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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
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Markt, Bruges 8000, Belgium
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Bruges certainly has the wow factor, quaint streets, a river/canal with superb boat tours chocolate shops galore, shops selling interesting beers, lovely little restaurants, beautiful churches fascinating architecture lots to see an excellent feel to the market square would love to spend more time there.

Thank RedditchRobbie
Reviewed 2 days ago

Brugge is full of fascinating places,the architecture is beautiful,the cobbled streets and alleyways have a myriad of quaint and modern shops. The squares and cafes are very cosmopolitan and it is a chocoholics paradise. Well worth a visit.

Thank Maureen M
Reviewed 3 days ago

Visiting Brugge was really nice. I have heard of its beauty so many years ago when visiting Europe with a friend, but at that moment we couldn't make it as we had other plans, but this time we made it with my husband. The town...More

Thank bbb20152015
Reviewed 3 days ago

Such a beautiful town, steeped in history, stunning architecture, great restaurants and many shops. We only spent the day here, but I'd totally recommend going for a couple of days and booking a walking tour, and perhaps a short trip on the canal, too, it...More

Thank SwissMs
Reviewed 3 days ago

During a short break, we visited Brugge last week. Parking is easy in one of the big underground parking lots and unlike the Dutch cities, affordable. We went off the beaten track, wandered around on the charming streets and found many small shops and places...More

Thank dirkmrw
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Amazing View and the restaurant below is also good. Bed is comfy and clean, bathroom looks like it is straight from a Pinterest page. If you want to love like a rich merchany from the medieval era, boom this hotel apartment! This room completes with...More

Thank HookedOnPlanes
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My fiancé and I decided to spend a weekend in Bruges. Both of us have heard Bruges was worth visiting and now we know it truly is!!! We were amazed by the beauty and history this city has well preserved, by the smell of delicious...More

Thank Dusko R
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We spent 5 hours here today and I strongly recommend you visit - we went on a day trip from Amsterdam. It’s so charming with cobbled streets and loads of souvenir shops / waffles and chocolatiers. The buildings are beautiful and you should check out...More

Thank Farrahpalooza
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The historical area of bruges really amazing .alot of museums and resturants and park behind it. Although, many churches there. While walking from one point to other you can enjoying watching the different stores on both sides of the way. Don’t forget to relax you...More

Thank Abdulameed A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We intentionally passed through the city center on our way to multiple outings. It was peaceful and beautiful walking through the square, listening to the bells, watching people sit at the tables enjoying their meals, and seeing the hustle and bustle of townspeople and tourists....More

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17 September 2018|
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Response from stevebG6121BX | 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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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
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.