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Abacus House

73 reviews
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Overview
4 bedrooms
3 bathrooms
7 guests
3 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
Just footsteps away from the Main Market Square, Abacus House is nearest to all great places in Ypres: Menin Gate, Vauban Ramparts, Saint Martin's Cathedral, Saint George's Memorial Church and not to forget the completely renovated In Flanders Fields Museum. They all invite for a sensational walk through our town’s famous history. The Ypres Tourist Centre, as well as numerous fine restaurants, cosy pubs and sunny terraces, are all nearby. In Ypres' surroundings you'll discover the sandy beaches Belgium's Northsea coast, the superb landscapes of the Polder region or the hills of the Kemmel ridge. The superb cities of Bruges, Gent, Kortrijk or Lille (Fr) are less than one hour's drive away by car....Just footsteps away from the Main Market Square, Abacus House is nearest to all great places in Ypres: Menin Gate, Vauban Ramparts, Saint Martin's Cathedral, Saint George's Memorial Church and not to forget the completely renovated In Flanders Fields Museum. They all invite for a sensational walk through our town’s famous history. The Ypres Tourist Centre, as well as numerous fine restaurants, cosy pubs and sunny terraces, are all nearby. In Ypres' surroundings you'll discover the sandy beaches Belgium's Northsea coast, the superb landscapes of the Polder region or the hills of the Kemmel ridge. The superb cities of Bruges, Gent, Kortrijk or Lille (Fr) are less than one hour's drive away by car.More
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Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Highchair
Towels Provided
Private Garden
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk
Cycling Trips
Books
Water Park Nearby
Hairdryer
TV
Parking
Rural/Countryside Retreats
City Getaway
Linens Provided
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Horse Riding Nearby
Internet Access
VCR
Toaster
Cooker
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Fishing Nearby
Alarm Clock
Central Heating
Dishwasher
Freezer
Cable/satellite TV
Iron
Stereo System
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Patio
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Reviewed June 3, 2018

Lovely house only 2 streets away from the market square and lots of restaurants and the wonderful cloth hall and it's great museum. Worth a visit!! The house was clean and comfy, we didn't need to contact the owners as everything was there we needed!...More

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank Corinne M
Reviewed April 25, 2018

It would be difficult to find anything about Abacus House to criticize. The hosts, Johan and Christine made sure that our arrival was easy and the house was immaculate.

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank Flyer623411
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Reviewed January 3, 2018

A beautiful house in an excellent location. The house is deceptive, the stone exterior hides a beautiful interior, and if you go to the top floor the views are stunning. This is our second stay at Abacus house and Christine and Johan couldn't have made...More

Date of stay: December 2017
1  Thank CaraS434
Reviewed October 25, 2017

Abacus House is the ideal location a few minutes walk from the Menin Gate and all the facilities that the wonderful town of Ypres offers. The house is everything that we could have wished for, spacious, clean, fully equiped and with lots of character. Johan...More

Date of stay: October 2017
Thank Departure562484
Reviewed October 12, 2017

What a find!! Abacus House is right in the heart of Ypres & just a 5 minutes walk from the Menin Gate (daily last post ceremony at 20.00 hrs every day) and the town centre. An ideal location for visiting the rich history of Belgium...More

Date of stay: October 2017
Thank CycleHeaven
About the Owner
Johan V
Languages spoken:German, English, Italian, French, Dutch
Response Rate:95%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:October 2012
Interaction with guests
We love to welcome our guests in person and wave them out on departure. We're available on mobile phone the day of your arrival. Your contact's phone number will be transmitted after payment of the balance due, when we make up or definitive time schedules. Most of our guests arrive around 4:00 p.m., should you plan your arrival much later, then we'd appreciate to know as soon as possible, in any case before 4:00 p.m.. During your stay, whenever you have a question about the house, you can reach us on the same mobile number.
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About the neighbourhood
Next to it's medieval past, Ypres is above all remebered for it's role in the Great War 1914-1918. An impressive In Flanders Fields Museum immerses visitors into the life of common people during that war. The city, entirely rebuilt to pre-war drawings doesn't stop to marvel: Cloth Hall and Belfry Tower, Saint Martin's Cathedral, Saint George's Memorial Church, Vauban Ramparts and many others all long for your visit. Nearby artifical lakes, parts of Louis XIV's Ypres defence by Vauban, offer refreshing retreats for hikers and bikers. Innumerous Commonwealth Wargraves and War Memorials pintpoint your journey through Ypres' surroundings. The nearby amusement parks of Bellewaerde (Geluveld) and Plopsaland (Adinkerke-De Panne) await families with younger children for a day full of treats.
How to get there
AIR: - fly into Brussels South (CRL), Brussels National (BRU), Lille Lesquin (LIL) or Paris (CDG) airports, - all major car rental companies available at all airports - easy train connections from all airports to Ypres via Kortrijk RAIL: - Ypres is connected via Kortrijk with France (Lille, Calais, Paris, ..) and Belgium (Bruges, Brussels, Antwerp..) CAR: - from UK Chunnel, less than 1 hour drive via Dunkirk, Veurne
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