Situated in the east of the Netherlands, Nijmegen has lovely museums, great points of interest, excellent shopping and is rich in cultural heritage. Discover Nijmegen!

Looking for a nice weekend away with your partner or the kids? Nijmegen is the place to go. You'll find everything you need for a great stay: museums, castles, child-friendly attractions and streets lined with lovely shops.

Nijmegen claims to be the oldest city in the Netherlands and celebrated its 2000st anniversary in 2005. Nijmegen was once the biggest Roman city in the Netherlands. You can still visit a number of buildings that date back to the Middle Ages. Part of the old city walls are also still intact.

Look out over the city from the 14th-century St Stevenskerk, visit castles such as Batenburg and Kasteel Doorwerth and stroll through the oldest shopping street in the Netherlands: Lange Hezelstraat. There are also a number of interesting museums, such as Museum het Valkhof, which is home to Roman art. Playground Leemkuil or the famous Ouwehands Dierenpark in nearby Rhenen are great places to take the kids.

You can explore Nijmegen on foot or by city bus. Stroll along the Waal promenade near the city centre and go shopping. In summer, stop at one of the sidewalk cafés at Koningsplein or Grote Markt for a drink or a delicious meal. The city centre is pedestrianised, making it easy to explore on foot.

Nijmegen is easy to reach by train from a number of Dutch cities. Get off the train at Nijmegen Central Station and explore the city centre on foot. If you’re travelling by car and coming from the south of the Netherlands, take the A73. If you’re travelling from the north, follow the motorways that take you through Arnhem. You can park near the city centre in one of the parking garages.

Spend a weekend in Nijmegen and discover the oldest city in the Netherlands, full of cultural heritage, great points of interest and a lovely square.

Where to stay in Nijmegen

Guesthouse Vertoef
Guesthouse Vertoef
3.5 out of 5
Nassausingel 3, Nijmegen, 6511EV
The price is £74 per night from 12 Jun to 13 Jun
Stay at this 3.5-star business-friendly hotel in Nijmegen. Enjoy free WiFi, breakfast and a fitness centre. Our guests praise the helpful staff and the convenient ...
4.1/5 Very Good! (82 reviews)
Review
"The guesthouse is conveniently placed in proximity of Nimegen centre as well as Nijmegen' central station. Rooms are mostly refurbished and clean and staff is helpful"

Reviewed on 10 Sep 2021

Guesthouse Vertoef
Hotel Oranjestaete
Hotel Oranjestaete
3 out of 5
Oranjesingel 66, Nijmegen, 6511 NZ
The price is £107 per night from 30 May to 31 May
Stay at this 3-star business-friendly aparthotel in Nijmegen. Enjoy free WiFi, breakfast and free train station pick-up. Our guests praise the breakfast and ...
4.8/5 Exceptional! (88 reviews)
"For short-term or long-term stay and Nijmegen, this hotel is a fantastic location. Steps from the old city and a healthy but doable walk to the universities. Remarkably cozy, and plenty of kitchen space to bring your cheeses home. 😁"

Reviewed on 28 Nov 2021

Hotel Oranjestaete
Mercure City Nijmegen Centre Hotel
Mercure City Nijmegen Centre Hotel
4 out of 5
Stationsplein 29, Nijmegen, 6512 AB
The price is £93 per night from 26 Jun to 27 Jun
Stay at this 4-star business-friendly hotel in Nijmegen. Enjoy free WiFi, breakfast and a fitness centre. Our guests praise the helpful staff and the property ...
4.3/5 Excellent! (660 reviews)
"location"

Reviewed on 18 Feb 2022

Mercure City Nijmegen Centre Hotel
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.
Hotel Oranjestaete
Hotel Oranjestaete
3 out of 5
Oranjesingel 66, Nijmegen, 6511 NZ
The price is £107 per night from 30 May to 31 May
Stay at this 3-star business-friendly aparthotel in Nijmegen. Enjoy free WiFi, breakfast and free train station pick-up. Our guests praise the breakfast and ...
4.8/5 Exceptional! (88 reviews)
"For short-term or long-term stay and Nijmegen, this hotel is a fantastic location. Steps from the old city and a healthy but doable walk to the universities. Remarkably cozy, and plenty of kitchen space to bring your cheeses home. 😁"

Reviewed on 28 Nov 2021

Hotel Oranjestaete
Nijmegen Luxury Apartments
Nijmegen Luxury Apartments
Nijmegen, Gelderland
Stay at this holiday home in Nijmegen. Enjoy 2 bathrooms and 2 bedrooms. Popular attractions Doornroosje and Goffert Stadium are located nearby. Discover genuine ...
Nijmegen Luxury Apartments
B & B de Smedery
B & B de Smedery
3.5 out of 5
9 Ooysedijk, Nijmegen, GE, 6522 KT
Stay at this 3.5-star business-friendly aparthotel in Nijmegen. Enjoy free WiFi, breakfast and a terrace. Popular attractions Belvedere and Valkhof Museum are ...
5/5 Exceptional! (1 review)
Een super de luxe b&b!!
"Super de luxe appartement!! Van alle gemakken voorzien. Gezellige dagen gehad. Centraal gelegen. Heerlijk gewandeld in de (achtertuin), de Ooij. Lekker ontbeten. Dit gaan we vaker boeken. In- en uitchecken, communiceren verliep allemaal vriendelijk, vlot en soepel. Kortom: Een echte aanrader!!"

Reviewed on 28 Dec 2020

B & B de Smedery
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

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