Our B&B is located in a quiet neighbourhood of Mater, a district of Oudenaarde.

For a first encounter with Oudenaarde, the website of "Toerisme Oudenaarde" is a perfect starting point :

Toerisme Oudenaarde  

At less than 25 kilometers from Oudenaarde, you may find 2 other historical cities of the Flemisch Ardennes : the cities of Ronse and Geraardsbergen.

If interested by what those 2 "giants" may offer from a sporty or cultural point of view, then have a look at  :  

Toerisme Ronse 

Toerisme Geraardsbergen



Hereafter some suggestions to discover Oudenaarde and its environment :    

… on wheels …


Bike enthusiasts will have a good time in conquering the hills of the Tour of Flanders : Molenberg, Taaienberg, Koppenberg, …  

Fietsen in Mater en omgeving

Fietsen in Oudenaarde en omgeving

Fietsen in Vlaanderen

We do not have bikes at your disposal, but you can hire them :


You may go for a nostalgic tour on the Vespa scooter or discover the environment by car, in an old-timer 2CV :

Vespa verhuur

2PK verhuur


… on foot …



Highly recommended, on 5 km distance of our B&B, is a walk through the woods of Ename (the "Bos 't Ename"), a splendid natural area of more than 100 hectare.


Dozens of great hiking trails lead the hiker to the most beautiful spots and panoramic views in the region, discovering at the same time the different creeks and water mills. Simply have a look at :        


… cultural ... 


On a regular base, a guided tour is organized by "Natuurbescherming en landschapszorg". Interesting for those who like to know more on sustainable land management  :

Regionaal Landschap Vlaamse Ardennen


Learn how the brewers of Oudenaarde succeed in the production of their famous and delicious beer :

Bier brouwen in Oudenaarde 


Visit the Museum of Oudenaarde (MOU) and get amongst others acquainted with the 2 well known craft industries for which Oudenaarde became famous already centuries ago : tapestries and silverware.

MOU Oudenaarde


... or culinary …



A - non-exhaustive - list of well known restaurants, located in Mater or in the direct neighbourhood of our B&B :


De Mechelse Koekoek

't Jagerijtje


Bistro Bizarre


If you are looking for a vegetarian or macrobiotic dinner, and at the same time a surprising culinary experience, have a look at :