Hostel Uppelink

Sint-Michielsplein 21, Gent, Belgium, Distance from city centre: 0.5km
Great Value!

Latest Review

This hostel is amazing and I love it so much that I can't put it all into words. I had a bad day in Brussel, but then... more...

Read All Reviews »

Rating: 94%from 41 reviews

  • 94%Atmosphere
  • 98%Staff
  • 92%Security
  • 93%Cleanliness
  • 99%Location
  • 94%Value for money
  • 91%Facilities
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.

Prices are per person per night.

Availability & Rates

To view availability and prices please select dates and click 'Update Dates'
Arriving:
Departing:

Hostel Facilities & Policies

  • Adaptors
  • ATM
  • Bar
  • 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
  • Kitchen
  • Linen Included
  • Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • No Curfew
  • 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 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 a €0,50 discount on all drinks at the bar).

Directions
Show Map
Hide Map

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 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.

City Guides and Information

Video guides, travel podcasts, city maps & free city guides. What to eat, where to stay and things to do and see - our travel guides have it all.

Find a guide »
Latest Blog Post

A badly packed suitcase (or backpack) can leave you with a headache regardless of the trip length. With a few key tips and a concise packing list, you can be sure to leave the hassle of packing behind. Don't put a damper on your travel just because you didn't pack well!

Read more »
Great Value and Choice

We offer the most comprehensive selection of hostels on the internet with over 35,000 great places to stay in 180 countries. The ultimate online resource for hostels everywhere.

Find great value hostels »