Heerlen, a city in the southeast of the Netherlands, forms a part of Parkstad Limburg. It is known for being at the heart of the coal mining industry in the late 19th century and is famous for being home to the Glaspaleis (Glass Palace).
- Heerlen's Glaspaleis
- Nederlands Mijnmuseum
- Castle of Hoensbroek
- Take a walk on the Brunssummerheide
- Catch a performance at the Theatre Heerlen
- Browse the stores of the Woonboulevard
Heerlen enjoys a moderate maritime climate. Summers are cool, with temperatures reaching average highs of 22ºC, while winters are mild, with temperatures reaching average lows of 0ºC. Precipitation reaches its highest levels in November and December.
Getting There & Around
Maastricht-Aachen Airport is Heerlen’s nearest airport, located just 16 km away from the city centre. Tourists can also choose to fly into Eindhoven Airport, as from here they can take a bus and then train to the city. The international airports of Brussels, Amsterdam and Dusseldorf are around three hours away from the city by car; rental cars can be found at all three of these airports.
Tourists can easily get around the city by bus or train. The use of a rental car is convenient for those wishing to explore the outskirts of town. The city centre can easily be explored by bike or on foot.
37 hotels in Heerlen, NL
Providing excellent accommodation and modern facilities, the Tulip Inn Heerlen City Centre is a wonderful property that has been completely designed to meet the needs of the most discerning... More
Assuring comfortable accommodation blended with quality service, this hotel makes you to enjoy all the privileges for an unforgettable stay. GeneralThis hotel offers well-equipped meeting rooms... More
Offering comfortable accommodation and outstanding personal service, Mercure Hotel Aachen Am Dom provides an atmosphere of being at home, while away from home. GeneralFeaturing excellent meeting... 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
Featuring a marvellous location and a relaxed friendly atmosphere, the Novotel Aachen City, which offers the perfect blend of charm and elegance, is an ideal spot for an enjoyable vacation. ... More
Offering comfortable accommodation and quality services, this property is the perfect base for you to reside whether you are in Maastricht for business or pleasure. GeneralThe hotel offers... 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
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
Fletcher Hotel-Restaurant Kasteel Erenstein welcomes discerning holidaymakers in this side of Netherlands to plush spaces housed in a restored 14th-century castle, on the edge of Anstel Valley.... More