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8.0Excellent

33 reviews

33 reviews

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8.9Excellent

Location rating score

Excellent location
Parking
Available
Closest landmarks
Golden Arm
380 m
Prinsenhof Gardens
530 m
Reisboekwinkel de Zwerver
590 m
Institute for Art & Architecturehistory
650 m
Library
650 m

Simplon Hostel

Boterdiep 73-2, Binnenstad-Noord, Groningen, Netherlands, 9712 LL - See map

Conveniently situated in the Binnenstad-Noord part of Groningen, this property puts you close to attractions and interesting dining options.

Highlights

770 meters to public transportation

Front desk [24-hour]

Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!

Daily housekeeping

Bar

Announcements by hotel (1)
Please inform Simplon Hostel in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation. In response to Coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property. Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to help protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result. Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), please ensure that you are only booking this property following the local government guidelines of the destination, including but not limited to the purpose of travel, and maximum allowed group size. It is not possible to stay at this property for Coronavirus (COVID-19) quarantine purposes. Parking on the street costs € 4,- per hour from Monday till Wednesday from 09.00 till 22.00, Thursday till Saturday from 09.00 - 00.00 and on Sunday from 12.00 till 17.00. Parking on public holidays is free of charge Towels are available at the reception on your request. Locks for lockers can be bought at the counter for €3 Groups are required to pay a deposit. 8-15 persons: € 150,- / 16-25 persons: € 250,- / 26-more persons: € 300,-. Deposits are to be paid in cash upon arrival.

Travel Sustainable property

Facilities

Car park

Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!

Front desk [24-hour]

Luggage storage

Check-in/out [private]

Game room

Coffee shop

Bar

Value for money7.8
Location rating8.9

Rooms available at Simplon Hostel

Standard Twin Room
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  • Room size: 11 m²/118 ft²
  • Balcony/terrace
  • 2 single beds
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Apartment
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  • Room size: 50 m²/538 ft²
  • Courtyard view
  • 2 single beds & 2 single be...
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Standard Triple Room
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  • Room size: 15 m²/161 ft²
  • Balcony/terrace
  • 3 single beds
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Single Bed in Mixed Dormitory
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  • Room size: 30 m²/323 ft²
  • Balcony/terrace
  • 1 bunk bed
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Single Bed in Mixed Dormitory Room
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  • Room size: 20 m²/215 ft²
  • Balcony/terrace
  • 1 bunk bed
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Standard Single Room
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  • Shared bathroom
  • 1 single bed
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Single Bed in Mixed Dormitory Room
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  • Room size: 20 m²/215 ft²
  • Balcony/terrace
  • 1 bunk bed
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Single Bed in Mixed Dormitory Room
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  • Room size: 25 m²/269 ft²
  • Balcony/terrace
  • 1 bunk bed
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Standard Quadruple Room
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  • Room size: 20 m²/215 ft²
  • Courtyard view
  • 4 single beds
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Frequently asked questions

What kinds of entertainment are available at Simplon Hostel?

Simplon Hostel offers games room while you remain at this property, supplying travelers with entertainment value all throughout your holiday here.

Does Simplon Hostel provide an option for contactless check-in and check-out?

At Simplon Hostel, travelers can take part in contactless check-in and check-out option provided by this property for your ease of use and safety.

What interesting attractions are nearby Simplon Hostel that are in walking distance?

While remaining at Simplon Hostel, begin your vacation by visiting the nearest points of interest that are within walking distance to the property which include Golden Arm, Prinsenhof Gardens, and Reisboekwinkel de Zwerver.

What are the property's policies for children's bedding at Simplon Hostel?

Simplon Hostel's policy pertaining to children's bedding considers guests age 6 years and older as adults, and therefore requires an extra bed which will incur an additional charge. You can find additional information about specific child policy and age range for this property, by checking the "Property policies" section located in the property page for more details.

How long do travelers generally stay at Simplon Hostel?

Verified past guests that have stayed at Simplon Hostel had an average nightly stay of 2 nights at this property.

At what time of the year is Simplon Hostel most popular?

Simplon Hostel's most popular month where verified guests have stayed the most is in January.

What payment cards are supported at Simplon Hostel?

Simplon Hostel supports up to 5, with payment card options such as American Express, Visa, MasterCard, and Cash.

What is the verified guest review consensus about Simplon Hostel's swimming pool?

100.0% of our verified guest reviews have given a positive review and comments about this property's swimming pool. You can look up on more detailed customer reviews, and comments for Simplon Hostel down in the review section.

What is the average rating that verified Solo travelers' have given to Simplon Hostel?

Verified solo travelers that have stayed at this property have given Simplon Hostel an average rating of 7.4. You can look up more detailed customer reviews and evaluations by filtering for a specific type of verified travelers down in the review section.

What is the typical rating that past Group travelers have given to Simplon Hostel?

Past group travelers that have stayed at this property have given Simplon Hostel an average rating of 7.4. You can check out more comprehensive customer ratings and feedback by filtering for a specific type of verified travelers down in the review section.

What is the closest train, metro, or bus station to Simplon Hostel?

The nearest train, metro, or bus station is Stedum Train Station, 13980.5 m away from Simplon Hostel.

What people love about Simplon Hostel

  • 7.6

    Very good

    "I like their common room and dining room."

    Rika

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    July 30, 2023

  • 7.6

    Very good

    "The rooms are so comfortable."

    Rika

    |

    July 30, 2023

  • 7.6

    Very good
    Staff 

    "The young staff are very nice and helpful."

