Hindeloopen 8713 LK
BASE OPENING HOURS
Monday to Thursday: 09:00 - 17:00
Friday & Saturday: 09:00 - 18:00
WHEN TO ARRIVE:
Your boat will be ready to depart for 16:00 - 17:30. We recommend that you arrive 60 minutes earlier for check-in and instructions. If you have booked an Early Check-in, please arrive at the base ready to depart between 11:00 and 12:00 or from 14:00.
If you are going to be arriving at the base late, you will need to inform the base directly or our sales team. When you arrive at the base there will be a note on the reception door informing you where your boat is. The boat will be left open with the lights on for you to stay on board that night. The base staff will do the full briefing the following morning. Please note that arrivals after 20:00 are not possible as the marina is locked.
GPS Co-ordinates: 52° 56' 15.7236'' N , 5° 24' 27.7236'' E
Directions from North ( Groningen ). Take the E22 south to Drachten and Heerenveen. This road becomes the A7 – stay on this road through Sneek and then at Bolsward, turn off onto the N359 south to Hindeloopen. After 13.7km, turn off the N359 when signposted to Hindeloopen. After 1.92km the road bends sharply to the left. Follow it over a bridge, signposted to Schullenburg. Follow the road for 500m – you will see the base signposted on the left.
Directions from South (Amsterdam). Take the A1 and then the A6 motorway north and exit at junction 17, signposted to Lemmer/N359. At the end of the slip road, turn left onto the N359. Stay on this road, through Lemmer and to the west. At Beam, turn left at the roundabout (still N359) following signs to Stavoren. After 13.5km, turn off the N359, signposted to Hindeloopen. After 1.92km the road bends sharply to the left. Follow it over a bridge, signposted to Schullenburg. Follow the road for 500m – you will see the base signposted on the left
The following ferry companies operate to Holland
·Hull to Rotterdam: P&O
·Harwich to Hook of Holland: Stena Line
Nearest major airport
Amsterdam Schiphol: 122km from Hindeloopen (2.5hours).
Groningen: 106km from Hindeloopen
NEAREST TRAIN STATIONS
Hindeloopen has its own train stop (2 km from base) but there are more frequent connections to/from Leeuwaarden (44 km from base – trains run hourly to/from Amsterdam Schiphol airport).
LOCAL CAR RENTAL
Hertz at Leuewarden or Heerenveen. Tel: 31 (0) 513 623 004
Wander Autoverhuur Sneek. Tel: 31 (0) 515 486 600
We recommend ‘Taxi Bosman’ ( 31 (0) 645 305 630 | firstname.lastname@example.org). If required, please contact them directly to arrange taxi transfers to and from Hindeloopen in advance of your arrival. For taxi transfers to/from Amsterdam’s Schiphol Airport, visit www.amsterdamairport.info/taxi.html for details.
There is unsecure parking on site - free of charge
Hotel De Stadsboerderij (1 km from base)
Nieuwe Weide 7, 8713 JD Hindeloopen
Tel: 31 (0) 514 521 278
De Twee Hondjes Hotel-Pension-B&B (1.2 km from base)
Paardepad 2, 8713 KR Hindeloopen
Tel. 31 (0) 514 522 873
De 3 Harinkjes (1.4 km from base)
Buren 37 - 39, 8713 Hindeloopen
Tel: 31 (0) 514 522 222
Restaurant Pizzeria Oost Achterom (1.3 km from base)
Kalverstraat 13, 8713 KV Hindeloopen
Tel: 31 (0) 514 522 053
There is a small supermarket close to the base.
Open Mon-Fri 8:30-12:30 /13:30-19:00, Sat 8:30-12:30 / 13:30-18:30, Sunday 9:00-12:00
Open daily 10:00-15:30
Address: Nieuwstad 26, 8713jl Hindeloopen
Tel: 31 (0) 514 851 226
None locally, nearest in Sneek Tuesdays 09:00-13:00 & Thursdays 10:00-17:00