13 Best Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Ghent, Belgium - Updated 2021

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Notably, Ghent city boasts of a nature reserve and recreation parks. This is a city that started as a settlement at the confluence of two rivers; it’s now one of the largest and richest cities in Northern Europe. It is mostly visited because of the 10-day Ghent festival held annually. There are also a few theatres in the area where you can go to enjoy an unforgettable performance. Ghent City Museum records and preserves the city’s past allowing visitors to take a trip to the region’s past. Several restaurants with traditional meals characterize the city. Trains, buses, and trams serve as the public transport connecting the different places of interest. You can also take part in various sporting activities like cycling which is popular in this exciting destination. Get yourself a great place to stay during your visit to Ghent from the list below. Read on to find out more about the best Airbnbs in Ghent, Belgium!

1. Private room in house (from USD 62)

Stay near the historic center in Bruges in this two-bedroom home. Within a 10-15 minute walk is the main center of the town. Public transport and a bus station are located near the home. A nice promenade is located next to a canal near the home. A two-minute walk away is a supermarket and a local pub. One bedroom with a double bed is available for renting and the other room is charged an extra fee in case you traveled with other members. A private bathroom with enough toiletries is also available. Guests don’t have access to the kitchen and living room but great restaurants will be recommended to guests. Private and free parking is right in front of the house.

In Bruges ...
Bruges, Flemish Region, Belgium
1021 reviews  Wifi Available
Private room in residential home 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the room also had a lovely view from the balcony window
nice room close to the city centre with all the amenities you need
excellent t location but rooms very basic with very little amenities for you to use
alexander was very thoughtful in providing a binder in the room with restaurant and bar suggestions
very nice room in a very nice house with a very nice family in a very nice city
Cleanliness:
very clean quiet and cozy
clean & big bathroom with strong hot water shower
the rooms were clean and spacious
the room was clean and comfortable
room and toilet are very clean
Host:
alex is a great host
the hosts are quite friendly and helpful
host was very warm kind and helpful
alexander and varvara were wonderful hosts
they are both friendly and helpful their hospitality and recommendations for eateries was very much appreciated
Location:
good peacefull location just 5 mins from center in bus
a nice location close to the center
additionally the location is within walking distance of all major attractions in bruges
great location for walking into bruges
really good location near the historic center
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2. Charming garden studio in the historic center (from USD 117)

Stay within walking distance to the medieval and picturesque heart of Ghent called Patershol and the iconic ancient castle of Gravensteen when you book this charming studio set in a garden right in Ghent’s historic center. The unit is equipped with amenities like a full kitchen, a TV, WiFi, and a desk if ever you need to work. It has a king bed that’s perfect for two guests. It is also easily accessible by car and is also located near a train station. You can enjoy mornings and afternoons lounging on the terrace overlooking the garden.

Charming garden studio in the historic center
384 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 2 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
good wifi connection
the place has a super nice view from the bed
what an incredible space it is quiet extremely comfortable with a ton of space functionality and beautiful touches
we honestly enjoyed our short stay in truly unique apartment of akira & aris
Cleanliness:
it was very clean and cozy
clean and comfy big bed
it was very clean private and quiet
the place was very clean and tidy
the room was clean and super cosy
Host:
the host is really friendly and helps however she can
hosts were very accommodating and responsive
and akira is a superb host
the studio was lovely and the owners were very hospitable
although we didn’t meet them they were very kind and quickly with the answers
Location:
the location is perfect
an excellent location to explore ghent
what a truly amazing location and airbnb
great location for visit to ghent
the location was perfect walking distance to all the major attractions and cafes
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3. Pet-friendly loft with rustic charm (from USD 88)

Enjoy peace and quiet in this rustic loft located 4 km (2.49 mi) away from Ghent’s city center. This rental, although located in the attic of your host’s house, has its own bathroom, kitchen, sitting area, and entrance. Bathroom essentials and linens will be provided for you. The loft has a double bed that can sleep up to two persons. If you wish to go to the city center, the hosts will lend you bicycles that you can use to pedal your way through the green bike line that will take you to your destination in about 12 minutes. Most importantly, pets are welcome in this Airbnb.

