Hotel-Restaurant 'T Speelmanshuys
Travel Blogs from Brugge
-we pedaled on and left the coast for cute canal scenery. Similar to what we saw when we left Amsterdam. We crossed into Belgium, sadly without a sign. We were going to just finish out the ride when 6kms from Brugge, a little cafe in Damme called to us. We had a nice snack and refueled. It was a good stop rather than just grinding through.
... right next to it, though we couldn't go inside, which was a shame only due to the way the interior courtyard was described in the guidebook. Ambling along the cobblestone streets, we passed an old city gate before coming to St. Anne's Church, which has an impressive brick tower (yes, brick!), though we couldn't ascend it. From there we headed to the Markt or Grand-Place, the whole of which is dominated by the belfry. As safety regulations ...
... lysées to the Arc de Triomphe, ascending the ~300 stairs to the top of the arc to see the cityscape light up at dusk, and we were spent. Dinner at 10:30 with a view of the arc, and we made our way back to the hotel and collapsed in bed. Vowing not to repeat that, we let ourselves sleep until almost 10 Saturday morning and promised to make a leisurely day out of it, and to soak in Paris at our own pace. After picking up a couple of pastries at the local boulangerie, we made our ...
... on that day, so we decided to take a seat in Craenenburg house, and we never regretted that :D
There are nice parks in the southern side of the old town (which is the end of the boat tour). I can imagine how crowded these parks will be in summer time. Brugges is the wonderful mixture of France, England and Holland. Even in the freezing rain, I helplessly fall in love with this city.
... floor filled, it was impossible to avoid her gyrations and gesticulations. Dylan appeared unperturbed by such actions. Whilst the brief possibility of a three way knees up flitted across my intoxicated mind, so did the far more realistic notion of being hung, drawn, and quartered on one of the many crucifixes across town by Dylan and his entourage should I dare respond in the meagrest of manners to the flouting Flemish femme fatale before me.
Other places to stay in Brugge
Oude Burg 5, Brugge | 3 star hotelfrom $111
- Great location - good value for money.
- Perfect location
Boeveriestraat 2, Brugge | 4 star hotelfrom $120
- Nice hotel and a positive experience.
- Perfect location
Katelijnestraat 65B, Brugge | 2 star hotelfrom $131
- Graded this a B+, but it worked for what I needed
- Bog standard stay
- Good value for money
Handboogstraat 1, Brugge | 4 star hotelfrom $99
Katelijnestraat 65A, Brugge | 2 star hotelfrom $104
Burg 10, Brugge | 4 star hotelfrom $172
- Nothing special
- Excellent Location - If You Can Find It
- The Best
Chartreuseweg 20, Brugge | 3 star hotelfrom $82
St-Jakobsstraat 41, Brugge | 4 star hotelfrom $167
- Be careful - it's not all as rosey as it may seem!
- Great, Great, Great
- It really was the best!
Hoefijzerlaan 37, Brugge | 3 star hotelfrom $111
Potterierei 15, Brugge | 4 star hotelfrom $141
- Nice and quite, not too far from the town
- Nice hotel
- Nice hotel Little bit like Venice
Cordoeaniersstraat 16 - 18, Brugge | 2 star hotelfrom $124
Schouwvegersstraat 11, Brugge | 2 star hotelfrom $95
Genthof 4a, Brugge | 4 star hotelfrom $137
Oude Burg 14, Brugge | 2 star hotelfrom $108
Wijngaardstraat 7-9, Brugge | 4 star hotelfrom $113
- Great Hotel
- Well situated friendly modern hotel
- A marvellous hotel
Dijver 7, Brugge | 4 star hotelfrom $164
- Quaint Hotel with Great Location
- Perfect honeymoon!
- Beyond Excellence
22, Naaldenstraat, Brugge | 4 star hotelfrom $166
- Absolutely wonderful
- Fantastic Comfortable Hotel
- Nice Easter weekend at the Hotel Aragon
Korte Zilverstraat 3a, Brugge | 3 star hotelfrom $157
- Simple but nice Hotel
- Best stay at Bestwestern Premier Acacia
- 20% discount for early booking, you can't get better
Langestraat 38, Brugge | 4 star hotelfrom $128
- Very sterile
- Must stay at the Flanders!
- Pleasant stay
Hallestraat 4, Brugge | 3 star hotelfrom $101
T Zand 15, Brugge | 2 star hotelfrom $128
Joseph Wautersstraat 61, Brugge | 1 star hotelfrom $92
Kuiperstraat 18, Brugge | 3 star hotelfrom $99
- An Overrated and Unfortunate Relic
- April 2004 at the Memling
- Hans Memling, Perfect choice in Brugge
Vrijdagmarkt 5, Brugge | 3 star hotelfrom $170
Hoogstraat 20, Brugge | 4 star hotelfrom $181
- Wonderful hotel
- Feel like a local
- Okay but certainly not 4 Star
Katelijnestraat 40, Brugge | 3 star hotelfrom $128