Destination guide

Explore the natural setting in Houthulst

Learn about the unique charm of Houthulst with a stay in a holiday home rental. This city has something for everyone. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in Houthulst

Are you looking for attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Houthulst a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Plopsaland De Panne (14.9 mi / 24 km)
  • De Dolle Brouwers (4 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Zonnegloed Zoo (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • Ypres Open Golf (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
  • De Struise Brouwers (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • Bellewaerde (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Houthulst

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Houthulst is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • De Hoge Dijken (15.5 mi / 24.9 km)
  • Grote Keignaert (15.9 mi / 25.5 km)
  • De Panne Beach (16.2 mi / 26.1 km)
  • Maria Hendrika Park (17.5 mi / 28.2 km)
  • Ostend Beach (17.8 mi / 28.7 km)
  • Leopold Park (17.9 mi / 28.8 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Houthulst

The nearest airport is in Ostende (OST-Ostend-Bruges Intl.), located 16.2 mi (26.1 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Lille (LIL-Lesquin), which is 29 mi (46.6 km) away.

Where to stay near Houthulst?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 67 holiday rentals near Houthulst. From 40 Houses to 10 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Houthulst for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Houthulst?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Houthulst:

  • Bruges: 164 holiday homes
  • Sint-Michiels: 30 holiday homes
  • Sint-Gillis: 55 holiday homes
  • Sint-Kruis: 48 holiday homes
  • Sint-Andries: 37 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Houthulst?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Houthulst. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Menin Gate Memorial: 94 holiday rentals
  • Flemish Visitors' and Nature Education Centre: 432 holiday rentals
  • National Tobacco Museum: 82 holiday rentals
  • Saint Julien Memorial: 139 holiday rentals
  • Mont des Cats Abbey: 147 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Houthulst listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Houthulst?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 40 Houses in Houthulst. Our other popular types of Houthulst holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 10 holiday houses
  • Villas: 9 holiday houses
  • Farmhouses: 5 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Studios and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Houthulst?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 3 holiday homes with pool available in Houthulst. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.