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Leuven - De Blauwput

Martelarenlaan 11A, Leuven, 3010, Belgium

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This modern hostel is situated behind the train station of Leuven. Explore this historical university city and Belgium’s beer capital!


Leuven Hostel

Hostel Leuven

Hostelling International

Welcome to our hostel

As the home of Stella Artois, this hostel is perfectly placed for beer lovers wanting to see where and how their favourite tipple is created. The most modern hostel in Belgium, Hostel Leuven has an ensuite bathroom in each room, there are three meetings rooms on offer for groups and the décor is quirky and fun.

It is definitely equipped to make your stay as comfortable as possible!

Leuven is home to one of the oldest universities in the world which gives the city a young and vibrant feel. The hostel is also near the ‘Old Market Square’ which has been branded ‘the longest beer counter in the world’!

But if you are looking for a quieter experience, then don’t forget the hostel is also near the Meerdal forest and Heverlee wood, which are great places for pulling on your walking boots and exploring the wildlife.

So whatever your group type, Leuven will have something to offer you. Why not make an enquiry today?

Group facilities & services

Group facilities & services
  • Parking for coaches (on or near site)
  • Linen and towels
  • Packed Lunches
  • Rooms for leaders and drivers
  • Catering/meal service
  • Meeting room/communal area for group use

Hostel Suitable For

  • Friends/Family
  • Interest Group
  • Other
  • School Group
  • Sports Group
  • University/College Group
  • Tour Operator
  • ESN



Leisure & Fitness

  • Common room
  • TV room
  • Terrace / patio


  • Elevator / Lift
  • Suitable for wheelchair users

Food & Drink

  • Licenced Bar/Pub

Facilities - Internet Access

  • Computers
  • Computer Charges - Charges Apply
  • Wifi
  • WIFI Charges - Free

Facilities - In-Hostel Services

  • Car parking nearby
  • Booking Centre for HI hostels worldwide
  • Conference Facilities
  • Cycle Storage
  • Lockers Available
  • Locker Type - In Room
  • Luggage Room
  • Luggage Room Availability - Available during hostel reception times
Opening times

Opening times

Open from 07 Jan to 20 Dec

From 07:30 to 22:30
From 15:00 to 22:00

Get in touch

Get in touch

Tel. +32-16-639062

Fax. +32-16-639064

Main attractions

Main attractions

  • Great and Old Market Square (1 to 2km)
  • Great Beguinage - a UNESCO world heritage site (2 to 3km)
  • Botanical Garden Kruidtuin (2 to 3km)

See the full list of attractions


Around the hostel

Around the hostel

Nearby attractions

  • Amusement / Theme park (More than 10km)
  • Cinema (Less than 500m)
  • City Centre (Less than 500m)
  • Cycle trails (Less than 500m)
  • Golf course (More than 10km)
  • Gym (Less than 500m)
  • Hiking / Walking trails (Less than 500m)
  • Local market (Less than 500m)
  • Museums / Art Galleries (500m - 1km)
  • National / State Park (3 to 5km)
  • Nightlife (500m - 1km)
  • Parks / Green Area (500m - 1km)
  • Restaurants (Less than 500m)
  • River / Harbour / Lake (500m - 1km)
  • Shopping area / Mall (Less than 500m)
  • Swimming pool (500m - 1km)
  • Supermarket / Food store (At or next to the hostel)
  • Theatre (500m - 1km)
  • UNESCO World Heritage Site (2 to 3km)
  • Water park (More than 10km)
  • Wooded Area (3 to 5km)
Getting to us

Getting to us

25km Brussels National airport is 10 minutes via Zaventem direct train.
50m Central bus station.
Limited free parking nearby ask at check-in.
50m Leuven (exit Kessel-Lo).

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