Simon Smith | Manager, Operations and Destination Engagement | 31 May 2019

Taxe Touristique / Toeristenbelasting

The tourist tax (taxe touristique or toeristenbelasting) is decided by local governments (municipalities) generally using the flat rate per person, per night.

Below are selected destinations. The rates listed include the 6% reduced VAT applicable to hotels. Further information can be found by clicking on the title of the destination.

While best efforts have been made to verify the accuracy of the information on 31 May 2019, the information displayed should be used as guidance only.

Hotel Rates
(no maximum nights)
€ per person, per night
(including 6% VAT)
Some Exemptions
Antwerp 2.39 Children under 12
Bruges 2.12 Children under 18
Ghent 3.00 Children under 18,
Youth Hostels
Hotel Rates
(no maximum nights)
€ per unit/room, per night
(including 6% VAT)
Some Exemptions
Brussels 4.24 School trips

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