In the centre of the Holland’s stunning Green Heart, discover a holiday destination unlike any other. Landal Reeuwijkse Plassen is surrounded by a blanket of wide, open fields, vast networks of waterways, traditional dutch windmills, dairy farms and large leisure lakes. If you love water, you’ll love your stay here. Modern water lodges have their own mooring jetty, so you can head out onto the lake aboard a hired dayboat.
An exciting adventure island awaits any young explorers, with rope swings and zip wires to zoom through the air. While swimming pools, scenic cycle routes and stylish terrace bars provide the whole family with plenty to do. Wildlife is abundant around Landal Reeuwijkse Plassen. The crystal clear lakes are an angler’s dream. Fish from the riverbanks, or hire a sailboat and head out into the centre of the pond, where the larger fish lurk beneath the surface. The marshy grasslands that surround the park are great for birdwatching. While the countryside provides a great basecamp for bug hunting and critter finding.
Just a few miles away is Gouda, a beautiful, medieval city, where much of its past can still be seen to this day. Head to the town centre for shopping and sightseeing. While its tiny backstreets, busy canals and pretty courtyards are ideal for exploring. Visit Fort Wierickerschans, a structure that - during Roman times - marked the boundary between the Roman Empire and the ‘barbarian north’. With good transport links to some of the country’s other major cities, it’s the perfect balance of quiet country living and big city light exploring. From the hustle and bustle of the city to the peace and tranquility of the lush lakelands, this is a little piece of paradise.