Resort Maastricht is located near the border with Belgium, on the green Limburg hill the Dousberg next to one of the most beautiful golf courses of the Netherlands. Yet, the resort is very close to the vibrant centre of Maastricht. A 10 minutes bicycle ride from your holiday home takes you to the Vrijthof. The touristic places Gulpen and Valkenburg are situated east of Maastricht.
It is obviously also possible to choose for a daytrip to Germany or Belgium. The beautiful city of Liège (with more than 25 museums) is only half an hour drive away. Or choose to visit Hasselt and the Cathedral of Aachen, the magnificent cathedral in the atmospheric German city. The environment of Maastricht may actually be the most beautiful one of the Netherlands for hikers and cyclists. The hilly landscape and the green hills of Limburg form the decor of a delightful day in the beautiful nature. There are numerous different routes, both for the recreational visitor and for the experienced athlete.
Maastricht is bursting of attractions. You may think about the Helpoort, the Bonnefanten museum, the St. Servaas basilica, Fort St. Pieter, the amazing City Park and fifteen castles and mansions. Not in the mood to walk? Discover Maastricht while floating on the water. Maastricht and South Limburg: an amazing piece of holiday feeling abroad in the Netherlands.
This is how far the drive is from Resort Maastricht:
Centre Maastricht – 10 minutes (bicycle)
Valkenburg – 22 minutes
Gulpen – 26 minutes
Hasselt – 26 minutes
Luik – 30 minutes
Aken – 36 minutes
Brussel – 72 minutes
Resort Maastricht is located on the Dousberg. An interesting place historically speaking because the remains of people and mammoths from the Mid-Palaeolithic era (140,000 to 40,000 years ago) were found west of the Dousberg. In terms of facilities, the Dousberg has a beautiful golfing complex, ski run and health & racket club.