Things to see and do - Amersfoort
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Amersfoort Travel guide
Amersfoort : Michelin's recommendations
Located in the Gelder valley at the confluence of two waterways which form the Eem, Amersfoort is a town with a melancholy charm, surrounded by woods and heathland. Nestling in its double ring of canals, it has preserved its medieval character. The centre is listed as a "heritage town". Amersfoort also has a modern district in a wonderful architectural style: the Kattenbroek . The hills of the Utrechtse Heuvelrug , to the south, are old moraines from a Scandinavian glacier.
Tourist attractions Amersfoort : Things to see and do
Groenmarkt NL - 3818 Amersfoort
On the corner formed by Groenmarkt and the nearby Appelmarkt Square, there are several charming old houses that have been restored.
NL - 3818 Amersfoort
This beautiful Gothic tower from the 15C is 100 metres high and is the former belfry of a church destroyed in 1787. It is situated in a large, quiet square: Lieve Vrouwekerkhof (flower market every Friday morning). Built in brick, the tower is surmou..
NL - 3818 Amersfoort
These famous "rampart houses" built on or backing on to the first of the town's perimeter walls, have come to be a symbol of the town. They date back to the 15C. From Havik, taking the Bloemendalse Binnenpoort you'll see lovely muurhuizen b..
Lieve Vrouwestraat 12 NL - 3811 BR Amersfoort
Hotel Keistad is set at one of Amersfoort’s historic squares, next to the Lieve Vrouwe Tower. It boasts an Italian cuisine restaurant, in-room breakfast and classic rooms with free wired internet access. The basic-furnished rooms have box-spring bed..
Coninckstraat 15 NL - 3811 WD Amersfoort
This monumental 17th century residence in the historical heart of Amersfoort offers tasteful guest rooms and an excellent base in the city centre. Free WiFi is offered in all areas. Hotel de Tabaksplant offers a variety of comfort rooms and luxury a..
Kleine Koppel 11 NL - 3812 PG Amersfoort
Prix Prices from : 60 €
Hotelschip Vita Nova offers boat cabins in a characteristic houseboat, 650 metres from Amersfoort’s historic centre. It comes with free Wi-Fi and a communal living room with flat-screen TV. Guests can enjoy the sun and surroundings at the boat’s upp..
Stationsstraat 75 NL - 3811 MH Amersfoort
Kleine Koppel 3 NL - 3812 PG Amersfoort
Extremely original spot due to its unexpected designer-style barge location and personalised, subtle cuisine that features a number of avant-garde touches. Deck terrace.
Utrechtseweg 42 NL - 3818 EM Amersfoort
Restaurant reputed for its modern menu, fine wine list and fashionable interior decor. Modern art exhibitions.
Krommestraat 49 NL - 3811 CB Amersfoort
In the modern and stylish Blok's you will find creative dishes at unbeatable prices. The emphasis is on quality produce, transformed into delicious and flamboyant combinations. The menu is not extensive but offers flavours aplenty.
Utrechtseweg 225 NL - 3818 EG Amersfoort
Grote Koppel 16 NL - 3813 AA Amersfoort
Attractive and trendy restaurant-wine bar with open kitchen for a contemporary and tasteful dinner. Lovely wine list. Carpark on the other side of the Eem.