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Laan Corpus den Hoorn 300
Groningen, The Netherlands 9728 JT
Netherlands

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3:00 P.M. CET

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12:00 P.M. CET

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Hotel Overview

Best Western Hotel Groningen Plaza is situated at the intersection of the A7 and A28, yet it is in a nature area. The location makes our hotel the ideal basis for business stays, but also for more leisurely visits to the city and the area around Groningen. Parking is free of charge and from Friday to Sundays you can use the shuttle service to the city centre, which is also free of charge. The hotel has 121 rooms, a large number of which have a view of lake Hoornsemeer. The lake is a wonderful place for cycling and walking; the hotel offers bicycle hire and maps of walking routes are available. After a good walk or bike ride you can enjoy the hotel’s pool, leaving you fully refreshed for a special culinary dinner in restaurant Meerwold.

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Pets not allowed

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Hotel Amenities

Hotel

  • Breakfast nominal fee of 8.00 EUR for children 0-12.
  • 100 % smoke-free hotel
  • Cocktail lounge Hotel bar
  • Indoor pool our heated indoor pool is heated to 29 degrees Celsius and is situated on the ground floor of the hotel. The pool is extremely suitable for swimming a few relaxed laps or for children to play in. At off-peak times, the pool is used for swimming lessons for children
  • Elevator
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Multilingual staff English, Dutch and German
  • Guest laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Express check out
  • Late check out
  • Shoe shine, shoe polish machine
  • Cable or satellite television
  • Free wireless Internet access available in public areas and all guest rooms
  • Fax services available at front desk
  • Fax machine
  • Computer available
  • Photocopy, nominal fee
  • Photocopy machine
  • Conference services
  • Dataports
  • Meeting room
  • Banquet facility
  • Conference room
  • Equipment rental
  • Physically challenged facilities, on the ground floor of the hotel there is a toilet for the physically challenged
  • Elevator
  • Parking for the physically challenged
  • Ice/vending machines, vending machine with snacks and drinks
  • Train access, Central Station Groningen
  • Free parking
  • Outdoor parking
  • Truck/RV parking
  • Higher rates may apply for holidays/special events
  • Charging facility for electric bikes
  • Charging facility for electric cars
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Room

  • Cable satellite television, CNN® or other 24 hour news station
  • Coffee maker
  • Hairdryer
  • Desk/work area
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Mini-bar, available in the Executive rooms
  • Bathrobe, available in the Executive rooms. All other rooms, available on request at the front desk
  • Room service from 6:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
  • Air-conditioning, available in the Executive rooms. All other hotel rooms have a climate control system.
  • In-room safe
  • Wake-up calls
  • Easy chair
  • Sleeper couch/sofabed available, the hotel offers family rooms with a sleeper couch/sofabed suitable for 1 adult or 2 children under 12 years.
  • Nature area “Hoornsemeer”, including lake “Hoornseplas”, borders the hotel’s garden. Most hotel rooms have a lakeview.

Rooms for the Physically Challenged: 2

  • Physically challenged rooms/facilities available, the hotel has two rooms for handicapped users. They are simply furnished and situated on the second and third floor, which are accessible by a lift. The room measures 14 square meters with the bathroom being 5 square meters.
  • Wheelchair accessible available
  • Raised toilet available
  • Safety bar available
  • Walk-in shower available
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Nearby Attractions

