Enjoy the calmness of Stampersgat
Along the banks of the river Mark, the village of Stampersgat is located on a dike. This quiet Brabant village has quite a remarkable name in Dutch (it translates as: Trample Hole). Enjoy the peace and quiet as well as the view sitting on one of the wonderful water picnic benches in Stampersgat. Or cycle past the sugar factory during sugar beet season.
History of Stampersgat
Stampersgat is a village located in the municipality of Halderberge. It’s located between Fijnaart and Oud Gastel. Until 1997, Stampersgat formed the municipality of Oud en Nieuw Gastel, together with Oud Gastel. The village is located along the Dintel river. The Mark-Vliet canal is located on the west side of the village. Immediately noticeable in Stampersgat are the two industrial sites and the village is surrounded by sea clay polders.
Stampersgat is mainly known as the place where sugar factory ‘Dinteloord’ is located. The sugar factory, together with the sugar factories in Roosendaal and Zevenbergen, formed the United Cooperative Sugar Factories. This cooperation later merged with Suiker Unie. The history of the sugarindustry is written down in this here..
To do in Stampersgat
When visiting Stampersgat, you’ll be overwhelmed by peace and nature, it has wide polders and pleasure crafts. There’s a jetty for pleasure crafts on the Dintel. A nice base for cyclists and walkers. View hiking– and cyclingroutes.
Holiday in StampersgatIf you’re coming to Stampersgat for a longer stay, like a midweek, week or weekend, various B&B’s, hotels and campsites can be found around Stampersgat. You can spend the night in a monastery, at a campsite in the middle of a forest of with a wide view of the polder. There are various accommodations that offer great packages. View all accommodation options here..
Tourist Information Halderberge
Halderberge has much more to offer during your visit to West-Brabant. At the Tourist Information Centre in Oudenbosch you’ll find all the information you need for your visit to Halderberge or West-Brabant. Our volunteers are more than happy to help you!
Stationsstraat 7 Oudenbosch