The accommodation is not included in the participation fee, but you’ve got nothing to worry about! Ghent has varieties of options for accommodation that are available for all budgets. Here are some recommendations that are located near our annual conference 2019:



Hostel Uppelink

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Price: starting from 17 euro per night


Hostel Uppelink is right in the historical centre of Ghent. Right across the bridge from Hostel Uppelink, you’ll see the most famous view of Ghent “The 3 towers” the heart of the Medieval city of Ghent. Enjoy the view from your room or while having breakfast!

They also offer free WiFi, kitchen, lounge, showers, towel rental, washer & dryer, lockers and free city maps!

“Use discount code: PROMO (Delegates can get 5% discount when book on site)”
13 O’ clock Hostel

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Price: starting from 33 euro per night


Centrally located in the historical heart of Ghent, the 13 O’clock Hostel includes accommodation units with access to wireless internet free of charge.

Hostel De Draecke

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Price: starting from 25 euro per night


De Draecke Hostel offers accommodation in Ghent, only 1km away from the city center. Guests can enjoy an on-site bar and free WiFi is available throughout the entire property.

KABA Hostel

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Price: starting from 22 euro per night


KaBa Hostel offers precisely that what the lonely backpacker or the smart budget tourist is looking for. A cosy atmosphere in the green garden and arty lounge, pleasant comfort in the dorms or private rooms, a fully equipped kitchen and an internet bar. Located within walking distance from the historical centre but just outside of the busiest city area. And very nice hosts at the reception desk who you can always ask anything.




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Price: starting from 75 euro per night


Room & Moor is a small eco-friendly hotel in Ghent. They provide a terrace as well as free WiFi. At the hotel, rooms are fitted with a desk. The private bathroom is equipped with a shower.

  ibis Gent Centrum Opera

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Price: starting from 73 euro per night


Would you like to explore the historical and cultural city Ghent? The ibis Ghent Centrum Opera is an excellent choice. The Flemish Opera and city theatre are close to the hotel and the popular shopping street de Veldstraat is within 3 minutes by foot.

The hotel is easily accessible by tram from the station and offers air-conditioned rooms with a high speed WiFi and a trendy bar.

ibis Gent Centrum St Baafs Kathedraal
📍Show on map    📈 (5 – 10 mins walk to the Conference)Price: starting from 83 euro per nightThe hotel offers modern rooms with free WiFi. You will immediately feel at home at ibis Gent Centrum Kathedraal. The hotel is located in the heart of Ghent’s city centre and is easily accessed by public transport.
 Flandria Hotel

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Price: starting from 60 euro per night


Flandria Hotel is hidden in a little street surrounded by canals and stunning cathedrals. It is located in the heart of Ghent, a few steps away from the most important attractions and the best places to taste the famous Belgian beer and enjoy the beautiful lights of the city.It is one of the few hotels in Ghent city centre in a quiet neighbourhood and, at the same time, it is close to the vibrant spots of the city.


If you want to experience Ghent like a local, couchsurfing would be your best answer! Below is some recommended websites to help you find and browse accommodation with local hosts in Ghent: