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Nearest train station : Ieper train station is located within easy walking distance of downtown Ypres.

Nearest airport : the main international airport is Brussels Zaventem BRU airport.

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Transportation -- Ypres city center is accessible by bus from Veurne and Diksmuide. The bus station is on the western side of the town. From Ypres train station there are hourly trains direct to Kortrijk and Ghent , and west to nearby Poperinge. For Brussels, Bruges, Antwerp and Ostend you have to change in Kortrijk.

Ypres Accommodations in City Centre

City Centre

Ieper accommodation. Check availability of hotel rooms right in the heart of Ypres Belgium. Stay in the best hotels, hostels, self catering apartments, motels or bed and breakfasts.

Ypres City Centre is very compact and easy to visit on foot. The heart of the city is located around the Main Market Square, site of the St. Rumbold's Cathedral. Most of the main sights and landmarks are all located nearby this main sqaure.

You can find many excellent b&b's and great value hotels right in center of Ieper Belgium. Hotels or b&b's on the Grote Markt or Grand Market square, or accommodation within close distance of the main square, the Flanders Field Museum which is located inside the Cloth Hall and close to The Last Post ceremony held at the Menin Gate.

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Downtown or Centrum Ieper

Ypres City Centre in Belgium

The town of Ieper is a historic World War II city. The Menin Gate located in the heart of the city draws in hundreds of people every night. The main square in the town is a great place to relax in the evenings. Stay in Ypres city centre and all major attractions are only minutes away. Cheap and luxury hotels within walking distance of the pubs, restaurants, and historical locations. Accommodation beside the Menin Gate Memorial, the Cloth Hall and Flanders Fields Museum, ...

Main sights and landmarks in Ypres Belgium

The Menin Gate Memorial to the Missing is a war memorial in Ypres, Belgium dedicated to the commemoration of British and Commonwealth soldiers who were killed in World War I and whose graves are unknown. Every evening at 8.00 the Last Post is sounded at the Menin Gate Memorial. It is playesd by buglers of the local Last Post association.

Find out about the history of this unusual city at the In Flanders' Fields Museum in the city centre, based in the 13th century Cloth Hall that has been declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO. The Flanders Fields Museum is dedicated to Ypres's role in the First World War. The Cloth Hall was originally built around 1200 as a center of Flemish wealth, but was completely destroyed during WW I. After the Cloth Hall was rebuilt.

Kattenstoet or Cat Parade is a major attraction of the city, held every third year on the second Sunday of May. Other famous sights include the nearby Memorial Museum Passchendaele 1917, Tyne Cot Commonwealth Cemetery which is largest Commonwealth Wargraves Commission cemetery in the world, situated close to the village of Passendale. In the village of Vladslo, north of Ypres and close to the city of Diksmuide lies the Vladso German Cemetery. Another main cemetery is the Langemark German Cemetery.

There are several bicycle rental places in the town. The tourist office issues a useful leaflet detailing cycle routes in the countryside around Yprés such as the Salient. Canal cruises are one of the best ways of viewing the town and surrounding areas. The City of Ypres hosts the international campaign secretariat of Mayors for Peace, an international Mayoral organization mobilizing cities and citizens worldwide to abolish and eliminate nuclear weapons by the year 2020.

Cheap or luxury hotels, b&b's or guest houses and very cheap hostels close to the city train station, dining, and shopping in Ypres or Ieper Belgium.

Main squares located in Ypres City Centre, Belgium

Market Square or Grote Markt -- main city square in the heart of Ypres Belgium surrounded by restaurants and shops. It's a cobbled square dominated by the Cloth Hall or Lakenhalle, the elegant Nieuwerck and the Belfry. The Lakenhalle contains the Visitor Information Centre and also the Flanders Field Museum. The belfry tower is located on the Cloth Hall. On the north side of the square at the City Hall is the historic "Klein Stadhuis" building. The building is now a bistro.

Tthe market square of Ypres was one of the largest in Belgium during Medieval times and one of the most important centres of international cloth trade.

Guido Gezelleplein -- former cemetary dominated by the Sint-Jacobskerk or St James Church.

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Alliance Hotel Ieper Centrum - ( City centre hotel accommodation in Ypres )

Three (3) star hotel located in the heart of Ypres in Belgium, just 50 meters from the Grand Place and close to the Menin Gate. There is a covered garage for motorcycles and bicycles. Bike rental is possible on request.

Novotel Ieper Centrum - ( City centre accommodation in Ieper Belgium )

Three (3) star hotel located in the middle of Ypres town centre, near by the city’s main square. At walking distance you can reach the Flanders Field Museum and the Menin Gate, where the Last Post Ceremony is played every evening.

Regina - ( Hotel in city centre of Ypres Belgium )

Budget 2 star accommodation opposite the Cloth Hall, only 50 meters from the Lakenhallen and the Flanders Field museum in Ieper city center. Located great to access the surrounding battlefield sites.