Guests in the Hotel Dukes’ Palace reside much as the Duke of Burgundy used to hundreds of years ago, but in a very modern way. Contemporary comfort and fresh design ideas within medieval castle architecture add to the charms of this luxury hotel. Originally, the castle was built in 1429 for the wedding of Isabella of Portugal and Philip the Good. Today, 110 luxury rooms and suites are housed within the castle, as well as a wellness oasis and an exquisite restaurant serving Belgian cuisine. Urban Hotel: Central location & first-class service
The Hotel Dukes’Palace is located a few hundred meters from the bustling marketplace and Bruges’ impressive bell tower. The UNESCO-protected city center with its various noteworthy sights, most of which are united in a fairly small area, can easily be explored on foot from the hotel. In between and after excursions, the hotel’s excellent service ensures a relaxed stay rich with culinary offerings. Romantic Hotel: Old city charm and romantic suites
On arrival, the first view of this magnificent castle will be a romantic moment that will stay in your memory, a truly unique structure within the city. The nearby surroundings of this luxury hotel are ideal for a romantic vacation, with many canals, narrow old city alleys and historic structures. Warm color combinations, stylish furniture and elegant upholstery create a sensual atmosphere in the rooms and suites themselves. An insider’s tip for particularly avid romantics: the historical suites, decked out with valuable paintings, wall frescos, wood floors and marble baths. Historic Hotel: 5-star comfort behind medieval castle walls
This must-see Burgundian castle has been masterfully renovated and tastefully furnished. A delicate balance between classicism and modernity reigns in all interior rooms. An old wooden staircase lends historical charm to the hotel’s foyer, the dining room is similarly classically furnished, while the hotel bar exhibits modern style dotted with contemporary art. Food & Drink: Gourmet breakfast & Belgian cuisine
Each day in the Hotel Dukes’ Palace begins with a magnificent breakfast. The buffet is outfitted with savory and sweet offerings, champagne, terrific coffee and fresh juices. Hotel bistro --the hotel’s restaurant--serves seasonal Belgian cuisine. In the evening, it’s worth an excursion to "Bar bistro", the inventively decorated hotel bar. Guest can sit back in comfortable lounge chairs and enjoy cocktails surrounded by modern artworks. Athletics & Leisure: Wellness and fitness
In the hotel spa there is a sauna and a well-equipped fitness center. A small selection of massages is also offered. Location: In the heart of an UNESCO World Cultural Heritage city
The Hotel Dukes’ Palace is tucked away on a side street in the center of Bruges. The medieval marketplace, which has been the city center for hundreds of years, is only a 3-5 minute walk way.