flat porte de hal - saint-gillis
Capacity: 1 author
Length of stay: 4 to 8 weeks
Availability: 24 weeks per year
Sint-Gillis, the writer in residence
has a flat at his disposal in Jean Volderslaan near the Hallepoort/Porte de Hal. This charming
flat in the Art Nouveau style is located in a vibrant
area within walking distance of South
Station (Zuidstation) and the Law Courts
(Justitiepaleis). In the
immediate vicinity there are numerous
restaurants, shops, cafes and markets. With its one hundred
and thirty different nationalities
and rich architectural heritage, Sint-Gillis has an immeasurable richness that
has already inspired many a writer and artist.
The spacious flat consists of a living room and study, bedroom, bathroom, kitchen and balcony. It is equipped with internet, a printer and television. A mobile phone is available, to be paid for by the resident. In the immediate vicinity of the flat there are several types of public transport available (underground, train, tram, bus).
Learn here how foreign authors can apply for a residence.