Jabbeke is a municipality in the north of West Flanders. It is located near the motorway, the junction of the A10, the A18 and the E40. This makes it the ideal base from which to discover this region. Hotel Carpe Diem itself is located 1 km from the E40.

The historic Bruges is 10 km from Carpe Diem. You can get there along the highway and park on the parking at the station for 3.5 euros per day. The car park is located 8 minutes' walk from the center, you can also take the free buses from the car park. From Jabbeke you can also take the bus to Bruges.

The seacoast is 15 km from Carpe Diem. Whether to enjoy a terrace in the summer or a tough winter walk, it's always great to stay with us.

Het klein strand is near the hotel Carpe Diem
Cycling in the Bruges Ommeland
The coast
Oostend is at 15 km from the hotel Carpe Diem
The museum of Permeke is at 100m from the hotel Carpe Diem

But Jabbeke itself also has a lot to offer.

Jabbeke was the residence of Constant Permeke, where he built his home 'The Four Winds', and where now the Provincial Museum Constant Permeke is housed. The Permekemuseum is located 100m from our hotel.

We are right in the cycling network Bruges Ommeland, with over 930 km of cycling routes through forests and polders, along castles, canals and numerous picturesque villages, such as Lissewege. Motorcyclists can also indulge in a ride on the winding roads of the Bruges Ommeland!

For children there is the “Klein Strand”, a recreational area with numerous water sports activities, located 800 meters from Carpe Diem. The Baudouin Park is 11 km away, Plopsaland 40 km away and the Beisbroek domain with its popular observatory is 5 km away.


Klein strand Jabbeke