Are you thinking about going to Eindhoven? An excellent choice! Whether you are visiting Eindhoven for work or for pleasure, this beautiful city offers it all. Accor Hotels wants to help you discover Eindhoven and made a list of hotspots to make sure you have an unforgettable time in this lively city. Eindhoven is known because of its presence in the technology, design industries and as the birthplace of the famous technology company Philips. These technological roots make Eindhoven a bubbly hotspot for young international tech travellers, but this fascinating city has so much more to see and do. What about discovering the interesting. Read on and you will find the recommendations of Accor Hotels.
The Strijp-S district is a historic place, which used to be in full control of the Philips company. Therefore, this place was known as ‘the forbidden city’. Today, old factories have been turned into luxurious food places and modern shops. Strijp-S is now a hyper-connected district that attracts hundreds of thousands of young internationals from Great Britain to China. You will absolutely enjoy the combination of vibes between high-energy and pure relaxation. And if you have to catch up on some work, try one of the creative workspaces in the Strijp-S district, such as the hot freelancing desks at Strijp CS. If you are looking for the best things to do in Eindhoven, visiting the Strijp-S district is highly recommended.
Do you prefer to go for a walk to recharge your energy? Then you certainly cannot miss out on exploring how the youthful ambience around the technological hub in Eindhoven. With over 185 companies and a combination of over 12.000 researchers, developers, and entrepreneurs, this campus is the smartest km2 in Europe. Become inspired by the huge diversity of companies and buildings while you walk around this beautiful place and experience why they call this area a city on its own.
The Evoluon is a big building with the futuristic design of a UFO. This is what makes it an iconic building in the city. Initially, the Evoluon functioned as a science museum that was built by the Philips company. Today, the Evoluon is mainly in use as a congress and event centre. It has a beautiful restaurant where you can enjoy a great lunch with exclusively fresh ingredients from their sustainable house label De Guijt.
Close to Pullman Eindhoven Cocagne, within only a few minutes walking distance, you will find the Heuvel Shopping Mall. One of the best places in Eindhoven. What makes the shopping mall so special is the variety of shops in which you can explore the latest lifestyle and fashion trends. With more than 80 different brands, you are in for a treat. Are you a thrill-seeker and craving a more risky amusement? Then visit the exclusive casino in the shopping mall and take a gamble. Don’t forget to finish your visit with enjoying your favourite healthy snack or a delicious smoothie in one of the fancy lunchrooms or restaurants.
After a long day you want to sit back, relax and discover one of Eindhoven’s finest restaurants. You will be surprised by the variation in luxurious meals and the pure and comfortable atmosphere: A reflection of the great diversity and flexibility of Eindhoven. Try a great French cuisine at Vestdijk 47. Or if you rather prefer to dine in the clouds, go sky-high and try out the fine dining at the VANE Skybar from where you have the greatest view over Eindhoven. Enjoy your dinner!