Reviewed by 53 guests
Beautiful grounds, historic castle. I stayed in the actual castle, so it is a little inconvenient with showers and toilets down the hall, but worth it for atmosphere. Friendly and helpful staff who spoke some…
Kasteel de Essenburgh is perfect for a relaxing and peaceful stay in Hierden. Once you've arrived at your destination, the hotel's large driveway and splendid castle gardens will be sure to impress. A place to unwind and escape the hustle and bustle of everyday life.
This historical estate's setting provides plenty of opportunities for nature lovers. The nearby town of Harderwijk is surrounded by beautiful woods and meadows, where you can enjoy lovely walks and bike rides. Harderwijk also has a pleasant harbour and a nice shopping area.
The combination of beautiful surroundings and hospitable service will ensure an unforgettable stay! Staff will do their utmost to make you feel at home. The hotel offers a variety of different rooms. The double rooms are located in the new wing or in the annex, De Hoeve. The wing rooms come with an en-suite bathroom, a television, and look out onto the castle moat or the estate. The annex rooms in De Hoeve feature a spacious layout and are located opposite the hotel's car park. The hotel furthermore offers 6 unique castle rooms, where you can sleep in the castle itself. Each room has a toilet and a private shower in the hallway, and bathrobes and slippers await you!Surroundings
The estate of Kasteel de Essenburgh offers breathtaking nature, with colourful trees, little rivers and even an 'animal island'. It provides a haven of peace, space and tranquillity. The surroundings are also ideal for walking, cycling, water sports, golf and horse riding. For the finishing touch to a relaxing stay, why not head to the sauna and beauty resort De Zwaluwhoeve? It's just a 5-minute bike ride away. What's more, a day trip to the amusement parks of Dolfinarium and Walibi World is fun for all ages.Food and Drink
Awake to the sound of birdsong and enjoy an extensive breakfast buffet. Breakfast is served on weekdays from 07:00 until 10:00, and at weekends from 08:00 until 10:30. The restaurant is open daily from 12:00 until 21:30 for a delicious lunch or dinner. Chefs use fresh and fair produce. The cosy hotel bar is situated in the castle's authentic vaults; the perfect spot for a lovely coffee, a soft drink or a delicious glass of wine. The bar has an outdoor terrace and is open from 18:00 until midnight.
53 Reviews81% of guests recommend this hotel