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Blokhuisplein 40 Alibi Hostel

Alibi Hostel

The Alibi Hostel is located in De Blockhuispoort- Leeuwarden's old city prison! The hostel is situated in a cell-block, with guests sleeping in renovated cell-rooms. Our block was built in 1875, and has been fully renovated to it's original state,but  with significantly more comfort and cosiness! It makes for a unique experience.

De Blokhuispoort is right in the middle of Leeuwarden, with shops, museums, and thatres within walking distance. Inside De Blokhuispoort there's been a complete transformation: underneath our hostel there's a mini-mall of independent atelier, and across the courtyard a gourmet restaurant also has a terrace on the water. The building also has numerous tours through De Blokhuispoort's amazing history.

The Alibi Hostel is run by four…

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The Alibi Hostel is located in De Blockhuispoort- Leeuwarden's old city prison! The hostel is situated in a cell-block, with guests sleeping in renovated cell-rooms. Our block was built in 1875, and has been fully renovated to it's original state,but  with significantly more comfort and cosiness! It makes for a unique experience.

De Blokhuispoort is right in the middle of Leeuwarden, with shops, museums, and thatres within walking distance. Inside De Blokhuispoort there's been a complete transformation: underneath our hostel there's a mini-mall of independent atelier, and across the courtyard a gourmet restaurant also has a terrace on the water. The building also has numerous tours through De Blokhuispoort's amazing history.

The Alibi Hostel is run by four young entrepreneurs: Marieke, Peter, Sjors; and Jurrien. All four were born in Leeuwarden, and have worked together for several years around the city. The four realised that there was no hostel in the centre of Leeuwarden, and hope that Alibi can help make the city accessible for more people. 

The Alibi Hostel is also suitable for meetings- with our meeting room suitable for around 12 people. It includes an inbuilt sound system, and a projector; and is available (Monday-Friday) between 10:30 and 18:00. On the weekends the room is available between 11:00 and 18:00, and we have plenty of lunch options available.

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Data & times

  • Wanneer u buiten onze standaard openingstijden in wil komen checken, neem dan contact met ons op. Zodra u eenmaal bent ingecheckt kunt u dag en nacht het pand betreden.

Prices

  • Adultsfrom €20.00 to €55.00 De prijs is per persoon en afhankelijk van de hoeveelheid luxe en privacy die u wilt. Verder kan het seizoen ook nog invloed hebben op de prijs.
  • Voor prijzen voor groepen of long-stay kunt u het beste contact met ons opnemen.
  • Payment options: Cash, PIN, Credit card, Online
  • Deposit: No

Attributes

Location

  • Beautiful locationYes
  • Distance from centre of village/town: 0.2 km
  • Distance from beach: 27.1 km
  • Distance from river/lake: 25.9 km
  • Distance from motorway: 1 km
  • Distance from public swimming pool: 2.3 km
  • Distance from public transport: 0.1 km
  • Distance from airport: 153 km
  • In the centreYes
  • In/near urban areaYes
  • In/near museum districtYes
  • Unusual buildingYes
  • Near through-routeYes
  • Accessible by public transportYes
  • Distance to train station: 0.7 km

Overnight accommodation

  • Single rooms:
  • Double rooms: 19
  • Triple/quad rooms: 2
  • Dormitories: 1
  • Extra-long bed (>2m)Yes
  • Bed linen: Available
  • DuvetsYes
  • Bunk beds: 12
  • Single beds: 10
  • Double rooms with separate beds: 5

TV, audio, video & Internet

  • TV areaYes
  • Internet connection: WiFi
  • Laptop connectionYes
  • BeamerYes
  • Sound systemYes

Pets

  • Pets: Pets permitted only by arrangement

Capacity

  • Number of beds: 63
  • Number of rooms: 22
  • Number of covers:
  • Capacity explanation: Het hostel is als volgt ingedeeld:
    - 1x 17-persoons slaapzaal
    - 14x standaard 2-persoons kamer
    - 2x 4- persoons kamer
    Bovenstaande kamers hebben allen gedeeld sanitair.
    - 5x 2-persoons luxe kamer met eigen sanitair.
  • Maximum group size: 63

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