Nature enthusiasts will enjoy a visit to Waterloo, though all visitors are sure to appreciate the restaurants, bars, and museums. Welcoming and walkable, this city also attracts visitors with its shopping, coffeehouses, and art.
- There are 3 Waterloo hotels
- March is the most expensive month to travel here, while July tends to be the cheapest
- Closest major airport is in Brussels (BRU), 13.4 mi (21.5 km) from the city centre
Sightseeing around Waterloo
- Taking a tour is one of the top activities, while Hallerbos, Bruxelles Info Place, and Garden of Medicinal Plants are favourite sights to visit
- Known for its museums, art, and live music, including cultural attractions such as Horta Museum, Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium, and Museum of Musical Instruments
- Notable landmarks include Church of Our Blessed Lady of the Sablon, Manneken Pis Statue, and La Grand Place
Getting around Waterloo
Waterloo has many options for getting around. To see more of the larger area, hop on a train at Waterloo Station.
Staying in Waterloo
Looking for a romantic getaway, a cosy spot, or a boutique stay? You might like these highly rated smaller hotels or specialty properties:
- Martin's Grand Hotel, averaging GBP 150.62/night
- Ibis Brussels Waterloo, averaging GBP 93.7/night
A 4-star favourite with Expedia travellers is Martin's Grand Hotel with a 4.3 out of 5 user rating while ibis Brussels Waterloo has a 3.8 rating by guests.
Dressing for Waterloo
- Between January and March, you can expect the daytime average to be around 12°C and the nighttime average to be -1°C
- From April to June, temperatures average about 22°C during the day and 3°C at night
- July through September averages 23°C during the day and 9°C at night
- In October–December, the average temperature is 18°C during the day and -1°C at night
- About 874 millimetres of rain falls on Waterloo each year