From nature loft to castle: 5 unique overnights in Limburg
Looking for something a little different than your average hotel or B&B? Tired of the holiday park or campground? Then Limburg may have just the quirky overnight experience you want. Spend the night surrounded by nature or sleep in a monastery: here are 5 places to stay that are truly unique!
(header photo: Etienne van Sloun - Kruisherenhotel)
1. Become one with nature
Come to the remote little hamlet of Moerslag in south Limburg and leave your hectic everyday life behind. Spend precious hours communing with nature in a Nature Loft. You’ll be surrounded by green pastures and rolling hills. Step outside and savour the silence. Whether you’re seeking reflection or romance, you’ll find both of them there.
- in the Surrounded by nature
- Won Wonderfully tranquil
- Perfect for both reflection and romance
See Nature Loft in Moerslag for more information.
2. Keep it small
Ever hear of a Tiny House? The Tiny House Movement is about living life simply but meaningfully. This Tiny House in the Maas Dunes of north Limburg has everything you need to prepare meals and sleep well. The house is comfortably but modestly furnished and equipped. Above all, it’s cosy and inviting!
- Small and inviting.
- No No frills – only what you need
Look here for more information about the Tiny House in the Maas Dunes.
3. Go for the royal treatment
Who doesn’t dream of spending the night in a castle? You’ll get the royal treatment at Geulzicht Castle, outside Valkenburg in south Limburg. This castle-hotel looks out over the magical Geul Valley, known locally as ‘Little Switzerland’. Romantic, remarkable, regal: this is an overnight stay on a royal scale!
- A genuine castle
- Stupendous views
Do you dream of spending the night in a castle? Then go to the Geulzicht Castle website.
4. Bed down in the barn
The village of Schandelo is tucked away in the countryside near Venlo. There you’ll find De Fruitschuur, a unique B&B in north Limburg. Once a storage barn for apples and pears, it’s been converted into charming and inviting lodgings for overnight guests. And the treacle served at breakfast naturally comes from the back garden!
- A literal taste of life on the farm
If you’d like more information, visit De Fruitschuur.
5. Retreat to a monastery
Seriously? A monastery? Absolutely! Spend the night in a building where monks once toiled and prayed: the Kruisheren Hotel in Maastricht. Located in the old town centre, it’s a unique setting for an overnight stay in Limburg. The former monastery and Gothic chapel have been transformed into a spectacular hotel that combines modern architectural elements with original features. The interior is a fascinating blend of historical details and design furnishings. An overnight here is a unique, almost spiritual experience.
- Historical details and design furnishings
- In Maastricht town centre
- Unique setting
See the Kruisheren Hotel website for more information.