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Hostel Grand Place Reviews

Boulevard Emile Jacqmain 99, Brussels, Belgium

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84%

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2108 Total Reviews
  • 84%Value For Money
  • 85%Security
  • 98%Location
  • 76%Staff
  • 79%Atmosphere
  • 88%Cleanliness
  • 81%Facilities

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100%

Very nice place in the center. Rooms were clean and bathrooms were nice. Feels very private like an apartment.


89%

The hostel is in the middle of the center. Just perfect. Ther is also a nice kitchen where you can cook. And ladies, its a hostel with a haidryer. The toilet wasent very clean in our room.


80%

Great location, really clean rooms. The only let down were the showers with the area being quite little making it hard to put your belonging in the cubicle and keep them dry, also the shower turns off every 30 seconds and it was hard to adjust the temperature of the water.


100%

The location was really good, is the best one, the only "bad" thing is that you have to go to another place that is really near the hostel to get your keys, but besides that, everything is so good, so no worries, choose this hostel.


89%

Very good location, right off the Grand Place! The facilities were nice, and the hostel staff was really nice, even though the check-in was quite far from the actual hostel.


83%

Had a great stay at the hostel for 2 nights, location is perfect!

  • 7th Mar 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Netherlands
  • Male, 18-24
  • (1 review)


100%

Best location ever!! A little bit dificult to find, once there's no signals and it's among the downtown! But just a little of attention is enough!! The rest was awesome! Thank u!


86%

Location is perfect for those that like to meet places walking, mostly of the places are on a small medium walk. No much interactions with staff beyond check-in but the overall is fine, for the ones that don't read their description they could need to give a walk until check in place that is around 3-5 from the dorm.


89%

Amazing location !! Really in the center of Brussels! The money was completely worth on it !The check in in the other place is not at all a problem, at least for me! I had one problem there, and another girl told me the same, I booked a female room, and in the last day one guy was booked in my room!! Not fair at all! and as there is no staff in the place, and as I'm not from Belgium, I was not able to contact the staff! But it was a really nice place !


77%

The best location I could wish for during my stay in Brussels. Very clean. The rooms are comfortable, the beds too. I found a very pleasant environment, a cute kitchen full of colors and a small sitting room. It was very small but never crowded so if needed, you could always find somewhere to sit. The only problem, there is no wi-fi inside the rooms. If you are travelling on your own, you can return any time at night (or in the morning) without being scared or anything.

  • 4th Mar 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Greece
  • Female, 25-30
  • (1 review)


100%

I loved this hostel! It's amazing! The rooms are great, big lockers for the luggage, cool kitchen and common space, the cleaning lady it's so nice, the people it's cool, I will definitely come back!! It may be a little uncomfortable checking in other place but is just a few minutes away so not big deal either! You won't regreat!

  • 4th Mar 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Argentina
  • Female, 25-30
  • (1 review)


97%

We hadnt realised we had to check in somewhere else the other side of the city, probably a good thing we arrived in daylight, and met the cleaner after banging on the door, who told us where to go and how to get there and gave us a map. Other than that, it was all clean,and the location was brilliant. The kitchen was the best equipped I've ever seen. Only issue we found was that the bathroom was not big enough to move around in when there's 6 of you trying to get in to bed.


86%

Excellent location literally in the Grand Place. However, you have to check in from their main reception which is about 15 min walk. No reception at this Grand Place branch. Everything was good except the shower. Temperature was low, barely warm enough to take a quick shower in a warm winter day (not hot enough to wash hair).


77%

The location couldn't have been better, but it doesn't have a reception over all it was decent and I'd recommend it


74%

All the facilities are in another hostel that is far away from this one


89%

Very good location and facilities. However, the check-in at another hostel is a bit annoying, yet is done to make it all cheaper (so can't complain) :) Not really a hostel to meet new people and have parties. No common area that fits many people at a time.


86%

It's a very good place to stay the night and the location is incomparable. But it would be helpful if the kitchen was open 24 hours.


77%

Can't beat the location. The bathrooms and common areas are very clean, the beds are comfy. Not a homey environment though. The décor is a bit bizarre too (not an issue, just something to note).


91%

Location was excellent!! Room was very clean and showers and bathrooms were very clean as well. Great choice to stay at! Beds were very comfortable and soft.


80%

good location! it's so easy to go anywhere you want the only problem is that since it's the low season, you need to check in somewhere else and then to go the hostel. that means basically there is no staff help you with information .....impossible to leave your luggage there after checkout

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


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