|location. chateau du lac is located overlooking the lake in the belgian town of genval. It is 20 kilometres from the centre of the belgian capital city of brussels.
hotel features. this three storey hotel is set in a period building in the style of a belgian chateau. It has a health club (entrance surcharge) set on the top floor wher e the facilities include an indoor pool, sauna,and a turkish steam bath; massage treatments and aerobics sessions are also available. Multilingual staff at the 24 hour front desk can offer currency exchange and concierge services, there is a room service menu, and a porter is available. The public areas have wireless internet access (surcharge), and complimentary newspapers are on offer in the lobby. Complimentary garage parking is available on site.
restaurant genval les bains serves regional specialities and international dishes, and features lake views.
guestrooms. the 135 guestrooms have light decor and smart, modern furnishings. All are equipped with satellite television with pay movies, air conditioning, and wireless internet access (surcharge). Other standard amenities include complimentary newspapers (weekdays), safes, minibars, and coffee and tea facilities. Bathrobes, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers are also provided.
expert tip. many connoisseurs agree that the belgians make the best chips (french fries) in the world. The secret is that the potatoes are first blanched, and then quickly fried just before serving. Do as the belgians do eat the fritter with mayonnaise.