Facts & figures of Maastricht

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Facts & figures of Maastricht

Maastricht is a historical university city in the southern tip of the Netherlands, close to the borders of Germany and Belgium. Internationally, Maastricht is known as the birthplace of the European Union and the European currency, the Euro.

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Maastricht is a historical university city in the southern tip of the Netherlands, close to the borders of Germany and Belgium. Internationally, Maastricht is known as the birthplace of the European Union and the European currency, the Euro.

  • Largest auditorium hosts up to 1,650 pax
  • Total number of hotel rooms in Maastricht Region: 5,000
  • Maastricht is home to the world’s largest art fair, TEFAF

Meeting in Maastricht

Maastricht offers an array of hotels suitable for every meeting budget:

Number of rooms in 3* hotels: 1,076
Number of rooms in 4* hotels: 3,545
Number of rooms in 5* hotels: 60

In addition, Maastricht has a variety of 1* and 2* hotels as well as charming Bed & Breakfast accommodations. The largest venue in Maastricht, MECC, provides seating for up to 1,650 guests.

Before and after your meeting in Maastricht

It’s all about the mix in Maastricht. And this applies to the events industry as well. With historic buildings and monuments, impressive churches, adventurous caves, outdoor festivals, high-profile exhibitions and some of the best cuisine the Netherlands has to offer, Maastricht is an experience for all senses. The biggest challenge for putting together a pre- and post-event programme will be making a choice.

Enjoy the culinary culture

Maastricht and surroundings are known for the culinary culture. Indulging in the ‘joie de vivre’ is a given in Maastricht. Applying this joy of life to an event will leave delegates buzzing about it before they know it!

Read more about why Maastricht is a great meeting, event and convention destination.

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