Surrounded by exceptional peace and tranquility, here you can discover the true beauty of typical Dutch polder landscape together with Farmer Wilco and Farmer’s wife Durkje. Imagine looking out from your tent over open meadows, watching the grazing sheep and cows while spotting a few birds too! And while you enjoy the peace and quiet, the kids are spending hours playing in the mega cool ‘Water Pret Weide’.
In poor weather don’t be surprised to watch your mini-farmers popping off to play in the large play attic or starting a spontaneous hay fight in the hay barn. For those who prefer a hug to rumble-tumble play, there are plenty of bunnies waiting for you at the large Cuddle Barn. In the dairy, Farmer Wilco takes his time to teach your mini-farmers how to milk a cow, while Farmers Wife Durkje shows your mini-farmers how to make delicious ice-cream from fresh dairy milk.
Located in the heart of Holland, close to international airports, this is an unforgettably beautiful part of The Netherlands. On Sundays, the farming family at Stolkse Weide spend time alone with their loved ones so please note that there are no extra organized activities. But this doesn’t stop you playing and cuddling to your heart’s content with the animals.
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This is what makes this farm so much fun!
When you step out of your tent you are greeted with open meadows and surrounding dykes; the real Dutch polder landscape, all in the heart of The Netherlands. A truly magnificent view!
At Stolkse Weide, you stay in one of the 4 luxury Safari tents or the 6 even more luxurious Lodgetents. The cosy Safari tents are fully equipped and have their own toilet. You can shower in the sanitary building. And if you want that little bit of extra luxury with a view of the Water Playground, then the Lodgetent with its own bathroom is just right for you!
The farm has two fields. The field on the right is home to our 10 luxury tents. From 2024, the field on the left will be for guests with their own camping equipment. In the middle is the eye catcher, the mega Water Fun Playground, has been built in a deepened ditch. Enclosed by a safety fence, your mini-farmers are safe and sound playing here.
Surrounding the camping fields you’ll find cows and sheep grazing, and ducks swimming along the dykes. Each night the cows march home together past the tents and into the dairy for milking. On this location there are five permanent pitches.
This FarmCamps farm is located on a quiet dead-end road and is surrounded by open pastures and fields. Within walking distance is the village of Stolwijk with local shops and restaurants. There are also 15 pitches at this farm.
Luxury Safari Tent with toilet in the tent. Spaciously furnished with, among other things, a cosy living space.
Luxury Lodge Tent with private bathroom. Spaciously furnished with, among other things, a cosy living space.
FarmCamps Stolkse Weide also has 15 pitches for guests with their own camping equipment These can only be booked through the farm itself.
No farm adventure would be complete without learning a thing or two from the professionals. Farmer Wilco and his wife Durkje take this very personally! So you can expect to join Farmer Wilco every day when he gets to work milking the cows or you can feed the other animals in the petting barn.
If you are more in the mood to play then you won’t be disappointed! Here you can go-kart, jump around on the trampolines, splash to your heart’s content in the outdoor paddling pool or join your new farm friends to build a hut in Hay! Hay! Play barn. Just enjoy yourself! Please note that the spoken language during these activities is Dutch.
At check-in, children will receive FarmCamps’ Farmer’s Passport. This contains fun and educational tasks they can do independently or with the farmer. This way, they participate in, and learn about life on the farm.
For each completed task they will receive a stamp in their Farmer’s Passport. When their work is done When their work is done they will graduate with their own farmhand diploma!
During your stay Farmer’s wife Durkje will show you the ropes with a guided tour of the farm. She will share with you the pleasure they get from working the land and raising their livestock.
Experience this unique chance to go where only farmers dare to go and soak up the special stories they´ll share with you about the farm they love and care for. This tour will be conducted in Dutch.
Together with Durkje and a handy machine you will learn how to make delicious ice-cream from fresh farm milk – and of course you will get to taste it too!
You can hire bikes from the farm and take a delightful ride through the local countryside to discover the beauty of the polders or visit one of the many natural swimming pools. Ask the farmer’s wife about the possibilities.
With so many ditches (more commonly recognised as farmer’s waterways) around the farm, it’s a great place for fishing and canoeing. So make sure you bring your own rod or buy a fishing net in the farm shop. There are canoes that are freely available for a nice paddle tour through the polder.
