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Guesthouse PoortAckere

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  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
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  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness

Property Description

No imposing entrance or red carpet awaits you here. No clue on the outside that behind the centuries-old frontage on Oude Houtlei is an ancient cloister: PoortAckere. We are an oasis of peace, hidden away from the bustle of the city. Once inside you find yourself in a former nunnery whose history goes back to 1278. The building that turned its back on the world for so many centuries now reveals its secrets to a few favoured guests.

The atmosphere is serene and restful, as befits an age-old neo-gothic building. And yet PoortAckere retains its unique character, as a medieval cloister with its own history.

It is its domesticity that gives the building its charm.

In the 'Kapittelzaal', chapter house, looking on to the garden culinary delights await you. You can enjoy your breakfast buffet or a relaxed dinner served under the tracery of neo-gothic arches.

In the guest-house a feeling of peace, freedom and unconcern comes over you in the more austere neo-gothic part of the guesthouse.

There are simple, authentic convent cells with a washbasin and communal showers and toilets in the hall and there is a television in the double rooms.

Perhaps you will sleep in the St Cecilia room or the monastery cell where sister Philomena stayed for so many years.

For more information or directions, please contact us.
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Wed 28 Jun 2017 - Sat 1 Jul 2017 Change

Room Summary

Wed 28th June 2017 - Sat 1st July 2017

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Facilities

Free
  • Free City Maps
  • Free WiFi
General
  • Elevator
  • Breakfast Not Included
Services
  • Internet Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Housekeeping

Policies

  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew
  • Taxes Not Included

Things to Note

Visitors taxes of € 3,00/ per person are not included in the room rates.

Cancellation Policy

Deposit Only rates

This property has a 1 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay


Non-refundable rates

Your booking is non-refundable. If you choose to cancel your booking, or in the case of a no-show, you will still be charged the full cost of your booking.

Latest Review

" Perfekt! Wir hatten einige schlechte Rezensionen gelesen und waren ein wenig skeptisch aber es war alles super. Das Hotel befindet sich gerade im Umbau, deswegen gab es ein paar Baustellen bzw. es lag Baumaterial herum. Das hat unserem Aufenthaltsort keinen Abbruch getan. Das Personal war super freundlich und zuvorkommend, die Zimmer waren sauber, die Betten bequem! Und es ist in absoluter Toplage!! Ich kann das Hotel ohne Zweifel weiterempfehlen! "

- Anonymous
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