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La Quitapenas

Reading next to the fire
8 reviews
Reading next to the fire
View of the cottage
Backyard and garden
View from the house
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The television room
The garden
Cobblestone road in front of the house
View from a bedroom
Bathroom: bath and seperate shower
Reading room
Television room
View from the house
The garden in the winter
Television room
Dining room
Dining room
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3 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
Ghent, East Flanders Province
The cottage is located on one of the most beautiful green hills of the Flemish Ardennes. The view over the city of Ronse and the hills of 'Le Pays des Collines' in Wallonie is splendid. Here you can enjoy a calm and quiet surrounding without being isolated.The location of the cottage is great to plan visits to beautiful cities like Bruges, Ghent, Antwerp, Brussels, Oudenarde, Tournai and Lilles. Even Paris is only 2.5 hours from here.We are very close to extremely famous cycling routes (Tour of Flanders). The cottage received three stars from the Flemish department of tourism. The cottage also received the label Bike Friendly Resort .Nearby there is the lovely chapel of Wittentak, that was elected as the most beautiful nature spot in Ronse. In walking distance you can find the mill of Hotond, the highest spot of Flanders. From the... Read more
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About the Owner
helene d
Languages spoken:English, French, Spanish, Dutch
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
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Dave P
1 review
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Reviewed 29 June 2016 for a stay in June 2016
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A wonderful quirky cottage in a great location. Very comfortable, nice log fires, great views, scenic walks and many great places easily accessible by car and/or train.

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Thank you so much Dave. We enjoyed you as guests vry much!


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Florence, Italy
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 21 September 2015 for a stay in September 2015

A special old cottage on a hill just out of Ronse. Quiet place, beautiful garden, great hospitality.

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Thank you!


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Chicago, Illinois
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7 reviews
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Reviewed 27 May 2015 for a stay in April 2015

Helene and her husband were absolutely wonderful throughout our entire week staying at their cottage! They live right next door so if we ever needed anything, we simply had to knock and ask. We were a group of five adults (one couple) and the cottage was accommodating to our needs. THE COTTAGE Everyone loved it. It was clean, old fashioned,...

Management response:

Thank you so much Andy! You were wonderful guests, so kind and full of life. Hope to see all of you soon back in Belgium!


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  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(3)
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
Electricity consumption has to be paid at the end of the stay.
    1 Full bath
    1 Half bath
    3 Kings
    1 Twin
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 2 nights
R 1 429
R 2 857
R 10 827
1 Mar 2018 -
30 Sep 2018
High Season 2018
2 nights
R 1 654
R 3 233
R 12 632
26 Oct 2018 -
4 Nov 2018
Autumn holidays
2 nights
R 1 654
R 3 233
R 12 632
21 Dec 2018 -
6 Jan 2019
Winter holidays
2 nights
R 1 654
R 3 233
R 12 632
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to South African Rand and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
  • Damage Deposit: R 1 504 / stay - Deposit
  • Real electricity consumption: R 0 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Extra: the electricity has to be paid seperately, according to real consumption.
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About the neighbourhood
Ronse has about 24 000 inhabitants and is located in the Flemish Ardennes at the linguistic border with Wallonnie. The town is surrounded by green hills: Mont de l'Enclus, Hotond, Muziekbos, forest of la Houppe et the forests of 'Pays des Collines'. Thanks to this particular geography, the region attracts lots of walking, biking and mountainbiking adepts.

But Ronse has also lots of cultural highspots:•The church of Saint-Hermes with its unique Roman cr•The folklorical museum
•the textile museum
•Villa Horta (conceived by the architect Victor Horta)
•the trainstation (the oldest of the European continent)
•Le solar watch in Parc Malandre
•The obelisk fountain on the Grand Place
•Hoge Mote
•Art Deco
•La villa Carpentier (conceived by the architect Victor Horta)
•the mills
Getting around
Airports nearby:
Airport Brussel-Nationaal (1h15 driving)
Aéroport Liège (1h45 driving)
Airport Oostende (1h20 driving)
Airport Lesquin (France) (1h driving)

By train / bus:
The train station of Ronse is 6 min (by car) or a 30 min walk from the cottage. See Google Maps for details. Be aware that it is a tough walk due to the steep roads.
There is a bus (belbus) at 5 min walking distance. But you need to climb a steep hill. The train station is on the route of the bus.
You can also take a taxi with taxi2station.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Brussels airport: 100.0 km
Railway: Ronse: 5.0 km
Ferry: Dunkirk: 130.0 km
GPS coordinates: 50°43'23,68'N - 3°34'44,18'E
Adress: Noordstraat 2, 9600 Ronse, Belgium
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 90.0 km.
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