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5 advantages of our location on the Zeedijk in Ostend

“Such a great location”, a tenant emails us after her stay. And yes, tenants regularly mention the location of Het Appartement and De Loft as an asset. Why? In this article we list the 5 most frequently mentioned assets of our location ... Read More

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Corona and your holiday by the sea: "You are sure of your place on the beach this summer in Ostend!"

Renters of holiday homes are sure of their place on the beach this summer. Everything you need to know about corona for your holiday by the sea in Ostend ... Read More

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5 indispensable songs about Ostend for your holiday by the sea

Songs about Ostend? Our city by the sea regularly pops up in a song. “Oostende Bonsoir”, Arno recently sings. “Ostend, One city is not the other”, De Mens sings in their brand-new canal. Take these 5 songs about Ostend with you ... Read More

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"Nowhere as squat as here"

Hello Anke, The apartment is fantastic. Beautiful view, beautifully decorated. We have already rented a lot of apartments by the sea. We have never seen such a squat clean. Thank you for that. Our week cannot fail. To be repeated. This … Read More


+ 15 shops and restaurants within less than 1 km of your holiday apartment

"Are there shops and restaurants in the vicinity of Het Appartement and De Loft?" Our guests regularly ask us that. We can reassure them immediately. There are bakers, chip shops, supermarkets and catering establishments. Feel free to come on holiday without a car trunk ... Read More

Is the apartment still available?

Is Het Appartement or De Loft on the Zeedijk in Ostend still available? We often receive this question via text message, email and telephone. Then we look together for the availability of our apartments with frontal sea view. But did you know ... Read More


Your holiday beach in Ostend from the air

The beach, the sun and the sea. They feel great in this drone video. Our guests Christine & Marco Branco emailed us after a successful holiday. We are happy to share it with you! Unique images With their DJI Mavic ... Read More


"Wunderbare little Ruheinsel"

“Es ist eine wunderbare kleine Ruheinsel in der wir einige Tage Verbringen konnten. Modern eingerichtet, blitzsauber und mit allem ausgestattet was man braucht. Vom Bett aus sieht man who dicken Containerschiffe wie auf einer Perlenschnur den Ärmelkanal enlang fahren. Everything … Read More


“Glad we found your sea view apartment” - Review

We just received a very nice review and email from Greta and Tony. They rented De Loft in Ostend for one week and were so delighted. Anke and I, as private landlords, are also very happy that we ... Read More

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Easter by the sea. 3 exciting children's activities in Ostend during the Easter holidays

Update 20202! Easter in Ostend by the sea is a wonderful time. Spring is in the country. Bright sunny days can spoil you by the sea. Which of these 3 cool activities during the Easter holidays do you find worthwhile? The Easter holidays ... Read More

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Fresh shrimps and fish at the Vistrap in Ostend? How fish vendors succeed every day

Are the shrimps at the Vistrap in Ostend really fresh every day? Go shrimp fishing with the fishing boat O.62 Dini. Journalist Hans takes you on a report during an exciting night on the North Sea. ... Read More


“Sunset over the North Sea. Fantastic to take pictures here ”

“Gulls flying by. The salt water that splashes against the breakwater. The waves that continuously roll on the beach ... That photography is so nice. ” Karen Ravache, holiday guest in our apartment, discovered this during her holiday in the apartment with sea view in ... Read More


Why it is often better weather on the Belgian Coast

The weather on the Belgian coast can sometimes differ significantly from the weather in the interior. Gray in Ghent or Antwerp, but perhaps sunny on the beach. Do you know why? 5 facts about the weather on the Belgian coast. ... Read More


Where can you find the most famous cocktail bar on the Belgian Coast?

The most famous cocktail bar on the Belgian coast… and by extension Belgium? You will find it in a well-hidden place in Knokke. Solve the riddle in this article ... and treat yourself to a mix previously drunk by Leonardo ... Read More

A beautiful modern apartment with everything on one. Tasty Cava on arrival, shops and restaurant within walking distance. The view is formidable !!!!!! Very nice is the garage where also the beach stuff is present.

Rob van Neijenhof
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Our 3 favorites walks in De Panne

Young and old travel to De Panne for Plopsaland. Yet the last major Belgian coastal municipality before the French border is much more than an amusement park. In this blog we give you our three favorite hikes. When we go ... Read More

We have just spent a wonderful week with our grandchildren - Very nice apartment with sea view and everything is available - Even with bad weather you can still enjoy the beautiful sea view Very practical kitchen with all necessary appliances and kitchenware - Spacious bedrooms and good beds - Separate guest toilet is always welcome - The apartment is also equipped with a garage - The location is great! also for the children, the beach is not too crowded - 4 chairs and a windshield can also be used to relax on the beach - Very clear arrangements with the friendly owners - everything is arranged down to the last detail !! Congratulations and thanks to the owners ;-) !!

Patrick Mombaers

Sand on traces of coastal tram? The new suction dredger resolves it

Sand is nice to play in and to build sandcastles with. But it is a disaster between your sandwiches and a disaster on the tracks of the coastal tram. De Lijn solves this last problem with a ... Read More


Activities on the Zeedijk in Ostend

Your holiday home on the Zeedijk in Ostend is perfect for exploring the Queen of Seaside Cities. There is a lot to visit and experience for young and old. There are the annually recurring events such as Kids @ Oostende, Theater aan zee ... Read More ... Read More