Atmospheric holiday home with bath, garden and privacy


Entire cottage hosted by Gerbrich

  1. 4 guests
  2. 2 bedrooms
  3. 3 beds
  4. 2 bathrooms
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In the village of Ruinen you will find this tastefully renovated barn. The barn is located at the back of a plot of 1400 m2 and offers plenty of privacy. The guest house is located a stone's throw from the brink and the Dwingelderveld National Park. A visit to this stay stands for staying, experiencing and relaxing in an atmospheric environment out of love for nature. The furnishing is composed with great care based on comfort and atmosphere.

- Heart of Ruins -

The space
This cozy, comfortable and tasteful guest house is hidden in the back of the residents' garden and has its own entrance.

- A completely private barn with garden view
- A spacious terrace with garden table and lounge chairs
- One trampoline
- Two city bikes (free to use)
- Kitchen unit equipped with fridge, freezer, dishwasher, Nespreso machine and a stove with oven
- Olive oil, salt and pepper are present
- A cozy living room (which is suitable for more than two people especially for a short stay, unless there is also much to live outside)
- A bathroom with shower, bath, washbasin and toilet
- A bathroom ensuite with shower and washbasin + separate toilet
- Two cozy yet spacious bedrooms (one downstairs and one on the loft)*
- Underfloor heating
- Games, books and magazines are provided.
- There are also leaflets and hiking trails (including hotchpotch trails) across and from the area.
- Kitchen, bed and bath linen is provided
- Luxury breakfast can be booked in consultation for €14.50 p.p.p.n. **
- There is WI-FI with fiber optic connection
- When booking 3 or 4 people there is an extra table and extra chairs available
- Camping bed and high chair can be added upon request.

- The cottage can be booked from €95,- per night for 1 or 2 people. This does not include breakfast, but includes tourist tax.
- Children from 3 to 12 years will be charged an additional €15,- p.k.p.n. This can be paid locally (can't be set up through Airbnb).
- For a 3rd and/or 4th person from the age of 13 you will be charged an additional €30 p.p.p.n.
- When booking for 2 people, we assume 1 bedroom. When using both bedrooms, an additional charge of €20 p.n. applies.

* The bedroom on the mezzanine has a double bed. The downstairs bedroom has a double bed that can also be used as two separate beds. Both are Swiss Sense box-spring beds.
** Breakfast, if booked, is delivered to the guesthouse on a trolley in the morning.

Where you'll sleep

Bedroom 1
1 double bed, 1 cot
Bedroom 2
2 single beds

What this place offers

Free parking on premises
Patio or balcony
High chair
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide alarm

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Where you’ll be

Ruinen, Drenthe, Netherlands

Ruinen, Drenthe, The Netherlands
Ruinen is a village in the Dutch province of Drenthe. Drenthe is known for its many brink and esdorf villages. The brink used to be the gathering place for the cattle, before it was taken to the surrounding meadows to graze there. Now the round lawns are often the center of cozy village centers, where you can find restaurants and terraces.

In addition to a number of basic amenities such as a general practitioner, supermarket, bakery, fresh food shop and outdoor swimming pool, Ruinen has several restaurants and restaurants. You can also enjoy gastronomic delights in nearby villages and cities.

The landscape around Ruinen is characterized by the ashes and meadows along the Ruiner Aa/Wold Aa, but above all by the vast heathland north of the village. Visitor centre Dwingelderveld of the national park is located on the road from Ruinen to this heathland. Close to the visitor center, five minutes walk away, you will find the Ruiner sheep cage. Here you can witness the departure and arrival of the shepherd and his sheep on a daily basis.

Recommendations nearby:

Drents museum Assen
Herinneringscentrum Kamp Westerbork
Museum de Koloniehof Frederiksoord
Schouwburg Ogterop and the theatre restaurant Meppel
Prison Museum Veenhuizen
Cinema Hoogeveen or Meppel
Hunebedden Havelte
Radio Telescope Astron Dwingeloo
(Departure and arrival) Sheep cage

Golf Course Havelte
Pitch and Putt Koekange
Dafje from Koekange
TT Circuit Assen

Cities/shopping/day out:
Hoogeveen, Meppel (small Mokum), Zwolle and Assen
De Weerribben Wieden
Wildlands Emmen
Butterfly Paradise Papiliorama Havelte
Play farm De Drentse Koe Ruinerwold
Several home shops near
Modewereld van der Belt De Wijk

A visit to one of the three national parks that is rich in Drenthe (Dwingelderveld, the Drents-Friese Wold and the Drentsche Aa)
MTB routes from Ruinen
The cycling route on the Col du VAM (VAM mountain)
Happen and steps in the surroundings of Ruinen
Happen und stappen door Ruinen
Ommetjes Ruinen
Numerous hiking trails

We would be happy to inform you personally in order to meet your wishes.

Hosted by Gerbrich

  1. Joined in June 2015
  • 86 Reviews
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  • Superhost
In een notendop Out of the box denkend I Sensitief I Creatief I Open I Ondernemend I Harde werker I Communicatief vaardig I Professioneel I Zelfstandig I Bewust I Eigenwijs I Bevlogen. Over mij Gerbrich, 33 lentes jong, bewuste levensgenieter, vrouw, moeder, dochter, zus en vriendin van.. onderneemt, inspireert en creëert graag op het gebied van mens, natuur, voeding en ontspanning. Samen met man en dochter (2 jr) woon ik alweer 7 jaar in het mooie Ruinen, waar we, na heel wat verbouwen, een droomplekje hebben gecreëerd. Graag delen we die met anderen!
In een notendop Out of the box denkend I Sensitief I Creatief I Open I Ondernemend I Harde werker I Communicatief vaardig I Professioneel I Zelfstandig I Bewust I Eigenwijs I Bevlo…

During your stay

Arrival and departure times can be discussed in consultation. Self check-in is also available.

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  • Languages: Nederlands, English
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House rules

Check-in: After 15:00
Check out: 11:00
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events

Health & safety

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No carbon monoxide alarm
Climbing or play structure
Smoke alarm

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