Set in a 19th-century Belgian townhouse and located in Ghent's city centre, De Plataan offers bed & breakfast accommodation with free WiFi throughout and views of the city's canals. It features a garden with a terrace, as well as a small book collection. Rooms include a balcony with views of the property's garden, as well as a seating area. Fitted with a bathtub, a shower and a hairdryer, the spacious shared bathroom is located outside the room. Guests will find a wide array of supermarkets, cafés and restaurants serving Belgian specialities in Ghent's historical centre, 1.5 km from the accommodation. The central Korenmarkt and the Vrijdagmarkt Square are within 20 minutes' walk. Ghent Sint Pieters Train Station is 5 minutes' drive from De Plataan and offers connections with all major Belgian cities. Brussels and Bruges are a 30-minute train ride away.