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Abacus House

Cosy sunlit dining room
1 of 16Cosy sunlit dining room
Townhouse -
4 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 7
Ieper (Ypres), West Flanders Province
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.
Listing #HL270568
About the Owner
Johan V
Languages spoken:German, English, Italian, French, Dutch
Response Rate:100%
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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Reviewed 3 June 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

Thank Corinne M
Reviewed 26 April 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.

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Reviewed 3 January 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

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  • Alarm Clock
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (3)
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(3)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (7)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Our house is intended for residential purposes for families or groups of friends. As our neighbours appreciate the calm environment, no parties are allowed in the house. Bicycles...
    3 Full baths
    1 Twin
    3 Kings
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  • Damage Deposit: $709 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
All payments in advance of arrival by bank transfer or PayPal, details to be communicated at reservation.
LINEN & TOWELS Per guest on top of rent : 12 EUR
CLEANUP Optional: 75 EUR
GUARANTEE Deposit payable in advance 400 EUR
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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 f...
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How to get there
Airport: Brussels (BRU) Brussels South (CRL): 135.0 km
Railway: Ypres: 1.0 km
- 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

- Ypres is connected via Kortrijk with France (Lille, Calais, Paris, ..) and Belgium (Bruges, Brussels, Antwerp..)

- from UK Chunnel, less than 1 hour drive via Dunkirk, Veurne
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Nearest Beach: 37.0 km.
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