Terrace and Garden

In the last few years we have made a large effort in transforming our lawn into a real garden with a variety of plants and trees.  On request of guests we have expanded the number of comfortable garden chairs on the lawn. On the terrace you will find a number of smaller tables with chairs […]

Rates

All rates include breakfast & tourist tax. Rates per room per night Bookings on Friday and Saturdaynight and in holiday periods for a minimum of 2 nights (Easter, Whitsuntide, Ascension Day minimum 3 nights. 2-person room € 90,00    If used by 1 person € 60,00  3-person room € 120,00  4-person room €  148,00  Baby […]

Bookings

We dispose over 13 double rooms, 2 triple rooms and 2 four bedrooms. In weekends & holidays bookings only for a minimum of 2 nights (unless otherwise indicated in the booking engine below). During Easter, Whitsuntide, Ascension Day the minimum is 3 nights. Once you have inserted all the required data you will receive the confirmation after 5 […]

Winter Period

Also in the winter period, the island is an attractive place to find some peace of mind. The sun stands low in the sky but, given the lack of buildings, the days are often suprisingly sunny. Our house is well insulated against colder temperatures and in the village most restaurants and bars are open throughout […]

Schiermonnikoog

The island of Schiermonnikoog is the smallest Dutch “wadden” island and also the most peaceful one. There is only one village on the island (also named “Schiermonnikoog”) with about 950 inhabitants. Traffic is minimal on the island since only local buses and taxi’s and cars of the inhabitants are allowed. Visitors from the mainland leave […]

Important Information

Rijsbergen disposes over 13 double rooms, 2 rooms for three persons (in the winter only 1) and 2 rooms for 4 persons. All rooms have their own bathroom with shower & toilet. Most double rooms are on the ground floor and are not located in the old building but in a new sidewing built in […]

History

“Rijsbergen” is one of the oldest buildings on the island and an important part of the island history. From the 12th century onwards the island was gradually cultivated by the order of the “Cisterciënzer” munks who also built some large farms on the island. After the reformation the island was confiscated in 1580 by the […]

Ferry & Island Logistics

The ferry boat to Schiermonnikoog departs from Lauwersoog. You can not take your car to the island. In Lauwersoog there is a large car parking. Arriving by train there is a bus connection from Groningen and from Leeuwarden. The bus leaves 1 hour and 20 minutes before the departure time of the ferry (see below). […]

Rooms

All rooms have a bathroom with shower & toiler and are furnished with box spring hotel beds (single beds, one placed against the other), a comfortable chair and and a small table with chair. The double rooms are not especially large (3.0m by 3.60m excluding access hall and bathroom) but in and around the house […]

Special Spring Offer

As a follow-on of the special winter offer, we have put together a special offer fot the month of April with an attractive price. The rate represents a discount compared to normal rates. Lunch package is free and also rental bikes are prices at a discount. Special spring offer for 2 persons 4 days / […]