Staycation extra services
Complete your staycation with our Staycation extra services. We have selected the best activities for each hotel which can be perfectly combined with your stay in one of our Gr8 Hotels.
The extra services listed below can be added in the last step when making the reservation.
Extra services Gr8 Hotel Amsterdam Riverside
Boat tour to Weesp
The skipper will take you to the historic center of Weesp in 45 minutes. On the boat you can lie back and enjoy "the backyard" of Amsterdam. Once in Weesp you have plenty of time to discover the city: take a look at the Wispe brewery in the Laurentiuskerk, get an ice cream from Nelis, taste a Weespermop and walk along the Hoogstraat to Fort Ossenmarkt on the island. After two and a half hours the boat will be waiting for you at the agreed place and our skipper will return you to the hotel.
Gr8 Price € 24.50 p.p. (Children unitl 11 y/o free of charge)
Johan Cruijff Stadium tour
Discover the secrets of the Johan Cruijff Stadium! For example, did you know that it takes 10 liters of chalk paint to line the field? Or that the stadium weighs 150,000 tons? During the tour you will hear all the ins and outs of this stadium, the players, the history and so much more ...
Gr8 Price € 13.50 p.p., children up to 11 € 9 p.p.
Rent a bicycle and discover the rich surroundings of Gr8 Hotel Amsterdam Riverside. Cycle along the Gaasperplas, through fortified cities of Weesp and Muiden. A little further away? Then make a cycling route along the Ankeveense Plassen: enjoy the winding Vecht and drive along the beautiful lakes in this beautiful part of Holland.
Gr8 Price € 12.50 per bicycle
The perfect way to discover Amsterdam! Buy your 24-hrs GVB public transportation tickets (which are valid for all tram-, bus- and subway lines within Amsterdam).
We offer the following tickets:
GVB 24-hrs € 8,- p.p.; Kids € 4,-
GVB 48-hrs € 13,50 p.p.
Extra services Gr8 Hotel Bodegraven
In the Archeon you can experience the history of the Netherlands. From prehistory around 8800 BC, Roman times and the Middle Ages to 1350 AD. All 45 farms, houses and huts are inhabited by our 'Archeotolk'. Experience everyday life from then and participate in the many activities. In Archeon there is not only a lot to see, but also plenty to do!
Gr8 Price € 17.50 p.p.
Cheese Experience - Gouda
If you say Cheese, you say Gouda. The whole world knows it, the whole world eats it. But do you also know the story of Gouda Kaas? Experience Gouda Cheese in the one and only Gouda Cheese Experience. In our beautiful building in the heart of Gouda you will go on a unique and interactive journey through a golden yellow universe.
Gr8 Price € 14.50 p.p. Children 5 to 15 years old € 13.00 p.p.
There is so much to discover in Avifauna, there is something for everyone. Discover all kinds of birds and other animal species and don't miss the spectacular bird demonstrations. The kids have fun in the XXL playground. An authentic cruise along polders and windmills makes your day in the Green Heart of the Netherlands complete.
Gr8 price: adults €9,-, children up to 11 years €8,-
De Goudse Waag
Local farmers come with their cheese brig to the Markt to have their cheese weighed, inspected and traded in an ancient way. The sold batch goes on the horse-drawn cheese brig to De Goudse Waag, where weighing takes place. This event still takes place during the cheese market, which is held every Thursday morning from April to the end of August. A real tourist attraction!
Visit De Waag, experience the past, enjoy a mini cheese tasting with an explanation from the cheese master and receive an original Kaaswaag package!
Gr8 Price € 12.50 p.p.Children 4-11 years € 10,- p.p.
Gr8 Hotel Bodegraven is located in the green heart of the Netherlands, so a perfect cycling area. For example, did you think of a trip around the Reeuwijkse Plassen? A wonderful area for water lovers. Sports enthusiasts and gourmets can also opt for a day-long route “Vier Bier” where four small breweries can be visited.
Gr8 Price € 12.50 per bicycle
Extra services Gr8 Hotel Oosterhout
Book your Staycation in combination with an Efteling ticket! There are 2 types of tickets available:
Giant ticket *
Giant ticket gives you access to Efteling from 09:00 to 22:00.
Price € 39, -
Moon Ticket *
Moon ticket gives you access to Efteling from 18:00 to 22:00
Price € 25, -
* Note: Before you can access the park you need to reserve a time slot in advance. A maximum of 8 time slots can be reserved per email address. Reserve your time slot here.
Biesbosch whisper boat
A unique river delta with tides. Land of willow forests, islands and creeks. A dynamic and adventurous nature and recreation area. Discover the most beautiful places and many possibilities of the Biesbosch by taking a whisper boat trip. Rippling water, singing birds and rest. That is what you experience when you sail through the Biesbosch in a whisper boat. A visit to the Biesbosch Museum Island is also included.
Gr8 Price € 14 p.p.
The Vrachelse heather is wedged between the Markkanaal, the Wilhelminakanaal and Oosterhout. The area consists of coniferous forest, heather and shifting sands. Cycling through the De Vrachelse heide you will discover all kinds of special plant and animal species. If you want to discover some Brabant delicacies during a nice cycling route, the cycle route Special Brabant Bread is a solution: occasionally step down for a real sausage roll or a “Huupke”.
Gr8 Price € 12.50 per bicycle
Extra services Gr8 Hotel Sevenum
Discover your own magic! A stone's throw from the hotel are 6 magical worlds full of magic, action and adventure. In the mysterious world of Avalon, for example, the Celtic legends surrounding wizard Merlin and the magical sword Excalibur come to life. The Dwervels await you in the magical valley with a dazzling thrilling attraction. Discover everything, the day flies by!
Gr8 Price € 25 to € 30, children up to and including 7 years € 20 to € 23 (prices depend on season)
Castle Gardens Arcen is more than beautiful flora and fauna. You can enjoy a wonderful day out for the whole family., Stroll through the gardens on the main paths or just outside and relax in one of the catering establishments. There is also plenty of fun for children. They go on a discovery tour in the park with the treasure hunt, show their skills on the adventurous miniature golf course, romp on the playing beach with a raft and feed the animals in the meadows.
Gr8 Price € 13.25 p.p.
Hertog Jan Brouwerij
From authentic copper brewing kettles to an attractive cellar with bottles of Grand Prestige from various years. During a brewery visit you follow the entire brewing process under the guidance of an experienced guide. You smell the hops, taste the malt and of course ... the beer. Afterwards you will visit the brewery shop and in Café de Hertog Jan Tasting you will be offered a delicious glass of Hertog Jan Pilsener.
Gr8 Advantage 10% discount on guided tour
Cycling through city and country you will discover the versatility of this province. If you cycle the Rose Cycle Route between the end of June and the end of September, you will discover a part of the province that is known for its rose cultivation, which then flourishes. The Foal and Horsehead route gives a completely different picture: mushroom farms, the Horsehead forest, peat areas… .Limburg is worth a bike ride.
Gr8 Price € 12.50 day rental per bicycle