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A lovely square with numerous great eateries to suit all tastes and budgets and plenty of... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Essex, United Kingdom
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Clean tranquil space

This is a lovely area of town from which many smaller streets radiate. It's nice for a quiet... read more

Reviewed 17 September 2018
Rebecca S
Clevedon, United Kingdom
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Plaza Markt., Gouda, The Netherlands
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All reviews nice square cheese market beautiful place to visit bric a brac centre of town dutch city flea market bread the main square train station stroll middle amsterdam thursday hall jans bustling
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A lovely square with numerous great eateries to suit all tastes and budgets and plenty of shops. Very busy when we visited as there was a fair present which is apparently there on a periodic basis.

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Reviewed 17 September 2018

This is a lovely area of town from which many smaller streets radiate. It's nice for a quiet stroll in the evening, and some of the shops are interesting, but we also visited the flea market on Thursday which was fun. It was the last...More

1  Thank Rebecca S
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Nice square with the old town hall on it. Looks amazing with all the lights in the evening, with many restaurants around. Also try to be here when the market is on, so nice

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Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

Great fish and cheese to eat there. Fresh breads and stroooenwaffles Shop here is renting an apartments or stroll through and graze.

Thank Kim B
Reviewed 4 August 2018

Nice to be able to sit out of an evening and with some decent eateries on the square. Market day saw it heaving and there was even a mobile motorised dutch dance organ doing the rounds of the square.

Thank Phil F
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

Nice and friendly place to stroll around with shops, restaurants, pubs and the markets. Felt safe. Watch out for cyclist and scooters driving around. Found the people to be very friendly and helpful where ever we went in Holland.

Thank Llangynog
Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

The town is beautiful to walk through! The market circles the beautiful city hall and offers not only stunning views but a great variety of shopping.

Thank Jessica S
Reviewed 24 May 2018

We love taking trips to towns around The Netherlands. Gouda is a smaller town, but with a unique, boutique-centered character. We especially enjoyed strolling around the Saturday Markt, where you'll find merchants selling everything from cheese, meats, snacks and small plates to clothing, leather goods...More

1  Thank Amy A
Reviewed 3 October 2017

The plaza is one of the most beautiful place to visit, with its 16th century Stadhuis, many restaurants, shops and St. Jans cathedral.

Thank Tolomilla
Reviewed 3 October 2017

This area is a great place to stroll around, lots of shops and restaurants and cafes to choose from. On Thursdays they have a market where you can get things like clothes food and artisan wares.

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12 August 2017|
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Response from joopmul | Reviewed this property |
Of course!! SO MUCH history!!
27 July 2017|
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Response from Karen H | Reviewed this property |
I believe Thursday and Saturday is farmer's market days and Sunday hosted a comic book affair. We were not there in the first half of the week,so don't know first hand.Maybe they have a local website with information?