Stayokay Heeg is situated on a former island on the edge of Heegermeer, the largest lake in Friesland. The hostel has its own ANWB-certified sailing school, ‘It Beaken’, as well as a harbour with authentic Frisian tjotter flatboats. It’s the perfect spot to learn how to sail, rent a boat to sail yourself or sail with a the help of a skipper. And are you looking for some Frisian conviviality? The hostel has a cosy brown café and a restaurant with a splendid view of the meadows and water.
|General||Luggage storage, bicycle racks, wheelchair accessible|
|Services||Bicycle rental, meeting facilities, children's beds, highchairs|
|Internet||Free! In the hostel wireless internet (wifi) is available in all public area's.|
|Parking||Free public parking is available at/close to the hostel.|
|Check-in||15:00 - 22:00|
|Check-out||08:00 - 10:00 a.m.|
|Breakfast||08:00 - 09:00 a.m. Read more about breakfast.|
|Dinner||17:30 – 18:30. Read more about dinner.|
|Cancellation and advance payments||You pay for your stay at Stayokay in advance. Cancellation terms & conditions apply in the event of a cancellation.|
|Children and extra beds||Free! Children aged 2 years or younger stay at Stayokay for free. No surcharge is payable for baby beds for children aged 2 years or younger. A maximum of one baby bed is permitted per room. Extra beds, children's beds or baby beds are subject to availability and confirmation by the hostel.|
|Pets||Pets are not permitted.|
|Bed linen||You will be given bed linen on arrival to make up your own bed. Please bring your own bed linen for children's beds.
Towels are not included. These can be rented at the hostel.
The surroundings of Stayokay Heeg offer unlimited possibilities. Be inspired by beautiful nature, discover cultural highlights and enjoy the best activities. And all of this right near the hostel!
Culture & city
Stayokay Heeg is located at an ideal place at the edge of Heeger Lake. From the warmth of the traditional Dutch pub you can watch the boats sail by. If you want sail or have sailing lessons, no problem; the hostel has its own sailing school: ‘t Beaken.
The hostel consists of the main building and a holiday residence and has a total of 39 rooms. All rooms have their own bathroom facilities.
The hostel’s extensive grounds offer a wide range of things to do:
Discover the gorgeous surroundings. There are all sorts of things to do!
Fancy some water fun? Stayokay Heeg is a fantastic location for school camps or work weeks, package deals and tailor-made (water sports) programmes. Read all about the possibilities.
Do you fancy going sailing (“skûtsjesilen”) on Heeger Lake with your sports team or club? Then come along to this unique group accommodation! All water sports are possible and the welcoming hostel offer all the facilities you need for an unforgettable stay.
Rehearse in the relaxing surroundings of Stayokay Heeg. With the lovely halls and the wide range of facilities, your rehearsal is certain to be a hit.
A weekend away with friends or a bachelor party, anything’s possible. Come along and enjoy water sports, the countryside or pay a visit to the genuine Frisian towns of Heeg, Sneek, Drachten or Leeuwarden.
Hold a meeting away from the office at Stayokay Heeg. It’s also perfect for team outings, workshops or staff parties with a break for sports. Have a look at the halls and facilities that the hostel has to offer.
From Sneek station take bus 46 in the direction of Gaastmeer. Get off at the ‘De Skatting’ stop. Before the bridge take a left. Follow this road until you see the bridge at the end. Take a right and cross the bridge (dead end) and walk until the gate in front of the Foekema yacht basin. Take a left, the hostel is at the end of this street. To plan the train trip we recommend to use www.ns.nl.
From the Sneek ring road continue in the direction of Woudsend. Follow the road until the Hommerts exit, towards Heeg. Drive through Osingahuizen, over the bridge, towards Heeg. At the roundabout continue on straight and then take the first exit left. Continue over the bridge, and follow the fork to the left. This is the Tollewei. Continue over the bridge (onto the dead end street) until you reach the gate in front of the Foekema yacht basin. Take a left, the hostel is at the end of this street.
From November 2014 until March 26, 2015, the hostel is only open on request on weekdays for groups from 10 or more people. Make a request!