We have tested a few hotels in and around Giethoorn village from cheap to expensive.
You can check-out the results on this page.
Hotel Harmonie (4 star hotel)
This is a 4-star family hotel in Giethoorn, run by the Beenen family. For almost 25 years they have been happy to receive hotel guests from all over the world. The hotel is open all year round. With 16 hotel rooms you can speak of a cozy hotel. All their hotel rooms are equipped with various conveniences to make your stay as pleasant as possible. We divide the rooms into 2 categories for convenience:
- Luxury rooms
- Standard rooms
All rooms have:
Hotel de Harmonie is located just outside the village centre of Giethoorn. This hotel is located directly on the Wieden nature reserve in Giethoorn-Noord. Here you will not find mass tourism, as sometimes in the center of our village. The famous footpath (Binnenpad) in the center is within walking distance. From the Harmonie to the center:
- Walking 47 min
- Sailing 30 min
- Bike 12 min
- Car 6 min
You can park next to the hotel at Beulakerweg 55 in Giethoorn. Parking is free here.
There is also a restaurant inside the hotel. The hotelguests can have breakfast (which is served daily in the restaurant from 08:00 to 10:00) here and enjoy lunch. After that, the restaurant is being prepared for dinner , which is public.
Hotel Giethoorn (3 star hotel)
This family hotel in Giethoorn is built in an unique old Dutch style. The owners have given this hotel a romantic boost. Because, of the thatched roofs, the decor of the rooms, the location of the hotel and its friendly staff they created something unique. The owners let all the 34 rooms breathe to the almost 800 year old typical Dutch village. The hotel is open all year.
The rooms have luxurious sanitary facilities, box spring beds, a minibar and a flat-screen TV. In conclusion, the owners brought old and new together to create something unique.There is also a restaurant inside the hotel. The hotelguests can have breakfast here and enjoy lunch. After that, the restaurant is being prepared for dinner which is public.
This restaurant is home to breakfast, lunch and dinner. Here hospitality, accessibility and a mix of cuisines are central. Every morning between 07:30 and 10:30 a.m. an extensive breakfast buffet is provided. You can also go to lunch dishes between noon.
In the evening around 5:30 p.m, the restaurant is open again for dinner.
A boat rental service is situated next to the hotel. The staff of can advise you about renting a boat in the Venice of the North.
Location and Parking
The hotel is situated with a terrace on the main canal and at the famous footpath to the village center. Parking can be done next to the hotel at Petersteeg 2 in Giethoorn and is free of charge.
Hotel De Eese-Giethoorn (4 star hotel)
Hotel-Restaurant Giethoorn-de eese is located in the village of de Bult, in a unique location in a forest area near Giethoorn. The hotel is located on the edge of the Woldeberg and Eese nature reserves and located on the border of Overijssel, Drenthe and Friesland. These nature reserves include: Forests, swamps, peatlands and lakes. Giethoorn, also known as Venice in the north, is a 15-minute drive away by car from this Fletcher hotel.
Fletcher Hotel-Restaurant De Eese-Giethoorn offers you peace, atmosphere, luxurious facilities and a delicious cuisine. To relax you can relax in the sauna or in the heated indoor pool. Are you just looking for some movement? Then hit a ball on the tennis court. The rooms are equipped with various facilities. For example, the luxurious room has a Nespresso coffee machine. Some rooms optionally have a balcony or even a seating area. All rooms are equipped Walk-in shower and comfortable beds.
Fletcher Hotel-Restaurant de Eese-Giethoorn is located in the middle of the forest. You can easily start your walk in the woods here. To visit the nature reserve such as the Weerribben-Wieden National Park you need a car or bicycle. Visit idyllic villages in the area, such as Steenwijk or, for example, Meppel. Our "Venice" of the Netherlands" is only a 15-minute drive from the hotel. Take a wonderful boat trip through Giethoorn with a boat from Giethoorn boat rental.
After a busy day you can sit back and relax at the cosy restaurant in De Bult where you enjoy a delicious diner. You can choose to enjoy a full breakfast buffet as well as a tasty lunch or diner. The kitchen offers a changing menu and a broad diversity in seasonal dishes.
This hotel is 15 minutes away from the village center off Giethoorn by car. Next to the hotel there is a free parking for the hotel quests. Ample parking is available in the grounds of the hotel which can be used free of charge.