Hostel Uppelink Ghent

Sint-Michielsplein 21, Gent, Belgium, Distance from city centre: 0.5km
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Rating: 95%from 27 reviews

  • 96%Atmosphere
  • 96%Staff
  • 94%Security
  • 95%Cleanliness
  • 98%Location
  • 97%Value for money
  • 91%Facilities
Welcome to Hostel Uppelink, a family owned hostel situated in the heart of the historical center of Ghent. We offer spacious rooms and dorms from 2 up to 14 beds. Please check our prices below for further reference.

FREE WALKING TOURS starting every day at the hostel
* In English: every day at 1 pm
* In Spanish: Friday, Saturday, Sunday at 3.15 pm

* Free city maps and wi-fi
* No curfew or lockout
* Common area and guest kitchen with a stunning view
* Free buffet style breakfast
* Guests get a €0,50 discount on all drinks at the bar

* Guided kayak and bicycle tours almost every day during summer
* Individual rental possible

* Best location in Belgium (according to users)
* Third oldest building in Ghent (founded in 1200)
* Visited by Erasmus of Rotterdam in 1503 and 1506
* Winner of the Hoscar Award Best Hostel in Belgium 2014 and 2015

Please note that the city of Ghent charges a tourist tax (€3.00 per person per night) to everyone who spends the night in a ho(s)tel or a B&B. You can pay this tax when you check in.

Prices are per person per night.

Availability & Rates

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Hostel Facilities & Policies

  • Adaptors
  • ATM
  • Bar
  • Bicycle parking
  • Board Games
  • Book exchange
  • Breakfast Included
  • Child Friendly
  • Common Room
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Wifi
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • House Keeping
  • Internet Access
  • Key Card Access
  • Kitchen
  • Linen Included
  • Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • No Curfew
  • Non Smoking
  • Reading Light
  • Towels For Hire
  • Vending Machines

Cancellation Policy

This 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 Info

This property has specific Terms & Conditions.

Check in: 3.00 - 10.00 pm | Check out: 7.30 - 11.00 am | Free fair trade breakfast buffet: 7.30 - 10.00 am | No curfew or lockout | Payment upon arrival: cash, credit cards, debit cards | Bar open until midnight (guests get €0,50 discount on all drinks) | Ghent Festival from 15 until 24 of July 2016: be aware of music playing in the streets until 2.30 am.

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Hostel Uppelink is easily accessible by public transport. From both train stations it takes only 10 minutes by tram or bus to reach the Korenmarkt, which is about a stone's throw away from our hostel.

From Gent Sint-Pieters train station - take Tram 1 to Korenmarkt, Evergem or Wondelgem - get off at the Korenmarkt - walk 200 m towards the Sint-Michielsbrug.

From Gent Dampoort train station - take Bus 3 to Mariakerke Post - get off at the Korenmarkt - walk 200 m towards the Sint-Michielsbrug.

Hostel Uppelink is also accessible by car. Because we're located in a pedestrian zone it is not allowed to drive up to the entrance. Just follow the Parking Route towards the underground parking Sint-Michiels. Then walk 100 m towards the Sint-Michielsbrug.

Located Near

Hostel Uppelink Ghent is located in a pedestrian zone in the center of the medieval district of Ghent, within a short walking distance to all major attractions and interesting spots of the city.
The famous Graslei and Korenlei and famous three towers of Ghent can be seen from our hostel.

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