About this listing
Charming accommodation well situated to discover Belgium. Perfect for a couple wanting to spend a stay in an original place. Nice walking, historic visits, gastronomic restaurants, shops ... At only 20 minutes from Brussels South Airport and Namur !
Situated in the historical centre of Fosses-La-Ville, the "gites" (cottages) of the "Apothecarius" (pharmacists) receive their name from their history. In fact, a number of generations of pharmacists resided in this historical art-deco house. Today it's two complete apartments, tastefully decorated by the owner Muriel Charon, welcomes tourists as well as business travellers.
Inspired by the town's rich middle age history, Muriel has preserved the original style and character of this authentic town house. She has salvaged all that she was able including: doors, door handles, oak floors, stained glass, and mantelpieces. She even recovered the old flasks of the pharmacists, dusty and forgotten in the cellar.
The renovation of this holiday house conveniently provides all modern appliances and accommodations. The "apart-hotel" concept offers a relaxing stay, inspired by history with all modern conveniences. Come discover charm, style, and comfort.
At your disposal:
a wi-fi connexion
a digital television with national and international channels
a DVD reader + dvd
a fully equipped kitchen with ceramic hob, electric oven, micro-wave, freezer and dishwasher
spices, oil, vinegar, jams, coffee (Nespresso), tea, infusions …
an iron and ironing board
a washing machine
bed linen, quilt covers, towels and tea towels are provided
For the self-catering you'll find a lot of grocery stores close to the 'Gîtes d'Apothecarius'.
The apartment is very well situated in the historic center of the village with : gastronomic restaurants, museums, walkings, historic buildings.... private parking. Wi-fi free.
Interaction with Guests
The owners welcome personally their guests to give them advises, ideas for visits, great places to discover ... to give them all information to enjoy their stay.
Arrêt de bus et office du tourisme à quelques mètres du logement.
Other Things to Note
Possibilité de louer des vélos sur place - Ravel- Balades en vélo.
Logement officiellement reconnu par le Commissariat Général au Tourisme.
Il n'est pas autorisé de fumer à l'intérieur - Respect du tri sélectif des déchets
To meet people coming from all over the world is so great ! With my husband Bernard, we like to provide to our guests right informations to have a nice stay not only in Namur but also in all Wallonia. As we have a lot of friends, we can advice about : restaurants not to miss, exhibitions, sport activities, nature, walkings, museums and their specificities, history, patrimony, folklore & traditions, local events, shows, concerts, typical places, tips and tricks to discover Belgium ... We do our best to welcome guests in perfect conditions, in a nice environment refined and relaxing. For the young travelers, our children Brieuc (21) and Zoé (19) have always good a advices to share ! Welcome at home !