Enjoy the best activities 
in and around Maastricht

Enjoy the best activities
in and around Maastricht

Activities in and around Maastricht

  • Many activities for young and old
  • The best activities in and around Maastricht
  • Extensive facilities at Dormio Resort Maastricht

Maastricht is well known for its Limburg hospitality and local delicacies. You can take part in all kinds of great activities in the beautiful surroundings during your stay at Dormio Resort Maastricht. View our tips for the best activities in Maastricht below!

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Play golf on one of the highest golf courses

Are you a golf enthusiast? Our resort is surrounded by the 27-hole golf course of International Golf Maastricht, one of the highest golf courses in the Netherlands. The golf course is on both Dutch and Belgian soil and offers great views of the beautiful woodlands, lanes and meadows. A great activity for young and old!

And in addition to this, it is only a 35-minute drive from our resort to the 45-hole golf course of Golf Henri Chapelle. This golf course is situated in the middle of the Belgian Ardennes, on the beautiful green hills.

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Explore the underground cave and tunnel system in Maastricht

Do you like a bit of excitement? Explore Maastricht Underground. This underground cave and tunnel system was dug by human hands and served as a shelter during the war. It had a sick bay, a bakery, a chapel and wells. You can now explore the tunnels - which feature many carved drawings and unique charcoal scenes - with a guide. You can explore the caves on foot, but you can also go on a Bike or scooter. There is a special Kids’ Cave Tour for children. Perhaps this is all a bit too exciting for you? Visit the above-ground Fort St Pieter!

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Sample local Limburg wines during a wine tour while you are on holiday in Maastricht

Go on a wine trip and sample local quality wines

Are you a wine lover? Go on a wine trip during your stay at our resort! The wine regions in Limburg and surroundings have developed into a successful wine production area with delicious quality wines. During your wine trip you will visit different wineries in the area and learn more about the process of wine production. Of course you can also sample the superb quality wines during this flavoursome activity. You can go on your wine trip on foot, by Bike, by car, by bus or even by hot-air balloon. Cheers!

Explore the beautiful Limburg hills

Visit the unique Three-Country Point in Vaals, which is only a 35-minute drive from our resort. Climb one of the viewing towers and enjoy unique views of the Netherlands, Belgium and Germany, or find your way in the labyrinth.

We would also certainly recommend exploring the impressive surroundings by bike during your stay at our resort. Have you not brought your bike? No problem! You can rent a bike or e-bike at Bike Rental Dousberg at our resort. At the reception desk and the bike rent shop we will be happy to give you tips about the most beautiful bike rides and places to visit in this lovely area.

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Enjoy Maastricht from the water

You can explore the beautiful surroundings of Maastricht on foot or by Bike, but of course you can also do so from the water! Get into a kayak and go along the beautiful river section of Grensmaas, which will take you through a stunning nature conservation area. Or Rent a dingy and cruise along the River Maas through the vibrant city centre of Maastricht and under St Servaas Bridge. Would you like to combine cruising along the water with enjoying the bon-vivant lifestyle of Maastricht? Join a Drinks or Dinner Cruise!

Go on a boat trip on the River Maas and enjoy the good life during your stay in Maastricht

Visit the best events in the vibrant city centre of Maastricht

Every year, a number of great activities and events for young and old are organised in the vibrant city centre of Maastricht. Do you like culture and the arts, or do you prefer sports events? In Maastricht, there is something to suit everyone! For example, enjoy the traditional summer evening concerts of André Rieu on Vrijthof, explore the magical winter wonderland of Magisch Maastricht in December, visit the annual Maastricht carnival, “Vastelaovend in Mestreech”, or go to one of the other excellent events in Maastricht!

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Enjoy the best parks for the whole family

There are many family-friendly parks in the area that are certainly worth a visit! We would recommend a visit to GaiaZOO with the whole family. It has been named best zoo of the Benelux three times. Families with small children are put under a spell at Plopsa Indoor in Hasselt or at Kinderstad Heerlen. Both are indoor parks and are only half an hour by car from the resort. A perfect activity when you get a day when the weather is not so good!

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Explore the rich history of Maastricht

The city of Maastricht is well known for its rich history and beautiful historic buildings. Visit the treasure chamber in the Basilica of Our Lady, with an impressive collection of sculptures, paintings, engravings and much more. Or admire the traditional and modern art with amazing light effects in the Intimate Museum on Vrijthof! Visit the famous Bonnefantenmuseum or the interesting War Museum.

Explore the rich history of Maastricht during your stay in South Limburg

Visit impressive Hoensbroek Castle

In South Limburg you will find one of the most remarkable and best-preserved castles in Europe: Hoensbroek Castle! In 2022, ANWB (the Royal Dutch Touring Club) even named Hoensbroek Castle the most beautiful castle in the Netherlands. This beautiful castle is situated just outside Heerlen and will make a great impression on both young and old. Witness unique adventures from the past in this large stronghold with more than 40 rooms! Admire the beautiful ballroom, climb the Mediaeval tower, visit the old dungeon and find the secret chamber. A visit to Hoensbroek Castle during your stay at Dormio Resort Maastricht is highly recommended!

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Enjoy a wonderful stay at Dormio Resort Maastricht

You can enjoy all kinds of great activities in the vicinity of Dormio Resort Maastricht, but you can also have a great time using the extensive facilities at our resort. Go for a swim in the swimming-pool or visit one of the bars and restaurants at the resort. Our youngest guests are welcome at the Mio Kids Club during weekends, school holidays and national holidays. We also organise great activities for teenagers and adults on public holidays and during the holiday periods. Enjoy a wonderful stay and make the most of all the activities at Dormio Resort Maastricht!

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