Scenery and activities
The B&B has a tourist information folder. For tips and other questions you can also contact us.
The capital city of the Netherlands. Known for its canals wich belong to the world heritage. Take a boat trip through the canal belt, visit the Rijksmuseum or stroll through the Jordaan. Amsterdam is easy to reach by train. You can park your car for free at Sassenheim train station or cycle from our B&B to the station within 5 minutes. To the website of Amsterdam.
The seaside resort of Noordwijk is located about 8 kilometers from our B&B. Ideal for a bike ride, but also easy to reach by car for a day at the beach. Stormy weather? Then visit the Space Expo space museum, the official visitor center of ESA ESTEC. To the website of Noordwijk.
The Kagerplassen is a system of peat lakes centrally located in the Randstad, between Amsterdam and Leiden, which is used as a recreational area and as fishing grounds. The ponds lie between Warmond, Oud Ade, the Haarlemmermeer and Sassenheim, largely in the municipality of Teylingen. It is the oldest water sports area in the Netherlands. From our B&B is a 5-minute drive or a 7-minute bike ride from Jonkman Marina where you can rent a sloop for a boat trip on the Kagerplassen to, for example, Leiden. You can rent a sailboat in the Buitenkaag or you can cycle the ferry route. To the website of Kagerplassen.
Leiden offers a range of special shops, where you will be happy to go shopping for a day. The Haarlemmerstraat is Leiden's main shopping street with many large retail chains. The Pieterskwartier, the historic district around Pieterskerk, with its narrow streets and lanes, is also called the Quartier Latin of Leiden. Also at the Burgsteeg, Nieuwstraat, Hogewoerd and Doezastraat you have plenty of choice to shop. On Wednesdays and Saturdays you will find a market on the quays of the Botermarkt, Vismarkt, Aalmarkt and Nieuwe Rijn. To the website of Leiden.
The Keukenhof is one of the most famous tourist attractions in the Netherlands. In the spring this park changes into a beautiful sea of flowers of tulips, daffodils and hyacinths. Don't forget to visit Keukenhof Castle. From our B&B the Keukenhof is easily accessible by car (12 min.) And by bike (25 min.)
To the website of Keukenhof Lisse.