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Jacques Brel Youth Hostel

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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good42%
  • Average21%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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Free Internet
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
Multilingual Staff
Wheelchair Access
2.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The rooms are spacious and clean, but the cleaners had forgotten to put new toilet paper in the bathroom. There were also no sheets, blankets or pillow for me. The bed was empty. I thought that was a bit sloppy. Nevertheless, the staff downstairs at...More

Thank MA891
Reviewed 4 January 2018

Our group stayed here for a single night whilst we explored Brussels on our way back to the ferry at Zeebrugge from Germany. From the road outside there is little to see and the hostel doesn't shout its existence locally, in the way of signs...More

Thank Paul W
Reviewed 11 December 2017

In order to store the luggage you gave to carry it 1,5 floors through the stairs, then go back to reception to buy a lock that costs extra 4 euros, no one told this before. Half of building doesn't have an elevator so it is...More

Thank Veronika P
Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

Ispent here two nights and I'm completely satisfy. Cleaning of rooms is ok, good breakfast and good quality of staff, kind and alwais available in helping if you need. Any problem with people of my room. Cheap and cozy.

Thank Luana S
Reviewed 23 October 2017

This is a very nice hostel. The 12-person bedrooms were full, so we had een upgrade to a very nice room with only 3 beds and a private bathroom. It's in a quiet neighbourhood and in walking distance of Brussels-Nord station. The breakfast was very...More

Thank Inne G
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Amenities
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Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Things to do
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
USD 35 - USD 115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
USD 35 - USD 115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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"ask for a room with WiFi on the room, most do not have that."
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"Ask reception, probably avoid rooms overlooking the courtyard as people drink there at night."
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"Some rooms have bathrooms, others just have showers."
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"Take the rooms on the 4th floor ! You will be relaxed, no noise"
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