We, Jacques and Marleen, welcome you in our rural B&B! If you’re looking for a Bed and Breakfast in West-Flanders, ‘De Klaproos’ ( translation: the poppy),is the excellent place for a peaceful and cosy weekend in the countryside.

Our hospitable home is situated in Merkem, located between Ypres and Diksmuide.

The beautiful garden and pond, the chickens, the peacocks, the Frisian horse, Klaske, and the pony, Beauty, in the field make your stay in our B&B even more attractive.

The B&B ‘The Poppy( ‘De Klaproos’ ) is situated in the centre of nature, culture, history and lots of culinary surprising possibilities. The serene sea is nearby and following cities are situated within a 30 km-circle: Ypres, Diksmuide,Poperinge, Veurne, Roeselare. Perfect for convivial, instructive cycling tours. The numerous junction point routes help you to reach safely your destination.

Furthermore, there are a lot of walk routes.

In brief, perfect to examine the history of the Great War. 

We will do our best to let you feel home in our B&B. Your stay in our home will be absolutely unforgettable!


Jacques en Marleen