What is(are) your name(s)?
For how long have you been running a B&B?
Please share something about the history of your present bed and breakfast.
in 2004 we decided to make a change in our lives and quit our jobs in regular business. We bought and old farmhouse in Drenthe which desperately needed restoration. After two and a half years the rooms were ready to welcome our first guests. Since then we already welcomed more than 1500 guests which all have been very enthusiastic about the result of the restoration. Complete new spacious rooms and a wonderful area to relax. We use as much as possible homemade products for breakfast, fresh baked bread, homemade jams, eggs from our own chicken, fresh orange-juice and so on.
What are the unique characteristics of your B&B?
Small business, personal attention, unique quit location, beautiful garden with unique plants.
Based on your guests' opinions, what feature of your B&B has made their stay special?
Warm welcome, personal attention, hospitality, spacious luxury rooms, extended breakfast with fresh homemade products.
Please describe in short your bed and breakfast and its general services and amenities.
General reception room, B&B completely separate from private home, three spacious and luxury room, sauna, solarium, one room with private outside jacuzzi, each room has doors to private garden, large garden at the back of the farm, unlimited views over the countryside.
How many rooms are offered at your B&B and what is its maximum capacity?
We have three rooms for max. 6 persons and one apartment for max. 4 persons.
What kinds of rooms do you offer?
Two luxury rooms with private garden an done extra luxurious room with private outside jacuzzi on terrace. One apartment, complete separate from B&B rooms with living room, two bedrooms, two bathrooms (one with whirlpool bath), south orientated terrace.
Please describe the in-room facilities for each type of room in your B&B.
Central heating, tea and coffee making facilities, TV and DVD player, Iron facilities, Ceiling fan.
Which room is your personal favorite?
The Garden room with private outside jacuzzi.
What do the room rates include?
Prices include breakfast, parking, internet, tax, insurance.
Do you offer any special packages?
Romantic and Wellness packages, Cycle packages and Easter/Christmas packages.
What may guests expect from a typical breakfast at your property?
Fresh baked bread, luxury sweet breads, fresh juice, fresh fruit, smoothies, milk, yogurt, muesli, coffee, tea, eggs, cheese, meat, sweets, etc.
When and where is breakfast served?
Whenever guests want to, in the garden, in the dining room, or at the summer terrace.
Are dietary needs accommodated?
When made known to us we always try to adjust to the special wishes of our guests and no extra costs.
Do you serve other meals?
No meals other than breakfast but there is a large choice of restaurants nearby.
Are there cooking facilities, which guests may use?
Tea and coffee making facilities, refrigerator for storage of cold drinks.
Is your bed and breakfast suitable for children?
Not suitable for children.
Do you accept pets?
No pets accepted.
What is your smoking policy?
Entirely non-smoking, smoking is allowed only outside the property.
Is there a parking facility on premises or nearby?
Free private parking facilities.
Is your B&B suitable for disabled guests?
Not suitable for disabled guest but all room are on ground floor so perfectly for elderly guests.
What safety precautions are provided at your B&B?
Normal smoke and fire alarms.
What is your check-in/check-out policy?
Check-in as from 15.00 hrs., Check-out before 11.00 hrs.
Are there a minimum number of nights for staying at your B&B?
Minimum stay of two nights.
How can guests check availability and make a reservation?
Check our website for latest prices and availability.
What is you cancellation policy?
Up to 14 days no charge, between 7-14 days 50%, later than 7 days before date of arrival 100 %.
What types of payment do you accept?
Payment by bank in advance or cash at arrival.
Where is your B&B located and how it may be reached?
In the countryside. close to Meppel, please check website for directions.
What would you say to people who have never stayed in a bed and breakfast?
If one looks for a small-sized B&B, quite surroundings and luxurious accommodations in and old historic building, we are the place to be.