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FOSDEM does not recommend any particular hotel or hostel. However, here is a list of popular accommodations for FOSDEM visitors to get you started. You can also check the mailing list for more information. wikitravel also lists some places to stay.


Brussels has a large selection of hotels in every pricerange. Check out hotel reviews and prices at or

CouchSurfing / BeWelcome

Are you looking for a couch or do you maybe have one to offer? Join the FOSDEM CouchSurfing or BeWelcome group and find fellow visitors!

Bed & Breakfast

Bed & Brussels

Main Office : Rue Kindermans, 9
1050 Bruxelles
Fax +32.2.6440114

Youth Hostels

Bruegel Youth Hostel

Heilig Geeststraat, 2
1000 Brussel
Tel: +32.2.5110436
Fax: +32.2.5120711

Sleep Well Youth Hostel

Rue du Damier, 23
1000 Bruxelles
Tel: +32.2.2185050
Fax: +32.2.2181313

Youth Hostel Génération Europe

Rue de l'Elephant, 4
1080 Brussels
Tel: +32.2.4103858
Fax: +32.2.4103905

Youth Hostel Jacques Brel

Rue de la Sablonniere, 30
1000 Bruxelles
Tel: +32.2.2180187
Fax: +32.2.2172005

2GO4 Quality Hostel

Avenue Emile Jacqmain, 99
1000 Bruxelles
Tel: +32.2.2193019
Fax: +32.2.2193009

CHAB: Centre Van Gogh

Rue Traversiere, 8
1210 Bruxelles
Tel: +32.2.2170158
Fax: +32.2.2197995

Auberge des 3 Fontaines

Chaussée de Wavre, 2057
1160 Brussels
Tel: +32.2.6632432
Fax: +32.2.6721939