Service housing delivers quality and full services for expats, exchange students and businesspeople in Ghent


Welcome on the new website of Service Housing

Instant housing in Ghent

Need to stay in Ghent for at least 3 months?

Service housing provides mid-term and long-term stays in the very intresting city of Ghent.

There are several formulas depending on your needs. Below you can discover the different types of available services.

Golden accomodation: Business Service

starting prices at 780 €/month; Included:

  • Laundry of bed sheets and bath linnen.
  • Breakfast starting at 6.30 am.
  • Broadband internet acces and television.
  • Room cleaning service.
  • Private shower/lavabo
  • Kitchen available for personal use.
  • Possibility of providing extra services (Not included, prices depending on demands)
    • Car rentals
    • Airport/bus/train station services
    • ...

Personal Business Flats

starting at 1220 €/month

If you are in need of a small appartment this is the place to be. Service housing provides small luxury appartments with availability of all accomodations. Prices include:

  • Broadband internet
  • TV
  • Private bathroom/ kitchen
  • furnitured rental
  • Gas/water/electricity
  • No extra costs.
  • Possibility of providing extra services (Not included, prices depending on demands)
    • Car rentals
    • Airport/bus/train station services
    • Cleaning services
    Please note that the "Personal Business Flats" formula does not include cleaning and breakfast services.


Please click on the navigation bar on the top-left of the website to see the availability of our rooms and appartments.


We accept cash payments or bank transfers. Payments via visa are also possible if the client requests.

Guarantee; we ask a guarantee before entering the building for the total amount of € 1000 for assurance of our appliances and equipment. For short term stays (maximum 4 months), the guarantee amounts €500.

The payment of the rental period must be paid before the start of each period.

After your stay, the guarantee will be wired back to your indicated account number if there is no damage to our equipment other than normal usage.

Our Mission

Mission and objectives

January 10, 2011

  • Best quality/ price
    We intend to offer international people the best quality/price services. You will know that we'll do this with the most care, and even though our prices are considerably low; we offer only high quality housing.
    We are the most budget friendly total service provider in Ghent.
  • Very Easy
    Once you'll get in touch with us, the only thing you have to do is arrive in Ghent. No more signing contracts or service agreements for your stay. State us your rental period, and you will only have to sign 1 contract. Period.
  • Growth
    Olin wants to grow, we aim to be the largest housing service provider in Ghent.
  • Confidentiality
    We respect our clients privacy and insure a discrete stay. Whoever you might be.
  • Service
    We are not a hotel, however we intend to deliver the best housing service on the market.
  • Transparancy
    We only make correct deals. All our clients will be fully informed about their monthly fees. The prices on our website are all-included. The prices include taxes and services as stated on top. No tricks or extra payments/taxes.
  • Friendlyness
    We make it a mission statement to take excellent care of our clients. We greet our guests with a smile, and we'll help you further with your questions adequately.


Antwerpsesteenweg 7

At the antwerpsesteenweg nr 7, we have 9 service rooms available with breakfast, cleaning and laundry with starting prices at 780 eur / month -- all services included

Schaverdijnstraat nr 4

At the Schaverdijnstraat, we have 4 luxury business flats available at starting prices from 1250 eur / month

About Service Housing

Service housing is a brand new concept that provides services for international business people and erasmus students.

In 2010 Olin bvba grew larger and took over 2 intresting buildings in Ghent. Now Olin is representing these 2 builings with full service, very easy for people who want to be spared of administration, furniture placement and sophisticated procedures for mid-term stays.

The tought is: all inclusive rentals at prices that are much lower than hotel costs.

Olivier Demeulemeester is the CEO of Olin and welcomes you with all your comfort needs for your mid-term business or studying activities in Ghent.

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New suggestions?

Please note that any suggestions for this website or the provided services are always welcome. Please contact Olivier if you have any propositions or further questions regarding our services.

Since the services are internationally oriented, our website is only available in English.