Hasselt, a beautiful and historic city, on the Demer River was founded in the 7th century.
The city’s car free zone centre “The Green Boulevard” features the "Grote Markt" and the oldest buildings like the 11th century St. Quentin Cathedral sharing the skyline with the modern towers of the “TT-wijk”.
Quaint shops line the Demerstraat and Koning Albertstraat streets, while the more exclusive shops on Kapelstraat and Hoogstraat will definitely take your American Express.
- The Ethias Arena
- Herkenrode Abbey refuge house
- Virga Jesse Basilica
- Enjoy alternate music at the Yearly Pukkelpop festival.
- The beautiful Japanese garden is great for walks
- Fashionists can enjoy regular themed expositions at the fashion Museum.
Getting There & Around
The area is serviced by numerous airports all within an hour’s commute including Maastricht Aachen, Brussels, Liège, Antwerp, and Düsseldorf
The Hasselt railway station offers several daily connections to major Belgian cities, however there are no high-speed trains.
Both tourists and residents travel free on the inner city busses (H-lijn). The out of town busses, or Red lines, are free only for residents of Hasselt.
European route E313 (Antwerp-Liège) and the European route E314 (Brussels-Aachen) serves auto travellers.
Explore Hasselt by location
9 hotels in Hasselt
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
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
Offering comfortable accommodation, warm hospitality and an excellent service, this traditionally styled property is an ideal place to reside as well as to explore the attractions of the city. ... More
Boasting a premier location in Lanaken, which is one of the most beautiful spots of the province Belgisch Limburg, the Eurotel Lanaken peroviding all the facilities and quality accommodation for... More
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
Tourists seeking to explore the western side of Belgium find ideal base at the contemporary accommodations of Eburon Tongeren. Travellers at this hip hotel can discover the scenic Basilique... 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
Hotel de Barrier Houthalen invites sophisticated travellers to a stylish retreat equipped with a heliport, event venues and tastefully appointed accommodations set in well-maintained estate in... More