The 25 unique stays in Belgium

Do you want something different for your next holiday in Belgium ? Our unique stays have what it takes to make experience truly memorable and original ! Discover them and experience an unusual night.

Escape off the beaten track ! Discover our unique stays !

Unique stays is becoming increasingly popular if you are looking for a unique holiday experience. Belgium offers a variety of unusual accommodation, ranging from water chalets to caravans.

The different types of unique accommodation in Belgium, including the Ardennes

Stay in a cottage on the water, a gypsy caravan, a transparent bubble, a barge, a windmill, a tiny house, a wooden cube or even original guest rooms. Whichever accommodation you choose, you will have an incredible experience.

All our unusual accommodation guarantees comfort and originality. They have a comfortable bed, heating, a small living room, a kitchenette and a bathroom. All you need to spend a unique holiday in comfort. Located in an unspoilt natural setting, they allow you to reconnect with the surrounding nature.

In the south of Belgium, there is a wide variety of unusual accommodation : 

1. Cottages on the water to fall asleep with the gentle sound of the water


Water chalets are a popular accommodation option in Belgium. Imagine waking up to the sound of lapping water and having breakfast on a floating terrace. These cottages offer a unique and relaxing holiday experience. They are equipped with all modern comforts, such as a kitchenette and a bathroom.

One of the most popular places to stay in a cottage on the water is the Aqualodge. Located near Maredsous, this place offers several water cottages with a beautiful view of the surrounding countryside.

2. Caravans to enjoy nature with the comfort of a house


If you are looking for a bohemian atmosphere for your holiday in Belgium, choose a caravan. Small, comfortable houses on wheels. These accommodations offer a colourful and warm décor, with vintage fabrics and furniture. You can enjoy a comfortable and original stay in the middle of nature.

The caravans are equipped with a kitchenette and a bathroom for a comfortable stay. They are located in quiet and peaceful places in the middle of nature.

There are several caravans in Belgium, including the Roulotte Les Mésanges in Rebecq, a roulotte located in a small enclosure overlooking a beautiful pond. From the covered terrace you can enjoy the view of the surrounding nature.

Caravans are a holiday option if you are looking to enjoy nature while having all the comforts of home.

3. Windmills to enjoy a breathtaking view of nature


Old windmills can also be surprising accommodation. They offer a charm and rustic atmosphere not found in other types of accommodation. Imagine sleeping in a comfortable bed with a great view of the countryside from the top of the windmill.

They are also known for their unique architecture and design. They have been converted into modern accommodation with all the necessary amenities, while retaining their original charm. You can enjoy a spacious living area, comfortable bedrooms, a fully equipped kitchen and a modern bathroom. They are usually located in secluded and peaceful locations, offering panoramic views of the surrounding countryside. This is a great option if you are looking to relax and get away from the hustle and bustle of city life.

Several windmills have been converted into tourist accommodation, including the Moulin du Ya in La Louvière, which has been converted into an unusual loft on three levels.

By staying in a windmill, you can enjoy unique architecture and design, a breathtaking view of the Belgian countryside and a holiday experience you will never forget.

4. Transparent bubbles for an unusual night under the stars


For an original experience, opt for a night in a transparent bubble. These atypical accommodations offer a unique experience by allowing occupants to sleep under the stars while being protected from the cold and bad weather.

Located in quiet, secluded areas, they offer a breathtaking view of the starry sky, while providing the comfort of a soft bed and a private bathroom.

Several sites in Belgium offer transparent bubbles, including the Bulle sur l'eau at Domaine de Saint-Roch in Couvin. This bubble is placed on the water between the reeds, between the islands, between the herons, the ducks, with the moon and the stars as a ceiling. A Nordic bath heated by a wood fire, set on stilts, offers a very nice experience. A magical night under the stars.

5. The barges to admire the view on the rivers


Staying in a barge is a unique experience. Barges are boats that have traditionally been used to transport goods on the rivers in Belgium. However, more and more barges have been transformed into unusual accommodation for holidaymakers looking for a unique experience. You can experience life on the water and enjoy original accommodation that offers all the comforts of traditional accommodation. Houseboats offer a unique charm and atmosphere not found in other types of accommodation.

