Hotel Malpertuus was established morgen than 50 years ago by Yvo Molenaers when he retired after a successful career as a professional cyclist. Today, Hotel Malpertuus remains a welcoming hotel with 29 luxury rooms in which both tourists and business guests can feel at home. Yet, cyclists are only interested in one room: room 11. If you sleep in that room, you win. It’s as simple as that. In the past, Moreno Argentin slept here, he won Liege-Bastogne-Liege four times and the Fleche Wallonne three times. Mario Cipollini slept in room 11 when he became world champion in Zolder (2002). And it goes on: in 1997, 1998 and 1999 Michele Bartoli was sleeping in the room and look: the Italian won Liège-Bastogne-Liège (1997, 1998) twice and the Flèche Wallonne (1999) once. In 2012 and 2013 roommates Joaquim Rodriguez and Daniel Moreno (Katusha) won the Flèche Wallonne and – of course – spent the night in room 11 ...Back to Accommodation
Dear Friend of Cycling in Flanders,
In view of the COVID-19-situation, specific safety measures and additional restrictions are currently in place across Belgium. You will find more detailed information on following website. For the latest travel advice to our country, please consult your local authorities.
If you are travelling to Flanders, Brussels or elsewhere in Belgium for a duration of 48 hours or more, you will need to complete a Passenger Locator Form, within the 48 hours before your arrival in Belgium.
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We hope to welcome you again soon, with twice the heart, love and hospitality.
Cycling in Flanders