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St Janhuismolen our local windmill
Romantic master bedroom
Lounge
Lounge, kitchen and dining area
Downstairs
Kitchen
View from the kitchen
View from the terrace door
Entrance hall
Master bedroom
Twin bedded room
Twin room
Single bedroom
Monk stairs to Master Bedroom
Shower room
Shower room
The Red House
Bruges Folk Museum. 20 paces from The Red House
Dining area
Dine alfresco
Winter wonderland from master bedroom
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3 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 5
Bruges, West Flanders Province

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Brian S
Weilerbach, Germany
1 review
“Awesome place and location; amazing customer service”
Reviewed March 29, 2016 for a stay in March 2016

The location was great - just a short walk to the center of town. We used on-street parking, which was plentiful and easy, because our van was too big for the included garage, but having a personal parking garage spot included for the low price is a super deal. The place was beautiful for such a reasonable price. Richard was a great host and answered every question promptly and with great attention to detail. I would definitely stay here again if I can.

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Sonja P
Nottingham Uk
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129 reviews
44 hotel reviews
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“Superb”
Reviewed March 24, 2016 for a stay in March 2016

This house has it all if you like self catering,super well equipped rooms,lovely shower/toilet,excellence kitchen,comfortable lounge, small seating outdoor area,Richard and Elizabeth have thought this through so well,its the best that we have ever seen or stayed in.well worth a visit,the car parking in the nearby garage is wonderful.Beautifully warm and welcoming,we will be coming back for another visit,Communication was excellence with the owners who provided an email and phone number.owners also provided excellent route instructions /maps and details.Wi fi was very good and free.thank you.Not that far away from the centre of Bruges, a pleasant walk.

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Liked best: Everything
Liked least: Nothing
Traveling group: Spouse/Partner
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gavin h
Peterborough, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
“No better way to stay in Bruges”
Reviewed March 14, 2016 for a stay in March 2016

My wife and I visited the Red house at the beginning of March with two friends for a short 2 night stay.

The house is situated on an idyllic cobbled street and is impeccably presented both inside and out. The first floor has a spacious and comfortable living room which becomes a bit of a haven after working the extensive cobbled streets of Bruges with an extensive DVD collection should you wish to unwind in your down time. The first floor also has a full size kitchen, equipped with everything you would need to store and cook your own grocerys (from the nearby supermarket)

The first floor bedrooms have plenty of space with extremely comfortable beds in both.

The third floor master bedroom is beautiful and has an amazing view from the window which is just a pleasure to wake up to.

The house is situated about 10 minutes walk from the main city area which is really convenient.

After spending time here I have no idea why anybody would choose a different place to stay whilst spending time in Bruges. This has been one of the best accommodation choices in a long while and my whole group are itching to get back.

Richard was a pleasure to deal with offering extremely quick responses to all questions and queries.

A more authentic way to stay in Bruges does not exist, do yourself a favour and book this little beauty while you can as the dates gets snapped up pretty quick.

TIP: We ate at a nearby restaurant called "PRO DEO" which was literally 5 minutes door to door and the food, wine, atmosphere and service was amazing - Typical Flemish cuisine

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Liked best: Authenticity - All of it really
Liked least: Stairs to the master bedroom were a little steep
Traveling group: Friends
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Families with young children
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Caroleand...
Cheshire UK
Level 6 Contributor
113 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
“Wonderful!”
Reviewed March 6, 2016 for a stay in February 2016

Fabulous, cosy little house with excellent amenities in a delightful part of the city. It is a perfect base from which to explore Bruges and a delightful haven to return to after a busy day exploring (and beer tasting!). The market square is a 15-20 minute walk away, the nearest supermarket (Carrefour) and excellent bars and places to eat are all within a 5-10 minute stroll. If you arrive at Bruges railway station in the evening as we did, I would recommend taking a taxi direct to the address as the buses (4 and 14) stop a little way away. Many thanks to owners Richard and Elizabeth - we do hope we can return!

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Mick A
Level 2 Contributor
5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“A Great Place to Stay!!”
Reviewed February 21, 2016 for a stay in February 2016

We (family of 4) stayed at the Red House for a weekend. The other reviewers have said it all - this is a great place to stay in Bruges.

Highly recommended.

Traveling group: Young Children
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Salenglan...
London, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
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“Gorgeous house in a fantastic location in a beautiful city!”
Reviewed December 10, 2015 for a stay in December 2015

We stayed here in December with our young children and loved every minute of it. The house is in close proximity to the centre, which is great for little legs, only about 10 minutes walk. It's in a nice looking part of town too with friendly neighbours! The house was exceptionally clean, tidy, uncluttered and modern.

December is a great time of year to go to Bruges with all the Christmas lights, decorations, delicious foods and of course the Christmas market. It really is magical. I would definitely recommend eating in the house for meals if you're buggy dependant as there were very few restaurants that we could fit in to and even fewer places with changing facilities.

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Liked best: cleanliness and location
Traveling group: Young Children
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Sharron K
Level 2 Contributor
9 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
“Fantastic find!”
Reviewed October 3, 2015 for a stay in August 2015

The Red House is one of those places which you search endlessly for online and hope that when you arrive it lives up to its expectations. Happy to say it did. Everything was as described, beautifully presented, clean, fabulous location (10 minute walk into the main square) and very homely. Richard was extremely helpful with the booking and responded at all times. We had no problems locating the property and the garage was a massive bonus so we could just park up and forget about driving for the weekend. In fact our favourite day was when we took the supplied bikes out and discovered parts of Bruges you wouldn't find on foot! I couldn't recommend this house enough, we will definately be back.

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Liked best: Location
Liked least: Nothing!
Traveling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Older travelers Families with young children
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