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'De Hoedenmaker': Cosy 17th century Flemish House in historical centre of Bruges

Bedrooms 3
Half Baths1
Space 1,184 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

3 bedrooms (sleeps 4- 6); 2 bathrooms

'De Hoedenmaker,' is an exceptional beautiful holiday house. It is located in the heart of Bruges. The facade is built in the traditional step-gable style that is typical of the finest Flemish houses. It is a charming and elegance house built in 1675. Located in the peaceful and quiet area of Saint Gilles quarter, about 400m north of the medieval port of the city and only a 10 minutes' walk to the Market Square and the Belfry tower. 'De Hoedenmaker' is a three-level house with a total of 110 square meters living area, completely furnished. The kitchen includes a full complement of cooking utensils and cutlery. Large, comfortable beds ensure a relaxing and enjoyable visit. The house faces south and takes in plenty of sun throughout the year. It has a private walled-in garden as well. You will love this relaxing resort and immediately feel at home.

Guests who want to visit Bruges will enjoy the wonderful atmosphere of the city.

“We wish you a pleasant stay in a magnificent Bruges!

More Details

Property Manager
Pascal Craeye
Member since: 1998
Speaks: english, french, german, dutch
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
July 23, 2017


Brugge House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1184 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking On Street
  • Shampoo
  • Telephone ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Mini Refrigerator
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom - toilet
    Bathroom - toilet , shower
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom - 2 twin/ single , Twin beds (80x200cm | 32"x79"), can arranged as queen size
    Bedroom - 1 queen , 1 baby crib , queen size bed, fitted for a couple (160x200xm | 63"x79")
    Bedroom - 1 queen , queen size bed, can be seperated (160x200xm | 63"x79")
  • Books ...
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Terrace
  • 6 garden chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • library
  • museums
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
hint: cheap parking near railwaystation '(2 km away; €3.50/day + free busticket for every guest)


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'De Hoedenmaker': Cosy 17th century Flemish House in historical centre of Bruges
average rating of 4.9555554 based on 90 reviews

Absolutely perfect home in Brugge!

  • 5 of 5

Our host Pascal was superb! He welcomed us with chocolates and a very detailed explanation of the house. He had maps and suggestions of the area to show us upon arrival. The house was so cozy and relaxing, wonderful kitchen to cook in. Linens and beds very nice. The neighborhood was quiet but still close to the main square. We loved Brugge as a family with 2 teenagers. DId most of the museums, walked everywhere, met lovely local people, went on a nice bike tour and had the best meal of our life at Reliva!

  • Submitted: Jul 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your review. I'll add Reliva to my recommendations.
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Charming and unique!

  • 5 of 5

This home was located a bit off the beaten path, but on a quiet street and still within reasonable walking distance to most things in this highly walkable city. The interior was clean and offered more than enough of everything we needed. Our host Pascal could not have been more welcoming! He met us at the home and made sure we knew everything we needed to know to make our stay great, and had put together an impressive, thorough collection of informational books, maps, and leaflets to help us find restaurants and attractions. The kitchen was well stocked, the patio was charming, the laundry machines worked great, even the spare umbrellas came in handy! I would stay here again without hesitation!

  • Submitted: Jul 11, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Lovely house, lovely hosts, great location

  • 5 of 5

This house exceeded all our expectations. The house itself is beautifully done, all the amenities are provided, and Pascal went above and beyond to help us enjoy our stay. Take his recommendations! If we're lucky enough to come to Bruges again, we would love to stay here.

  • Submitted: May 14, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Lovely house in a great location

  • 5 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay. The house was in great condition and very clean and a really convenient location for exploring Bruges on foot. We've stayed in many rental properties but have never met owners as friendly and helpful as Pascal & Greet. We would definitely recommend staying here.

  • Submitted: Mar 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great place to stay in Bruges

  • 5 of 5

Great cozy house. Really good location on quiet street, about a 10-15 minute walk to the Market And Burg Squares. Awesome restaurant 5 houses down (Toms Diner, make a reservation). House is very comfortable and has a lot of character,, including a traditional narrow staircase. Hosts are very friendly and helpful. My daughter left her purse at a local restaurant on our last night and they tracked it down and shipped it back to us. Will definitely try to stay here the next time we come back to Bruges

  • Submitted: Dec 31, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great house in a beautiful city

  • 5 of 5

A beautiful .house in a great location, couldn't be better. Francis was very welcoming and gave us some good ideas of where to go out, highly recommended.

  • Submitted: Dec 2, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
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Nearest Airport
90 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
800 Metres
cafe Vlissinge
Nearest Ferry
12 Kilometres
Nearest Train
2 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
8 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
50 Metres
Tom's Dinner
Nearest Beach
12 Kilometres
Car: not necessary

Located in Bruges, Flanders, western Belgium.

Nearby the medieval port of the city.

Just 10 km from the North Sea.

About a 1-hour drive from Brussels airport


Rates & Availability

Brugge House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Apr 1 2017 - Sep 30 2017
3 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $12 per night, per additional guest
Oct 1 2017 - Dec 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $12 per night, per additional guest
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $12 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable damage deposit $174.99

Security deposit of 150 Euro/dollar/pounds is required at time of check-in & refundable on departure

Cancellation: Refund of deposit, less 10% of rental if cancelled more than 30 days prior to arrival date.
Refund of deposit, less 20% of rental if cancelled 15-30 days prior.
Full rent due if less than 15 days prior.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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