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. 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 accesible 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.
Breakfast will be served from 8.00 until 10.00 in our breakfast room. The breakfast consists of freshly baked bread, croissants, danish, cheeses, cold meats, egg specialties, as well as yoghurt, cereals and fruit. Fresh orange juice and fresh bean coffee, fresh leaf tea and hot chocolate milk are available too.
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.
Den Anker has a view on the medieval square. Though filled with life during the day, the square usually is peaceful in the evening and quiet at night. The room has a new AUPINGbed (1.80 x 2.00). There’s WIFI and television. The room also has an en suite bathroom with shower, toilet, two sinks and hair dryer.
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.
Suite / Family Room
Our Suite is quite large (60m2) 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 you.