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From today ( the end of June 2014) we can offer you our completely renovated old farmhouse in the lovely countryside of the river IJssel, close to the medieval Hanze towns of Zutphen, Doesburg and Deventer, with two bedrooms (sleeps 4 persons), a bathroom, two separated toilets, the kitchen is fully equipped with a glass ceramic hob, and a very spacious living room.
Although it must be a lovely house for children, because there is a nice play area with a lot of play things, we have to warn parents who have small kids who cann't swim. Near the house is an old swimming pool and an old pond
Our house offers you lots of privacy.
An ideal country for walking and cycling. There are many sights of great interest in the vicinity. You can make a drive with an old steam locomotief between Dieren and Apeldoorn; museum More in Gorssel; visit the National Park the Hoge Veluwe with the famous Kroller Müller Museum Otterlo/Hoenderloo (closed on Monday), white bicycles to use for free; the Arnhem open air museum; Burgers Zoo in Arnhem; De Posbank Rheden (our the Dutch mountains!);make a boat trip on the IJssel or a boattrip with "de fluisterboot" at Zutphen. You can also rent a canoe at Zutphen. If you are keen on golfing, there is a nine hole golfcourse at Kasteel Engelenburg in the village of Brummen. About fifteen minutes from the house lies Bussloo with a beautiful large lake for swimming etc. there is also a sauna and spa at Bussloo.
For children it's very nice to visit De Spelerij at Dieren, they can make there all kinds of things; the papermill at Loenen to make their own paper; the amusementpark “De Julianatoren” at Apeldoorn, or if they like to camp in your own tent in our backyard it’s no problem to us.
Some examples for a walk: De Posbank De Steeg/Rheden; De Loenermark Loenen, Imbos Eerbeek.
There are a few restaurants at Voorst.
More different kind of restaurants you will find at Zutphen.
Simple bikes are available but you can rent a bike with more possibilities at Eerbeek.
At request we can arrange a baby-bed,-chair -bath etc
We can also offer a questhouse for 4 persons at the same location, we guarantee your privacy! (https://www.airbnb.nl/rooms/3342060) , so this is an ideal place for parents with there (grown-up) children, or a bunch of friends
Accessibility: nearest railway station is Voorst. Of course we can collect you from the station. Please ask details in advance.
You can reach the railway station in about 1.5 hour from airport Schiphol. Amsterdam is about 100km
We just finished a recreation-room in which you can find a billiard-table, table-football, darts, a shovelboard and several party games.
In our recreation-room you can also find a freezer for common use with our cottage-guests.
There is also a nice fire place in the recreation room and outside the house, but please keep distance from the roof of the farm!
Huisdieren en roken niet toegestaan