Holiday houses in Drenthe & holiday apartments in Drenthe

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    The best in the Netherlands

    ​Enkhuizen | Holidaymakers really seem to like it here as this is the second time that this little town at the IJsselmeer has been able to pick up the crown for the best holiday resort.

    Per week from GBP 467

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    Vacation with your dog

    The Netherlands | With these holiday houses it is explicitely allowed to bring pets so that your faithful four legged friend can also enjoy a relaxing and eventful holiday.

    Per week from GBP 224

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  • Holiday house for 6 people in a holiday park Zeeland.
    Entertainment for everyone

    The Netherlands | Parents can relax and unwind whilst their children are taken care of and entertained in a holiday park or holiday residence.

    Per week from GBP 200

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  • Water pavilions for up to six people with their own jetty on the Bergumer lake in Friesland.
    Holiday homes directly by the water

    Netherlands | Open the front door and off you go. Fun on, beside, and with the water is clearly a priority with these holiday homes near the shore.

    Per week from GBP 299

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  • Farm house for 16 people in Gelderland
    Enough space for everyone

    The ​Netherlands | Travelling together is always a great experience. In our extra large holiday houses with at least six bedrooms one can go on holiday with the entire family and take friends with you too.

    Per week from GBP 662

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  • Enkhuizen | The best in the Netherlands
    From GBP 467

  • The Netherlands | Vacation with your dog
    From GBP 224

  • The Netherlands | Vacation in a holiday park
    From GBP 200

  • Netherlands | Holiday houses directly by the water
    From GBP 299

  • The Netherlands | Enough space for everyone
    From GBP 662
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Rent a holiday home in Drenthe for a delightful family break

Once part of the Bishopric of Utrecht and subsequently the Habsburg Netherlands, the Dutch Republic, the Batavian Republic, the Kingdom of Holland and finally the Netherlands, Drenthe bears testament to numerous cultural influences. Its historic legacy offers visitors interesting insights into the history of civilisation and the Dutch artist Van Gogh painted several of his earlier works depicting local farmers during his stay in 1883. The holiday homes, holiday apartments, holiday houses and holiday rentals in the region are suitable for families and cater to all tastes and budgets.

Rent a holiday home in historic Drenthe

Located near the German border, Drenthe comes from the word 'thrija-hantja', which means 'three lands'. It was here that artifacts from the Wolstonian Stage, dating back 150,000 years, were discovered. The Megalithic boulder tombs of Hondsrug Ridge were constructed by prehistoric people. Today a sparsely populated agricultural region, until the Bronze Age Drenthe was the most densely populated area of the Netherlands. You can visit the Borger Hunebed Centre for information on the 'hunnebeden', 5000 year old graves built with stones that weigh up to 40 tons each, while staying in a holiday rental nearby.

Drenthe today

Known as the "cycling province" of the Netherlands, Drenthe's capital Assen, is best known for its TT motorcycle racing circuit and the annual Assen Dance Festival where ballroom and Latin American dancers from across the world converge. The Abbey Church of Abdijkerk, the convent grounds and the Drenther Museum, which was built in 1858 and houses a collection of prehistoric artifacts, are al worth a visit. Other main cities include Emmen, Meppel, Hoogeveen and Coevorden in the south. Holiday homes, holiday houses and holiday rentals allow visitors to explore the hundreds of kilometres of cycle paths which run through traditional farms, peat bogs and forests by the side of an extensive network of canals. Around Ruinen the friendly Drenthe moorland sheep, which are characteristic of the region, are a common sight amid the extensive farms and heathland.

Reviews from our customers

4.3 out of 5 (94 Customer reviews)
1 The holiday homes and apartments in in Drenthe have been rated by 94 customers, scoring 4.3 out of 5 houses, on average.