If you like to play, this is the place to be! Here you can play football, splash in the mega Water Fun Play Pool, play on the indoor play attic, ride the go-karts or play with sand and do somersaults on the trampoline.
Looking for ultimate relaxation? Well look no further because Farmer’s wife Durkje is up and about at the crack of dawn and happy to deliver breakfast to your tent! Durkje will organise this for you. And of course there is always the small on-site farm shop where you can pick up your basics and a few treats. Every day Durkje bakes fresh bread that you can order at the reception – now that’s handy! On arrival you will receive a list so you can order.
No one likes going home with a bag of dirty washing, Then order the Towel Pack and rent the one and only FarmCamps farmer’s overall for the kids. Your mini-farmers will not only look great but their clothes will not get so dirty either!
You can order all your extras at the point of booking, but if you are not sure yet don’t worry, you can also order them on the spot.
A deliciously fresh farmers breakfast delivered to your tent including fresh bread, milk, juice, eggs (you cook these to your own liking) and of course a variety of condiments.
The pizza oven is turned on a few times a week and you can order delicious pizzas from us to eat in your tent. Saves another evening of cooking yourself!
No need to lug around your own baby gear! This package includes a baby bed, high chair and a changing mat. Don’t forget to bring your baby’s own bed linen though.
Not only will your mini-farmers look very cool in these red overalls but you’ll be sure their clothes don’t get ruined!
Includes 1 x large and 1 x small, thick white towel. Perfect for leaving washing behind at the end of your holiday!
For € 6 per bed we’ll make sure your beds are ready and waiting for you. Fall into them as soon as you arrive and let the relaxation begin! The coffee lovers bundle
Watching other families enjoy themselves here shows us how few leave the farm since there is so much to see and do. Here the kids are in their element and don’t have time to get bored! That´s why the parents are having a great time too.
But if you do want to explore what´s nearby then the ‘Green Heart’ of Holland has something for everyone. Discover the local area from delightful villages to major cities, and plenty of surrounding water for boating and fishing.
For a bit of fun and some cooling off then you don’t need to go far! Right on the farm you will find the outdoor paddling pool where kids will run around and play for hours while you watch and enjoy. The water is only 50cm deep so it is also suitable for younger children.
If you’d rather swim laps instead then why not go to the outdoor pool in Stolwijk? Just a short walk or cycle away there is a deep pool (25 meters in length) including two diving boards. There is also a shallow pool (29 meters in length) with a water slide. The paddling pool has a small fence surrounding it for safety.
At the edge of Lake Reeuwijkse is a wonderful beach perfect for playing and sunbathing. A range of water sports is also available here.
Actually, you don’t even need to leave the yard for playground paradise because here at Stolkse Weide FarmCamps you can play for hours! And if that isn’t enough you can dive about in the Hay Playbarn or tumble around in the large play attic!
A full day of prehistoric action awaits you at the Archeon theme park in Alphen aan de Rijn (25km from the farm). Presenting 9000 years of history from pre-historic through till the Middle Ages – all in one day!
Take a world tour in Avifauna, where more than 1,800 birds live, including also reptiles and lemurs, like the very cute ring-tailed lemurs. Done enough bird spotting? No problem – there’s a playground too! Avifauna is just 25km away from the farm.
At the Molenwaard adventure farm of TV heroes Fien and Teun you will learn everything about Dutch farm life. Take a boat trip, ride a pony, milk a cow or get lost in the willow maze, it’s all possible here.
Rotterdam has one of the most beautiful zoos in Europe – Blijdorp! Discover all the delights this zoo has to offer including many exotic animals from all over the world. You can get up close and personal with elephants, penguins, giraffes, zebras, rhinos and many more! All within a half hour drive from the farm.
This beautiful natural reserve is composed of 13 lakes which are of course perfect for swimming and sailing. Stunning shore edges, reed islands and plenty of grasslands make it a perfect home too for birds, so you are bound to encounter a variety of wildlife here. Every season is different and always beautiful
Less than 20km from the farm and you’ll find yourself at the Dutch World Heritage site of Kinderdijk. Famous for its stunning collection of traditional windmills (as many as 19!), you can experience an authentic windmill and visit a mill workshop to discover how mills are built and maintained together with what life as a miller was like back in the day.
Within 15 minutes you are in the heart of Gouda with its famous cheese market and beautiful architecture, lovely canals, boutique shopping and delightful squares.
The kids never have to be bored at FarmCamps Stolkse Weide
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