In the heart of Bruges, at the famous Walplein, next to the historic brewery of Bruges, lies B&B Den Witten Leeuw. The house dates back to 1580 and still has many features from previous centuries. Our reception room contains a cosy fireplace, a sunny conservatory and a veranda with view on the garden. Fresh bean coffee and tea is available all day long, as well as beer, wine and other drinks. In the months July and August guests are welcome to use the pool in the garden.
All rooms have private bathrooms with either shower or bath. Two rooms (the Garden and the Walplein) have airconditioning (on demand 5+ euro). WIFI is available throughout the whole building and in the garden. There’s a public parking lot 50 metres from our B&B: Parking Oud Sint-Jan. The adress is: Zonnekemeers 18, 8000 Brugge. It's best accessible by entering the centre from the Central Station (Oostmeers). Then the second on your right is the Zonnekemeers, where the parking is halfway on your left. At the end of the Zonnekemeers lies the Walplein, where our B&B is.
If you like to have a copious breakfast in our lounge; the breakfast buffet will be served from 8.30 until 10.00 in our breakfast room. It consists of freshly baked bread, croissants, danish, cheeses, cold meats, several egg specialties, as well as yoghurt, cereals and fruit. Fresh orange juice and fresh bean coffee, fresh leaf tea, home made chocolate milk are available too. The breakfast buffet costs 12.50 euro per Person.
TRAVELLING BY CAR
Travelling to Bruges by car, it’s best to enter the old center through Oostmeers. Then take the second on the right (Zonnekemeers). There you’ll find a public parking (Parking Oud Sint-Jan) too. If you proceed the Zonnekemeers you'll enter the Walplein.
TRAVELLING BY TRAIN
Our B&B is only situated 700 metres from the train station of Bruges. If travelling by train, take the entrance to the centre (you can see the towers already) and cross the road in front of the station. Walk straight on (Oostmeers) and take the second on the right, where you see an old arch (Zonnekemeers). This street it will lead you to the Walplein. Our B&B is right there on the corner.
Suite / Familienzimmer
The Suite /Familyroom is a very large (60m2) en suite room and consists of two adjoining rooms that contain a four poster bed as well as the possiblity of two one person beds (suitable for adults). The Suite has a sitting area under age old beams, with two comfortable chairs, couch, television and wifi. There’s a 'hospitality tray' which allows you to make coffee (Nespresso) and tea any hour of the day. The spacious en suite bathroom has a bath as well as a shower, two washing basins, luxury towels, toiletries and a hair drier. There's a separate toilet next to the bathroom. We can also place a cod for a baby (extra charge).Breakfast buffet with scrambled eggs, cheese omelet etc. also freshly baked bread, croissants, danish, homemade chocolate paste and jams, freshly pressed orange juice etc., is avaible in the lounge downstairs and costs 12.50 euro p.p..
De Lac is our superior room at the back of the house, overlooking the garden and an ancient gate that once gave acces to the medieval center. The room has a new AUPING-bed (1.80 x 2.10) comfortable seating for two, a desk, wifi and television. The en suite bathroom with two wash basins, bath and shower facility in the bath. On the room you'll also find wifi, television, seating for two and a 'hospitality tray' on which you can make yourself a cup of tea or a cup of coffee (Nespresso cups) any time of the day.
Room Den Anker has a view on the square, the Walplein, with its medieval houses and high trees. Though filled with life during the day, the square is usually peaceful in the evening and quiet at night. The room has a new and extra kingsize AUPING-bed (1.80 x 2.00). There’s WIFI and television. The room has an en suite bathroom with shower, toilet, two sinks and there's a hair dryer available. On the room you'll also find wifi, television, seating for two and a 'hospitality tray' on which you can make yourself a cup of tea or a cup of coffee (Nespresso cups) any time of the day.
The superior room Walplein gives broad views to the medieval square and its high trees. Though filled with life during the day, the square is usually peaceful in the evening and quiet at night. The room has a new extra kingsize AUPING boxspring (1.80 x 2.00). The room has a large and new en suite bathroom with shower, toilet, two sinks, hair dryer is available. On the room there’s WIFI and television and a sitting area for two persons. You'll find a 'hospitality tray' on which you can make yourself a cup of tea or a cup of coffee (Nespresso cups) any time of the day.
The Garden Room is a room at the back of the house, overlooking the garden and an ancient gate that once gave acces to the medieval center. The Garden has its own bath room, that is not en suite but at the other side of hall. It is however a private bathroom and only for the Garden room and has a large walk-in shower. The room itself has a new AUPING-box spring bed (1.80 x 2.10) seating for two, wifi and television. On the room you'll find a 'hospitality tray' on which you can make yourself a cup of tea or a cup of coffee (Nespresso cups) any time of the day.There's also airconditioning available in this room (on demand +5 euro per night).