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Father's Day

June 03, 2024

Seize the opportunity of Father's Day to give your dad, step-dad and/or the father of your children some unforgettable memories. From sporting and relaxing breaks to exceptional culinary experiences, Dolce La Hulpe Brussels has a number of proposals to delight dads.... Read more

An irresistible culinary experience: Barbecue and Brunch at Dolce La Hulpe Brussels

May 22, 2024

If you're looking for a unique culinary experience in the heart of nature, look no further! At Restaurant Argan in Dolce La Hulpe Brussels, we offer a delicious Barbecue every Saturday evening to make the most of the long summer evenings. If you prefer brunch, come and try our brunch every Sunday from 12.30 to 3pm.Located in the heart of the magnificent Sonian forest our Argan restaurant and its large terrace facing the forest welcomes hotel residents and visitors alike. ... Read more

Mother's Day

May 04, 2023

Mother's Day is fast approaching, and this year we want to celebrate all mothers in a way that goes beyond simple gifts. Our exquisite brunch, our Cinq Mondes Spa offers and the chance to escape with a nature break will fill your mum with happiness and precious memories. ... Read more

Unleash your team's potential: The ultimate guide to unforgettable team building experiences!

April 08, 2024

Dolce La Hulpe Brussels transcends beyond being a hotel; it's the perfect place for team building and outdoor adventures. Located in the heart of the breathtaking Sonian Forest, this serene destination provides a plethora of nature-inspired team building activities, complemented by rejuvenating wellness services for a holistic experience. Whether it's navigating through lush trails or engaging in exhilarating challenges, our forest and our infrastructure offers the perfect backdrop for forging bonds and fostering teamwork.And here are a few new teambuilding ideas that we recommend with the fine weather back in the air... Read more

Experience the Magic of Spring!

April 05, 2024

Spring has finally sprung, and there's no better time for a getaway at Dolce la Hulpe by Wyndham Brussels, especially during the long weekends in May. Nestled in the heart of the Sonian Forest, our hotel offers an oasis of tranquility where you can fully appreciate this enchanting season. Soak up the soothing atmosphere of our rooms, discover the outdoor activities that await you, savour refined spring cuisine and be pampered by our attentive service. We are ready to transform your stay into an unforgettable experience, where every moment is a celebration of the splendour of spring.... Read more

Easter weekend

March 08, 2024

Every year, during the Easter holidays, children embark on an exciting adventure in the heart of the Sonian Forest. In Belgium, the holidays are divided by zone, so the Easter weekend is an ideal opportunity to gather families and friends in a joyful and friendly atmosphere. 360° forest bursting into life, walks starting from the hotel, magic shows for children, various animations, Star Wars-themed egg hunt, and sumptuous buffets prepared by our chef are on the agenda.... Read more

How can you make Valentine's Day unforgettable?

January 26, 2024

Valentine's Day, the day of romance and passion, is much more than just a date on the calendar. Valentine's Day is a special day, a special time for the two of you to get together. It is the perfect opportunity to escape and share some tender and intimate moments together. At Dolce by Wyndham La Hulpe Brussels we offer several unique experiences to live an unforgettable romantic adventure.... Read more

End of the Year in the Woods

October 25, 2023

Immerse yourself in the magic of the festive season at Dolce La Hulpe Brussels. In the heart of the majestic Sonian Forest, our hotel welcomes you for an unforgettable festive season. Let yourself be enveloped by the hotel's warm, festive atmosphere and share moments of joy that will become precious memories with your loved ones. Discover the uniqueness of the Dolce La Hulpe Brussels during the festive season and what our teams have prepared to make this season even more special.... Read more

Enjoy the Indian summer. Your Guide to an Enchanted Escape.

August 01, 2019

Hotel Dolce La Hulpe Brussels enjoys a privileged location in the heart of the Forêt de Soignes, a true haven of peace nestled in the greenery, just a few minutes from the hustle and bustle of Brussels. We invite you to explore must-do activities in the immediate vicinity, as well as the wonders of the Forêt de Soignes, especially in autumn, when the colors come alive.... Read more

A magical weekend in La Hulpe

October 14, 2022

The charming village of La Hulpe and the beautiful Sonian Forest are offering a lot of activities to share with friends or family. From October 20th, during the 2 weeks of the All Saints' Day vacations as well as the weekends until end of November, the domain of the Castle of La Hulpe lights up and offers you a magical walk: LANTERNA MAGICA. ... Read more

