Roermond is a true Dutch gem whose unique location, imitable atmosphere and attractive architectural array is sure to seduce visitors. Due to its equidistant location between Germany and Belgium, the town boasts a cosmopolitan culture that influences both the food and the historic monuments. Famed for its sophisticated shopping opportunities, Roermond thrives with designer boutiques and stylish souvenir shops, all of which add an edge of glamour to the town. Natural splendour is in close proximity with the luscious Lake District being a stone’s throw away. Whether you want to relax, revitalise or run around in search of cultural pursuits, Roermond offers a holistic spectrum of holiday activities.
Holland’s equivalent to the Lake District resides only a short distance from the remarkable town of Roermond. In the visionary and verdant recreation ground known as Maasplassen, luscious lakes neighbour undulating hills and vast and verdant expanses. With its smattering of sandy beaches and picturesque picnic spots, Maasplassen is the ultimate recreation ground. Those seeking adrenaline fuelled adventures will delight in the impressive portfolio of water sports on offer while the riverside restaurants prove perfect places to relax.
Roermond boasts a varied and venerated cultural offering in the form of Cuypershuis, an airy and artfully lit exhibition space in which classic and contemporary art coexist. Collections honour painting pioneers of the past while also paying homage to emerging artists who draw inspiration from the scenic surroundings of the region.
Enjoy a dynamic and dazzling dining experience in one of the city’s most revered restaurants; De Gelegenheid is an exquisite eatery whose emphasis is focused on creative ingredient combinations and perfect presentation. A surprise menu amalgamates the most seasonally sublime ingredients in order to pleasure the palate and tantalise the taste-buds; this dynamic diner is an ideal place for creative epicureans craving something a little different. (Brugstraat 6, 6041ER, Roermond, the Netherlands)