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Wiltshire, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2016

I have stayed in the Peace Village hostel a few times this year. It's a great place. Clean, tidy. efficient, with good food and excellent staff. It's a great location for a base when touring the battlefields and Messines/Mesen is much less busy than Ypres/Ieper. Simon who runs the place is incredibly helpful and is a highly knowledgable battlefield guide.

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Ashford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016

I was here as part of a coach party the Accommodation is very basic but all you really need if you are after cheap accommodation the breakfast is basic but plentiful the rooms are basic but very clean and welcoming

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

Located in the small town of Messines which was the site of heavy fighting in the First World War, the Peace Village is a great place to stay if you`re not too worried about staying in a facility which is essentially a youth hostel. Basic but clean facilities, the PV is a perfect place to use as a base whilst... More 

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Tonnerre, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2016

I have used the peace vilage for music group to visit ypriana orchester (with people aged 11 to 60) : clean, friendly...Everyone liked the hotel : very positive impression of everyone. The rooms are spacious and there is a lot of space to play for the youngest children. The hotel's personnal are very competent

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2015

I have used the PV on many occasions for school groups and always leave with a very positive impression of the hostel. Clean, friendly and accommodating. The rooms are large and spacious, clean and modern all with en-suites. It's not a hotel but probably as close to one as you can get with a hostel. Bring a towel and toiletries,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2015 via mobile

For its price, the accommodation at Peace Village is phenomenal. Roomy both in the rooms and around the grounds; good food; free wifi; pleasant and friendly staff; good security. I can't imagine staying anywhere else when in this part of Belgium!

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Chatteris, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015

I recently brought over 44 members of our RBL, ages ranged from aged 2 to 76, Everyone liked the accommodation & we all loved to location, it;s setting is so tranquil. I highly recommend The Peace Village & look forward to visiting again.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2015

Was part of a group of 44 people travelling for a Royal British Legion tour of the Historical WW1 areas. Our group covered all ages with the youngest being 2 & the oldest 76. The Peace Village was the perfect base for us. The setting is ideal for visiting the various places of the Ypres Salient, as well as being... More 

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2015

44 of us have recently returned from Ypres. We stayed 3 nights in the Peace Village. The accommodation was as we expected, basic but we were only there in the evenings (so we didn't want nor expect 5*). We had 2 evening meals, both of which were filling and enjoyable. Breakfast was buffet style with plenty of choice and eat... More 

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Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

Cleanliness! I came here as part of a school trip and stayed here for one night. What did I like: The reception and generally all staff were very friendly, they all spoke an adequate level of understandable English and nothing was too much trouble for them. Everything you could possibly want, the staff could get. The room itself had adequate... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
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. We can welcome up to 165 guests in 43 studio's, each with their own living and sleeping area and en-suit facilities. Our evening activities and bar help to keep groups occupied in the evening whilst you enjoy the beautiful sunset on Kemmel hill. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Peace Village

Address: Nieuwkerkestraat 9 A, Ieper (Ypres) 8957, Belgium
Location: Belgium > Flanders > West Flanders Province > Ieper (Ypres)
Price Range: $29 - $39 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 32
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