Helena's Boathouse

Boat hosted by Inge

  1. 2 guests
  2. 1 bedroom
  3. 1 bed
  4. 1 bath
Self check-in
Check yourself in with the lockbox.
Great check-in experience
100% of recent guests gave the check-in process a 5-star rating.
Park for free
This is one of the few places in the area with free parking.


Every booking includes free protection from Host cancellations, listing inaccuracies, and other issues like trouble checking in.
"An island in Ghent."
Are you looking for something unique on the water, a touch of history touch combined with a panoramic view on the 'Handelsdok' - in full development.
'Helena's Boathouse' is the bigger sister of 'Helena's Cabin' on a former cargo ship.
Besides visiting Ghent, in our B&B you can cosily browse through the many art books or relax with a good read.
You can also enjoy a range of fine wines.

Enjoy on and off the water!

The space
* In the entrance you also have a historical corner with lavabo
* Then you enter the open kitchen with bar table that is equipped for cooking (gas stove) and a cozy sitting area overlooking the terrace.
* To the right you have a separate wet room with shower and toilet.
* Downstairs there is a cozy bedroom with a comfortable king size bed.
* Terrace: In fine weather you can also enjoy the beautiful view of the water outside on the deck.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us.
Warm regards,

Where you'll sleep

1 queen bed
Common space
1 single bed, 1 sofa bed

What this place offers

Free parking on premises
Hair dryer
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide alarm
Unavailable: Smoke alarm

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4.90 out of 5 stars from 54 reviews


Where you’ll be

Gent, Vlaanderen, Belgium

'HELENA's Boathouse' is located in the new neighbourhood 'De Nieuwe Dokken' (The New Docks) in the city’s harbour with the cranes as historical beacons, nearby Dampoort station and close to the beauty of the Centre of Ghent.
You have an ideal base if you want to make day trips to other cities in Belgium. Antwerp, Brussels, Bruges or Ostend are only 30/40 minutes away by train.

Hosted by Inge

  1. Joined in December 2013
  • 106 Reviews
  • Identity verified
  • Response rate: 100%
  • Response time: within a day
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Things to know

House rules

Check-in: 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Checkout: 11:00 AM
Self check-in with lockbox
No pets
No parties or events

Health & safety

Airbnb's COVID-19 safety practices apply
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Cancellation policy