• Nearest Beach: Wassenaarse Slag 4km

  • Nearest Lake: 5km

  • Nearest River: Rijnsburg 7km

  • Nearest Town: Wassenaar 0.5km

  • Nearby Towns:

    • Leiden: 10km
    • Delft: 22km
    • Haarlem: 33km
    • Rotterdam: 35km
    • Gouda: 38km
    • Amsterdam: 49km

Sightseeing

The capital and cultural city, Amsterdam, is about 50km from Duinrell and is so easy to reach using public transport. Leiden is approximately 12km away and is home to a university as well as many museums and churches. Madurodam is where you will find the largest miniature city in the world and historical Rotterdam is also worth a visit while you're here.

Days Out

Duinrell

Duinrell Theme Park

One of Duinrell’s most popular attractions has to be the theme park, which is a spectacular experience for old and young alike. There are lots of great roller coasters and attractions, as well as a Fairytale Wonderland and children’s shows.

Rembrandt museum

Rembrandt House Museum

Rembrandt House Museum in Amsterdam will put you in the previous home and studio of the famous painter where you can feel the atmosphere in which he created his masterpieces.

Den Haag

Gemeentemuseum Den Haag

There are so many wonderful museums and galleries in this region you could spend your whole holiday exploring them and still not see them all. Gemeentemuseum Den Haag should be high on your to-do list; it is world-renowned for an impressive collection of modern art.

Wassenaar

Wassenaar

Wander to Wassenaar for a little tipple, a memorable meal or a day in the sun on the golden sands. The authentic town is only a 10 minute walk from the campsite.

Sea Life Centre

Scheveningen

Scheveningen is a great day out. As well as a fabulous beach it is home to a sea life centre where you can experience the thrill of a deep sea dive as you walk through an underwater tunnel and sharks and sea creatures swim over head.  

Artis Royal zoo

Artis Royal Zoo

At Artis Royal Zoo there are hundreds of animals representing every kingdom of the tree of life, as well as beautiful gardens and fascinating sculptures.

Keukenhof

Keukenhof Gardens

A trip to Holland wouldn’t be complete without seeing the iconic displays of flowers at Keukenhof Gardens. The tulips flower from mid March to mid May when the fields are one of the most photographed sites in the world.

Leiden

Leiden

Leiden and Amsterdam are easily accessible, either by bus or train. Leiden is a quieter alternative to Amsterdam but it still has quaint canals and bridges and is full of great shops, bars and cafés. It also has a university and lots of museums and churches.

Events in the Region

Taste of Amsterdam

Taste of Amsterdam

This food-based festival takes place in early June and is a chance for the top restaurants of Amsterdam to showcase their culinary creations. Stalls are set up in the Amstelpark and it is a great opportunity to taste different dishes from Amsterdam's best restaurants and chefs, all in one place.  The size of the dishes has been designed with this in mind, making sure that you can sample lots of different things!

Holland festival

Holland Festival

Originating way back in 1947, the Holland Festival is the biggest performing arts festival in the Netherlands.  It includes international performers of theatre, dance, music and opera, with the classical elements being given a more contemporary feel.

Pinkpop Music Festival

Pinkpop Music Festival

Since its inception in 1970, this pop music festival has grown in size and is now world renowned. Showcasing new acts alongside famous pop and rock bands, Pinkpop attracts a diverse following every year, making for a cracking atmosphere for all. Pinkpop offers camping throughout the festival but why not holiday either side at one of our Dutch parcs?

Amsterdam Roots Festival

Amsterdam Roots Festival

The Amsterdam Roots Festival takes place annually in June. It is a leading festival of non-western music and attracts bands and artists from all over the world. Enjoyed by approximately 60.000 visitors each year, it's considered to be one of the most important music festivals in Holland. Listen to performances of fado, zouk dance, hiphop, latin-jazz, rumba, flamenco and more! The music comes from all corners of the earth, from Cape Verde to the Caribbean and from Mongolia to South Africa.

Julidans

Julidans

Amsterdam's annual contemporary dance festival takes place on a variety of stages at the Leidesplein and other venues across Amsterdam. Dances are performed by international artists and contemporary choreographers, showcasing all the latest trends and the most innovative creations in the field. Text, visual arts, film and urban dance are a regular feature of this festival.

Summer Carnival Rotterdam

Rotterdam Unlimited Summer Carnival

This festival, with it's focus on diversity, is one of the biggest in the Netherlands, attracting 900,00 visitors from all over Europe. It's a great 5 day experience with many art and cultural events, live performances, major international artists and a vibrant summer carnival.

Grachtenfestival, Amsterdam

Grachtenfestival, Amsterdam

Also known as the Canal Festival, this popular event attracts visitors from all over. Performers and musicians will take to the stage in various unique locations both indoor and outdoor, from boats to pontoons to 17-century canal-side houses!

Scheveningen International Fireworks Festival

Scheveningen International Fireworks Festival

Every year the International Fireworks Festival lights up the skies over Scheveningen over two weekends in August. Held off the beach, on a pontoon, this popular event attracts up to 100,000 visitors all looking to enjoy the displays as well as the fire eaters, jugglers, dance and music groups. Every night, two different countries give a fireworks show of about 15 minutes. In 2018 the event takes place on the 10th, 11th, 17th and 18th August.

Open Monuments Days

Open Monuments Days

For two days every September, four thousand historical buildings and monuments are opened up to the public and are free to visit. This includes canal houses, palaces, castles and forgotten factories that are ordinarily closed to the public.

Scheveningen Kite Festival

Scheveningen Kite Festival

Scheveningen Kite Festival, held annually at the end of September on Scheveningen Beach, offers the opportunity to watch kites of every shape and colour grace the skies. Each year there are different themes - sports, history, nature and even science fiction! Visitors also get to check out the latest sports including kite-surfing, kite-yachting, kite-skateboarding and kite-skiing. 2018 dates to be confirmed.

Off Parc Activities

There are cycle paths everywhere you look because the flat, local countryside is ideal for walking and cycling. Surprisingly the area is also good for abseiling and climbing which can be done just 100 m from the parc.

There is a beach just 4 km away where you can have lots of fun in the sun.

The following activities are available off parc:

Activities Information

Golf

8.5 km from site

Driving Range

12 km from site

Boat trips

10 km from site
Sports Information

Scuba Diving

15 km from site