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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 features

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 rentals are available around Ghent?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 314 holiday lettings around Ghent. From 196 houses to 30 cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Ghent? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Ghent. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Hudson Chatham Winery: 488 holiday lettings
  • Omi International Arts Center: 435 holiday lettings
  • Art Omi International Arts Center - Fields Sculpture Park: 432 holiday lettings
  • Jiminy Peak Mountain Resort: 321 holiday lettings
  • Ski Butternut: 444 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Ghent listed on 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. offers 196 Houses in Ghent. Our other popular types of Ghent holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 30 self catering accommodations
  • Flats: 28 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 30 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Ghent?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 66 holiday homes with pool available in Ghent. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.