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If you're looking to stay in Brussels in a friendly, international atmosphere, the Jacques Brel Youth Hostel is perfect for you! Located in the Uptown of the city (10 minutes walking from the Grand’ Place), it is ideal for all type of travelers. We offer quality twin, triple, 4 and 6 bedded rooms all with ensuite showers and washbasins. Please, contact us if you need a complete ensuite room. The Youth Hostel team organize concerts and a range of activities in partnership with local associations … Discover with us the real soul of the European Capital! WHAT CAN YOU FIND NEARBY THE HOSTEL? - Museums/Art Galleries (Belgian Comic Centre, Fine Arts and Magritte Museums) - Historical sites and main attractions (Royal Palace, Royal Park, Grand’ Place, Manneken Pis) - Nightlife (St-Géry District, Mirano Club, Fuse Club, etc.) - Restaurants - Shopping Centre/Markets (Rue Neuve and Avenue Louise – Place de Jeu de Balle) SERVICES & FACILITIES - Reception open from 8:00 am to 8: 00 pm / Bar-Reception open from 6:00 pm to 1:00 am. - Room check in is available from 3:00 pm. - Check out before 12:00 pm - Free Internet (PCs) and WiFI - Buffet breakfast always included in the overnight (including Local and organic food) - 24/7 access to the hostel with your electronic key card / NO CURFEW - Self-serve kitchen at your disposal - Bar serving everyday fresh Belgian Craft Beer. - Table Tennis, Air Hockey and Foosball - Huge outdoor courtyard – unique in town
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Free Internet
Breakfast included
Banquet Room
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Public Wifi
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair access
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Accessible rooms
Family Rooms
Non-smoking rooms
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I had my doubts about hostels and this was my first experience and I can say that it was worth it!!! Very Gently staff, very clean rooms! The breakfast it was Decent with Plenty of choices. Very Quiet area and very close to train station and the center of town!
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Please see picture attached for my review... Pros and cons are noted below. Overall if you are a solo traveller who enjoys walking g and doesn’t need lots of perks in the accommodation you stay in: this is perfect!
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When I enquired about my room not looking anything like what I booked online, a reception member was incredibly rude, unhelpful and did not even offer to help, discuss my problem or offer me any compensation. Unfortunately during our stay none of the staff were very helpful.
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I stayed in a Double room at the hostel. Very simple, but clean and quiet. Good for the price. Ok location just a 5 maybe 10 minute walk to the city centrum. I reconmend for anyone youth searching for a cheap nice hostel! :)
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Located in Saint-Josse-ten-Noode/Sint-Joost-ten-Node municipality, Jacques Brel Youth Hostel was a most present place to start my solo Euro-trip. The Hostel is about 16 Mins by ether Metro or car from Bruxelles-Midi (however Metro is far more convenient), just take Metro line 2
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Photo provided by managementJacques Brel
twin room - chambre à deux lits
Mural separting the two floors in room.
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Habitación doble con baño privado
"Arrive early to claim a good bed! and bring your lock for the room lockers."
"Wifi, Location"
"ask for a room with WiFi on the room, most do not have that."
"Ask reception, probably avoid rooms overlooking the courtyard as people drink there at night."
"Some rooms have bathrooms, others just have showers."
US$47 - US$131 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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