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The two-under-one-roof villa was built in 1912 and is on the list of heritage of Flanders. It is built in a very typical part of Duinbergen, Knokke-Heist. The villa has been fully renovated with respect for it's original architecture. The villa is south oriented. The villa is surrounded by a terrace that allows you to enjoy the sun away from the crowds. The self-catering villa is the ideal setting for family beach holidays. A closed private garage is at your disposal for the time of your stay (year around). Free wireless internet access. On the beach, at 300m from the house, you can use the private beach hut for the time of your stay (April-September). The hut (cabine) is equipped with beach chairs and beach toys. It is very useful with children and/or surfboards. Perfect to enjoy your corner of the beach. Great outdoor activities are: enjoying the beach, walking and running along the shore and biking. 4 bikes are at your disposal. Excellent bike destinations are the nice polder villages like Damme, Lissewege and even Brugge. Going to Holland (Cadzand) via the natural reserve 'Het Zwin' by bike is a favorite destination of our children. Excellent bakery, butcher, fish shop, general groceries at walking distance. For foodies there are many possibilities. You can buy fresh fish at one of the harbor shops in Zeebrugge and enjoy cooking a treat for your party. Or you can hop in one of the excellent shops nearby (300m) and buy 'traiteur' meals and enjoy it in the quiet settings of the house and terrace. Wining and dining: there is a good choice at walking distance, from 2 star restaurants to excellent tearooms and bars. Information for eating out in Knokke, Brugge, Damme, Cadzand … is available in the house For shopaholics the choice is vast. Shopping with capital S in Knokke and Le Zoute. Shopping in Brugge is also a real treat. By train you reach Brugge in 20 minutes. And of course sightseeing! Brugge, Gent, Antwerpen and Brussels deserve a visit. Visiting the famous art cities of Flanders can be easily done by train (500 m to train station, 2 trains per hour). Less known small treasures like Damme, Lissewege... are very nice bike destinations through the polders.
On the groundfloor there is a separate WC.
On the first floor there is a separate WC and a bathroom with bathtub and separate shower.
On the second floor there is a WC in the bathroom with bath with shower....moreless
A private closed garage is at your disposal for the time of your stay. No extra charges.
A private beach cabin is included in your rental rate (April-September). The beach cabin contains beach chairs, a windscreen and beach toys. All is at your disposal for the time of your stay. It is very convenient for enjoying your part of the beach.
The little barn at the back of the house contains 4 bikes, steps and beach chairs.
The property can be reached via a back door passage. It is convenient for loading/unloading.
Linen provided. Towels provided. Gas, electricity, water included. Free WiFi. Cleaning at the end of your stay included....moreless
School break Dec 18 - Jan 4, 2016 7 night min stay
School break (Easter) Mar 25 - Apr 10, 2016 7 night min stay
Spring Apr 11 - Jun 30, 2016 7 night min stay
Top Summer Jul 1 - Aug 31, 2016 7 night min stay
My Standard Rate 7 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
No additional mandatory fees
Rental rates include weekly cleaning, bed linen, towels, gas, electricity and water. Rental rates also include the usage of the private closed garage, the private beach hut (April-September), free wireless WiFi, and bikes for the time of your stay.
A 50% deposit is asked upon booking, +50% payment 4 weeks before arrival.
We ask 50% upon reservation and the final 50% 1 month before arrival.
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The villa was built in the early 1900s and is completely renovated. It was one of the first villa's that was built in Duinbergen. Duinbergen is a family beach village, part of Knokke-Heist. Most villa's here are built in the traditional white cottage style. It is conveniently close to the elegant Knokke and the very trendy Le Zoute. The natural reserve Het Zwin is only 7 kms away. On the other side of Duinbergen we first reach popular Heist and then Zeebrugge with its sea port.
The villa is ideally located for a mixture of see-side pleasures like walking, biking, beach and visiting the historic towns in Flanders.
The beach is only 300 m away.
Damme is 10 km away.
Brugge is 15 km away.
Brussels is 125 km away.
Golf: Royal Zoute Golf Club: http://www.zoute.be/index_golf.htm
Damme Golf and Country Club: http://www.dammegolf.be/
Why the Owner Chose Bruges (Brugge): We fell in love with this charming 'old lady' in need of a face lift. For her 100th birthday we managed to have her completely renovated. The house has ever since given us and our guests a warm welcome and a lot of great memories.