Our "Parkhotel de Wiemsel" is located in the Twente region in the East of the Netherlands. This landmark stands for a unique combination of green nature, cultural heritage and vibrant cities. Nature lovers will find extensive meadows and pastures, bubbling rivers and many forests. Numerous castles, country estates and traditional farm houses are situated in this picturesque landscape. You can find this treasure right in front of our doorstep. Whether it is a winter walk through the snow, a ramble through colorful autumn forests, an excursion through snowy landscapes or a bike tour in the wintersun - relax actively in Twente!
The 700 year old artist town of Ootmarsum, with its peaceful traditional half-timbered facades, is located in northwestern Twente. The narrow alleys entice you to stroll around and enjoy the atmosphere. Enjoy a relaxing cup of coffee in the sunshine and bask in the creativity of the town. Everywhere you go you will discover little galleries with a wide variety of offerings. Inspiring and fascinating.In the most well known and architecturally fascinating Tom Schulten museum, you will find an overview of the works of this internationally renowned painter from the Twente region, famous for his colorful mosaic landscape paintings. The museum also displays bronze, ceramic, marble and glass pieces by Dutch and international sculptors.
The "Spa & Wellness de Wiemsel" with its own parc terrace and private lounge is a world apart from the rest. The word "wellness" implies total comfort and wellbeing. Whether it´s a relaxing aroma oil massage, a gentle facial or a new hairstyle, we want you to be comfortable, relax and rejuvenate. And if you can not decide between the numerous treatments, then you can enjoy our "Maxi-Holiday", 5 hours the full pampering program just for you: intensive facial treatment, full body massage, eyelash dyeing, neck mask and decollet care, pendicular and manicure, accompanied by a delicious wellness salad and healthy juices ... no wish remains open.
In a historic country house on the edge of our hotel park, we offer our guests a small exclusive and very diverse collection of contemporary art from all over the world, from paintings to graphics to sculptures. Henning J. Claassen, owner of the Parkhotel de Wiemsel, has been an enthusiastic art collector for over 40 years and founded the "Galerie im Alten Kaufhaus" in his home town Lüneburg 10 years ago. Now the guests of the Parkhotel can also enjoy the extraordinary collection in a private atmosphere.
Another of the region´s highlights is golfing. Players of all levels can enjoy a variety of golf courses in the surrounding area and have the choice between first-class golf courses and wonderful natural spots with a view of the Twente countryside. Around our hotel there are many good golf courses and the region is ideal for a weekend trip. Whether you are just starting to play golf or want to improve your Handycap, you can do both in a relaxed atmosphere.
To enjoy even more of the beautiful summer evenings, the 5,000 trees and plants in our park shine in an extraordinary splendour of light when darkness arrives. From now on you can experience our hotel park not only during the day but also in the evening in a completely new light.