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Generation Europe Youth Hostel Brussels

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Reviewed 1 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...

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Reviewed 19 June 2016

I spent 3 days in Brussel with a group of Erasmus students at "Generation Europe" and I was really surprised about the quality of the food. Sabine is a great chef and she prepared a great Lasagna friday night. I felt like I was back in Italy. I really raccomand the restaurant service in the hostel, you won't be disappointed...

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HostelBelgium, Responsable relations clients at Generation Europe Youth Hostel Brussels, responded to this review

Dear Mina, thanks so much for your amazing and super cool review. It is always cool to recieve such a beautiful comments. I told immediately to Sabine your satisfation about her cuisine and she was so happy and proud about it! Thanks again for the review, hope to see you again in our hostel!!! :-D Mattia

Varese, Italy
Reviewed 8 April 2016

We have booked a double room for 58 €, with "towels for rent" as clearly stated everywhere in their web pages. Beside the very small room, there were no towels available for rent when we arrived, and they didn't offer us any alternative or solution to this problem. We decided to leave and to look for another accomodation at our...

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HostelBelgium, Responsable relations clients at Generation Europe Youth Hostel Brussels, responded to this review

Dear guest, We thank you for your feedback, it is really important and useful for us. We have just found your e-mails, they were unfortunately labelled as spams. We are terribly sorry for the inconvenience you had with our service and can completely understand your displeasure. Our staff should have given you a solution to your issue. For this reason...

Riga, Latvia
Reviewed 22 January 2016

Good hostel for a budget traveler,you cant beat its price :)There is a free wi fi in lounge,but not in room. Breakfast is ok,rooms are more or less clean. Its around 2km from center and in quite area.

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Portadown, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 November 2015

We were relocated to this hostel following a problem with our original location due to burst pipes. The hostel didn't provide towels which we were not informed of when moved but thankfully staff from the hostel we were moved from brought some round. The location is not central but within walking distance of the centre, I also felt a little...

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Brussels, Belgium
Reviewed 25 September 2015

The staff were very laid back and friendly and extremely helpful and accommodating. The rooms were comfortable enough and very clean. There's food and drink available in the evening and there's a nice selection of food available for the free breakfast. Overall, it has a very relaxed and welcoming atmosphere.

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Reviewed 18 July 2015 via mobile

A high quality 'down with the kids' kind of hostel that has been recently renovated. It's quite large as a typical metropolitan hostel always is and benefits from free parking. The rooms are of a good standard and the only fault I can really identify is that it's a bit of a mission from the city centre and placed right...

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1Thank willswitchengage
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 12 March 2015

I booked this hostel because it got good ratings and was cheap. It was clean. There was nothing including in the bathrooms, such as towels and soap, but it was also expensive to buy it from the hostel. The Wifi worked only in the common area; I was on the first floor and my roommates and I had to go...

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Vilnius, Lithuania
Reviewed 4 March 2015

I have stayed at the hostel for 2 nights, and the hostel has definitely exceeded all my expectations. I am from Lithuania, and I must tell you, I have stayed at faaar worse hostels back in my home country for the same price, even though it is a cheaper country. The hostel is VERY clean, the rooms are all newly...

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Reviewed 3 March 2015

The hostel was very difficult to find but the locals were kind enough to direct us as they are probably used to seeing lots of lost tourists in the area, but once you familiarise yourself with the area, it is a very straight forward route to take yourself from the metro to the hostel itself. The room we stayed in...

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Amenities

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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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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Public Wifi
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • 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 Brussels

Address: Rue de l'Elephant 4, Brussels 1080, Belgium
Region: Belgium > Brussels
Price Range: $41 - $152 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Generation Europe Youth Hostel Brussels 2*
Number of rooms: 39
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