Zeebrugge is a family-friendly neighborhood that's popular for its restaurants, bars, and cheese. Take in the natural beauty of the beaches and parks—or broaden your horizons with some local entertainment. With hotels and holiday apartments to suit everyone's tastes, Zeebrugge serves as a good starting point for exploring the greater Bruges area.
Sightseeing around Zeebrugge
Some top local attractions include the museums, aquarium, and casinos. Museum Sincfala, Belle Epoque Centre, and For Freedom Museum feature captivating exhibits. You can buy tickets to live performances at Beverly Screens, RIO Cinema, and Bruges City Theater. Notable landmarks include Belgium Pier, Our Lady of the Visitation Church Lissewege, and Hoeke Windmill. Hours of family fun are waiting at Sea Life Blankenberge, Serpentarium, and Goolfy Blacklight Minigolf.
There's plenty to do in the area, such as golfing and swimming. Soak up some sun at Knokke-Heist Beach and Nieuwvliet Beach. You'll find the great outdoors at parks like Leopoldpark, Uitkerkse Polder, and Zwin. Zeebrugge Harbour, The Merry Velodrome, or Royal Ostend Golf Club will provide yet another welcomed diversion.
A few of the most popular sights in the area include Bruges Market Square, Bruges Belfry, and Basilica of the Holy Blood. You can also visit Knokke Casino, Oldtimer Motoren Museum, and Indigo Art Gallery.
Getting around Zeebrugge
Learn about your options for water transportation at the marina.
The closest major airport is Ostende (OST-Ostend-Bruges Intl.), located 16.7 miles (26.9 km) from Zeebrugge. The next closest airport is Brussels (BRU), located 64.1 miles (103.1 km) away.