The area is rich of old little cities and villages like Sloten, Balk, Hindeloopen and Stavoren.

A few miles away you’ll find the Mirnser Klif where you can take a swim in the IJsselmeer or enjoy the sun outside the small restaurant.


On a distance of about 2 km. There is the recreation-area called the Hege Gerzen whwere you also cab swim.

See In both cases is it for your little ones very safe because the coast is very undeep.


The distance between de Lepelaar and the

village of Oudemirdum is about 500 meters.


There are a couple of shops and cosy terracces

where you can relax after a nice walk. on the image for bike rental.





  • Gaasterland has much to offer:
  • A remarkable cliff-coast
  • A surrrounding rich of forests
  • Many historical places
  • A lot of Watersports nearby
  • Many paths for horsing
  • Lots of walking- and bikingways
  • A golf-course close to the park


In the cottage you find all kinds of information of what is interesting in the area..