Are there any weekends still available?
Sometimes there are ‘chance opportunities’ when previously booked weekends become available.
Are there House Rules and General Conditions? GDPR?
With prior consultation, there are numerous possibilities at Meeuwenveen. However, for the purposes of a safe and undisturbed stay there are, as in any organisation, basic rules and regulations for everyone to adhere to. For the business side of your stay there are also general conditions. These are straightforward and generally accepted as part of good business practise.
You can bring your own chef with you. If you don’t have that possibility then Meeuwenveen Accommodations can always offer a helping hand.
Who's cleaning the house?
The group has the responsibility for cleaning, both during their stay and before they leave.
Is there Internet? A piano? A sauna?
Yes, there is internet, as well as Wi-Fi. There is also an authentic Roland FP-80 digital piano. Situated behind Building 3. you will find a wooden sauna for 6 people.
Do I have to bring bed linen and towels?
Yes, you can, but we also provide this service.
Is it necessary to bring my sports gear to Meeuwenveen?
You can walk directly into the woods where you will also find a mountain bike trail. A swim in the ‘Oude Vaart’ (Old Canal) is also possible.
How do I reach Meeuwenveen?
There are various ways to get to Havelte. One way is by bus, but this includes a walk of over one kilometre. Another is by train, including a regional taxi service. If you are arriving by car you will find more than sufficient parking possibilities.
Can I sleep outside, build a campfire, bring my dog?
At Meeuwenveen the possibilities are endless. Some guests even say that anything is possible. That is true, but to establish a clear agreement a pre-consultation is both necessary and mandatory.
Are there any floor plans of the buildings?
It’s possible to download the floor plans for each building. These give a detailed indication of how buildings are divided, where they are located, the number of bedrooms and beds, and their guest capacity.
I would like to use photos of Meeuwenveen for my invitation. Are there any?
Yes, there are. Copyright free. See the download link in the article.
Who are we?
Kees Middelweerd has been the director of Meeuwenveen since 1993 and since 2000 also the owner. He studied architecture in Delft and managed ‘Yakso,’ an organic food company.
Frequently asked questions ...
Is Meeuwenveen wheelchair friendly? Can I reserve a private room? Is my coat still hanging there?