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Leuven - De Blauwput

Martelarenlaan 11A, Leuven, 3010, Belgium

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Overall Rating 92%

From 3 Reviews

Hostel rating (3)

Rating category Satisfaction percentage
Staff 98%
Cleanliness 85%
Location 98%
Security 93%
Service 95%
Comfort 85%
Green rating 85%

This modern hostel is situated behind the train station of Leuven. Explore this historical university city and Belgium’s beer capital!

  • Dorm
    From $28.10
  • Private
    From $63.38
10 or more people?
leuven-de-blauwput

Leuven Hostel

Hostel Leuven

Hostelling International

Welcome to our hostel

De Blauwput hostel in Leuven, situated just behind the train station, is an ideal basis for exploring the historical city with its many ancient buildings and large collection of pubs. Also the surroundings in the green belt around Brussels can be explored from this youth hostel.

The hostel offers comfortable accommodation in en suite dorms and private rooms. Facilities include: free breakfast, Internet access, café, common rooms and many more.

Leuven has a lot to offer. During your stay there you have to see Gothic City Hall and historic centre, beautiful botanical garden and Groot Begijnhof (Grand Beguinage), a UNESCO World Heritage site. There are also many flea markets and a beer factory to visit.

Prices

Prices are members' prices

Dorms - Per guest per night

Beds

Private - Per room per night

Rooms

Important info

  • 24-hour check-in is not available
  • Check-in is available between 15:00 and 22:00
  • Please contact hostel if arriving after 22:00
  • Government-issued photo ID is required to check in.
  • Children under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian.
  • Children under the age of 3 stay free.
  • Membership can be purchased on arrival at hostel.
  • Rates quoted assume guests are members of Hostelling International or a National Youth Hostel Association.
  • A non-member supplement of 10 % of rates quoted is payable on arrival at hostel.
  • Pets are not permitted in the hostel.
  • Prices and product availability is as accurate as possible but may be subject to change during checkout

Facilities

Facilities

Leisure & Fitness

  • Common room
  • TV room
  • Terrace / patio

Accessibility

  • Elevator / Lift
  • Suitable for wheelchair users

Food & Drink

  • Licenced Bar/Pub

Facilities - Internet Access

  • Computers - Charges Apply
  • Wifi - Free

Facilities - In-Hostel Services

  • Car parking nearby
  • Booking Centre for HI hostels worldwide
  • Conference Facilities
  • Cycle Storage
  • Lockers Available - In Room
  • Luggage Room - Available during hostel reception times
Opening times

Opening times

Open from 11 Jan to 21 Dec

Reception:
From 07:30 to 23:00
Check-in:
From 15:00 to 22:00

Get in touch

Get in touch

Tel. +32-16-639062

Fax. +32-16-639064

leuven@vjh.be

Main attractions

Main attractions

  • Great and Old Market Square (1 to 2km)
  • Great Beguinage - a UNESCO world heritage site (2 to 3km)
  • Botanical Garden Kruidtuin (2 to 3km)

See the full list of attractions

Reviews

Reviews

Everything was perfect, as usual!

100%

Avatar for Ivan

Ivan,

Tue 11 Jul 2017

The hostel is conveniently situated next to the train station and a short wall from the City center. If you want to go to a rock concert/festival in Werchter and don't like camping, you can stay at the Leuven Hostel and use the free shuttle buses.

97%

Avatar for Kris

Kris,

Fri 07 Jul 2017

The hostel is about a one minute walk from the railway station, which made it an excellent base for using my InterRail ticket.

100%

Avatar for Thomas

Thomas,

Thu 09 Feb 2017

Location

Location
Around the hostel

Around the hostel

Nearby attractions

  • Amusement / Theme park (More than 10km)
  • Cinema (Less than 500m)
  • City Centre (Less than 500m)
  • Cycle trails (Less than 500m)
  • Golf course (More than 10km)
  • Gym (Less than 500m)
  • Hiking / Walking trails (Less than 500m)
  • Local market (Less than 500m)
  • Museums / Art Galleries (500m - 1km)
  • National / State Park (3 to 5km)
  • Nightlife (500m - 1km)
  • Parks / Green Area (500m - 1km)
  • Restaurants (Less than 500m)
  • River / Harbour / Lake (500m - 1km)
  • Shopping area / Mall (Less than 500m)
  • Swimming pool (500m - 1km)
  • Supermarket / Food store (At or next to the hostel)
  • Theatre (500m - 1km)
  • UNESCO World Heritage Site (2 to 3km)
  • Water park (More than 10km)
  • Wooded Area (3 to 5km)
Getting to us

Getting to us

Airport
25km Brussels National airport is 10 minutes via Zaventem direct train.
Bus
50m Central bus station.
Car
Limited free parking nearby ask at check-in.
Rail
50m Leuven (exit Kessel-Lo).

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