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"Veldzicht" - a great remote camping spot

4.77 (22 reviews) Verified Drouwenerveen, Drenthe, Netherlands

About this campspace #s002233

Your host

Ingmar

We are Corona proof - our guests have their own sanitary facilities.

It is just pure here, as if you are camping in the wild. This Campspace is intended for people who want to relax. So come camp 'wild' in my large backyard. A beautiful view from the tent is assured. I also like to show you the food forest - a patch of land with fruit and nut trees that I am now creating in my garden.

Located in the old peat areas of Drenthe, you have a view of the vast fields. The Hondsrug is on the west side of the Hunze. With the Drouwenerzand. An old drifting sand area with juniper berries and old forests. You can take a walk on the Boomkroonpad, visit hunebedden and visit the Hunebedmuseum in the area. On the east side of the peat colonies you will find a beautiful nature reserve near the Ruiten Aa. A visit to the Bourtange fortress is also very interesting.

You can also buy fresh asparagus and blueberries from the neighbor's farm (subject to the season).

Space for

  • Tent

Facilities

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

Things to do in the area

  • TIP First restaurants 5km away (meat, vegan)
  • TIP Visit the dolmen museum in Borger
  • Biking
  • Hiking
  • Canoeing / Kayaking
  • Sightseeing

Sustainability practices

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

rainwater collection for toilet and washing machine

Your host, Ingmar

4.77 (22 reviews)

Host is verified by Campspace

Our backyard is about 1ha with wild grass & a flock of chickens and 3 cats. A lot of wild birds and predators who like the chickens.

Reviews

Steven

Tell us about your experience
Wonderful private camping spot in a fantastically beautiful garden; you imagine yourself in the wild!

How was the contact with the host?
Good contact, host was super flexible!

September 2021 · Translated from dutch

Carla

Tell us about your experience
A lovely place to relax. Beautiful view over the field, as the name suggests. There was now rye and that was mowed during our stay. nice to see. Nice private sanitary and in the forest a place to rinse / wash dishes. We enjoyed!

How was the contact with the host?
An enthusiastic welcome, nice stories and is always ready to help you or answer your questions. Delicious, farm-fresh eggs are ready.

Tips for new guests?
Go there to enjoy yourself.

August 2021 · Translated from dutch

Fons en Jimya

Tell us about your experience
What an incredibly nice spot, private camping 2.0! The host ensures that you lack nothing, and lets you enjoy his beautiful camp space in peace. A lovely spacious shower and private toilet, electricity for your cool box, and we were even allowed to go in the hot tub! Fresh eggs every day, a fire bowl to make a campfire and the privacy of a private access road. We really enjoyed 2 weeks and will definitely come back!

June 2021 · Translated from dutch

Host Ingmar has responded

Thank you for this nice review, you were great guests!

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Sukamto

Tell us about your experience
The reception was fine, I felt right at home and everything was neatly explained. Very friendly and jovial. It was wonderful to stay at this campspace. Plenty of space and clean and nice sanitary facilities. Waking up in nature with all the animals that make themselves heard. Definitely a place for me to visit more often.

I cycled on gravel, MTB routes and spent a morning in Assen. Enjoying the campspace itself

May 2021 · Translated from dutch

Joris

Tell us about your experience
What a beautiful place! A very cordial and relaxed arrival. Had a nice tour of the large and diverse garden.
The campspace itself is lovely. Nice and spacious for a tent or camper van. We were with Landrover with roof tent Wide view over the fields on one side and forest on the other. Nice fire in the evening and delicious fresh eggs in the morning.
Very extensive and well maintained sanitary facilities which is very pleasant.
We really enjoyed this place and the hospitality and would like to come back again.

April 2021 · Translated from dutch

Mark

Tell us about your experience
This location definitely deserves 5 stars. On arrival, the host warmly welcomes you. A very nice man who is happy to show you what is present on the site. Then he lets you go and you don't see him again. Exactly what you want if you are looking for peace, but it is always close by when you need it. Location is gorgeous. Very natural, you hear various (predatory) birds and there were plenty of insects at this time of year. There was something magical about waking up, with the sun shining through the mist between the trees. I will definitely go again next year!

September 2020 · Translated from dutch

Annemieke

Tell us about your experience
Enthusiastic welcome, beautiful place, fresh eggs, private and luxurious sanitary facilities, well entertained. Beautiful surroundings many possibilities to set up your tent, spacious place, good surface due to rain, possibilities for campfire, own driveway, dragonflies and butterflies

August 2020

Masja

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If you like peace and quietness then it's camping spot would be perfect! We were alone and we had a stunning view. What was nice was that you could make a fire in a fire bowl from the Host, we could even gather wood at the campsite. Furthermore, an excellent toilet and shower. Welcoming Host, very nice but quickly gave us the space to be alone I would definitely recommend this campsite!

June 2019

Luise

Tell us about your experience
It was a very nice place. Beautiful surroundings and hospitable reception. The sanitary facilities were luxury for a camping spot and the free-roaming chickens, cats and the occasional pheasant made it possible to really enjoy nature. We enjoyed it!

