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The historic center of Bruges has been designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 2000 thanks to its status as one of the commercial and cultural capitals of Europe and its enduring Gothic architecture. The Belgian city center is cited as a great...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Markt, Bruges 8000, Belgium
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Reviewed today via mobile

It’s simply amazing.... If you are in Belgium you have to go there and see it,it’s really a nice place

Thank Filippo Z
Reviewed yesterday

Took bus from Lille, Fr. Round trip cost appr 20 euros. First time vising the city and i was blown away at how beautiful it was. It was a rainy day so didn't get to enjoy the walk thoroughly but saw enough to want to...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Every street,building and storefront was a historic marvel. We spent 2 days exploring the streets, visiting historic churches and museums. So pretty.

Thank kathies974
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Breathtaking and magical city center. Listen to the bells play and the people watch as you have a coffee or beer in one of the many cafes around this beautiful site.

Thank adrianai2016
Reviewed 4 days ago

Bruges certainly has the wow factor, quaint streets, a river/canal with superb boat tours chocolate shops galore, shops selling interesting beers, lovely little restaurants, beautiful churches fascinating architecture lots to see an excellent feel to the market square would love to spend more time there.

Thank RedditchRobbie
Reviewed 4 days ago

Brugge is full of fascinating places,the architecture is beautiful,the cobbled streets and alleyways have a myriad of quaint and modern shops. The squares and cafes are very cosmopolitan and it is a chocoholics paradise. Well worth a visit.

Thank Maureen M
Reviewed 5 days ago

Visiting Brugge was really nice. I have heard of its beauty so many years ago when visiting Europe with a friend, but at that moment we couldn't make it as we had other plans, but this time we made it with my husband. The town...More

Thank bbb20152015
Reviewed 5 days ago

Such a beautiful town, steeped in history, stunning architecture, great restaurants and many shops. We only spent the day here, but I'd totally recommend going for a couple of days and booking a walking tour, and perhaps a short trip on the canal, too, it...More

Thank SwissMs
Reviewed 5 days ago

During a short break, we visited Brugge last week. Parking is easy in one of the big underground parking lots and unlike the Dutch cities, affordable. We went off the beaten track, wandered around on the charming streets and found many small shops and places...More

Thank dirkmrw
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Amazing View and the restaurant below is also good. Bed is comfy and clean, bathroom looks like it is straight from a Pinterest page. If you want to love like a rich merchany from the medieval era, boom this hotel apartment! This room completes with...More

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September 16, 2018|
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Response from stevebG6121BX | Reviewed this property |
We have recently done a similar tour with Azamara and you need to factor in a minimum one hour travelling to and from Ostende where your ship is most likely to be berthed. There is, however, plenty of interesting attractions... More
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May 24, 2018|
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Response from Lincoln_PETE7904 | Reviewed this property |
You need to go Brussels South station (the same one as the Euro train). There are usually about 2 trains an hour but none of them are directly to Bruges. We took the Ostend train traveling to Bruges and the Brussels train... More
March 28, 2018|
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Response from professional09 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Sorry for the late reply. The hotel is Hotel De Castillion.