Houtem has more than 670 inhabitants and is one of the largest municipalities of Veurne. The vicarage (1636), once a safe haven for the Sint-Niklaas monastery from Veurne, served as headquarters to the Belgian army during WWI - between 1915 and 1918. King Albert I was a regular visitor.

Distance from Grote Markt: 12 km
Sights and attractions

Onze-Lieve-Vrouw Hemelvaart church


Pubs & Restaurants:

't Boeregat

Klein Plezier

The Old Mill - Country Taverne

Café au Bureau - De Grayaert

Spend the night:

Huize Hofland

Jeugdverblijf 't Doorntje