Youth Hostel Van Gogh (Chab)
Facilities: no curfew, LINEN included, laundry and kitchen; FREE showers,Groovy bar with more than 20 different Belgian beers, friendly multilingual staff, free locker-room, centrally located, guided tours (Brussels, Brugge, Antwerp, hop on hop off);lock-out from rooms from 10am until 2pm, daily cleaning. No membership card needed. Recommended in every good backpackers guidebooks and websites; In a nutshell: the best place to stay!
Accommodation: dorm or quad, twin rooms. TO READ BEFORE BOOKING: *At weekends and on some special days, minimum stay is 2 nights (friday+saturday or saturday+sunday), cancellation of one day; a friday or a saturday will not be accepted *Read carefully the conditions regarding cancellations. When you make a reservation, please print out and bring the confirmation you received by e-mail. We need it at the check-in, thanks.
** Female dorms are for females only and male dorms are for males only, please be careful when making your reservation, as we will not accept a male booking a female dorm and vice versa!**
Also, same thing for the lovers, if you travel as a couple, we'll try to put you together in a mixed room if it's possible. Print out the small one in the pics here on the right and you'll get here very easily!) Only written cancellations at least 48h hours prior arrival, will be accepted. Please note our age restriction is from 18 to 35 years of age
Only written cancellations at least 48h hours prior arrival, will be accepted for this hostel.
BEDSHEETS RENTAL IS COMPULSORY AND IS NOT INCLUDED IN THE RATES; AN EXTRA FEE OF 4 EUROS PER PERSON PER STAY WILL BE ADDED TO YOUR BILL.
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Hostel Facilities & Policies
- 24 Hour Security
- Bicycle parking
- Board Games
- Book Exchange
- Free Breakfast
- Cable TV
- Common Room
- Credit Cards Accepted
- Free City Maps
- Free Internet Access
- Free WiFi
- Hair Dryers For Hire
- Hot Showers
- Internet Access
- Key Card Access
- Self-Catering Facilities
- Laundry Facilities
- Linen Included
- Security Lockers
- Luggage Storage
- Meeting Rooms
- No Curfew
- Non Smoking
- Outdoor Terrace
- Pool Table
- Postal Service
- Safe Deposit Box
- Steam Room
- Taxes included
- Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
- Tours/Travel Desk
- Towels For Hire
- Vending Machines
- Washing Machine
Cancellation PolicyThis property has a 2 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.
Must-Read Hostel InfoThis property has specific Terms & Conditions.
The kitchen is renovated so the tourists can use it.
Check in if from 3pm during the week and 4pm at week-end.
Cancellation must occur 48 hours before the check-in day 12am only by fax or email and any booking cancelled after this time will be subject to a no show fee equivalent to one night's stay.
On special days (easter , christmas, december 31st &new years eve, cancellation must occur 72 hours before the check-in day,12am only by fax or email and any booking cancelled after this time will be subject to a no show fee equivalent to 2 night's stay.
On arrival you will be asked to pay the full amount for the whole duration of your stay.
In case of a no-show, your credit card is charged for the 1st night of your stay, the rest of that booking will be cancelled.
Cancellations must be done by e-mail or fax only and on time.
You will received in the next hours an e-mail confirming your cancellation.
Without this confirmation, there is no proof from your side, so you are subject to the no show fee.
If you have sent a cancellation and if you have nott received an email confirmation from us please call us.
At weekends and on some special days like Christmas day or new years eve, minimum stay is 2 nights (fri+sat or sat+sun), cancellation of one day; a friday or saturday will not be accepted, the whole stay is due
we of course guarantee you will be accommodated in the kind of rooms you have reserved. Nevertheless, if you stay more than one night,you may have to change rooms during your stay and if you have booked for several people,you might not be all accommodated in the same room.
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Several possibilities depending how you arrive :
From International Airport Zaventem (airport code: BRU):
Take the train shuttle to the north train station then see below
from Charleroi airport (Ryanair flight, airport code :CRL)
take the bus shuttle to Brussels midi/zuid train station then see below
From North train Station/or eurolines bus terminal:
Take the bus n61(direction montgomery) and get off at the stop 'Traversiere' .
You can also walk. It takes about 10-15 minutes, from the North train station. Go to 'Place Rogier', then walk up 'Boulevard du jardin Botanique' until you arrive at the 'Botanique' then see below subway station.
From Central train Station
Take the 'BUS number65 (direction BOURGET)or 66( direction TOL/PEAGE)' and get off at the stop 'rue traversiere' (5th stop). Walk back on in 'rue du Meridien' until you cross our 'rue Traversiere'(on the right).
From South train Station 'ZuidStation' in Flemish or 'Gare du Midi' in French)
Then take the subway line 2, direction 'Elizabeth'. Get off at station 'Botanique' (then see below).
From subway station Botanique
Turn right in 'Rue royale and let the botanique garden (on your left) and the big building with glasses (called vivium) on your right.Follow the railway track. At the first traffic lights, turn right , then walk up straight (stay on this side off the road).You'll see flags and signpost from our hostel within a stone's thrown.