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Minnewater Lake

Bruges 8000, Belgium
+32 50 37 26 09
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Looking for a scenic place to take a romantic daytime or evening stroll? Minnewater Lake offers urban nature lovers a perfect setting regardless of the season or time of year.
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“beautiful park” (31 reviews)
“small lake” (17 reviews)
“romantic place” (38 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Bruges 8000, Belgium
+32 50 37 26 09
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Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

Minnewater lake is a very picturesque area right at the bottom of central Bruges.There is quite a lot of areas to walk and explore.If you go right then you get a lovely shady walk thru trees to the train station and car park and if...More

Thank CambsAdamski
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

This was a very lovely, relaxing area. We had a coffee and sat back and watch the world go by. It is a truely wonderful place.

Thank Hannah B
Reviewed 20 September 2016

Its just lovely... pretty as a picture from a fairytale! Wild lavender growing beside the canals, well manicured parks, swans floating about... a beautiful peaceful haven.

Thank BindaDey
Reviewed 19 September 2016

Such a serene and beautiful place.Nothing beats the magic of nature that's nurtured with love.The ambiance of the place is just lovingly magical.

Thank Simplymeh
Reviewed 18 September 2016

We walk through the Minnewater Park while on our way to the city center and am so glad we did. What a beautiful green gem of a park. If you have a few minutes to spare this gives you a chance to rest a bit...More

Thank Faansie T
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

The area is very popular with all the swans and the ducs on the water. This is also the place where the touristic coaches are making a stop to give the horses a rest and food and water. There are a lot of restaurants and...More

Thank Johan D
Reviewed 16 September 2016

After tremendous walking, this area is good to relax as the natural beauty with soothe your eyes and body. The castle and the lake complement each other making it a perfect attraction of Bruges. Enjoy :)

Thank shivangi1987
Reviewed 16 September 2016

Minnewater Lake is just a short walk from Brugge Railway station. It's a really nice area to walk around in or just sit and take in the scenery. There's plenty to see so use it as a place to rest after all the walking around!

Thank therichastill
Reviewed 14 September 2016

We walked through Minnewater Lake on the way to our hotel when we arrived and decided it was so lovely we went back the next day. In the hub of the city this park is tranquil and a lovely place to walk and/or chill. We...More

Thank Suzanne V
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Nice place for pictures as well. Ideal when it's warm. Easy to walk to from the train station into town

Thank FrancyBandi90
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Duane R
31 March 2017|
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Response from donaldagius | Reviewed this property |
the park is not too far from the station. its walking distance. maybe 20 minute walk.
23 March 2017|
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Response from Laura P | Reviewed this property |
No it's an UNESCO heritage site