What we offer

The Menin Gate accommodation was built in 1896 and reconstructed after World War I in 1927. The Menin Gate is located in front of the Menin Gate memorial in the old centre of Ypres. Whilst your group is less than 5 minutes away from the life and excitement on the market square, The Menin Gate accommodation offers the peace and quiet you need for a good night's sleep. Your walk on the ramparts starts at the frontdoor…

Capacity

  • 55 beds in 11 bedrooms on 3 floors
  • Breakfast and evening room with 60 seats
  • If your group is minimum 35 people, you get sole occupancy, even if some beds remain empty

Quality

  • All single or bunk beds, no double beds
  • Shower, toilet and washbasin in every room
  • Central heating

Facilities

  • Cable television in the staff room
  • Games room with a pool billard table and vending machine
  • Free internet suite: 2 computers free of charge with broadband internet access
  • Free Wi-Fi throughout the whole building
  • A minibar for the adults
  • A sports centre only 5 minutes away (football, tennis, jogging, swimming)
  • Bowling alley 15 minutes on foot

Safety

  • A nightguard is present to garantee everyone's safety and night's rest
  • The building is covered by a fully automatic fire alarm
  • Smoke detectors in every room
  • Fire escape stairways at the back of the building with automatically-opening fire doors (only in case of a fire alarm)
  • A fire drill is given on arrival to sensibilize the group of the importance of fire safety
  • Emergency lighting is installed everywhere, even outside on the fire escape
  • A first aid kit is present on the premises and is regularly checked
  • For everyone's health and safety, smoking is not allowed
  • We cooperate with all tour operators to maintain a safety management system
Dining room in The Menin Gate