    Rika

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    July 30, 2023

More about Simplon Hostel

More about Simplon Hostel

Simplon Jongerenhotel offers basic accommodation including a courtyard garden. It is just 1 km away from the lively Groningen centre city. Cable TV, heating and shared bathroom facilities are standard in all the rooms. Some rooms will provide you with a kitchen with a microwave. There are communal facilities available such as lockers, washing machines and dryers. Free WiFi is available as well. Guests can get tourist information at the reception. A buffet breakfast is served every morning. A restaurant is located right next to the property. The Korenstraat busstop is 150 metres away. It provides easy access to the Grote Markt Square and Central Station. The Hoornse Plas lake is 30 minutes away by car.

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Amenities and facilities

Very good
Facilities

7.3

Languages spoken
  • English
  • Dutch
  • German
Internet access
  • Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!
  • Internet
  • Internet services
  • Wi-Fi in public areas
Things to do, ways to relax
  • Dart board
  • Game room
Cleanliness and safety
  • Anti-viral cleaning products
  • Cashless payment service
  • First aid kit
  • Free face masks
  • Guest rooms seal after sanitization
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Hot water linen and laundry washing
  • Individually-wrapped food options
  • Physical distancing of at least 1 meter
  • Protective screens in common areas
  • Rooms sanitized between stays
  • Safe dining setup
  • Sanitized kitchen and tableware items
  • Shared stationery removed
  • Staff trained in safety protocol
Dining, drinking, and snacking
  • Alternative meal arrangement
  • Bar
  • Coffee shop
  • Restaurants
Services and conveniences
  • Concierge
  • Contactless check-in/out
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Elevator
  • Food delivery
  • Heating in public area
  • Invoice provided
  • Laundry service
  • Lockers
  • Luggage storage
  • Safety deposit boxes
  • Smoke-free property
  • Smoking area
  • Terrace
  • Xerox/fax in business center
For the kids
  • Family room
  • Kids meal
Access
  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • Check-in/out [private]
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Front desk [24-hour]
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Pets allowed
  • Safety/security feature
  • Security [24-hour]
  • Smoke alarms
Getting around
  • Car park [on-site]
Available in all rooms
  • Cleaning products
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free bottled water
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Heating
  • Shared bathroom
  • Sleep comfort items
  • Smoke detector
  • Socket near the bed
  • Trash cans
  • Wake-up service

Location

Boterdiep 73-2, Binnenstad-Noord, Groningen, Netherlands, 9712 LL
Excellent
Location

8.9

Property policies

Children and extra beds

Extra beds are dependent on the room you choose. Please check the individual room capacity for more details.

All children are welcome.

Children 0-5 year(s)
Stay for free if using existing bedding.
If you need an extra bed, it will incur an additional charge.
Guests 6 years and older are considered as adults
Must use an extra bed which will incur an additional charge.
Others
  • When booking more than 5 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Some helpful facts

Check-in/Check-out
  • Check-in from16:00
  • Check-in until22:00
  • Check-out from05:00
  • Check-out until12:00

Property announcements

Please inform Simplon Hostel in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation. In response to Coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property. Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to help protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result. Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), please ensure that you are only booking this property following the local government guidelines of the destination, including but not limited to the purpose of travel, and maximum allowed group size. It is not possible to stay at this property for Coronavirus (COVID-19) quarantine purposes. Parking on the street costs € 4,- per hour from Monday till Wednesday from 09.00 till 22.00, Thursday till Saturday from 09.00 - 00.00 and on Sunday from 12.00 till 17.00. Parking on public holidays is free of charge Towels are available at the reception on your request. Locks for lockers can be bought at the counter for €3 Groups are required to pay a deposit. 8-15 persons: € 150,- / 16-25 persons: € 250,- / 26-more persons: € 300,-. Deposits are to be paid in cash upon arrival.

Reviews of Simplon Hostel from real guests

Provided by verified guests of Agoda
8.0
Cleanliness7.5
Facilities7.3
Location8.9
Room comfort and quality6.0
Service8.5
Value for money7.8
High score for Groningen
Rating
9+ Exceptional (3)
8-9 Excellent (3)
7-8 Very Good (3)
6-7 Good (2)
<6 Below Expectation (2)
Showing 13 verified guest comments
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9.6
Exceptional
Shammi from Germany
Solo traveler
Single Bed in Mixed Dormitory Room
Stayed 1 night in November 2022

Simply Simplon”

Soma likes Simplon and had a great time at pak huis and war hole by himself and slept back at this place till they checked me out;)

Reviewed November 24, 2022
10.0
Exceptional
Nico from Germany
Solo traveler
Single Bed in Mixed Dormitory
Stayed 6 nights in February 2022

Great hostel”

Everthing was great

Reviewed March 05, 2022
6.8
Good
Pajaree from Thailand
Solo traveler
Single Bed in Mixed Dormitory
Stayed 2 nights in July 2019

Staff were very helpful and kind”

A little bit pricey compared to hostel it’self Staff were really helpful and very energetic better than any other place i have ever been.

Reviewed August 01, 2019
8.4
Excellent
castor from Italy
Solo traveler
Single Bed in Mixed Dormitory
Stayed 1 night in October 2019

Quite decent place. Would need to have some better security, the hostel feels dirty but is not”

Renovating some areas would make customers very happy I think

Reviewed October 24, 2019
10.0
Exceptional
Gerrit from Netherlands
Solo traveler
Single Bed in Mixed Dormitory
Stayed 4 nights in December 2018

Cijfer een 10”

Top

Reviewed January 03, 2019
123
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