(Re)Connect to yourself, to nature or to others at MUD 23.
The classical elements from this 60s villa, surrounded by the "Heverlee forest" trees, were combined with modern lines, new open spaces and special attention to natural light, all with an incredible sense of restraint.
MUD 23 is a 4-person guesthouse, spread over 2 individually styled bedrooms each with an ensuite bathroom and wardrobe with built-in safe, an ambient kitchen and dining room which can be converted into a 10-person meeting room. MUD 23 further invites you to relax in your private bio sauna including infrared radiant heat, with adjacent a shower and relaxing space.
The outdoor terrace has a BBQ for social cooking and a separate creative studio that can be booked independently. The studio can welcome meetings, photoshoots, workshops, podcast recordings, personal training sessions or can be used as personal exposition space or writer’s retreat.
- Smart TV
- Sonos sound system
- air conditioning
- bedlinen and towels
- shampoo and shower gel
- washing machine and iron
- bio sauna, gym and hot tub
- electric bikes
- creative studio booking
- extra laundry
- extra cleaning
Oud Heverlee, Belgium
Shortterm / holiday rental
Photo / film production
MUD 23 is located near the historic centre of Leuven and close to the main access roads to other historic cities of Belgium like Brussels, Ghent, Antwerp, Bruges, Tongeren, Sint-Martens-Latem, Ieper, Hasselt and the main business park ‘Haasrode’ around Leuven.
Heverlee Forest and Meerdaal Woods are in the back garden of the guesthouse and the beautiful Arenberg park with its castle are just a nice walk away.
A candlelight dinner for up to four people in the greenhouse of the MUD residence can be held by a private caterer. MUD partners with local executive chefs and elite catering companies to create exceptional dining and party experiences for its guests. You can dine in the house, studio and garden.
The charming mansion with a stylish interior and cosy terraces in the backyard. You can enjoy a great menu with an excellent wine selection in a calming atmosphere in the city centre of Leuven. The chef creates fragments of the season on the plate. A much appreciated restaurant in the region, don’t forget to make a reservation here.
Museum M in Leuven offers a combination of Contemporary art and Old masters in an impressive building. Visual culture then and now, all under one roof. Museum M creates meaningful connections throughout time, with society and between artistic disciplines.
Discover Leuven's top 10 and finish the tour in a cozy café or restaurant at the impressive Oude Markt. Groot Begijnhof (UNESCO world heritage site), Universiteitsbibliotheek, Sint-Pieterskerk, Abdij van Pad ... One by one impressive places with fascinating background information.
The capital of Brussels opens up an altogether different world to its visitors where the ancient and modern world are closely linked together. Throughout the ages Brussels has been the home of kings, a trade hub and an epicentre of many crafts. You can enjoy the rich historic heritage, musea, shops, restaurants, attractions … and many more.
Oud-Heverlee is the perfect location for biking with four electrical bikes at your disposal. A route of 31km brings you to the historic city centre of Leuven, where you can visit musea, shops, heritage sites, restaurants … and many more. For a more adventurous path, the cycling tour of the ‘Brabantse Pijl’ offers a 98km route which is known as a classic in the Belgian cycling world.
A trusted guide is available at your wish to organize a nature walk in the beautiful landscape of Oud-Heverlee, like the Doode Beemde, Zoet Water or the Meerdaalwoud and Heverleebos. You can even wander with the guide at the heritage path which bundles six routes that combine heritage, nature and hiking pleasures.
Relax, restore and rejuvinate at MUD 23 in your own at home spa. You can book a massage, treatments and other holistic therapies in the residence. A private bio sauna including infrared radiant heat, with adjacent a shower and relaxing space are already provided in your stay. Or you can also continue relaxing in the outdoor Weltevree hot tub with a beautiful view of the surrounding landscape.
Right across the street you find an authentic restaurant that serves an extensive Italian cuisine for everyone's taste. The traditional pizzas that are baked in a wood-fired oven in the middle of the restaurant are highly recommended. At Il Daino you can also order and pick up pizzas and pastas.
The ambitious story of Folmer and Folmer, a michelin starred restaurant. Brothers Laurent and Vincent put everything into pleasing their guests. The design interior is handsome, the terrace is soothing and the service is attentive. But it is their personal cuisine that gives this restaurant individuality. Their creativity expresses itself in a harmony of complex flavours.
Private wine and/or cheese tasting session at MUD, available in the house or in the studio. You can enjoy the best cheese and wine pairings to your own personal taste. It’s a tailor-made event with the finest products.
There are many golf courses in the neighborhood. Situated in the heart of the walloon Brabant just few miles from the E 411 and the south east of Brussels, the Golf du Château de la Bawette is built on a prestigious parkland of 65 hectares with ponds, hills and woods. His course “Le Parc” is midly undulating with a wide range of hazards and the stunning 18 holes are enhanced by a large variety of old trees.
Outdoor sports at a unique location in beautiful surroundings with attention to personal service, the experience and safety. The Shelter started as a family business and grown into one of the largest outdoor sports companies in Flemish Brabant with a wide range of high-quality and customized activities for young and old.