ROERMOND & SURROUNDINGS
Roermond, a beautiful city with a rich history that can still be admired today. A city embraced by many rivers like ‘Maas’, ‘Roer’ and ‘Swalm’, centrally situated within the ‘Euregio Rijn-Maas-Noord. Both Germany and Belgium are only 10 miles away from Roermond.
The shops in the cosy city centre are open 7 days a week. One of the largest Designer Outlet Centres in Europe, is located near the centre of Roermond and is open 363 days a year.
Roermond is surrounded by woods, fields, meadows and farmland. The scenic countryside of Midden-Limburg is a must, if you like to go for walks or are a bicycle enthusiast. You can enjoy everything the area has to offer and will be shown the splendour of parks like ‘de Meinweg’, ‘het Swalmdal’, ‘het Leudal’ and ‘de Beegderheide’ along carefully laid out routes. The nature parks with protected fauna and flora are located at bicycle distance from the city. This region has been designated as a valuable culture landscape.
Roermond and its surroundings offers one of the largest water sports and recreational areas of the Netherlands. Whether you like to be active in the water or would rather be on it in a boat, the area has something for everyone. For your convenience there is a jetty adjacent to the Hotel Dux where you can board a sightseeing boat.
In terms of culture, the city has a lot to offer and has something for everyone. In addition to a rich club life Roermond has; Theatre ‘de Oranjerie’, the ‘Centre for the Arts’, ‘Het Historiehuis’ and ‘het Cuypershuis’ to name only a few. Famous architect Pierre Cuypers (1827-1921) who designed for example the ‘Rijksmuseum’ in Amsterdam, was born in Roermond. He left a legacy of beautiful buildings which have all been restored and are well worth a visit.