Hotel restaurant Carpe Diem

Carpe Diem, seize the day 

Hotel Carpe Diem is located 10 km from Bruges and 15 km from Ostend, making it the perfect base for a day of culture in the historic city centre of Bruges or for a day at the sea.

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.

Walkers can enjoy the woods and heathland of the Beisbroek domain.

Motorcyclists can also indulge in a ride on the winding roads of the Bruges Ommeland!


9 renovated rooms

All our rooms have Wi-Fi, cable television and a private bathroom with free toiletries. You can always use our private parking and bicycle garage free of charge. In the morning we greet you with a nice breakfast


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Burgundian dining

Every evening, chef/manager Luc prepares a delicious meal in the restaurant.

We always work with fresh products. Come and taste one of our dishes with fresh fish, Luc's specialty.

Every morning we serve a continental breakfast.

In good weather, you can enjoy the sun on our terrace.

The klein strand is 800 meters from the hotel Carpe Diem
Cycling in the Bruges Ommeland
The coast
Oostend is at 15km from the hotel Carpe Diem
The Permekemuseum is at 100m from the hotel Carpe Diem

Come and enjoy a budget-friendly hotel with a family character in a rustic atmosphere.

In the evening, chef Luc and hostess Els welcome you to the restaurant for a dinner of delicious local dishes. 

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We can supply gift vouchers for any occasion (birthday, Christmas, New Year) for any amount and without expiry date. 

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Hotel Carpe Diem welcomes many working people from Belgium and abroad. Breakfast can be served from 6.00 am. We provide special prices for stays, packed lunches and dinner. 

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