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Book a holiday rental for your Ghent getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Ghent with a stay in a holiday home rental. This city has something for everyone. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in and around Ghent

Do you want to find attractions to visit while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that Ghent has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Catamount Ski Area (13.7 mi / 22 km)
  • Furnace Brook Winery at Hilltop Orchards (14.6 mi / 23.4 km)
  • Lake Taghkanic State Park (15.7 mi / 25.2 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Ghent

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Ghent. These are some of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Dutchman's Landing (12.8 mi / 20.7 km)
  • Taconic Trail State Park (15 mi / 24.2 km)
  • Lake Taghkanic State Park (15.7 mi / 25.2 km)
  • Berkshire Botanical Garden (16 mi / 25.8 km)
  • Lake Mansfield Park (16.3 mi / 26.3 km)
  • Beartown State Forest (20 mi / 32.1 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Ghent

Fly into Hudson, NY (HCC-Columbia County), the closest airport, located 3.6 mi (5.7 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Pittsfield, MA (PSF-Pittsfield Municipal), which is 19.8 mi (31.8 km) away.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Ghent?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 310 holiday rentals around Ghent. From 194 holiday houses to 26 flats & apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Ghent is on Stayz.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Ghent?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Ghent. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Omi International Arts Center: 432 holiday rentals
  • Hudson Chatham Winery: 479 holiday rentals
  • Art Omi International Arts Center - Fields Sculpture Park: 430 holiday rentals
  • Ski Butternut: 430 holiday rentals
  • Jiminy Peak Mountain Resort: 310 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Ghent listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Ghent?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 194 Houses in Ghent. Our other popular types of Ghent holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 26 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 31 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 31 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Ghent?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 71 holiday homes with pool available in Ghent. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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