Reviewed by 190 guests
very nice place to visit high quality food and service but was a bit too posh for us
The pleasant 3-star hotel Herberg de Rustende Jager is atmospherically decorated. You can enjoy the homely feel in the seating area by the fireplace and visit the excellent restaurant, where plenty of specialities grace the menu. During warm weather, the large outdoor terrace is an ideal place for lunch or dinner.
The village of Eext is a popular and well-loved holiday destination. The beautiful environment of the Drentse Hondsrug and the river basin of the Drentse Aa lend themselves perfectly to walking, cycling or mountain biking trips. The area comprises of centuries-old woods, drifting sands and vast meadows. You may even encounter a flock of sheep. Bikes are available for hire at the hotel, as are various cycling routes. Eext is approximately a 20-minute drive from Groningen, Assen and Emmen.Surroundings
There are several interesting museums and villages in the nearby vicinity of Herberg de Rustende Jager Eext. In Orvelte time seems to have stood still. The museum about the Drenthe megalithic tombs and the largest megalithic tomb of the Netherlands in Borger are also definitely worth a visit, as are the Drents Museum and the Ellert en Brammert open air museum in Schoonoord. You'll find the beautiful Noorder Dierenpark zoo in Emmen and a traffic park in Assen where children can enjoy being at the wheel of various vehicles.Food and Drink
Breakfast is served from 08:30 - 09:30. You can also have breakfast earlier on request, at a surcharge of €7.50 per room. It's possible to order a packed lunch for the afternoon. Both the hotel lounge and the restaurant have a fireplace. The cosy restaurant has an excellent reputation. Its regularly changing menu offers a variety of specialities such as asparagus, game, and regional dishes. There are also many vegetarian dishes, which can be adjusted on request. The wine list offers the perfect wine to complement your dinner.
190 Reviews97% of guests recommend this hotel