The Green Attic Ghent - free parking&bikes
269 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire loft 1 Bed 2 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
200% recommended very good loft clean cute and creative loft
Host:
really nice place kind hosts helpful and welcoming
the welcoming was very friendly as maël smees to be an open and helpful person thanks for everything maël
had a great stay in maël's airbnb beautiful decorations and a very good host
Location:
the house is in the calm area
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4. Charming room (from USD 29)

This rental is a private room that is perched on the house’s second floor. It’s a spacious and nicely decorated room that’s complete with a seating area, queen-size bed, and indoor heating. It has vast windows which let in lots of light and wonderfully frame the lovely view outside. A shared bathroom and toilet are located on the basement floor. The fully-equipped kitchen is available if you wish to prepare your own meals. This is also one of the most popular vacation rentals in Ghent, Belgium, for those traveling on business since it has internet connectivity and a laptop-friendly environment. This rental is on a quiet and calm neighborhood with a train and bus station within a walking distance.

Curiosity room in a Belle-Epoque house
Gent, Vlaanderen, Belgium
594 reviews  Wifi Available
Private room in townhouse 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
a very good wifi connection (was useful for connecting with vpn if needed work)
lovely touch in the room with some water and a kettle
amazing house only the bathroom can use an upgrade
we were provided with tea and chocolates in the room upon arrival which is very nice
the room is very commfortable and nice
Cleanliness:
overall cleanliness is quite good
it is very clean and safe
easy going person big and clean room
the room and the house in general are really clean and like the pictures
nice place the bed is perfect everything is clean communication is very good
Host:
very good and hospitality host
the host is a very kind person
very kind host and beautifull home
friendly host and very comfortable room
the host is very kind and responds quickly
Location:
the location is perfect 20 minute walk from downtown
f`s place is just 20 minutes walking from the main attractions
it’s a comfortable walking distance from the centre but there are buses as well very close by
the location is great and relatively quiet
the neighbourhood generally feels safe to walk and is not too far from the dampoort train station
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5. Private room in a Belle-Epoque house (from USD 29)

Within a 12-minute walk from the train and bus station is this charming house. Guests have access to a private room and a shared bathroom. A staircase from the entry hall leads to the first floor where the bedroom is located. The bedroom has a seat, queen-size bed, and a desk area. It also has a large window with a beautiful view of the park. A shared kitchen is available with all equipment for preparing meals. Also offered are internet connectivity and a parking space for motorbikes.

Private room in a Belle-Epoque house
Gent, Vlaanderen, Belgium
524 reviews  Wifi Available
Private room in townhouse 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the room is fully equipped with all the amenities and very comfortable
beautiful room with big windows and lovely view instant coffee comfy chairs to enjoy the rain from
nice touches of coffee water and chocolate in the room along with a useful map
host also put water tea/coffee biscuit and chocolate ready in the room
we also learned something about toilet spaces in belgium very interesting haha
Cleanliness:
beautiful bedroom clean facilities great communication
we had a great communication the apartment is super clean and the room is lovely
the room was so clean and tidy
it’s a clean carefully-maintained and comfortable place to stay
clean and wonderfully hospitable hosts
Host:
amazing hospitality the host was very welcoming and gave many recommendations
quick and friendly help from host when needed
the hosts were very lovely as well
host is polite kind and very informative
host was very nice and friendly provided plenty of information about the area
Location:
very good location near old center
the house is wonderfully furnished and located not far from the center (near gent dampoort station)
the location is close to the main attractions if you don’t mind walking (20-30 mins)
this is a fantastic location close to everything you want to see and need
lovely house in walking distance from the city centre
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6. Luxury duplex in historic center (from USD 123)

For those looking for homes for rent in Ghent can check out this is a newly renovated apartment in the heart of the city. It takes up the second and third floors of the building and there’s an art gallery on the ground floor. It is a two-bedroom home that can accommodate up to four guests. The first bedroom has a king-size bed and the other bedroom has two single beds. It also has a clean and modern bathroom with an exquisite view of the historic town. A modern kitchen with all appliances for preparation of meals and a dining table set for four are available to guests who choose to eat in. Internet connectivity, a chair, and desk create a laptop-friendly environment.

