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Where should we stay in Ghent?
If you've been thinking about a trip with your children, the historic destination of Ghent is a good choice. The art scene, castle and famous monuments are just a few things that make this an attractive family holiday destination. Take to the air and fly into Antwerp (ANR-Antwerp Intl.), which is located 32.9 mi (52.9 km) from the city centre. When you're thinking about where to stay in Ghent, you might want to consider one of the 31 child-friendly hotels and other types of accommodation here.
Families on holiday have positive things to say about these places to stay:
Astoria Hotel Gent: Offers laundry facilities and free WiFi. This hotel is rated 3 stars.
Novotel Gent Centrum – Features an outdoor pool, a restaurant and laundry facilities. The overall comfort and central location make this 3-star hotel popular with guests.
NH Gent Belfort – Offers a restaurant, babysitting services and free WiFi. Guests like the overall comfort at this 4-star hotel.
When should we visit Ghent?
You're likely hoping for good weather for your family trip. You can use this information to decide when to pack up the children and head to Ghent.
- Hottest months: August, July, September and June, with an average temperature of 21°F
- Coldest months: February, January, March and December, with an average temperature of 2°F
- Driest months: May, April, July and February, with an average rainfall of 1.50 inches
- Rainiest months: December, November, September and October, with an average rainfall of 3 inches
What should we see and do in Ghent?
While you and your family are staying in Ghent, you may want to visit some family-friendly attractions such as Ghent Cloth Hall, Royal Dutch Theatre and University Auditorium. Make sure that you have lots of time for activities such as Langemunt Shopping Center and Great Butchers' Hall.Ghent is also well-known for the:
- Historical sites
- Cultural attractions
Getting around Ghent
If you want to see more of the area, ride aboard a train from Ghent-Dampoort Station, Ghent-Sint-Pieters Station or Gentbrugge Station. Ghent may not have many public transport choices so consider renting a car to explore the city.