoor pool, also has a private indoor jacuzzi. Mil' eau: for those who love unusual accommodation, this glass bubble located in a large tropical garden has a private indoor jacuzzi. Fiertelmeers B&B has an outdoor jacuzzi in its wellness area "Le Chalet". Hoeve La Cascina has two suites with a wellness area and private jacuzzi: the Wellness suite Countryside and the Wellness suite Oriental.
For an unusual and romantic stay, we highly recommend an overnight stay at Zenzibar. Located only 30 minutes from Ghent, this beautiful 125m² villa is fully private and has all the facilities you need to enjoy a romantic moment hors du temps , including an indoor jacuzzi, a hammam, a sauna and an outdoor pool.
For a romantic weekend, book one of the 38 rooms and suites at 1898 The Post, which offer a breathtaking view of the city. Our favourite? The Carriage with private terrace: this cosy duplex is the only room in the hotel with a private terrace with table and seating. On the first floor you will find a white marble bathroom and a comfortable king size bed. The Cobbler is the hotel's intimate bar and a must-see. Enjoy a drink in a cosy atmosphere.
This is the end of this guide to romantic getaways in Ghent! We hope it has met your expectations. Many of these places include a private bath or jacuzzi, making your stay even more enjoyable.
If you book, don't forget to mention Let's Go My Love during the booking, it makes your partners happy! And, for some places, we even offer you cashback on your return, notably Shelter 7.
For even more inspiration on other cities to visit for lovers in Belgium, feel free to continue your search on Let's Go My Love. You will find castles, cabins, hotels, spas and many other romantic accommodations.