Espace Chimay

‘Sensory experiences’

Practical details

Rue de Poteaupré, 5B- 6464 Bourlers BELGIUM

Tel.: +32 (0)60/ 21.14.33 Fax: +32 (0)60/ 21.54.34


Opening times

The Poteaupré Inn

The Poteaupré Inn, which is the pub-restaurant-hotel of Espace Chimay, is the ideal stop to savour under the best conditions the products of the Scourmont Abbey and those of the Chimay region. Come and enjoy the aromas of the Chimay trappist beers and the flavours of the cheeses that accompany them. Discover products like the “Chimay Gold”, a pure malt beer and don’t forget the Poteaupré cheese, the cream of the trappist cheeses and scores of other unique experiences…


Chimay Experience

Chimay Experience invites you on a journey of discovery of the secrets, history and treasures of Chimay trappist beers and cheeses.

More than 150 years of tradition, authenticity and brewing know-how. At the end of the visit, you’ll be offered a free tasting of one Chimay (25 cl) at the Inn of Espace Chimay.

The brewery, which is situated in the abbey, is not open to the public.


Chimay Shop

The shop offers you a large choice of our Chimay beers and cheeses and also cured meat, chocolate, biscuits,…
Don’t leave the shop without buying the exclusive product:
Chimay Première barrel fermented
No time to visit our shop on Espace Chimay?
Discover our webshop 
It displays a wide choice of products: textile, glasses, gadgets,…


By car: calculate your itinerary via Mappy

Difficult to access by public transport

By train: via the SNCB’s website 

The nearest station is situated in Couvin (+/- 20 km from the Inn)

By bus (TEC)

From Couvin station: line 60/1 (Chimay-Gonrieux-Couvin) – In Couvin, take the bus at the old station of Chimay, direction Rièzes-Couvin, line 59

The old station is situated at 10 km away from the Inn/Espace Chimay. No busses during the weekend.

Large parking – Access I