PARKING in Giethoorn
Our private parking is only for guests
in August paid parking on our private parking

Boatrental CHECK ACTUAL AVAILIBILTY AT WWW.GIETHOORNBOOKING.COM Updated for 2018: You can check availibility of boats at
online reservation = GUARANTEED BOOKING
You can not make a reservation by phone, we accept only online reservations at Here you can find the available models, check availibility and prices.

Canaltour guided tourboat
In principal departure is every hour on the hour at 11.00, 12.00, 13.00, 14.00, 15.00, 16.00, 17.00 with a minimum of passengers (= 8 persons). From April 2018 we start between 11.00 and 14.00 also with departures every half hour in the weekend, also only with enough passengers. A tour can be cancelled due to a limited amount of persons. If you book tickets at your chosen departure time is secured even though there will not be enough participants.

Longer guided boattours are from 25 MARCH 2018 till October
Want to join the village and nature tour with guide? Online bookable online at Seat is secured. If a tour is cancelled due to limited amount of persons, you'll get offered an alternativ at the cashdesk.

  • Villagetour Giethoorn old and new ± 1,45-2 hours depending the traffic
  • Villagetour Giethoorn and natural park De Wieden ± 1,45-2 hours depending the traffic

    Every day at 1 and 3 pm (25 March - October) ATTENTION with online tickets only guaranteed seats. If free seats available, tickets are also available at the boxoffice, here are the tickets €1,-- more expensive then online!

Bike rental

Bikes are also available in winterperiod

10 tandem bikes Dutch size, are these to high for you? We have a lot of small size bikes available 28, 26, 24, 20 inch, so suitable for all hights. Also a limited amount of child seat.
Biking tour with guidance, including bike rent, English guide, instruction, duration ± 1,5-2 hours for groups minimum 8 and maximum 15 persons. More information on the bookingsite.

Store baggage
Daytrip Giethoorn? Travelling with bags, suitecases? Baggage storage (paid) see information luggage storage.

Fully booked
Want to book a package-deal for small or big group don't hesitate to contact us.

Group lunch different dates fully booked, please contact restaurant asap if you have a definitive date. Rent a boat? Check availibility at

Special openinghours
Other than the regular mentioned openinghours we are open for cruises and restaurant on the following dates.

  • 2018

Restaurant open till penultimate bus 70 from Steenwijk to railway station with exception of above mentioned day's

2018 openinghours 10.00-18.00; actual info is mentioned on Facebook and/or Twitter