At Hotel Boat Queen Emma, the rich history of the boat meets the splendor of the monumental city of Vlissingen. In the historic center, you will discover not only magnificent buildings, but also the city harbor and numerous entertainment venues and stores. Together we ensure a wonderful stay in this lively city center in the beating heart of Zeeland.
A rich history
In the 17th century, Vlissingen was one of the most important port cities in the Netherlands. The centuries of history have left their traces in the city. You will notice that immediately! If you walk through Vlissingen you will come across many interesting monuments.Click here for more information
The bustling center
The inner city of Vlissingen is definitely worth visiting. After all, you can shop and eat very well here.
In addition to well-known chains such as the C&A, H&M, Hema and Only, you'll find plenty of unique, local stores. From beautiful vintage clothes for yourself or for someone else to the most beautiful jewelry and the tastiest perfumes. Between shopping you can visit one of the restaurants for a quick coffee stop, extensive lunch and a delicious dinner. Zeeland's entrepreneurs are at home in all markets and are happy to spoil you with local products.
One of the most popular and pleasant places to visit is the Bellamy Park. In the summer months the park is full of cozy terraces and in the evening the cafes overflow with conviviality and live music. In the winter months, the umbrellas give way to a heated wooden terrace. Also called the "Winter Houses. The park is also the stage for many of the festivals and events held in Flushing every year. The best-known events held here are the annual fair and and the liberation festival. The Bellamypark is also home to the Iguana reptile zoo.
Gastrobar the Timmerfabriek
In the new Scheldekwartier you will find Gastrobar de Timmerfabriek, the new culinary hotspot in Vlissingen. You are welcome to enjoy a culinary lunch, dinner or cocktail at the bar - even if you are not staying at the hotel. Let yourself be seduced by culinary delights and enjoy honest products and pure flavors. And that right next door to Timmerfabriek Apartments!More information
Sustainable travel by public transport
Hotelboot Koningin Emma is easy to reach by public transport. NS railway station Vlissingen is about a 22-minute walk from the hotel. Here you can also rent an 'OV-bike'. In the NS-app you can easily check in advance how many bicycles are available at the station. The bus stop Scheldeplein (Centrum) is an 8-minute walk from the Hotelboot.