The Poppies 2


Home sweet home for groups in the historical centre of Ypres. Located next to the market square of Ypres, The Poppies is the ideal accommodation for history tours. Your stay in this authentic, classic, old School Hotel combined with its unique location will make your trip to the Ypres Salient unforgettable.
  • Location: Situated in the centre of Ypres where everything is at walking distance.
    Market Square – 5 minutes
    Menin Gate monument – 10 minutes
    Railway Station – 5 minutes
  • Features: Games room, computers with internet, pool table, football table, pinball machine (all free)
  • Bedrooms: All single beds or bunk beds with shower, toilet and washbasin in every room
  • Capacity: 12 bedrooms on 3 floors in 2 blocks

Ypres Lodge


Ypres Lodge is located next to Ypres town centre and can accommodate the largest school groups. A picturesque town located in Flanders, Ypres was the setting for some of the worst fighting of the first World War. Today it serves as a memorial to those who lost their lives in the conflict.
  • Location: Located at 1km from the town centre, Ypres Lodge specialises in accommodating school groups that wish to visit the WWI battlefields
  • Features: Dining/games room and coach parking available
  • Bedrooms: Multi-bedded rooms for students. Twin-bedded rooms for staff, en-suite facilities with shower and WC and TV
  • Capacity: Accommodation for 190, over 2 floors

Best Western Hotel Pax


Enjoy your stay in Westhoek at the Best Western Hotel Pax, a brand-new hotel located in the center of Diksmuide, only 25 kilometers from cities like Brugge, Roeselare or Leper. It is a 20-minute drive from the Belgian Coast or the French border. Our attentive, multilingual staff will try to answer all your questions and make sure your stay is one to remember.

The Best Western Hotel Pax is within walking distance from the old centre of Diksmuide, which features shops, beauty salons, banking, museums, pubs and restaurants, as well as public transportation.
  • Location: Diksmuide
  • Features: Complimentary full breakfast – buffet, multilingual staff, guest laundry, doctor on-call, meeting facilities
  • Bedrooms: Cable satellite television, hairdryer

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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

Old Abbey Hotel


The serene peacefulness and the unique 18th century Dovecots of the Augustine monks still remain. Simple chambers have been turned into 60 luxurious and comfortable rooms in magnificent surroundings. Sleepy little villages such as Lampernisse, Stuivekenskerke or Booitshoeke are nearby, as are prestigious sites such as the IJzertoren (the Yser Tower) and the In Flanders Fields Museum, which are just as short hop away. It is well known that both are world-renowned and have made their mark on the region.

You can take your meals when it best suits you to fit with you schedule. Local and seasonal products play a large role in the extensive breakfast and evening meal.
  • Location: Westhoek
  • Features: Spacious private car park, coach parking, large bicycle park and a library
  • Bedrooms: All rooms have a bath or shower, TV and a telephone
  • Capacity: 60 rooms