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1898 The Post
4 stars

1898 The Post

Graslei 16, Ghent 9000, Belgium
+32 9277 0960

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based on 1,908 reviews

1898 The Post
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Wed 17/4
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About 1898 The Post

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    You’ll have a private room with all the hotel’s amenities
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi for free
Boutique hotel 1898 The Post offers accommodation in an iconic, historical building in the heart of Ghent. It is situated in the former post office. The hotel has 38 rooms and suites that are decorated elegantly with antique furniture. They also feature high ceilings or sloped roofs. All rooms & suites offer views of the city, king-size beds, free WiFi, modern technology and luxury amenities. Guests can come to The Kitchen to relax, work, or enjoy a nice cup of coffee. It is a shared area, with an open fireplace overlooking Ghent. The Kitchen offers an American buffet breakfast, a selection of fresh and seasonal light dishes for lunch and homemade pastries for afternoon tea. The hotel also features a cocktail bar: The Cobbler, named after the special type of cocktail shaker. The hotel's world-class bartenders offer a creative range of cocktails, as well as a selection of fine tapas and delicacies. The hotel also has a meeting room of 57 m2 suitable for up to 10 people in boardroom style, with the option to organize coffee breaks or light lunches. Situated in between the Graslei and the Kornmarkt, during this festive period the Christmas market is only a few metres away. Antwerp International Airport is 53 km from the property.

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*Total includes estimated local taxes & fees payable on check out.

Prices are based on 1 night including VAT, excluding local taxes and fees.

Amenities at 1898 The Post

  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Free toiletries


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Free toiletries
  • Shampoo
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Adapter
  • Body soap
  • Air-conditioned
  • Conditioner


  • Family rooms
  • Seating area
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Slippers
  • Interconnected room(s) available
  • Sofa
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Soundproofing
  • Telephone
  • City view
  • Storage available


  • Shower
  • Shower cap
  • Bathtub
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Bathrobe
  • Private bathroom
  • Walk-in shower


  • Electric kettle
  • Minibar
  • Snack bar
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Kettle
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Coffee machine

Accessibility and suitability

  • Disabled access
  • Lift
  • Accessible by lift
  • Hypoallergenic
  • No smoking
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs

Services and conveniences

  • Wake-up service
  • Concierge service
  • Safety deposit box
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Room service
  • Express check-out
  • Bottle of water
  • 24-hour front desk

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • TV


  • Terrace/Patio
  • Balcony
  • Garden

Parking and transportation

  • Parking
  • Private parking


  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry service

Things to do

  • Eco tourism
  • Board games/puzzles


  • Wardrobe or closet


  • Desk

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping

Family friendly

  • Babysitting or child care

Reviews of 1898 The Post

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6.5 Okay
Pros:location, interior, friendliness
Cons:airco not working properly tv channels missing even after intervention of very kind staff
10.0 Wonderful
Pros:Las camas son muy comodas, y la habitacion muy linda.
Cons:Todo espectacular!


Graslei 16, Ghent 9000

What's nearby

  • Korenmarkt Square72 m
  • Sint-Niklaaskerk168 m
  • Langemunt Shopping Center290 m
  • Gravensteen292 m
  • Stadhuis van Gent296 m
  • Belfry of Ghent302 m
  • Lakenhalle331 m
  • Het Huis van Alijn366 m
  • Friday Market Square0.4 km
  • Ons Huis0.5 km
  • Saint Bavo Cathedral0.5 km
  • Ghent University1.1 km



Check in anytime after 16:00, check out anytime before 12:00


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FAQs when booking at 1898 The Post

  • Where is 1898 The Post located?

    1898 The Post is located at Graslei 16 in Binnenstad, 0.6 km from the centre of Ghent. Korenmarkt Square is the closest landmark to 1898 The Post.

  • When is check-in time and check-out time at 1898 The Post?

    Check-in time is 16:00 and check-out time is 12:00 at 1898 The Post.

  • Does 1898 The Post offer free Wi-Fi?

    Yes, 1898 The Post offers free Wi-Fi.

  • How far is 1898 The Post from the airport?

    1898 The Post is 53.9 km from Antwerp Deurne. 1898 The Post is 56.3 km from Brussels Bruxelles-National.

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Value for money


Distance to city centre

0.6 km

Nearest airport

Antwerp Deurne

Distance to airport

53.7 km