Zeewolde - the charm of the Mediterranean on the banks of Eemmeer lake
Zeewolde is a town in the centre of the Netherlands that is known for its landscapes, particularly due to paintings by painters such as Richard Serra. Located east of a small lake named Wolderwijd, Zeewolde is a small municipality that's ideal for restful holidays in harmony with nature. South of the town, the large forest of Hosterwold is home to many wild animals and protected tree species. The ideal environment for spending a lovely holiday in the Netherlands.
During a family holiday in Zeewolde, you'll stay in a family cottage at the heart of nature with a large outdoor area to recharge your batteries in the fresh air. Children can take part in many fun activities such as solving the secret of the Mystery Mission or taking on the challenges of Cool Factor Next Level. The Zeewolde water park also offers entertaining activities like the Turbo Twister and Flow Rider.
The Zeewolde leisure park is the perfect place for a holiday whether you're with friends or that special someone. Water sports fans will be delighted to indulge in surfing and sailing at Eemeer lake. Those who prefer a bird's eye view can find an interesting sporting challenge in the form of the village's via ferrata course. Those who prefer to relax and go for walks during their holiday in Zeewolde, will have plenty to do at the Market Square, the focal point of the village, where they can go shopping, have a cocktail on a sunny terrace or taste local produce at the market.
The nearest large town to the village is Amersfoort, a lively, colourful town with a great atmosphere. While spending a weekend in Zeewolde, make sure to visit its historical centre surrounded by its medieval walls, the Tower of Our Lady and its canals, which are typical of northern Dutch towns. While on holiday with children in Zeewolde, make sure to also visit Dolfinarium Harderwijk, where you can see dolphins, walruses, seals and sea lions at 9 different displays.