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Youth Hostel Van Gogh (Chab) Hostel

rue Traversiere 8, 1210 Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium

76% Overall Rating 58 out of 69 customers would recommend this property based on 69 reviews

Atmosphere 79%

Cleanliness 68%

Facilities 77%

Location 75%

Safety 76%

Staff 78%

Value 80%

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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • 24 Hour Security
  • BBQ
  • Bar APM-96
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Board Games
  • Book Exchange
  • Cable TV
  • Common Room
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Internet Access
  • Key Card Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Meeting Room
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Pool Table
  • Postal Service
  • Reading Light
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels Not Included"
  • Towels for hire
  • Vending Machines
  • Washing machine
  • WiFi

Important Information

Check in if from 3pm during the week and 4pm at week-end.
Cancellation must occur 48 hours before the check-in day 12am only by fax or email and any booking cancelled after this time will be subject to a no show fee equivalent to one night's stay.
On special days (easter , christmas, december 31st &new years eve, cancellation must occur 72 hours before the check-in day,12am only by fax or email and any booking cancelled after this time will be subject to a no show fee equivalent to 2 night's stay.

On arrival you will be asked to pay the full amount for the whole duration of your stay.

In case of a no-show, your credit card is charged for the 1st night of your stay, the rest of that booking will be cancelled.

Cancellations must be done by e-mail or fax only and on time.
You will received in the next hours an e-mail confirming your cancellation.
Without this confirmation, there is no proof from your side, so you are subject to the no show fee.
If you have sent a cancellation and if you have nott received an email confirmation from us please call us.

At weekends and on some special days like Christmas day or new years eve, minimum stay is 2 nights (fri+sat or sat+sun), cancellation of one day; a friday or saturday will not be accepted, the whole stay is due we of course guarantee you will be accommodated in the kind of rooms you have reserved. Nevertheless, if you stay more than one night,you may have to change rooms during your stay and if you have booked for several people,you might not be all accommodated in the same room.

From 26th of Dec to 1st of Jan 2019: During this specific period of time, all bookings are non-refundable and the full amount will be charged immediately after booking by Van Gogh (Chab).

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 16:00

Latest Check-out: 11:00


  • Taxes Not Included

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Brussels?

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Map and Directions


Several possibilities depending how you arrive :

By Air:
From International Airport Zaventem (airport code: BRU):
Take the train shuttle to the north train station then see below
from Charleroi airport (Ryanair flight, airport code :CRL)
take the bus shuttle to Brussels midi/zuid train station then see below

From North train Station/or eurolines bus terminal:
Take the bus n?61(direction montgomery) and get off at the stop 'Traversiere' .
You can also walk. It takes about 10-15 minutes, from the North train station. Go to 'Place Rogier', then walk up 'Boulevard du jardin Botanique' until you arrive at the 'Botanique' then see below subway station.

From Central train Station

Take the 'BUS number65 (direction BOURGET)or 66( direction TOL/PEAGE)' and get off at the stop 'rue traversiere' (5th stop). Walk back on in 'rue du Meridien' until you cross our 'rue Traversiere'(on the right).

From South train Station 'ZuidStation' in Flemish or 'Gare du Midi' in French)
Then take the subway line 2, direction 'Simonis Elizabeth'. Get off at station 'Botanique' (then see below).

From subway station Botanique
Turn right in 'Rue royale and let the botanique garden (on your left) and the big building with glasses (called vivium) on your right.Follow the railway track. At the first traffic lights, turn right , then walk up straight (stay on this side off the road).You'll see flags and signpost from our hostel within a stone's thrown.

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