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Maaseik Travel guide
Maaseik : Michelin's recommendations
Maaseik lies on the banks of the River Meuse, at the northeastern edge of the Limburg Kempen region, and is believed to be the birthplace of the Van Eyck brothers, Jan and Hubert. It retains some traces of its ramparts, built under Louis XIV in 1672.
Tourist attractions Maaseik : Things to see and do
Kerplein B - 3680 Maaseik
The vestry of this 19C church houses a fine treasury containing items mainly from the old Aldeneik Abbey. Note St Harlinde's 8C gospel book, thought to be the oldest book in Belgium, and a 10C silver-gilt reliquary.
Grote-Markt B - 3680 Maaseik
This vast square is lined with lime trees and 17C-18C houses whose narrow windows often have small lead-adorned panes. The north side Town Hall is housed in an 18C mansion. Note the statue of the Van Eyck brothers in the centre.
Lekkerstraat 5 B - 3680 Maaseik
The Museactron houses three museums: the Regional Archaeology Museum , covering the region's archaeology and the town's history (Prehistoric, Roman and Medieval objects), Belgium's oldest chemist's , where the atmosphere of the past has been faith..
Venlosesteenweg 7 B - 3680 Maaseik
Hotel De Maaskant is just 400 metres away from the lively restaurant and bar area at Maaseik market square. It offers neat rooms with free Wi-Fi and flat-screen TVs. The rooms at De Maaskant feature parquet floors, warm colours and a work desk. They..
Bosstraat 84 B - 3680 Maaseik
Set in an old sewing factory, Foodbar & Hotel Atelier 84 offers modern rooms with an individual décor and free Wi-Fi. It is just 300 metres from the market square. Rooms at Hotel & Foodbar Atelier 84 come with box spring beds and a flat-screen TV. T..
Markt 48 B - 3680 Maaseik
Hotel Van Eyk is a historic 4-star hotel, situated on the central square of Maaseik. Feel like a V.I.P. in the luxurious rooms and have an extensive breakfast in the morning. The hotel offers charming rooms which are elegantly appointed. Each rooms ..
Markt 20 B - 3680 Maaseik
Young chef John van Leerzem focuses on ingredients, and his delicious original creations showcase his expertise and simple style. À la carte selections can be combined on several of the fixed-price menus.
Willibrordusweg 5 B - 3680 Maaseik
New villa appreciated for its modern cooking, in the middle of the picturesque Aldeneik, near the Dutch border. Summer terrace.
Markt 19 B - 3680 Maaseik
A pleasant restaurant on the Grand Place alongside the statues of the region's Van Eyck brothers. A daily set menu composed of market produce.
Kapelweg 60 B - 3680 Maaseik
A chic decor (with a veranda) and decidedly contemporary cuisine. The surprise menu is a must for the most daring! Selection of international wines.
Markt 48 B - 3680 Maaseik