Sport Hostel

Sport meets hostel


Take a break in our Sport Hostel and you'll find facilities ideal for making your stay comfortable and enjoyable! The hostel is more family-friendly than ever before.
We've made sure that you will have the best holiday, short or weekend break with (or without) your children by introducing family rooms.

We hope you'll enjoy your stay @ Paradise!   


The rates at Lakeside Paradise Sport Hostel remain the same throughout the year.

A room is privatised for your group as soon as half of its capacity is booked. The extra beds are not charged and you only pay for the reserved beds. 


The Sport Hostel is the perfect base for sports clubs and associations. Football, volleyball, triathlon, swimming, basketball and hockey clubs can use the sports infrastructure of Knokke-Heist.  


For overnight stays in our hostel it is always necessary to make a reservation in advance. Here you will find all the information you need about making a reservation and staying at Lakeside Paradise.   

train tickets

  • If you book an overnight stay at the Lakeside Paradise Sport Hostel, you will receive discount codes within 24 hours with which you can order train tickets for only €10.90 return from any Belgian station.
  • Are you booking more than a month in advance? Then you will receive the discount code in your mailbox 30 days before departure (check spam!).

We are located just 500 m from Knokke-Heist train station (google maps)

Lakeside Paradise
sports hostel

Adjacent to the clubhouse with all its sporting accommodation is the "Sport Hostel". This is the most unique hostel in Flanders located at the Duinenwater Lake, in a breathtaking location in the middle of nature and only a stone's throw away from the centre, the beach and the railway station of Knokke. Lakeside Paradise Sport Hostel is "The place to be" and the perfect base to enjoy sports, nature, shopping and nightlife in Knokke-Heist. 

10 berths
80 beds

The hostel has 10 rooms with beds for 4, 8 and 12 people. In total there are 80 beds. Each room is inspired by a top surf spot somewhere in the world. The rooms are California, Morocco, Hawaii, Tahiti, Mexico, Philippines, Australia, Caribbean, Bali and Costa Rica(*). Each room is decorated according to the country's own style and atmosphere.

(*) Costa Rica = women only (8 persons)

overnight stays
From 20 euro

The hostel provides overnight stays from 20 euros with the possibility of breakfast, half-board and full board.

Bed linen and pillows are provided. There are lockers in the corridor and a luggage rack is available in the room.

Towels and washing equipment are to be brought along.

Opening hours

The Lakeside Paradise Sport Hostel is open every day from the Easter holidays to the autumn holidays.
The key you receive from the room gives you 24-hour access to the Sport Hostel.

Guests are required to present a valid photo ID and a credit card upon check-in. A copy of these will be taken on arrival. Without a valid credit card, it is not possible to stay overnight with us! Already paid nights will not be refunded! 

Check-in between 14:00 and 19:00
Check out always before 11:00

For further or additional questions, you can always contact the staff at Lakeside Paradise.

IMPORTANT : Please download & sign the house rules :

Cancellation conditions

Sleep Inn Policy ( < 18 years )


Room with 12 beds20 € / bed / night
Room with 8 beds25 € / bed / night
Room with 4 beds35 € / bed / night
Breakfast buffet for Sleep Inn Guest (from 20 persons)€ 12
Tiki breakfast - à la carte >  
Lunch groupfrom € 6.0
Dinner groupfrom € 9.5
See menu for all other à la carte options > 


Facilities at Hostel Lakeside Paradise
Rooms (bunkbeds)4 persons2 rooms
 8 persons5 mixed rooms
1 'women only' room
 12 persons2 rooms
Bar & restaurantyesopening hours
bar: from 9am till midnight
restaurant: midday till 3pm & 6pm till 10pm
Bring your own foodnono drinks and food allowed in the rooms
Kitchen in self-serviceno 
Bathroomyesin the hallway (separate bathrooms women/men)
Toiletyesin the hallway (separate women/men)
Wheelchair friendlyyesseparate shower/toilet on site
Hotspring jaccuziyeson the terrace
Lounge areayesin the clubhouse
Parking facilitiesyesparking tickets available at front desk: 24hrs - 3€ // 48hrs - 6€ // 72hrs - 9€
Private lockersyeswarrenty 20€
Terrace/ beachyeswith view on the lake
Bedlinen availableyes 
Towels/ toiletriesnotowels for sale at the front desk: 6€.
Free WiFiyes 
Pets allowed in the roomno 
Cable parkyeswakeboarding / waterskiing
reservations via our website or facebook page
Stand Up PaddleboardingyesPossible at Surfers Paradise 
KayakyesPossile at Surfers Paradise
Free BikesyesLimited number of bikes - when available
Rental bikesyesReservation only
Outdoor fitness applications around the lakeyesfor free
Beach & NorthseaDistance: 1 km 
Bus stopDistance: 200 metres 
City centreDistance: 1 km 
indoor swimming pool/GymDistance: 20 metres 
Surfers ParadiseDistance: 5 km 
Train/tram stationDistance: 500 metres