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Charlie Rockets Reviews

Hoogstraat 19, B-8000, Bruges, Belgium

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74%

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1374 Total Reviews
  • 73%Value For Money
  • 70%Security
  • 94%Location
  • 77%Staff
  • 75%Atmosphere
  • 67%Cleanliness
  • 63%Facilities

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63%

Probably one of the worst hostels I've stayed at. Its mainly a bar with a hostel as a second thought. Breakfast is extra and didn't look that great. Almost no one staying there when I was there and if there were I wouldn't know them from the other bar patrons. No kitchen facilities only over priced food from the attached restaurant. Showers lukewarm. Just felt very stale and uninviting. Also had to give in the key when leaving for the day, thought that was odd. Go elsewhere if you can.


94%

If you are looking for a festive place to stay in Brugge, this would be the place to choose, as there is a bar on the bottom floor. No breakfast included with your stay, but the room was clean and the facilities good enough. I enjoyed my stay there, as it was problem free.


89%

Great location and good bar. Has everything you need.

  • 22nd Nov 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • England
  • Male, 31-40
  • (1 review)


83%

Too much disorder during the night.


49%

All in all, a terrible experience. My friend got lice from sleeping on the pillowcases here. Our room was absolutely FREEZING - the heater did not work and we had to pile on covers to stay warm. We were aware that it is located on top of a bar, but the sound carried much farther than expected and went on all night.

  • 15th Nov 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • USA
  • Female, 18-24
  • (1 review)


100%

Fantastic place and staff couldn't be more helpful. If you like music and a place stuffed with character this is the place. Good free breakfast and coffee too. They have great plans for improvements too do go check it out

  • 12th Nov 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • England
  • Male, 41+
  • (1 review)


86%

Charlie Rockets was in a great location very close to Markt. Samuel was really helpful recommending what to see and where to go. The showers required you to press a button every 10 seconds or so to keep the water running which was a bit annoying and no lockers for personal items. Overall,, the bar down below has an awesome ambiance, the place is clean and the people are friendly.


83%

Excellent place to stay in regards to location and how welcoming the locals are. Staff were all lovely and really good atmosphere. There were no lockers in the room or under bed storage.


86%

Really laid back and friendly staff, loved all the decoration inside the hostel. The shower didn't work properly but thats the only thing i can say badly about the hostel. Defently see you next time Charly!! Over and out

  • 1st Nov 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Netherlands
  • Mixed Group, 18-24
  • (1 review)


66%

This is basically just a bar with some rooms above it (and a restaurant alongside of it). The stairway feels a bit creepy and the facilities aren't the best, but I got a good night's sleep here. The location is superb, but this isn't the best place if you are trying to live while you travel (e.g. no kitchen, no sinks in bathrooms, mediocre shower). I wouldn't recommend this place as a first choice, but it's not a terrible fall-back option.


54%

The entire hostel smelled of urine and worse due to the lack of ventilation in the toilets. The showers were very uncomfortable to use. The heating did not work. The wifi did not reach the rooms. We were always given our key without having to confirm our room number...

  • 31st Oct 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Austria
  • Female, 18-24
  • (1 review)


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