Recreatiepark De Scherpenhof
Campsite Apeldoorn

Holiday fun at the campground near Apeldoorn

  • Just 20 kilometers from Apeldoorn
  • With indoor and outdoor swimming pool
  • Directly located along the IJssel River

Campsite near Apeldoorn

A campsite in the vicinity of Apeldoorn is an excellent starting point for a vacation in the middle of the Netherlands. Recreatiepark De Scherpenhof is located just 20 kilometers from the center of Apeldoorn and is also situated directly on the IJssel River, so you can enjoy the water! When you rent a camping pitch or a vacation home at a vacation resort near Apeldoorn, you can easily reach the Veluwe for a delightful walk or bicycle ride. Alternatively, you can go shopping in the center of Apeldoorn. De Scherpenhof offers camping pitches, vacation homes, and safari tents! Furthermore, there are plenty of facilities to keep you entertained at the resort itself. When can we welcome you for a vacation at a campsite near Apeldoorn?

Vacation resort in the surroundings of Apeldoorn

At De Scherpenhof, you can choose between a camping pitch or a vacation home. We offer accommodations suitable for between four to twelve people. If you book a camping pitch at our campsite near Apeldoorn, you can even choose a pitch by the water! A vacation resort near Apeldoorn is perfect for going on many trips or just for doing nothing at all. Our bungalow resort near Apeldoorn is fully equipped. There is an indoor and outdoor swimming pool, and you can enjoy the wellness in the sauna and steam room or take a dip in the recreational lake! It is a delightful place for a weekend getaway in the Netherlands. Furthermore, our campsite near Apeldoorn is located directly on the IJssel River, and we have a marina. The children can have a blast in the kids club (during school vacations in the Netherlands), the indoor play paradise, or on the large outdoor playground. At the end of the day, you can join us in our restaurant De Steenoven or enjoy a drink in Café De Saloon.

Discover our wide range of facilities:

  • Indoor and outside pool
  • Recreation lake with beach
  • (Table) tennis and bowling alleys
  • Private marina
  • Indoor playground and Chill Zone

Surroundings of De Scherpenhof

There is plenty to do in the surroundings of our campsite in the vicinity of Apeldoorn. Consider, for example, taking a trip to Apeldoorn itself. Here you can enjoy a lovely shopping spree, grab a bite to eat at one of the restaurants, or go on a cultural trip to the CODA Museum or the Het Loo Palace. From our vacation resort near Apeldoorn, you can also easily reach the Veluwe, where you can enjoy walking and cycling, and who knows, you might even spot the Big Five of the Veluwe! Or should you leave it up to the kids? Then we recommend the Julianatoren children's amusement park or Gezinspark 't Smallert. Furthermore, our campsite near Apeldoorn is located directly on the IJssel River, where you can admire the ships passing by. How many can you count? All this is easy to do from our vacation resort near Apeldoorn!


    Apeldoorn is the place to be for a fun day out! Among other locations, you will find Children's Amusement Park Julianatoren here and you can go see the monkeys at the Apenheul.

    Art and culture

    Visit the beautiful gardens of Het Loo Palace, go to the CODA Museum or take a ride with the Veluwe Steam Train Company.


    Take a brisk walk through Oranjepark or Park Berg en Bos or take on the challenge at Klimbos Veluwe with courses at various levels.

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This is what previous guests asked us:

🚗 How far is it from your campgrounds to Apeldoorn?

From our cozy campground, it is about 20 kilometers to the vibrant center of Apeldoorn with its beautiful shopping streets and pleasant restaurants. That's half an hour by car or an hour by bicycle.

🏙️ What is there to do in Apeldoorn?

You won't be bored for a moment in Apeldoorn's vibrant center thanks to its beautiful shopping streets, cool attractions, natural parks and unique museums and castles. Visit Het Loo Palace for instance, or discover the different species of monkeys at the Apenheul.