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Bruges for children

We welcome children of all ages in the hotel and we do anything to make them feel at home. Bruges has many sights and attractions which can excite children such as:

  • Boat trips
    Leave every half hour, embarkation just a few steps away from the guesthouse.
  • Horse & carriage rides
    Departure from the Market Square for a half an hour journey with touristic and historic information on the city.
  • Bike tours
    At the reception we have maps with various biking tours in and around the city. Bikes and tandems can be hired per hour, half a day or per day. We really recommend a tour through the Polders-countryside to Damme and Oostkerke.
  • The Folklore museum
    Shows 19th century life in Bruges: the shoemaker, the teacher in his school, the kitchen, children's games, 19th century clothes and habits, etc.
  • The St. Janshuys Windmill
    One of the few mills still in use.
    (Open: May - September)
  • Boudewijnpark Bambino land
    Beautiful family-attraction centre at app. 5 min. drive from the guesthouse, offering various attractions such as: horse-carrousel, Mississipiboat, horse rides, zoo, mini-golf, mini-train, auto scooters, playground and much more.
    (Open: April - September)
  • Boudewijnpark Dolfinarium
    Great show with dolphins and seals.
    (Open: April - September)
  • Boudewijnpark Bird show
    Interesting show with eagles, parrots, hawks, etc.
    (Open: April - September)
  • The Belfry
    Climb to the top of the Belfry and discover the 47-bell carillon and the breathtaking views.
  • The St John's Hospital
    One of the oldest medieval hospitals of Europe, evoking every day's life in hospitals in former times.
  • Bruges Diamond museum
    Diamond polishing was invented in the 15th century in Bruges.
    One can attend the diamond polishing demonstration daily at 12.15 hrs.
  • Celebrations
    Medieval gala dinner with jesters, minstrels, knights, dancers, witches & fire-eaters. (April - October: every Friday & Saturday evening; November - March: every Saturday evening)
  • Brewery Straffe Hendrik
    Family-brewery since 1856 explaining the history and making of beer.
    (Open: March - October)
  • Concerts, events, expositions
    Quite often there are also concerts, events, expositions etc which can be attended during a certain limited period.
  • Other children services we offer:
    Babysitting, cribs & changing mats, high chairs, candies on arrival (parents permitting), prams & strollers. Cartoon Channel, toy basket, colouring books & crayons, children's movies and popcorn.

Please do not hesitate to contact us for further information which you might require in order to organise your days.

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