Swimming

Swimming

De Parel is located on the water. And where there is water there is swimming. The water is directly accessible from the houses on the waterfront. We also have a private beach which offers plenty of space to enjoy a solid splash. You can always enjoy a refreshing dip in the natural water. Please pay attention to the little ones, swimming is at your own risk.

Supboarding

Supboarding

Take the great view from the water and it's also a good work-out. You rent a supboard from us and you can go out on the water. The boards are long and wide and therefore very stable and ideal for beginners. When you leave, we will give you a brief instruction so that you can be on your way quickly.

Cycling

Cycling

Zindels e-bikes and bicycles. The area offers itself like no other for a wonderful bike ride. The Horsterwold is very large and is a magical adventure for every cycling enthusiast. We rent out Zindels premium e-bikes as well as regular bicycles.

Playing

Playing

At our reception are several games ready to have fun in the open air. Jeu de boules Kubb! Spikeball Croquet A chessboard It is ready for you at the reception

Hiking

Hiking

Hiking in the Horsterwold. You don't have to go anywhere, because you're already there. This very large contiguous deciduous forest is a beautiful nature reserve where you can enjoy a walk. You will regularly find deer, wild horses, fallow deer, foxes and countless species of birds. You can obtain more information at the reception.

Golf

Golf

Glamping De Parel is also ideally suited as a location for a wonderful golf weekend. Golfclub Zeewolde is 3 minutes away from our park. The course is spacious on a 120 hectare site and has four 9-hole loops (Barge, Botter, Pluut and de Jol). The course has a park-like character and is located in the middle of nature. There is a wide variety of flora and fauna including birds of prey and several waterfowl, roe deer and foxes. The holes offer a lot of challenges for both high and the low handicaps.

Surf and watersports

Surf and watersports

Because De Parel is close to various popular water sports destinations, including Horst beach, Zeewolde Marina, Telstar beach and various other beaches around the Wolderwijd. Windsurfing, kitesurfing, canoeing or renting a boat, nothing is mandatory and everything is allowed!

City hopping

City hopping

In addition to the beautiful nature, there are also plenty of beautiful cities to visit in the area. Hanseatic and fortified city Harderwijk is a city with a rich history, and has almost a hundred national monuments. In the immediate vicinity are beautiful castles such as Staverden Castle and De Essenburgh Castle.

Winery Wilgenhorst

Winery Wilgenhorst

More than 3.8 meters below sea level, just outside the village of Zeewolde, lies Wijngoed Wilgenhorst. Winemaker Geert Horlings has been making delicious white, red and sparkling wines here since 2012. The winery's host regularly receives guests for a tour and wine tasting. Ask our reception about the possibilities.

For kids

For kids

On the beach of De Parel, the children can play to their heart's content in the water, learn to paddle paddle or play games. Playbos De Zevensprong is a few minutes by bike, where you can climb, run and build huts. At Telstar Beach the children can take all kinds of lessons, from surfing to sailing.