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Private realm in glorious garden

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Loekie And Gary

Private realm in glorious garden

3 guests
2 bedrooms
3 beds
1 bath
3 guests
2 bedrooms
3 beds
1 bath
Great location90% of recent guests gave this home’s location a 5-star rating.
Sparkling clean13 recent guests have said that this home was sparkling clean.
Great check-in experience100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.

De Boomgaard (The Orchard) is in the walled garden of an 18th-century house on the legendary Vecht River, where Dutch country life was born. The b&b is a complete cottage of great charm and comfort. Guests have their own entrance, with free parking a few steps from the door. They have their own entirely private bathroom and kitchen.

Located centrally, close to Utrecht, convenient by car or train to Amsterdam (45 min.), Rotterdam, The Hague, Delft, Leiden (1 hr).


Laptop friendly workspace
Hair dryer

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
2 single beds
Bedroom 2
1 sofa bed

House Rules

No smoking
No pets
No parties or events


Step-free access to the home’s entrance
Wide doorway to the home’s entrance


204 Reviews

Clodagh User Profile
July 2018
We were welcomed with the smell of Gary s fresh bread baking to their lovely quirky home . They were so helpful and generous with their time and food supplies . Lots of local knowledge . Enjoyed sitting in their lovely garden . Lots of lovely books to browse through . Very inter…
Pamela User Profile
September 2018
Fantastic rental and even more amazing hosts! A highlight of our trip! Charming, inviting and homey. Do not hesitate to book!
Janet User Profile
August 2018
The garden cottage is even more special than the photos — which is some achievement! We are so glad we found this unique space in such a great area. You will be very lucky to experience Loekie and Gary’s hospitality
Reem User Profile
July 2018
Loekie and Gary’s place is simply amazing. No reviews nor photos can do this place justice. Everything was easy and simple, from communication, to check in to check out. The property is located 5 mins drive from the train station, on the canal and 5 mins walk to many local shops,…
Roslyn User Profile
July 2018
Staying in Loekie and Gary’s cottage was a wonderful experience; their large garden is like something out of a storybook. When we were there, Europe was in the grip of a heatwave but the afternoons were really pleasant sitting in the garden, enjoying a drink and listening to the …
Elizabeth User Profile
July 2018
Great place for a weekend away, the house and garden look just as beautiful as the pictures show. Maarssen is a great little village to spend the weekend, we biked to nearby 'beach' (a field, more accurately) 'De Strook' in Loosdrecht - a 15min bike ride away and a great place fo…
Samantha User Profile
July 2018
Truly accommodating and welcoming people. This is little ‘cottage’ in the woods has such a charm, you have to visit it yourself to really know what I mean. It’s secluded enough but also close to all the things you could want to do and see. A real in-site of the country life vs th…

Hosted by Loekie And Gary

Maarssenbroek, NetherlandsJoined in June 2012
Loekie And Gary User Profile
209 Reviews
Loekie And Gary is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Loekie is a gardener and garden historian, Gary an art historian. Both of them have published extensively and are happy to talk with you about their field.
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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