Backstay Hostel Ghent benefits from a central location in the historical city centre and is housed in an Art Deco building which used to be the former editorial office of a local newspaper. The hostel offers free WiFi and a bar. Rooms at Backstay Hostel Ghent are fitted with hardwood floors. Each room comes with shared bathroom facilities which include a hairdryer. The on-site bar is the ideal setting to meet other travellers or have a buffet-style breakfast to start your day in historical Ghent. Staff here will gladly assist to select sights and places of interest in the city. It is a 3-minute walk to St Peter’s Square and Abbey and a 10-minute walk to the shopping district, the 3 Towers of Ghent and Korenmarkt Square. The Museum District is 13 minutes on foot. From Backstay Hostel Ghent, it is a 10-minute bus ride to St Peter’s Train Station.