Area Business

  • 1.2 kilometer(s) from Combinatie Herepoort, Combination Herepoort is the contractor combination that carries out the conversion of the southern ring road of Groningen. Two German and four northern companies work together in this project. Due 2022.
  • 1.4 kilometer(s) from Martini Hospital, The Martini Hospital is a top clinical training hospital that distinguishes itself with a wide range of excellent specialist medical care and a number of areas of expertise.
  • 2.0 kilometer(s) from Johnson & Johnson, Medical Care
  • 2.3 kilometer(s) from Gasunie, Gasunie is a European gas infrastructure company. It provides the transport of natural gas and green gas in the Netherlands and the Northern part of Germany.
  • 2.5 kilometer(s) from Martiniplaza, Conference location
  • 3.2 kilometer(s) from DUO Groningen, The Education Executive Agency (DUO) carries out education laws and regulations on behalf of the Minister of Education, Culture and Science as a revenue-expense service. DUO also carries out the Civic Integration Act on behalf of the Ministry of Social Affairs and Employment.
  • 3.3 kilometer(s) from University of Groningen, The University of Groningen is internationally renowned as a leading research university. The wide range of teaching options available at the University of Groningen includes degree programmes at Bachelor’s, Master’s and PhD levels. Research and knowledge combined with a strong interdisciplinary approach form the foundations of our programmes, which are taught by passionate lecturers.
  • 3.3 kilometer(s) from ING Bank, ING is Dutch Retail Bank with offices in Groningen, Assen and Leeuwarden.
  • 3.3 kilometer(s) from Gasterra, GasTerra is a wholesaler. They buy gas from domestic and foreign producers and on the open gas market. Their customer base consists of energy companies, industry and other large customers. The company also offers gas trade-related services. Because of their strong purchasing position, they are an important link in the energy supply inside the Netherlands and Western Europe. GasTerra is situated at the Stationsweg 1 in Groningen, close to the railway station.
  • 4.8 kilometer(s) from UMC Groningen (UMCG), The University Medical Center Groningen (UMCG) was established in 2005 as a joint activity of the University of Groningen and the Academic Hospital Groningen (AZG). At present, the UMCG is one of the largest hospitals in the Netherlands and the largest employer in the Northern Netherlands Research and education at the UMCG are funded through the University of Groningen, and the Faculty of Medical Sciences functions as an integral part of the University
  • 5.1 kilometer(s) from Deloitte, 'Deloitte' is the brand name under which tens of thousands of dedicated professionals in independent member firms work together in the field of accountancy, consulting, financial advice, risk advice, tax advice and related services.
  • 5.5 kilometer(s) from Atos, Atos is a French IT company that deals with system development and consultancy. In the Benelux it is active in the area of ​​processing payments.
  • 30.2 kilometer(s) from TT Circuit Assen, The TT Circuit Assen (also known as Circuit van Drenthe and The Cathedral of Speed) is a circuit located in Assen, (Netherlands), which is used for the TT Assen, World Superbike and British championship superbike.
  • 40 kilometer(s) from Eemshaven, The Eemshaven is a transshipment port, located in the municipality of Eemsmond in the province of Groningen and is the largest seaport in the Northern Netherlands.

Attractions

  • 3.2 kilometer(s) from Groninger Museum, The Groninger Museum is well-known for its exceptional and colourful building and also because of its fascinating exhibitions and intriguing collection.The Groninger Museum has proven over the years that a museum can be a place for both study and relaxation. It is bursting with artistic energy, which is obvious as you pass by. The Groninger Museum provides easy access to wheelchair users. Moreover, there are several wheelchairs that can be borrowed.
  • 3.2 kilometer(s) from Boat Excursion, Get to know Groningen by taking a boat excursion through the canals. During the one-hour trip, a guide shares all kinds of information about the environment. Rondvaartbedrijf Kool departs from the museum bridge in Groningen city, as well as from the Reitdiep, Damsterdiep and the Zuidlaardermeer Lake.
  • 5.1 kilometer(s) from Martini Tower, The most important Groningen monument is the Martini tower which has overlooked the city for over five hundred years. This fourth highest tower of the Netherlands can be climbed until the third gallery, during which visitors can also communicate with the tower via their mobile telephones! Afterwards, see the Martini church, the largest church in Groningen. Originating from approximately 1230, it includes frescos from the 13th century, and one of the largest Baroque organs in northwest Europe.
  • 5.1 kilometer(s) from Dutch Comic Strip Museum, The Nederlands Comic Strip Museum is the newest museum in Groningen, and the only one in the Netherlands that highlights comic strips. See comic strip heroes such as Suske en Wiske, Jan, Jans en de kinderen, Dirkjan, and many more. The museum has been divided into special halls for children, adults, and connoisseurs. In addition to an extensive collection of old and new comic strips, there are regular changing exhibitions.
  • 60.4 kilometer(s) from Bourtange Fortress, Travel back into time through east Groningen where the Bourtange fortress has stood still in time and where the ancient cannon booms as it did in the year 1742. Take a ride with the old locomotive on the Museumspoorlijn (Museum Railway Line) and visit the Ter Apel monastery to see how the Crutched Friars lived.

