Traveling to the Genval Area
The nearest airport is the Brussels airport (also referred to as the Zaventem airport, code BRU). You can reach the Genval area by train or taxi.
Note there are three main train stations in Brussels: Brussels Nord, Brussels Central, and Brussels Midi. If you are traveling to the area by fast trains, you will need the timetable booklet for Brussels Midi to Genval B.
The Chateau du Lac hotel can provide shuttle service from the airport, but you must fill in the following section on the hotel reservation form. (You may wish to travel with others to save money.)
Following are links to create useful travel maps.
Brussels Airport to Chateau du Lac (Highway)
|Genval B Train Station to Chateau du Lac (1 km walk)
Click for Map
Note: walking is not recommended if you have luggage, due to hills along this path. If you have no luggage, this is a pleasant walk. Rather than take the Google-calculated path, you might rather follow Rue de Rosieres to Avenue du Lac to the lake and take the walking path. It's a pleasant stroll.
Brussels Central Train Station
Visiting Brussels and Other Attractions
Following are some links describing local attractions that may be of interest.
The Chateau du Lac website also lists nearby attractions: Click Here
If you would like to visit Brussels, there is a train connection from Genval to the Brussels Central station - click here: Genval B Station to Brussels Central. Generally traveling to Brussels Central would be your first step, and then you can jump on the metro system.
If you are traveling on the public transit system, the following codes apply in the time schedules.
[B] = SNCB = TRAIN
[T] = TEC = Walloon Bus
[DL] = De Lijn = Flemish Bus
[BRU] = STIB = Bus ONLY IN BRUSSELS
Usually the website for your destination includes instructions on how to get there. Your hotel concierge or UCTE staff can help you with specific details.