Landgoed Het Grote Zand
Vacation in Drenthe's nature

Enjoying Drenthe's nature

  • Beautiful nature reserves
  • Historical monuments
  • Many hiking and bicycling routes

Surround yourself with nature 

Step into a mesmerizing green paradise at Het Grote Zand. Our vacation park is located in nature; rent a house in the woods of Drenthe and walk straight into nature from your accommodation. Enjoy a hike in the woods or take a bicycling trip through breathtaking nature reserves. Visit Drenthe's impressive national monuments during a day out. For real nature lovers, there is no better place than Drenthe. 


An impression of Drenthe's nature⤵


Discover our accommodations in nature

At Het Grote Zand, you will enjoy an oasis of tranquility and comfort. Our nature homes in Drenthe form the perfect harmony between humans and nature. Choose comfort and stay in our chalets. The chalets are suitable for a maximum of 6 people and provide a real welcome home feeling. Stay bigger and choose our bungalow homes. Experience a luxurious overnight stay in the spacious nature homes in Drenthe and enjoy yourself like never before. Some accommodations are equipped with a sauna, so you can completely relax during your vacation. Also take a look at our group accommodation for a nice overnight stay with family and friends. Come, and be pampered by the natural beauty and warm hospitality that our nature homes in Drenthe's countryside have to offer.


Summary of Drenthe's nature:

  • Vacation park surrounded by nature
  • Many hiking and bicycling routes
  • National monuments, like dolmens
  • Beautiful nature reserves
  • Spotting wild animals

Discover the many hiking and bicycling routes

In Drenthe, you will find an extensive network of hiking and bicycling routes that take you on a journey of discovery. Follow the different routes that run through beautiful woods, heathlands, and picturesque towns.  The real adventurer will undoubtedly spot a number of wild animals here during the hiking or bicycling trip through Drenthe's nature. 

Discover the fairylike trails of the Dwingelderveld, the largest wet heathland in Western Europe, where peat fluff and sundew bloom between the small ponds. Follow the old cart tracks of the Dolmens Route for a journey through time and come face to face with the historic stones. Hike along the Westerbork path past various historical monuments or bicycle the route to Westerbork camp and visit the memorial center. This route along the former transit camp will certainly impress you. 


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What previous guests have asked us:


🐕 Are dogs welcome at the vacation park?

Het Grote Zand is the perfect vacation park for a vacation with your dog. The spacious homes make it a comfortable stay for both owner and dog. Let your dog enjoy all the smells and sounds during a walk in the surrounding nature. Your animal friend is welcome in a number of chalets and bungalows. Take a look here to see which accommodations are suitable for you and your animal friend. 

🧒 Which child–friendly facilities do you offer?

At Het Grote Zand, we offer the nicest facilities for children! Go for a splash in the indoor swimming pool or go on an adventure in the jungle forest. Is your child a real sports lover? With us, you can play sports on the soccer and volleyball field. Have fun at the playgrounds with sandboxes and have fun during the Children's Club's activities (only during school vacations).