In this blog family-friendly hotel Apeldoorn, we are going to show the different options you have as parents with kids to stay in the city of Apeldoorn. You don’t have that many family hotels in Apeldoorn, but there are certainly some nice hotels with family rooms in Apeldoorn where you can stay. We have listed the nicest hotels and we have also listed some positives and negatives of each family hotel based on the reviews of families with kids. At these five fun children’s hotels in Apeldoorn.
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1. Hotel de Paris
The first hotel in this list of family-friendly hotels in Apeldoorn is the Hotel de Paris and this hotel is located right in the center of Apeldoorn. You can walk from the hotel into Apeldoorn’s shopping street in two minutes.
The hotel has a family room for families of four and this family room is 30m2 in size. At this family room in Apeldoorn, parents sleep on two single beds and kids sleep on a sofa bed. There is a bathroom in the room, and the room also has plenty of facilities such as coffee and tea making facilities.
This family-run hotel in Apeldoorn has a Grand Café where you can grab a bite to eat and drink three times a day. Of course, the hotel’s location also makes it possible to grab a bite to eat in town. In Apeldoorn center you have dozens of catering establishments where you can go for this.
Hotel de Paris review
The hotel receives an 8.3 overall rating from more than 2,270 guest reviews. Families with kids give even much higher scores. They rate the hotel with a 9.4 overall score. More than 400 families with kids have reviewed this family-friendly hotel in Apeldoorn. Based on the reviews of these families with kids, we list some of the positives and negatives of the hotel.
Positives Hotel de Paris: there are many positives at this hotel that are mentioned several times by families with kids. First is the location so right in the middle of downtown. Furthermore, the hotel’s modern and spacious family rooms, friendly staff, extensive breakfast and atmosphere are often mentioned as positive points of the hotel.
Negative points Hotel de Paris: few negative points are mentioned several times, but some families with kids indicated that there are some steep stairs to the room and no elevator.
2. Bastion Hotel Apeldoorn Het Loo
The second hotel in our list of family-friendly hotels in Apeldoorn is the Bastion Hotel Apeldoorn Het Loo and this hotel is located just outside the city center and is near Paleis het Loo. From the hotel it is about a half-hour walk to the city center. You can park your car in front of the door at this hotel for free.
The family room offered by this family hotel in Apeldoorn is 40m2 and has four single beds in the same room. In addition, this family room in Apeldoorn has a spacious bathroom and all the facilities you would expect from a room. What kids will really like about this hotel is that there is an indoor pool at the hotel. That way, after a day of walking around town, you can have a nice swim at the end of the day.
The hotel has a lounge where you can sit and play games with the kids if needed. In addition, the hotel has a Grand Café where you can have a drink. The hotel also has a restaurant, where you can go for snacks and drinks three times a day.
Bastion Hotel Apeldoorn Het Loo review
The hotel receives an overall rating of 7.6 out of more than 2160 reviews. Families with kids give the hotel an 8.5 overall score. More than 640 families with kids have rated the hotel.
Positives Bastion Hotel Apeldoorn Het Loo: Although the hotel is not in the center of Apeldoorn, the location is often mentioned as a positive point. As one parent describes it: the hotel is a ten-minute drive from Apenheul and a ten-minute drive from Julianatoren amusement park. The friendliness of the staff and, of course, the hotel’s pool are also named as positive points by many families with kids.
Negative points Bastion Hotel Apeldoorn Het Loo: Almost no negative points are mentioned multiple times by families with kids. A few indicated that they found the mattress of the bed too soft, but that is also a very personal choice.
3. Van der Valk Hotel Apeldoorn – de Cantharel
The third hotel in our list of family-friendly hotels in Apeldoorn is the van der Valk Hotel Apeldoorn-De Cantharel. Like most van der Valk establishments, this hotel is not located in the city center but on the highway about a 12-minute car ride away from downtown. You can park your car in front of the door for free.
This family hotel in Apeldoorn also has an indoor pool with several sunbeds. This pool runs from inside to outside. So you can read a book at this pool just fine while the kids are playing in the pool. There is also a sauna and Turkish bath for parents to use.
The hotel has different types of family rooms for families of four to six people. These are very nice and cool family rooms, where the six-bed room has two bunk beds for the kids and a slide in the middle. Obviously super family-friendly. There is also a restaurant at the hotel where you can grab a bite to eat and a drink. We are always a big fan of van der Valk’s hotels though and have slept in the hotels in several places and it’s always super good!
Van der Valk Hotel Apeldoorn – de Cantharel review
The hotel receives an 8.6 overall rating from more than 1,100 guest reviews. Families with kids give the hotel a 9.1 overall score. In total, more than 290 families with kids rated the hotel.
Positives van der Valk Hotel Apeldoorn – De Cantharel: Most of the positives are well named in this review from this parent: “A beautiful family room with fantastic view. The hotel has a lovely pool and also offers great food. You get many extra services at the hotel such as free later check-out and free coffees at various places. Also, the hotel has lovely lounge spots, plenty of parking and you can walk straight into the woods from the hotel.”
