Haren is a great place to stay while you are exploring Groningen as a large number of the area’s main attractions are within easy reach. Among the most popular attractions here are the marvelous Hooghoudt Brewery and the incredible Grafisch Museum. Also, be sure to check out the Visual Arts Centre and Groninger Museum.
Haren has a number of museums, exhibits and show venues within easy reach that make great places to visit. Visit some of the noteworthy museums including the Noordelijk Scheepvaart Museum, Universiteitsmuseum and the Dutch Comics Museum.
Go to Grote Markt to scratch that shopping itch.
Euroborg is the perfect place to experience Groningen’s passion for soccer, and to see local legends, the FC Groningen, in all their glory. On game days follow the river of green and white, to the stadium, then after the final whistle blows, join local soccer lovers at a nearby pub, bar or cafe and relive the games finest moments over a few cold beers.
After taking in the sights around Haren, relax for the night at one of the area’s bed-and-breakfasts, hotels or short-stay apartments. For a good night’s sleep check out the Mercure Hotel Groningen Martiniplaza, the NH Groningen, and the Hampshire City Hotel - Groningen.