faq

Laundry

You can find some laundry shops near the hostel. The nearest one is located 250 m away:

Wasserette Galilea

West-Kruiskade 47 B, 3014AL Rotterdam

Mobile: 06-28816685

Mon-Sat: 9:00 – 18:00 / Sunday closed

https://www.wasserettegalilea.nl/

 

Bikes

We don’t have bike storage facilities at our hostel, but for a small amount you can store your bike at the Rotterdam Central Station (300 m away). Check the link below for more information:

https://www.ns.nl/en/door-to-door/bicycle-storage/how-much-does-bicycle-storage-cost.html

The nearest BIKE RENTAL shop is located 400 m away from the hostel:

  • Zwaan Bikes Rotterdam 
  • Weena 703, 3013 AM Rotterdam
  • Mon-Fri: 7:30 – 18:00 / Sat-Sun: 9:00 – 18:00
  • Starting from € 12,50 a day
  • https://czwaan.nl/en/verhuur/

 

Donkey Republic: find a bike nearby and unlock it with the Donkey Republic app.

Events

Every now and then we organize events in the hostel. Keep an eye on our social media profiles (Instagram: @sparkshostel and Facebook: Sparks Hostel) or simply ask one of our team members, we’ll be glad to inform you about events happening in the hostel and in the Rotterdam area during your stay.

Curfew

We don’t have a curfew. You can unlock the front door with your key card during the night. Our night porter is always present to help you in.

Kitchen

We have a modern guest kitchen with all the equipment you need to prepare delicious ‘hostel meals’. You can also store your food in the guest fridge (make sure you label it with your name and your check-out date).

Our kitchen is 24/7 available for our guests.

Towel and linen

Towels and linen are available free of charge, for private rooms AND dorms.

Luggage Storage

All our dorms are provided with big lockers next to each bed. Make sure you bring your own padlock or buy one at the reception for € 5,.

Before check-in and/or after check-out you can store your luggage (free of charge) at the reception.

Breakfast

We offer a complimentary BREAKFAST BAG for guests staying in one of our private rooms.

For guests staying in one of our dorms, a breakfast bag can be bought for € 6,50 p.p. (please order it before 23:00 the day before).

Special wishes? Ask our team! We’ll be glad to help you whether possible.

Check-in and check-out

The check-in starts at 3 p.m.. Depending on availability, it might be possible to check in earlier.

At check-in we’ll ask you a € 10, DEPOSIT for your room card (you can pay it in CASH or through authorization on your credit card).

You can check out until 11 a.m.. Late check-out is possible on request and based on availability. Ask our Sparks team for more information.

Do you need to check-out early in the morning or during the night? No problem. Our reception is 24/7 open and our night team will be glad to help you!