A family home: convenient, comfy, and designed for the whole family
Ugchelen is a district of Apeldoorn but always had the feel of a small village. It is surrounded by an overwhelming amount of nature (woods, heaths) and it has all delights of the city of Apeldoorn and the rest of The Netherlands. In and nearby Ugchelen there's several cycling, walking and horse riding.
Ugchelen has all the basics you'll need (bakery, supermarket, deli counters) and the shopping centre of Apeldoorn is nearby for all extra's. We can recommend the local pancake restaurant and don't forget to visit our famous icecream maker. For a good cup of coffee or a high tea you can stay in Ugchelen as well.
The city of Apeldoorn offers you, among others, a family theme park, the ape zoo, the former royal palace and its beautiful gardens or visit / travel with an old steam railway. And although Apeldoorn has several swimming pools, the most beautiful one is a outdoor pool (open between May and September). Throughout the year there are various events in and around Apeldoorn. And of course you can visit the cinema, a bar, one of the many restaurants, a bowling centre etc. etc. as well.
Nearby Apeldoorn you can visit mediaeval cities like Deventer (20 minutes) and Zutphen (30 minutes) or the National Park Hoge Veluwe, with the Kröller Muller museum (20 minutes), the Open Air Museum in Arnhem (30 minutes) and many other locations.
Ugchelen is located near highway A1, so it's a good base to visit for instance cities like Amsterdam (1 hour), Berlin (5 hours), Antwerpen (2 hours), Brussel (2,5 hours), Paris (5 hours). If you don't want to go by car, Apeldoorn has a railway station with good connection to Amsterdam and Utrecht.
So, Ugchelen is definitely a good base for a wonderful holiday and we look forward to let you experience that.
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