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'Under the Oaks' - a farmhouse dating from 1840
'Under the Oaks' - a farmhouse dating from 1840
Wintry windmill in Diever The farmhouse in winter Diever in winter
'Under the Oaks' in full bloom Downstairs Double Bedroom Twin bedroom
Wide open spaces Moorland, forest, sand dunes... The nearby national park
Picnic in the vast national parks Aekingerzand - just a bike ride away! Kitchen
Utility Room Race in Diever Market day in Diever
Sitting Room 'Under the Oaks' - a farmhouse dating from 1840

Farmhouse in Drenthe, Netherlands

Property Details of Drenthe Farmhouse

Accommodation: Maximum capacity - sleeps up to 12 plus babies (maximum of 10 adults). Smaller groups are very welcome (please see discounts available under 'pricing') 1 double bedroom - king-size boxspring bed complete with LCD TV / DVD-player (on ground floor) 3 twin bedrooms - 2 twin boxspring beds each, all with washbasin, 1 with LCD TV / DVD player (all on first floor) 1 single bedroom - 1 single bed + rolloway visitor's bed (on first floor) 2 foldable beds (not suitable for adults). These can be placed in the twin or double bedrooms 2 large canvas cots for babies / small children Also, 2 highchairs, a play pen, a play rug and vertical baby bath are all available for our youngest guests (all baby items are for your use and are free of charge) Large shower room (on ground floor) 2 WCs (on ground and first floors) Utility Room with iron / board / washing-machine and dishwasher. Tumble-dryer available Kitchen/dining-room (gas stove / electric mini grill-oven / microwave-grill / fridge-freezer / toaster / coffee-maker and kettle) Living-room complete with LCD TV (incl. BBC etc.) / DVD-player & DVDs / radio-CD & CDs, children's toys / board-games High-speed wireless internet connection (up to 80 Mbit) All bed linen and towels provided (bath / kitchen) Welcome pack provided on arrival (bread / butter / milk / jam / cheese / eggs / sugar / coffee / tea / orange juice / breakfast cereal). If you would like anything else in particular to be included in the welcome pack, please just let us know. There is ample off street parking For your use there is a private patio with chairs, tables and parasol supplied, plus gardens with a trampoline (shared). A BBQ is available Bicycle-hire is available locally (which can also be arranged before arrival), with secure storage on site Guests have exclusive use of the front farmhouse which adjoins the owner's property. The house is entirely self contained with two entrances for full privacy Up to 2 well-behaved pets can be accommodated with prior notice Please note that this is a non-smoking accommodation It is our pleasure to be of assistance to you during your stay and our priority to make sure that you will have a pleasant holiday in our farmhouse. We are happy to offer any help on preparing your trip. Please email with any questions you may have about the farmhouse, Diever, Drenthe or anything at all to do with the Netherlands!

Local Area Details

Local activities in this area of outstanding natural beauty include walking, bicycling, horseriding and birdwatching. Sailing and fishing can be enjoyed at Giethoorn which is also known as the Venice of the North. The provincial capital at Assen is just 25 minutes away, while Emmen with its world-famous zoo, the city of Groningen and the German border are all less than an hours drive away.

For the children there are 18 funparks in the surrounding area. More than 25 museums will provide an interest to each member of the family.

Then there is Diever village itself with its restaurants, its cafes, shops and supermarket. Not forgetting its 14th Century church and being famously renowned for the open-air productions of Shakespeare which have been re-enacted in its forest amphitheatre every Summer since 1946.

Diversity on your doorstep, since Diever is placed at the crossroads of three provinces -Drenthe Overijssel and Friesland. These are all uniquely different to one another. So when you are in Drenthe, why not discover Friesland and Overijssel provinces as well! The borders lie just 15 minutes away by car.

So whether its picknicking in the forest, taking a dip in a forest bathing pool or going by horseback along one of the many marked trails, you wont be disappointed by this areas rich heritage, its welcoming English-speaking people and its unending choice of excursions and attractions.

FARMHOUSE IN RURAL DRENTHE Netherlands Property Information

Location:Drenthe, Netherlands
This Property Sleeps:10
Minimum Price Per Week:£615
Maximum Price Per Week:£970
Nearest Airport:Amsterdam (AMS), NetherlandsTo Amsterdam from various cities in the UK & Ireland (easyjet, flybe, Jet2, British Airways, Cityjet, KLM & Aer Lingus) (airport code AMS)
Rates are based on a group of 9 to 12 persons and are for the property per week (Friday to Friday), per midweek (Monday to Friday) and per weekend (Friday to Monday) ////////// Discounts: ////////// For groups of 6 to 8 persons - deduct 10% from the above rates ///////// For groups of up to 6 persons - deduct 20% from the above rates ////////// Last minute discount - 15 per cent for bookings made within 6 weeks of arrival date. ////////// Long-stay discount - 10 per cent for bookings of a duration of 14 days or more. ////////// Earlybird discount - 5 per cent discount for bookings made 26 weeks before arrival date. ////////// Deposit 20 per cent of total amount within 7 days of booking. Balance to be paid no later than 56 days before arrival date please. ////////// Bookings within 8 weeks full payment on booking. ////////// Cancellations: ////////// More than 56 days before arrival - 90 per cent refund less deposit. ////////// From 56 to 42 days before arrival 80 per cent refund. ////////// From 41 to 28 days before arrival 60 per cent refund. ////////// From 27 to 14 days before arrival 40 per cent refund. ////////// From 13 to 7 days before arrival 20 per cent refund. ////////// From 6 days to day of arrival No refund. ////////// We accept all major credit and debit cards via PayPal

Property Features

  • Close to a golf course
  • Pets are allowed
  • Children are allowed

Accommodation and Facilities Summary

Theme Quiet yet close to local activity, Away from it all
Accommodation Changeover Day Flexible, Size: Spacious, Accommodation Type: Self Catering
Suitability Non Smoking Only, Wheelchair inaccessible, Children Welcome, Family Oriented, Pets Welcome, No Pets
Outside Outside Tap, Garden, Terrace, Parking, Patio, Barbecue, Barbecue Area
Location In the Country, Distance to Airport >100km, Distance to local restaraunts 500m, Distance to convenience store <100m, Distance to beach >5km
Local Area The local town is Sleepy, Distance to Local Town Centre 500m, Restaurants, Quiet Bars and Pubs
Local Activities Nearby Zoo, Windsurfing, Walking, Swimming, Tennis, Sailing, Mountain Biking, Horse Riding, Golf, Fishing, Cycling
Living Room Armchairs 1, Sofas 3, Seating for 10 People
Laundry Ironing Board, Iron, Clothes Dryer, Towels Provided, Linen Provided, Washing Machine Provided
Kitchen Toaster, Grill, Separate dining area, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Oven, Hob, Washing Machine, Dishwasher, Microwave, Crockery & Cutlery Provided, High Chair Available
Entertainment Cassette Player, Radio, DVD Player, TV, Hi Fi, Satellite or Cable
Dining Dining room, Seating for 10 People, Dining room table
Heat/Cooling Ceiling Fans, Central Heating
Bedroom Pull-out Beds 1, Twins 3, Singles 1, Doubles 1
Bathroom Toilets 2, Bathrooms 1

Contact Information for FARMHOUSE IN RURAL DRENTHE Netherlands

Name: David & Monique Samson
Telephone: 31-521-594187
Alt Telephone: 31-645-492837
Fax: --
It is completely free to send an enquiry! Use this opportunity and email the owner below to ask as many questions as you wish about this Villa in England.

Farmhouse in Drenthe, Netherlands