The French-speaking region of Wallonia is not only one of the most unspoilt areas of Belgium, with breathtaking landscapes, picturesque medieval cities, wonderful chateaux and gardens and colourful year-round festivals and carnivals; it also is a region which is dotted with inventive theme parks, animal parks, natural attractions and children's museums, all within easy reach of one another and well within most budgets, making it an ideal destination for fun and exciting family holidays.
Accommodation is easily available at very reasonable rates and can easily be booked through organisations such as :
Gites de Wallonie www.gitesdewallonie.net
Themed Gites (Horse riding, fishing,..) www.gitesatheme.be
Logis de Belgique www.logis.be which offers good value welcoming hotels with excellent restaurants.
Weekends in Wallonia : www.ardennes-weekend.be
Ardennes Etape (self catering, holiday cottage): Ardennes Etape
See also our accommodation section for our best tips on boutiques hotels and self-catering suggestions.