Starnbosch Campsite is a spacious campsite in the Vechtdal region near Dalfsen in the Dutch province of Overijissel. Its stunning location in the middle of a leafy forest prompted the Dutch Automobile Club (the ANWB) to dub this little gem “Campsite Charm”.
It is the perfect destination for families with babies or small children as guests of all ages will feel totally at home in such a relaxed and cosy environment.
Leisure facilities at Starnbosch Campsite
The highlight of Starnbosch Campsite is the swimming and paddling pool with retractable roof. Depending on the weather, the roof can be closed or slid back to let the sun in. Sun loungers are set up around the pool for optimum relaxation. The campsite also organises a short activity programme for children during peak season. The children’s playgrounds and petting zoo provide further entertainment. The “Het Boskamp” café and restaurant serves coffee and cakes as well as evening meals (including a kid’s menu). Enjoy the lovely weather out on the terrace where you can get ice cream, cold drinks and snacks. If you are planning on cooking in your own kitchen then you can buy everyday essentials at the neighbouring supermarket. You will also be able to keep in touch with your friends during your stay at Starnbosch through the campsite’s Wi-Fi.
Accommodation at Starnbosch Campsite
At Starnbosch Campsite you will stay in functionally furnished Tendi Safari Tents that are already set up on the site. Enjoy a family-friendly adventure holiday surrounded by nature. Why not have a barbeque out in the open with your own grill? You will find more information about available accommodation below.
The area surrounding Starnbosch Campsite
The lush woodland surroundings of the beautiful Vechtdal region together with the gardens of local country manor houses and the Rechterense Veld Nature Park create the perfect backdrop for long walks and cycle tours. Have a look out for the special hiking trails designed for children, for example the “Wolf Track” (“Wolvenspoor”). Visit the beautiful village church in Dalfsen. In addition to the various shops, you can also pick up some delicious ingredients for a family meal at the Thursday morning market. Starnbosch Campsite serves as the ideal base for exploring the nearby leisure parks with your children including the Apenheul Wildlife Park, Emmen Zoo and the Julianatoren in Apeldoorn Leisure Park. Go on a day trip to Biddinghuizen in the community of Dronten where you can try out the rollercoasters at the Walibi World Theme Park. Other attractions include the adventure park in Hellendoorn and the Ponypark Slagharen Leisure Park.
A trip to the nostalgic Elburg of the hanseatic towns of Zwolle and Deventer are also worthwhile.
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