Reviewed by 132 guests
Clean, friendly and cheap
The hostel offers 12 rooms for 1 up to 6 persons and there are competitively priced dorm beds are also available. This makes Simplon Youth Hostel a very suitable accommodation for single travellers as well as groups. The 12 rooms and 3 dorms offer a hostel capacity of 91 beds. The hostel is a job placement company for employees.
Simplon Youth Hostel is the place to be for a great time in Groningen. The hostel is situated in the Ebbinge District, an area with a longstanding history of creative industry. Nowadays, many shops, companies and cultural institutions are established here, such as Simplon Poppodium, the Platformtheater and the Infoversum; a stunning new theatre with a 20-metre high screen in a dome where you can watch 3D films
The hostel with its unique courtyard is located in the heart of this vibrant area. Do you love shopping and going out? Then you're in the right place as the city centre is easy to reach on foot. It's also great to unwind in the Noorderplantsoen park or by the Hoornse Meer lake. Don't hesitate to ask the friendly reception staff for advice about fun day trips and more information; they're more than happy to help.Surroundings
The student city of Groningen has a unique atmosphere, mainly due to its large student population. Groningen offers fun activities to suit every taste, ranging from beautiful walking and cycling trips, to canoeing, canal boat tours, paintballing, indoor-climbing, laser gaming, Pitch and Putt miniature golf and kart racing. The city is also known for its cultural output with festivals such asEurosonic Noorderslag, Noorderzon and Swinging Groningen and venues including the Stadsschouwburg, de Oosterpoort, Simplon Pop Podium and Platformtheater.Food and Drink
Breakfast is served daily from 07:00 until 11:00. Restaurant 'Eetcafe 73-2' is open for lunch on Monday to Saturday from 12:00 until 15:30, and dinner is served from 17:00 until 21:00. The dishes are attractively priced. Barbecues, hot and cold buffets and group menus can also be arranged for groups.
The Deluxe Double Rooms have got a common living room.
132 Reviews99% of guests recommend this hotel
A 5-minute walk from the city centre