The beautiful city centre of Maastricht has a lot to offer the dedicated shopper. From small boutiques selling Dutch design, modern department stores and designer outlets, to markets selling vintage collectibles, it's hard to know where to begin. This shopping guide will ensure that you don't miss out on any must-have purchases!
For exclusive fashion, head to the chic areas of Stokstraat and Rechtstraat. A sophisticated shopping street with a range of lovely boutiques, Rechtstraat boasts exclusive fashion shops stocking big, well-known brands. On Stokstraat, behind the beautiful, monumental façades you will find the ‘crème de la crème' of fashion -not for small budgets but very beautiful indeed!
The better-known chains and department stores are located along the Wyckerstraat and Maastrichterbrugstraat which, together with the Grote Staat, form the main shopping boulevard from the railway station to the Vrijthof. New shopping centre Mosae Forum and three storey Entre Deux house many shops and department stores under one roof.
The Designer Outlet Roermond has an unparalleled collection of unique Dutch design rubbing shoulders with international brands, as does Maasmechelen Village outlet, just 20 minutes from Maastricht near the intersection of Belgium, Germany and the Netherlands.