Discover Roermond


Travelling to the Netherlands?

The picturesque municipality of Roermond is situated on the south-eastern part of the Netherlands, surrounded by beauty and seeped in culture with some of the best shopping and river-side restaurants on its doorstep.

Experience the Burgundian lifestyle that Limburg is known for. See how the old mixes with the new, in true Limburg style.

Roermond's centuries of history have shaped the city into what we know it as today. With its postcard-worthy streets, beautiful traditional houses and iconic Dutch architecture, this city is definitely worth a visit. Besides a rich history, Roermond is also known as Europe's best destination for Outlet shopping. From water sports on the Maasplassen, to fantastic gastronomy, there's plenty to see and do during your next visit. 

Where to stay | Where to eat & drink | Things to do | Where to shop
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Where should you stay in Roermond? 

Make the most of your visit to Roermond with the 'Bars & Stripes' package' at the Arresthuis! This package combines a wonderful stay with a delicious 5-course dinner at Damianz and a VIP Voucher for the Designer Outlet Centre. You will also have free use of the fitness and sauna facilities, free parking right in the centre of Roermond and you will be spoilt with a luxury à la carte breakfast the next morning. Available from €152.50 p.p.
To book a stay, click here: 'Bars & Stripes'

Staying overnight just 5 minutes from the Designer Outlet in Roermond? Then book the '2-day Shopping Package' at Hotel Dux. Enjoy an overnight stay in a luxury room with a full breakfast and also receive a discount voucher in the great shopping centre! Available from €89.50 p.p.
To book a stay, click here: '2-day Shopping Package'

The Grand Hotel Valies with its stylish art-deco interior is the perfect base for your city-and/or shopping-trip. Book the 'Designer Outlet Package' and stay 1 night at Grand Hotel Valies, receive a free Limburg Card or vouchers from WeareRoermond, a bottle of cava in your room on arrival and a luxury breakfast for 2. Available from €69.50 p.p.
To book a stay, click here: 'Designer Outlet Package'
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Where should you eat in Roermond?

Whether you are looking for a relaxed lunch or a fine-dining experience, Roermond has an abundance of fantastic dining options. Mr Sammi's welcomes you to its trendy bistro bar for a delicious lunch, dinner or great cocktail. Enjoy a wide range of fresh seafood in style, or one of the many vegetarian and vegan options. 

Is the weather nice? Then go to Strandbar Bruis and IJsalon Clevers, beautifully situated by the water, and enjoy the view.

Housed in an old factory on the edge of the historic town centre of Roermond, Michelin-starred Restaurant One is the place to be for a true fine-dining experience. The historic building has been transformed into one of the best-rated restaurants in the area. Indulge yourself with one of the 6-8 course menus, loved by locals and tourists alike, or choose a delicious dish from the a la carte menu. Whatever you choose, we recommend you start your meal with one of Bethany's signature cocktails.

Restaurant Het Gerecht is also a tip for those who like it warm, intimate and personal. French cuisine with worldly flavours. But there is also a nice wine list. Owners Cederik and Ellis have recently started their own wine and gin.  
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Things to do in Roermond 

Visit the beaches and waters of the Maasplassen, the largest contiguous water area in the Netherlands and a true Mecca for all water sports enthusiasts. From a canal cruise to windsurfing, and everything in between, Area X is the ideal location to enjoy a wide range of outdoor activities. With beautiful beaches and lively beach bars, this is one of the places not to be missed. 

Something more relaxed? Take a boat trip on the Maas and the Maasplassen. Don't have a boat of your own? No problem! Rent a sloop here

Then it's time for a healthy dose of culture. Roermond is in fact the birthplace of Dr. Pierre Cuypers, a renowned architect who worked on the Rijsmuseum, among other things. He died 100 years ago in 2021. 
His life and work will be celebrated with a special Cuypers walk - on sale at the VVV tourist information office or via the webshop - and a permanent exhibition in the Cuypershuis, his old workshop and home.

Prefer to go into nature? Discover the Limburg Big Five!
The five breathtaking nature areas that need no filter on your photos. All the information you need can be found here
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Local delicacies

If you are looking for local products we recommend Deli-Verte, cheese stores Nizet Kaas and ’t Keesheukske or the authentic Notenwinkel at the Munsterplein. For high quality chocolate the innercity of Roermond offers Rousseau chocolade and Chocolaterie Albèrt.

