Space and Peace
Our guests love staying here because of the tranquillity, nature, facilities and the way time comes to a halt, which makes being together with friends, children and loved ones that much more intimate and exquisite. Guests also come here to work on their dream, to escape everyday life's hustle and bustle, seeking sanctuary in nature and the outdoor, finding some time for leisure.
The natural scenery around Welgelegen offers charming facilities and invites you to immerse yourself into activities like water sports, hiking, biking and fishing.
Our 1,5 hectare (3,7 acre) camping grounds has several fields where you can pitch your tent or place your camper or caravan. The spots are not enclosed, giving it that neighborly vibe. Electricity can be booked optionally. If you want to enjoy a truly carefree holiday, at Welgelegen you can choose from several different rental accommodations. These are remarkably loved during weekend getaways with friends or family. For our older guests we can recommend our Bed & Breakfast for extra comfort. Whichever way you choose to stay overnight with us at Welgelegen, all our guests are welcome to enjoy breakfast in the antechamber of the Frisian Haubarg.
Natural Swimming Pool
The natural swimming pool measures 7 by 20 meters (23 by 66 ft.) wide and 1,40 meters (4 ft. 7 in.) deep. The broad walkway offers space to relax and sunbathe. Surrounding the pool is fencing to prevent children from easy access to the water.
All our guests can choose to reserve a spot at our Frisian breakfast buffet. Every morning between 8 and 10 o'clock you can enjoy a delicious full Frisian breakfast buffet with regional produce in our authentic Art Deco-style dining room. (Reservation needed).
If you want to truly unwind, you can come enjoy a daily fresh stone oven pizza in our cosy cafeteria 'Guirlande', where you can also play darts, hit the nail or some other family games, or just chat at the bar.
Grill & Chill
Every Saturday, we hold a Grill & Chill at the open fire next to Guirlande. Meat and vegetarian options are available, coupled with salads, baguettes and sauces (Reservations must be made before noon on Saturday).
Price €15,- , includes one drink of choice.
Travellers who want to travel lightly can enjoy our covered kitchen in the washing area with sitting corner. It's fitted with a four burner gas stove. Meals can be prepared with the available pots, pans and cookware. The refrigerator is free to use by all guests.
Our guests respect our vision to keep our carbon footprint as small as possible and support our principle of separated rubbish. Besides separated rubbish and solar energy, we also possess an Easy Be dishwasher which can wash all our guests' dishes while being environmentally friendly.
Our spacious bathroom building is located centrally on the grounds. Both the men's and women's section hold 4 toilets and 4 showers with 3 big washing basins. It makes use of a ticket machine requiring 50 eurocent coins (bring change for ease of use).
Washing & Drying
A washer and dryer is available for all campsite guests (€2,-)
Also available: a dump spot for the chemical toilet and washing spot and open drying space for wetsuits.
A natural swimming pool by the old orchard, a sandbox, a big trampoline, a tree house, a small boat to explore the surrounding watercourses, a mini ramp for skating, several pedal karts, small bikes and autopeds are all available for children of every age to enjoy and play with!
Guests can use our Wi-Fi network free of charge across the entire grounds of Welgelegen. If many guests use it at the same time, it will have a noticeable impact on its speed. After all, we're located in a lovely rustic area and offer no cable network.
Our reception is at the front of the farmhouse. At arrival, check-in is after 3 o'clock in the afternoon. Cobie Harkema is your hostess. You can also get Easy Be coins, leaflets with information about the surrounding environment and additional service at the reception. Closed from 12.00-15.00
We offer an infrared sauna at Welgelegen to give our guests some extra comfort after some outdoor activity. For €7,50 per person you give your body this pleasant treat and feel the buzz of its warmth at night.
Swimwear required. Bring your own towel.
The many bicycle paths are perfectly suitable to explore and enjoy the splendid scenery on your longboard.
If you choose the barely used paths you'll feel especially free. Make a stop at a small restaurant in one of the many picturesque villages for a truly excellent Frisian experience.
You can experience the Frisian environment with its opulent water scenery in many ways. At Lifestyle campsite Welgelegen you can rent canoes, paddle boards, longboards and bicycles. You can at these in the booking system.
We're also ready to help you arrange a journey on a moped or even a dinghy!
Kiteboarding-Club Holland is established on the campsite with their Kiteschool. Welgelegen is the perfect accommodation for kite students during the Kite course days. Classes are held at nearby Kite spots.