Ghent, Belgium

1898 The Post

Rates per night from$166.32

Price information

If you haven’t entered any dates, the rate shown is provided directly by the hotel and represents the cheapest double room (including tax) available in the next 60 days.

Prices have been converted from the hotel’s local currency (EUR144.34), via openexchangerates.org, using today’s exchange rate.

The Stamp

  • 2guests
These 19sq m rooms have sloping roofs that follow the historical shape of the building. Furnished in the hotel’s signature style, they have dark green walls and antique furniture including a writing table and a well-stocked bookcase. Each room has a king-size bed and an ensuite white-marble bathroom with a walk-in shower. There’s also free WiFi, a flatscreen TV, sound system and a minibar. One of the rooms is connected to a Postcard room, making it ideal for families.

The Postcard

  • 2guests
These 25sq m rooms are laid out in duplex or mezzanine style, with the bathroom on one level and the sleeping area on the other. They have dark green walls and antique wooden furniture including a writing table and a well-stocked bookcase; the artwork and ornaments nod to the building’s past role as the city’s head post office. Each has a king-size bed and a white marble ensuite bathroom. There’s also free WiFi, a flatscreen TV, sound system and a minibar. One of the rooms is connected to a Stamp room, making it ideal for families.

The Envelope

  • 2guests
Measuring 22-30sq m, these rooms are laid out on one level and have old wooden floors and traditional wooden skylights. Each has antique furniture including a writing table and a marble-topped drinks cabinet; the walls and cabinetry are painted in the hotel’s signature dark green. They have a king-size bed and a white marble ensuite bathroom. There’s also free WiFi, a flatscreen TV, sound system and a minibar. One of the rooms is wheelchair adapted.

The Letter

  • 2guests
Measuring 28-34sq m, these split-level rooms have high ceilings and large windows with views of either St. Nicholas’ Church or St. Michael’s Bridge. Each has antique furniture including a writing table and a marble-topped drinks cabinet; the walls and cabinetry are painted in the hotel’s signature dark green. They have a king-size bed, a dressing area and a marble ensuite bathroom with a walk-in shower. There’s also free WiFi, a flatscreen TV, sound system and a minibar.

The Letter Twin

  • 2guests
Measuring 28-34sq m, these split-level rooms have high ceilings and large windows with views of either St. Nicholas’ Church or St. Michael’s Bridge. Painted in a deep, dark green and furnished with antique styles, the rooms have an elegant, old-world look – highlights include the wooden writing table, marble-topped drinks cabinet and brass lampshades. Each has twin beds, a dressing area and a marble ensuite bathroom with a walk-in shower. There’s also free WiFi, a flatscreen TV, sound system and a minibar.

The Carriage

  • 2guests
These 30sq m rooms are spread over two floors; downstairs, there’s a living room with a soft linen sofa, armchairs and antique wooden furniture. Upstairs, the bedroom has a king-size bed and a marble ensuite bathroom with a walk-in shower – the toilet itself is on the ground floor, however. There’s also free WiFi, a flatscreen TV, sound system and a minibar.

The Carriage with Terrace

  • 2guests
This 30sq m room is only one with a private terrace, which has outdoor seating overlooking the Korenmarkt and St. Nicholas’ Church. Upstairs, the bedroom has a king-size bed and a marble ensuite bathroom with a walk-in shower. There’s also free WiFi, a flatscreen TV, sound system and a minibar.

The Loft

  • 2guests
Sitting directly under the roof, this 65sq m suite has a spacious living room with a library, sofa, comfortable armchairs and an elegant writing desk. The bedroom has a king-size bed and views over Korenmarkt square; overlooking the Graslei on the other side, the spacious marble bathroom has a bath tub and walk-in shower. There’s also free WiFi, a flatscreen TV, sound system and a minibar.

Junior Suite 39

  • 2guests
Arranged over a single floor, this 32sq m corner suite looks out over the charming Korenmarkt square. The living area has a small library, antique wooden furniture and a linen sofa. The bedroom has a king-size bed and a marble ensuite bathroom with a bath tub, walk-in shower and twin sinks. There’s also free WiFi, a flatscreen TV, sound system and a minibar. This suite can sleep two adults and a child on request.

Suite 2

  • 2guests
Laid out over two floors, this 50sq m suite has an impressive view over St. Michael’s Bridge. On the entry level, there’s a king-size bed, a dressing area and a seating area. Stairs lead to a white-marble bathroom with a bath tub, walk-in shower and twin sinks. Many of the artworks and ornaments in the suite nod to the hotel’s past role as a post office. The suite also has free WiFi, a flatscreen TV, sound system and a minibar.

Suite 18

  • 2guests
This 57sq m has a spacious living area and space for two adults and a child. The ground floor has an old wooden floor and is furnished with a linen sofa, armchairs and an antique table. Upstairs, the bedroom has a king-size bed and a large ensuite bathroom with a bath tub, walk-in shower, twin sinks and an antique dresser. There’s also free WiFi, a flatscreen TV, sound system and a minibar.

Suite 23

  • 2guests
Laid out on one level, this 42sq m suite has a sloped roof and old wooden floors, giving it a cosy feel. The spacious living area is furnished with a linen sofa and antique wooden furniture; the bedroom, which is painted in the hotel’s signature dark green, has a king-size bed and a marble bathroom with a bathtub, walk-in shower and twin sinks. There’s also free WiFi, a flatscreen TV, sound system and a minibar. This suite can sleep two adults and a child on request.

Tower Suite

  • 2guests
Undoubtedly the most characterful – and romantic – room in the hotel, this 36sq m suite is in the hotel’s octagonal tower, offering 360-degree views over the surrounding rooftops. On the ground floor, there’s a spacious marble bathroom with twin sinks and a walk-in shower with two heads. A winding staircase leads to the bedroom, which has a king-size bed, antique furniture and wooden floors. There’s also free WiFi, a flatscreen TV, sound system and a minibar.