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Sandhurst, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We arrived in Ghent on a short tour of Netherlands, Germany, Luxembourg camping and hostels. We were greeted by a very friendly manager. The rooms were bright and clean and everything working. The hostel is a 5 minute stroll from the wonderful town of Ghent where there is fantastic architecture, interesting bars, and amazing squares. I will certainly return.

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Cairo Governorate, Egypt
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69 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2016

pros : -The owner , who is the manager , who is the food supplier and breakfast organizer , who actually makes everything , is a very friendly guy cons : -Hostel should have a big banner with the name of the hostel on it ,,,,i kept walking for like 45 minutes in the hostel street and i wasn't even... More 

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Thank Sharkawy55
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6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2016

The hostel is located in a walking distance from the railway station. Close to central district and all sightseeing places are nearby. Two days spent were very memorable. A city for students. Cycles. Buses or trams are convenient. Hostel has kitchen. Breakfast is not elaborate however is sumptuous.

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Thank Shashank D
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23 reviews
10 hotel reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2016 via mobile

Unfortunately our time at Hostel 47 was wholly unpleasant. A lot of this was due to other people staying in the hostel talking loudly downstairs and in the hallways, and tramping up and down the stairs until at least 3:30am. This is not generally the fault of the hostel, however since there was were no night or security staff at... More 

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Birzebbuga, Malta
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21 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2016

A great hostel indeed! Location is within walking distance to the city centre. The hostel is very clean and up to standard! The only drawback was the amount of stairs to get to the top room. Apart from that, perfect hostel!

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Thank Dannie1988
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28 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2015 via mobile

Great hostel in Gent. Well located, but quiet street and we could park our car just outside. Nice meeting the owner, really friendly and making sure everything was OK. We are a family of 5 and stayed in a private room on the 3rd floor and from the velux Windows, we had a good view of the centre. Very clean... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2015

We couldn't fault this hostel. The owner was so friendly and the hostel is very clean and well located in a quiet area but near the old town and Dampoort station. We really appreciated the efforts put into accommodating both louder and quieter guests!

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Thank MaeveAndDenise
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

We made an online booking at the very last moment, but when we arrived we got a warm welcome! The stairs were a bit steep, but the rooms were large and very clean. The breakfast is very simple, so don't expect to much of that.

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Kingston, Canada
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11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

Hostel 47 is clean, modern and the owner is a genuinely nice guy. Easy to find and comfortable rooms. Not a terrible location, its a 15 minute walk to the old centre of Ghent. Wifi on ground floor - would be better in rooms. Would stay here again.

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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114 reviews
44 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015 via mobile

Came with a stag do and they were very accommodating whereas other parts of the town frowns upon stag do's (we were well behaved though). Facilities were very good but basic, but service was very good, especially helping us get to know the town. Marked down on score as breakfast was really too basic and wifi didn't extend to top... More 

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Additional Information about Hostel 47

Address: Blekerijstraat 47, Ghent 9000, Belgium
Location: Belgium > Flanders > East Flanders Province > Ghent
Price Range: $30 - $127 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1 star — Hostel 47 1*
Number of rooms: 9
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