Weekend Zwolle

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Pack your bags and go for a weekend Zwolle. The Hanseatic city has everything for the perfect weekend getaway. A park to picnic, the best stores, delicious (star) restaurants, art & culture and more! We give you the best tips for a weekend in Zwolle.

Weekend getaway in Zwolle

Squeeze in a weekend away in Zwolle. Zwolle has everything for a versatile weekend trip. Art & culture, but also lots of greenery and all kinds of unique stores. Shop 'till you drop on one day, while the next day is all about soaking up culture.

For your weekend getaway, book one of the hotels in Zwolle. Are you ready for a super-deluxe overnight stay? Then stay at the Pillows Grand Boutique Hotel Ter Borch. The hotel is the place for a luxury getaway. Maybe you can surprise your lover with a weekend in Zwolle... The hotel is located almost next to the train station and within walking distance of the city center.

Or go for a unique overnight stay in De Pelsertoren. This tower is part of the city wall of Zwolle. So during your weekend in Zwolle you will spend the night in a real national monument. Spending the night has never been so special. And great: from your stay, you can walk to all the hotspots of Zwolle.

Another stay in the center of Zwolle is the Hanze Hotel Zwolle. Despite the historic building, the hotel is equipped with the luxuries and extras you would like during a relaxing weekend Zwolle. Unwind in the lovely beds and wake up to the smell of freshly baked rolls, various types of bread, fresh orange juice, 8 types of spreads and fresh fruit.

Staying over during a weekend Zwolle
Staying over during a weekend Zwolle

Restaurants for the weekend in Zwolle

A nice dinner should not be missing during a weekend in Zwolle. Fortunately, there is plenty of choice with the selection of restaurants in Zwolle.

For a super-deluxe dinner, Coperto Restobar is highly recommended. At Coperto Restobar, they know that gastronomy means more than just serving tasty dishes. Therefore, expect a unique experience here where you can unwind and enjoy together with the table company. It is not for nothing that the restaurant has been recognized with a Bib Gourmand. Experience it yourself!

On summer days Blue Bayou Zwolle is not to be missed. If you have managed to get a spot, you will have a good time here. The drinks are cold and the friendly staff welcomes you with open arms. Expect: a vacation feeling, a great atmosphere and good music.

Sushi lovers should head to Blue Sakura. The Japanese All You Can Eat restaurant is located in a church in the center of Zwolle. Choose from more than 100 dishes such as sushi, sashimi, noodles, soups, salads and much more! The Japanese restaurant is the ideal place to go during a weekend in Zwolle.

Restaurants for the weekend in Zwolle
Restaurants for the weekend in Zwolle

What is there to do in Zwolle this weekend?

Are you going to Zwolle this weekend? Then keep an eye on our agenda for all the activities taking place in the Hanseatic city. Visit an artist exhibition or take part in a city walk through Zwolle.

You can also visit Hedon. Music lovers visit here weekly concerts and events in many different genres. So you can expect pop, rock, jazz, blues, metal, techno and much more.

Weekend Zwolle: our tips!

With all that there is to admire and visit in Zwolle, it's hard to get bored. We tell you what you really can't miss. So are you going to spend a weekend in Zwolle? These are our tips!

Museum de Fundatie
Museum de Fundatie

As an art lover you can't skip Museum de Fundatie. Museum de Fundatie owns and manages an extensive collection of visual arts. The museum is housed in a unique building. A characteristic of this building is its unusual roof. If you walk from the station to the center of Zwolle, the so-called "cloud" of Fundatie Zwolle catches your eye.

Bookworms should visit Van der Velde in de Broeren anyway. Van der Velde in de Broeren is a bookstore and much more than that. Some people even call it the most beautiful bookstore in the Netherlands. The bookstore is located in the Broerenkerk, a monumental church building with a rich history. In short: the bookstore is definitely worth a visit! Even if you're not a bookworm.

On hot summer days, visit one of the parks in Zwolle. Bring a rug and pick up some goodies at the supermarket and have a picnic. Will it be Park de Wezenlanden, the Ter Pelkwijk park or will you go to Het Engelse Werk?

Are you going to Zwolle for the weekend with the kids? Then go to Dinoland! The play park is the place for children to go on their own adventure. Children between 2 and 14 years old can learn, discover and simply play among life-size dinosaurs. Explore the entire park together and make unforgettable memories during your weekend in Zwolle.

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