Surroundings

Hof van Saksen lies in the heart of the spectacular nature of Drenthe, where you can hike and cycle. But there is much more to do in the surrounding area. You can visit various exhibitions in the Drents Museum or go back in time in the Museumdorp Orvelte museum village. Prefer to go shopping? No problem, you will find fun and friendly cities such as Assen, Groningen and Emmen in the surrounding area.

Boomkroonpad (Treetop path)

Drouwen
Walk along the highest tree tops via the Boomkroonpad (Treetop path) or take your children to the play forest Emmerdennen or play forest Lorken.
WebsiteApprox. 6 kilometres of the resort

WILDLANDS Adventure Zoo Emmen

Emmen
A walk through WILDLANDS Adventure Zoo Emmen feels like trip around the world, meet all kind of animals! A fun day out for the whole family.
WebsiteApprox. 29 kilometres of the resort

Drents Museum

Assen
In addition to the permanent collection, the Drents Museum also shows international exhibitions. For children between 6 and 12 years old the Drents Museum offers a special children's Museum 'Boordevol Energie'!
WebsiteAprrox. 10 kilometres of the resort

Plopsa indoor

Coevorden
Experience an adventurous afternoon with your family and friends at Plopsa Indoor Coevorden with more than 20 indoor attractions!
WebsiteApprox. 40 kilometres of the resort

Hunebedcentrum Borger

Borger
Visit the Hunebedcentrum in Borger on the Drentse Hondsrug. Discover the wonderful building constructions from prehistory and experience how the people lived back then.
WebsiteApprox. 11 kilometres of the resort

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Golf courses in the area

Hof van Saksen is a perfect base for both the beginner and the advanced golfer. In the surrounding area, you will find no less than five golf courses. All the more reason to come and golf for a weekend, midweek or week.
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Taste the region

During your stay, get to know the culinary regional products of Drenthe around our resort. Taste the various types of fruit at Fruitbedrijf Landwinkel Goense or the organic goat cheese from De Kruidenwei.