Reviewed by 217 guests
Very quiet Location out in the countryside, good food nicely presented
Landhotel de IJsvogel is a rustic and atmospheric hotel, with a remarkably hospitable and sympathetic staff. The interiors of the spacious hotel rooms breathe a warm and rural atmosphere. All rooms are equipped with a modern bathroom with a bath, shower, and toilet. Most rooms have a private balcony or outside terrace, with a nice view of the Frisian landscape.
The rooms also have a mini-bar, free tea and coffee facilities, a trouser press, television, a telephone with a direct outside line, and wireless broadband Internet free of charge. Landhotel de IJsvogel also has a luxury conference room with French patio doors. It has a maximum capacity of 15 persons. Guests can make free use of the sauna and tennis court.
On warm days you can take a plunge in the hotel's heated outdoor swimming pool free of charge. Guests can play tennis on the all-weather tennis court at the hotel. Golfers will especially appreciate the fantastic golf course 'BurgGolf St. Nicolaasga', which lies directly across from the hotel. No matter what season it is, guests can always go for a walk or bike ride in the hotel's immediate surroundings, such as the 'Vegelinbossen' woods. Bikes can be rented at the hotel. On the lakes 'Koevordermeer' and the 'Tjeukemeer' you can go sailing or fishing.Surroundings
In the vicinity of Landhotel de IJsvogel you can visit historic towns such as Sneek, Hindeloopen, Sloten, and Langweer. The nearby town Joure is also more than worth visiting. The 'Joure Museum' has exhibitions about the history of the coffee industry and other trades. Nearby you will find lively shopping streets with restaurants and cafés. Even closer to the hotel is the town Sint Nicolaasga, where the pointed tower of the Roman Catholic church from 1855 dominates the view.Food and Drink
In the stylish non-smoking restaurant with its English interior, guests can enjoy an extensive breakfast buffet every morning between 07:30 and 10:30h. Guests can choose, among other things, between warm and cold dishes and various fruit juices. In the evening you can watch the chef de cuisine prepare delicious meals in the open kitchen. The menu boasts various regional specialities made from fresh ingredients. The staff will be happy to help you pick from the excellent selection of wines. On sunny days you can also have your meal or drink at the hotel's outdoor café, where you can enjoy a grand view of the surrounding landscape.
217 Reviews100% of guests recommend this hotel