Mieke

Tell us about your experience
The second campsite was with Robin, also in Drouwenerveen. Beautiful panoramic view, nice host with many ideas and a beautiful old-fashioned farm.

June 2020

Niek

Tell us about your experience
It was a great first experience with Campspace. We will set up our tent through you more often. The contact with the owners was excellent. They received us hospitably and then left us alone. The location is beautiful and the sanitary is in order. What I did not know, but very handy: You can drive your car all the way to your tent. There is also cold drinking water and an old counter halfway through the site (for washing dishes).

June 2020

Maaike

Tell us about your experience
On arrival, we were shown to a beautiful field where we could put up our tent. A little further were luxurious sanitary facilities and a little closer by cold water tap. The host left us alone. All in all a great experience.

July 2020

Elisa

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It was a very nice spot. Beautiful surroundings and hospitable reception. The sanitary facilities were luxurious for a camping spot and the free-range chickens, cats and the occasional pheasant made it possible to really enjoy nature. we enjoyed!

May 2020 · Translated from dutch

Hanneke

Tell us about your experience
Contact with the host was great and the place was beautiful. The plumbing was well arranged and modern. You are in the backyard but you have the feeling that you are really camping in nature. The host has made a washing-up area with water near the place. For the shower and toilet, you have to walk a bit to the back of the house where you have your own private bathroom. There is also electricity available.

May 2020

Marian

Tell us about your experience
A great place, near forest and heath, on the edge of the peat areas. An incredible amount of birds, lighting a fire, silence Robin we did not see much, but a great man.

June 2020

Dorin

Tell us about your experience
We slept on Robin’s field for two nights. Robin leaves you completely free and you have a wonderful private place here for yourself. The sanitary facilities are modern and clean. There are chickens and cats around who say hello every now and then. A fire in the fire pit with a beautiful sunset made it complete for us.

May 2020

Anneke

Tell us about your experience
We (2 pensionados) enjoyed our one week stay at Campspace “Veldzicht”. The site is located on a large semi-wild plot. The place in front of the tent is very spacious and neatly mowed. On one side is a softly rustling poplar forest and on the other side a clear view of field and sky. The (private) sanitary facilities are not designed for campers, but function excellently. The host is friendly, helpful (with empty batteries…), and respects your privacy 100%. You feel as free here as the many birds around you and you feel alone in the world.

June 2020

Laurens

Tell us about your experience
Robin is a friendly host who showed us the shower facilities and several places we could pitch our tent on arrival, but left us alone afterwards. There were piles of old wood from which we made a lovely campfire and put two of Robin’s chairs next to it. There are also dolmens in the area, which is a nice trip. The trip was a success, although I wonder why you pay double for 2 people compared to 1 person.

April 2020

Maaike

Tell us about your experience
On arrival, we were shown to a beautiful field where we could put up our tent. A little further were luxurious sanitary facilities and a little closer by cold water tap. The host left us alone. All in all a great experience.

June 2020

Jade

Tell us about your experience
After a long bike ride we arrived at Robin’s house. Here we were allowed to choose from three different spots on the site behind his house. The nice thing is that between the grounds and the house there is a small piece of forest, making it feel more like a campsite than sleeping in someone’s backyard. The bathroom (accessible via a private entrance at the rear of the house) is nice and neat, and during the COVID period only for you as a camper. In addition, the fire bowl is ready and you can walk around the forest. We liked the place so much that we are back now! As an extra, Robin has made an outdoor counter with washing-up area and drinking water near the camping spot. If all together highly recommended.

April 2020

Bert

Tell us about your experience
Wonderfully quiet location between a field and an accessible forest plot. Own entrance/exit from the back. Suitable for walkers, cyclists, cars, and motorcyclists (like me). Sufficient catering and shops within cycling distance. Sanitary neat (also depends on yourself). The owner is friendly and, if requested, leaves you completely alone during your stay, but is available. Tent field with water tap, wide view and fireplace. Lots of flowers, herbs, and other crops, which also means varied insect and bird visits. Free-range chickens around the house (do not enter the tent field). Depending on the season, various fruits for picking.

July 2020

Eveline

Tell us about your experience
Second night, very nice place, lots of space. Clean sanitary. Friendly host! We will definitely come back!

July 2020

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Rules

No Litter, No Noise, just sing a song at the camp fire.
No dumping waste, no noise pollution; do sing a song by the campfire.

Checking in and out

Check-in between: To be agreed
Check-out between: To be agreed

Campsite

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

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Campsite

Tent
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8
Max. people
4 ×
Pitches
1

  • Drinking water
  • RV Sanitation
  • Toilet
  • Hot shower
  • Hot water
  • Electricity
  • Campfire possible

Minimum number of nights: 1
Maximum number of nights: 30
Child price applies from this age: 0
Children's price up to this age: 16
Arrival allowed on: Monday to Sunday
Departure allowed on: Monday to Sunday

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