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BE1015660

Brugge, Belgium

 Our house is a semi-open building with a driveway. The ground floor was renovated in 2018.

Our house is a semi-open building with a driveway. The ground floor was renovated in 2018.

The bathroom on the 1st floor.

The bathroom on the 1st floor.

Shower on the 2nd floor.

Shower on the 2nd floor.

After visiting Bruges, you will understand why Bruges' city center is on the Unesco World Heritage List.

After visiting Bruges, you will understand why Bruges' city center is on the Unesco World Heritage List.

 The Flemish Coast has 13 seaside resorts.

The Flemish Coast has 13 seaside resorts.

 Our house is a semi-open building with a driveway. The ground floor was renovated in 2018. The bathroom on the 1st floor. Shower on the 2nd floor. After visiting Bruges, you will understand why Bruges' city center is on the Unesco World Heritage List.  The Flemish Coast has 13 seaside resorts.
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Child-friendly house with a garden near the center of Bruges.

In 2012 we had our first home exchange experience. Several family members have already exchanged houses and have convinced us to give it a try.
Successfully!

Our house is a real family home. We live here with 7, but friends also regularly come to sleep.

GROUND FLOUR
On the ground floor there is a spacious light-filled living room. We have an open kitchen with all modern appliances.
There is a TV with playstation that you can use. We have free wifi.
There is also a cellar and a toilet.

1ST FLOOR
room 1: parents' room with a double bed
room 2: children's room with 1 bed and a desk.
room 3: children's room with 2 (+1) single beds. There is an extra pull-out bed under the bed.
bathroom: with a bath,a sink and a toilet.

2ND FLOOR
room 4: children's room with 1 (+1) bed and a desk. There is an extra pull-out bed under the bed.
room 5: children's room with 1 bed and a desk.
bathroom: with a shower and a sink.
1 large room in 2 rooms divided by wardrobes. This way the children can sleep together, but they each have their privacy. Both rooms have air conditioning and blackout curtains.

GARDEN/DRIVEWAY/GARAGE
From the living room you have a view of the garden. This way you can see the children playing outside.
There is a private driveway next to our house where the car can be parked.
We have a football goal and in the summer there is a swimming pool.
We have 7 bikes for use to explore the city.
In the garage you can find different games to play outside.

The children will certainly not be bored!

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Our Family

  • 2 Adults
  • 5 Children
  • 1 Exchanges made

Occupation

  • Teacher
  • Nurse on Emergency

Our Home

  • House Type: House
  • Floor: 2
  • Environment: In the suburbs
  • Bedrooms: 5
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Sleeping Capacity: 8
  • Living Area: 200 m2
  • Total Area: 500 m2

In my house

  • Pets - Not allowed
  • Small children - Allowed

Exchange Types

  • Home exchange

Indoor

  • Free internet access
  • Air conditioning
  • Central heating
  • Toys and games
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Clothes dryer
  • Television

Outdoor

  • Garden
  • Terrace or deck
  • Park / playground
  • BBQ
  • Garage
  • Private swimming pool
  • Bicycles: 7

Facilities

  • No smoking
  • Use/Exchange of car
  • Pet care wanted

Our Destination Wish List

  • Open for all offers
  • Slovenia
  • Croatia
  • Germany
  • Italy
  • Spain
  • Portugal
  • France

Spoken Languages

  • English
  • Français
  • Dutch

Our Neighbourhood

Nearest Airport: Ostend and Brussels - Ostend 28 km, Brussels (100 km)

What to do in a radius of 5 km from our house:
- Center of Bruges where you can shop, visit museums, eat and drink, ...
- Petting zoo 'De zeven torentjes'.
- Topical swimming paradise 'Lago'
- Boudewijn Seapark
- Several playgrounds
- Various cycling and walking routes

What to do in a radius of 20 km from our house:
- Coast
- Zwin nature reserve

What to do in a radius of 50 km from our house:
- Center of Ghent. TIP: You should especially visit Ghent during the Ghent festivals in July!
- Plopsaland, De Panne: amusement park

What to do in a radius of 100 km from our house:
- Center of Brussels
- Center of Antwerp

Occupation

  • Teacher
  • Nurse on Emergency

Children

  • Girl - Age: 14
  • Boy - Age: 14
  • Girl - Age: 12
  • Girl - Age: 11
  • Boy - Age: 9

Pets

  • Cat called 'Rozinne'. She is very affectionate and sweet to everyone.

About Our Family

We are a blended family of 7.
Wim is a nurse on Emergency. The hospital is a 5-minute drive away.
Ann is a teacher with students with a disability.
We have 5 children: Florien (14), Jonas (14), Emma (12), Marie (11) and Korneel (9).

Lifestyle

For us, vacation means: being with the family, going on trips, visiting cities, taking walks, swimming, going out for dinner, going to a festival with good music,...
And of coursemake time for our family, relatives and friends.

Wim likes to run and play badminton.
Ann does photography in her spare time.

We are real Belgians! We love chocolate, waffles, fries and the occasional good beer.