This place is unusual and strikingly different by way of its pleasant design, friendly atmosphere and relaxing ambience.
We’re located right in the heart of downtown Brussels! All major points of interest are within walking distance. Fashion, food, art, architecture and nightlife - just step out and enjoy all the sweet pleasures of your visit to Brussels.
We make no difference in price or allocation between the four-bed and six-bed dorms. Some rooms have a bathroom in the dorm room, while others have a bathroom shared with other rooms. Some rooms are smaller, some are bigger. Allocation is based upon our availability. Not all rooms have air conditioning.
We have free city maps of Brussels, including insightful information on the area’s best pubs, nightclubs, major tourist attractions and where to get the cheapest and tastiest food, chocolate, waffles and beer. There’s also free Internet and Wi-Fi available.
Please note that there is a maximum age limit of 35 years in our dorm rooms. There’s no maximum age limit in the private rooms. Minimum age in any of the rooms is 18.
We only accept groups of up to six people.
Please read our Things to Note below before booking.
Brussels North train station:
easy on foot:
Take the main front exit by walking always straight ahead through the lenght of the train station, go down the stairs into the Avenue Albert II (where the high office buildings are) and follow 400 meters this big avenue to the left (along the green parc route), continue straight, until you arrive at a big roundabout on the big Botanique avenue, cross the traffic lights, and go straight, into the 'Emile Jacqmain boulevard', the hostel is at nr. 99 (on the left side, +- 200 meter into Boulevard Emile Jacqmain)
Brussels South train station (Midi):
Take the tram: go to the metrostation (don't take metro, but TRAM!), take any tram direction NORD (north), exit tram at stop 'Brouckère square' (place Brouckère), exit the metrostation at the sign 'Jacqmain avenue' - do not take the long horizontal automatic walker (= direction metro)-, walk into the Jacqmain avenue (the avenue on the left side of the big Coca Cola neon lights, and with white streetlights at night), walk along the right side, pass 2 traffic lights, until you arrive at the hostel, nr 99.
From the highway ring arround Brussels, follow always 'city center', the hostel is in the very heart of downtown Brussels, along the central Boulevards: with 'La Bourse' (at avenue Anspach) - Place 'Brouckère' and into 'Boulevard Emile Jacqmain', where the hostel is (on the left side of the big Coca-Cola neon lights), pass 2 traffic lights, the hostel (blue neon) is on the right side, nr. 99.
From Brussels South-Charleroi airport (for Ryanair-wizzair passengers):
A 45 minute direct shuttle bus ride between the airport and the Brussels South ('Midi') train station (best option!). ATTENTION: when returning to airport: make sure to take the shuttle bus at least 2 hours before your flight time!
From the national airport ('Brussels Airport'):
Take the train at the airport for a 10 minutes train ride to the Brussels North station.
From Eurolines bus company:
Ticketoffice + departures/arrivals: under the stairs of the front entrance of the Brussels North train station
From the European District (15 min from hostel with metro):
Take the metro at the Brouckère square (see description Brussels Central train station), Line 1, direction Hermann Debroux, 5 stops until Schuman metro station.