The Backstay Hostel in Ghent is Located in a Stunning Art Deco Building

By: Rebecca Byers - Mar 4, 2015
References: backstayhostels & design-milk
The Backstay Hostel in Ghent, Belgium, is an incredible budget accommodation option located within one of the city's historic Art Deco buildings. The Backstay Hostel features vibrant decor, themed floors and a charismatic mandate of treating each and every guest like a friend.

In addition to a bar that offers live music, Backstay Hostel also offers all the regular hostel amenities like free wi-fi and free breakfast, while it is also one of the largest hostels in the region, boasting 15 rooms with 108 beds.

While the floors are color-coded, the rooms at Backstay are each named after an international newspaper, a reference to the buildings former occupants, including the likes of the New York Times, Canada's the Globe and Mail, Germany's Die Ziet and Britain's the Guardian.