Between the Water
Castle and the marshlands
where the witches of Laarne used to live and where the Noondevil
had his territory
... at the hottest moment of the day ....
Cosy and affordable bed and breakfast near Ghent,
he Vanhercke Family offers 2
charming studio/apartments in a cosy Flemish cottage style.
Explore the quiet old valley of the
Schelde and the medieval atmosphere of ancient Laarne (10 km from
Ghent). Stay a night, a week, or longer in one of our Guest Cottage
Studios. They adjoin our 18th century house and are nestled between the
water castle of Laarne and the nearby wetlands.
Built in the typical Flemish brick stone
as cosy cottage for 2/4 persons.The cottages are annexed to our
18th century former farmhouse, and are located at the foot of a natural
park, formed by an old meander of the river Schelde.
The Guest Cottages have:
Private entrances with sun terrace.
Original sleeping corner with hotel twin beds.
Fireplace in a cosy 'living' area, complete with lcd
television, DVD player, free WIFI, antique pine furniture, mini bar
with selected Belgian beers, wines and soft drinks/waters. Fully
equipped modern oak wood kitchenette
(with secured 2 pits gas stove) and fridge.
Private bathroom with toilet, shower and hair dryer
iews of the old gardens from the terrace are
magnificent.(park garden - 0.8 acre, herbs garden - 0.1 acre,
cut-flower garden - 0.1 acre, orangery & greenhouses, fishing
pond - 1.5 acres). A barbecue is at your disposal. Many different
varieties of birds can be seen both in and around the wetlands.
Remember to bring your cameras and VCR's.
Points of interest
ur cottages are centrally
located a few kilometers east of Ghent, (getting_here) in one of the most
green areas in the Ghent periphery and are ideally situated for
exploring Belgium. From our Bed and breakfast Ghent, you can visit the
entire country in 3 - 4 days. Because we are close to the junction of
several highways, and distances between attractions are short, it is
easy to make quick day trips.We will be pleased to provide you with
Within 100 km from our cottages,
you can visit many other historical places: Waterloo, Liege, Bastogne
(World War II), Passchendale (World War I) and Maastricht.
Within 300 km from our cottages are cities and landscapes of
Holland (Amsterdam, Rotterdam), Germany (Dusseldorf, Cologne, Bonn),
and France (Paris and Calais with the Chunnel under the English