We are situated in the heart of Flanders, close to the cities of Ghent (30 km), Antwerp (40 km), Brussels (35 km), Mechelen and Bruges (100 km)
Ghent is easily accessible by bike (approx 1.5 hour). We regularly suggest to our guests to take the bike on the train and then visit the art cities by bike. The edges of the Schelde river offer one the most attractive cycling tracks ofFlanders; you will find hereunder a small selection of the different cycling or walking tracks that are possible in this beautiful region :
Vlaanderen fietsroute LF 5 (international cycling track opposite our house starting at the Belgian Coast and leading to Germany)
The historical city of Dendermonde www.dendermonde.be offers many touristic attractions when it comes to culture. In December 2005 three attractions of the inner city have recently been classified under the UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE patrimonium:
- the belfry tower, ,
- the Saint-Alexius beguinage,
- the giants Goliath , Mars and Indiaan
- the Ros Beiaard.
The historical Market is worth a visit, Take a rest in one of the many friendly bars, or on the sunny terraces of this lovely square.When it comes to nature the edges of our Schelde river nearVlassenbroek and Grembergen offer very attractive (nature heritage) landscapes and a very good walking and cycling area. Please note that we recently have signed waking tracks and a detailed walking map.