Designer outlet for discerning shoppers:
You don’t have to do an overland track to get to a Designer discount outlet in Belgium. Although Maasmechelen Village is set in the beautiful Belgium countryside it is is easily reached by road from across Belgium, northwest Germany and the Netherlands. The Village is only 20 minutes from Maastricht or an hour from Antwerp, Brussels, Düsseldorf and Cologne.
Maasmechelen Village is a part of the Chic Outlet Shopping Group and discerning shoppers know that Chic Shopping Outlets in Europe are places to go to find leading designer labels at exceptional prices. Maasmechelen Village is home to more than 95 boutiques selling leading local and international brands at discounted prices all year round.
Shopping at the Village is a relaxing and pleasurable experience thanks to the spacious 21st century village-style setting. Here, you’re not jostling with the masses or diving into piles of clothes hoping to find something that you might like.
And if you’d like to have a longer stay in the region to explore the beautiful countryside, visit picturesque villages, historic cities and taste the fine gastronomic heritage, some nearby attractions include the towns of Hasselt, Maaseik and Maastricht. The wine castle Genoels Elderen (Belgium’s largest winery), the Sunday antique market in Tongeren, SnowWorld Landgraaf and the Open Air Museum Bokrijk Park are other attractions to build in your itinerary.
There is no shuttle services to Maasmechelen Village, however there are regular train services from Brussels to Genk, Hasselt and Maastricht, with direct public bus connections to the Village.
A regular SNCB train service operates to Genk station in Belgium, from where it is only a 15-minute taxi ride to the Village.
De Lijn runs regular hourly bus services from Genk or Hasselt train stations (No. 45 at 55 minutes past the hour) and Maastricht (No. 63 at 35 minutes past the hour) to Maasmechelen Village, with both journeys taking around an hour. A day pass costs just €5 and allows you unlimited travel on the De Lijn network.
For more information, please contact De Lijn customer services department on +32 70 220 200.
Take exit 33 off the E314 and follow the signs to “Leisure Valley”. At the roundabout, follow the signed access road to Leisure Valley and Maasmechelen Village. There is free parking for 16,000 cars, including 36 disabled spaces. Car-parking attendants will help you to find a space.
Free information numbers:
Belgium: 0800 40236
Netherlands: 0800 0204651
Germany: 0800 1011771
Mon – Sun : 10.00 – 18.00
The Village is closed on Mon. June 1, Tue July 21, Sat. Aug 15
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