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Holiday house, 5' walk off Market Hall: Opaal

Very good
39 reviews
Living room - light-flooded and quiet: it is oriented to the Carmelite Monastery
Opaal - in a peaceful, cobbled street right in the center of Bruges
Opaal - your ***holiday house
Opaal - Poitevinstraat 32, 8000 Bruges
Living room - lounge and terrace
Terrace - an open and a covered part
Terrace - pansies are blooming
Terrace - covered part with table and six comfortable chairs
Living room - dining table for six and fully equiped kitchenette
Living room - dining table for six
Living room - fully equipped kitchenette
Living room - separated from the stairs with a sliding door
Bathroom (first floor): light flooded, spacy and with all comfort: bath, shower, hair dryer, etc.
Bathroom (first floor): light flooded, spacy and with all comfort: bath, shower, hair dryer, etc.
Bedroom #1 - double bed with pocket spring mattress
Bedroom #1 - looking out on the trees in the parc of the Carmelite Monastery
Bedroom #3 - looking out on the treetops in the parc of the Carmelite Monastery
Bedroom #3, 'Parc': here in a single bed setting
Bedroom #3, 'Parc': here in a double bed setting
Bedroom #3 'Parc': in a single or double bed setting. Looking out on parc of Carmelite Monastery
Bedroom #3, 'Parc': in a single or in a double bed setting. Cosy, light flooded and comfortable
Bedroom #2 'Poitevin' - looking out in the belfry tower and several churches
Bedroom #2 'Poitevin' - in single bed setting
Bedroom #2 'Poitevin' - in double bed setting
Bedroom #2 'Poitevin' - in single or double bed setting
Bedroom #2 'Poitevin' - in single or double bed setting
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3 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
Bruges, West Flanders Province
Your home at the heart of Bruges: comfortable, fully equiped private holiday house.

Private house located in a quiet side street in the very historic centre of Bruges, at 500 m of the market with its belfry tower. Within walking distance of museums, restaurants, boutiques and stores. Swift departure for a bike tour within town or in its surroundings or even to the coast at 15 km.

Relax in the bright living room and on the private sunny terrace. The three quiet bedrooms with double beds (160x200 cm) and thick pocket spring or memory foam mattresses warrant optimum sleeping comfort. The spacious and shining family bathroom is on the first floor, alongside a separate toilet. The second toilet with wash basin is on the ground floor.

The house being located off the beaten track, yet in the historic centre, it is very quiet and silent,...
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About the Owner, Martine R
Languages spoken: German, English, French, Spanish, Dutch
Response Rate: 95 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 4 days ago
Listed since : Oct 2012
Overall rating: 4.5 / 5.0
Based on 39 reviews and 1 property
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Mike B
Kitchener, Canada
1 review
Reviewed 5 days ago for a stay in July 2017

Absolutely great place. The outside space made it perfect do not often see an outside space in Europe. Everything was fantastic.

Management response:

It was a pleasure hosting you and your family again after all these years. Always welcome in your second home.


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clyde C
Hartford, Connecticut
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
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Reviewed June 4, 2017 for a stay in March 2017

The house is very well kept and in a great location to explore the city. The house easily accommodated 4 people and was very private and quiet. Check in and out was easy. We would have liked a few fans when the weather unexpectedly reached over 90F but when the only trouble is that the weather was unseasonably nice it's...

Management response:

Thank you Clyde, for taking such good care of my family holiday house. I will be happy to host you and yours on a next occasion.


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Reviewed January 5, 2017 for a stay in December 2016

Martine's apartment is in a great location , close to the centre, supermarkets and public transport. It is comfortable, very clean,with a well equipped kitchen, warm and quiet. Martine is very helpful with advice and good communication. My only slight disappointment is with that the hot water system for showers only heats at night - so on arrival - no...

Management response:

Thank you, Fran. It is good to read that you enjoyed your stay in my house and in Bruges. I am sorry that you felt short of hot water in the bathroom. A well insulated 200 litres boiler heats the water during the night to 65°C/149°F: this allows eight five-minute showers at 38°C/100°F. After departure of previous guests the same...


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  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(3)
  • DVD Player
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Patio
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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About the neighborhood
The Opaal ***holiday house is the perfect departure point for all your walks and tours in and around Bruges. With its central location, it allows you to pick up crispy, freshly baked rolls for breakfast, even on Sundays. Choosing the bakery that best suits your personal taste will be the hardest challenge: you can try out a different one every day of your stay.
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Brussels National Airport: 62.1 mi
Railway: Bruges (take exit "Centrum"): 1.2 mi
Ferry: Zeebrugge (P&O North Sea Ferries): 12.4 mi
From the railway station you can either walk to the Opaal ***Holiday House or take the bus: bus 3 and bus 13 stop at less than 150 meters of the house
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Nearest Beach: 9.3 mi.
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