If you're happy to stay just a kilometre away from the center, Belgian Westhoek might be the place for you. It has 9 hotels for you to select from, so you'll probably get a place that'll suit you. If you're thinking about staying here you should check out Apartments Ypres and Best Western Flanders Lodge. Ieper is another convenient neighbourhood with 15 hotels available for you to pick from. As an extra bonus, this area is just 0.2 kilometres from the middle. Check out Albion Hotel and Novotel Ieper Centrum Flanders Fields if you're keen to stay at this location.
Reflect upon the area's past during a stop off at Menin Gate Memorial. Spend a few nights at B&B Demi Lune and Hotel O Ieper, and you'll be pretty close to this attraction. Seat yourself on a public bench at Ypres Market Square and watch as people gather, youngsters play and people walk their dogs. You can stop by this attraction whenever you like, especially if you're based at Hotel Regina and B&B Hortensia.
For some alternatives, checkout the Couvent des Minimes and the Hôtel Barrière Lille. They are 25 kilometres and 25 kilometres respectively from the center. Wotif also suggests the Hôtel des Acacias Lille Tourcoing and the L'Hermitage Gantois, Autograph Collection. The first is 20 kilometres away from the center, while the other is 30 kilometres away.
The nearby localities of Poperinge and Watou are certainly worth checking out. Poperinge is 14 kilometres to the west of Ypres, while Watou is 17 kilometres to the west. Poperinge hotels are the Hotel Recour and Amfora. Watou options are the Hotel Callecanes and Het Wethuys.
Hotels in Ypres start at AU$97 per night. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.