Shopping centres in and around Maastricht
Limburg is a popular shopping destination, and that's no surprise. The province is home to the most famous outlet centres in the Netherlands and Belgium. In Roermond, the Designer Outlet is just a stone's throw away from the historic city centre. Maasmechelen Village, in Belgian Limburg, is a designer outlet centre and just a short thirty-minute drive from Maastricht. Maastricht is also a city where shopaholics will find themselves in heaven. The city centre is very compact, which is great for spending an afternoon shopping. With beautiful departments stores and two large shopping centres featuring top brands, the city centre of Maastricht is a shopper's delight!
First head to Mosae Forum, a vibrant shopping centre situated in the very heart of Maastricht. This shopping centre is located next to the Meuse and has its own spacious underground car park. If you follow the Meuse towards Markt square, you'll see Mosae Forum shopping centre rise up in front of you.
At Mosae Forum you can find brands such as Sissy Boy, Esprit, H&M, Van Haren, and S. Oliver. In the vaulted cellar of the shopping centre is caterer Saveurs, famous for its range of regional products. Mosae Forum also organizes various events throughout the year, such as the summer festival along the Meuse and a magical Christmas concert to turn your day of shopping into a special occasion.
With approximately 20 shops, Mosae Forum is the ideal start to a day of shopping in Maastricht. And if you need a break, there are plenty of cafés where you can sit down for lunch. There are many cosy cafés on the nearby Markt square where you can complete your perfect day of shopping in Maastricht. The underground car park has 1,150 parking spaces, so that you can easily load all your shopping into the car and continue exploring the city!
Near to Vrijthof square and Markt square is the Entre Deux shopping centre where you'll find ZARA, Mango Men, New Yorker, Bershka, and Men at Work. As the name suggests, the shopping centre has two entrances, one located on the side of Markt square and the other entrance located at the side of Vrijthof square. The historic Dominicanenkerk (Dominican church) is also located next to Entre Deux making shopping here a special experience. This former church houses the phenomenal Dominicanen bookshop, named the ‘most beautiful bookshop in the world’ by The Guardian in 2008.
The closest car park is located under Vrijthof square, so that it's just a minute's walk before you can start exploring the shops at Entre Deux. You will find the best tips for parking here. If you want to read more about the opening hours of Entre Deux and Mosae Forum or tips about parking, then see this page for up-to-date information which will ensure that you have a smooth day of shopping in Maastricht. Here we also inform you about extra busy days, such as public holidays.
Designer Outlet in Roermond
Located just under 50 km from Maastricht is the Designer Outlet in Roermond, located in a former barracks. The official name of this large outlet centre is McArthurGlen Designer Outlet Roermond. With about 200 international designer brands and located next to city centre of Roermond, this is the place to be if you love shopping. Spoil yourself with brands such as Ralph Lauren, Dolce & Gabbana, Levi’s, and Adidas.
You can always take a break and sit down to enjoy something to eat and drink in one of the many restaurants and cafés in the centre. There is even a playground to keep the little ones entertained. The Designer Outlet in Roermond is a perfect day out for the entire family. You can reach Roermond quickly from Maastricht with public transport or by car.
If you'd like to spend a day shopping across the border, then Maasmechelen Village is definitely worth a visit. This outlet centre is located in Maasmechelen, just across the border near Maastricht. Here you'll find top brands such as Tommy Hilfiger, Armani, Michael Kors, Max Mara, and so much more. It's luxury for less!
In this partially covered outlet centre, you feel as if you're in a shopping village with quaint, winding streets that cross one another and meet up again further on. With hundreds of designer brands, Maasmechelen Village is a tourist attraction for shopaholics from the entire region of South Limburg. Located just a thirty-minute drive from Maastricht, this is the perfect place for extending your visit to the capital of Limburg.