« We welcome you in a Typical Belgian atmosphere (bilingual couple) in our house built in 1934 in the heart of the village of Deux-Acren. Our house combines the charms of the 1930s with comtemporary comforts. As a symbol of our municipality's glorious quarrying pas, our environmentally friendly renovated hous and its garden welcome you for a peaceful stay in a relaxed athmosphere. Of particular importance to us, is our multilingual welcome and the sharing of our love for Belgium, our region and its treasures. we are always at your disposal to advice you and help you choose between all places of interest in our region»

« We speak English, French, Dutch, German and Italan and have dood norions of Danish and Spanish. »

Patrick et Gerda


Our 2 rooms

Our two rooms, which can be booked as single, double or triple rooms (3 Epis), are perfect for couples, families (rooms on the same floor) or groups of friends with their large beds (200x90 cm) with linen sheets. This local (Belgium, France & Netherlands), eco-responsible and natural textile fibre will help ensure you have a good rest…


The « Chocolat » room

This room in sand and chocolate colours offers 3 single beds (200x90 cm):

  • Bathroom with shower and toilet
  • Smart TV
  • Wi-fi
  • Reception tray with coffee, tea and sweets
  • Kettel
  • Hair dryer
  • USB ports
  • Smoke-free
  • Fridge on landing

A baby bed is available on demand (free of charge)


The « Speculoos » romm

This room in Terracotta colours offers you two single beds (200x90 cm):

  • Bathroom with toilet
  • Private WC 
  • TV
  • Wi-fi
  • Reception tray with coffee, tea and sweets
  • Kettel
  • Hair dryer
  • USB ports
  • Smoke-free
  • Fridge on landing

A baby bed is available on demand (free of charge)

Au Cœur d'Acren is located 300m from the Ravel/EuroVelo 5 cycling roads and the Dender river and 400m from the train station. From here, you can travel by bike, train or car to Pairi Daiza, Ghent, Brussels, Mons, Tournai or Geraardsbergen (with its Flemish cycling classics) and of course visit the renowned hospital Our Lady with the Rose in Lessines. All of this after a tasty regional breakfast.

Regional breakfast: Breakfast is composed of home-made and local products according to your taste and expectations (your choice):

    • Bread rolls
    • Homemade whole wheat bread
    • Croissants on demand
    • Homemade jam
    • Honey from a local producer
    • Freshly squeezed orange juice
    • Apple juice from a local producer
    • Yoghurt, homemade or from a nearby farm
    • Homemade cake
    • Homemade granola
    • Cheese and butter from the farm
    • Eggs from our own chickens
    • Fresh seasonal fruits
    • Seizo
  • served from 6.30am to 10am or on special request

Our prices for 1 night, breakfast included: (depending on the season)

single = €85.00 - €90,00 - €95.00 

double = €105.00 - €110,00 - €115.00

triple = €125,00 - €130.00 - € 135.00

Children under the age of six stay free of charge.
Baby bed available for free

Family rate: 2 adults and 2 or 3 children = €200.00/night for the 2 rooms

Discounts on all rates:

-5% from 3 nights

-10% from 5 nights

-15% per week

Check-in times: 4pm to 10pm or by arrangement

Welcom cyclists & hikers

The Bienvenue Vélo label ,which means "Welcome bike", stands for services and facilities adapted to welcoming cycling tourits in Wallonia. A Bienvenue Vélo  establishment quarantees an ideal place to stop and a warm welcome. Cycling tourists will find everything they need:

- a secure and sheltered space
- a work area with repair kit/tools/bike pump/high-pressure cleaner
- a first aid kit
- informations and tips for dinner
- the option of a packed lunch
- leaflets and maps with cycling and walking routes
- tourist informations about the re

ManyWalking and hiking: Many walks can be organised from here via a 350 km network of marked trails.            

EuroVelo 5

More than a thousand years ago, pilgrims travelled from England to Rome, after which they continued to Jerusalem, via the port of Brindisi and the ancient Via Appia. You can follow in their footsteps by bike along the EuroVelo 5: This version of the route counts 3200 km and crosses 7 countries (via London, Calais, Brussels, Luxembourg, Strasbourg, Basel, Milan, Siena, Rome and Brindisi)!

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The Flemish Ardennes and the Pays des Collines

This region, located between the Scheldt and Dender rivers, is rich in nature and characterised by its hilly scenery. It is called "Pays des Collines" along the French-speaking side and "Flemish Ardennes" along the Flemish side. This region is a paradise for cycling tourists and known for its climbs (Muur van Geraardsbergen, Bosberg, Mont de l'Enclus/Kluisberg, La Houppe/Pottelberg, ...) and cycling races.
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The nodes network

With more than 1600 kilometres of signposted routes in Picardy Wallonia, the nodes network covers the 23 municipalities of the territory. It consists mainly of asphalted, low-traffic rural roads and roads for vulnerable road users. This network is linked to the Walloon cycle routes and neighbouring Flemish and French junction networks.
Le réseau Points-Noeuds de la Wapi, naturellement proche ! – Visit Hainaut

The RAVeL (via the Dender river)

The RAVeL (Réseau Autonome des Voies Lentes) consists of green roads built mainy on towpaths and former railway lines. The more than 1,480km of paths are reserved for pedestrians, cyclists, horses and people with reduces mobility

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If you want to discover the region, here are a fen ideas!
Click on the different options for more information.

Une région de destinations riches à découvrir

  • Pairi Daiza : Pairi Daiza was voted the best zoo in Europe. Its more than 7000 animals are located in a beautiful environment that represents all the different continents! It is located 19 km from here. You can get there by car (25 min) or by train (28 min, station at 400 m)
  • Hôpital Notre-Dame à la Rose (Lessines) : This hospital convent from the Middle Ages, one of the oldest hospitals in Europe, is part of the Exceptional Heritage list of Wallonia (Patrimoine majeur de Wallonie) as a magnificent museum and is currently in the recognition process of UNESCO! This majestic and authentic architectural building with its thousand facets is worth a visit: the baroque chapel, the convent, the gardens, the infirmary, ... An impressive place not to be missed entirely dedicated to the care of the soul and the body (5 minutes away by car or train).
  • The PorphyrY Quarries (Lessines) : Lessines a compté jusqu’à 21 carrières qui employaient ± 5000 ouvriers . L’exploitation actuelle est concentrée sur la production de concassé calibré pour les chemins de fer. Actuellement, 2 carrières sont encore en exploitation et emploient +/- 100personnes
  • The park of Enghien: An exceptional site considered one of the most beautiful gardens in Europe in the 17th century. The estate has undergone tremendous development and restoration over three centuries and is now listed as an exceptional heritage site of Wallonia (17 km away).
  • Beloeil castle: This vast residence of the princes of the House of Ligne was originally a medieval fortress, but over the centuries it was transformed into a leisure castle. It has stood in the middle of its moat in Hainaut for eight centuries.


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Au Coeur d'Acren

Patrick et Gerda Daubie-Vankelecom

Rue des Ecoles 8
7864 Deux-Acren

0032 472 19 49 69

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