Got your tickets printed out and your luggage ready to go? Read on for a few basic Ostend tips before you take off.
Ostend is 70 miles (113 kilometers) west of Brussels, a noteworthy city.
This area of West Flanders boasts a population of around 69,000 residents, some of whom will surely be willing to offer you some invaluable travel tips.
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If you're the sort of adventurer with a taste for silky sheets, compare the amenities at the Europe Hotel (Kapucijnenstraat 52) or the Thermae Palace Hotel (Koningin Astridlaan 7). However, if you don't think you'll see much of your suite, why not book a cheaper option like The Imperial Hotel (Van Iseghemlaan 76) or the New-Astoria Hotel (Van Iseghemlaan 38A)?
The thrill of staying in an entirely new place will never get old. Once you've disembarked at Ostend-Bruges International Airport (OST), the middle of Ostend will be just 3 miles (5 kilometers) away.
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If you're arriving by plane, you can easily collect a rental vehicle from Ostend-Bruges International Airport. Alamo Rent A Car is a reliable outlet.
Unfortunately, there are no rental outlets in the city. So if you plan on renting a vehicle in Ostend, you're going to have to travel a bit further afield. Journey to Sas-Slijkens, the home of Enterprise at Zandvoordestraat 469.
As you enjoy the area, you should stop and check out Church of Saint Peter and Saint Paul, a local place for prayer. If you hope to go inside, make sure you inquire about visiting times beforehand. Like some more ideas? Tourists and locals alike always admire Fort Napoleon. Plan a tour and get a close look. But that's not all. Observe the shapes and forms of the artworks being exhibited at Mu.ZEE.
Situated 16 miles (26 kilometers) from Ostend, Vivenkapelle is much loved by travelers. Head to this locality to access Church of Our Lady and the Groeningemuseum, two fantastic attractions that you won't quickly forget. Oostkerke is another destination to keep an eye out for. It's located only 16 miles (26 kilometers) away. If you make the trip here, nearby sights such as Minnewater and Bruges Belfry should definitely be on your list.
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This hotel features a bar/lounge, free WiFi in public areas, and a terrace. Luggage storage, concierge services, and free newspapers are also on offer.
A full-service spa, an indoor pool, and a restaurant are all featured at this smoke-free hotel. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the 13 conference rooms, as well as the business center and free WiFi in public areas. Relax with a drink at the bar/lounge and enjoy the spa tub.
This hotel features an indoor pool, a 24-hour fitness center, and a restaurant. There's fun for all ages with a children's club and a children's pool, and families will appreciate the onsite laundry facilities. Relax with a drink at the bar/lounge and enjoy perks like free WiFi.
A bar/lounge and a 24-hour front desk are featured at this hotel, along with self parking. WiFi in public areas is free. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the business center, express check-in, and airport shuttle.
A restaurant and a bar/lounge are featured at this hotel. Traveling for business? Take advantage of the free WiFi in public areas, express check-in, and conference space. Express check-out, dry cleaning, and luggage storage are also on offer.
This hotel features an indoor pool and a fitness center. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the 7 conference rooms, as well as the business center and free WiFi in public areas. Enjoy the spa tub and free buffet breakfast each morning.
A bar/lounge and a 24-hour front desk are featured at this hotel, along with self parking. WiFi in public areas is free. Business travelers can take advantage of the business center.
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