Relax and unwind in Drenthe

The varied landscape around Norg is beautiful and ideal for cycling and walking.

From Hoeve de Eshof you can go walking, cycling, swimming, and play golf. You can taste the culture, eat delicious food, or just read a book in our beautiful garden; anything is possible. Check out this page for the most fun-filled ideas.

Drenthe has a multitude of nature reserves. In addition to the three large National Parks there are also many forests and heather fields that are terrific recreational areas. The nature reserves in Drenthe can be basically separated into peatlands and sandy areas. A feature of Drenthe is the age-old landscape with its curling streams, woods, heather and, of course its dolmens and burial mounds. Each area has its own unique identity.

Assen is the capital of the province of Drenthe. If you want to know more about the history of the province of Drenthe, you should visit the Drents Museum. Assen is a great base for exploring the beautiful natural landscapes in Drenthe.


The nearby provinces of Groningen and Friesland are easily reached. Not only will you find plenty of beautiful nature around our B&B, but cities like Groningen, the bustling student city. Groningen has the youngest average population in the Netherlands. It has a long and turbulent history, hidden in the historic warehouses, courts and buildings. Groningen is also a city with nerve, with the most numerous examples of innovative architecture within its boundaries. Experience all of this and explore Groningen!

Travel time: Assen 15 minutes – Groningen 20 minutes