Not a moment’s boredom!Not a moment’s boredom!

Watching other families enjoy themselves here shows us how few leave the farm since there is so much to see and do. Here the kids are in their element and don’t have time to get bored! That´s why the parents are having a great time too.

But if you do want to discover the local environment that Drenthe offers then you’ll find natural beauty spots, picturesque and quaint villages together with plenty to entertain the kids. There’s something for everyone here!

Splashing aroundSplashing around

  • Kibbelkoele

The Kibbelkoele is an artificial lake near Drenthe and nestled in the Sleenerzand woods. At less than 10km away from the farm this is a lovely place to relax, swim, play and sunbathe. There is a kiosk for light refreshments and toilets also.

  • Zweeloo swimming pool

In the village, a few kilometers from the farm, you’ll find this swimming pool with one large pool (25 meters long), a separate paddling pool and some awesome waterslides.

  • Aquarena

Want more indoor swimming fun? Then you should head off to Emmen where you’ll find the Aquarena swimming and wave pool, including an 80 meter long water slide, white water creek, Splash Island for the kids and a whirlpool for mum and dad.

Playing paradisePlaying paradise

  • Kabouterland

At 20km from the farm, in the heart of the Drenthe village of Exloo is Kabouterland; a fun day out full of gnomes, trolls, animals and plenty of indoor and outdoor playgrounds.

  • Attractiepark Drouwenerzand

The cheapest theme park in The Netherlands with well over 30 attractions located less than 20km from the farm!

  • Plopsa Indoor Coevorden

Studio 100 is a Belgian company that produces popular children's television series. The 15km drive will end with radiant smiles and cheers of joy on this fun day out with the family.

  • Attractiepark Slagharen

Attractiepark Slagharen is a mega cool theme park with over 30 rides and shows. The perfect theme park for younger children at about 30km from the farm.

NatureNature

  • Boomkroonpad

The Boomkroonpad state forest in Drouwen (25km) offers beautiful forest trails, a treetop walkway, playgrounds & a lookout tower. 

  • Emmen Zoo

The most beautiful zoo in The Netherlands can be found in Emmen, only 15km from the farm. Here the animals are arranged according to the continents of the earth. 

  • Hunebedcentrum Borger

Pull on your bearskin and take a pre-historic trip back in time to when the first settlers arrived in Drenthe. Borger, where Hunebedcentrum is situated, offers a wide variety of educational activities and outdoor fun, including a large selection of pre-historic dolmens.

  • Geopark de Hondsrug

The Hondsrug UNESCO Global Geopark is steeped in history. An area full of exciting stories dating back to prehistoric times. Through the 7 different expeditions you can learn everything there is to know about this extraordinary area.

CultureCulture

  • Museum Orvelte

Orvelte is one of the most beautiful villages in Drenthe and presents itself as an outdoor museum. In this lively village you will experience history firsthand including beautiful Saxon farms and live demonstrations of ancient crafts. 

  • Open air museum Ellert & Brammert

Step back in time at the open air museum 'Ellert & Brammert "Schoonoord”! This museum lets you relive the olden days in south east Drenthe. Legend has it that the giants Ellert and Brammert used to raid the surrounding area but thankfully now they stand at the entrance of the museum.

  • Memorial Centre Westerbork

In the middle of Drenthe lies the Westerbork memorial center depicting Dutch war time under occupation, where between 1942 and 1945 more than 100,000 Jews, Sinti and Roma were deported to camps in Eastern Europe. The history of Westerbork is represented by means of photographs, documents, drawings, paintings, images, maps, and objects.