MIN. 2 NIGHT STAY – IN THE GUEST ROOM OF YOUR CHOICE (TILIA OR ACACIA):

We share our 40-year Ghent experience with you: on the evening of your arrival we offer you a nice dinner in a restaurant out of the tourist zone. In two packages – the day after –  we go out with you. In the third package you will cycle through nature in the Ghent outskirts; and we bring a luxurious picnic in the afternoon ….
Park your car on our free parking and “forget” him while you stay with us. In case you come by train: we will pick you up at the train station.

  1. Guided walk in the city centre (ca 13 km – can be modified)
  2. Guided bike tour “Culture” (ca 30 km in the City – can be modified)
  3. Bike tour “Nature”: biking along the river and in the countryside (ca 50 km – can be modified)

Making a reservation ? 

  1. all packages are on the same price: 90 € per person (incl VAT). The price is an extra on top of the room price (room price is inclusive  VAT, city tax and full breakfast).
  2. book the room of your choice  (minimum two nights !) on our booking page;
  3. afterwards you can make your choice about extras  (crib, bikes ..) and also the package of your choice

1) Guided walk in the city centre :

INCLUDED IN THE PRICE OF THE PACKAGE (ON TOP OF THE PRICE OF THE GUEST ROOM) :

  • first evening : dinner in restaurant Multatuli, transport to the restaurant and back to Villa Emma,
  • free use of bicycles from the day of arrival to the day of departure,
  • a meal in a soup restaurant during the walk,
  • guided walking tour through Ghent Center,
  • on the day of departure: supervision of luggage + free use of bicycles until 5 pm.

DAY 1:

between 17:00 and 18:00 :

  • arrival of guests, welcome with regional attention and presentation of the accommodation;

about 19:00 :

  • you can cycle or are brought to the city for a dinner in the beautiful and cozy café ‘Multatuli’ (apero, main course, dessert and 1 drink) (reservation under the name Villa Emma),
  • after your evening walk in the center of Ghent you can cycle back or call us and we come to pick you up outside the car-free zone (for example at the roundabout at St Jacob’s Church).

DAY 2:

  • in the morning you enjoy a delicious breakfast;

afterwards :

  • Tighter we walk through the city (about 13 km – 4 to 5 hours – a significant part outside the traditional tourist zone) and in between we use a light meal in a soup restaurant (the walk can – if you wish – be shortened);
  • In addition, you can enjoy what the city has to offer : in the evening, you cycle back or you give us a call and we will pick you up in the center of Ghent, outside the car-free zone.

DAY 3 – …:

  • In the morning you enjoy a delicious breakfast,
  • we have a lot of information about how to fill in the day : museums, shows, walks, cycling maps, …
  • In case you plan an activity on the day of departure, you can leave your luggage in Villa Emma until you leave (your car can remain on our free parking);
  • our bikes can be used for free until 5 p.m.       

2) Guided bike tour “Culture” :

INCLUDED IN THE PRICE OF THE PACKAGE (ON TOP OF THE PRICE OF THE GUEST ROOM) :

  • first evening : dinner in restaurant Multatuli, transport to the restaurant and back to Villa Emma,
  • free use of bicycles from the day of arrival to the day of departure,
  • a meal in a soup restaurant during the bike tour,
  • guided bike tour tour through and around Ghent Center,
  • on the day of departure: supervision of luggage + free use of bicycles until 5 pm.

DAY 1:

between 17:00 and 18:00 :

  • arrival of guests, welcome with regional attention and presentation of the accommodation;

about 19:00 :

  • you can cycle or are brought to the city for a dinner in the beautiful and cozy café ‘Multatuli’ (apero, main course, dessert and 1 drink) (reservation under the name Villa Emma),
  • after your evening walk in the center of Ghent you can cycle back or call us and we come to pick you up outside the car-free zone (for example at the roundabout at St Jacob’s Church).

DAY 2:

  • in the morning you enjoy a delicious breakfast;

afterwards :

  • a guided city bike tour (about 30 km – 4 hours but can be shortened at your demand). Hereby we cycle along the most beautiful places, squares, just outside the ‘Gentse kuip’ and placed in their historical context. The bike tour starts at Villa Emma and somewhere along the route we stop and have a light meal in a soup restaurant,
  • after the city bike tour you enjoy what Ghent has to offer.

DAY 3 – …:

  • In the morning you enjoy a delicious breakfast,
  • we have a lot of information about how to fill in the day : museums, shows, walks, cycling maps, …
  • In case you plan an activity on the day of departure, you can leave your luggage in Villa Emma until you leave (your car can remain on our free parking);
  • our bikes can be used for free until 5 p.m

    

3) Bike tour “Nature”: biking along the river and in the countryside (ca 50 km – can be modified): IN CASE OF RAIN: SWITCH TO 1) OR 2)

INCLUDED IN THE PRICE OF THE PACKAGE (ON TOP OF THE PRICE OF THE GUEST ROOM) :

  • first evening : dinner in restaurant Multatuli, transport to the restaurant and back to Villa Emma,
  • free use of bicycles from the day of arrival to the day of departure,
  • cycling maps with predefined bike tours through the countryside 
  • luxurious picnic some where along the bike tour
  • on the day of departure: supervision of luggage + free use of bicycles until 5 pm.

DAY 1:

between 17:00 and 18:00 :

  • arrival of guests, welcome with regional attention and presentation of the accommodation;

about 19:00 :

  • you can cycle or are brought to the city for a dinner in the beautiful and cozy café ‘Multatuli‘ (apero, main course, dessert and 1 drink) (reservation under the name Villa Emma),
  • after your evening walk in the center of Ghent you can cycle back or call us and we come to pick you up outside the car-free zone (for example at the roundabout at St Jacob’s Church).

DAY 2:

  • in the morning you enjoy a delicious breakfast;

afterwards :

  • bicycles (electric is possible at an additional cost: please specify when booking!) are ready for “take off”. You will receive a cycling map with a marked route. At an agreed place / time on the route we bring you an extensive lunch package and have a picnic together. After the picnic you can continue the cycling tour.
  • The bicycles remain available: you can therefore also roam around in Ghent to your heart’s content.

DAY 3 – …:

  • In the morning you enjoy a delicious breakfast,
  • we have a lot of information about how to fill in the day : museums, shows, walks, cycling maps, …
  • In case you plan an activity on the day of departure, you can leave your luggage in Villa Emma until you leave (your car can remain on our free parking);
  • our bikes can be used for free until 5 p.m