Luxury Duplex in Historic Centre
Gent, Vlaams Gewest, Belgium
417 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 3 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
having the kitchen and living space was extremely enjoyable
the apartment was very clean with all the expected amenities and appliances
nice apartment with great views and very central location
we had the most wonderful time in this apartment
Cleanliness:
beds were clean and comfortable
everything was clean and the beds were comfortable
the place was clean and lovely
bathroom large and clean
the place was clean comfortable and well furnished
Host:
oliver was a great host
oliver was an awesome host
oliver was a wonderful host
oliver was friendly and a wonderful host
excellent place oliver is a great host
Location:
good location for visiting ghent
great location for exploring ghent
the location made life very easy
amazing place close to everything
excellent location in the heart of gent
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7. Private room near the center of Ghent (from USD 40)

A walking distance from the city center, you’ll find this beautiful home. Guests have access to a private room in the entire house. The room has a double bed with a desk and chair next to it. There is also a one-person couch with storage space for your clothes. The bathroom and kitchen are shared with the host. Public transport, a train and bus station, are within a five-minute walk. Several restaurants, a bakery, and parks are just around the corner. The room has a secure lock on the door and there is also continuous internet access.

Super cool private room near the center of Ghent
319 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Private room in residential home 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the sleeping room was large and very thoughtful decorated
would highly recommend "börek & simit huis" for breakfast amazing food
the bathroom is amazing comfy beds fast wifi friendly dog- what more could you want?
stayed here for 6 nights and couldn’t have felt more comfortable
the bathroom was huge and had everything we needed that we didn’t bring with us
Cleanliness:
everything is very clean and quiet
excellent place clean comfortable rooms
huge room with a clean bathroom
the house is really clean and bright
very clean large light and airy room
Host:
hosts were exceptionally helpful
a recommendable host :)
they were also kind enough to provide maps travel info and recommended eating areas
pieter is a great host
lovely room and friendly hosts
Location:
really good location for walking to the center
great location for the train station and allows for a nice 15 min walk to the downtown area
we could easily walk to the city centre
easy to walk into town or catch bus if necessary
beautiful and cute place and very good comunication
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8. Spacious room (from USD 67)

Right at the city center next to shops is this charming Quartier Leonard home. It has plush furniture in the living area with golden-colored tables. Sleeping space is a sofa bed and a double bed designed to give a comfortable night’s sleep. The bathroom is well-designed and modern to provide a comfortable experience while inside. There is a shared kitchen in which you can prepare your own meals. Internet connectivity is also available. The home is located in the heart of the city next to various shops, restaurants, and nightlife options, which are some of the best things to do in Ghent, Belgium.

Welcome in this golden place...
306 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire townhouse 4 Beds 8 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the room is really cool with super interior and all necessary facilities
wifi was a bit spotty but we were luck to have it
we had a comfortable stay at leonard's place which has an interesting concept
we were with 6 friends and all slept very comfortable
the room has all the necessary facilities is clean has good bed and is spacious
Cleanliness:
besides that it was very clean in the room and we slept perfectly
the place is very clean
the studio is very nice and clean
very clean and good service
the room was really clean and had everything to make our stay nice
Host:
leonard is a great host
leonard is a great host
leonard was a great host
leonard was a nice host with great passion
wonderful apartment and wonderful host
Location:
the location is excellent
decent place in ideal location - cheers
great location a really short walk into the center or short walks to tram and bus stops
excellent location 10 minute walk from the main sights
the location is awesome; it is very close to the historical centre
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9. Bright and furnished studio next to the water (from USD 45)

