Twente has ample shopping facilities as well....
Twente offers ample shopping opportunities. Are you looking for something special? You might want to go Oldenzaal or Ootmarsum, where you will find lovely boutiques. The shops are open on Sunday in Ootmarsum and there are many art galleries to visit as well.
The large and known department stores can be found in Enschede and Hengelo, two larger towns with ample choice of stores and shops.
A household name in Twente is Roetgerink Mode & Schoenen in the village of Enter. Here you will find fashion on 6000m2. Another large fashioon store is Koopman in the village of Tilligte.
Across the border with Germany
A short drive from Hotel Hengelo is what it takes to visit many German villages and towns that offer ample shopping opportunities. Here you can combine shopping with culture and in between you can relax on a terrace or explore the town.
If you are looking for deals, you should visit the Factory Outlet Center in Ochtrup (Germany), where you will find well-known brands at reduced prices.
Opening hours shops
Generally the shops are open from Tuesday to Saturday, from 09.00h/9 a.m. until 18.00h/6 p.m. The majority of shops opens at 13.00h/1 p.m. on Mondays. Late night shopping is on Thursday or Friday and the general rule is that the larger towns have their late night shopping on Thursday, whereas the smaller ones and the villages have theirs on Friday.