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Jacques Brel Youth Hostel

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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good42%
  • Average21%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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Free Internet
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
Multilingual Staff
Wheelchair Access
2.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 29 September 2014 via mobile

They are renovating, wires hanging from the ceiling. Very unsafe. Rooms smell like sewer, thanks to the bathroom. Beds are a plastic matras, uncomfortable. Definitely not recommended, for these prices you can get a decent hotel.

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Reviewed 25 September 2014 via mobile

It was quite an uphill walk from the centre of town: not ideal with luggage. The room was fine if a bit pokey. There weren't enough power sockets for the number of beds and the wifi didn't work in the room. This would have been...More

1  Thank Cubicledodger
Reviewed 25 August 2014

The place is ok. The staff of hostel is friendly, but the staff of bar is very unfriendly. The location is nice! The bathroom don't have toilet and for my surprise doesn't toilet in my floor. Exactly, I have to go to other stair to...More

1  Thank diegoantunes
Reviewed 7 August 2014

We were a large group of friends and this hostel was definitely one of the best in Brussels, clean, nice, well located, friendly staff, wi fi, computers, good breakfast, nice bars, ping pong table etc. second stay in Jacques brel, second time happy about the...More

Thank Guillaume D
Reviewed 19 July 2014 via mobile

Stayed for 3 nights. Rooms clean & functional and the place is close to a metro stop. 15 minute walk to centre and all the bars & restaurants. The bar is okay and entertainment was provided every night we were there.

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Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
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Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$34 - US$113 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$34 - US$113 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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"ask for a room with WiFi on the room, most do not have that."
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"Ask reception, probably avoid rooms overlooking the courtyard as people drink there at night."
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"Some rooms have bathrooms, others just have showers."
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"Take the rooms on the 4th floor ! You will be relaxed, no noise"
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