During your holiday in Ghent, rent this furnished and bright studio in a quiet neighborhood. The cozy studio has a living area with a flat-screen TV, a small dining area, a kitchen, a full bathroom and a couch that turns into a bed for two. Free WiFi and heating are also available in the apartment. Since it is located in a very vibrant area of the city, several amazing bars, restaurants and cafes are at a short walking distance from this rental.

Cosy Studio next to the water
377 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the heater worked well and i loved the view of the sky and the river
the room was more than comfortable with speedy wifi and great coffee
it’s extremely clean quiet fast wifi for work and has a kitchen equipped for at-home meals
we had a really nice stay at kristof's apartment
exactly as expected spacious even with the bed day would highly recommend
Cleanliness:
very clean and great communication with kristof
kristof keeps the place very clean which is fantastic
the place was very clean and tidy
cleanliness was great shower worked fine
apartment was spotlessly clean and had everything you needed
Host:
kristof was an excellent host
kristof is a great host
kristof was also very helpful
super host and highly recommended
kristof is a great host and very responsive
Location:
brilliant location for a short walk into gent
the location is quite nice just a short walk from the main square
great location - easy walking distance to sights restaurants and christmas market
the location of the place is great
location of the apartment is great and within walking distance to all of the main attractions in ghent
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10. Accommodation near the city center (from USD 67)

Have complete privacy in this comfortable room in the city center. You get a king-size bed with enough beddings for a comfortable sleep. A leather couch with a glass table is next to the bed in case you need to relax. It also has a large window with an amazing view of the town center. There is a modern private bathroom with enough essentials for your stay. The kitchen is private but can be shared with visitors who want to cook and you can use the terrace/garden outdoors as a dining area. Parking space is also available on the premises.

Welcome in the world of Chanel (private)
319 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire townhouse 1 Bed 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the kitchen made it easy to prepare some coffee or simple breakfast
the channel apartment where we stayed was really nice with a lot of pop culture references
beautiful room easy check-in
the communal areas are undergoing work but the room itself was fine very comfy bed too
the room is well-decorated and tidy in which is bed is super comfortable
Cleanliness:
room was clean and nice
the room itself was clean and nicely decorated
rooms are big and clean
the room was very stylish clean and spacious
leonard‘s place is very stylish and clean with plenty of room
Host:
leonard is a great host
leonard is an excellent host
leonard was a very good host
amazing place with a friendly host
he was accessible and helpful with good advice and recommendations
Location:
super close to old town
good location and great room
perfect location to explore the city
location to all the “hot spots” was ideal
the location is just perfect - close to everything you need
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11. Andy Warhol suite (from USD 67)

Get wonderful recommendations of places to visit from a booklet and from the hosts of this wonderful home. It’s a stylish apartment in a secure area in the city. A private room with a bed and a sitting place and bathroom are available. The rental also has a comfortable king-size bed and a modern bathroom with enough essentials for your stay. The kitchen is shared and you can enjoy your meals on the terrace outside. Internet connectivity and parking are added benefits that come with staying here.

Welcome in the Andy Warhol suite (private)
Gent, Vlaanderen, Belgium
340 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire townhouse 2 Beds 5 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great rooms lots of amenities and excellent location
the andy warhol room was like staying in a museum
heating worked amazingly well and bed was cosy
the spacious room with the unique interior design is very comfortable
room was amazing too fabulous artwork
Cleanliness:
the room was clean and very groovy
it looks great and is clean and well maintained
cool space and clean
the place was very clean and the art was brilliant
leonard’s place was clean and tidy and really funkily decorated
Host:
great host as well
leonard has great info and is a great host
host went out of his way to welcome and accommodate us
leonard is a good host
leonard is a very nice host he is helpful
Location:
fantastic location so close to everything
amazing location within walking distance to most things
great location just a 10 min walk from anything
great location fun and funky
location is perfect -close to the town centre
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12. Cozy studio in city center (from USD 67)

