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Top tips for finding Leuven hostel deals
If you would like to stay in Leuven hostels that are well located within the city, then we recommend the Cube Hostel as it is perfectly situated to visit most of the popular attractions. It is about 0.24 miles from the Old Market Square and St Peter’s Church which is beside the Botanical Garden. The Town hall and the Ladeuzeplein (the new town square) are within less than half a mile’s walk from the hostel and are well worth a visit during your stay. The hostel also has some supermarkets nearby where you can go grocery shopping if you plan on preparing your own meals.
If you are looking for Leuven hostels that are ideal for groups of travellers, then we suggest the Hostel Bauwput Leuven. The hostel is beside the Leuven Train Station, making it easy to reach as well as being a good starting place to visit the city and other cities from. The hostel has a shared lounge and free Wifi. In addition, there is a terrace and a garden where you can hang out with your friends and play board games or puzzles. The hostel offers a table football, plus shared dormitories and bathrooms so your party can stay together. If you plan on going on excursions, then you can ask for packed lunches and the hostel can provide special diet menus on request.
If you are interested in finding Leuven hostels that are well suited for solo travellers, then we recommend you stay at the Leuven City Hostel. It is only 8min from the Leuven Brussels Station on foot and it is 2 miles away from the Central Library. The hostel has a bar and a lounge, as well as a shared seating area where you can use the free WiFi and make friends with the other guests. It has disabled access, parking on-site and most rooms come with access to a shared kitchen and shared bathrooms.
If you’re looking for a cheap hostel in Leuven, you should consider going during the low season. You’ll generally find lower-priced hostels in Leuven in October and November.
Hostel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll likely find the best hostel deals in Leuven if you stay on a Sunday. The most expensive day for hostel bookings is Wednesday.
If you want to ensure you grab a bargain, try to book more than 90 days before your stay to get the best price for a Leuven hostel.
FAQs when booking a hostel in Leuven
Hostel prices in Leuven can vary depending on a number of factors. The average price for a hostel in Leuven is $148 but KAYAK users have found hostels for as cheap as $148 in the last 3 days.
The average price for a night in a hostel in Leuven is $148 compared to $155 for a night in a hotel.
Hostels are safe environments for travellers as long as they properly implement sanitary measures in response to coronavirus (COVID-19). However, we recommend getting in touch with the local authorities regarding safety procedures for hostels in Leuven. For more advice, please view our information page on what to know about coronavirus (COVID-19) and travel.
Where to find the best hostels in Leuven?
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