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Your Guide to Eindhoven

Eindhoven is a city bursting with energy. More than a century ago, Philips brought light to the region. The company transformed the city into a vibrant industrial success story. Nowadays, Eindhoven is a bustling place where you can discover a broad selection of hotspots, highlights, events and other activities to help you get to know the design capital of the Netherlands. Visit the city centre for some shopping and dining, wander through Eindhoven’s technological past and future at the Strijp-S site or explore one of the other exciting city districts.


Eindhoven has a wide range of places to stay during the DPD Squash Open with the Novotel Eindhoven Airport perfectly located for access to the venue.

Novotel Eindhoven is only an eight-minute drive from the DPD venue and with their 4-star rating they have all the facilities you need.

You can book your rooms via the hotel website

Other hotels can be found by visiting This Is Eindhoven

Things to do

Eindhoven has a fine array of things to do and places to visit outside away from the squash. Take a trip to the city centre for some shopping and great dining, get lost in one of the many museums or explore one of the city districts.

  • Dutch design – With the internationally renowned Dutch Design Week and a world-famous design academy (DAE), Eindhoven is the design capital of the Netherlands. Try out one of the Eindhoven tours to discover Dutch design for yourself.
  • Retail therapy – Whether you are looking for high fashion, local markets or vintage stores, Eindhoven is definitely the shopping city of the south of the Netherlands.
  • Food and drink – From early morning breakfast to late night dining and Eindhoven brewed beer, the city has a great variety of restaurants and drinking spots.
  • Nightlife – The wide range of clubs, bars and pubs in Eindhoven offers something for everyone. Whether you are into live music, clubbing or down for cocktails with friends. Eindhoven has got a couple of nightlife areas that cater to all wishes.

Find out more at This Is Eindhoven