For those who want to organize a refreshing trip to the seaside in Belgium without spending a fortune, the Zeeparel Budgethotel accommodation in Westende (Middelkerke) is a fine choice. Located at a stone’s throw from the Belgian sea and beach, this value for money hotel in Middelkerke is perfect for families with children or for people who want to discover this region in Flanders without booking an expensive hotel in the city. As Westende is well connected by public transports, guests at Zeeparel Budgethotel can take the train and combine their seaside holiday with cultural trips in Belgium’s greatest art towns: Bruges, for example, is only 29.2 miles (47 kilometers) away. Amenities at the hotel include free WiFi in public areas, and the friendly staff will be glad to tell you where to go and what to do in Westende: nearby you can taste the typical Belgian dish of mussels and French fries or sip a glass of Belgian beer, and when the weather gets colder you can try pancakes and hot chocolate to warm you up. The hotel offers breakfast to guests. Families with children will find numerous places for dune buggy rental on the dyke, which is also great for making long, relaxing walks. Please note that pets and service animals are not permitted in the hotel.