In Ouderkerk aan den IJssel, in the middle of the Green Heart of the Netherlands, near the cities Gouda and Rotterdam, you can rent this wonderful, luxurious holiday house for eight persons with magnificent view of the polder. The holiday house is situated on the property of an age-old monumental farm with “Lakenvelder” cows and fruit orchard.
On the ground floor this holiday house is fully wheelchair accessible and – friendly. It is characterized by wide doors, no thresholds, a high-low kitchen, a raised toilet, folding brackets, wheelchair accessible sink and high-low bed. There are charging points for e-bikes or –scooters.
All adjustments are invisible. If desired, we can arrange various means and caregivers for you as well, thanks to our close cooperation with a health institution. The holiday house has a regional, rural style and a wonderful design, amongst others with art. A perfect atmosphere to enjoy a lovely holiday, not only for seniors or disabled people, but for families or friends as well.
On the property you can fish and garden. Through a paved path you can reach the polder for a nice walk or cycle tour on private property. After 500m you will reach a picnic area amidst “Lakenvelder” cows, sheep and meadow birds in the polder of the Krimpenerwaard.
In the surrounding area you can walk, cycle or ride a scooter in forest or polder. There is a subtropical swimming pool, an outdoor swimming pool, a recreation pond, a golf court, a midget golf court, a tennis court and a surf spot.
You can visit a tea garden or a regional museum, enjoy ball shooting or play farm games. You can participate in various workshops such as: cheese making, painting, making bonbons and pottery. In approx. 30 minutes you can reach the famous cheese market in Gouda, the well-known cube houses in Rotterdam or one of the mills in Kinderdijk. The silverware places and ateliers in Schoonhoven are definitely worth a visit, just like the historical town centre of Dordrecht and the adjoining nature reserve De Biesbosch. In approx. 45 minutes you can reach the beach in Scheveningen or Hoek van Holland.
Would you like to enjoy a fantastic holiday in beautiful surroundings? Don’t hesitate and rent this luxurious holiday house near Gouda!
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Through the front door you can reach the hall and the comfortably furnished living room, amongst others with sofa and a couple of armchairs, satellite-TV, DVD-player, CD-player, dining table, books and games. Luxurious kitchen amongst others with induction hob, coffee-maker, mixer, toaster, fridge/freezer, Senseo coffee-maker, juicer and electric kettle.
On the ground floor you will find two bedrooms with two single beds each. Bathroom, accessible through one of the bedrooms and through the hall, with shower, washbasin and toilet. Through a staircase you will reach the first floor. On the landing you will find a washing machine and a drier, which you can rent, if desired. Third bedroom with four single beds. Bathroom with rain shower, washbasin and toilet. All beds are long (2,10m) and have single duvets.
The holiday house offers central heating, a blow-drier, a washing machine, a drier, free internet, a child’s bed and a highchair. Outside, at the back of the accommodation, you will find a large terrace inclusive of garden furniture. Around the accommodation you will find several seats. There are plenty of parking places.
Local nickname for Leiden is Key City. Leiden has the oldest university of the Netherlands. The city is known for its rich history and the old town centre with canals, historic buildings and almshouses. Leiden has more than 2800 historic buildings and places of interest which can be reached either on foot, by bike or by boat, like: the Castle, the town hall, the St. Peters Church, the theatre and the Gravensteen.
Kinderdijk in the Alblasserwaard is worldwide known for its authentic windmills from the 18th century. The 19 mills were originally built to allow occupation. Nowadays these mills are unique icons representing an unique piece of Dutch history. The extensive peatland offers a perfect background.
The ‘Keukenhof’ is a large park (32 ha) with a lot of footpaths (15km)., fun for both young and old. The park is filled with blooming tulips, hyacinths, narcissus and other bulbous plants. A perfect place to relax and get inspired.
In Archeon in Alphen a/d Rijn you will experience three periods from the Dutch history: Prehistory, Roman empire and Middle Ages. All buildings (43, amongst others gates, bridges, huts, temples, monasteries, farmhouses etc.) in Archeon are reconstructions of buildings which have truly existed in the Netherlands. It concerns full-sized buildings.
The famous Madurodam is a Dutch miniature city in The Hague, scale: 1:25. In this miniature city you can form a picture of Dutch society by means of replicas of Dutch buildings.
Tips and trips:
- Den Haag
- Anne Frank House
- De Uithof
- Dierentuin Artis
- Diergaarde Blijdorp
- Attractiepark Duinrell
- Holland Casino
- Madame Tussaud’s
- Renbaan Duindigt
- De Moriaan
- The Cheese Market
- Goudse Glazen
- Kaas en ambachtenmuseum