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The historic center of Bruges has been designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 2000 thanks to its status as one of the commercial and cultural capitals of Europe and its enduring Gothic architecture. The Belgian city center is cited as a great...more
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Historic Bruges has everything! And at Christmas it looks amazing. Shops of every kind, bars selling their renowned local brews and the markets dispensing gluhwein and all sorts of extras. It has got noticeably more expensive in the 2 years since our last visit but...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed today via mobile

Worth a visit, very picturesque and full of culture. Lots of cobbled streets and interesting buildings. Had a very nice feel to it, will definitely return.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank D5555DLpeterh
Reviewed today

We went for the Christmas Market, which was rubbish, but we stayed and loved the surrounding areas, with the old squares, the canals, the amazing old buildings, and of course the chocolate shops. One of the nicest cities we have visited, very compact, easy to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank TonyNSurrey
Reviewed yesterday

Great place ,few litter bins but incredibly clean welcoming staff in every store and bar an enjoyable weekend visit

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank jimlyner
Reviewed yesterday

This is probably the most authentic, historical, and beautiful areas I ever seen. We visited during the Christmas Market and it was great. Make sure you don't miss it.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Benebarak
Reviewed yesterday

Brugge is rich in history and the historic center is a great place to start. The buildings in the square are beautiful. Get a good walking tour to have a better understanding.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank CheriG7
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Lovely Medieval Centre, beautiful building's to explore. Plenty of bar's & eateries surrounding. Never get fed up of this place.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Alicejude
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We came to do some xmas shopping and found most of Europe was doing the same! A lot of Brits come too and they do get a bit rowdy in the bars but you can hunt out a lot of the quieter ones down Bruges’...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank SteveJ420
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Brugge is a beautiful, magical place to visit. We visited the famous Christmas fair and wasn’t disappointed.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 224darrent
Reviewed yesterday

When in Bruges, it is good to forego the tourist routes and discover the side streets and their charm. If at all possible avoid week-ends and the summer or holidays if you do not wish to have to get off sidewalks to be able to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Villandrew79
17 September 2018|
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Response from Steve B | Reviewed this property |
We have recently done a similar tour with Azamara and you need to factor in a minimum one hour travelling to and from Ostende where your ship is most likely to be berthed. There is, however, plenty of interesting attractions... More
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nikita g
25 May 2018|
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Response from Lincoln_PETE7904 | Reviewed this property |
You need to go Brussels South station (the same one as the Euro train). There are usually about 2 trains an hour but none of them are directly to Bruges. We took the Ostend train traveling to Bruges and the Brussels train... More
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MHS_7025
29 March 2018|
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Response from professional09 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Sorry for the late reply. The hotel is Hotel De Castillion.
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