Guillemots ( Limburg: Leume ) is a Belgian municipality located in the Flemish region with 14,358 inhabitants (as of January 1, 2012). It consists of the main town and the two districts Linkhout and Meldert.

Hasselt is eleven kilometers south-east, 37 km south-east of Maastricht and Brussels, about 60 km west-southwest.


In the immediate vicinity of the town, the motorway junction guillemots in the intersection of the A2 / E 314 and the A13 / E 313 The community has its own motorway exit ( guillemots ) on the A2.

In schools, a district of the neighboring town of Herk- de -Stad are the next regional train station; others are among others in Hasselt, Diest and Heusden -Zolder.

Maastricht Aachen Airport and the airports of Liège and Eindhoven are the closest regional airports and the Brussels National Airport near the capital Brussels is an international airport.


In guillemots is the headquarters of the Bosal Group, an automotive supplier with (2010) 683 million € turnover.


  • Castle Lagendal