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Menin Gate House

Hoornwerk 1, Ieper (Ypres) 8900, Belgium
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22 reviews 22 reviews
7 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

I'm not going to say anything different from previous reviews. We stayed in the one bedroom flat (Plumer) for 2 nights. Our stay started with a friendly welcome from Benoit who told us the history of the house. I cannot imagine staying any closer to a major European landmark and the views from the flat were fantastic. I slept well... More

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

If you are looking for a great place to stay in Ypres this is it! We have stayed here twice, once as a couple and once with family. The house overlooks the Menin Gate and is a one minute walk to the main square. It is beautifully decorated and Benoit is a great host.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

We have just returned from this holiday and I never leave reviews but several things on this trip have made me feel compelled to do so, and this was one of them. The apartment/home is wonderfully decorated and the collection of WW1 items was a surprise for history lovers. The welcome and help from Benoit was much appreciated, we really... More

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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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95 reviews 95 reviews
12 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014 via mobile

First time on Tripadvisor I've seen everyone give 5 out of 5 and an excellent rating. Only way to find out why is to stay there. Highly recommended for many reasons besides those above. I hope to return as many times as possible.

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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

We stayed one night in the Churchill apartment and wished it was longer. Our host Benoit was excellent and took the time to tell us the history of the apartment and also gave us some useful local information. The apartment is immaculate and full of some very interesting items from the war. It is in a great location literally across... More

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The Hague, The Netherlands
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27 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2014

This is a fine place to stay when visiting Ypres...it is well-located, well-run, full of interesting artefacts and the perfect point from which to explore the very sobering and moving history of the area. Literally just across the road from the Menin Gate, it is a about a seven minute walk into the Grote Markt. We had the apartment comprising... More

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Lewes, United Kingdom
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34 reviews 34 reviews
3 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014

well what can i say that hasnt already been said about this place! magnificent, superb.......they do not do this justice! for anyone wanting to stay in Ieper this is excellent but if you are also into going around the battlefirled and memorial sites and need a base then this is almost impossible to beat! Benoit and Isabelle are wonderful hosts... More

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Felpham, West Sussex, UK
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46 reviews 46 reviews
20 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2014

We were in Ypres to witness the Last Post ceremony at the Menin Gate, and to revisit the Flanders Fields Museum. For convenience, Menin Gate House is unbeatable - the Menin Gate memorial is just across the street. But more than that, it is a superb place to stay whatever the reason for a visit to the area. Great care... More

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Newport, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2013

Just stayed here for the first time over the weekend unfortunately on a flying visit to Ypres so only enjoyed a one night stay but we will be back, highly recommend as a place to stay Benoit told us to make ourselves and home and that was very easy! See you soon!

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North Warwickshire, England
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114 reviews 114 reviews
13 hotel reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2013

Six of us stayed in Iepers on Saturday 9th November - a very appropriate weekend to be at the Menin Gate. We were so lucky to have found and been able to book this wonderful accommodation within a few footsteps of the Gate. Over the years I have stayed in many lovely self catering properties but this place is probably... More

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Address: Hoornwerk 1, Ieper (Ypres) 8900, Belgium
Location: Belgium > Flanders > West Flanders Province > Ieper (Ypres)
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