Chalet Ardennes
Other things to see and do...
Wellness Close to La Roche, you will find the beautifully renovated farm "Domaine de L'Alu". In this magical surroundings, Fleur has started a Wellness-Center "L'Alu".  Fleur has put together some exclusive arrangements for the weekend-traveller, offering an exclusive price for guests of Chalet Houffalize. Contact us for details.
Fishing
  • Fly fishing in the Ourthe
  • Trout fishing in the fishing pond of Achouffe
Mini Golf Centre sportif, centre of  Houffalize, walking distance from the chalet
route de Bastogne, 30
6660 Houffalize
Tel.: 061/28 90 52
Mobile: 0495/35 56 32
Paint Ball Paint-ball
rue Voie de Messe, 2
6660 Houffalize
Tel. : 061/28 97 16
Tennis Centre sportif, centre of Houffalize, walking distance from the chalet
Teambuilding/Adventure 300m from the chalet: half day/day- and weekend activities "Moulin Bock" : kayak, survival, river cross over via suspension bridge, rafting,... Reservation required.
Rafting (season) Ardenne-Avontures (la Roche)
Events Agenda of local activities in and around Houffalize: Website Tourist office
Tour : Battle of the Bulge In remembrance of the 60th anniversary of the liberation of Belgium, we have dedicated a page on our site to the Battle of the Bulge (currently being translated).
Climbing/abseiling On the highest rock of Belgium: Le Hérou (15 mins away from the chalet) - almost 80 meters vertically downwards! Via our friends of "Moulin Bock"
Paragliding In the hills surrounding La Roche
Golf Near Golf van Durbuy
Bison reserve In Bastogne, approx 25 min from the chalet
Museum visit WOII
  • WO2 musea and Mardasson remembrance monument in Bastogne
  • Museum "bataille des ardennes" in La Roche
  • Museum in La Gleize
  • Guided tour in 1943 Willy's Jeep - Visit to Mardasson, Woods of Foy (foxholes,..)
Brewery visit Guided tour of the  brewery of Achouffe (15 min from the chalet). By appointment. A visit to the brewery can be combined with a promenade in the surrounding woods.
Archeological visits The castle of  La Roche, and several other sites in the area.
Caves
  • Caves of Hotton
  • 30 min. from the chalet. the longest caves of Belgium! Guided tour:  90 minutes.
  • Caves of  Remouchamps
  • Longest subterranean boat trip of Belgium. 30 mins from the chalet
Shopping
  • Bastogne: Cosy town  25 mins from the chalet,  shops open Sunday afternoon.
  • la Roche: during high season shops open on Sunday
  • Durbuy: smallest town of Belgium -  30 mins from the chalet
  • Pommerloch (Luxemburg, 25 mins from the chalet): Knauf Shopping Mall - open on Sundays.
Geocaching Do you own a portable GPS? Get acquainted with geocaching! Search for our own cache : "Le Cheslé".
Grès de La Roche  Blue stoneware of  La Roche: guided tour
Rondrit in Jeep Ardenne-Safaris organises guided tours per jeep through the fields and woodlands along de nicest Walloon villages. You depart in Marche-en-Famenne. You'll enjoy a picknick in the woods. There is an opportunity to taste local products. Also included is a visit to the Saint-Etienne church of Waha where you can enjoy the beautiful glass windows of Jean-Michel Folon. 180€ per jeep/5 persons. Guide included.