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Tent on our land on the dike

4.67 (9 reviews) Verified Varik, Gelderland, Netherlands

About this campspace #s005287

Your host

Corine

Are you on the road on foot or by bike (or on horseback)? Welcome!
Camping next to our food grove. Take a look around our vegetable garden. Walking to the pond behind our land.
Stroll through the beautiful Stiftsche Uiterwaarden or cycle to the nature reserve De Steendert. Everything is possible.
There are a number of beehives on our land. You can choose where you stand, so it won't bother you much.
A jerry can for water is available.
Maximum stay is two nights.

Booking on the day itself is fine!
We only welcome walkers, cyclists or people on horseback. Are you coming by car? Then search a little further.

Want a campfire or seasonal vegetables? Please indicate this when you make your booking.

Space for

  • Tent

Facilities

  • Drinking water
  • Toilet
  • Pets allowed
  • Campfire possible
  • Phone charge
  • Hot shower
  • Shower (cold water)
  • BBQ
  • Picnic table
  • Electricity
  • Gas (stove)
  • Sportsgear
  • RV Sanitation
  • RV Hookup
  • Hot water
  • Hot tub
  • Sauna
  • Heater in accommodation
  • Shelter
  • Covered kitchen

Things to do in the area

  • TIP Just walk to the thick tower and enjoy the view over the Waal.
  • TIP A round of the floodplains and something to drink or eat at the Dijkhuis.
  • Biking
  • Hiking
  • Swimming

Sustainability practices

  • Waste separation
  • Self-grown food
  • Food products from locals in the region
  • Solar panels
  • Green power
  • Heat pump
  • Organic cleaning products
  • Water-saving measures

Your host, Corine

4.67 (9 reviews)

Reviews

Matthew

Tell us about your experience
easily arranged. good contact. Corine and her family are wonderful hosts, and the garden is quiet and safe, and lots of space. great vegetables fresh from Corine's garden. I would go back in a heartbeat. (not sure if that expression works in Dutch)👍🏽

How was the contact with the host?
Very good.

Tips for new guests?
buy a pack of fresh vegetables from Corine's garden.

June 2022 · Translated from dutch

Host Corine has responded

Hi Matthew. Thank you for being our guest! We are also less rushed by encounters with cyclists like you. Sincerely!

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Sascha

Tell us about your experience
Inspiring and special to be alone, it feels like wild camping.
Very beautiful garden, where everything grows and blooms

How was the contact with the host?
Nice, short spoken, but nice contact

May 2022 · Translated from dutch

Host Corine has responded

Glad you had a good time Sasha.

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Natascha

Tell us about your experience
Very nice place to stay overnight.
Really among the wild flowers.
We were allowed to pitch our tent wherever we wanted and then relax after a long walk.
Enjoy the campfire with the song of many birds in the background.
In the morning we relaxed baked our sandwiches at the campfire, before we continued walking.

How was the contact with the host?
Very nice!
Received a quick response to our booking (as we booked quite late), so that we could determine our route.
On arrival everything was clearly explained and we were given a jerry can with water.
Put wood for the campfire in a wheelbarrow and got tips for a nice route.
Very nice place!
Thank you Corine and Bart Jan for your hospitality

Tips for new guests?
Enjoy…

Oh and check in advance whether the ferry sails to Heerewaarden.
Fortunately Corine informed us before our arrival that it was not sailing on our day.

May 2022 · Translated from dutch

Host Corine has responded

Glad you enjoyed it!

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laura

Tell us about your experience
There was contact from the moment of booking. They answer my questions quickly and on the day of arrival I received a message that an envelope with more information could be found in the letterbox. The piece of land where I was allowed to stay was really fantastic. A nicely laid out fire pit, coziness of the chickens and sheep in the adjacent meadow. Even in the back of the forest I came across a family of foxes with little foxes! Very funny!
It was nice that there was a good toilet, I could charge my phone and there was also a kettle.
All in all a very nice place.

How was the contact with the host?
Good, clear, helpful and fast

Tips for new guests?
Enjoy!

