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Homestay Gent

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Terrace/Patio
Terrace/Patio
Living Area
Down comforters, individually decorated, individually furnished

Overview of Homestay Gent

Homestay Gent

2 out of 5

4.0/5 Very Good

Guests rated this property 3.7/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchen
  • Breakfast available

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitizer provided

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationGhelamco Arena3 min drive
  • Popular LocationGhent University Hospital5 min drive
  • Popular LocationCitadel Park14 min drive
  • AirportKortrijk (KJK-Kortrijk-Wevelgem Intl.)39 min drive

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About this area

Merelbeke

Located in Merelbeke, Homestay Gent is near a train station. Museum of Fine Arts and Capitole Theatre are cultural highlights, and some of the area's activities can be experienced at Van Eyck Swimming Pool and Blaarmeersen Recreation Area. Ghent University Botanical Garden and World of Kina: The Garden are also worth visiting.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Ghelamco Arena - 3 min drive
  • Leopold Barracks - 4 min drive
  • Ghent University Hospital - 5 min drive
  • World of Kina - 5 min drive
  • Citadel Park - 14 min drive

Getting around

  • Merelbeke Station - 11 min walk

Restaurants

  • Mayom Thai — 6 min walk
  • Restaurant De Bergstraat — 9 min walk
  • Picasso — 17 min walk
  • Thawan Thai Take Away — 3 min drive
  • Pizzeria Venezia — 3 min drive

About this property

Homestay Gent

Merelbeke hostel in Flora
Coffee/tea in a common area, a microwave in a common area, and a refrigerator in a common area are available at this hostel. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include express check-in, express check-out, and a vending machine. All rooms are shared and offer free WiFi and free bottled water. Guests will also find microwaves, stovetops, and down comforters. Housekeeping is available on request.
Homestay Gent offers 7 shared accommodations with complimentary bottled water and hair dryers. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Beds feature down comforters. This Merelbeke hostel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Guests can make use of the shared/communal kitchen. Additionally, rooms include complimentary toiletries and blackout drapes/curtains. Housekeeping is provided on request.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Guest accommodations are sealed after cleaning

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Social distancing measures in place
Contactless room service is available

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitizer provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free offsite parking
  • Street parking available

Food and drink

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast available for a fee daily 8:00 AM–9:30 AM: EUR 10 per person
  • Coffee/tea in common area(s)

Things to do

  • Bike parking

Conveniences

  • No elevators
  • Vending machine

Guest services

  • Housekeeping (on request)
  • Luggage storage

Languages spoken

  • Dutch
  • English
  • French

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Lever door handles
  • Stair-free path to entrance
  • Visual fire alarm

More

  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply)
  • Shared microwave
  • Shared refrigerator

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Down comforter
  • Heating

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Shampoo
  • Soap
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels

Food and drink

  • Cleaning supplies
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Free bottled water
  • Griddle
  • Microwave
  • Mixer
  • Paper towels
  • Shared kitchen access
  • Spices
  • Stovetop
  • Toaster

More

  • Eco-friendly cleaning products provided
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
  • LED light bulbs
  • Local maps
  • Recycling
  • Shared accommodations
  • Soundproofing

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Express check-in
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11:00 AM
Late check-out subject to availability
Late check-out fee: EUR 20
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

There is no front desk at this property
If you are planning to arrive after 10:30 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests planning to arrive outside of normal check-in hours will receive an email with special check-in instructions and an access code; access will be through a private entrance

Renovations and closures

The property is closed during the summer season.

Access methods

Access code, private entrance

Pets

No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children 13 and younger are not allowed at this property; All guests older than 13 are welcome

Important information

Optional extras

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

  • Fee for cooked-to-order breakfast: EUR 10 per person (approximately)
  • Late check-out fee: EUR 20 (subject to availability)

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 may be 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
This property accepts cash
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a first aid kit

We should mention

Children 13 years old and younger are not permitted at this property
No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property

Property is also known as

HostelGent
Homestay Gent Merelbeke
Homestay Gent Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
Homestay Gent Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Merelbeke

Frequently asked questions

4.0
Very Good
Rating 5 - Excellent. 1 out of 4 reviews
5 - Excellent 25%
Rating 4 - Good. 2 out of 4 reviews
4 - Good 50%
Rating 3 - Okay. 1 out of 4 reviews
3 - Okay 25%
Rating 2 - Poor. 0 out of 4 reviews
2 - Poor 0%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 4 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%

3.7/5

Cleanliness

4.0/5

Staff & service

4.0/5

Amenities

4.3/5

Property conditions & facilities

3/5 Okay

Liked: Staff & service
Disliked: Cleanliness
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2021

4/5 Good

Stayed 1 night in Sep 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Ruime kamer, nette badkamer. Koffie, thee en vers fruit aanwezig in de keuken. Openbaar vervoer vlakbij
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2021

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 2 nights in Jun 2021