Genk is a friendly and picturesque city located on the Albert Canal in the scenic Belgian province of Limburg. The city is ideally situated for both leisure and business, as it sits on the edge of the expansive Hoge Kempen National Park and is home to the Ford Motor Company. Football fans will no doubt want to check out the popular home club KRC Genk, considered one of Belgium’s top clubs.
- City Centre Genk
- Bokrijk Open Air Museum
- De Maten Nature Reserve
- Play a round at the 18-hole Spiegelven golf course
- Catch a concert in a converted coalmine at C-mine Cultuurcentrum
- Get close to the stars at the planetarium at the Cosmodrome
Getting There & Around
The closest major airport to Genk is Maastricht Aachen Airport, about 20 km away. Car hire services are available at the airport. Liège Airport is about 37 km away and also services international flights. Genk also has a railway station with train service to Antwerp and throughout Belgium.
There are many areas in Genk that are great for strolling and bicycling, There are bicycle hires available in town which is known for its progressively “green” qualities.
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20 hotels in Genk
Offering a good location, Hotel Ecu with comfortable accommodation and excellent services welcomes all types of holidaymakers for a pleasant and tranquil stay. GeneralThe hotel offers a... More
Presenting comfortable accommodation in a cosy, family-like atmosphere, the Radisson Blu Hotel Hasselt is an ideal place to reside for both business as well as leisure travellers. GeneralThe... More
Offering a favourable location and relaxing atmosphere, this attractive property is the right choice of accommodation, while visiting Genk. GeneralThe hotel offers an exclusive boardroom and 4... More
Urbane travellers looking to explore this bustling Belgium city find suitable base at the conveniently set and stylish accommodations of Carbon Hotel Genk. This modern Genk hotel is located... More
Nestled in a lush environment, the Golden Tulip Apple Park Maastricht with its elegant accommodation units and excellent facilities allows you to get the most out of your stay in Maastricht. ... More
Being an ideal place in the city of Maastricht, this hotel offers a warm welcome, pleasant ambience and convenient facilities to make your stay a memorable one. GeneralThe hotel comprises 9... More
Experience the comfortable accommodation blended with a warm hospitality and unsurpassed service at the Derlon Hotel Maastricht. GeneralDuring leisure, you can explore the city and its attractions... More
Fletcher Hotel Restaurant De Geulvallei Houthem St Gerlach is situated in the famous Geul valley, close to the beautiful Ingendael nature reserve. The hotel itself has a rich history, and is housed... More
The friendly service and quality accommodation makes the Holiday Inn Express Hasselt an ideal place in a most convenient city of Hasselt. GeneralHoliday Inn Express Hasselt offers professional... More