1. Netherlands
  2. Drenthe
  3. Odoorn (Borger-Odoorn)
  4. Natuurcamping ‘t Vlintenholt

Natuurcamping ‘t Vlintenholt

Location and atmosphere

‘t Vlintenholt is situated in the forestry area Odoorn. In the centre of the wood is a sheep barn where local breed of moorland sheep and cows are grazing.


The campsite has spacious pitches: 98 tents and 107 caravans can be accommodated on (one of) the fields, separated by old trees and bushes. This offers lots of privacy. The sanitary buildings has a vegetation roof and the water is heated by solar panels. The premises are carfree. You can rent bikes at the reception and some completely equipped tents (of De Waard) at the campsite. You are welcome with your horse too, with or without covered wagon; there is a meadow available.

Surroundings and activities

In the woody environment you can make many bicycle and walking tours. Nearby there is a watchtower. In Borger is the national Hunebed (megalitic grave) Information Centre with the largest dolmen of Netherlands and the Boomkroonpad (tree-top trail). Barger-Compascuum has an open air moor museum (Nationaal Veenpark) and the open air museum Zeven Markten in Schoonoord will show you how people lived in Drenthe in the past.

General information

Opening times campsite28-03 t/m 31-10ReservationNot possible or not necessary, but desirable

Languages spoken

German, Spanish, French, Dutch, English

Selfcatering housingunit

Number of persons4Number of holiday units1Please bring your own bed linenPlease bring your own towelsPrice smallest unit per week€ 350 (€ 50 per dag met vier personen)

Group accommodation

Number of persons40Number of rooms8Please bring your own bed linenPlease bring your own sleeping bagPlease bring your own towelsPrices on request

Normal camping

Accommodation for rent (such as a cabin, tent, yurt, gypsy wagon, trailer or caravan) etc.Total number of pitches164Number of tent pitches Price tent per night€ 19-21 (incl. 2p.)Price caravan/camper per night€ 19-21 (incl. 2p.)Costs for use electricity per day€ inclusief + warme douchePrices cabin or bungalow per day€ 50 (boomhut, 2p.)Price carparking€ inclusief


Distance to supermarketOdoorn en Exloo, 2 km Distance to ecological food storeEmmen, Wilhelminastraat 50A, 8 km Distance to restaurantsOdoorn, Exloo, Valthe en Emmen, 2-8 km




Bicycles for rent

Facilities for playing outside

Detailed information on the environment

Facilities and activities in the surroundings (< 15 km)

Marked cycle routes

Bicycles for rent

Marked trails

Guided nature tours



Open-air swimming pool

Indoor swimming pool



Special target groups

Pets allowed if agreed upon

Landscape characteristics

Forest and/or moorland, mixed agricultural

Route description

Nearest cityEmmenNearest villageOdoorn