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Bristol, Wisconsin
Reviewed 1 week ago

Not going to lie one I first walked up I thought this is going to be terrible. A house boat hostel. I could not have been more wrong. It was clean lots of art and other unique things that made it great. Good mattreses, free WIFI, free Breakfast, Computer in the common room, great staff, good showers. I would gladly...

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Goa, India
Reviewed 28 January 2017

This quaint hostel has 3-4 big rooms, 3 bathrooms and 2 toilets. Rooms are warm and comfortable and has a porthole which enhances the experience of living in a ship. Bathrooms are very big and very clean with hot water shower. Breakfast is free and we can find different kinds of bread, jam, cheese, milk and fruits for breakfast. Hostel...

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Dusseldorf, Germany
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

The concept of boat as a eco friendly hostel is superbly implemented. The rooms are clean and beds comfortable. The hostel offers free breakfast and has a descent wifi. As it is a boat, there aren't many beds: 18 to be precise. So book in advance , especially during summer The location is 1.5 kms from the city center. Given...

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Sherbrooke, Canada
Reviewed 21 December 2016

Excellent hostel for the prize. It's well located, the room and the bed were excellent and clean and the lady at the office was really nice by giving some advices for our trip in the city. Nice place!

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Milan, Italy
Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

Amazing experience of sleeping on a boat in the middle of a river. Rooms are nice, essential and clean; and breakfast is simple but rich. Not too far from the city centre and the tram that bring you ti the station!

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Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

Now the ecohostel Andromeda is a fabulous place to spend some time! It is a boat right on the river in Gent. It has four cozy dorms, of which at least one is a double bedroom. Mattresses are comfy, showers clean and hot, coffee available at any time and free wifi provided. This hostel is completely ecofriendly yet lacks no...

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Thank Anne M
Reviewed 9 May 2016

Our room really had the boat-feeling to it :) had a good night sleep. Friendly welcoming, clean, peaceful location, the boat was super cool... Breakfast simple, but plenty and tasty. Showers a bit hot and be careful, not all water is drinkable!

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Thank Karolien V
Reviewed 25 March 2016 via mobile

This review is a little late coming . However, i felt this is one place which absolutely deserves a review . Backpacking across Belgium we came upon this little gem . Moored in a canal a little on the outskirts of the City of Ghent the stay on this boat is something I will Cherish a long time coming. The...

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Thank Prajayalva
Monterrey, Mexico
Reviewed 27 November 2015

Muy limpio, bonito, creativo. El staff es muy amable :D Estuvimos por poco tiempo en Ghent, pero queremos volver y ya sabemos a dónde llegar. Very clean, nice, creative. The staff were very kind and helpful! We were just for few time, but we want to return to Ghent and already know where we are going to be spending the...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 October 2015

I adored my 5 nights in Ghent and a huge contribution to that was this hostel! Feel special on the boat and no guilt as you know youre helping out the environment. The owner is lovely, the natural beds are SOO comfortable, bathrooms clean. Nice areas both inside and out to meet and hang out with other travellers. It's only...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We know a hostel can make a big difference while travelling, so we try to offer you a place that reflects the spirit of Ghent: somehow different and headstrong, friendly, fun, but most of all relaxed! So hopefully you'll like Ghent as much as we do!!The hostel is located on a boat on a lazy canal just outside town, in walking distance of the historic centre. It's not everyday you can be a pirate, you might as well go for it! And don't forget that land was created to provide a place for boats to visit... ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ecohostel Andromeda

Address: Bargiekaai 35, Ghent 9000, Belgium
Region: Belgium > Flanders > East Flanders Province > Ghent
Price Range: RM92 - RM189 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“We had the room at the end of the boat, which was very peaceful, though I think all rooms are quite the same.”
karolienv724, 8 May 2016 | Read review
“Get double room”
woooz, 13 Apr 2013 | Read review
“I got the double at the end of the hall, it was so comfy!”
CurtisB652, 19 Oct 2012 | Read review
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