Sports, Relaxation and Nature at Dolce La Hulpe Brussels: A Rejuvenating Getaway

July 13, 2023

Dolce La Hulpe Brussels is much more than just a hotel, it's a haven for nature lovers and cycling enthusiasts. Located in the heart of the majestic Sonian Forest, this idyllic spot offers a multitude of nature-based activities, as well as relaxation and wellness services to complete your experience. On hot days, the forest is a cool refuge. The trees filter out the scorching sun, creating ideal conditions for walking in the shade, breathing in the fresh air and lulled by the soothing sounds of nature, but also for indulging in a more sporting activity. ... Read more

Cozy up with a Belgian Brew

January 07, 2019

If asked to pick a favorite between food or beer, Belgians choose both. This January why not warm your spirit with some of Brussels'! The city overflows with great pubs and bars where you can sample the wide variety of Belgian beer on offer.... Read more

100% Belgian " Vine Festival" in La Hulpe: 2-4 June

May 16, 2023

For the first year, we propose you to attend the first 100% Belgian Vine Festival, taking place in La Hulpe from 2 to 4 June 2023.  The programme includes a conference, an oenology workshop, a visit to a vineyard, meetings with passionate winegrowers and a tasting of Belgian wines. But what is really unique is the opportunity to be able, in one and the same place, after having tasted these Belgian wines and discovered their particularities, to buy bottles on the spot.  Lovers of short circuits who sometimes lack the time to put their ideals into practice will be delighted by this great opportunity to complete their cellar of Belgian beverages. From the grape to the bottle, Belgian wines will hold no secrets for you and your friends will be delighted that you are helping them discover them. As wine and driving don't mix, we suggest you book our Festival de la Vigne package to fully enjoy the event and stay almost on site. It gives you access to all the activities of the weekend. Discover the full programme. ... Read more

Bond, Relax or Boost

August 16, 2023

Is your company concerned about the well-being of its employees, and would like to offer them various workshops designed to optimize their spirit of collaboration, their energy levels and/or their connection with Nature? The Dolce La Hulpe Brussels is constantly attentive to the needs of companies, and offers several types of seminar packages designed to meet these expectations.... Read more

On Sunday, October 16, 2022, participate in the Sonian Forest Day

October 10, 2022

Accompanied or not, with family or friends, it is the ideal opportunity to discover the magnificent Sonian forest under a new angle and to refill with oxygen, activities and meeting new people. You will have the opportunity to exchange with those who manage and protect it and to participate in a multitude of activities organized by the many partners, with a special focus on:  nature, biodiversity, birds, trees,... in fact, the forest and its specificities the walking, jogging, cycling and horse-riding routes circuit the enhancement of the hotel, cultural, recreational and artistic offer that animates the forest throughout the year ... Read more

Sample Belgium's Finest Chocolate

October 08, 2020

No visit to Belgium is complete without chocolate. So spend an afternoon (or two!) on a chocolatey tour and sample some of the country's finest. Follow your nose on Brussels Chocolate Walking Tour and Workshop. In four hours a guide will lead you through the city's charming cobblestone streets, treating you along the way to chocolates and world-famous truffles from some of the best shops in the city. Then you can try your hand at making your own.  ... Read more

Reconnect with Nature at Our Four-Star Resort

June 01, 2020

As the country begins to reopen just in time for the summer season, we can’t wait to welcome you back to Belgium. Our peaceful Brussels hotel allows you to share quality moments with your loved ones and enjoy the outdoors without wandering far. Located in the heart of the Sonian Forest, our luxury hotel naturally lends itself to privacy and social distancing. We have redesigned all the services of our spacious four-star resort with our guests’ and staffs’ well-being in mind. ... Read more

Monsieur Sernet's Green Thumb

May 04, 2020

It's a small park and often overlooked, thought perhaps to be something less than it is. But Parc Tenbosch, leafing its greenery in Ixelles near Place Brugmann, is anything but ordinary. Tenbosch grew from the hands of an enthusiastic dendrologist (a botanist who specializes in trees), Jean-Louis Semet, who planted more than 70 trees that today top the list of 'remarkable trees' in the region. ... Read more

Hail Halle, the Majesty of Spring!

