Our property is located in Ypres, Flemish Region, Belgium.
Ypres has 35,000 inhabitants and is the most important tourist city of our region. Ypres offers you the charm of the medieval past but also the many memories of turbulent warfare. Ypres is also the ideal base for cycling or for a nice walk along the North Sea coast.
Who are we ?
Your hosts are Hilde and Dirk. We guarantee you a pleasant stay including a varied breakfast, a spacious and well-kept room with all the necessary comfort and privacy.
View of the 2 rooms and the accommodation
We offer you two spacious and well-appointed rooms, a modern bathroom with toilet, a private kitchen and living room, all with the necessary comfort for the guest. If you only need 1 room, we will block the second room so to guarantee your privacy ! On the reservation request you can choose between “the blue room”, “the red room” or “both rooms”.
Visit the art festival in Watou
Since 2009, the art festival in Watou is organized every year. Poets and visual artists, impetuous talent and established values, works of art from Belgium and abroad form a special arts trail. Watou is located 22 km from our property. If you prefer to leave the car behind and enjoy cycling, you can rent bicycles in the vicinity and combine interest in nature and art.
Passing through Ypres ?
Are you just to pass through and you want to visit Ypres? Our home is only 1.5 km away from the historical center. The memory of the Great War is kept alive in one of the museums or on the historic sites. The medieval character of Ypres can be experienced in the cosy centre or on the ramparts. Explore the charming self-catering services and outdoor terraces around the cathedral and the marketplace.
Ideal cycling holiday
Our home is a good base for 15 wonderful cycle paths. These cycle paths explore the green belt around Ypres as well as the surrounding area, some focus on nature, others focus on the war front region and the war cemeteries. The paths are guided and range from 20 to 100 km.
Theme routes and cycle node network maps are available for free.
Visit Sint Sixtus Abbey in Westvleteren
The Sint Sixtus abbey is 12 km from our home. In the meeting center “In Peace” you can taste the trappist of Westvleteren. In 2005, the trappist beer “Westvleteren Twelve” was listed Best Beer in the World.
In the information center “The Claustrum” you can meet the abbey life and the brewery and the daily rituals of the Sint Sixtus patrons. In an interactive way, the history of the brewery is presented and you can follow the beer process.
Cat Parade in Ypres
Next appointment with the 45th Cat Parade – Sunday May 13, 2018!
The cats festival guarantees a spectacle with various new floats, giants, bands, theatre and dance groups. There will also be evocation of the cat throughout history, the cat in language and legend, the cat around the world and Ypres as a historic city. Surprising background activities makes the event even more enthralling.
Do you want to surprise someone with a stay in Ypres?
You can order a gift voucher.
Mail us or call us on +32 (0) 472 73 31 20.