Experience shopping the Dutch way at the weekly markets in the Innercity of Roermond. From vegetables and fruit, regional products to antiques, shopping at the markets is an experience that can’t be missed. Markets are held on Wednesday and Saturday at different locations throughout the city, discover the schedule on the We Are Roermond website.  

 

Discover the hotspots of Limburg


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Discover the Limburg Hotspots

Designer Outlet Roermond is located in the region of North and Central Limburg. This region has a lot to offer. The variety in the surrounding nature and water sports areas offer the possibility of various outdoor activities. In addition, cultural cities like Roermond, Weert and Venray value hospitality. From Michelin-starred restaurants to cosy bistros on a culinary level, this region is richly endowed.

Would you like to get to know the region extensively? Then there are more than enough accommodation options. How about sleeping in a real castle or spending the night in a wooden house on the water? Or waking up at the largest water sports area in the Netherlands? There are options in the region for every guest who wants a special overnight stay.

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Staying overnight in the region 

Besides all there is to see and experience in North and Central Limburg, it is also nice to take a break here. Stay with your partner, family or friends in one of the luxury hotels or cosy B&Bs in the region. Go camping in a tent or luxury mobile home on a campsite or choose a cosy cottage at one of the many bungalow parks. But you can also spend the night at special locations. These accommodations are just that little bit different and have that little bit more to offer. Take some time for yourself to discover North and Central Limburg and choose your favourite accommodation.

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Culinary Limburg 

Limburgers have a heart for good food and drink. Eating out in Limburg means enjoying in one of the many renowned restaurants, cosy pubs, lunchrooms and brasseries. In the Michelin-starred restaurants, top chefs prepare the most delicious dishes with typical Limburg products such as asparagus, syrup and mustard. But Limburg is also the place to be for a quick snack. While cycling or walking, enjoy a cup of coffee with Limburg flan or finish your shopping with a refreshing beer or a good glass of wine. There are terraces at the most beautiful locations where you can eat and drink something. Limburg's hospitality can be found everywhere.

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Cycling routes in Limburg

The flat North and Central Limburg landscape is ideal for cycling. You can cycle through the wooded countryside, along the wetlands around the Meuse and through typical Limburg villages. The cycle route network in Limburg therefore scores no less than 4.5* according to the quality monitor of the bicycle platform.

Cycling route planner

There are plenty of themed cycling routes available for you to discover the region by bike, but you can also create your own cycling, gravel or MTB route using the route planner. You can create a route quickly and easily by connecting cycle junctions. The created route can then be printed or downloaded. All cycling junctions in North and Central Limburg are also on the cycling junction map, available from one of the VVV branches or via the webshop.

Cycling holiday

During your multi-day cycling holiday, discover typical Limburg villages and towns or castles and country houses from times long gone. Take one of the many foot and cycle ferries as you cross the Meuse to discover both Dutch and Belgian Limburg. Are you really a nature lover? Then the cycling holiday through Limburg's Big Five is particularly recommended.




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Hiking 

Hiking routes in Limburg

In Limburg, there are lots of places where you can have a great time. For instance in the five vast nature reserves known as the Limburg Big Five; Grenspark~Kempenbroek, Rivierpark Maasvallei, National Park De Meinweg, National Park De Groote Peel and the Leudal.

But also in Grenspark Maas-Schalm-Nette and the young nature reserve Maaspark Ooijen-Wanssum every hiker will find what they are looking for.

Hiking route planner

There are various themed walks available to help you discover the region, but you can also put together your own walks using the route planner. You can create a route quickly and easily by connecting nodes. You can then print out or download the created route. For all walking routes, walking maps and more walking information, please visit the VVV branches and the Hart van Limburg webshop.



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Attractions and museums

Fancy a nice active day out? Are you looking for fun and exciting attractions or a visit to a museum? How about gaming in a VR room or an outdoor show? Check out the list of attractions and museums here. North and Central Limburg has a very rich and cultural heritage. There are beautiful windmills and well-maintained castles, fortresses and manor houses all over the region. You will also find many beautiful churches, basilicas, cathedrals and unique chapels and wayside shrines. These sights are almost all accessible free of charge.

Acheo Route Limburg

The Acheo Route Limburg consists of various archaeological sites spread throughout the province. At each site, you bring an archaeologist to life via the Archeo Route Limburg App (iOS and Google). He will tell you all about the history of that site. At the Archeo Route Limburg locations, you will experience the story surrounding the site in an exciting and educational way. This really takes you back in time. Here, you stand eye-to-eye with our archaeologist, who takes you to the stories behind the finds at that location. What happened here and what does this excavation teach us about the past?




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