The barges have been designed to offer an unusual accommodation with all the comforts of home and a great time of escape.

You can enjoy a spacious and well-equipped living area, comfortable bedrooms, a fully equipped kitchen and a modern bathroom. Some barges even have a jacuzzi, like the La Valse Lente barge in Namur, for an unforgettable moment of relaxation. This merchant barge is fitted out as a river lodge and is moored on the Meuse.

Staying in a barge offers you a breathtaking view of the Belgian rivers. You can watch the passing boats and the surrounding landscape from your unusual accommodation. This is a great option if you are looking to relax and soak up the peaceful atmosphere of life on the water.

By staying on a houseboat, you can enjoy an unusual accommodation with all the comforts of home and a breathtaking view of the Belgian rivers.

6. Wooden blocks for environmentally friendly holidays


If you are looking for surprising and original accommodation for your next holiday in Belgium, wooden cubes may be an option to consider.

Built mainly from natural materials, the cubes are an alternative to traditional gites and guesthouses. They have a unique and original design. Often built of unfinished wood, they have a rustic and warm atmosphere. Their cubic shape gives them a contemporary and modern look that fits perfectly into the natural landscape.

They are often equipped with all the comforts of classic accommodation, including a fully equipped kitchen, modern bathroom and comfortable bedrooms. In addition, these unusual accommodations are often built with ecological and sustainable materials, making them an environmentally friendly option.

Located in quiet areas, they allow you to enjoy a cosy space in peace and quiet. You can enjoy breathtaking views of the surrounding forests, hills and meadows. A great option if you are looking to recharge your batteries and reconnect with nature.

There are several unique accommodations in wooden cubes, including the Wild Cube in Durbuy.

7. Tiny houses, ingenious little houses


Tiny houses are small mobile homes that have gained popularity in recent years due to their compact design and minimalist lifestyle. They offer a comfortable and functional living space with a small ecological footprint.

They are becoming increasingly popular for their practicality and ecology. They are designed to be energy and resource efficient. These tiny houses are often equipped with solar panels, rainwater harvesters and reinforced thermal insulation to reduce their environmental impact. This is a great option for travellers looking to reduce their ecological footprint while on holiday.

Built with an ingenious design that maximises the use of space, they are equipped with practical storage and modular furniture to maximise the space available. They are an ideal option if you are looking for compact but comfortable accommodation.

They offer a minimalist living experience that allows you to focus on the essentials. You can disconnect from the over-consumption and distractions of everyday life and enjoy a calm and soothing environment.

Tiny houses offer a small ecological footprint, ingenious design and a minimalist living experience like the Au Creux du Bois tiny house in Jalhay.

8. Wooden barrels to reconnect with nature


In Belgium, accommodation in wooden barrels offers a unique and unforgettable experience if you are looking for unusual accommodation.

The barrels have been transformed into small, comfortable accommodation, equipped with a bed, table, chairs and heating to ensure a pleasant and comfortable stay. This unique living experience is ideal if you are looking to get away from the ordinary and have an unforgettable holiday experience. They are often built from recycled materials, making them an environmentally friendly option for travellers.

They are set up in peaceful, secluded locations, away from the hustle and bustle of the city, to provide a true nature experience.

They offer an original living experience, comfortable accommodation, a calm and soothing environment and a reduced ecological footprint, such as the Ton'eau de la Semois located in Herbeumont.

9. Sleep in a wooden cabin for a return to nature

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Wooden cabins also offer an unforgettable weekend experience in the heart of nature. Nestled in the trees, they offer the perfect setting for a romantic getaway, a family break or a solo weekend. They offer an authentic experience of connection with nature. Soak up the calm and serenity of the surrounding forest while enjoying the comfort of well-equipped accommodation.

Original accommodations in southern Belgium

All our unusual accommodations are located in southern Belgium, including the Ardennes.

Present throughout Wallonia, you can discover the variety of landscapes present on the territory. Our unusual accommodations are located in Namur, Durbuy, La Louvière, Jalhay, Couvin, Hannut, Mettet, Erezée, Rebecq, Herbeumont, Doische, Hastière, Anhée or Gesves.

In conclusion, if you are looking for a unique and different holiday experience, unusual accommodation will meet your expectations.