Dining

  • Meerwold Food & Drinks, on premises, full service, French, open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner

Education

  • 3.3 kilometer(s) from University of Groningen, The University of Groningen (RUG) is internationally renowned as a leading research university. The wide range of teaching options available at the University of Groningen includes degree programmes at Bachelor’s, Master’s and PhD levels. Research and knowledge combined with a strong interdisciplinary approach form the foundations of our programmes, which are taught by passionate lecturers.
  • 4.8 kilometer(s) from UMC Groningen (UMCG), The University Medical Center Groningen (UMCG) was established in 2005 as a joint activity of the University of Groningen and the Academic Hospital Groningen (AZG). At present, the UMCG is one of the largest hospitals in the Netherlands and the largest employer in the Northern Netherlands Research and education at the UMCG are funded through the University of Groningen, and the Faculty of Medical Sciences functions as an integral part of the University.
  • 9.3 kilometer(s) from Hanze University, Hanze University of Applied Sciences, Groningen, is located in the vibrant student city of Groningen. We have a wide variety of international Bachelor's and Master's programmes, Certificate and Exchange courses, the Hanze Summer School and a Preparatory course.
  • 63.8 kilometer(s) from Stenden Leeuwarden, University of Applied Sciences

Nearby Cities

  • 28.9 kilometer(s) from Assen
  • 38.9 kilometer(s) from Drachten
  • 61 kilometer(s) from Leeuwarden
  • 100 kilometer(s) from Zwolle
  • 179 kilometer(s) from Amsterdam
  • 181 kilometer(s) from Bremen, Germany
  • 197 kilometer(s) from Münster

Recreation

  • 0.1 kilometer(s) from Nature area "Hoornsemeer", Those who love nature and water sport are in the right place in Hampshire Hotel – Plaza Groningen. Nature area “Hoornsemeer”, including lake “Hoornseplas”, borders the hotel’s garden. The nature area has a range of cycle trails and footpaths and the lake is extremely suitable for boat trips or other water-based activities. Lake Hoornseplas is popular with the people of Groningen; it is the place for summer sun and swimming.
  • 2.0 kilometer(s) from The Onlanden, Close to the hotel and the city of Groningen lies the contiguous nature reserve with a size of about 3,500 football fields, known as the Onlanden. Between the stream valleys of the Eelderdiep and the Peizerdiep lies wet low moorland. This stream valley landscape consists of bushes, hedgerows, wild grasslands and moats in which water violet and kingcup blossom. The area is in rapid development.
  • 47.6 kilometer(s) from Lauwersmeer National Park, The Lauwersmeer National Park is ideal for walking, cycling and sailing. With a rich and varied flora and fauna, this is the favourite location for bird-watchers. Visits can be perfectly combined with an excursion to the island of Schiermonnikoog. The ferry to the island of Schiermonnikoog departs from Lauwersoog. The greater part of this Wadden Island is a National Park.

Shopping

  • 3.3 kilometer(s) from Groningen, Recently, Groningen was rightfully chosen as the city with the best city centre in the Netherlands. The selection of shops is enormous and incredibly varied. From large chain shops to small and charming ones, anything can be found in Groningen. Books, clothing, shoes, accessories, antiques and furniture: be sure to come fun shopping in Groningen!

Transportation

  • 189 kilometer(s) from Schiphol
  • 181 kilometer(s) from Bremen
  • 11 kilometer(s) from Groningen Airport Eelde
  • 0.3 kilometer(s) from Busstop (Line 10) From the hotel you walk on the small road towards the main road. Halfway along this small road you see a cycle path with a red surface, turn left. Follow the cycle path for 150 metres and on the left you see the bus shelter D.D. Eisenhowerstraat.
  • 3.8 kilometer(s) from Central Station Groningen
  • 3.3 kilometer(s) from Groningen The free hotel shuttle has a fixed route and operates at set times. (only weekend). It runs between the hotel and Central Station Timetable Friday: 3:00 pm – 11:00 pm Saturday: 10:00 am – 11:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am – 12:00 a
  • Free local shuttle Free shuttle service The shuttle has a fixed route. The shuttle runs between the hotel and the Central Station of Groningen Friday: 3:00 pm - 11:00 pm Saturday: 10:00 am - 11:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 12:00 am Reservations are required