KunstenkwartierGhent

Love libraries, bars and university life? Get away to Kunstenkwartier!

Head to sights like Book Tower and St. Peter's Square as you discover Kunstenkwartier—a walkable area also known for its bars.

Top hotels in Kunstenkwartier

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
ibis Gent Centrum Opera
ibis Gent Centrum Opera
2 out of 5
Nederkouter 24, Ghent
The price is £62 per night

Located in Kunstenkwartier, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of St. Nicholas' Church, Ghent University and St. Michael's Bridge. Belfry of Ghent and Saint ...

3.8/5Good! (10 reviews)
Cycling trip

"I have used this hotel many times, the rooms are small but clean, the staff are always friendly and helpful, the breakfast is worth getting!"…"

Reviewed on 7 Mar 2020

ibis Gent Centrum Opera
Casa Blanca Ghent
Casa Blanca Ghent
3 out of 5
Kortrijksepoortstraat 207, Ghent
The price is £90 per night

Located in Kunstenkwartier, this apartment building is within 1 mile (2 km) of Book Tower, Saint Bavo Cathedral and Gravensteen Castle. Flanders Expo is 2.3 ...

4.2/5Excellent! (9 reviews)

"Perfect location between the city center and the Gent Sint-Pieter train station. Right on the 1 tram line as well which runs between these locations. Room was great and the manager was very accommodating. Clean, safe and secure. Ghent in a wonderful place."…"

Reviewed on 5 May 2019

Casa Blanca Ghent
The Hide
The Hide
3.5 out of 5
Nederkouter 134, Ghent

Located in Kunstenkwartier, this apartment building is within a 15-minute walk of Ghent University and Saint Bavo Cathedral. Gravensteen Castle and Flanders ...

4.9/5Exceptional! (16 reviews)
Most AMAZING stay in Ghent!

"We absolutely LOVED our stay at The Hide. Overall the property was really cool and we had a lovely spacious room with lots of natural light. The interiors were well thought with a lot of small quirky details. There was lot to discover around the room and the building, and it made the stay feel very ..."…"

Reviewed on 11 Nov 2019

The Hide
Pillows Grand Boutique Hotel Reylof Ghent
Pillows Grand Boutique Hotel Reylof Ghent
4.5 out of 5
Hoogstraat 36, Ghent
The price is £123 per night

Located in the heart of Ghent, this luxury hotel is within a 10-minute walk of School of Yesteryear, Gravensteen Castle, and Saint Bavo Cathedral. St. Michael's ...

4.8/5Exceptional! (344 reviews)

"It's a well run city centre hotel. Near the centre good restaurants nearby."…"

Reviewed on 18 Mar 2020

Pillows Grand Boutique Hotel Reylof Ghent
ibis budget Gent Centrum Dampoort
ibis budget Gent Centrum Dampoort
2.5 out of 5
Kleindokkaai 27, Ghent, BE
The price is £58 per night

Located in the heart of Ghent, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of St. Bavo's Abbey and Portus Ganda. Ghent Museum of Industrial Archeology and Textiles ...

4.1/5Very Good! (374 reviews)

"Good location, just 15 min walking to the city center, and nice staff."…"

Reviewed on 15 Feb 2020

ibis budget Gent Centrum Dampoort
Getaway Studios Gent
Getaway Studios Gent
2 Seminariestraat, Ghent
The price is £52 per night

Located in the heart of Ghent, this aparthotel is within a 10-minute walk of Episcopal Palace and Saint Bavo Cathedral. Gravensteen Castle is 0.6 mi (1 km) away. ...

4.6/5Exceptional! (13 reviews)
Perfect place to stay in Gent!

"Getaway Studios Gent was the perfect place the stay! It is right next door to the downtown area where everything is, so walking is a breeze. There is very limited parking in Gent and the main parking garage (400+ spaces) for the area is across the street from Getaway, which made it SO easy. The room ..."…"

Reviewed on 7 Jul 2020

Getaway Studios Gent

Popular places to visit in Kunstenkwartier

Gravensteen Castle
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Gravensteen Castle

4.5/5(66 reviews)

One of the only remaining medieval castles in Flanders, this historic fortress provides a fascinating insight into the weaponry, culture, and drama of Ghent’s past. 

Saint Bavo Cathedral
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Saint Bavo Cathedral

4.5/5(71 reviews)

One of the iconic Three Towers of Ghent, this historic cathedral is known for its outstanding collection of art. 

Ghent Town Hall
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Ghent Town Hall

4/5(11 reviews)

See one of the city’s most unusual landmarks, a striking building constructed over the course of almost four centuries. 

Belfry of Ghent
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Belfry of Ghent

4.5/5(45 reviews)

Visit one of Ghent’s most famous attractions, an imposing tower that defines the city’s skyline and symbolizes its independence. 

St. Nicholas' Church
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St. Nicholas' Church

A beautiful example of Scheldt Gothic architecture, this striking blue-gray church is among the oldest landmarks in the city. 

Citadel Park
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Citadel Park

This popular public park is among the most important green spaces in the city, home to pleasant paths and several unique museums. 

Top things to do in Kunstenkwartier

Vacation Photographer in Ghent
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Vacation Photographer in Ghent

£198
Per adult
Ghent : Beer and Chocolate Adventure
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Ghent : Beer and Chocolate Adventure

£76
Per adult
2 day Canadian WW1 tour in the Somme and Flanders
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2 day Canadian WW1 tour in the Somme and Flanders

£884
Per adult
Australian battlefields in Flanders and in the Somme
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Australian battlefields in Flanders and in the Somme

£884
Per adult
Ghent
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Ghent

£179
Per adult
Remembrance tour: The Great War Flanders Fields from Brussel
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Remembrance tour: The Great War Flanders Fields from Brussel

£84
Per adult
78% of travellers recommend

Other areas in Ghent

Citadel Park featuring a waterfall, a lake or waterhole and a park

Stationsbuurt Noord

4.5/5Wonderful!(16 area reviews)

Unique features of Stationsbuurt Noord include the historical sites and restaurants. Make a stop by Museum of Fine Arts or Citadel Park while you're exploring the area.

Stationsbuurt Noord
Ghent Town Hall featuring street scenes, a sunset and an administrative building

Ghent City Centre

4.5/5Wonderful!(70 area reviews)

Historical sites, cafes and museums are some highlights of Ghent City Centre. Make a stop by Gravensteen Castle or Belfry of Ghent while you're exploring.

Ghent City Centre
St. Macharius, Ghent, Flemish Region, Belgium
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St. Macharius

4.5/5Wonderful!(4 area reviews)

Historical sites and restaurants are notable features of St. Macharius. You might consider stopping by St. Bavo's Abbey while you're exploring the neighbourhood.

St. Macharius
Gravensteen featuring street scenes, heritage architecture and a river or creek

Patershol

4.5/5Wonderful!(2 area reviews)

Patershol is noteworthy for its restaurants, and you can make a stop at top attractions like Gravensteen Castle and Old Fish Market.

Patershol
Sluizeken, Ghent, Flemish Region, Belgium
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Sluizeken

Sluizeken might not have many top sights, but Gravensteen Castle and Friday Market Square are two attractions nearby that you can check out.

Sluizeken
Rabot, Ghent, Flemish Region, Belgium
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Rabot

While Rabot isn't home to many top sights, Gravensteen Castle and Dr. Guislain Museum are some notable places to visit nearby.

Rabot