In the heart of the beautiful coastal town of Vlissingen, Zeeland, the Netherlands, is the Vlissingen City Hostel. Located in two landmark buildings and completed in 2011, the hostel is an integral part of this varied and historic city... a seaport city, a cultural and university city, and a modern shopping, entertainment and residential city. The beautiful seaside boulevard, beaches and attractions such as the Arsenal and the MuZEEum, Iguana Reptile Zoo, and Cinecity Cinema are all within walking distance of the Vlissingen City Hostel. Vlissingen City Hostel is located on the Old Market, opposite the famous St. Jacobs Tower. Nearby are many shops and the lively Bellamy Park, with its many outdoor cafes and entertainment venues. The hostel combines the ambiance of historic, landmark architecture with the convenience of modern room amenities and is suitable for families, groups and individual travellers.
The hostel provides clean and spacious family rooms with 2, 4 or 6 beds. Each room has a private bathroom, LCD TV with a number of channels and hi-speed internet. Freshly prepared breakfast and dinner made on site and served buffet style are available in the hostel’s cozy restaurant and daytime drinks and snacks can be enjoyed on the sunny al fresco terrace.
From Vlissingen you can easily explore the Zeeland area. Historic Middelburg, the medieval town of Veere, and attractions such as the Football Museum, Mini Mundi and the Delta Waterworks of Neeltje Jans and the barrier dams are readily accessible by bicycle, car, or train. Opportunities for water sports abound and nearby you can try wakeboarding, surfing and sailing. The beautiful and numerous beaches are ideal for sunbathing, swimming and hiking.
Opposite the hostel is a station served by Solar Train Zeeland, a very environmentally friendly solar-powered train. This train runs from the hostel to the city attractions and beaches. Discount Tickets are available at the reception desk of the hostel. These and many others are reasons enough to visit the Vlissingen City Hostel and stay a few days to see what this city and the surrounding Zeeland area can offer.