A Flemish cottage in the heart of the Meetjesland Creek areaWhere time stands still; The willow-lined canals, lush green pastures and extensive soft, sandy dunes of Flanders need no introduction ; their beauty has been captured for centuries by some of the world's greatest artists. The Meetjesland, however is known only to a discerning few, yet it has much to offer anyone seeking peace and quiet.Its one of those rare corners of Western Europe where time has virtually stood still and man has barely changed the face of nature.Today its a land of creeks and polders, tall fields, sleeping dikes and old smugglers routes in the north and woodlands in the south which contain beautiful castles and castle farms.The region is ideal for cycling, walking, relaxing and fishing and of course to discover the historical towns of Ghent , Hulst ( NL) 17 km - Bruges, Antwerp, Damme, Middelburg (NL) 40 km - Brussels, Oudenaarde 65 kmThe Dutch North-sea Coast of Breskens is a 30 minute drive.Lille ( France ) only 1 hrs drive by car or train. ASSENEDE is on the Belgium/Netherlands border and there are good connections by car or by train ( Ghent Station) / ( Eurostar/TGV/Thalys) to Paris, London, Amsterdam and Cologne
Activities in the Assenede area include tennis - bowling - golf - sailing - surfing - tropical in- and outdoor swimming-pool - fishing - bicycling - hiking - kayak - indoor ski ....etc.
Vacation Rental Property
The official 4**** rated by tourism Flanders romantik cottage
' T Staaksken ( 220 qm) is situated atop an old dike, 2 kilometers from the villa
ge of Assenede. The village is one of the oldest villages in Flanders The little Dutch historical town Sas van Gent with his old harbour is only 1 km away.' t Staaksken has furniture in country and Italian design style and sleeps up to 4 guests in 2 double rooms and 1 single room .Scandinavian design bathroom with rainshower and toilet - fully equipped kitchen - gated parking
From the sitting- and dinningroom / terrace a panoramic view encompasses the garden, pond and surrounding fields and pasture land.There is a nature garden with pond and various south facing sun terraces.Private creek on 2 km from the house ( free fishing and swimming)At the house, free bicycles are provided for guests.
Sleeps & # of Bedrooms
' t Staaksken has furniture in the Flemish style and sleeps up to 5 guests in 3 rooms.
Garden Room - 2 persons - Bed size: L = 2.00 m, B = 1.80 m ( boxspring Auping ) and safe - view on garden
Room of Mechelen - 2 persons - Bed size: L = 2.00 m, B = 1.80 m ( boxspring Oliver Strelli ) view on front garden
Fleurines Room - 1 person - Bed size: L = 2.00 m, B = 0.90 m ( boxspring Auping ) view on front garden
Scandinavian design bathroom with rainshower and toilet - fully equipped kitchen - private parking
Sitting- and dinningroom with Flemish style furniture with HD TV - WIFI INTERNET - Blue ray and Bose home cinema - library.
From the sitting room / terrace a panoramic view encompasses the garden, pond and surrounding fields and pasture land.
There is a nature garden from 2.500 sqm with pond and various south facing sun terraces.
Private creek on 2 km from the house ( free fishing with licence )
At the house, free bicycles are provided for guests.
Roomservice - free bycicles , use on own responsability - free fishing with licence - tourist information - coffee or tea with Belgian chocolats by arrival - guide walks and bicycling tours on request by your hosts
Policies & Restrictions
No pets and no smoking in the the house. Outside smoking NO problemmSorry no children younger than 12 years oldWe are also gay friendly
Rates & Availability
Open all year
Price cottage 1 to 2 persons
Weekend 2 N / LS 150.00 EURO
Weekend 3 N / LS 200.00 EURO
Midweek 4N / LS 250.00 EURO
Week 7 N / LS 475.00 EURO
** Bedlinen and towels + 15.00 euro a weekend/midweek/week
Week 7 N / HS 750.00 EURO
MINIMUM STAY 2 NIGHTS LS / 7 NIGHTS HS ( or on request )
Extra 3th - 4th person + 25.00 euro a night
extra : electricity + 0.35 euro a kilowatt
Cleaning by departure 60.00 euro
deposit 500.00 euro the day of arrival / we return this amount when nothing is broken and the house is clean
Price included free use of bycicles - free wifi internet - fishing on private lake - ........
Our cottage is non smoking.
In order to ensure the pound in the garden " No children under the age of 12 ! "
In order to ensure the hygienic conditions: " NO pets! "
The cottage is Non smoking
- Thanks for understanding
**** WE ARE GAY / LESBIAN FRIENDLY ****
85 km from Brussels National Airport ' Zaventem '60 km from Antwerp Airport ' Deurne '135 km from Brussels South Airport ' Charleroi ' ( Ryan air and Wizz air )
ROADPLAN ON REQUEST / OUR COTTAGE IS EASY TO FIND WITH GPS
Last minuts on request with reference realadventures
Jan't Staaksken , a place for garden lovers
Staakstraat 136 / 138A
Assenede, Belgium B-9960 View Interactive Map
|Bruges and Antwerp||40 km|
|Brussels and Lille ( France ) ||85 km|
|North Sea Coast||30 km|
|Shopping ||1 km|
|Islands of Zeeland ( Holland ) ||18 km|
|Estate Puyenbroeck||10 km|
|Private lake||2 km|
|Sea Side resort Knokke + Casino||36 km|
|Paris / Amsterdam / Cologne||2 hr by car|
|London||3 hr by train|
- High Speed Internet
|01.02.2013 / 28.03.2013||475||2 persons week|
|28.03.2013 / 07.04.2013||750||2 persons week|
|07.04.2013 / 28 06.2013||475||2 persons week|
|28.06.2013 / 01.09.2013||750||2 persons week|
|01.09.2013 / 20.12.2013||475||2 persons week|
|20.12.2013 / 05.01.2014||750||2 persons week|
*Please contact advertiser
for rates & availability for your travel dates.