PatersholGhent

Explore romantic Patershol: its cafes, sightseeing, museums and more!

Venture to top sights like Gravensteen Castle as you discover Patershol—a walkable area also known for its restaurants.

Top hotels in Patershol

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
Hotel Harmony
Hotel Harmony
4 out of 5
Kraanlei 37, Ghent
£124
per night
1 Dec-2 Dec

Located in Ghent City Centre, this romantic hotel is steps away from Kraanlei and Gravensteen Castle. House of Alijn and Big Cannon are also within 5 minutes. ...

4.7/5Exceptional! (298 reviews)

"Hotel was great. Getting there with my car was not easy: in the end I just asked a taxi to lead us there. Only Waze - I was told - has all the updates in road closures and last minute one-ways. Like any free app, Waze did not want to work for me in Europe till our last day there."…"

Reviewed on 22 Oct 2019

Hotel Harmony
The House of Trade
The House of Trade
3.5 out of 5
Sluizeken 9, Ghent
£71
per night
4 Dec-5 Dec

Located in Patershol, this apartment building is within a 10-minute walk of Kraanlei and Gravensteen Castle. House of Alijn and Caermersklooster Provincial Centre ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (36 reviews)
Perfect location, amazing apartment

"This was our second stay at the house of trade, although we had a different room this time, I cannot fault it; the bed is huge and so comfortable, the shower was good, it’s light and airy, very warm ( it was minus 2 outside) and the local area is great. 100% recommended"…"

Reviewed on 14 Dec 2018

The House of Trade
Hermes appartments
Hermes appartments
3 out of 5
sint-veerleplein 4C, Ghent
£133
per night
2 Dec-3 Dec

Located in Ghent City Centre, this guesthouse is steps away from Gravensteen Castle and House of Alijn. St. Nicholas' Church and Ghent Town Hall are also within ...

Hermes appartments
B&B De Waterzooi
B&B De Waterzooi
4 out of 5
2 Sint-Veerleplein, Ghent
£194
per night
27 Nov-28 Nov

Located in Ghent City Centre, this bed & breakfast is within a 5-minute walk of Gravensteen Castle and St. Nicholas' Church. St. Michael's Church and St. James' ...

5/5Exceptional! (8 reviews)

"The property was vlean, central and supportive staff. B n B is not quite correct as breakfast is 15 Euro a head extra"…"

Reviewed on 24 Sep 2019

B&B De Waterzooi
NH Gent Belfort
NH Gent Belfort
4 out of 5
Hoogpoort 63, Ghent
£97
per night
15 Dec-16 Dec

Located in Ghent City Centre, this eco-friendly hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Ghent Town Hall and Gravensteen Castle. Court of Ryhove and Graffiti Street ...

4.3/5Excellent! (1,111 reviews)

"Perfect location, very clean, check in was easy, rooms were extremely spacious, felt safe and had welcome water! Can't wait to come back!"…"

Reviewed on 11 Nov 2019

NH Gent Belfort
Pillows Grand Hotel Reylof
Pillows Grand Hotel Reylof
4 out of 5
Hoogstraat 36, Ghent
£117
per night
15 Dec-16 Dec

Located in the heart of Ghent, this spa hotel is within a 10-minute walk of School of Yesteryear and Gravensteen Castle. St. Michael's Church and Monastery of ...

4.8/5Exceptional! (212 reviews)

"Superb welcome at reception from a staff member who was understandably proud of the property. Lovely room - size, decor and facilities. Great location and the staff were the absolute highlight. Whoever is responsible for building the team in this place, well done. I'm not easily impressed, but you ..."…"

Reviewed on 13 Nov 2019

Pillows Grand Hotel Reylof

Popular things to do in Patershol

Gravensteen Castle
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Gravensteen Castle

4.5/5(59 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. 

Kraanlei
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Kraanlei

Step back in time and learn more about local history with a stop at Kraanlei in Ghent. While in this culturally rich area, find time to visit its shops.

Saint Bavo Cathedral
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Saint Bavo Cathedral

4.5/5(59 reviews)

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

Belfry of Ghent
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Belfry of Ghent

4.5/5(44 reviews)

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

Ghent Town Hall
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Ghent Town Hall

4/5(10 reviews)

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

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. 

Top activities in Patershol

Vacation Photographer in Ghent
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Vacation Photographer in Ghent

£24

Book a private professional photographer for a family trip, destination wedding, secret proposal or just a great day. Prices start at 8.

Ghent, Belgium from Amsterdam - Public Group Tour incl. p/u
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Ghent, Belgium from Amsterdam - Public Group Tour incl. p/u

£108

Join our full day (11 hrs!), small group (shared) tour to Ghent in Belgium. You can wait comfortably in your hotel in Amsterdam to start your day trip to Ghent, as hotel pick up (and drop off) in the city of Amsterdam is included.

Ghent : Beer and Chocolate Adventure
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Ghent : Beer and Chocolate Adventure

£73

Looking for your next destination in Belgium. Tour the city of Ghent, conveniently situated between Brussels and Bruges. Visit the sights of this quirky, charming city in just 4 hours and indulge yourself in its unique history and local Belgian beer flavours.

Other areas in Ghent

Sluizeken
Sluizeken, Ghent, Belgium
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Sluizeken

While there might not be top attractions in Sluizeken, you can explore the larger area and discover places like Gravensteen Castle and Friday Market Square.

Ghent City Centre
Ghent Town Hall featuring street scenes, a sunset and an administrative building

Ghent City Centre

Known for Historical Buildings, Cafés, Museums

4.5/5(58 reviews)

Historical sites, cafes and museums highlight some of the noteworthy features of Ghent City Centre. Make a stop by Gravensteen Castle or Belfry of Ghent while you're exploring the neighbourhood.

St. Macharius
St. Macharius, Ghent, Belgium
trover photo by Ashleigh Ricardo

St. Macharius

Known for Friendly People, Historical Buildings, Excursions

4.5/5(4 reviews)

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

Kunstenkwartier
Kunstenkwartier, Ghent, Belgium
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Kunstenkwartier

Known for Libraries, Bars, Friendly People

5/5(2 reviews)

Kunstenkwartier is noteworthy for its bars, and you can make a stop at top attractions like St. Peter's Square and Book Tower.

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

Stationsbuurt Noord

Known for Friendly People, Walking, Historical Buildings

4.5/5(11 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.

Sint-Amandsberg
Sint-Amandsberg, Ghent, Belgium
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Sint-Amandsberg

Known for Natural Parks, Museums

5/5(1 review)

Museums and parks are just a few things travellers like about Sint-Amandsberg. A stop by Bijgaarde Park is also recommended if you've got time to explore the area.