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Reviewed 3 days ago

The harbour is restored for smaller boats but the carnes from old times are kept in place. There are lots of restaurants nearby and terraces for a beer and diner too

Thank HansK774
Reviewed May 31, 2018

Ships used to dock in this area for almost a hundred years. Now the port has moved towards the Northsea and the abandoned space has been 'redeveloped'. Riek Bakker the chief urban planner of the 1980s envisioned a new modern urban area that would foster...More

1  Thank Robert937
Reviewed May 27, 2018

It may see odd to review this area since I actually live here. However it is worth a visit as shown by the ever increasing number of walking and bus tours. It's a area full of history and character.

Thank Winardi1
Reviewed April 24, 2018

This is a good place to visit while visiting the market as it is not too far away. Lots to see and do and just wander!

Thank Kevin F
Reviewed January 22, 2018

This is a wonderful place to visit. It is on the bus line and close to the Market where you can spend hours sampling wonderful food. The houses are each different and one is open for visits. You can also rent one of the houses...More

Thank Pedalmasher2
Reviewed October 31, 2017

This neighborhood, once a very important harbor area, was in the last years transformed into a social, cultural and architectural hotspot. Lots of modern buildings, most of them office buildings, a new (and equally modern) theater, the emblematic Hotel New York and the national photo...More

Thank Vladimir1998
Reviewed September 29, 2017 via mobile

Kop van Zuid is a cool neighborhood. Great place for a stroll. Lots to see and do, well worth a visit

Thank Lewis S
Reviewed August 20, 2017

A thriving district of Rotterdam, where old factory and new buildings coexist. You can find commercial buildings, business hotels and old corners that remind New York. You can "visit" it if you go from Erasmus Bridge to Fenix Food Factory.

Thank MPaola25
Reviewed August 13, 2017

London has its Docklands with Canary Wharf and Rotterdam has its "Kop van Zuid". Although it seems a bit arrogant to compare Rotterdam with London, both areas, Docklands and "Kop van Zuid", are city redevelopments on abandoned and derelict harbour areas. Conceived almost 30 years...More

1  Thank Hendrik_NL
Reviewed August 8, 2017

The Kop van Zuid has a perfect view of the tall buildings and Erasmus Bridge as well as the water. Definitely a perfect viewpoint.

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