Unmissable tourist sites
Sint-Martens-Latem Travel guide
Sint-Martens-Latem : Michelin's recommendations
This town near the Lys has magnificent villas, but its name evokes above all the artists G. Van de Woestijne, Van den Abeele and Vallérius De Saedeleer, who at the end of the 19C formed a group around the sculptor G. Minne. After the war, their research led to the marked Expressionism of the second group of artists, whose main members were A. Servaes (founder), C. Permeke and G. De Smet.
Located in Sint-Martens-Latem, just a 15-minute drive from Ghent, Hotel Torenhof is housed in the former house of the painter Albert Servaes. This small hotel enjoys a quiet location at the edge of a nature area and a terrace with landscape views. A..
Baarle Franrijkstraat 90 B - 9830 Sint-Martens-Latem
Pretty, bright and modern dining room with rustic fireplace and large windows allowing views of the Lys, which winds round the terrace-garden. Elaborate menu. Rooms available for gourmet breaks. Restaurant and hotel for a gourmet stay.
Baarle Frankrijkstraat 1 B - 9830 Sint-Martens-Latem
In a relatively wealthy residential district, a typical farmhouse style cottage preceded by a terrace where you can sit in fine weather. Regular clientele of long standing.
Buizenbergstraat 27 B - 9830 Sint-Martens-Latem
The owner, Bob, will give you a really warm welcome at this restaurant, in what is known as the wealthiest community in Belgium. The food is generous and very authentic, prepared with great expertise and excellent ingredients.
Dorp 8 B - 9830 Sint-Martens-Latem
On the church square at the heart of the village is an inn whose dishes stand out from the rest in this small corner of Flanders. French regional wines. Relaxed service.
Kortrijksesteenweg 114 B - 9830 Sint-Martens-Latem
Nothing to do with tennis: tasty, typically transalpine meals are featured here, with a few French classics. The wine cellar is in the same spirit.