Negative points van der Valk Hotel Apeldoorn – De Cantharel: few negative points are mentioned multiple times and most families with kids indicate that they have no negative points about the hotel. However, a number of families with kids did indicate that it is a large hotel and that it was very busy at breakfast.
4. Hotel Berg en Bos
The fourth hotel in our list of family-friendly hotels in Apeldoorn is Hotel Berg en Bos and this hotel is located just outside the center of Apeldoorn a little more than a 15-minute walk from the city center. You can park your car for free at the hotel, which we always find a big advantage. These are especially if you are going away for a weekend otherwise are extra costs that you have to add to the accommodation if you do have to pay for this.
The hotel has family rooms of 13m2 in size, which is obviously very small. The room consists of a double bed for the parents and a bunk bed for the kids and also a bathroom and that was about it. If you guys don’t really care how big your family room is then this may be an option.
In the morning, this family-run hotel in Apeldoorn serves breakfast to guests. It is a small-scale three-star hotel on the outskirts of downtown Apeldoorn. At the restaurant there is a kid’s play area for the kids. We ourselves always like that before and after dinner our daughter can entertain herself.
Hotel Berg en Bos review
The hotel receives an overall rating of 7.1 from more than 670 reviews. Families with kids rate the hotel an 8.2 overall. More than 100 families with kids have reviewed the hotel.
Positives Hotel Berg and Bos: Most families with kids named as positives the breakfast, the friendly staff and the nice beds in the family room.
Negative points Hotel Berg and Bos: The hotel is in the middle of a residential area and it can be difficult to find a parking spot. There were also several comments about the bathroom from families with kids that it is very small and also somewhat dated.
5. Stayokay Hostel Apeldoorn
Our last accommodation in our list of family-friendly hotels in Apeldoorn is not a hotel, but a hostel. We always like a hostel to stay overnight. Especially the atmosphere in a hostel is often fun to stay in with kids. In several cities in the Netherlands, therefore, we have already slept in hostels and it is actually always good.
The hostel is located on the outskirts of Apeldoorn and you can walk from the hostel to the city center in half an hour. You can also get to Apenheul on foot. You can then walk from the hostel to the zoo in just over twenty minutes. You can park your car in front of the hostel for free. The hostel is located near the forest, so there is plenty of playtime for kids around the hostel. For example, there is a playground at the hostel.
The family room for four at the hostel is 16m2 in size and consists of two bunk beds. If as parents you don’t mind sleeping in, then this hostel can definitely be a nice option for your family! There is also a basic bathroom in the room. It is very basic the room, but the room prices are also a lot lower than the other hotels in this list of family hotels in Apeldoorn. The hostel also has a restaurant, which you can visit three times a day for snacks and drinks.
Stayokay Hostel Apeldoorn review
The hostel receives a 7.5 overall rating from more than 370 reviews. Families with kids give the hostel a 9 as an overall score. More than 150 families with kids have rated the hostel.
Positives Stayokay Hostel Apeldoorn: in this comment from a parent, most of the hostel’s positives are well expressed: “Incredibly nice and beautiful location so in the woods. The hostel has excellent value for money. We received a friendly welcome and there is a nice atmosphere in the hostel. We used the pool table for €1.00 each time. In addition, the hostel has an excellent and extensive breakfast.”
Negative points Stayokay Hostel Apeldoorn: a number of families found the family rooms a bit on the cramped side and somewhat unsociable. Of course, the prices are also really a lot lower than the other hotels.
Hotel Apeldoorn with swimming pool
Many families like it when a hotel has a swimming pool. If you are looking for a hotel in Apeldoorn with a swimming pool, we have actually named the two hotels that are suitable for it. You do have other hotels with pools, but these hotels do not have family rooms for families of four. So if you are looking for a hotel in Apeldoorn with a swimming pool, you can choose from the Van der Valk hotel and the Bastion Hotel. The description of these hotels can be found in detail above.
Children’s Hotel Apeldoorn
In this blog, we have listed five children’s hotels in Apeldoorn and these are actually all the hotels available for families with kids in Apeldoorn. There are, of course, more hotels, but these hotels usually do not have family rooms for families of four. You should then book two rooms, for example. However, there are still a number of individuals who offer rooms or apartments suitable for families with kids. If the options above do not include a suitable accommodation and you would like to see the entire list of accommodations in Apeldoorn, please check here.
Family Hotel Apeldoorn
If you are looking for a family hotel in Apeldoorn, we have given five good options above. We list them briefly below. Click on the blue link for more information.
Family Hotel Apeldoorn:
- Hotel de Paris
- Bastion Hotel Apeldoorn Het Loo
- Van der Valk Hotel Apeldoorn
- Hotel Berg en Bos
- Stayokay Hostel Apeldoorn
Hotel Apeldoorn with swimming pool