Route and Parking


Travellers from Londen with the Eurostar: in the railway station Brussel-Zuid/Bruxelles-Midi you can take a direct IC train to Gent-Sint-Pieters (30 minutes, directon: Brugge/Oostende).

In front of the train station Gent-Sint-Pieters, you can take tram 1 to the city centre (direction: Korenmarkt/Wondelgem/Evergem) and get off at the tram stop 'Korte Meer'. The hotel is 2 minutes walk. You can always buy a tram ticket with help of the ticket machine at the tram platform (coins: 3,00 EUR).

You can walk from the railway station Gent-Sint-Pieters to our hotel in +/- 30 minutes.


15,00 EUR = car / night

Our parking has place for max. 50 vehicles.

Reservation not possible.

Nearby public car parks: 'Sint-Michiels' and 'Ramen'.

Route description

Coming from Calais – Oostende – Brugge (E40)

- Take the exit Gent West (n° 13) and follow the indications ‘Gent Centrum’ via the yellow parking route (direction Sint-michiels parking). You will arrive in the ‘Hoogstraat’. 
- Take the last street on your right side, which is ‘Oude Houtlei’.
- PoortAckere Monasterium is situated halfway on your right side.

Coming from Brussel (E40) or Antwerpen (E17)

Follow the yellow indications “parkeerroute sint-michiels” - Centrum Hotel/Monasterium PoortAckere

- Take the exit 'Alle richtingen' (All directions). You do not enter the viaduct. You follow the street next to the viaduct and cross the river bridge.
-You are now on the city centre ring road of Ghent. At the 5th traffic lights, you turn right (Nieuwe Wandeling). Now you will see a long stretched park on your left hand side. At the second traffic lights, go right again ("Hoogstraat") and keep following.
-Take the third street on the right (at the corner of bar Walter), you are now in Oude Houtlei.
-150 metres down the street you will see appear the hotel on your right side at number 56. Choose the first (backside) or second (frontside) parking with automaticly opening barriers and see you at reception!

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