Rest, nature, culinary enjoyment and sportsmanship are key words. This luxury boutique is beautifully located in the Frisian lake district near the town of Sint Nicolaasga. Hiking, cycling, golf or water sports are on offer here. Play tennis on the all-weather court and swim in the heated swimming pool. The sauna and sunny terrace offer relaxation. The acclaimed chef uses only regional products and delivers a top-notch dinner every evening. It’s no wonder both Lekker magazine and the Michelin guide recommend this restaurant.
Check-in: From 14:00 hours
Check-out: Until 12:00
Museum Joure comprises nine buildings and an expansive garden. This museum lets visitors see where the craftsmen of old (the clockmaker and the goldsmith, for example) used to work. The maritime museum Fries Scheepvaartmuseum in the heart of Sneek will tell you all about Frisian shipbuilding and shipping, from the 17th Century to the present. Get acquainted with the life’s work of Jopie Huisman, Frisian artist and clog trader, in the Jopie Huisman Museum in Workum.
Friesland has four major national parks. National Park De Alde Feanen with its many lakes and ponds is highly recommended. Bird spotters might spot the bluethroat or the western marsh harrier here. Lovers of the woods might rather choose to go hiking in National Park Drents-Friese Wold.