Hostel Uppelink offers accommodation in Ghent right next to the Saint Michael's Bridge. Guests can enjoy the on-site bar and free Wi-Fi at the property. Complimentary walking tours are also offered. Guests can enjoy a buffet style breakfast every morning. All rooms are equipped with a shared bathroom. There is a shared kitchen at the property which offers a beautiful view on the city. Board games are available at the hostel and guests can enjoy kayak rental. A selection of activities are offered in the area, such as cycling and canoeing. Ghent Christmas Market is 400 metres from Hostel Uppelink, while Graslei and Korenlei Ghent is 100 metres away. The nearest airport is Antwerp International Airport, 53 km from Hostel Uppelink. Guests can ask for a complimentary city map. Free walking tours are also proposed.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.8 for a two-person trip.

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Property highlights

Situated in the best rated area in Ghent, this property has an excellent location score of 9.8

Breakfast info

Continental, Buffet


Availability

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Property practices

This property has told us they implemented certain practices across some or all of these categories: waste, water, energy and greenhouse gases, destination and community, and nature.
Guest reviews

Categories:

Staff
9.5
Facilities
8.8
Cleanliness
8.8
Comfort
8.6
Value for money
8.7
Location
9.8
Free WiFi
8.6
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See what guests loved the most:

  • Mine
    Ireland Ireland
    clean, the location is perfect, the staff was friendly
  • Michala
    Czech Republic Czech Republic
    Great location of the hostel in the center of Gent. Beautiful view from the window on panorama of the town. Nice prize.
  • Bárbara
    Portugal Portugal
    Bed was very confortable; there were plenty of shower cabins and everything looked pretty clean!

Property surroundings

Facilities of Hostel Uppelink
Great facilities! Review score, 8.8

Most popular facilities
  • Free WiFi
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Bar
Bathroom
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels/sheets (extra fee)
  • Toilet
  • Shared bathroom
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
Bedroom
  • Linen
Kitchen
  • Shared kitchen
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
Activities
  • Walking tours
  • Canoeing
    Additional charge
Food & Drink
  • Bar
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
No parking available.
Reception services
  • Invoice provided
  • Lockers
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • Luggage storage
    Additional charge
Entertainment and family services
  • Board games/puzzles
Cleaning services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key card access
  • Safety deposit box
General
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Vending machine (snacks)
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Heating
  • Fan
  • Non-smoking rooms
Accessibility
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
Languages spoken
  • English
  • French
  • Dutch

House rules

Hostel Uppelink takes special requests - add in the next step!

Check-in

From 15:00 to 22:00

Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in

Check-out

From 08:00 to 11:00

 

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children are not allowed.

Cot and extra bed policies

Cots and extra beds are not available at this property.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

Maestro Mastercard Visa Bancontact Cash is not accepted Hostel Uppelink accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print
Need-to-know information for guests at this property

Please note that arrivals after 22:00 can be charged extra and may be refused. Please contact the property directly to inform them about your expected arrival time.

Breakfast is served between 8:00-10:00.

The bar is open until 23:00.

Two free walking tour start at 10:00 and 13:00 on a daily basis. The tours are in English and Spanish.

Minors need to be accompanied by an adult.

Parking is available at parking garage, P+R The Loop/Expo. Guests can then take tram 1 to the city center.

Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

FAQs about Hostel Uppelink

  • Check-in at Hostel Uppelink is from 15:00, and check-out is until 11:00.

  • The prices at Hostel Uppelink may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

  • Hostel Uppelink offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Canoeing
    • Walking tours

  • Guests staying at Hostel Uppelink can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 7.5).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Buffet

  • Hostel Uppelink is 400 yards from the centre of Ghent. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.