How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Tennis Court
- Minbar in room
- Drycleaning onsite
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Non-smoking hotel
TripAdvisor Reviews SportSchloss Velen
Travel Blogs from Velen
... lunch...delicious! Then cruising for the afternoon on the River Rhine. Hot weather reaching 29deg great for beer drinking as we cruised looking at almost vertical vineyards on the hills side hills. Gorgeous villages on both sides of river and castle after castle some huge and impregnable looking others picturesque some converted to hotels but all perched on ...
... but it was fun playing with mud! I was tempted to throw some at Rachel, but decided it was probably not the best idea cause I knew I'd get it back, and I didn't really want my clothes all muddy, besides she was wearing my shirt!! We met a wonderful lady named Trainie (probably spelt that wrong, but I wrote it like it sounds) here who is 64, and seems to have the energy of a teenager! My first time meeting her was while she was popping balloons left over from the open house on ...
... back was a bit more adventurous as we hitchhiked back. We got three great rides from three really great people. Our last ride was a guy with his younger sister, his last name was also Vanderpyl (Rachel's last name) which was kind of cool. He took us out of his way to drop us off again at the train station so we could get our bikes. So nice and generous of him! One day on our way biking back from town we saw a cow sitting on its butt. I mean seriously this ...
... than GP is capable of doing. Other than a couple of queues due to road works, we eventually arrived at the camp site only to find it closed until 19:00hrs; couldn't even get passed the barrier to set up.
Once the very 'enthusiastic' staff member arrived, we set up and settled down for the night after a BBQ and a few beers.
The 11 June saw ...
... for his grandpa.
I feel so fortunate that I was even invited! I mean, a family
event is a family event.
We got there, and although 'eine' and 'kinder' were two of
the only words I understood, it was wonderful being
I got to see ...