Things to see and do - Hoorn
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Hoorn : Michelin's recommendations
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..
Breed 23 NL - 1621 KA Hoorn
This family-run hotel is located on one of the main shopping streets in the centre of Hoorn and offers rooms with retro-style décor and free Wi-Fi. De Posthoorn has a roof terrace and is only 550 metres from Hoorn Railway Station. Hotel De Posthoorn..
Breed 31-33 NL - 1621 KA Hoorn
Prix Prices from : 70 €
De Keizerskroon is located in the heart of the historic centre of Hoorn. Set in an old town mansion, it features modern rooms with private bathrooms and free Wi-Fi. The rooms are decorated with design furnishings and feature flat-screen TVs. There i..
Westfriese Parkweg 1 NL - 1625 MA Hoorn
Prix Prices from : 69 €
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 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
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.