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Generation Europe Youth Hostel

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here for three nights. The breakfast was very good and there were also cheap meals available in the evening which was very convenient. There are vending machines with snacks and drinks, and free wifi in the rooms. The area is fairly quiet and there are a few small attractions and restaurants in the area. It is a bit out...

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Prague, Czech Republic
Reviewed 14 March 2017

I spent there 2 nights with my girl-friend in a privat. In the room is everything you need - bed, little wordrobe, table and 2 chairs. We had a privat bathroom, which was really nice surprise for me! :) All staff was very helpful and friendly. We have just one funny story from the hostel. Last day we got stuck...

Thank Ivetkama
milton keynes
Reviewed 14 January 2017

The hostel is about 20 minute walk from the centre of Brussels. It is locate in an area which was quite intimidating at night however, if you are not alone it was fine. The hostel was very clean with welcoming staff. We had a private room for two and it as a very comfortable stay. Heating was good and the...

Thank francesca b
HostelBelgium, Responsable relations clients at Generation Europe Youth Hostel, responded to this review

Hi, thanks for the super nice feedback. The hostel is in a popular residential district and so there are no many people walking during the night but you just need to do 5 minutes walking and you are in the Canal of Brussels where you have lively places. Thanks for everything you said in your review, hope to see you...

Reviewed 12 January 2017

Very helpful receptionists. Kinda good breakfast. It didn't bother us but it is located in Moroccan area. Has noisy metal bunk beds.Quite clean room. We went to city center by walking and it took about 20 minutes.

Thank TehranMoj
Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 5 January 2017

This has been my best hostel stay so far, friendly staff, clean and big rooms, nice breakfast, free wifi and all in budget cost :) Though I didnt find the locality very safe! it was oddly very silent and didnt look very safe, although this is pretty accessible from grand place

Thank Ankit68
Reviewed 21 December 2016

I stayed here for 3 nights. The first night was fine, but when I came back the next day I found someone else's suitcase next to my bed (which I had stayed in the night before). I figured it was a mistake, moved her stuff and went to bed. I was woken up at 2 am by a girl who...

Thank kaity c
Reviewed 19 December 2016

The staff were quite cooperative and friendly and associated a private 6-bed room to our group of 5. The hostel is not so central but that's not a major problem during the day as you can reach the main attractions within a 30 minute walk or through a nearby metro (5 minutes away), during the night however, you do not...

Thank Pouria T
Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

It was clean and neat hostel, 40 minutes walking from the city center. The breakfast was rather varied. The staff were friendly and polite. I don know why, but there was NO detergent for hand washing in the toilet. The internet access in the room was difficult. The water's tempreture for shower was not enough warm and suitable for the...

Thank Bahareh M
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

This is one of the few hostels I stayed in Europe with all amenities that a hostel should have. They even have a fully functional self service kitchen. However the hostel is more frequented by school kids but if you're just looking for a place to crash, it's ideal. It's a little far from the city centre so one might...

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Reviewed 2 August 2016

This was my first stay in a hostel in Europe. It was nothing like I imagined it to be (in a good way). I expected a claustrophobic atmosphere but this was everything opposite. I had booked the place a week in advance for one night for an extremely reasonable price. The breakfast at this place is amazing, you have to...

Thank harini188

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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
BE.Welcome in Brussels, BE.Welcome in Generation Europe! Our Assets: Free WiFi, free parking, complimentary organic and local buffet breakfast, central but quiet place, good connections to discover the whole city and with delicious Belgian Craft beers… Everything for an affordable price! The Generation Europe Youth Hostel is strategically situated near the Canal of Brussels, at about 15 minutes walking from the Grand’ Place and at about 10 minutes from the Rue Antoine Dansaert and Sainte-Catherine district for the shopping lovers, as well as from the Saint-Géry district for the nightlife. The hostel has a big outdoor space which is a big asset in the centre of the European Capital. Situated in the city of the European comic, don’t miss the big mural panels in the hall of our hostel! What can you find nearby the hostel? - Museums/Art Galleries (Belgian Comic Centre, MIMA, La Fonderie Museum) - Historical sites and main attractions (Grand’ Place, Manneken Pis, Sainte-Catherine) - Nightlife (St-Géry District, VK concerts, Brussels Beer Project) - Restaurants - Shopping Centre/Markets (Rue Neuve and Rue Dansaert – Place de Jeu de Balle) SERVICES & FACILITIES - Reception 24/7 - Room check in is available from 2:00 pm. - Check out before 11:00 am - Free Internet (PCs) and WiFI - Buffet breakfast always included in the overnight (including Local and organic food) - Self-serve kitchen at your disposal - Bar serving everyday fresh Belgian Craft Beer. - Foosball and Pool Table - Outdoor garden – unique in town - Tawels renting (1,50 Eur) - Parking for cars, busses and motorhomes - Lift - Disabled accessible - GREEN KEY Label (ecofriendly) ... more   less 

Additional Information about Generation Europe Youth Hostel

Address: Rue de l'Elephant 4, Brussels 1080, Belgium
Region: Belgium > Brussels
Price Range: €43 - €101 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Generation Europe Youth Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 39
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