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If you're hoping to find a low-cost place to stay in Ghent, one of its 7 hostels might be a great choice. No two hostels look exactly the same, but these dorm-style accommodations all offer the following:
Hostels are a great way to stay in Ghent for a lower cost, so you can save your budget for fun things to do. You can check out the museums and other cultural highlights in this destination, as well as activities like shopping.
Ready to book a hostel? These options get the highest reviews from our guests and could be a good place to look first:
Hostel Uppelink - Guests can enjoy free WiFi, a bar, and tour/ticket assistance. Rooms come with showers.
13 O'clock Hostel - Guests can enjoy free WiFi, multilingual staff, and an elevator. You'll find showers, free toiletries, and desks in all rooms.
Treck Hostel - Guests can enjoy free breakfast, free WiFi, and a shared/communal kitchen. Rooms come with showers, free toiletries, and hair dryers.
Hostel 47 - You can take advantage of free WiFi and a shared/communal kitchen, as well as barbecue grills. You'll find showers in all rooms.
KaBa Hostel - Property features include free breakfast, free WiFi, and tour/ticket assistance. Rooms come with showers.
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You can fly into the closest airport in Antwerp (ANR-Antwerp Intl.), 32.9 mi (52.9 km) from the city center. An alternative is Brussels (BRU-Brussels - National), situated 34.8 mi (55.9 km) away. After you've arrived, you might want to use public transit during your trip. To check out more of the area, take a train from Ghent-Dampoort Station, Ghent-Sint-Pieters Station, or Gentbrugge Station.