The places on this page have been used by us, and  have used again due to the location, friendliness and standard of rooms and cuisine.

Please mention Tommy’s site if you book some of the more traditional Hotels.


Kasteelhof Hooge is a very good Hotel on the Mennen road just outside Ypres. The location is excellent for the 1 day tour, good food and accommodation. Great selection of local beers - worth going to for a meal or drink if in the area such as hill 60 , Hooge Crater




Kastelhof Hooge
Tommy Trench tours


Follow the links for D.I.Y Battlefield Tours

Maps & Guides give’s you info to help along the way.

Battlefields - Maps & locations.

Great War Links - other sites dedicated to WW1 & 2


In Flanders fields the poppies blow,  between the crosses, row on row, that mark our place; and in the sky the larks, still singing, fly - scarce heard amid the guns below.  we are the dead. Short days ago we lived, felt dawn, saw sunset glow, Loved, and were loved, and now we lie - in Flanders fields.  Take up our quarrel with the foe; To you from failing hands we throw the torch, be yours to hold it high.  If ye break faith with us who die, we shall not sleep, though poppies grow..... In Flanders fields....