Recreational area Bussloo

Near Apeldoorn, not far from highway A1 and A50, you'll find recreational area Bussloo with a private beach and more. IT is a beautiful far-stretched area of about 100 hectares of nature, a fifteen minute drive from our Van der Valk Hotel De Cantharel.

Beach around the corner 

The recreational lake of Bussloo has eight beaches with plenty of possibilities to swim, play beach volleyball or for children to play with one of many playground facilities. In addition, it is the perfect place to go fishing, and there are plenty of opportunities to enjoy a snack and a drink.


For divers, Bussloo is the perfect place to enjoy underwater life up to 12 meters deep. In the lake, an underwater park has been created with an underwater bus stop, touring car and water house where you can take impressive dives and admire all kinds of fish. Please click here for more information.

Hiking and cycling

A trip around the lake, about 9 kilometers, is one of the sportive challenges in Bussloo. In addition, the natural reserve is the perfect starting point for many other hikes and cycling trips. To this end, manager RGV has mapped various trails.

Pitch & Putt 
For golfers, Bussloo built a Pitch & Putt where you can practice your golfing skills for the small distances between 30 and 90 meters. The course is located in the wooded area and has small courses of 9, 18 and 27 holes. You don't require a GVB.

Book a package

Combine a wonderful day in Bussloo with a package of Van der Valk Hotel De Cantharel. After a sportive day in nature, you'll be able to relax at one of our comfortable hotel rooms. You are more than welcome with us.