Take a break!

We have several preferred partners we suggest for accommodation and food.


Are you thinking about taste a delicious meal or maybe drink something fresh or energizing? We have some suggestions for you.

POPEI: Green gastropub  (in the Klokgebouw)
Tasting an honest menu is it also possible these days. At POPEI’s Honest Restaurant you’ll enjoy a fairtrade menu, either for lunch or have dinner because every dish is prepared with local, organic and sustainable products.

Cucina Italiana: Every single Italian dish hide a story (in the VEEM building: downstairs)
Are you ready to start travelling through Italy without leaving Eindhoven? This experience is available really close to you, especially during the DDW, because in the Vershal, downstairs in the Veemgebouw, you will find Cucina Italiana. The Italian restaurant offers a mouth-watering menu of spicy and tasty recipes. An opportunity to relax and explore with all your senses the magic behind their dishes.

Duurzame kost – Sustainable Urban Farming (5th floor VEEM building)
Small snack? Visit Aquaphonics on the 5th floor of the VEEM building for great salads and visit the plants and fishes. You can share your sustainability plans here or help them with theirs!

Best icecream just outside the doors of the VEEM building.


Intell Hotels Art Eindhoven
This 4 start Art Hotel located in the monumental Philips Light Tower, in the centre of Eindhoven, guarantees to make your stay comfortable. The hotel is close to Strijp-s just a few minutes on foot.

Blue Collar Hotel
This Budget Hotel (62 euro) is comfortable and the closest to the venue, book fast because it’s at the epicentre of the Dutch Design Week.

Student Hotel Eindhoven
Next to the station, you will find the Student Hotel Eindhoven, a place where you can stay for a week to a year. They guaranteed the best prices in accommodation, lower rates for long-stay (40 euro per night, starting at 14 days).

This Great Platform allows you to stay in people’s homes, and make new friends at the same time! You will back home not only with wider knowledge about Art&Tech&Design but also a unique insider perspective of Eindhoven.