Peace Village


The Peace Village Hostel, situated in rural Messines, is the ideal group accommodation and base for a visit to Flanders Fields and the Ypres Salient. The hostel overlooks the Messines ridge battlefield of Belgium’s smallest city with landmarks such as the Island of Ireland Peace Park and the New Zealand Memorial to the Missing. The Hostel excels in tranquility, space and offers great facilities. It’s perfectly equipped to accommodate both medium size and large groups. Their evening activities and bar help to keep groups occupied in the evening whilst you enjoy the beautiful sunset on Kemmel hill.
  • Location: Situated in rural Messiness, 10 minutes from Ypres, 90 minutes from Calais and Dunkerque and 30 minutes from Lille
  • Features: The Village Restaurant serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. The hostel has a bar, games room and offers plenty of on-site activities such as a football, netball and basketball pitch. Organised evening activities (walks, workshops ,etc.) are provided on request.
  • Bedrooms: There are 24 en-suite modern duplex rooms with comfortable interiors, accommodating 4 to 6 persons per room. A further eight rooms are wheelchair accessible, in additon to 8 twin staff rooms. In total 165 persons can overnight here in comfort.
  • Capacity: 40 rooms