Things to see and do - Hoorn
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Hoorn Travel guide
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Located beside the IJsselmeer, opposite the future polder of Markerwaard, Hoorn is one of the most typical ports on the old Zuiderzee, mainly devoted now to boating for pleasure. It is also a busy trading centre.
Tourist attractions Hoorn : Things to see and do
NL - 1621 Hoorn
This is the original heart of the town. Among the successive old façades, many are decorated with fine stone carvings, most of which are connected with sailing.
Rode Steen NL - 1621 Hoorn
This picturesque square is overlooked by the Museum of Western Friesland and by the public weighstation. It owes its name to the blood which frequently flowed during public executions (Rode Steen = red stone). To the center, you will notice a statue ..
Veermanskade NL - 1621 Hoorn
This quay is lined with a fine collection of restored houses. For the most part old merchants' houses, they have façades typical of Hoorn with carved wooden pillars. Some, which have fine stones on their façades, are topped with stepped or bell-shape..
Kleine Oost 5 NL - 1621 GR Hoorn
De Magneet is located along the harbor of Hoorn, within walking distance of the city centre. The hotel has a private parking and an intimate café. The train station is a 13-minute walk away and offers connections to Amsterdam, Schiphol Airport and T..
Kleine noord 53 - 55 NL - 1621 JE Hoorn
Petit Nord is located in the centre of Hoorn, 200 metres from the train station which brings you to Amsterdam Central Station is 30 minutes. There are 2 Asian restaurants. The rooms have a seating area, luxury box-spring bedding and free Wi-Fi acces..
Westfriese Parkweg 1 NL - 1625 MA Hoorn
Van der Valk Hotel Hoorn is located next to motorway A7 and offers accommodations with free WiFi. Alkmaar is 24 km away. Each air conditioned room will provide you with a seating area, a coffee machine and a refrigerator. The private bathroom is fit..
Oude Doelenkade 7 NL - 1621 BH Hoorn
Boats bob gently up and down outside the door but the real spectacle is to be found indoors. Take a seat in this pleasant, rather modern restaurant and enjoy traditional dishes prepared by top chef Lucas Rive. Creative combinations and subtle touches..
Schuijteskade 5 NL - 1621 DE Hoorn
Kleine Noord 53 NL - 1621 JE Hoorn
Asian restaurant with a modern atmosphere serving an appetising menu of Chinese, Thai and Japanese cuisine. Run by the new generation (Madame Cheung's daughter and son-in-law).
Oude Doelenkade 5 NL - 1621 BH Hoorn
An old house with a modern décor across from the Binnenhaven. The chef is fond of exotic spices. The proprietress is an oenologist. Mini cruises available upon request.