The salty wind blowing in your hair, the sound and smell of the sea,… Many people enjoy a trip to the sea. The Belgian Coast has a beautiful coastline and there are a lot of things to do in the city by the sea ‘Ostend’. At Leopold Hotel Ostend we are convinced that a trip to the sea must be possible and pleasant for everyone. So we have ensured that our hotel in Ostend is accessible. A place in Ostend where everyone feels welcome.
Enhancing our hotel accessibility with Mobility Mojo


Ostend’s local food isn’t first on the list for culinary excellence but that’s probably because the best critics have not visited or tried our regional specialties which are unique to the region. Ostend’s treats vary from brown shrimp to a sweet treat we call sea biscuits (zeebeschuit) and there are many places along the coast to find this delicious and unique local food. Here are some of our favourite Ostend specialties for you to try while you visit.

Brown Shrimp

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If you’re planning a city trip to Ostend, you’re in for a treat. The city is well known for the long beach and promenade but if you’re wondering what else to do in Ostend, we’ve put together this short guide. Ostend is Belgium’s only truly year-round destination and there are beach-side events throughout the year. You could download an Ostend App for on the move guidance to our gorgeous city but in the meantime, check out the best things to see and do in Ostend


Ostend is a city of unrivalled beauty. We are lucky to be along the beautiful Belgian coast and the city has many notable buildings and sites of interest. Here are some of our favourite historic buildings, close to your ideal accommodation in Belgium, Leopold Hotel Ostend. Church of Saint Peter and Saint Paul  Among the many significant historic buildings in the city, one of the more popular tourist-friendly sites is the


Whether you are here for music or culture, for sports or with the family, there is always something going on in our busy city. We’ve put together a list of some of the best events taking place in Ostend soon, so you don’t miss any of the action.
Music events If you want to support our local talent, go see DrumSpirit Live! They were a surprise gold buzzer and a huge success on Belgium’s G...