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  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchen
  • Breakfast Available
  • Parking Available


What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Friday Market Square
    2 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Graffiti Street
    4 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Gravensteen Castle
    4 min walk
  • Airport
    Brussels (ZYR-Brussels Midi Train Station)
    41 min drive

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020 3564 4853
  • 1 bed in Mixed Dorm, Shared Bathroom

    Room Amenities

    • 172 sq ft
    • Sleeps 1
    • 1 Single Bunk Bed
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  • 1 bed in Mixed Dormitory, Shared Bathroom

    Room Amenities

    • 387 sq ft
    • Sleeps 1
    • 1 Single Bunk Bed
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  • 1 bed in Mixed Dorm, Shared Bathroom

    Room Amenities

    • 161 sq ft
    • Sleeps 1
    • 1 Single Bunk Bed
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  • 1 bed in Mixed Dorm, Shared Bathroom

    Room Amenities

    • 215 sq ft
    • Sleeps 1
    • 1 Single Bunk Bed
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About this area


The Cover Hostel is located in Ghent's Ghent City Centre neighbourhood. House of Alijn and Ghent Museum of Industrial Archeology and Textiles are cultural highlights, and travellers looking to shop may want to visit Langemunt Shopping Center and Old Fish Market. Van Eyck Swimming Pool and Ghent University Botanical Garden are also worth visiting.

Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Friday Market Square - 2 min walk
  • Graffiti Street - 4 min walk
  • Gravensteen Castle - 4 min walk
  • Ghent Town Hall - 6 min walk
  • St. Nicholas' Church - 7 min walk

Getting around

  • Ghent-Dampoort Station - 14 min walk
  • Brussels (BRU-Brussels - National) - 52 min drive


  • Where to eat
  • The Cover – Open daily.

About this property

The Cover Hostel

Ghent hostel in Ghent City Centre, walk to Gravensteen Castle
A bar/lounge, a microwave in a common area and a fridge in a common area are available at this smoke-free hostel. Other amenities include self parking, laundry facilities and free newspapers. Rooms offer complimentary wireless Internet access and showers.
The Cover Hostel offers 2 forms of accommodation. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Guests can make use of the shared/communal kitchen. Guests have access to shared bathrooms. Bathrooms include a shower. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and an iron/ironing board can be requested.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Property amenities


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

Self parking: EUR 26.00 per day

Food and drink

Continental breakfast available for a fee daily 9 AM–noon: EUR 8.00 per person
1 bar

Things to do

Bike hire

Family friendly

Laundry facilities


Free newspapers in reception
Lockers available

Guest services

Daily housekeeping
Laundry facilities
Luggage storage

Languages spoken





Shared microwave
Shared fridge
Smoke-free property
TV in reception

Room amenities




Shared bathroom

Food and drink

Shared kitchen


Iron/ironing board (on request)



Check-in between 3 PM - midnight
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before noon

Special check-in instructions

  • There is no front desk at this property. To make arrangements for check-in, please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation.


  • Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cots (infant beds) are not available.

Payment types at the property


Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for continental breakfast: EUR 8.00 per person (approximately)
  • Self-parking fee: EUR 26.00 per day

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Property is also known as

  • The Cover Hostel Ghent
  • The Cover Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
  • The Cover Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Ghent

Guest rating

5 - Excellent
4 - Good
3 - Okay
2 - Mediocre
1 - Poor
Service and Staff
Property condition


  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities

Stayed 1 night in Oct 2018

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