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Belgrade, Serbia
Reviewed 1 week ago

Location was amazing. Centre of the centre 😊 Room was nice and very clean, with beautiful view. Bed was comfortable. I really liked the common area and the guest kitchen. Breakfast was basic but sufficient. Staff was helpful and kind. Walking tour was also excellent. Toilets are a bit uncomfortable but clean.

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Copenhagen, Denmark
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hostel itself is situated in the historic centre of Ghent, prime location. The common space has old cosy chairs, tables, and couches and something was always going on. Great to meet people, especially with the Belgian beer bar attached :) Also a kitchen for those who want to cook. Staff is also very friendly and helpful. Only bad thing...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The team here are lovely, it's a great spot to take a break from the buzz of the town and grab a drink. It's quiet, warm and cosy and the WiFi is good (and free!). I would stay here if I come back to Ghent.

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hostel was one of the nicest ones I stayed during my 3 week trip to Europe. It was very clean and orderly. They offered free breakfast that was actually very good. The location was suburb. I was able to explore the city and always come back to my hostel within fifteen minutes. They also offered a free walking tour...

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Asheville, North Carolina
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The staff were fantastic, the rooms and space clean, free breakfast delicious, beers available for purchase at a discount in the evening awesome, and most of all the view of Ghent was spectacular. I don't really like sharing rooms with a bunch of people I don't know, especially when so many of them are quite a bit younger than me,...

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Hasselt, Belgium
Reviewed 28 November 2016

Best stayover place in town! Awesome view (ask for the channel view dorm) and cool authentic atmosphere inside! They have a big modern kitchen so you can prepare your own meals. Fair price and a basic but very decent breakfast.

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Tahoe City, California
Reviewed 21 November 2016

This hostel felt like a home away from home. On rainny days people would hang in the lounge reading or enjoying the company of others. Cooking dinner was very social. They had a relaxed bar so you could enjoy a wonderful belgium beer anytime without trying to squeeze into a city bar full of students. The main center of the...

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Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

Really kind and helpful staff! The common area is spacious and great for socializing. The hostel overlooks the St. Michael's bridge which gives a wonderful view. Hostel was clean and cheap with free Wi-Fi and breakfast. Pretty much all you could ask for in a hostel and more!

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Reviewed 13 November 2016

I really loved this old building with its noisy stairway and the probably most beautiful lounge and dining area I've ever seen in a hostel. The kitchen is big enough for a few people to cook at the same time, well equipped too. The room I stayed in was an 8 dorm and offered heaps of space for everyone. As...

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Reviewed 19 October 2016

Erasmus already knew this was a perfect spot to hang out for a while & centuries later it still is...the picturesque town of Ghent -along with its canals- is right outside your window when you stay in the hostel. Comfy beds in a spacious historical building with a touch of modern elements where you need it (bathrooms) and cozy where...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to Hostel Uppelink, a family owned hostel situated in the historic center of Ghent. Enjoy spending the night in our 13th century building, but also try out our kayak rental service and our daily free walking tours (one in English and one in Spanish - both leave at 1 pm). On Wednesdays and Saturdays, from July to October, we also organize guided visits the Delirium Brewery, home of the Pink Elephant. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hostel Uppelink

Address: Sint-Michielsplein 21, Ghent 9000, Belgium
Region: Belgium > Flanders > East Flanders Province > Ghent
Price Range: $30 - $126 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hostel Uppelink 2*
Number of rooms: 11
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“As a woman traveling alone I stayed in the all women's room, although all the men there seemed very sweet and respectful.”
  • This was the view from my top floor room.
 of 5 bubbles SarahDBenoit, 19 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Womens dorm on the 3rd floor, #12.”
 of 5 bubbles crazylynner, 21 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on the NE side face the canal, great view!!!!”
 of 5 bubbles 325sydneyh, 26 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Any dorm room”
 of 5 bubbles Shyamvis, 14 Sep 2016 | Read review
“All rooms have a very nice view”
 of 5 bubbles 438rickv, 15 Aug 2016 | Read review
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