Hostel Uppelink invites you to stay at one of the oldest and most beautiful houses in the center of the medieval district of Ghent. Be welcome to enjoy the authentic character of one of the houses once visited by Erasmus of Rotterdam.
In our common area the authentic wooden floors, ceilings, doors, panelworks and fireplaces create an irresistible atmosphere. Our monumental wooden staircase is a piece of art in itself.
In this warm environment you can expect a friendly welcome. We offer small twin rooms and spacious shared rooms with 4, 5, 6, 8 or 10 beds. All beds have quality spring mattrasses and sheets. Brand new toilets and shower facilities can be found down the hall. A key card gives access to the building and the rooms all day and night.
During the day guests are more then welcome in our common area which overlooks the city.
A free buffet style breakfast is being served between 7.30 and 10.00 am. In the evening our cosy breakfast room turns into a modest bar where guests can enjoy a nice Belgian beer.
Our prices include a breakfast buffet, sheets, a personal locker, internet, wi-fi and all taxes, including the Ghent tourist tax of 2.50 euros per person per night.
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Hostel Facilities & Policies
- Bicycle parking
- Board Games
- Book exchange
- Breakfast Included
- 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
- Linen Included
- Luggage Storage
- No Curfew
- Non Smoking
- Reading Light
- Taxes included
- Towels For Hire
- Vending Machines
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.
Hostel Uppelink is located right in the center of Ghent. During the Ghent Festival (18-27 July 2014) the main stage is located just outside our door. Please be aware that until 3 am it will be too noisy outside to sleep comfortably. At exactly 3 am the music stops and everything becomes quiet again.
Cancellation Policy: 2 days before the arrival
Maximum Stay: 7 nights
Check In: 3.00 - 10.00 pm
Check Out: 11.00 am
Method of Payment upon the arrival: Cash, Credit Cards, Debit Cards
Buffet style breakfast is included.
Taxes are included.
Our prices include fresh linen, a personal locker, internet, wifi and the city tax of 2.50 euros.
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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.
Hostel Uppelink 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 can be seen from our window.
During the Ghent Festival (18-27 July 2014) the main stage is located just outside our door. Please be aware that until 3 am it will be too noisy outside to sleep comfortably. At exactly 3 am the music stops and everything becomes quiet again.