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Hostel Uppelink

Sint-Michielsplein 21, Ghent 9000, Belgium
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Maastricht, Limburg, Netherlands
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The first impression was awesome... The location is really perfect! The room and bathrooms were really clean and the staff were really nice and helpfull. They have an awesome kitchen where you can prepare your meals and also an amazing commom area.

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Ankara, Turkey
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Perfect location, right in the city center but it was still quite. Rooms and bathroom was convenient. There are free lockers. Staff was extremely nice and helpful. Breakfast was quite alright. I didn't have any complaints. I wish it was cheap as well but that would be asking for too much :)

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Istanbul, Turkey
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22 reviews 22 reviews
9 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Uppelink's location is unbeatable. Also one of the cleanest hostel I've ever slept. Owner was a helpful guy too. But there are couple of problems that I wanna mention that made me give a two star rating. Room was cold when we get there okay we arrived earlier and checked in earlier. We were told that heater will be on... More 

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Aveiro, Portugal
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Nice environment and great localization, really in the middle of the historial part of the city, with tram very near the hostel. Attending people are extremely friendly and very helpful. I recomend it!

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London
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

Hostel Uppelink is set in a beautiful building in one of the most beautiful parts of Ghent - literally, you look out on Saint Nicholas' Church and the canal from here. The rooms are large and well kept, the bathroom is well maintained and you can come and go pretty much as you please - it ticks all the hostel... More 

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Ghent, Belgium
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58 reviews 58 reviews
33 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

* There is no better place to put a hostel in Ghent than this one. Direct connection with the railwaystation AND on top of the place with the best view on the 'Three towers' right in the middle of the center. * The people of the hostel are very friendly. They leave in the evening, but you can enter and... More 

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National Capital Territory of Delhi, India
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014 via mobile

Me and my wife stayed here for a night during our visit to tomorrowland 2014. We came for a nightover from brussels in july and absolutely loved this place. We took a 6 bed dorm room and were really impressed by the location and cleanliness inside. It was during the ghent festival and Pole Pole night. The best part was... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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60 reviews 60 reviews
31 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

Another one of my favourite hostels in Europe! Breakfast included, stunning view, great staff! Not much more you can ask for! Very cool building, like a mini castle! Check in was very personalised, one on one, thus a little slow but it was worth having the attention getting to know the place. A cute kitchen with many essentials if you... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

First off, the staff here at amazing. They work hard and they are so nice to you as soon as you walk in. The overall cleanliness of the common rooms, kitchens, WC's, showers, and the rooms were all well above par from what I've stayed in before. The location is easy to find and is surrounded by all of the... More 

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Seattle, Washington, United States
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Biking thru Belgium, we stayed here 2 nights in the 12 person mixed gender room facing the canal. There were many other bikers staying there, so there was a slight sense of community amongst bikers. Clean, friendly, quiet (for a hostel), with a location that cannot be beat, we had a great stay. The view from our room and the... More 

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Address: Sint-Michielsplein 21, Ghent 9000, Belgium
Location: Belgium > Flanders > East Flanders Province > Ghent
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 11
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