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Youth Hostel in Mechelen Studiebureau Boydens

description

The Youth Hostel of Mechelen has 96 beds with a cafeteria, tv sitting area, open kitchen, administrative  and meeting rooms on the ground floor.
The heating installation in the public areas utilize floor heating in combination with radiator and air handling units.  In the bedrooms there are radiators and extraction units in the bathrooms.
The lighing concept reflects the modern architecture and interior of the building.
The plumbings warm water production utilizes a solar boilers and collectors of  33 m²  with a buffer vat of 800L.

Youth Hostel, Mechelen

general data

Design starting date : October  1996
Completion date : May 2001

client

Toerisme Vlaanderen
 

architect

Groep Planning, Architectengroep Brugge