flat porte de hal - saint-gillis



Capacity: 1 author
Length of stay: 4 to 8 weeks
Availability: 24 weeks per year


In 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.