Surroundings

City Hotel Hengelo is located right in the heart of the city of Hengelo. There is lots to do in the vicinity of the hotel, which is why we have set the highlights out for you at a glance.

Events (14)

1 MIN

Twentse lichtparade

Illuminated floats with characters, dancers and dancers but also groups of children large and small, music and much more go through the center of Hengelo and provide a sparkling light parade. Over the years, the Twente Light Parade has grown into a regional event that is unprecedented.
1 MIN

The Family Carnival parade

The 42nd edition of the family carnival parade

The various running groups and floats participating in the Family Carnival parade process various (current) themes in their creations. The floats do get lengths of 15 meters and up to 8 meters high. Of course there will also be a lot of music available, including mop orchestras, fan bands, drum bands and much more.

1 MIN

Open Podium Twente

Schouwburg Hengelo is preparing for the 16th edition of the Open Podium Twente. A talent hunt where both up-and-coming talented talent gets the chance to make it happen on a professional stage and to take home the top prize of no less than € 2,500.

Food & drinks

3 MIN

Meesterlijke Koffie & Thee

Fancy good coffee? You can get the very best coffee at Meesterlijke Koffie & Thee!

Museums

10 MIN

Oyfo Techniekmuseum

The museum provides a picture of the Twente industry; past, present and future. In the museum, a century and a half of industrial development has been brought together in a dynamic way. From steam engine to space travel.

The museum motto is Discover! Play! Enjoy!; So also very suitable for the little ones.

Opened;
Tuesday - Friday 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday - Sunday 2:00 - 5:00 pm
Admission € 7.50 and children up to 3 years free
Industriestraat 9, Hengelo

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Employee tips

8 MIN

Poppodium Metropool

Poppodium Metropool can be counted among the most beautiful pop music venues in the Netherlands. Not only do big names appear, but also the smaller emerging bands get a chance here. Artists often stay overnight with us, so you may well encounter your idol at breakfast. The nice thing is that in combination with your Metropool admission ticket you can stay overnight with us at a nice discount.

Park

2 MIN

Prins Bernhardplantsoen


Prins Bernhard plantsoen

Cafe

5 MIN

Maison Gustaf

If you're just as fond of cake as the cake lovers among us, then you really have to eat a delicious pastry at Gustaf. Here, confectioner Jan makes the most delicious things!

Restaurant

9 MIN

Indian restaurant Bombai Spice

Bombai Spice, an authentic Indian restaurant.

1 MIN

Brasserie So Nice

Brasserie So Nice is a modern and cozy place to eat, to be found in the building of the Schouwburg Hengelo, at the Schouwburgplein, so in the center of Hengelo. Unique to Brasserie So Nice is the menu with small dishes. This allows you to experience many different flavors during one dinner. Moreover, you can decide how much you want to eat, taste and pay in this way

If you booked a package that includes dinner and our kitchen is closed for dinner, we would like to reserve a table for you at Brasserie So Nice

The restaurant is located directly behind the hotel on the Schouwburgplein.

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15 MIN

Twentse Beer Brewery

Bar

6 MIN

Stravinsky

4 MIN

Grand-Café The Two Orphans/Beer- and Eetcafé 't Pleintje

Shopping

5 MIN

Market

On wednesday and saturday, the market is open on the market square, from 09:00 till 17:00. 

7 MIN

Brink Hengelo