Het Gooi

The country houses in the area around are a beautiful destination for a relaxing bike ride. Also the wonderful village of Ankeveen – which is buzzing with activities summer and winter – is a beautiful location to visit.

The Hilversumsche Golfclub is located in the middle of the forest and the heathland that is so characteristic for the area. The golfcourse is over 100 years old and its historic character can be found at the entire track. Non-members can enjoy a round of golf on weekdays.

Combine your stay at Park Gooilanden with a visit to Paleis Soestdijk! The palace is located at only 15 minutes driving from Park Gooilanden.



The visitor centre of Natuurmonumenten in the Gooi en Vecht region is an ideal starting point for wonderful cycling trips and hikes in the area. The visitor centre is located on Boekesteyn, one of the ‘s-Graveland country houses. The historic country area with parks, woods, gardens and country houses is an ideal hiking and biking area. Follow the hiking trails over the country estates or the beautiful cycling routes towards the Ankeveense Plassen and the Naardermeer.

Loosdrechtse Plassen

The lakes at the Loosdrechtse Plassen are also described as the water garden of the Netherlands. This beautiful area is only two kilometers away. Here you can sail beautifully and enjoy the peace and quiet and beautiful nature. The area is also ideal for Stand Up Paddling, wakeboarding, cycling and hiking.

In the Vuntus and lake Breukeleveense Plas you will find many aquatic plants and birds: an eldorado for walkers, cyclists and canoeists who love nature!


From Park Gooilanden, it is only a fifteen-minute bike ride to the city of Hilversum. Here you will find several surprising and fine restaurants where you can enjoy a cup of coffee, lunch or dinner. Also, the town of Loosdrecht and the Loosdrechtse Plassen are only 10 minutes away. In the village of Loosdrecht you will find several nice restaurants and around the lakes you can visit many different places. Tip: rent a boat and visit one of the many nice terraces by the water!


Cities like Amsterdam and Utrecht (25 minutes) are within easy reach. Hilversum and Mediapark Hilversum are just a few minutes away from Park Gooilanden.