Stay in this uniquely styled room with nice places to visit within a walking distance. It is at the city’s center next to lovely shops and restaurants. It has a floor mattress that can sleep couples or single guests. A table for two is available and can also be used as a dining area. The rental also has a modern bathroom with enough essentials for your stay. And those who prefer to prepare their own meals may use the shared kitchen. There is a garden outdoors, where you can sit and enjoy a wonderful view.

Cosy studio in city centre.
261 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire townhouse 1 Bed 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
in the room leonard has put coffee and tea for free
room was comfortable had all amenities
the room was big incredibly decorated and had many useful things such as an electric pot
it's definitely something else from your standard rooms and it was fun to stay there
Cleanliness:
the accommodation was clean and everything worked
very stylish and clean room and space
also the room is nice and clean like we saw in the pictures
the room is beautiful: spacious clean and inviting with many artistic touches
leonard’s place is clean stylish and convenient to the city center
Host:
leonard was a great host
leonard was the nicest host
he was totally friendly and chilled out
leonard was a very responsive and helpful host
inspiring visions that the host has for transforming the building into an artistic sanctuary
Location:
amazing location you can walk everywhere within minutes
great place located really close to the city centre
location is great too
good location as well
beautiful studio in a great location close to everything
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13. Sunny apartment in townhouse

Considered by many to be the best Airbnb in Ghent, this is a private room in a sunny apartment located near the park. The house has a double bed that comfortably sleeps two. It has large windows that allow sunlight in the room. The dining table for two can also be used as a laptop working space in case you’re here on business. A clean and spacious bathroom with enough essentials is also available. Behind the house is a beautiful park where you can relax and enjoy the sunlight during summer months. The Gravensteen Castle is on the same street as this apartment. The tramway to the train station stops right across the street.

Sunny apartment in townhouse next to the park
Gent, Vlaanderen, Belgium
388 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
good wifi and clean
- nice space with a lot of light large bathroom with a great douche
the one-space apartment if perfect for visiting ghent
huge space room and very open
amaryllis’s apartment was perfect for our stay in gent
Cleanliness:
clean room & bathroom
very clean and quaint
clean and well decorated room
it was sparkling clean stylish and comfortable
the apartment was clean and spacious as well
Host:
amaryllis was a great host
very responsive an welcoming host
friendly host with excellent communication
great host with amenities
amaryllis was very accommodating and her place is very cozy thanks again
Location:
excellent location very close to the castle
the location is great and very close to the city centre
awesome location near the city center of gent
perfect location for visiting the town
very good location in the heart of historical ghent
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A historic destination

Get a cultural and artistic experience while in Ghent. Its historic buildings and cultural festivals will offer you an amazing experience. And if you’re looking for places to stay in Ghent, look no further than our suggested Airbnbs. You can enjoy all these from a rental in the above list.

Frequently asked questions about Best Airbnbs In Ghent, Belgium

1. Which are the best budget Airbnbs in Ghent?

Plenty of budget Airbnbs are available in Ghent. For the best budget Airbnb options, book from one of these options: i) Charming room ii) Private room in a Belle-Epoque house iii) Sunny apartment in a townhouse iv) Private room near the center of Ghent

2. Which are the best Airbnbs near Ghent City center?

A number of best Airbnb options are available to those wishing to stay near Ghent city center. You can stay at this luxury duplex in historic center, this private room near the center of Ghent or this spacious room.

3. Which Airbnbs are best for couples?

Many Airbnbs in Ghent are suitable for couples. For the best Airbnb choices for those traveling as a couple, consider booking this cozy studio in city center or this sunny apartment in a townhouse.

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