Overview of Hostel
ROOM, a warm, welcoming place with a personalized touch and a great community feel. Excellently located right in the heart of the city, near all the tourist attractions, stunning architecture and the ferry to Kinderdijk and Port of Rotterdam. ROOM hostel provides you the perfect base for sightseeing
Train: When you are at Central Station take tram 7, 8 or the subway and follow the directions below.
Tram 7 direction Willemsplein. Hop off at stop Van Vollenhovenstraat (ask the tramdriver if you are not sure) and walk about 50 metres in direction of the river/ harbour. The building with the green dome on number 62 is us!
Subway: Take the metro in south direction and get off at station 'Leuvehaven'. From the exit walk towards the Erasmusbridge and at the crossing go to the right to the Westzeedijk. At the first trafficlights go to the left to the Scheepstimmermanlaan. After about 200 metres you will find ROOM Rotterdam on the Van Vollenhovenstraat.
The cheapest option is of course to walk from Central Station to our hostel, which is a 15 - 20 minute walk and just straight on in direction of the River (see map for detailed directions).
By car coming from Den Haag: If you're coming from Den Haag then you are driving on the A13. At Rotterdam take the A20 to Utrecht and stay on the right so you immediately exit the highway (exit 14). At the trafficlight you now must go to the right in the direction of the city center (Centrum). Keep on driving until you are at the big roundabout called 'Hofplein'. There you go straight on over the Coolsingel and the Schiedamsedijk (about 1.1 kilometres) until you reach the trafficlights in front of the Erasmusbridge. Go right here, then go to the left at the first lights and drive for about 200 metres. On your left hand you can can find ROOM Rotterdam.
By car coming from Utrecht: Driving on the A12 from Utrecht take the A20 to Rotterdam. From the A20 you then go the A16 in the direction of Breda and stay on the right there. On the A16 take exit number 25 - Rotterdam Centrum - and go to the right at the trafficlights. Go straight on for about 3 kilometres over the Maasboulevard, and the Boompjes until you've reached the crossing in font of the Erasmusbridge. Go straight on here as well and at the first trafficlight you go left. After about +/- 200 metres ROOM Rotterdam is on your left.
By car coming from Den Bosch: Riding the A15 you take the A16 in the direction of Utrecht when you are at Rotterdam. Stay on the right so you can take exit 25 to the center (Centrum). At the trafficlight you then go to the left to the city center. Then see 'Coming from Utrecht'.
By car coming from Breda: Coming from Breda you are on the A16. At Rotterdam stay on the right so you can take exit 25 to the city center. At the trafficlights in front of the roundabout you go to the left. Then see 'Coming from Utrecht'..
Erasmusbridge, the Spido Harbor tour, Ferry to Kinderdijk windmills (Unesco), the Euromast, China Light Festival, summer festivals, barstreet 'Westelijk Handelsterrein', restaurants, the river Maas, Kunsthal, Museum Boijmans van Beuningen, barstreet Witte de Withstraat, supermarket, postoffice, watertaxi, public transport
Conditions & Policy
The price includes breakfast, sheets, free Wifi, daily Happy Hour, free theme nights, free guided walking tour on Wednesday and an amazing atmosphere. On arrival we have to charge a 4,5% tourist tax on top of your booking (From 1st January 2019, tourist tax will 6.5%). If you are travelling with young children we ask you to book a private room or a dormitory for private use. Please remember you have to be 18 years or older to stay with us. If you are younger than 18 you have to be accompanied by a person over 18 years. If you want to cancel your booking, please let us know at least 24 hours in advance by e-mail. Please notice: we don't accept Rotterdam residents to stay here. Check in time is after 2 PM, but if you arrive earlier you can always leave your luggage behind (free of charge).