So you are about to travel to Ghent, and looking for 5 Secret Tips in Ghent? We from Hostelgeeks are happy to share with you 5 hidden gems to get know this hipsters paradise off the beaten path! Ghent is one of the hippest places in Europe, becoming a more and more popular spot for travelers looking for a city-break away from Paris or London.

In cooperation with the 5 Star Hostel Backstay Hostel we created this Geeky Guide Gent to show you 5 local secrets. Get to know Ghent one coffee and local beer at a time! You can download the guide right here for free to use all recommendations offline.

When in Ghent, you should also stop by in Leuven, a small hidden gem, close to Brussels. We also have Geeky Guides with 5 Leuven Tips. Leaving for the Netherlands? Make sure you check out the 5 Local Tips for Amsterdam, and 5 Secret Tips for Rotterdam!

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Geeky Guide Ghent tells you following secrets:

  1. the most vibrant coffee place for brunch & lunch
  2. Art-lover? We show you the most artsy part of Ghent
  3. A Kitsch-Shop to get lost: from vintage posters to postcards – a cute shop for most likely everything
  4. The hipster café in Ghent to get your daily caffeine fix (and to get work done if you are a digital nomad)
  5. the epicenter of nightlife in Ghent – see the city by night with these things to do in Ghent

Extra Tip: We updated this guide and included a fab vibrant place to get your hair done, get a coffee and enjoy live music! This place is super, super local!

Backstay Hostel is the 5 Star Hostel in Ghent

You have the chance to stay at one of the most creative hostels in the world. The Backstay Hostel Gent is the 5 Star Hostel in this upcoming city, located right in front of the university, and the artsy area of Ghent. The unique design, and it’s history will impress and surprise you in a positive way at the same time! And hey, like always, we show you the cheapest way to book Backstay Hostel Gent!

Our Booking recommendation: You can find the lowest prices for a booking directly on the website of Backstay Hostel. Also, we collected 11 Hacks to book Hostels like a pro which might be quite helpful for you. Check out all our hostel guides to learn everything you need to know about Hostels!

Backstay Hostel in Gent, Belgium