Reviewed by 274 guests
Quaint hotel with dining room near ferry to the islands. We were taking the ferry to the island the next day and the cook came in early so that we could eat breakfast before we left. Staff was friendly and most…
Hotel Het Heerenlogement Harlingen is located on the water in the heart of Harlingen. The rooms are decorated in different styles and come with a bath and/or shower, a toilet, a telephone, a television and WiFi. The hotel furthermore has an excellent restaurant.
Staff can tell you a number of amusing anecdotes about this hotel. For example, the hotel's first positive review was written by the nineteenth-century Dutch author Jacob van Lennep. He stayed in 't Heerenlogement as a student in 1823, whilst on a hiking tour in the northern Netherlands. He noted in his diary how much he enjoyed his stay. The hotel has furthermore served as a checkpoint for the famous Frisian 'Elfstedentocht', an ice skating tour along 11 cities. You'll find plenty of lively cafés and restaurants in and around the centre as well as museums and galleries showing work by local artists. Harlingen is a magnet for watersports enthusiasts, and many people moor here. The islands of Vlieland and Terschelling are also easy to reach with the ferry from Harlingen.Surroundings
Hotel 't Heerenlogement is just one of numerous buildings with an interesting history in Harlingen. The town has more than 500 monuments and Harlingen is still a flourishing port today. If you visit the harbour, you'll see large ocean vessels transporting cargo from all over the world. Private boat owners enjoy visiting Harlingen thanks to the many mooring places available. There are also plenty of opportunities to hire a boat and take a long trip yourself. What's more, ferries to the West Frisian Islands depart several times a day making it easy to visit Terschelling or Vlieland on a day trip.Food and Drink
An extensive breakfast buffet is served in the pleasant breakfast area every morning. Breakfast is available on Tuesday to Friday from 06:00 until 09:30, and on Saturday to Monday from 07:30 until 10:00. The hotel has a spacious but atmospheric restaurant with a good chef. The select menu features tasty Frisian-inspired dishes that are prepared with attention. The homely bar offers a lovely spot to relax after dinner, with a well-stocked bookcase and board games. And guests can take a seat on the outdoor terrace during nice weather.
274 Reviews99% of guests recommend this hotel