We’ve listed three of the best Steenwijk Airbnbs in case you’re in for a holiday escapade. When planning your holiday, check out Steenwijk Airbnb for a perfect space according to your budget and schedule. 

Steenwijk is the largest city in the municipality of Steenwijkerland, in the Dutch province of Overijssel. It is one of the leading tourist destinations in the Netherlands. The major hot spots to visit in the city are De Weerribben-Wieden National Park, Dwingelderveld National Park, and Drents-Friese Wold National Park, amongst other picturesque destinations. If these things excite you and make you want get set for a holiday trip, here are just three Steenwijk Airbnb choices to give you an idea.

Plompeblad Suite Giethoorn – $160+

For a grand luxurious time in Steenwijk, try this chic detached suite at one of the most beautiful locations in Giethoorn. Martin, an Airbnb super host, will let you have the barn to yourself. This space regularly gets a 5-star rating from its guests, and the cleanliness level follows Airbnb’s 5-step enhanced cleaning process.

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This stylish suite is surrounded by canals, near several restaurants. Plompeblad gives you a spacious designer bathroom with a large shower and bathtub, sink and toilet. First-class all the way, with an elegant staircase leading to the living and sleeping area, overlooking the village of Giethoorn. There is a huge LED TV, free Wi-Fi, and a large (electric) fireplace.

The bedroom has a highly comfortable Swiss Sense Royal Class bed, while the kitchen is equipped with an induction cooking plate, dishwasher and oven, and a Nespresso coffee machine and a mini-fridge.

The outdoor area is even lovelier, with two beautiful private terraces, two luxurious hammock chairs, and a perfect view of the canals. You can park your bike on the terrace.

Here are what guests are saying:

“We couldn’t ask for a more perfect spot to be based in Giethoorn. It is such a gezellig space and the warm hospitality made it extra nice. We will recommend this to all and hope to return soon!”

“My friend and I stayed here for one night. The suite was in the heart of Giethoorn. It was quiet, clean, and absolutely beautiful. Martin was a kind host and took the time to explain and show us the property. Highly recommend!

B&B De Nachtzwaluw – $80+

B&B De Nachtzwaluw is a detached guest house, with a garden and a lovely view of the surrounding meadows and forests, located outside the village of De Hoeve in South East Friesland. It’s a great spot for cyclists, hikers and nature lovers as it’s not far away from the National Park Weerribben, the Dwingelderveld’, Drents-Friese Wold, and Giethoorn.

It has no kitchen, but you are provided with a microwave, a kettle, coffee machine, and fridge, as well as crockery, cutlery, and coffee and tea.

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The ground floor is heated, making the space warm in the winter and pleasantly cool in the summer. The door and windows are equipped with good screens as well.

This B&B can accommodate up to 4 people: upstairs is a king-size double bed and a baby cot, and on the ground floor is a sofa bed that can be converted to a small bed for two.

Wi-Fi connection is available. There is free parking space, and your host will let you park your bikes in their garage.

Full breakfast is $12 per person, and it is best enjoyed in the large covered barn behind the house. There is also a barbecue you can use.

This is a “cosy spot in a beautiful peaceful area. We loved the place. Hospitality was great too!” according to a satisfied guest, while another one said, “I highly recommend this listing for a number of reasons: friendly and helpful hosts, super fast internet, terrific location with easy access to some of Friesland’s superb natural beauty, cleanliness, many creative decorative touches in the apartment. Delicious breakfasts are available, and the presentation is worthy of five stars.”

Gypsy wagon – $36+

Have you ever stayed in a gypsy wagon? If you haven’t yet, and you’re on a tight budget, this is the Airbnb for you. This is a tiny house with one bedroom, one bed, and 1.5 shared baths, hosted by Malou, an Airbnb super host. The gypsy wagon is perfect for two guests, but not for children below 12 years old. The fridge, toilet, and bath (with heating) are located on the farm.

Your host does not allow pets, parties, or smoking. Cleanliness is maintained, following Airbnb’s 5-step enhanced cleaning process. 

Situated next to an old stelp farm from 1888, the tiny house is a simply furnished gypsy wagon for two people and very suitable for walkers and cyclists. Right outside is an orchard with a place to sit and relax (chair and table). There is also a space for your bicycle and free parking on the premises.

Not far away is a bakery, supermarket, a snack bar and café.

If you haven’t tried staying in a gypsy wagon, here’s how a past user describes the experience: “A stay in the gypsy wagon is a wonderful retreat from the Randstad to an oasis of tranquility. The bath in the bathroom is the icing on the cake, enjoy it a capital G! I would recommend staying in the cart to anyone.”

How to get to Steenwijk from Amsterdam

It’s time to pack your bags and catch a Dutch Railways train from Amsterdam Centraal to Steenwijk. The trip is about 1 hour and 35 minutes, covering a distance of around 143 km. If you wish to drive, you can get to Steenwijk in a little over an hour.


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