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Château de La Hulpe in the Solvay Estate

  • Come and visit the Château de la Hulpe, in the Solvay Estate
  • View over the castle in the Solvay estate in La Hulpe, in the Walloon Brabant.
  • Come and visit the Château de la Hulpe, in the Solvay Estate
  • Come and visit the Château de la Hulpe, in the Solvay Estate
  • Châteaux
  • Park (castles)
  • Park/garden
  • Architectural heritage

The Solvay Estate in La Hulpe, listed as "Exceptional cultural site in Wallonia", features part of the Sonian Forest and the Château de La Hulpe.

Go through the gate and follow the path this French-style castle, a gem dating back to 1842. The castle is spread out in a series of rooms, some small, others more majestic, thus creating a peaceful harmony.

A spot of history

The Marquis of Béthune built the castle around 1840 in a Louis XII and François I style. At the end of the 19th century, the estate was purchased by chemist and soda tycoon Ernest Solvay. It is now owned by the region of Wallonia.

Access and location

The estate, the perfect place for a walk and for relaxation, is open to the public. The castle itself cannot be visited. It can, however, be rented for private events, dinners, receptions, meetings, weddings and filming.
The park is open all year round: in winter from 8 am to 6 pm and in summer from 8 am to 9 pm.
 

Facilities

Services

  • Free catering

Equipement

  • Air conditioning
  • Daylight
  • Training materials provided
  • Non-smoking
  • Car parking
  • Parking

Additional information

Parking busYes
Secure ParkingYes
The information provided is an indication only. We advise you to inquire directly with the organisers of the event that interests you before you leave.