Visit Oostende

Discover the magic of Ostend, the heart of FFO. Enjoy the unique combination of film, culture and the breathtaking sea as you dive into the vibrant festival atmosphere.

Complete your experience by staying overnight at one of our partner hotels and be pampered by the warm hospitality of all the shops and entrepreneurs that make up The Ostend Preneur Club. Also be sure to explore the city and visit the various hotspots Ostend has to offer. In short: get ready for an unforgettable experience!


Ostend has a wide range of hotels and great places to eat. Because there is too much Ostend for one day, we like to inspire you with the best places.

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Discover the best places in Ostend

Explore the vibrant hotspots that partner with FFO and their exclusive offers during the film festival. Think cocktails linked to famous actors or films and High Tea Talks with film professionals at Café Du Parc. Legendary evenings and unforgettable afterparties guaranteed! Fancy testing your film knowledge? You can do that too. Take part in the film quiz at De Zeegeuzen and show that you are the biggest film fan.


The Ostend Preneur Club

Enter the world of The Ostend Preneur Club, where passion for business and love of Ostend merge. 

As a new proud partner of FFO, the collective of twenty local entrepreneurs invites you to pay them a visit. Experience the vibrant energy of these special hotspots and make your festival experience even more unforgettable.

Les Cabanes d'Ostende - Et Alors - Cultuurcafé De Grote Post - LILY - Glowball Films - Nikae - Icons - C-Hotels - Olivier Willems - Café du Parc - Achiel Primeurs - Ferm - Marina - Design Oostende - Jeune Premier - The Skin Company - Villa Ostinato - Manuscript - Kabine - Menz