Destination guide

Take in the lakeside beauty of Bruges

The lake and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Bruges. Well known for its spas, shopping and restaurants, this welcoming city won't disappoint. Aquitaine Museum and Bordeaux Wine and Trade Museum are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Bruges

Are you hoping to find things to do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that Bruges has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Maison du Vin de Bordeaux (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Chateau Haut Brion (5.1 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Caliceo Aquatic Center (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Barriere Casino Theatre (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Kart System (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Golf Blue Green Bordeaux - Lac (2 mi / 3.2 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Bruges

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Bruges is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Park Majolan (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Bordelais Park (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Jardin Botanique (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Jardin Public (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Bordeaux Botanical Garden (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Hermitage Park (3.6 mi / 5.7 km)
Transport

Transportation to and around Bruges

Fly into Bordeaux (BOD-Merignac), the closest airport, located 5.9 mi (9.5 km) from the city center.

If you're traveling by train, you can make your way to Bruges Station.

Where to stay around Bruges?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 972 holiday lettings near Bruges. From 343 Houses to 18 Bungalows, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Bruges for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Le Lac: 55 holiday homes
  • Bacalan: 91 holiday homes
  • Lestonat - Monséjour: 77 holiday homes
  • La Bastide: 435 holiday homes
  • Gare Saint Jean: 251 holiday homes

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

Can I rent Houses in Bruges?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 343 Houses in Bruges. Our other popular types of Bruges holiday rentals include:

  • Bungalows: 18 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 18 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 18 self catering accommodations

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 Bruges?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 208 holiday homes with pool available in Bruges. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.