April 06, 2020

Spring brings signs of hope. After the grays and toupes of winter, relish in the rainbow of color that explodes around Brussels. If it's lavender-blue you're after, follow your nose to the blooming Halle Forest. For a few magical days between mid-April and mid-May, this enchanted forest is carpeted in a sea of delicate bluebells. The tiny wildflower is a beauty on its own, but they grow in terrific numbers at the foot of the ancient beech trees that shade them. Millions of flowers will surely take your breath away. ... Read more

Tour and Taste the Lambic Tradition

March 02, 2020

Ever heard of lambic beer? We'll explain. Or better yet, we'll let the experts do the talking and suggest you take a journey just outside Brussel's historic center, where the experts brew their big ideas. Tours at Cantillon Brewery or 'Brasserie Cantillon', are self-guided and overwhelmingly popular with beer-drinking visitors. And what makes this brewery unique is that it only makes lambic beer, a beer that spontaneously ferments with wild yeast. Most commercial beers have a strictly-controlled fermentation process with various strains of more traditional brewer’s yeast. ... Read more

Puppetry in the Pub

February 03, 2020

This month, toast to the 'Toone' of 1400 puppets as you step into a 200-year-old thirsty theater. That's just our way of describing a charming old marionette theater where, at curtain's close, you can step off-stage and taste one of Belgium's finest Trappist brews in the attached pub.... Read more

Start with Art at Botanique

January 06, 2020

The green lawns and glass walls of the Botanique attract visitors from around the world, but it's what's inside the former botanic conservatory that's drawn crowds for the past 25 years. Dedicated to musical discoveries and art demonstrations, the exhibition space has earned the reputation as one of Belgium’s premier cultural centers.  ... Read more

Make Science Fun at Atomium!

December 02, 2019

Think small. Really, really small. Something you can't see with the naked eye. Did you guess an atom? Perhaps not. But an atom was the very inspiration for a work of art created by two architects tasked to design a centerpiece for the 1958 World Expo in Brussels.... Read more

Dine in Style at Argan Restaurant

November 01, 2019

Dine in the heart of the lush Sonian forest, an exclusive al fresco experience in the plush interior of our brand new Argan Restaurant. Featuring a central bar and an open kitchen, Argan guests can enjoy the privilege of watching esteemed Executive Chef Adrien Clauwaert and his team carefully prepare each meal, while relaxing over a selection of our finest wine and spirits. ... Read more

Visit the Parlamentarium

October 01, 2019

What better time than now to brush up on world affairs! If you're in Brussels, why not visit the Parlamentarium, the home of the European Parliament. It's just outside the historic city center and even if you’re not passionate about politics, a stop at the visitor’s center may still be worth your time. Begin with a multimedia exhibit that takes you back through both World Wars. ... Read more

Taste and drink the best of Bordeaux

September 02, 2019

'EAT! Brussels, drink! Bordeaux' in Warandepark, is a feast for the eyes and palate featuring some of the very best that Brussels' restaurants have to offer. That doesn't mean menus will be limited to mussels and frites. 31 chefs from countries around the globe who have earned their stripes in Brussels will pull out all the stops to plate colorful and delicious creations sure to surprise and please amateur and gourmand foodies alike. ... Read more

Celebrate National Day

July 01, 2019

Celebrate Belgian National Day July 21st. On this date, way back in 1830, Belgium gained political independence and regained cultural independence from the United Kingdom of the Netherlands. So it's only appropriate that festivities are strictly Belgian. ... Read more

Brussels' Elegant Greenery

June 03, 2019

Amidst the Brussels bustle, find a lush bit of green to pause in peace. Petit Sablon Square isn't big within its city block limitations, but it's worth a visit just the same. Tucked inside a wrought-iron balustrade, the 129-year-old garden is decorated with 48 bronze statues along its length and ten additional statues along the back edge of the park. The men guarding the back are modeled after well-known 16th century Belgians including Mercator, Abraham Ortelius, Louis Van Bodeghem and Rombaud Dodonée. ... Read more

A Royal Invitation

May 06, 2019

For three weeks of the year, overlapping the first 10 days of May, the Belgian Royal family opens their extravagant Greenhouses at Laeken to the public. And it's not a spectacle you can afford to miss.  ... Read more

Zombies, Ghouls, and Vampires, Oh My!

April 01, 2019

Brussels International Fantastic Film Festival horrifies audiences every year with some of the scariest new films made to date. Certainly not for the faint of heart, the 37th annual festival offers 150 screenings inside comfortable cinema theaters city-wide. And more than 50,000 fans of science fiction, thrillers, fantasy, and surrealism flock to see them.  ... Read more

An Insider's Look at Brussels' Architecture

March 04, 2019

Explore Brussels' unique architecture in a way few cities permit. Friday's through Monday's in March, from the 16th through the 31st, the Brussels Art Nouveau & Art Deco (BANAD) Festival invites you to celebrate its exceptional sense of style. Particularly unique to this festival, are guided tours in interiors that are usually closed to the public! These include private homes, schools, and industrial and office buildings.... Read more

Interact With Brussels' Bright Lights

February 01, 2019

Brussels is shedding bright lights on winter yet again. In a colorful and creative exhibition free to the public, the city invites locals and foreigners alike to bundle up and see the city at night through the eyes of talented visual artists. ... Read more