A tranquil setting, near sandy beaches and stunning towns
FarmCamps Oranjepolder can be found in Zeeland province, in the most southern part of the Netherlands. This is an area of immense natural beauty brimming with beaches, wildlife, large lakes and historical towns. Would you believe it, Oranjepolder was previously a royal estate!
Oranjepolder is a family run farm which focuses mainly on arable farming. Of course there are other animals who are residents to the farm which you can help care for if you so wish, such as rabbits, sheep etc.
There is a true feeling of relaxation on this farm. The luxurious, glamping tents are set in a large field with uninterrupted views of farmland and endless space to play. If you like to kick back, enjoy a slower pace of life and have time to read a novel in your hammock or, enjoy plenty of Al fresco dining, this is the farm for you. The beauty of a farm holiday is simply choosing how much, or how little you decide to do.
Children can roam to their hearts content in this safe environment and wander freely through the farm and its outbuildings. They are sure to meet lots of friends who they will make unforgettable memories with, as they explore the trampoline, numerous scooters, go-karts or bikes they can help themselves to. For those younger members of the family, digging away in the sand pile can provide hours of fun. There is a central playground and field to play football and if the weather isn’t on your side, there are games such as table tennis set up in the farm outbuilding.
You will find a small larder which is filled with farmers’ produce that you can purchase on site whilst a larger shop can be done in the nearby town. Part of the fun of staying at FarmCamps Oranjepolder is joining in with life on the farm or participating in one of the organised activities. Children can go for a ride on the tractor with the farmer, feed the animals, go metal detecting or bake a local delicacy. Keep your eye on the notice board for up to date information on activities during your stay.
Children receive a Farmer’s Passport on arrival which is filled with fun things to do and activities they can participate in during their holiday on the farm. They can get their passport stamped when they complete tasks and even earn their Farmer’s Diploma!
You might think that being on a farm with such peace and tranquility, that you are miles from civilization. However, the huge Veerse Meer lake which offers plenty of recreational water sports, is just 2km away. Middelburg is a wonderfully picturesque town just 10km away, with a pretty terraced square, plenty of shopping and beautiful Dutch architecture. This area of the Netherlands is well known for being able to spot seals basking on the sea shore, so keep your eyes peeled!
Safari Tent- Sleeps 4 or 6 people. Comfy sofa in lounge area and well equipped kitchen including running cold water and refrigerator. Dining area and super comfy mattresses with duvets included. Shower not included but a modern shower block is nearby. Toys and games chest and outdoor furniture for dining and relaxing.
Barn Tent- Providing all the comfort of other tents but with unexpected luxuries such as a dishwasher, shower AND bath. This tent sleeps 6 and has its own version of a hay house at the top of a triple bunk bed! Hot and cold water, cosy lounge with large panoramic windows. Well equipped kitchen with espresso machine and dining area. Outdoor space includes garden furniture, lounge chairs, BBQ, heater and hammock.
Baby bed, high chair and a changing mat can be reserved at a small extra charge at the time of booking.
The town of Middelburg is just over 10 minutes away, with its beautiful shopping streets, Dutch architecture and large bustling, terraced square with bars and restaurants.
Veerse Meer lake is perfect for watersports and just a 15 minute drive.
Zoutelande beach is just one of the large expanses of stunning beach line in the area and only 15 minutes from the farm. You may want to visit Domburg and Oranjezon too!
The Deltapark Neeltje Jans is 25 mins away where children can learn about the Netherlands’ water history and play in the water playground.
If you’re looking for a rainy day activity Klok’uus is an extensive indoor play area with plenty for children of all ages and is just 15mins drive away.
Berkenhof Tropical Zoo is just 20 minutes from Oranjepolder where you will be able to see many animals, go in the fossil mine, visit the butterfly garden and play to your heart’s content in the indoor playground and outdoor play forest.
Amsterdam Schiphol Airport 2 hours (180km)
Hoek of Holland Ferry Port 1h40mins (123km)
Rotterdam Ferry Port 1h20 mins (92km)
Calais 2h30 mins (205km)Show on map
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