April 2022 · Translated from dutch

Jan

Tell us about your experience
The elongated garden was inviting, between the fruit trees, vegetable garden, chickens and beehives it was a self-sufficient world.

How was the contact with the host?
The reception was very warm and friendly. I enjoyed the stay in complete freedom and tranquility, I would like to come back again.

April 2022 · Translated from dutch

Host Corine has responded

Glad you had a good time, Jan. Always very welcome.

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Scout Inge About the scout program

Tell us about your experience
Wonderful to spend a night in the beautiful garden of Corine and Bartjan. Because the garden is so large and surrounded by extensive nature, it really resembles wild camping. Yet it is fully equipped, such as a toilet, running water (incl. jerry can), several places to make a fire, chairs, benches and a table. Everything grows in the garden and you can stroll around among the plants and fruit trees. There is a vegetable garden with mint and various herbs that we were allowed to pick. A rooster, chickens and bees are kept in the back of the garden. You can even try archery there (please consult). A little further you walk between the trees with water on both sides. You have your own entrance to the garden and because of its size you have a lot of privacy. Corine and Bartjan are lovely hosts. They are very helpful and radiate tremendous calm. Their dog may pass by once; this one is very sweet and won't do anything without permission. Corine came by with fresh eggs, that was very nice! There is a wheelbarrow with enough wood, firelighters and matches to make a nice fire in the evening. There is also a barbecue. At the beginning of the garden is the green dike. In the area you can enjoy walking and cycling.

April 2022 · Translated from dutch

Host Corine has responded

Hi Inge, glad to hear you enjoyed it. We like to share our beautiful place. Who knows see you soon!

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Max

Tell us about your experience
Very nice location with a view of a stork's nest. It lacked nothing and we were received very friendly!

March 2022 · Translated from dutch

Host Corine has responded

Glad you had a good time, Max. The storks have started breeding, I saw today.

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Dick

Tell us about your experience
Lovely 2 nights camping on a private field! With enough wood for campfire!

How was the contact with the host?
Host is very nice and accessible. You also have your own entrance afterwards, which makes it wonderfully private.

Tips for new guests?
The water point is a short walk away, so bring a bottle or something for your water.

September 2021 · Translated from dutch

Host Corine has responded

Hi Dick. Glad you had a good time.

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Mia

Tell us about your experience
There were 4 of us and we stayed for 2 nights. It was a really lovely spot and Corine and her husband were fantastic.

It was really nice to have the place for ourselves, and we even got a vegetable box straight from their own garden. We felt right in nature, which was a welcome change from Amsterdam.

The only shame were all the mosquitoes, but this was due to the unusually heavy rain in the weeks before, and they usually stayed only during dusk, and the campfire helped keep them away.

How was the contact with the host?
Perfect!

Tips for new guests?
Mosquito repellent!

August 2021

Host Corine has responded

Thank you. You were nice guests!

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Rules

Only intended for backpackers and bike campers, so do not come by car.
To avoid misunderstandings, we ask you to indicate with your booking request whether you are coming on foot or by bike.
Enjoy and relax. Keep it calm and ask if you need anything.

Cancellation Policy

Guests who cancel at least 3 days before check-in date will receive a refund of the amount paid by them (excl. Campspace fees). Otherwise they will not be refunded.

Checking in and out

Check-in between: 3:00 pm–8:00 pm
Check-out between: 8:00 am–11:00 am

Put your tent where you want

Arrival allowed on: Monday to Sunday
Departure allowed on: Monday to Sunday

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Put your tent where you want

Tent
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Pitches
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We have several places to pitch your tent. You can always choose, because we only receive one set of guests at a time.

  • Drinking water
  • Pets allowed
  • Toilet
  • Campfire possible
  • Phone charge

Minimum number of nights: 1
Maximum number of nights: 2
Child price applies from this age: 0
Children's price up to this age: 12
Arrival allowed on: Monday to Sunday
Departure allowed on: Monday to Sunday
Minimum number of days that can be booked in advance: 0
Maximum number of days that can be booked in advance: 7

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