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Ecohostel Andromeda

Bargiekaai 35, Gent, Belgium

91%Rating

  • 93%Value For Money
  • 90%Security
  • 79%Location
  • 92%Staff
  • 94%Atmosphere
  • 97%Cleanliness
  • 91%Facilities

Property Information:

We know a hostel can make a big difference while traveling, so we offer you a place that reflects the spirit of Ghent: somehow different, headstrong, friendly, fun, but most of all relaxed! So hopefully you will like Ghent as much as we do!!

The hostel is located on a boat on a quiet canal just outside town, in walking distance of the historic centre. It is not everyday you can be a pirate, you might as well go for it! Don't forget that land was created to provide a place for boats to visit...

If this isn't enough to come yet, here's some more! We are not only low budget, but also low impact.
The hostel is a converted canal boat, with a water purification on top of the roof. You sleep on 100% natural mattresses in a low energy building that is CO2 neutral, the breakfast is vegetarian, organic and fair trade; and we have some excellent organic beers, wine, lemonade and juices on offer, which you can drink on the - if you are lucky- sunny deck!

But don't let the fact that we're sustainable scare you, you don't compromise any comfort, on the contrary! The showers are big and warm, the beds are big and soft, and hey, you are on a boat!

We don't accept group bookings (maximum number of guests is 4), and reserve the right to cancel group bookings, even if made through separate reservations. For group bookings contact the hostel directly.

Low budget: we have double rooms as well as beds in dorms of different sizes, with prices starting from 22 , breakfast, linen and taxes included. And the enchanting, lively city of Ghent, advised as one of the top 10 destinations of 2011 by Lonely Planet, is included in the price! Life is pretty good in Ghent, why wouldn't it be? Come and check it out.

No lockout or curfew, but we ask to respect the check-in time (2 until 8 pm); in case of later or earlier arrival please warn us in advance by mail or phone!

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  • Latest Review

    What a joy to stumble across this hostel. An ECO hostelboat. Situated about 10/15 mins walk from central Ghent. Run by a lovely hippy couple who were happy to answer questions about the Ecoboat and Ghent. The boat was tidy and well kept, had all the requirements of a "traditional" hostel, without the rowdiness. I loved it. The only downside was the wifi didn't seem to reach the very last dorm room (our one), but apart from that, it was almost perfect. Highly, Highly recommended.
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      Anonymous, England, Male, 31-40
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Facilities

  • 24 Hour Security
  • BBQ
  • Board games
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Included
  • Common Room
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Hot Showers
  • Internet Access
  • Key Card Access
  • Linen Included
  • Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Postal Service
  • Reading Light
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire


Hostel Awards

  • 2011 Hoscar Winner
  • 1st
  • Country Winners Belgium
  • 2011 1st Country Winners Belgium

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Policies

  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew
  • Non Smoking
  • Taxes Included


Cancellation Policy

This property has a 1 day cancellation policy.
Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay, unless otherwise stated below (see 'Things to Note' information).

Things to Note

We don't accept group bookings (maximum number of guests is 4), and reserve the right to cancel group bookings, even if made through separate reservations





Ecohostel Andromeda Located at Bargiekaai 35, , Gent.
Ecohostel Andromeda
Belgium
Gent Oost-vlaanderen 9000 Bargiekaai 35
91% 768
51.0603053 3.7055683
Ecohostel Andromeda
    Rooms available     6 Bed Mixed Dorm     8 Bed Mixed Dorm     Basic Double Bed Private Shared Bathroom
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