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The back garden The Nestje - upstairs bedroom in the house with a view to the stars.
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The Gingerbread Huis, nestled in private woods


The Gingerbread Huis, nestled in private woods

7 guests
3 bedrooms
4 beds
1 bath
7 guests
3 bedrooms
4 beds
1 bath
Great location100% of recent guests gave this home’s location a 5-star rating.
Great check-in experience94% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.

Our fairytale wooden house (sleeps 5) and shed (sleeps 2) set in our wild forest on the edge of the Veluwe, close to Apeldoorn offering many family friendly activities, and the culinary village of Beekbergen, and Bussloo lake with it's beaches. Set on a quiet lane with a golf course opposite, the kids can roam free whilst you enjoy the peace and nature. You'll love our cosy place and feel instantly right at home. The dining area sits 5. Stars in abundance, usually. Stillness at night, always.


Laptop friendly workspace

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 king bed
Bedroom 2
1 king bed, 1 single bed
Bedroom 3
1 king bed
Common spaces
1 crib

House Rules

No smoking
No parties or events
Check-in time is 6PM - 2AM (next day)
Check out by 1PM


41 Reviews

Abhimanyu User Profile
May 2018
It was a fairytale style, kid-friendly house in the woods. The location and the amenities were bang on. Thoroughly enjoyed our stay and we recommend this place wholeheartedly. We had absolutely no issues in terms of the communication with the host, Lucinda.
Janne User Profile
May 2018
wonderful house, beautiful forrest and surroundings! total peace.
Jasper User Profile
April 2018
We had a great time! We loved the small and cozy house. The location is just perfect. You really are in the middle of the forrest. Very quiet and peaceful. The owner was very flexible with checkin and check out.
Kate User Profile
April 2018
Aaahhh...settled in to the cottage in the woods...We did and the time was very pleasant, bikes were provided, we rode around the countryside. It is close to many small towns. We visited Vemmer and Lucinda had good suggestions for historic places to visit. The cottage is very comf…
Jacqueline User Profile
February 2018
Perfect spot to enjoy natural freedom with the whole family. Well utilised little house; the basics in kitchen are all there. The nice extra's like bikes to use make it very homely.
Pieter User Profile
October 2017
A gorgeous, magical little place in the woods. Everything we needed for 5 adults and 2 children, very good and quick communication by Lucinda.
Remco User Profile
September 2017
Lovely little house in the woods. Whether you're just a couple or with the whole family, it suits all the needs. The woods start at your doorstep and that creates a very relaxing atmosphere. Still plenty of activities at reasonable walking distance such as golf, the steam train o…

Hosted by Lucinda

Amsterdam, NetherlandsJoined in December 2013
Lucinda User Profile
88 Reviews
I spent many years working for Medecins sans Frontieres both in the field and laterly in HQ, Amsterdam. I have two young sons, and it is because of them that we searched for the perfect place for our city kids to experience the freedom to explore nature, build dens, and get right…
Languages: English
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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