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Step back into the 17th century

This Square in the middle of Haarlem is a incredible step back in time: your’re surrounded by... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
joke w
Haarlem, The Netherlands
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Nice square

It's a nice square with some great looking buildings. The atmosphere on the Markt and in the... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Hilversum, The Netherlands
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Grote Markt, Haarlem, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This Square in the middle of Haarlem is a incredible step back in time: your’re surrounded by buildings from the 17th and 18th century : the Meathall; The Fishhall... the mayors building...( first two are both musea nowadays). The Fabulous cathedral with one of the...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

It's a nice square with some great looking buildings. The atmosphere on the Markt and in the surrounding streets is very nice.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Located at 15 min from Amsterdam this is another charming town. I found it quieter than Amsterdam and with quite a few sites to visit like this Cathedral with interesting architecture.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

There is so much to do and see in around Grote Markt. The Frans Hal Museum, the incredible church to enjoying drinks in one of the outside cafes where you can chill, people watch and marvel at the bicycle ballet.

1  Thank Alex L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Haarlem is a city outside of Amsterdam, an easy 15minute train ride from Amsterdam Central Station, in the northwest Netherlands. Overshadowed by Amsterdam’s tourist draw, we now prefer Haarlem, as it is less frenetic, busy and much cleaner and calmer — and prettier. Once a...More

1  Thank Gus H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Haarlem visit was a little disappointing. Not a whole lot to see apart from the Great Cathedral Architecture is interesting to say the least but not much else

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Reviewed 11 September 2018

Away from the hustle and bustle of Amsterdam, Haarlem's Grote Markt is a must see. The St. Bavo church, the surrounding buildings and packed cafes and restaurants. It is beaming with history and it looks as though each building has a story to tell (and...More

1  Thank Mina M
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

We left on the train from Amsterdam central station for a 15 minute train ride to beautiful Haarlem. The Grote Markt is an easy walk from the center station, and plenty of quaint shops and cafes line the streets. We were there on a Saturday...More

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Reviewed 9 September 2018

open, busy, scenic, dominated by the church. Wonderful place to sit and have a drink or meal, visit the cathedral. Central and easy to find.

Thank chimayred
Reviewed 3 September 2018

We had very long layovers at Schiphol on both ends of our trip to Poland. On the first layover, we did the obligatory trip via train to Amsterdam. Walked our feet off, did Anne Frank Huis, RLD, etc. Dodged bicycles and cars at every single...More

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Response from Uyt-Lee | Reviewed this property |
The Grote Markt is the name of the square which is normally an open public space during the week. It is only on Saturdays that the ‘market’ is happening. Otherwise, there are numerous great restaurants and shops that... More
12 January 2018|
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Response from vmdevoogt | Reviewed this property |
All depends on the weather conditions.. In Keukenhof you can specially enjoy all the lovely scents of the flowers at the end of a warm sunny day... so in that case, drive to Grotesque market in Haarlem first, park in the... More
3 September 2017|
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Response from marceldam | Reviewed this property |
Yes, normaly the weekend before christmas
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