From the eleventh century until the fifteenth century this river marked Ghent’s city limits. Thanks to the old pier you can also reach Ghent River Hotel by boat.
Accessibility of this destination
This destination is located in the car-free zone. You can reach it from the ring road (R40) via sectors “Coupure” or “Tolhuis”.
- You can reach the sector “Coupure” from the ring road (R40) via the access roads Louis Pasteurlaan, Bernard Spaelaan or Nieuwewandeling. Then you can park at the “Sint-Michiels” underground car park.”.
- You can reach the sector “Tolhuis” from the ring road (R40) via the access roads Keizer Karelstraat/Sint-Jacobsnieuwstraat, Dampoortstraat/Steendam, Tolhuislaan/Krommewal. Then you can park at the “Vrijdagmarkt” underground car park.
Are you coming by car and would like to use the hotel car park? Don't forget to arrange this with the hotel in advance. You will need to specify your registration number when booking. This will allow the hotel to ensure that you can enter the car-free zone with your car. What if you are coming in a rental car and would like to use the hotel car park? Let the hotel know when you book and specify the registration number of the rental car when checking in.