Railway carriages converted into penthouse, suites and hostel near Brussels city centre
Train Hostel is a themed boutique hotel with authentic train carriages fitted on the roof and into the courtyard of a 100 year old building in a historic part of Brussels. The property and it's areas are decorated with train memorabilia and railway antiques supervised by an internationally known Belgian artist: François Schuiten.
TrainHostel is easy to get to from Brussels Midi and Zavantem airport, connecting directly to the tram and a mainline rail station, only 2 minutes walk from TrainHostel front door. Just look for the railway carriage on the roof ! The location is next to the new Train World museum and the historic Schaerbeek train station, providing easy access using public transport to Brussels Grand Place, The Atomium and other famous tourist destinations.
The team place great emphasis to authenticity, user friendliness and flexibility in order to make TrainHostel available to all: business travellers, couples, families, groups or solo travellers. From the amazing roof top railway carriage penthouse suite, double, twin and family suites and a number of hostel compartments in a couchette carriage, TrainHostel offers clean, fun and memorable accommodation at all prices, from backpacker to business executive.
Enjoy authentic railway-themed accommodation with easy connection to all Brussels sights
TrainHostel offers 36 rooms and train compartments, including luxurious "above the roof" penthouse suite. Rooms and Suites have their own private bathroom. The property also has rooms for 2, 4, 6 or 9 people equipped with fold down couchette beds up to triple accomodation. Many have a private terrace facing the central courtyard.
In addition, TrainHostel offers budget backpackers real couchette bunks in shared cabins that sleep up to 6 people. If you're not keen to share, ask for rates to book the whole 6-berth couchette for your own private group.
Firstly you're on the doorstep of Brussels landmark - The Atomium, with a tram 2 minutes walk from the hostel door to the main line - and a change to line 7 that routes direct to the monument and Heysel (Roi Bouduin) stadium.